Saturday, August 2, 2008

Interesting Trivia

interesting facts numbers

Did you know...
Multiplying 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321,

interesting facts cards

Did you know...
Each King on playing cards represent a King in real history;

Spades: King David
Clubs: Alexander The Great
Hearts: Charlemagne
Diamonds: Julius Ceasar

interesting facts ducks

Did you know...
A ducks quack has no echo, and nobody knows why.

interesting facts statue

Did you know...
A statue in a park with a soldier on a horse with its 2 feet in the air means the soldier died in combat. If the horse has only one foot in the air, the soldier died of injuries from combat, if the horse has all 4 feet on the ground, the soldier died of natural causes.

interesting facts sneeze

Did you know...
It is impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.

interesting facts starfish

Did you know...
Starfish have no brains.

interesting facts mosquito

Did you know...
Mosquitoes have teeth.

interesting facts cemetery

Did you know...
The word "cemetery" comes from the Greek koimetirion which means dormitory.

interesting facts lightbulb

Did you know...
Thomas Edison was afraid of the dark.

interesting facts  kangaroo

Did you know...
When the English settlers landed in Australia, they noticed a strange animal that jumped extremely high and far. They asked the aboriginal people using body language and signs trying to ask them about this animal. They responded with "Kan Ghu Ru" the english then adopted the word kangaroo. What the aboriginal people were really trying to say was "we don't understand you," "Kan Ghu Ru."

interesting facts dolphins

Did you know...
Humans and Dolphins are the only animals that have sex for pleasure?