Did You Know – 03/21/2011

1. Jupiter spins so fast that there is a new sunrise nearly every 10 hours.

Sesquipedalian Dictionary

2. A “sesquipedalian” is a very long word, and means a person fond of extremely long words.

3. 11% of people in the world are left-handed.

4. A saguaro cactus can grow over 60 feet and live as long as 300 years.

5. Alaska has the highest percentage of people who walk to work in USA.

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6. Holland is the only country with a national dog.

7. “Dysania” is the state of finding it hard to get out of bed in the morning.

8. The strike note of the Liberty Bell is E flat.

9. Elephants only sleep two hours a day.

10. Giraffes have no vocal chords.

Source: Yahoo answersWikipediaSnapple

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