by: Chelsey Vergara
· The first product to have a bar code was Wrigley’s gum!
· A cockroach can live several weeks with its head cut off – it dies from starvation!
· The state of Florida is bigger than England!
· Ernest Vincent Wright wrote a novel, “Gadsby”, which contains over 50,000 words — none of them with the letter “e”!
· Bulls are colorblind, therefore will usually charge at a matador’s waving cape no matter what color it is.
· No piece of square dry paper can be folded more than 7 times in half!
· The average life span of a major league baseball is 5-7 pitches!
· A ‘jiffy’ is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second!
· A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside!
· Human thigh bones are stronger than concrete!