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Old 12-15-2010, 04:14 PM   #1
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Trivia 12/15

trivia 12/15
DID YOU KNOW...
Basketball, racquetball, and volleyball were all invented at YMCA facilities.

1. What do we call an expanse of water containing many scattered islands ?
(Hint; starts with "A")
2. Who was the first U.S. President to visit Moscow ?
3. "Don't Look Down" Dept. ;
On your standard keyboard, reading left to right, there are two groups of three letters each that are arranged alphabetically ; what are they ?
(Hint; they're in the middle row.....)
4. In the 1980's, Southern Rhodesia changed it's name to..................what ?
5. What are the names of the Chipmunks of popular music fame ?
6. To which of the fifty must I travel to visit Zion National Park ?
7. What's the tune that these lyrics are from......
I'm so young and you're so old
This, my darling I've been told
(Bonus; who recorded it ?)
8. Which Nevada city is farther west, Carson City, Reno, or Virginia City ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The Guinness Book of Records was commissioned by Sir Hugh Beaver, the managing director of the Guinness Brewery, in 1951.
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1. An Archipelago
2. Nixon
3. FGH & JKL
4. Zimbabwe
5. Alvin, Theodore and Simon
6. Utah
7. Diana (Paul Anka)
8. Reno
TRUTH !!
Twins Norris and Ross McWhirter, who had been running a fact-finding agency in London, were hired by the Brewery to compile the first edition, and it became a best-seller within five months on the market.

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1. An Archipelago
2. Nixon
3. FGH & JKL
4. Zimbabwe
5. Alvin, Theodore and Simon
6. Utah
7. Diana (Paul Anka)
8. Reno
TRUTH !!

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