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Old 08-22-2011, 03:27 PM   #1
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trivia 8/22

trivia 8/22
Nabisco's "Oreo's" are the world's best-selling brand of cookie at a rate of 6 billion sold each year. The first Oreo was sold in 1912.

can you name the only u.s. president to be born in california?
2. which state lies just to the west of colorado? (no peeking!)
3. can you recall the name of the scientist who found the wreck of the
titanic ?
4. of the 28,874 firearm deathsin the u.s.a. in the year 2000, what
percentage were female?
5. what do farmers recieve, on average for 100 pounds of potatoes?
6. what was the average price (in the u.s.a.) of unleaded regular gasoline
thirty years ago? twenty years ago? ten years ago?
7. What color is the bull’s-eye in archery?
8. What color is the gemstone lapis lazuli?
A Major league pitcher once started both games of a double-header.

3. robert ballard
4. 14.5%
5. $6.60 per lb.
6. 1974-61.4 cents
1984-121.2 c.
1994-111.2 c.
7. Gold

8. Deep Blue
During the 1950 season, Dodger Pitcher Don Newcombe pitched a complete game shut-out against Philadelphia, then started the second game, going seven innings before being pulled, behind 2 - 0.

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