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Archive for November, 2012

Trivia Question 11/29/12 — A Bucket o’ Nickels

Bucket of Nickels

Bucket of Nickels

Well, we took a week off last week for Thanksgiving, but we’re back at it tonight.

QUESTION:

I’ve got a bucket filled with 10 pounds of nickels. How much money do I have in dollars and cents?

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Trivia Question for 11/15/12 – Wendy’s

Wendy's LogoOn this date in history…  It was a November 15th in Columbus, Ohio when Dave Thomas opened the first Wendy’s Restaurant.

QUESTION:

In what year was Wendy’s founded?

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Trivia Question 11/8/12 – Units of Measure

Units of MeasureMost of us know that there’s 4 quarts to a gallon, 3 feet to a yard, and 16 ounces to a pound.

QUESTION:

In standard U.S. dry measure, how many pecks in a barrel?

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Trivia Question 11/1/12 – Dollar Bill

1862 Dollar BillWith the Presidential election less than a week away, we thought we’d come up with a question that has to do with our very first President, George Washington.  We’re used to seeing Washington’s portrait on today’s one dollar bill, but…

QUESTION:

Who’s portrait was on the one dollar bill when George Washington was President?

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