From a friend
AllSome trivia to keep your mind active.
Thought you knew everything?…
is the longest word typed
with your right hand.
(Bet you just tried these out mentally, didn’t you?)
No word in the English language rhymes with
month, orange, silver, or purple.
never stop growing.
‘The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog’
The words ‘racecar,’
are the same whether they are read left to right or right to left (palindromes).
(Yep, I knew you were going to ‘do’ this one.)
There are only four words in the English language which end in ‘dous’: tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
(You’re not possibly still doubting any of this, are you ?)
There are two words in the English language that have all five vowels in order: ‘abstemious’ and ‘facetious.’
(Okay, admit it, you just went through ⤘a-e-i-o-u⤙ in your head)
is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the keyboard.
(All you typists are going to test this out)
has a memory span of three seconds
(And, some days I think I⤙m right there with them.)
is an actual unit of time, 1/100th of a second.
A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
A snail can sleep for three years.
(I know some people that could do this too!)
is bigger than its brain.
(I know some people like that also . Actually I know A LOT of people like this!)
Babies are born without kneecaps
They don’t appear until the child reaches 2 to 6 years of age.
last longer when refrigerated.
The average person’s left hand does 56% of the typing.
moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
(Good thing he didn⤙t have dynamite.)
froze completely solid .
than people in the world.
was born in a ladies’ room during a dance.
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
Now you know a lot more than you did before!!
The Rain- Thomas Kinkade
This is a Thomas Kinkade painting It’s rumored to carry a miracle!
They say if you pass this on, you will receive a miracle.
I am passing this on because I thought it was neat
and besides, who couldn’t use a miracle?!
And so now you know everything ! ………………………………