« Ripley's Believe It or Not! #110(2/1/2006) | Main | Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c25(2/24/2002) »

Ripley's Believe It or Not! #111(5/22/2006)

Special Thanks to http://www.ripleys.com/

060522_abc
(C) 2006 Ripley Entertainment, Inc.

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

(1) In Zimbabwe, the country with the shortest life expectancy --- the average person can expect to die by age 36!

(2) "Sticky Bacteria!" To stick to river rocks, Caulobacter Crescentus Bacteria secrete a glue stronger than any manmade adhesive which is capable of withstanding stresses of five tons per square inch!

(3) The United Kingdom has no official national flag! No law has ever been passed making the famous Union Jack flag official!

The cartoon from http://www.comics.com/comics/ripleys/
Download PDF file(357KB)

« Ripley's Believe It or Not! #110(2/1/2006) | Main | Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c25(2/24/2002) »

Comments

Post a comment



(Not displayed with comment.)




TrackBack


Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Ripley's Believe It or Not! #111(5/22/2006):

« Ripley's Believe It or Not! #110(2/1/2006) | Main | Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c25(2/24/2002) »