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Old 05-08-2021, 08:00 AM   #1
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Trivia 5/8

trivia 5/8
The earliest recorded evidence of soap-like materials dates back to 2800 BC
in Babylon. The recipe consists of water, alkali, and cassia oil.

1. American major league baseball manager George Lee Anderson managed the
National League's Cincinnati Reds to the 1975 and 1976 championships, then
added a third title in 1984 with the Detroit Tigers of the American League.
He had a nickname ... what was it ?
2. Katharine Hepburn appeared with frequent co-star Spencer Tracy in all of
these movies EXCEPT
a. - On Golden Pond
b. - Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
c. - Pat and Mike
d. - Adam's Rib
3. Who is on the front of the US fifty dollar bill?
4. Which 80's movie starred Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Corey Feldman, Jami
Gertz, and Kiefer Sutherland?
a. - The Lost Boys
b. - Stand By Me
c. - Solarbabies
d. - the Goonies
5. Which city's air pollution nearly cost a bid for the 2008 Summer Olympic
a. - Athens, Greece
b. - Beijing, China
c. - Rome, Italy
d. - Los Angeles, USA
6. Who is credited with the founding of the American Red Cross?
7. Which of these four is NOT one of the first three NFL quarterbacks to
pass for 30 or more touchdowns in four consecutive seasons?
a. - Brett Favre
b. - Tom Brady
c. - Drew Brees
d. - Russell Wilson
8. Remember “The Odd Couple” ??
What was Oscar’s Surname ?

American gangster Al Capone fought to have expiration, or “sell by,” dates
put on milk bottles .
1. Sparky
2. - a
3. U.S. Grant
4. - a
5. - b
6. Clara Barton
7. - b
8. Madison

American gangster Al Capone fought to have expiration, or “sell by,” dates
put on milk bottles, supposedly after one of his relatives became sick from
drinking milk that had expired. But his grandniece gave us a more likely
reason: Al Capone was looking for a legitimate business that could fund his
lifestyle after the end of Prohibition. It was believed that all stamping
equipment for milk expiration dates was under his control.
Capone also opened a Soup Kitchen in Chicago during the Great Depression .

“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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Old 05-08-2021, 08:07 AM   #2
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Can we have the answers at the end instead of the option numbers if possible please? (Only if it's convenient for you)

Now it's a lot of scrolling up and down. lol.
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