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Old 10-06-2010, 04:50 PM   #1
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Trivia 10/6

trivia 10/6
DID YOU KNOW...
Based on the average life of a G2 star such as the sun, its present age estimated to be 4.6 billion years, halfway through its lifetime.

1. Which Shakespearean character offered his kingdom for a horse ?
2. What's the Roman name for the Greek God Eros ?
3. What percentage of the United States mainland is occupied by Texas ?
4. Who was the loser in the 1968 Presidential election ?
5. Under what identity did the fictional Hal Jordan perform heroics ?
6. What's the western-most state that borders on the Great Lakes ?
7. Where did the mythical Vulcan operate his forge ?
8. Which state was the setting for the TV western, Gunsmoke ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Paul Revere, of Revolutionary War fame, was the first person known to use dental records to identify a corpse.
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1. Richard III
2. Cupid
3. 21 %
4. Hubert Humphrey
5. the Green Lantern
6. Minnesota
7. Inside Mt. Etna
8. Kansas
TRUTH !!
Revere, a Silversmith, identified the body of Dr. Joseph Warren by using records of Warren's teeth, two of which revere had joined together with silver wire.
Warren,the Patriot leader who sent Revere on his famous midnight ride, was killed in the Battle of Bunker hill.

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Old 10-06-2010, 05:01 PM   #2
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I get worse every day! I got the ones in red.

1. Richard III
2. Cupid
3. 21 %
4. Hubert Humphrey
5. the Green Lantern
6. Minnesota
7. Inside Mt. Etna
8. Kansas
TRUTH !!


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Old 10-06-2010, 05:48 PM   #3
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1. Richard III
2. Cupid
3. 21 %
4. Hubert Humphrey
5. the Green Lantern
6. Minnesota
7. Inside Mt. Etna
8. Kansas
TRUTH !!

I got the ones in red.

You don't read the right comic books or listen to the right old time radio shows, Barbara! :)

Thanks, LuckTrim, these are so much fun!
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