THE KNOWLEDGE FEED

The Joy of Quizzing

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This year marks the 80th anniversary of what has been considered the best cookbook ever published. The Joy of Cooking covers everything from eggs to rabbit, with plenty of helpful information for aspiring chefs or inexperienced cooks. With a little help from TheJoyKitchen.com, we're putting your knowledge of the cookbook and the information within to the test -- how much can you remember about The Joy of Cooking?

Despite your mother's dire warnings, chewing gum doesn't stay in your stomach for years if you swallow it. It gets digested and disposed of just as quickly as anything else you consume.

Despite your mother's dire warnings, chewing gum doesn't stay in your stomach for years if you swallow it. It gets digested and disposed of just as quickly as anything else you consume.

5 Questions: The Duke

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The Golden Hamster is native to Syria. In fact, all hamsters in captivity today can trace their roots back to the original litter discovered in 1930 by archaeologist Aaron Abrahams.

The Golden Hamster is native to Syria. In fact, all hamsters in captivity today can trace their roots back to the original litter discovered in 1930 by archaeologist Aaron Abrahams.

5 Questions: Karate!

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5 Questions: Eep!

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In August or 1957, baseball player Richie Ashburn hit a fan with a foul ball. A few minutes later, he hit the same fan again(!) while she was being taken out on a stretcher.

In August or 1957, baseball player Richie Ashburn hit a fan with a foul ball. A few minutes later, he hit the same fan again(!) while she was being taken out on a stretcher.

The first VCR, developed by the Ampex Corporation in 1956, weighed nearly 1,500 lbs. It took another 15 years before a commercially viable product hit the scene.

The first VCR, developed by the Ampex Corporation in 1956, weighed nearly 1,500 lbs. It took another 15 years before a commercially viable product hit the scene.

A giraffe has the same number of neck vertebrae as a human (7).

A giraffe has the same number of neck vertebrae as a human (7).

The Untouchables 25th Anniversary Quiz

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Based on the real-life hunt for Al Capone, "The Untouchables" has remained one of the all-time best gangster films since its debut in June 1987. In honor of the film's 25th anniversary, see how much you remember about the Brian de Palma classic.

The Taj Mahal was originally called the Rauza-I Munavvara which means "Tomb of Light."

The Taj Mahal was originally called the Rauza-I Munavvara which means "Tomb of Light."

Identify the Liquor

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How well do you know your obscure liquors? Grab a seat at the bar and let's find out.

Name That Commencement Speaker

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We've pulled ten quotes from past commencement speeches—can you figure out who delivered the remarks?

Waste from the Ben & Jerry's factory is given to farmers to feed their hogs. The hogs apparently love Cherry Garcia but dislike Mint Oreo.

Waste from the Ben & Jerry's factory is given to farmers to feed their hogs. The hogs apparently love Cherry Garcia but dislike Mint Oreo.

5 Questions: Devil Inside

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