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Old 01-25-2013, 04:14 PM   #1
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trivia 1/25

trivia 1/25
By the fourth century B.C., the Chinese were drilling for natural gas and using it as a heat source, preceding Western natural gas drilling by about 2,300 years.

1. Etiquette Dept;
The first course arrives...some kind of salad dish. Hmmm, you look at the array of silverware and see there are four different forks. Which should you use?
a.- the one nearest the plate
b. - the largest one
c. - the smallest one
d. - the one farthest from the plate
2. What was the first name of Danny DeVito’s character in “Twins” ?
3. What’s the name of the dog in the Garfield comic strip ?
4. Chang and Eng Bunker gained notoriety as the first recorded........ what ?
5. What wild game was V.P. Dick Cheney hunting when he accidentally shot and wounded a friend in 2006 ?
6. When it comes to riding gear, what in the world is a “Howdah” ?
7. In his 1976 hit song, Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lover , How many ways does he list ?
8. What American did the U.S. get in exchange for Soviet Russian Colonel Rudolph Abel in a Cold War spy swap ?
The average Honey Bee produces about 1/12th of a teaspoon of honey in her lifetime.
1. – d
2. Vincent
3. Odie
4. Siamese Twins
5. Quail
6. A saddle for riding a camel
7. seven
8. U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers
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Old 01-25-2013, 04:21 PM   #2
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Not so good. Missed 2, 6, and 8.

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Old 01-25-2013, 05:07 PM   #3
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Missed 2 and 7. i thought maybe I was wrong about a howdah as a saddle thingy for an elephant, but when I looked it up, it said elephant or camel.

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