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Old 12-03-2018, 08:46 AM   #1
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Trivia 12/3

trivia 12/3
Italians suffer more earthquakes than any other Europeans.

1. What is the scientific name for a pet dog?
2. From which language is the word 'Tsar' (also spelt Czar) ultimately
3. A British person plays noughts and crosses ; what do Americans play ?
4. Which movie, with Rex Harrison and Charlton Heston, is about Pope Julius
II and Michelangelo, who struggles to paint the Sistine Chapel?
5. Name That Sandwich !
loaf split horizontally and covered with layers of marinated olive salad,
mortadella, salami, mozzarella, ham, and provolone ...
6. What continent does Iran lie on ?
7. What is the plural of appendix?
8. What word refers to Stheno, Euryale, and Medusa ?

A Duffle Bag is so named because the thick wool originally used to make the
bags came from a town named Duffle .

1. Canis lupus familiaris
2. Latin, derivative of ‘Caesar’
3. Tic-Tac-Toe
4. 'The Agony and the Ecstasy'
5. Muffuletta
6. Asia
7. Appendices
8. Gorgons

A duffel bag, duffle bag, kit bag or gym bag[dubious – discuss] is a large
cylindrical bag made of cloth (or other fabric), historically with a top
closure using a drawstring.
The name comes from Duffel, a town in Flanders, Belgium, where the thick
cloth used to make the bag originated in the 17th century. According to the
Oxford English Dictionary, the word dates back to 1677, used to describe ‘a
coarse woolen cloth having a thick nap or frieze’.
More recently, a duffel bag typically refers to the specific style of bag,
though the phrase may also be used to refer to any large generic hold all or
a bag made of thick fabric.

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― Mahatma Gandhi
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