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Old 05-25-2013, 09:16 AM   #1
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trivia 5/24

trivia 5/24

DID YOU KNOW...
Dogs have a wet nose to collect more of the tiny droplets of smelling chemicals in the air.

1. Dear Agnes, How does a nice earthworm meet another of the opposite sex?
Signed, Fishin' For Mates
a. - Dear Fishin', The ladies are lighter, and a bit slimier too!
b. - Dear Fishin', Try hanging out in the best pile of rotten leaves that you can find.
c. - Dear Fishin', Stop lookin' for the opposite sex...because there aren't any!
d. - Dear Fishin', Look for a worm with fewer segments than you- that's the one!
2. What is the name for the act of a female dog giving birth ?
(Hint; the word starts with “W”.)
3. In all of her films, Shirley Temple had the same number of curls in her hair ; What’s the number ?
a. – 36
b. – 46
c. – 56
d. – 66
4. How many of the fifty have land north of Canada’s southernmost point ?
a. –12
b. – 16
c. – 24
d. – 27
5. Fill in the Blank;
On average, babies born in the month of _______ are 7 ounces heavier than those born I the other months.
6. What is the hump of a camel made up of, mostly ?
7. What is the number of kernels on the average ear of yellow corn ?
(Bonus; ... and how many rows, on average ?)
8. Fill in the blank;
The dye used to stamp the grade on meat is edible ; it’s made from _____ skims.
TRUTH OR CRAP "??
Actor Lee Marvin and boxing great Joe Louis are buried in adjacent graves.
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1. – c
2. Whelping
3. – c
4. – d *
5. May
6. Fat
7. 800 (16)
8. Grape
TRUTH !!
They are buried side-by-side at Arlington National Cemetery, both having served during WWII, Marvin in the Marine Corps, and Louis in the Army.

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California, Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Mass.,
Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North
Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont,
Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

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Old 05-25-2013, 09:34 AM   #2
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ohio and nebraska? really? are we talking about some phenomenon of latitude and the earth's tilted axis?
i know we have more of their geese than they do, but that's just a sinister plot in the making.
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Old 05-25-2013, 10:45 AM   #3
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ohio and nebraska? really? are we talking about some phenomenon of latitude and the earth's tilted axis?
i know we have more of their geese than they do, but that's just a sinister plot in the making.
Look for Pelee (?) Island on a map.
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Old 05-25-2013, 08:06 PM   #5
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cool, thanks steve and lt. never heard of it.


ya learn something new every day.
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