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Old 05-25-2021, 08:02 AM   #1
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Trivia 5/25

trivia 5/25
The longest "walk around the world" was completed by a former neon-sign
salesman, Jean Beliveau. He walked 46,600 miles through 64 countries. The
trip took him 11 years.

1. "I Flunked Science" Dept.
The position of an element on the periodic table is determined by what?
a. - Its atomic radius
b. - Its relative atomic mass
c. Its density
d. - The number of protons in its atom
2. Of what material is the White House built?
a. - Virginia limestone
b. - white marble
c. - sandstone
d. - Virginia granite
3. What do we call three consecutive strikes in bowling ?
4. What term is used in multiple sports including basketball and hockey to
refer to a pass to a teammate that scores a point?
5. What generally happens to the human body when the moon is directly
6. The 1994 film "Interview With a Vampire" was originally based on a novel
written by which famous horror author?
7. Spelling Bee ;
Grossly irreverent toward what is held to be sacred" : "Sack-Ree-Lidge-us...
8. Carboniferous (360-280 million years ago): What is the name of this
period referring to?

In South Africa, Zebras have been domesticated because they are more
resistant to African diseases than horses .
1. - d
2. - c
3. a Turkey
4. an Assist
5. It weighs slightly less
6. Anne Rice
7. Sacrilegious
8. the Forming of coal deposits

Like horses, most species live in harems of a stallion, several mares and
their foals. Bachelor zebras live either singly or in groups together until
they are old enough to challenge a stallion for his harem.

Although attempts have been made to domesticate them because they are more
resistant to African diseases than horses, their tendency to panic under
stress has made them unsuitable for riding or as pack animals.

“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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