You probably remember a time when you believed everything your teacher taught you and your classmates. Unfortunately, not all of it was correct. Here are 10 facts most of us have learned in school that are actually wrong.

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Christopher Columbus discovered America – Basically everyone credits Columbus for discovering America, but it was actually discovered by a viking named Leif Eriksson, centuries before Christopher was even born. This Norwegian explorer managed to reach America around 1000 A.D.