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QUIZ: Have you got the X Factor?

X Factor

Love it or loathe it, X Factor and 'Mr Nasty' Simon Cowell, are back on our screens and set to take over our Saturday nights until Christmas.

And while we can all name some of its bigger pop offerings such as One Direction and Leona Lewis, are the other contestants really that memorable?

We've taken a look back over the show's history and come up with a fun quiz to test your knowledge of the talent show, so let's see if you have the X Factor...

 

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Q.1 Who won the 1st series?

Q.2 In which series was a 4th judge added?

Q.3 And who was that 4th judge?

Q.4 Which judge never had a winner?

Q.5 Who beat JLS to the number 1 position in series 5?

Q.6 Who was Nicole Scherzinger’s winning act?

Q.7 What position did One Direction finish in?

Q.8 Who was Leona Lewis’ mentor when she won series 3?

Q.9 Who took home the winning title in series 4?

Q.10 How many contestants have left the show under circumstances not related to official elimination?

All correct answers

Q.1 Who won the 1st series?
Answer: Steve Brookstein

Q.2 In which series was a 4th judge added?
Answer: Four

Q.3 And who was that 4th judge?
Answer: Dannii Minogue

Q.4 Which judge never had a winner?
Answer: Gary Barlow

Q.5 Who beat JLS to the number 1 position in series 5?
Answer: Alexandra Burke

Q.6 Who was Nicole Scherzinger’s winning act?
Answer: James Arthur

Q.7 What position did One Direction finish in?
Answer: 3rd

Q,8 Who was Leona Lewis’ mentor when she won series 3?
Answer: Simon Cowell

Q.9 Who took home the winning title in series 4?
Answer: Leon Jackson

Q.10 How many contestants have left the show under circumstances not related to official elimination?
Answer: 3 (Emily Nakanda, Frankie Cocozza and Lucy Spraggan)

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