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Old 03-02-2010, 04:12 PM   #1
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trivia 3/2

trivia 3/2
The rainiest place in the world, with an average annual rainfall of 460 inches, is Mount Waialeale, Hawaii.

1. What animal is the largest member of the Dolphin Family ?
2. How many years passed between the release of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky, and Rocky Balboa, the fifth in the set ?
3. Who Am I ?
I was light heavyweight world boxing champion between 1952 and 1959 (and again in 1961) and had one of the longest professional careers in the history of my sport.
I won 194 of my 229 bouts, scoring a record 141 knockouts during my 27-year career. I am the only man to fight both Rocky Marciano and Muhammad Ali (I lost both of those fights).
4. How many volcanoes formed the Island of Hawaii, the "Big Island" in the chain ?
(Bonus; can you name just one of them ?)
5. Which mammal has the densest fur ?
6. What did fictional detective Travis McGee name the 52-foot houseboat he won in a poker game ?
7. Really tough Question Dept;
What is the more common name for a "Singlultist" ?
Baseball Hall-of-Famer Ty Cobb once won the American League home run title with only nine homers- all of them "Inside-the-Park" !
1. Killer Whale
2. Thirty Years
3. Archie Moore
4. Five (Mauna Loa, Mauna Hea, Kilauea, Hualalai, and Kohala)
5. the Sea Otter
6. The Busted Flush
7. a Hiccup
8. Sound Navigation and Ranging
Cobb won that title in 1909.
Of his 117 career homers, 46 were "inside-the-park".

“Bad men need nothing more to accomplish their ends, than that good men should look on and do nothing.”
― John Stuart Mill
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