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Old 04-30-2013, 04:24 PM   #1
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trivia 4/30

trivia 4/30
DID YOU KNOW...
On April 30, 1939, the first small-scale experimental television broadcast葉o the few research institutions, companies, and individuals in the US who owned a TV葉ook place. What was shown? The opening ceremony of the New York World痴 Fair. It was the first-ever TV show.



1. Who was the first private citizen to own a Humvee?
(Hint; It was a gift from the manufacture, the first to come off the line ! )
2. What North American island did Dutchman Peter Minuit purchase from natives in
1626?
3. What California city is the "Capital" of the Silicon Valley?
4. The New Jersey Turnpike was built to connect what two cities?
5. What's the name of the "beast" in "Beauty and the beast"?
6. What year was the board game "Candyland" introduced?
a. - 1944
b. - 1949
c. - 1954
d. - 1959
7. Under what name did actress Demetria Guynes achieve stardom?
8. What popular Horror flick was set in Haddonfield, Illinois?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
No Dinosaur fossils have been found in Antarctica.
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1. ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER
2. MANHATTAN
3. san jose
4. NEW YORK CITY AND PHILADELPHIA, PA.
5. vincent
6. - b
7. demi moore
8. "halloween"
CRAP !!
Scientists have found Antarctic fossils of most of the major types of dinosaurs.
Like the rest of the continents, Antarctica was once close to the equator, and was at one
point connected to South America via a land bridge.
It is believed that Antarctica drifted to the south pole about 40 million years ago.

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