cExams.net
8073. Fact
The first Rose Bowl game was held in 1902 in Pasadena, California. The University of Michigan beat Sanford 49-0.

4751. Fact
Babe Ruth hit his first major-league home run on May 6, 1915. He was playing for the Boston Red Sox at the time. 'The Sultan of Swat' went on to smash 714 round-trippers before he retired, as a New York Yankee, in 1935.

8768. Fact
American Airlines saved $40,000 in 1987 by eliminating one olive from each salad served in first-class

3597. Fact
Johnny Depp suffers from self-injury.

8874. Fact
The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.

975. Fact
In ancient egypt, the penalty for killing a cat was death.

6477. Fact
Every year, more than one million miles of Twizzlers licorice is made

3777. Fact
Male horseflies can fly over 90mph.

4007. Fact
There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.

5610. Fact
The bestselling books of all time are The Bible (6 billion+), Quotations from the Works of Mao Tse-tung (900 million+), and The Lord of the Rings (100 million+).

4292. Fact
The expression cooked al dente means to the tooth. What this means is that the pasta should be somewhat firm, and offer some resistance to the tooth, but should also be tender

1420. Fact
Cat urine glows under a black light.

7746. Fact
570 gallons of paint would be needed to paint the outside of the White House

10372. Fact
Fortune cookies were actually invented in America (not China), in 1918, by Charles Jung

3595. Fact
The longest fangs of a snake are found on the Gaboon Viper (Bitis gabonica), and can reach over 2 inches in length

4848. Fact
The word moose comes from the native Algonquian Indian word meaning twig eater.

8550. Fact
Men are able to read fine print better than women can

2937. Fact
The head of a jellyfish is called the Bell.

9011. Fact
Only full-grown male crickets can chirp.

2067. Fact
Only 1/3 of the people that can twitch their ears can twitch only one at a time.

8825. Fact
As a defense mechanism, the North American Opossum closes its eyes and becomes totally limp. Basically it plays dead

9653. Fact
Male goats will pee on each other in order to attract mates

5967. Fact
Most fleas do not live past a year old

5239. Fact
Five thousandths of a millimeter is the tolerance of accuracy at the LEGO mould factories

2114. Fact
Pepsi originally contained pepsin, hence the name.

3784. Fact
The powder on chewing gum is finely-ground marble.

27. Fact
The surface area of a human lung is equal to a tennis court.

4243. Fact
Carrots have zero fat content.

2078. Fact
Only one person in two billion will live to be 116 years old.

4092. Fact
Sears Roebuck and Company was founded in 1892 by Richard Warren Sears, a former railroad worker turned watch salesman, and Alvah Roebuck, a watchmaker.

6980. Fact
The #1 peanut producing state is Georgia

3164. Fact
Sir Isaac Newton was an ordained priest in the Church of England.

4305. Fact
Coffee is the most popular beverage worldwide with over 400 billion cups consumed each year.

8801. Fact
The leading cause of deaths for children between the ages of 1 and 4 are motor vehicle crashes

6314. Fact
Chop Suey' translates to something like 'pieces of meat' and was invented by Chinese railroad workers who didn't know how to cook anything except to 'chop stuff up and fry it'

7780. Fact
Elvis had a twin brother named Jesse Garon, who died at birth

7919. Fact
The Leaning Tower of Pisa is 58.36 metres above the ground

7381. Fact
27 percent of U.S. male college students believe life is a meaningless existential hell. (big surprise, eh?)

287. Fact
The average human produces a quart of saliva a day -- about 10,000 gallons in a lifetime.

6403. Fact
In every episode of Seinfeld there is a Superman somewhere.

3565. Fact
The name cranberry comes from German and Dutch settlers. The berry was intially called crane berry. The reason it was called this was because when the flowers bloom, the petals of the flowers twist backwards and look very much like the head of a crane. Eventually the name was shortened down to be cranberry.

7244. Fact
The United States nickel (five cent piece) is made of 75% copper and 25% nickel.

3773. Fact
Eddie Cochran's last recording before he died was Three Steps to Heaven.

4757. Fact
Church of England has apologized to Charles Darwin 200 years after his birth

2191. Fact
Some asteroids have other asteroids orbiting them.

9580. Fact
The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929; '7' was selected because the original containers were 7 ounces. 'UP' indicated the direction of the bubbles

7391. Fact
The hottest chile in the world is the habanero.

1354. Fact
Babies are born without kneecaps. They don't appear until the child is 2-6 years of age.

1165. Fact
A group of ravens is called a murder.

9145. Fact
In 1565 In St. Augustine, Florida the first orange trees were planted

>

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

  • Cure for Influenza
  • Monthly Investment Savings Calculator
  • Absolutely Stunning 3D Paintings
  • Beautiful Glaciers in the World
  • Rules to play Surfing
  • Valentines Day Activity Ideas

  • Benefits of Oregano

    Fiber Full

    Oregano is rich in fiber (the amount is similar to chicory). Fiber is necessary to provide bulk for better elimination. As Mark always says,fiber is king!


    Chourishi Systems