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  • 1. If a park statue of a person on If a park statue of a person on Important a horse has both front legs in a horse has both front legs in the air, the person died in the air, the person died in Facts You battle. If the horse has one battle. If the horse has one front leg in the air, the person front leg in the air, the person died as a result of wounds died as a result of wounds Need to received in battle. If the horse received in battle. If the horse has all four legs on the ground, has all four legs on the ground, Know the person died of natural the person died of natural causes. Important Facts You Need to Know causes. Important Facts You Need to Know Clans of long ago that Clans of long ago that Only two people signed the Only two people signed the wanted to get rid of their wanted to get rid of their Declaration of Independence Declaration of Independence unwanted people without unwanted people without on July 4th, John Hancock on July 4th, John Hancock killing them, used to burn killing them, used to burn and Charles Thomson. Most and Charles Thomson. Most their houses down - hence their houses down - hence of the rest signed on August of the rest signed on August the expression to get fired. the expression to get fired. 2, but the last signature 2, but the last signature wasn't added until 5 years wasn't added until 5 years later. later. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The term the whole 9 yards The term the whole 9 yards came from WWII fighter pilots came from WWII fighter pilots Hershey's Kisses are called Hershey's Kisses are called in the Pacific. When arming in the Pacific. When arming that because the machine that that because the machine that their airplanes on the ground, their airplanes on the ground, makes them looks like it's makes them looks like it's the .50 caliber machine gun the .50 caliber machine gun kissing the conveyor belt. kissing the conveyor belt. ammo belts measured exactly 27 ammo belts measured exactly 27 feet, before being loaded into feet, before being loaded into the fuselage. If the pilots fired the fuselage. If the pilots fired all their ammo at a target, it all their ammo at a target, it got the whole 9 yards. got the whole 9 yards. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 1 Important Facts
  • 2. The phrase rule of thumb is The phrase rule of thumb is An ostrich's eye is bigger An ostrich's eye is bigger derived from an old English derived from an old English that it's brain. that it's brain. law which stated that you law which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your anything wider than your thumb. thumb. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The longest recorded The longest recorded The Eisenhower interstate The Eisenhower interstate flight of a chicken is flight of a chicken is system requires that one system requires that one thirteen seconds. thirteen seconds. mile in every five must be mile in every five must be straight. These straight straight. These straight sections are usable as sections are usable as airstrips in times of war or airstrips in times of war or other emergencies. other emergencies. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The name Jeep came from The name Jeep came from The Pentagon, in Arlington, The Pentagon, in Arlington, the abbreviation used in the the abbreviation used in the Virginia, has twice as many Virginia, has twice as many army for the General army for the General bathrooms as is necessary. bathrooms as is necessary. Purpose vehicle, G.P. Purpose vehicle, G.P. When it was built in the When it was built in the 1940s, the state of Virginia 1940s, the state of Virginia still had segregation laws still had segregation laws requiring separate toilet requiring separate toilet facilities for blacks and whites. facilities for blacks and whites. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 2 Important Facts
  • 3. Cat's urine glows under a The highest point in black light. Pennsylvania is lower than the lowest point in Colorado. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Nutmeg is extremely If you have three quarters, poisonous if injected four dimes, and four intravenously. pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The first toilet ever seen The only two days of the on television was on Leave year in which there are no It To Beaver. professional sports games (MLB, NBA, NHL, or NFL) are the day before and the day after the Major League All-Star Game. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 3 Important Facts
  • 4. Only one person in two Only one person in two The name Wendy was made The name Wendy was made billion will live to be 116 or billion will live to be 116 or up for the book Peter Pan. up for the book Peter Pan. older. older. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know In Cleveland, Ohio, it's illegal In Cleveland, Ohio, it's illegal It takes 3,000 cows to It takes 3,000 cows to to catch mice without a to catch mice without a supply the NFL with enough supply the NFL with enough hunting license. hunting license. leather for a year's supply leather for a year's supply of footballs. of footballs. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Thirty-five percent of the Thirty-five percent of the There is an average of There is an average of people who use personal ads people who use personal ads 178 sesame seeds on a 178 sesame seeds on a for dating are already for dating are already McDonald's Big Mac bun. McDonald's Big Mac bun. married. married. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 4 Important Facts
  • 5. The world's termites The world's termites Pound for pound, hamburgers Pound for pound, hamburgers outweigh the world's outweigh the world's cost more than new cars. cost more than new cars. humans 10 to 1. humans 10 to 1. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The 3 most valuable brand The 3 most valuable brand When Heinz ketchup leaves When Heinz ketchup leaves names on earth are: names on earth are: the bottle, it travels at a the bottle, it travels at a Marlboro, Coca-Cola & Marlboro, Coca-Cola & rate of 25 miles per year. rate of 25 miles per year. Budweiser in that order. Budweiser in that order. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know It's possible to lead a cow It's possible to lead a cow The Bible has been The Bible has been upstairs... but not upstairs... but not translated into Klingon. translated into Klingon. downstairs. downstairs. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 5 Important Facts
