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"STEWARDESS" is the longest word you can type with just your left hand
"LOLLIPOP" is the longest word you can type with just your right hand
"TYPEWRITER" is the longest word you can type with only one row of the keyboard
There are no words that rhyme with ORANGE, SILVER, or PURPLE
Your EYES are always the same size, from birth until you die
Your NOSE and EARS are always GROWING, throughout your entire life
The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over the Lazy Dog (sample sentence from typing class) uses every letter of the alphabet
4 words end in "DOUS" : Hazardous, Stupendous, Horrendous and Tremendous.
2 words have all 5 Vowels IN ORDER : Facetious and Abstemious
The SHARK is the only fish that blinks with both eyes
Almonds are from the PEACH family
The OSTRICH EYE is bigger than it's brain
Babies have NO KNEECAPS until they are 2-6 years old
February, 1865 was the only month EVER with no full moon
If you line up all the people of China 8 abreast in rows, the line would never end due to reproduction
Leonardo DaVinci invented SCISSORS
Peanuts are one of the ingredients of DYNAMITE
Rubber Bands keep longer if you store them in the refrigerator
The Queen Elizabeth II ship uses a gallon of diesel fuel every 6 seconds
The Microwave Oven was invented after a lab employee walked by a radar tube and the chocolate bar in his hand melted
Why does one PARK in a driveway and DRIVE on a parkway?
Why, in baseball, does a fly ball hit the foul pole becomes a fair ball and a Home Run?
Why does one never see a baby pigeon?
Whatever happened to Cotton Candy on a Stick? Now it only comes in a bag?
Hope you enjoyed these info "bits"!!!
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