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Old 11-23-2011, 07:28 AM   #1
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trivia 11/22

trivia 11/22
DID YOU KNOW...

The average human has 46 chromosomes; the average goldfish has 94.


1. What U.S. city did the Dutch call New Amsterdam?
2. What percentage of the paper used in the USA is made from recycled paper ?
3. who was the only US president to face enemy fire while in office?
4. what's the largest number of military casualties (killed and wounded)
suffered by Americans in one day of fighting?
5. the message, "this machine surrounds hate and forces it to surrender" is
inscribed on the banjo of what famous folk singer?
6. what body of water is linked to the sea of Azov via the Kerch Strait?
7. What's the largest of the Grecian Islands?
8. what was the name of Hope's pet dog on "Thirty-Something"?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
NBA star Yao Ming was born to Chinese parents who were both under 5 1/2 feet
tall.
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1. New York City
2. 72 % ( and 85% of all corrugated cardboard)
3. JAMES MADISON
4. 26,000 (civil war-second bull run-LT)
5. PETE SEEGER
6. the black sea
7. CRETE
8. Grendel
CRAP !!
Yao, who measures 7 ' 6 " and weighs 310 pounds, is the son of parents who
both top six feet. Yao's 6 foot-7 inch father played on a shanghai team,
and his mother, at 6 feet 3 inches tall, played center for the Chinese
national team.



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