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The Answer Man looks at America's First Ladies

1. This first lady celebrated her 50th birthday this year. Name her. 2. This first lady had the nickname "Lemonade Lucy," because she refused to serve liquor or wine in the White House. Who was she? 3. This first lady is credited with saving ...

The Answer Man Looks at Ocean Life

1. Scuba divers may come across an elver while on a dive. What is an elver? 2. What does it mean when you hear that a whale has breached? 3. TRUE or FALSE: All ocean waters have fish that inhabit them. 4. Name the largest non-mammal species ...

Scientists and Philosophers

This week the Answer Man looks at scientists and philosophers. 1. In 1242, this scientist and philosopher conducted black powder experiments, which he carefully recorded and documented. As a result of his detailed recordkeeping, he is often ...