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Here is a question sent in by Maga aka Goutham DL.

Connect the two gentlemen with a particular song.
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Cracked by Chandrakant and raklodramA.

Answer

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Guest Question-6

This one is from Logik. Connect.

1.5_12. 5_2

3.5_3 4.5_4

Cracked by Rithwick and Vikram.

ANSWER: Lecoq named the element “gallia” after his native land of France. It was later claimed that, in one of those multilingual puns so beloved of men of science in the early 19th century, he had also named gallium after himself, as his name, “Le coq,” is the French for “the rooster,” and the Latin for “rooster” is “gallus”; however, in an 1877 article Le coq denied this supposition. (The supposition was also noted in Building Blocks of the Universe, a book on the elements by Isaac Asimov.)

By Jove!

Id and Connect.

CS ESdl

Cracked by Logik alone.

ANSWER: 1 & 2: Carolyn and Eugene Shoemaker. 3: David H Levy.

Connect: The Famous Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 that collided with Jupiter in 1994.