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Old 08-24-2020, 07:43 AM   #1
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Trivia 8/24

trivia 8/24
In the past 15 years, there have been more than 290 falling accidents at
Half Dome in Yosemite National Park , including 13 deaths.

1. What Hall of Famer was the second African American to play in the Major
Leagues and the second African American to manage a Major League team?
a. - Larry Doby
b. - Frank Robinson
c. - Dusty Baker
d. - Don Baylor
2. Ted Kaczynski is better known as......... ?
3. Who played Rose on "Golden Girls"?
a. - Estelle Getty
b. - Betty White
c. - Bea Arthur
d. - Amy Poehler
4. What is depicted on the reverse of the US Thomas Jefferson two-dollar
a. - Mount Rushmore
b. - The US Capitol
c. - Declaration of Independence depiction
d. - Monticello
5. English theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking was which of the
following ?
a. - Roman Catholic
b. - Unitarian-Universalist
c. - Anglican / Church of England
d. - Atheist
6. In 'Three's Company', Jack had a job and in 'Friends', Monica had the
same job : What was it ?
7. Penicillin is derived from a mold of the penicillium genus. In what other
important industry are some species of penicillium used?
a. - cosmetics
b. - brewing
c. - cheese making
d. - anti-venom
8. What French cooking term refers to an aromatic flavor base prepared from
carrots, celery and onions?
(No need to spell it correctly; just say it !)

100,000,000 tons of dynamite would have to be detonated every second to
match the energy produced by the sun.

1. - a
2. the Unabomber
3. - b
4. - d
5. - d
6. Chef
7. - c
8. Mirepoix

100,000,000,000 tons of dynamite would have to be detonated every second to
match the energy produced by the sun.

“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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