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Old 04-26-2010, 03:48 PM   #1
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Trivia 4/26

trivia 4/26
President Eisenhower named the presidential retreat Camp David after his grandson. President Franklin Roosevelt previously had called it the 'USS Shangri La.

1. Fill in the Blanks;
On Aug. 3, 19__, the nuclear-powered submarine ________ became the first vessel to cross the North Pole underwater.
2. What does HTML stand for in computer-speak ?
3. Most Drivers should know this ; What is the more common name for Ethylene Glycol?
4. what is studied by a toxicologist?
5. which dessert was created in 1870 to honor a recent united states
6. how old was Shirley temple when she made her movie debut?
7. what's the name shared by a mountain range and a reference book?
8. which libation gets it's name from the middle english for "burnt wine"?
bottling rights for coca cola were sold for one dollar.
1. 58 - Nautilus
2. Hyper Text Markup Language.
3. Anti-Freeze
6. seven
8. brandy
in late 1891, Asa Chandler purchased the secret formula from inventor John
Pemberton for $2,300. Chandler concentrated on soda fountain drink sales
and wasn't interested in having the product bottled, and in 1899 he sold
the exclusive rights to bottle the drink across most of the united states to
two attorneys for one dollar.

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