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Old 12-18-2010, 06:31 AM   #1
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Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........

1. ($400)- Snow sometimes falls on this, Asia's largest desert...
[ what is the Gobi ? ]
2. ($1200)- Containing much vegetation, this part of southern Africa is considered semidesert, not true desert...
[ what is the Kalahari ?]
3. ($2000)- Desert sand consists mainly of grains of this hard mineral...
[ what is Quartz (acceptable; Silicon Dioxide)]
4.($800)- Pakistan was established as a haven for members of this religion ...
[ what is Islam ?]
5. ($2400)- The Augsburg Confession of 1530 sets forth the basic tenets of this denomination...
[what is Lutheranism ? ]
6. ($4000)- The term "puritan" first described a faction within this church...
[ what is the Anglican Church (acceptable; The Church of England) ?]

the current price for mailing a Post Card in the USA ...
[ what is twenty-eight cents ?]

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Old 12-18-2010, 11:15 AM   #2
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Heh! I got 100% on my two Continuing Education courses for End-of-Life Nursing Care last night, too!
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Old 12-18-2010, 12:55 PM   #3
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I missed the desert sand and the postage one. All I know is postage keeps going higher and higher, and it is going up again in January.

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