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Answers of Gopal's Weekly Quiz - 87:

The Question:

It was founded by Scottish printers Andrew Bell, Colin Macfarquhar and William Smellie, and was first published in 1771 as a three volume edition. What are we talking about?

The answer:

The Encyclopaedia Britannica. It was originally published under the title- 'The Britannica-A Dictionary of Arts and Sciences'. Unable to meet the expenses of updating and publishing what had grown into a 20-volume set in 1810, they sold it to Americans Horace Hooper and Walter Jackson.

Results of Gopal's Weekly Quiz - 87:

No. of respondents: 1

No. of correct answers: 1

The Respondents:

1. Chandan Kumar
His Answer: enclycopaedia britannica.

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