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Old 04-05-2011, 03:29 PM   #1
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trivia 4/5

trivia 4/5
Different colored roses have different meanings. Red means love, yellow means friendship, and pink means friendship or sweetheart. Red carnations mean admiration, white carnations mean pure love, red chrysanthemums mean love, forget-me-nots mean true love, primrose means young love, and larkspur means an open heart .

1. What's the medicinally active alkaloid obtained from the bark of the Cinchona tree?
2. What was the name of the gang who, in 1892, attempted to rob two banks at
the same time in Coffeeville, Kansas?
3. What was Thomas A. Edison's last invention?
4. How long must you be wed to experience your diamond anniversary?
5. What was the currency of Greece before the adoption of the Euro ?
6. Name the opera whose title character is a legendary ghost.
7. Which state has it's second largest city at Ogden?
8. In which city did the Ferris wheel make it's debut?
a. - New York
b. - Chicago
c. - London
d. - Paris
Borscht is named for an early 20th century Russian statesman who, due to a skin condition, was permanently red-faced.
1. quinine
3. the phonograph needle
4. 60 YEARS
5. The Drachma
6. the Flying Dutchman
8. b - Chicago
The name of that vegetable-rich stew is simply the Yiddish word for soup.

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I hate liars almost as much as I hate skim milk ! Skim milk is water, lying about being milk !"
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