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Questions & Answers on General Knowledge.
How did modern architecture come about?
The Industrial Revolution gave architects many new materials to build with, like iron and steel, concrete and strong glass. In 1779 English ironmonger Abraham Darby built the first iron bridge over the river Severn. It proved that cast iron could be used as A strong building material. The Crystal Palace that Joseph Paxton put up at the Great Exhibition in London in 1851 was entirely made of glass and iron. Modern architecture became widespread in the twentieth century. It was much simpler than the ornamental style of the past. Buildings were more practical and designed to make the most of space.
Were dinosaurs always large?
What is an abacus, and how long has it been used?
Why do children demand “trick or treat” during Halloween?
What is a black hole?
How does fog form?
Can a flame occur in space outside a spacecraft, where there is no oxygen? Can it burn or explode there?
Why don't water plants sink?
What happens to the temperature of water when ice is added?
Were dinosaurs warm-blooded?
Why is learning math important?
What English words rhyme with orange, purple, and silver?
Does this photoconductor stuff have to do with why you can only develop film in the dark?
You said that in the Three Mile Island Incident, it overheated due to the lack of cold water. How did that happen? Isn't that a huge oversight?
Was one of the early Egyptian calendars a 365-day calendar?
How does a strobe light work?
What does it mean when someone suffers a “sea change”?
Are the polar ice caps melting?
Why do people plant marram grass on sand dunes?
Is it true that you can get lead poisoning in your home more easily from hot water than from cold water?
What kind of plants grow in Asia?
How did cinema develop?
How many kinds of venom do snakes produce?
How do clouds exist? If oxygen molecules, which must weight less than water vapor are drawn toward earth, then why aren't the clouds?
Why do we call someone who is left-handed a “southpaw”?
What happens to gas in a gas mask?
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Benefits of Cloves
Cloves are one of the highly prized spices, widely recognized all over the world for their medicinal and culinary qualities. They are the flower buds from evergreen rain forest tree native to Indonesia.