  • 6. Humans are the only Humans are the only On average, 100 people On average, 100 people primates that don't have primates that don't have every year choke to death every year choke to death pigment in the palms of pigment in the palms of on ball point pens on ball point pens their hands. their hands. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Ten percent of the Russian Ten percent of the Russian In 10 minutes, a hurricane In 10 minutes, a hurricane government's income comes government's income comes releases more energy than releases more energy than from the sale of vodka. from the sale of vodka. all the world's nuclear all the world's nuclear weapons combined. weapons combined. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Reno, Nevada is west of Los Reno, Nevada is west of Los Average age of top GM Average age of top GM Angeles, California. Angeles, California. executives in 2000: 49.8 executives in 2000: 49.8 years. years. Average age of the Rolling Average age of the Rolling Stones: 57.6. Stones: 57.6. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 6 Important Facts
  • 7. Elephants can't jump. Elephants can't jump. The cigarette lighter was The cigarette lighter was Every other mammal can. Every other mammal can. invented before the match. invented before the match. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Five Jell-O flavors that Five Jell-O flavors that Coca Cola was originally Coca Cola was originally flopped: celery, coffee, cola, flopped: celery, coffee, cola, green. green. apple, and chocolate. apple, and chocolate. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Every day more money is Every day more money is Smartest dogs: Smartest dogs: printed for Monopoly than printed for Monopoly than 1) Scottish border collie; 1) Scottish border collie; the US Treasury. the US Treasury. 2) Poodle; 2) Poodle; 3) Golden retriever. 3) Golden retriever. Dumbest dog: Afghan hound. Dumbest dog: Afghan hound. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 7 Important Facts
  • 8. The Hawaiian alphabet has The Hawaiian alphabet has Men can read smaller print Men can read smaller print 12 letters. 12 letters. than women; women can hear than women; women can hear better. better. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know City with the most Rolls City with the most Rolls State with the highest State with the highest Royce's per capita: Hong Kong Royce's per capita: Hong Kong percentage of people who percentage of people who walk to work: Alaska walk to work: Alaska Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Percentage of Africa that Percentage of Africa that Percentage of North America Percentage of North America is wilderness: 28% is wilderness: 28% that is wilderness: 38% that is wilderness: 38% Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 8 Important Facts
  • 9. Barbie's measurements if she Barbie's measurements if she Average number of days a Average number of days a were life size: 39 -23 -33. were life size: 39 -23 -33. West German goes without West German goes without washing his underwear: 7 washing his underwear: 7 Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Percentage of American women Percentage of American women Cost of raising a medium-size Cost of raising a medium-size who say they'd marry the who say they'd marry the dog to the age of 11: $6,400. dog to the age of 11: $6,400. same man: 50% same man: 50% Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Average number of people Average number of people Percentage of Americans Percentage of Americans airborne over the US any airborne over the US any who have visited Disneyland who have visited Disneyland given hour: 61,000. given hour: 61,000. or Disney World: 70% or Disney World: 70% Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 9 Important Facts
  • 10. Intelligent people have more Intelligent people have more The world's youngest The world's youngest zinc and copper in their hair. zinc and copper in their hair. parents were 8 and 9. They parents were 8 and 9. They lived in China in 1910. lived in China in 1910. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The youngest pope was 11 The youngest pope was 11 Iceland consumes more Coca Iceland consumes more Coca years old. years old. Cola per capita than any Cola per capita than any other nation. other nation. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know First novel ever written on a First novel ever written on a A duck's quack doesn't echo, A duck's quack doesn't echo, typewriter: Tom Sawyer. typewriter: Tom Sawyer. and no one knows why. and no one knows why. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 10 Important Facts
  • 11. Did you know that there Did you know that there The Main Library at Indiana The Main Library at Indiana are coffee flavored PEZ? are coffee flavored PEZ? University sinks over an inch University sinks over an inch every year because when it every year because when it was built, engineers failed to was built, engineers failed to take into account the weight take into account the weight of all the books that would of all the books that would occupy the building. occupy the building. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know I am. is the shortest I am. is the shortest David Prowse was the guy David Prowse was the guy complete sentence in the complete sentence in the in the Darth Vader suit in in the Darth Vader suit in English language. English language. Star Wars. He spoke all of Star Wars. He spoke all of Vader's lines, and didn't Vader's lines, and didn't know that he was going to know that he was going to be dubbed over by James be dubbed over by James Earl Jones until he saw the Earl Jones until he saw the screening of the movie. screening of the movie. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The cruise liner, Queen The cruise liner, Queen Rubber bands last longer Rubber bands last longer Elizabeth II, moves only 6 Elizabeth II, moves only 6 when refrigerated. when refrigerated. inches for each gallon of inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns. diesel that it burns. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 11 Important Facts
