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Old 04-28-2009, 03:08 PM   #1
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Trivia 4/28

trivia 4/28
DID YOU KNOW...
FACTOID;
Aztec emperor Montezuma drank 50 golden goblets of hot chocolate every day. It was thick, dyed red and flavored with chili peppers.

1. Which Florida city is farther west; St. Petersburg or Tampa ?
2. What Year Is It ?
Hockey legend Gordie Howe retires - Iranian hostage rescue is a fiasco - "Yorkshire Ripper" is sentenced to life imprisonment............
3. What species of fish is the world's largest ?
4. Who directed his last movie, Eyes Wide Shut ?
5. In computer-speak, what does ISP stand for ?
6. The Sultana grape was once used to make wine. Today, however, it's cultivated primarily for producing......what ?
7. What's the term for dying without having made a Will ?
8. Cinemashups-
Where-in John Denver is enlisted by George Burns to Evacuate Tokyo before a prehistoric monster destroys it !
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
A "Byte" equals 8 "Bits"; Half-a-Byte is called a "Nybble".
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1. St. Petersburg
2. 1980
3. Whale Shark
4. Stanley Kubrick
5. Internet Service Provider
6. Raisins
7. Instesate
8. Oh, Godzilla
TRUTH !!
bit - A single binary digit, that can have either value 0 or 1.
byte - 8 bits.
nybble - 4 bits.
word - 32 bits
halfword - 16 bits
doubleword - 64 bits

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Only missed #4 and #8, even got the TorC.
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