Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Trivia Tuesday

St. Francis of Assisi is credited with inventing the ‘outdoor nativity scene’, in the 13th century.

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Crater Lake in Oregon is the deepest lake in the United States and is formed in the remains of an ancient volcano. It was formed more than 6,500 years ago. Its crystal-blue waters are world renowned.
 
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 South Koreans consider the number 4 as unlucky, and it is associated with death. This belief seems to have come from China.

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Montpelier, Vermont is the largest producer of maple syrup in the U.S.

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A GRIZZLY BEAR'S BITE IS STRONG ENOUGH TO CRUSH A BOWLING BALL.


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 Canada’s new flag, with its maple leaf design, was unfurled in 1965 in Ottawa!


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Aristotle had a slight stutter.

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The red poinsettia (which the Aztecs called cuetlaxochitl) originated in Mexico and is named after
Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first United States ambassador to Mexico (in the 1820s).

That's all for today.
Have a great week.

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