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Old 08-30-2010, 04:26 PM   #1
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Trivia 8/30

trivia 8/30
DID YOU KNOW...
Africa is the second largest continent in the world, both in area as well as in population. With its 30,244,050 square kilometers or 11,677,240 square miles, including the islands, it covers 20.3% of the total land area on Earth and, because it has 800 million human inhabitants, it accounts for around one-seventh of the human population on Earth.

1. what year was the white house first occupied?
2. for which industry is the dutch town of delft famous?
3. who's the most famous soldier at camp swampy?
4. where would you have to travel to view the Plains of Abraham?
5. what color are the bells in the in the nursery rhyme garden of Mary Mary
quite contrary?
6. As of 2009, what is the poverty threshold income for a 2-person household?
7. At which venue was the UK's Live Aid concert held ?
8. Fill in the blank; "In 1994, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded jointly to:
SHIMON PERES , YITZHAK RABIN , and _______________
for their efforts to create peace in the Middle East."
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
hot water freezes faster than cold water.

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1. 1800
2. china and pottery
3. BEETLE BAILEY
4. quebec
5. BLUE
6. $14,489

7. Wembley Stadium
8. YASSER ARAFAT
TRUTH !!
hot water evaporates during the freezing process, which means you end up
with less water which results in less ice but a faster freezing process.

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