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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Goober, Jul 29, 2003.

  1. Goober

    Goober 1/2 ton status

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    How many of these simple questions can you answer correctly?


    1) In what country are Panama hats made?

    2) What is a camel's hair brush made of?

    3) Where are Chinese gooseberries from?

    4) Which animal do we get catgut from?

    5) What color is a purple finch?

    6) How long did the Hundred Year's War last?

    7) In which month do Russians celebrate the October Revolution?

    8) What was King George VI's first name?

    9) How long did the Thirty Years War last?

    10) The Canary Islands in the Pacific are named after what animal?




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    1) Ecuador
    2) Squirrel fur
    3) New Zealand
    4) From sheep and horses
    5) Distinctively crimson
    6) 116 years, from 1337 to 1453
    7) November. The Russian calendar was 13 days behind ours.
    8) Albert. When he came to the throne in 1936 he respected the wish of Queen Victoria that no future king should ever be called Albert.
    9) Thirty Years. From 1618 to 1648
    10) Island of the dogs (From the Latin name Insularia Canaria)


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  2. Muddytazz

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    I got 2 correct /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
  3. DUKE

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    [ QUOTE ]

    5) Distinctively crimson

    7) November. The Russian calendar was 13 days behind ours.



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    Ummm Crimson ?? thats a little ummm gay, I dont know what that is. I would guess this is a purple color, as I can only see in 16 bit /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif

    Umm so even 13 days of, it is still october for them? so THEY celibrate in Ocotober /forums/images/graemlins/thinking.gif

    Im just bitter because I only got 3 right
     
  4. wa_jeeper

    wa_jeeper Registered Member

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    Actually crimson is a red color. Some people consider it to be blood red. The Marine Corps colors are crimson and gold... as are USC's and a few other colleges...
     
  5. mudhog

    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    i got 8 right /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif but thats only because i couldn't remember the other 2 from when i got this the other day /forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
  6. Muddytazz

    Muddytazz 1 ton status

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    Ah ha, so in other words, you CHEATED /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
  7. mudhog

    mudhog THEGAME Staff Member Super Moderator

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    well is it cheating if i saw it last week? i didn't look at it today /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif
     
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