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Old 03-24-2011, 04:17 PM   #1
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trivia 3/24

trivia 3/24
DID YOU KNOW...
The canned goods that were the subject of the first food standards established by the Food and Drug Administration were Tomato products ; Canned Tomatoes, Tomato Puree' and Tomato Paste.
The Agency's second set of standards dealt with Jams and Jellies.

1. In which 20th century Presidential election did a third party candidate
come in second?
2. Name the nursery rhyme destination whose distance was "three-score miles
and ten".
3. Which of Shakespeare's plays features a young sister named Blanca?
4. Who was the losing team when the only World Series perfect game was
pitched?
5. Which national landmark is prominently featured in the movie, North by Northwest ?
6. Do you recall the name of the Jetson's family pet?
7. Which state holds the dubious honor of experiencing the most lightning
strikes per year?
8. Who was the first President of the USA to be born in the twentieth
century?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The name for the dot above an "i" or "j" is called a flicker.
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1. 1912
2. Babylon
3. The Taming of the Shrew
4. THE DODGERS
5. MT. RUSHMORE
6. ASTRO
7. Florida
8. John F. Kennedy
CRAP !!
According to Oxford Dictionaries, it is called a "Superscript Dot". It is better known as a "Tittle", as in the Biblical "Jot and Tittle".

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Old 03-28-2011, 06:30 AM   #2
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In question number one, when you are asking about presidential elections, to which country are you refering?
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:20 PM   #3
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In question number one, when you are asking about presidential elections, to which country are you refering?

FYI - All "Presidential" questions refer to the USA, unless mentioned otherwise.........

I am USA - based, so my questions are usually from that platform..........
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