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Old 06-01-2010, 07:21 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/1

trivia 6/1
Revolutionary War Hero Thomas Paine, as a teenager in England, spent six years in Apprenticeship with a Corset Maker.

1. at the age of five, Mozart wrote this popular, well utilized melody; what is it?
2. what is the name of the closest star to the earth?
3. what is the name of the SECOND closest star to the earth?
4. who was the first Afro-american Secretary of State?
5. which heavyweight champ was nicknamed the "Brockton Bomber"?
6. do you remember the name of Dennis the Menace's little gal pal?
7. What sort of critter is the Air Force Academy's mascot?
8. what was the code name for the top-secret WWII development of the atomic
"Armstrong's Line" is a line of rocks and craters on the surface of the moon near where Neil Armstrong's Eagle landed, so named because Armstrong had to take over manual control of the Eagle and fly over this line in order to find a level piece of ground to set down.
1. twinkle-twinkle little star
5. Rocky Marciano
7. Falcon
8. the Manhattan Project

In high-Altitude flight, it's the point - about 63,000 feet above the earth- at which atmospheric pressure is so low that a person's blood would begin to boil if he or she were not wearing a pressurized flight suit.
It's named for Harry Armstrong, the Air Force doctor who discovered it.

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