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Ripley's Believe It or Not! #c96(4/8/2001)

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In Macksburg, Iowa, there is an annual "National Skillet Throwing Contest" in which contestants toss cast-iron frying pans as far as they can!

Heiress Patricia O'Neill left her $58 million estate in Cape Town, South Africa to a 15-year-old chimpanzee named "Kalu"!

The world's longest road tunnel measures 15.19 miles and runs between Bergen and Oslo, Norway! Believe It or Not! One of the thruways was the site of a wedding!

< TASK > Answer the questions.

(1) What kind of contest do people have in Mackburg?

(2) To whom did Patricia leave her $58 million estate?

(3) How long is the world's longest road tunnel?

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