Trivia: Fall 2015


BMW 3 Series is the only car to win Car and Driver’s 10-Best Award 22 years in a row.

The fastest car in the world that runs on compressed natural gas is the BMW M5, reaching speeds up to 207 mph and needs just 4.6 seconds to hit 62 mph.

In England, the Speaker of the House is not allowed to speak.

If you keep a goldfish in a dark room, it will eventually turn white.

The line between the two numbers in a fraction is called the vinculum.

Only one McDonald’s in the world has TURQUOISE ARCHES. Government officials in Sedona, Arizona, thought the yellow would look bad with the natural red rock of the city.

The sum of all numbers on a Roulette Wheel is 666.

Judge Judy earns $45 million a year.

No new animals have been domesticated in the last 4,000 years.

There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.

Peanuts are one of the ingredients of dynamite.

All of the clocks in the movie Pulp Fiction are stuck on 4:20.

No President of the United States was an only child.

Reno, Nevada is farther west than Los Angeles, California.

There are three places in the US where you can find a Presidential seal: The Oval Office, the hall of the Liberty Bell, and Disney World’s Hall of Presidents.

In an average NFL football game, there are only about 12 minutes of actual playing time.

Abraham Lincoln established the Secret Service on the day he was assassinated.


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