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  • The number of possible ways of playing the first four moves per side in a game of chess is 318,979,564,000.
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  • Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
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  • There are only four words in the English language which end in 'dous': tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
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  • The lifespan of a squirrel is about nine years.
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  • The slogan on New Hampshire license plates is 'Live Free or Die.'  These license plates are manufactured by prisoners in the state prison in Concord.
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  • The first couple to be shown in bed together on prime time television were Fred and Wilma Flintstone.
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