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Old 01-02-2013, 11:05 AM   #1
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trivia 1/2

trivia 1/2
DID YOU KNOW...
THE ODDS OF LIVING TO BE 100 YEARS OLD;
Women - 375 to 1; Men - 1400 to 1

1. Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947, breaking the color barrier in Major League Baseball.. ; the last team to include a Negro on their roster was the Boston Red Sox......... How many years passed between these two events ?
a. – 3
b. – 6
c. – 9
d. – 12
2. The forward upper deck of a sailing ship is pronounced the Fo’c’s’le, (folk – sill)...
what is the correct non-abbreviated spelling ?
3. What year saw Martin Luther King day observed in all fifty states ?
a. – 1986
b. – 1993
c. – 2000
d. – 2005
4. Fill in the blank ;
About __ % of the human brain is composed of fat.
5. How long had Odysseus been away when he returned home from the Trojan war ?
a. – 19 years
b. – 23 years
c. – 27 years
d. – 31 years
6. Under what conditions would a US Military “NBC” suit be worn ?
7. If I suffer from Amusia, what is my problem ?
8. A Rafter is a collection of what creatures?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
If you hold the ecclesiastic rank of Cardinal, you wear a violet zucchetto.
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1. – d
2. – Forecastle
3. c
4. 60 %
5. - a
6. a Nuclear, Biological, or Chemical Attack
7. I’m Tone-Deaf
8. Turkeys
CRAP !!
Cardinals wear a red or scarlet zucchetto, or skull-cap; Bishops or Archbishops wear the violet, Popes wear white; Priests or Deacons may wear black, but they rarely do.

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