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post #1 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-17-2008, 01:12 PM Thread Starter
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Thanksgiving Quiz - what do you know about Thanksgiving

http://home.aristotle.net/Thanksgiving/trivia.asp


I got 10 right!! lol

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post #2 of 19 (permalink) Old 11-17-2008, 02:01 PM
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DOH!! I got 9

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I got 10 also - but it wasnt necessarily the 10 I thought I had right

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this land is my land this land is your land from california to the new york islands something something ......

dats what I know from 2nd grade
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Here are the results of the trivia quiz:
  1. When was the first Thanksgiving celebration?
    You chose: 1621
    That's right!
  2. Where was the turkey first domesticated?
    You chose: Mexico and Central America
    That's right!
  3. What is a female turkey called?
    You chose: a hen
    That's right!
  4. What is a male turkey called?
    You chose: a tom
    That's right!
  5. What great American statesman lobbied to make the turkey the national symbol?
    You chose: Benjamin Franklin
    That's right!
  6. What sound does a female turkey make?
    You chose: chirp
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: cluck
  7. What sound does a male turkey make?
    You chose: gobble
    That's right!
  8. About how many feathers does a mature turkey have?
    You chose: 3,500
    That's right!
  9. Which state produces the most turkeys annually?
    You chose: Kansas
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: Minnesota
  10. How fast can wild turkeys run?
    You chose: 25 mph
    That's right!
  11. How does Arkansas rank among the other states in turkey production?
    You chose: third
    That's right!
  12. What Native American tribe celebrated the first Thanksgiving with the colonists?
    You chose: the Wampanoag tribe
    That's right!
  13. Can wild turkeys fly? If so, how fast?
    You chose: Yes, up to 40 mph
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: Yes, up to 55 mph
  14. Approximately what percentage of American homes eats turkey on Thanksgiving?
    You chose: 90%
    That's right!
  15. Approximately what percentage of American homes eats turkey on Christmas?
    You chose: 89%
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: 50%
  16. What is the name of the skin that hangs from a turkey's neck?
    You chose: garble
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: wattle
  17. Which U.S. president specified that Thanksgiving would fall on the last Thursday of November?
    You chose: Andrew Jackson
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: Abraham Lincoln
  18. Which president attempted to move the Thanksgiving holiday to the fourth Thursday in November to create a longer Christmas shopping season?
    You chose: Gerald R. Ford
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: Franklin D. Roosevelt"
  19. Which country consumes the most turkey per year per capita?
    You chose: The United States
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: Israel
  20. What is the best way to defrost a turkey?
    You chose: in the refrigerator
    Sorry, that's incorrect. The correct answer is: in cold water Your score:
    Wow! You got 11 questions right. Your feathered friends would be proud!

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I got 6!
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7.

# 12 stumped me. I chose the i'llsmackaho tribe.

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Isn't that like having sex and not finishing though?
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I got 6!
You stoopid.

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No one says you have to get drunk everytime you drink.

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Isn't that like having sex and not finishing though?
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You stoopid.
The last time I had to study 'Merkun history was like 20 years ago. I don't remember SHIT.
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The last time I had to study 'Merkun history was like 20 years ago. I don't remember SHIT.
Dude, i am an alien, we never studied this shit in teh islands. Until 1989 i thought the earth was a fucking box.


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I got 12. I guess none of us are Thanksgiving geniuses.

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I know that Thanksgiving always finds me balls deep in Latin poonani - This year will be no exception

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i got 10 as well...

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I have a job; I don't have time to take this quiz.

Mopar-- can you get on this one??? You gots nothin else to do
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I have a job; I don't have time to take this quiz.

Mopar-- can you get on this one??? You gots nothin else to do
harsh!


I got 8...at least half by lucky guessing lol

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I have a job; I don't have time to take this quiz.

Mopar-- can you get on this one??? You gots nothin else to do
How long before he starts wearing a skirt?

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