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5 Questions: Add-a-Letter: M to Motor

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Caffeine serves the function of a pesticide in a coffee plant.

Caffeine serves the function of a pesticide in a coffee plant.

At launch, around 300,000 gallons of water is released beneath the Space Shuttle's engines as a noise suppressant.

At launch, around 300,000 gallons of water was released beneath the Space Shuttle's engines as a noise suppressant.

5 Questions: Street Wise

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Are They Canadian?

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You probably know that Michael J. Fox, Jim Carrey and Dan Aykroyd all hail from the Great White North. And John Candy, Phil Hartman, Rick Moranis, Mike Myers and Martin Short. Oh, and Celine Dion and all those hockey players, too. But how about these famous people? Do you know if they were born in Canada?

5 Questions: Star Trekkin'

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Despite its reputation as a cosmonaut staple, freeze-dried ice cream only made one mission to space. In 1968, it provided instant sugar rushes to the astronauts of Apollo 7.

Despite its reputation as a cosmonaut staple, freeze-dried ice cream only made one mission to space. In 1968, it provided instant sugar rushes to the astronauts of Apollo 7.

The drug name Premarin is derived from the origin of the drug: PREgnant MARe urINe. Yes the urine of a pregnant horse!

The drug name Premarin is derived from the origin of the drug: PREgnant MARe urINe. Yes the urine of a pregnant horse!

<em>New York Tribune</em> founder Horace Greeley is best known for saying, “Go West, young man.” Problem is, he didn’t say it. The quote actually came from Indiana newspaper editor John B.L. Soule. In fact, Greeley’s own comments regarding the Wes

New York Tribune founder Horace Greeley is best known for saying, “Go West, young man.” Problem is, he didn’t say it. The quote actually came from Indiana newspaper editor John B.L. Soule. In fact, Greeley’s own comments regarding the West were less than encouraging. In 1859, while traveling across Utah, he wrote, “The desolation seems irredeemable.” Twelve years later, he proclaimed, “This Daniel Boone business is about played out.”

The Republic of Ireland has the busiest Supreme Court in the world, handling more than double the number of cases of the Supreme Court of the United States per year.

The Republic of Ireland has the busiest Supreme Court in the world, handling more than double the number of cases of the Supreme Court of the United States per year.

After riding high through the 1920s, the roller coaster craze was nearly killed off by the Depression. In the United States between 1930 and 1972, only 120 of the thrill contraptions were built, while more than 1,500 were destroyed.

After riding high through the 1920s, the roller coaster craze was nearly killed off by the Depression. In the United States between 1930 and 1972, only 120 of the thrill contraptions were built, while more than 1,500 were destroyed.

5 Questions: Need a <em>Clue</em>?

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5 Questions: April Foolin'?

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