Think You Know Everything?

  • The average person’s left hand does 56% of the typing.
  • The cruise liner, QE2, moves only six inches for each gallon of diesel that it burns.
  • The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar
    melted in his pocket.
  • The sentence: “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” uses every letter of the
    alphabet.
  • The winter of 1932 was so cold that Niagara Falls froze completely solid.
  • The words ‘racecar,’ ‘kayak’ and ‘level’ are the same whether they are read left to right or right
    to left (palindromes).
  • There are more chickens than people in the world.
  • There are only four words in the English language which end in “dous”: tremendous,
    horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous There are two words in the English language that
    have all five vowels in order: “abstemious” and “facetious.”
  • Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
  • TYPEWRITER is the longest word that can be made using the letters only on one row of the
    keyboard.
  • Winston Churchill was born in a ladies’ room during a dance.
  • Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
  • Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks; otherwise it will digest
    itself.