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Old 06-17-2006, 09:51 AM   #1
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?? Saturday JEOPARDY

Did you know...
IN LONDON, ABOUT 75,000 UMBRELLAS ARE LOST EVERY YEAR ON BUSES AND SUBWAYS
JEOPARDY- The Nile
1. ($200)- The first of the ten Biblical plagues of Egypt occurred when the waters of the Nile were turned into this...
2. ($600)- The High Dam across the Nile at this city creates Lake Nasser, one of the largest reservoirs in the world...
3. ($1000)- The Nile runs through Cairo, the Egyptian capital, and Khartoum, the capital of this large country...
DOUBLE JEOPARDY- Let's go Ballooning
4. ($400)- This man, then a US President, was one of the spectators when the first balloon voyage in the USA took off from Philadelphia in 1793...
5. ($1200)- The cooling vent in a hot-air balloon isn't used unless the pilot wants to do this rapidly...
6. ($2000)- The Montgolflier brothers launched a hot-air balloon- with a rooster, a duck, and a sheep as passengers- at this French palace in 1783...
FINAL JEOPARDY- Natural Wonders
7. Given it's current name by John Wesley Powell, it's called Kailab, or "Mountain Lying Down" by the Paiute Indians...
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1. What is blood?
2. What is Aswan?
3. What is Sudan?
4. who is George Washington ?
5. . What is descend?
(acceptable- land; go down)
6.. What is Versailles?
7. What is the Grand Canyon?

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Old 06-17-2006, 11:24 AM   #2
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Um...luckytrim? The answers are a bit whacked. You are missing the answer to 4 and then the others after that are mis numbered.
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Old 06-17-2006, 03:49 PM   #3
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we can blame that on my mexican friend- jose cuervo!!



all fixed!
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..and THX 4 the heads-up
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