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Old 10-17-2012, 03:22 PM   #1
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trivia 10 / 17

trivia 10 / 17
Brown sugar is white sugar combined with molasses, which gives it a soft texture. There is light and dark brown sugar -- with the light generally being a more delicate flavor and the dark being the old-fashioned style with more intense molasses flavor. Both granulated and liquid brown sugar are now available but neither of these forms should be substituted for regular brown sugar in recipes.
1. What was singer Rudy Vallee's nick-name?
2. What is your home state if you are a "down-easter"?
3. The Ken Berry character , Captain Wilton Parmenter, was featured in what TV sitcom?
4. What year saw the release of the original movie "The Omen"?
a. - 1970
b. - 1972
c. - 1974
d. - 1976
5. what cartoon feline was fond of telling us, "I hate meeces to pieces!"?
6. What was the original name of CITGO, the Gasoline company?
7. The 1973 movie, "Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid" starred what two pop music idols?
8. Minnesota's lake Itaska is the source of what river?
The first refrigerator was built in 1859.
1. the vagabond lover
2. maine
3. "F-TROOP"
4. - d
6. Cities Service
8. the mississippi
In 1859, a Frenchman named Ferdinand Carr'e invented the very first refrigerator, which
effectively used ammonia as a cooling agent. Ammonia was eventually replaced by
fluoride-chlorine-hydrocarbon, which helped refrigerators run more efficiently, but
scientists soon discovered that it had a very negative impact on the ozone layer.
Environmentally friendly fridges soon appeared-using ammonia again.

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