"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Off Topic Discussions
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-07-2012, 03:53 PM   #1
Master Chef
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347
trivia 8/7

trivia 8/7
While both boys' and girls' voices will change during puberty, the change in a boy's voice is dramatic, sometimes dropping a whole octave in tone. Males in other species develop a deeper voice to attract females and intimidate other males, and scientists believe the change in the male human voice evolved for the same reasons.

1. What year did the American League first use the Designated Hitter?
a. – 1970
b. – 1971
c. – 1972
d. - 1973
2. What's the distance between the stakes in a standard Horseshoe game?
3. the "Umbilicus" is the medical term for what body part?
4. Name the TV Sit-com that had a character named D.J. Conner.
5. What is the name of the region of Italy referred to as the "Toe of the Boot"?
6. Name the movie in which Kris Kristofferson traveled with the Cabrini Circus.
7. What is measured by a Cardiotachometer?
8. What river flows through 8 countries and four capitols?
Einstein won the noble prize for physics for his theory of relativity.

1. – d
2. 40 feet
4. "Roseanne"
8. The Danube
Relativity may have captured the public's consciousness, but it was the unglamorous
Photoelectric Effect that got him the Nobel Prize in 1921.

Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.