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Old 10-04-2010, 04:14 PM   #1
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Trivia 10/4

trivia 10/4
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Experts estimate that as many as 1.7 million people who enter U.S. hospitals each year end up contracting an avoidable and unnecessary infection during their hospital stay, and that 99,000 of them will die from those infections.

1. which u.s. president used a middle initial but had no middle name?
2. under what name did a woman born Elizabeth Griscom gain patriotic fame?
3. what's the most famous site in the black hills?
4. what's the name shared by a color and the Latin word for water?
5. what's the large american city whose business district includes "the
loop"?
6. which state has as it's principal river is the st. john's?
7. Where is the Netherlands' seat of government and administration ?
8. Really Tough Question Dept;
How many Volkswagen Beetles were sold in the U.S. in 1949, the year they were introduced ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The New York Marathon is the USA's oldest annual marathon.
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1. TRUMAN
2. dolly Madison
3. MT. RUSHMORE
4. AQUA
5. CHICAGO
6. Florida
7. The Hague
8. two
CRAP !!
The New York Marathon was first run in 1970.
The honor goes to the Boston Marathon, which has been run since 1897.

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I got the ones in red:

1. TRUMAN
2. dolly Madison
3. MT. RUSHMORE
4. AQUA
5. CHICAGO

6. Florida
7. The Hague
8. two--I guessed 20
CRAP !!

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