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Old 09-12-2011, 03:32 PM   #1
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trivia 9/12

trivia 9/12
the standard weight of a ping-pong ball is .09 ounces, equivalent to 2.5 grams..........
the maximum weight for a tennis ball in professional play is 2 1/16 oz. (minimum is 2.0 oz.)
1. what's the world's fastest-flying bird?
2. of the 79 reported shark attacks on humans in 2010, how many were fatal?
3. which of our solar system's planets rotates the fastest?
4. which state is home to the "coldest spot in the nation"?
5. until dick Cheney's hunting accident, who was the only vice president known to have shot a man?
6.To which of the fifty must I travel to visit the second - tallest statue in the USA after the statue of liberty ?
7. Which is farther west ; London or Madrid ?
8. What sort of weapon does a Picador wield ?

the human body has , about1,000,000 sweat glands.
2. 6
(once every 9 hrs and 55 min.-LT)
6. Alabama (the statue of Vulcan, overlooking Birmingham from the summit of red mountain).
7. Madrid
8. Lance
the human body has over 2 million sweat glands.
if subjected to strenuous activity, the human body can produce up to three gallons of sweat in a 24-hour period. sweat is basically odorless; when it comes into contact with bacteria on the skin, a foul odor is emitted. those fumes compel Americans to buy about $750 million worth of antiperspirants and deodorants every year.

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