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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #21(7/21/2005)

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< TASK 1 > Read the articles (1) to (3). And figure out which article they come from. Answer A, B, or C.

(1) Believe It or Not! Tichilesti, Romania, has the last known leper colony in Europe!

(2) "Elephant Sale!" There are so many wild elephants overrunning Zimbabwe that the government wants to sell thousands of them to local farmers to start wildlife ranges!

(3) In 1907, Dr. Duncan McDougall of Haverhill, MA. attempted to scientifically discover the weight of a soul by weighing patients as they died!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
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