Tuesday Trivia

Trivia

Hello fellow bloggers

Tuesday is here again with some fun facts to tickle your brain!!

I enjoyed doing research for this post. Hope you enjoy reading them too 🙂

  • Did you know:

“Almost” is the longest word in the English language with all the letters in alphabetical order and “Rhythm” is the longest English word without a vowel.

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  • Tring Tring:

In 1865, Boston Post published about the telephone:

“Well-informed people know it is impossible to transmit the voice over wires. Even if it were, it would be of no practical value.”

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“And imagine where we are today, transmitting voice wirelessly!”

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  • Hold your breath for this one:

 The China National Highway 110 traffic jam is the longest traffic jam in the history that lasted for more than 10 days with cars moving only 0.6 miles a day!!

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“I am glad I did not witness it! Did anyone of you experience it personally?”

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  • Another surprising fact:

There are more possible iterations of a game of chess than there are atoms in the known universe.

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“I am never going to say I am a good chess player!”

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  • You must take this one seriously:

If you try to suppress a sneeze, you can rupture a blood vessel in your head or neck and die! Also, if you sneeze too hard, you can fracture a rib!

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“So guys don’t think of holding back your sneeze next time!

Just wondering is this why we say “God Bless you” when someone sneezes!”

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  • Watch this out:

It would take 1,000 years to watch every video on You Tube!

“So, no use keeping a count, I guess!”

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I found the chess fact most intriguing. Which one did you find most interesting?

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