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Old 05-09-2011, 04:17 PM   #1
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trivia 5/9

trivia 5/9
DID YOU KNOW...
Coffee beans have more than 800 flavor characteristics, compared to red wine's 400 flavor characteristics.

1. What does the name "Buenos Aires" translate to in English ?
2. From what critter do we acquire Angora ?
3. Sen. Joseph McCarthy was able to make a name for himself by claiming to know of Communists working in which government department?
4. Which of the following fall into the category of "Arthropods" ?
a. - Spiders and Scorpions
b. - Crabs and Shrimps
c. - Mosquitoes and Bees
d. - All of these are Arthropods
5. which animal comes in a pismire variety?
6. in which state is Abe Lincoln buried?
7. how long is the pa. turnpike, including the northeast extension?
a. - 270 miles
b. - 370 miles
c. - 470 miles
8. what does the "moh's scale" measure?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
James Dean's first acting gig was in a Pepsi commercial !
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1. "Good Air"
2. Rabbits
3. The State Department
4. d - All of these
5. ANTS
6. ILLINOIS
7. c - 470 miles
8. measures the hardness of minerals
TRUTH !!
The "Rebel" was paid a whopping $30 for his appearance in this spot.........


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Old 05-09-2011, 08:17 PM   #2
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I got the ones in red:

1. "Good Air"
2. Rabbits--I knew rabbits, but I was thinking it was also goats. But the fabric from Angora goats is mohair.
3. The State Department
4. d - All of these
5. ANTS
6. ILLINOIS
7. c - 470 miles
8. measures the hardness of minerals
TRUTH !!
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