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Old 08-07-2019, 06:57 AM   #1
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Trivia 8/7

trivia 8/7
DID YOU KNOW...
One of the largest pyramids in the world is a Bass Pro Shops in Memphis,
Tennessee .


1. Talking size here; What do you call a body of water between a cove and a
gulf ?
2. Can you name the country that uses the Quetzal (Currency) ?
(Hint; It's in the America's.)
3. What relation was Henry VIII to Elizabeth I?
a. - Brother
b. - Father
c. Uncle
d. - No Relation
4. Strange Words are These ;
If we didn't have 'NOCICEPTORS', we would not have the ability to... a. - Remember more than a day ago
b. - See long distances
c. - Sense Pain
d. - Smell Harmful odors
5. Who received the first United States Medicare card, at a ceremony in
1965?
a. - Gypsy Rose Lee
b. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
c. - Harry S. Truman
d. - John David Sweeney, Jr.
6. Which POTUS is the only one born in California ?
7. Which movie got Tom Cruise nominated for a Best Actor Academy Award ?
a. - Top Gun
b. - The Color of Money
c. - Rain Man
d. - Born on the Fourth of July
8. Roaming in the Gloaming' is a very popular old Scottish song.... what is
the modern term for where/when the singer was roaming ?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
Helen of Troy was a daughter of Zeus.
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1. a bay
2. Guatemala
3. - b
4. - c
5. - c (BTW- d received the first Social Security Card)
6. Nixon
7. - d
8. Twilight (Accepted; Dusk)

TRUTH !!
Leda, the queen of Sparta, laid two eggs, of which four children were born.
But only two of them were fathered by Zeus: Helen and Polydeuces. The father
of Clytemnestra, Helen's twin sister and Castor, Polydeuces's twin brother,
was Tyndareus, Leda's husband. Later Helen, who was married to Menelaus, the
king of Sparta, was kidnapped by Paris, which started the Trojan War.

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