Brain Game: Fun with Flags, Episode 3

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With apologies to Dr. Sheldon Cooper (and in celebration of the season-ending episode of The Big Bang Theory Thursday evening), we present a new edition of Fun with Flags. Let's see how you Civil War buffs do with today's Think Thursday challenge at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Here goes:

At the beginning of the U.S. Civil War (1861),
how many stars appeared on the
official flag of the United States?

Here is the ANSWER.

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May 16, 2013 - 2:47pm
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