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Old 09-11-2012, 04:23 PM   #1
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trivia 9/11

trivia 9/11
DID YOU KNOW...
On August 23, 2012, in a MLB game between the Phillies and the Reds, a total of 180 baseballs were used.

1. Who/what was Camp David named after?
2. In 1455, a civil war began in England. Two different royal families were fighting for the throne. What is this conflict now called?
(Hint; think “Red” and “White” )
3. What U.S. President, as a young man, served as an armed guard for Park rangers distributing food to bears in Yellowstone National Park ?
a. – Ronald Reagan
b. – Teddy Roosevelt
c. – Dwight Eisenhower
d. – Gerald ford
4. In Psalm 28:7 David says: "The Lord is my _________ and my _______________." What two "S" words complete the verse?
5. In 1955 Vladmir Nabokov in his novel "Lolita" introduced a new word into the language. Which of the following was it?
a. - bridelet
b. - Niblet
c. - Lovelet
d.- Nymphet
6. Where would you find the semicircular canals?
a. - Venice, Italy
b. - tree trunk
c. - Mars
d. - human ears
7. In Volleyball competitions, how many players are on the court ?
8. Who sang the song 'Fifty Ways to Leave your Lover'?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
In 2008, South Africa’s Supreme Court ruled that people of Chinese descent were legally Black.
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1. President Eisenhower’s grandson, David
2. The War of the Roses
3. – d
4. “Strength” and “Shield”
5. – d
6. – d
7. 12 ; 6 on a side
8. Paul Simon
TRUTH !!
With this ruling Chinese-South African citizens were able to benefit from Affirmative Action policies.

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