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Old 03-24-2010, 04:32 PM   #1
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Trivia 3/24

trivia 3/24
The most money ever paid for a cow in an auction was $1.3 million.

1. According to Mark (6:38-44), how many people were fed by Jesus with two fishes and five loaves of bread ?
2. What nickname did Hockey great Bernie Geoffrion, boxing champ Ray Mancini, and tennis phenom Boris Becker have in common ?
3. What does an Exobiologist study ?
4. How many pounds of fresh grapes does it take to produce a pound of raisins ?
5. Really tough Question Dept;
There are four Movies, with animal names in their titles, that have won the coveted "Best Picture" Oscar ; can you name them ?
6. Fill in the blank ;
The Malayan Flying Fox is the world's largest bat, with a wingspan of over _____ feet.
7. What is the term for kernels of Popcorn that don't pop ?
8. What kind of nuts are featured in "Nutella" spread ?
The remains of Jumbo, the Elephant are kept in a peanut butter jar at a U.S. University.

1. 5,000
2. "Boom-Boom"
3. Extraterrestrial Life
4. about 4 1/2 pounds
5. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1976), The Deer hunter (1979), Dances With Wolves (1991) and The Silence of the Lambs (1992)
6. Six
7. Old Maids
8. Hazelnuts
Jumbo the Elephant, of Barnum & Baily Circus fame, was killed in a Circus Train accident in 1885. P.T. Barnum had him stuffed and in 1889 donated him to Tufts University, where he became the university mascot.
When fire destroyed the mammoth mascot in 1975, his ashes were put in a peanut butter jar and kept for good luck for the university's sports teams, which are known as the Jumbos.

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