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Old 04-26-2018, 07:36 AM   #1
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Trivia 4/26

trivia 4/26
Maine is one of the top maple syrup producers in the nation, tapping over
545,000 gallons (2 million liters) of syrup every year.

1. Norway, because of its far north location, is known as the ... what ?
(Hint; five words...)
2. Which country did the great actress Greta Garbo call home?
a. - Germany
b. - Sweden
c. - Austria
d. - The Netherlands
3. Fill in the Blank ;
A gerund is a verb that acts as a _____ .
4. What is a Tandoor?
5. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo and Corazon Aquino were female leaders of which
6. Who played Tony Soprano on the HBO series "The Sopranos"?
7. Do you recall the name of the Private Detective who worked for Perry
Mason ?
8. What was it that the US Air Force lost in 1966 that Spanish fisherman
Francisco Simó Orts helped them find two months later ?

The avocado is a vegetable with a 75% fat content.
1. Land of the Midnight Sun
2. - b
3. Noun
4. A traditional Indian clay oven
5. Philippines
6. James Gandolfini
7. Paul Drake
8. A hydrogen bomb

Contrary to common belief, avocados are berries, not vegetables.
Strawberries are not really berries, but watermelon, pumpkins, bananas, and avocados are.
While we've tended to define berries as any small edible fruit, the official definition of a berry is "a fleshy fruit produced from a single ovary."
(The 75% fat content is a fact, though...)

“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.”
― Mahatma Gandhi
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