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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c44(7/2/2006)

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Ron Patrick of California created street-legal VW Beetle --- powered by a jet engine!

A wheat farmer in North America receives only 5% of what a loaf of bread sells for --- at retail!

The Knight Drags on..." Lloyd Scott wore a full suit of armor and dragged an 8-foot-tall, 200-lb dragon behind him as he ran the 2006 London Marathon, finishing in eight days, 13 minutes!

< TASK > Answer the questions.

(1) What kind of car did Ron create?

(2) How much of what a loaf of bread sells for at retail does a wheat farmer in North America receive?

(3) Why did it take Lloyd eight days and 13 minutes to run the 2006 London Marathon?

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#c44 (7/2/2006) <--- #c44 (7/2/2005) (c0044.pdf)

Posted by: jog | 09/09/2007 02:57 PM

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