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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #160(8/11/2006)

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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) "The Doomsday Vault" Norway is spending over 4 million dollars to fund a seed bank capable of providing future crops in case of a global catastrophe!

(2) Over half the bones in a human body are in the hands and feet!

(3) The 27th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which restricts congressional pay raises, was proposed in 1789 and took over 200 years to ratify --- finally passing in 1992!

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