Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Trivia Tuesday

I will make an effort to post more Trivia Tuesday posts this year---just for fun! Although I obtained this trivia from reliable sources, I cannot guarantee each statement is completely true. ~ Hope you'll enjoy!

1. Australia is the only country that is also a continent.
2. A chameleon's tongue is twice the length of its body.
3. A cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime.
4."The Mouse Trap" by Agatha Christie is the longest running play in history.
5.The largest watermelon ever grown was in Tennessee and weighed 262 pounds (WOW!).
6. Almonds and pistachios are the only nuts mentioned in the Bible.
**Hmmmm...unless you count Judas Iscariot**
7. Salt is mentioned in the Bible more than 30 times.
8. When a coffee seed is planted, it takes 5 years to yield consumable fruit.
9.Uranus is the only planet that rotates on its side.
10. The game of volleyball was invented in 1895.

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