Jul 22, 2018

[Answer] Which of the following is an Ivy League school?

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...Dartmouth College is a private Ivy League university in Hanover, New Hampshire. The Ivy League is comprised of eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The Ivy League is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The eight institutions are Dartmouth College, Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Harvard University, Princeton University, the University of Pennsylvania, and Yale University. Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is the nineth oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

[Answer] The Sperm Whale Is The State Animal Of Which U.S. State?

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...The correct answer is: A! The great Sperm Whale was declared the state animal of Connecticut in 1975. You might be wondering why they would choose the sperm whale as their state animal. Well, it’s because whales had a big role in the history of the state. Back in the 1800s, Connecticut was second in the whaling industry, behind only Massachusetts. Sadly, the sperm whale is now on the endangered species list.

[Ans] Of which two common elements are most stars formed?

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The same elements that make up stars also make up the rest of the universe. In a star, 73 percent of its composition is hydrogen and 25 percent is helium. All the other elements make up the remaining 2 percent. There are a few minor differences here and there but for the most part, the same elements make up all stars. Stars formed first with the Big Bang 13.7 billion years ago and have been forming ever since. Astronomers believe that as many as five new stars form in our Milky Way galaxy each year. In all of them, hydrogen and helium are the main elements. Source: UniverseToday.com

[Ans] Ernest Hemingway won a Pulitzer Prize for which novel?

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On this day in 1899, Ernest Miller Hemingway, was born in Oak Park, Illinois. Hemingway’s last significant work to be published during his lifetime was 1952’s “The Old Man and the Sea,” a novella about an aging Cuban fisherman who had gone 84 days without a catch until finally snagging one in an epic 2 ½ day struggle. The book was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in literature in 1953. In 1954, Hemingway won the Nobel Prize. He committed suicide on July 2, 1961, in Ketchum, Idaho.

Jul 21, 2018

[Ans] What is a hybrid cross between a domestic cow and an American Bison called?

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Hybrid crossbreeding between domesticated cows and the iconic American Bison was a fairly common occurrence as far back as 1749. It was about 100 years, however, before there was intentional crossbreeding as a regular practice. About 200 years later, these "beefalo" became a popular farm animal in the 1970s. Although popularity has waned over the years, there are still beefalo fans out there. A beefalo steak from the Merrill Cattle Co. won the top rating in the American Royal Steak Competition for two years in a row. Source: ModernFarmer.com

[Ans] Which U.S. President made the first telephone call to the moon?

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On this day in 1969, Richard Nixon made the first phone call to Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin at Tranquility Base on the moon. That ultimate long-distance call, via telephone-to-radio transmission, happened at 11:49 pm in the Oval Office. Nixon began by saying, "Hello, Neil and Buzz. I am talking to you by telephone from the Oval Office of the White House. And this certainly has to be the most historic telephone calls ever made. I just can't tell you how proud we are of what you have done."

[Answer] Which U.S. President made the first telephone call to the moon?

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...On this day in 1969, Richard Nixon made the first phone call to the moon. That ultimate long-distance call, via telephone-to-radio transmission, happened at 11:49 pm in the Oval Office. Nixon began by saying, "Hello, Neil and Buzz. I am talking to you by telephone from the Oval Office of the White House. And this certainly has to be the most historic telephone calls ever made. I just can't tell you how proud we are of what you have done."

[Answer] What is a hybrid cross between a domestic cow and an American Bison called?

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...Hybrid crossbreeding between domesticated cows and the iconic American Bison was a fairly common occurrence as far back as 1749. It was about 100 years, however, before there was intentional crossbreeding as a regular practice. About 200 years later, these "beefalo" became a popular farm animal in the 1970s. Although popularity has waned over the years, there are still beefalo fans out there. A beefalo steak from the Merrill Cattle Co. won the top rating in the American Royal Steak Competition for two years in a row. Source: ModernFarmer.com