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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #202(12/2/2006)

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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) Muhammad Yunus of Bangladesh won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize for starting a bank! In 1974, he founded the Grameen Bank, which lends billions in small loans to individuals and has a nearly 99% repayment rate!

(2) Ralph Kluk, a Polish native from Napoleon township, MI, created a 700-lb(318kg), 70-ft(21m) long rosary from discarded bowling balls!

(3) The Ladolam gold deposit in Papua New Guinea is created from volcanic water rising from deep within the earth --- accumulating 50 pounds of gold a year!

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