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Quiz: Head lice

A head louse

Question 1

How many children in the UK are likely to get nits each year?

A: One million
B: Three million
C: Thirteen million

Question 2

What are head lice eggs called?

A: Nots
B: Nats
C: Nits

Question 3

How many eggs can a female head louse lay each day?

A: Three
B: Five
C: Fifteen

Question 4

What colour are head lice?

A: Black
B: Brown
C: Grey

Question 5

Head lice prefer clean hair - true or false?

A: True
B: False

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