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Old 06-10-2010, 07:11 AM   #1
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Trivia 6/10

trivia 6/10
Henry Ford produced the model T only in black because the black paint
available at the time was the fastest to dry.

1. For her part in which movie did Sigourney Weaver shave her head ?
2. What country is the world's largest exporter of coffee ?
3. What was the first name of James Bond's enemy, Dr. No ?
4. In what city did the first and second Continental Congress meet ?
5. What term for stable, well-established stocks comes from a $10 bet in poker ?
6. What state once advertised itself as "The Greatest Snow on Earth" on its license plates ?
7. Fill in the blank;
The ______ ______ were the first USA-based team in the NHL.
8. Which of the world's rivers was the site of the first underwater tunnel, in 1843 ?
The form of scoring in Fencing is called Sabermetrics.
1. Alien III
2. Brazil
3. Julius
4. Philadelphia
5. "Blue-Chip"
6. Utah
7. Boston Bruins
8. the Thames, at London
Sabermetrics is the statistical analysis of baseball data.
The word is an acronym of sorts for the Society for American Baseball Research, the organization behind the official numbers-crunching.


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Old 06-10-2010, 09:31 AM   #2
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Only got 1, 2, 4 and 8 today. Sigh. I've been running at 50% for a long time now. Got to sharpen those trivia skills!
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