  • 12. Peanuts are one of the Peanuts are one of the The national anthem of The national anthem of ingredients of dynamite. ingredients of dynamite. Greece has 158 verses. No Greece has 158 verses. No one in Greece has one in Greece has memorized all 158 verses. memorized all 158 verses. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know There are 293 ways to There are 293 ways to The average person's left The average person's left make change for a dollar. make change for a dollar. hand does 56% of the hand does 56% of the typing. typing. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know A shark is the only fish A shark is the only fish There are more chickens There are more chickens that can blink with both that can blink with both than people in the world. than people in the world. eyes. eyes. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 12 Important Facts
  • 13. Two-thirds of the world's Two-thirds of the world's On the old Canadian two On the old Canadian two eggplant is grown in New eggplant is grown in New dollar bill, the flag flying dollar bill, the flag flying Jersey. Jersey. over the Parliament over the Parliament building is an American building is an American flag. flag. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know All of the clocks in the All of the clocks in the No word in the English No word in the English movie Pulp Fiction are movie Pulp Fiction are language rhymes with language rhymes with stuck on 4:20. stuck on 4:20. month, orange, silver, month, orange, silver, or purple. or purple. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know All 50 states are listed All 50 states are listed Almonds are a member of Almonds are a member of across the top of the across the top of the the peach family. the peach family. Lincoln Memorial on back Lincoln Memorial on back of the $5 bill. of the $5 bill. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 13 Important Facts
  • 14. Winston Churchill was born Winston Churchill was born Maine is the only state Maine is the only state in a ladies' room during a in a ladies' room during a whose name is just one whose name is just one dance. dance. syllable. syllable. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know A cat has 32 muscles in A cat has 32 muscles in Tigers have striped skin, Tigers have striped skin, each ear. (For Ear Signals) each ear. (For Ear Signals) not just striped fur. not just striped fur. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know A dragonfly has a lifespan A dragonfly has a lifespan A goldfish has a memory A goldfish has a memory of 24 hours. of 24 hours. span of three seconds. span of three seconds. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 14 Important Facts
  • 15. A dime has 118 ridges A dime has 118 ridges In England, the Speaker of In England, the Speaker of around the edge. around the edge. the House is not allowed to the House is not allowed to speak. speak. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know The microwave was The microwave was In English pubs, ale is ordered In English pubs, ale is ordered invented after a invented after a by pints and quarts. So, in old by pints and quarts. So, in old researcher walked by a researcher walked by a England, when customers got England, when customers got radar tube and radar tube and unruly, the bartender would yell unruly, the bartender would yell a chocolate bar melted in a chocolate bar melted in at them to mind their own pints at them to mind their own pints his pocket. and quarts and settle down. and quarts and settle down. his pocket. It's where we get the phrase, It's where we get the phrase, Mind your P's and Q's. Mind your P's and Q's. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Many years ago in England, Many years ago in England, In Shakespeare's time, In Shakespeare's time, pub frequenters had a whistle pub frequenters had a whistle mattresses were secured on mattresses were secured on baked into the rim or handle baked into the rim or handle bed frames by ropes. When bed frames by ropes. When of their ceramic cups. When of their ceramic cups. When you pulled on the ropes the you pulled on the ropes the they needed a refill, they they needed a refill, they mattress tightened, making the mattress tightened, making the used the whistle to get some used the whistle to get some bed firmer to sleep on. That's bed firmer to sleep on. That's service. Wet your whistle is service. Wet your whistle is where the phrase, good night, where the phrase, good night, the phrase inspired by this the phrase inspired by this sleep tight came from. sleep tight came from. practice. practice. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 15 Important Facts
  • 16. The citrus soda 7-UP was The citrus soda 7-UP was Mosquito repellents don't Mosquito repellents don't created in 1929; "7" was created in 1929; "7" was repel. They hide you. The repel. They hide you. The selected because the selected because the spray blocks the mosquito's spray blocks the mosquito's original containers were 7 original containers were 7 sensors so they don't know sensors so they don't know ounces. "UP" indicated the ounces. "UP" indicated the you're there. you're there. direction of the bubbles. direction of the bubbles. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Dentists have recommended Dentists have recommended The liquid inside young coconuts The liquid inside young coconuts that a toothbrush be kept at that a toothbrush be kept at can be used as a substitute for can be used as a substitute for least 6 feet away from a least 6 feet away from a blood plasma. blood plasma. toilet to avoid airborne toilet to avoid airborne particles resulting from the particles resulting from the flush. flush. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know American car horns beep in American car horns beep in No piece of paper can be No piece of paper can be the tone of F. the tone of F. folded more than 7 times. folded more than 7 times. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 16 Important Facts
  • 17. Donkeys kill more people Donkeys kill more people 1 in every 4 Americans has 1 in every 4 Americans has annually than plane crashes. annually than plane crashes. appeared on television. appeared on television. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know You burn more calories sleeping You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching television. than you do watching television. Important Facts You Need to Know Important Facts You Need to Know Page 17 Important Facts