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Old 09-15-2010, 04:22 PM   #1
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Trivia 9/15

trivia 9/15
DID YOU KNOW...
The average life expectancy at birth for a Canadian is 81.16 years, the eighth highest in the world. The United States ranks 46th, at 78.14 years.

1. can you name the state that is home to the Chickamauga river?
2. in which country did the Caesar salad originate?
3. can you name the three gabor sisters?
4. which fifties-era tv comedy featured a character named Maynard g. Krebb?
5. what's the better known name for Franklin spectacles?
6. which body of water surrounds the thousand islands?
7. What land mammal travels as much as 3,000 miles a year, farther than any other ?
8. Which number is represented by the Roman Numeral M ?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
the simplon tunnel is the longest in the world, beginning in brig,
Switzerland and slicing through the alps to end at isella, Italy.
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1. Tennessee
2. Mexico
3. ZSA ZSA, EVA, magda
4. "THE ADVENTURES OF DOBIE GILLIS"
5. BIFOCALS
6. st. Lawrence river
7. the Caribou
8. THOUSAND
CRAP !
the seikan tunnel (Japan) is 33.5 miles long, surpassing even the channel
tunnel connecting Britain and France (31.4 miles).
the simplon tunnel is only 12 miles long, bringing it in at number four.

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