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Old 08-01-2012, 04:29 PM   #1
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trivia 8/1

trivia 8/1
DID YOU KNOW...
In 2002, soda companies spent an estimated $492 million in advertising. In contrast, the Milk Processor Education Program, which sponsors the 'Got Milk' ads, spent about $67 million.

1. which of our Presidents was born Leslie king, jr. ?
2. what's the building depicted on the ten-dollar bill?
3. how long (to the nearest half-mile) is the golden gate bridge?
4. what do you call a group of hippos?
5. what percentage of the earth's surface is covered by seawater?
(To the nearest 10%)
6. how many ants, termites, and other insects does the average adult anteater consume
daily?
a. - 10,000
b. - 20,000
c. - 30,000
d. - 40,000
5. what color slippers did Dorothy wear in the original "Wizard of Oz" story by L. Frank
Baum?
6. who said, "the only reason for the existence of time is so that everything doesn't happen at once"?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
In the results of a world-wide survey, Bulgarians were found to be the happiest people on
earth, while Icelanders were deemed to be the saddest.
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1. GERALD FORD
2. THE U.S. TREASURY BUILDING
3. 1.7 miles - to the nearest half-mile makes the correct answer 1.5
4. a bloat , or a crash
5. 70.8%
6. - c
5. SILVER (changed to "Ruby" for the movie)
6. ALBERT EINSTEIN
CRAP !!
Actually, it's the exact opposite.
Of the 54 countries where the survey was taken, Iceland topped the happiness list, and
Bulgaria was last.
The USA came in 13th.


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Old 08-02-2012, 04:38 AM   #2
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I got #s 1, 5, 5, and T or C.
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Old 08-02-2012, 07:46 AM   #3
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I got 'em all except for #3 and#6.
For #6, I lost count of them tiny critters and they simply refused sit still!!
For the Truth or Crap question, I reckon none of the folks from the US that took that survey were from North Carolina!!
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