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Old 12-17-2012, 04:11 PM   #1
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trivia 12/17

trivia 12/17
the amount of corn needed to produce enough fuel to power the average SUV for one
week would, in it's natural state (corn) feed 26 people for a year.

1. What TV character owned a racing machine named "Drag-u-la"?
2. Forrest Mars and E. Bruce Murrie invented what famous food item?
3. What's the weight of one cubic foot of fresh water, to the nearest pound ?
a. – 42 pounds
b. – 48 pounds
c. – 55 pounds
d. – 64 pounds

4. What does a deltiologist collect?
a. – Matchbook Covers
b. – Postcards
c. – Refrigerator Magnets
d. - Comic Books
5. What's the diameter of a standard CD or DVD?
6. What's the former name of Nova Scotia?
7. What player holds the Major League career record for most games played?
8. What's the weight of the amount of tea in an average tea bag?
An English author named Eric Blair coined the term, "Cold War".
2. M&M'S
3. – d (62.4 pounds)
4. – b
5. 120 millimeters, or 4.7 inches
8. 2 GRAMS
Eric Blair is much better known by his
pen name, George Orwell ("Nineteen Eighty-four" and "Animal Farm"). In 1945, he
wrote an essay entitled, "You and the Atomic Bomb", in which he cautioned of a
"permanent state of "cold" war".

“Popcorn for breakfast! Why not? It's a grain. It's like, like, grits, but with high self-esteem.”
― James Patterson
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