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Old 11-13-2008, 04:04 PM   #1
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Trivia 11/13

TRIVIA 11/13



DID YOU KNOW...

THICK SKIN: THE BARK OF THE GIANT SEQUOIA CAN BE UP TO 2 FEET THICK.



1. Name the six states that border on South Dakota .
2. Multiple Choice;
In the 1966 Sci-Fi thriller, The Fantastic Voyage, the miniaturized ship and crew were injected into the bloodstream of a scientist to remove..................
a. an assassin's bullet
b. a blood clot
c. a tumor
d. a bone fragment
.................................. from his brain .
3. Three-quarters of the cadmium mined annually is used, with nickel, to produce what common household item ?
4. What Canadian-born actor's 1999 memoir was entitled Get a Life ?
5. What nation is divided by the Cook Strait ?
6. Prior to 1993, what were the four divisions of the National Hockey league ?
7. Czechoslovakia is no more; divided into what two countries ?
8. Who was honored as TIME magazine's very first (1928) "Man of the Year" ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Black olives are grown in warmer climates than their green cousins.
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.1. North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana
2. b- blood clot
3. Batteries
4. William Shatner
5. New Zealand
6. Adams, Norris, Patrick, and Smythe
7. the Czech Republic and Slovakia
8. Charles Lindbergh
CRAP !!
The only difference between a green and a black olive is their level of maturity.
Green olives, if left longer on the vine, will ripen into black olives.

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Old 11-14-2008, 12:11 AM   #2
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Today I got #s 1, 2, 3, 7, and T or C. Can't believe I didn't get #5.

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