January 4th, 2007

mathmo

True and false

Some people on my friends list have done this already (and I did appallingly). Seven of the following statements are true and three are false. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to determine which are the true ones.

Poll #900303 truth or ...

Tick the true statements (choose any seven).

I skipped the primary 3 year in school (now known as Year 2 in England and Wales).
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The only "sport" I am any good at is ten-pin bowling.
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The number of books I read in a year has been in single digits for several years running.
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I once queued for 45 minutes to get on a roller coaster but then ducked out at the last possible minute because I was too scared to go on.
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I once went to Cedar Point and rode on the world's tallest (at that time) roller coaster.
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My favourite classical composer is J. S. Bach and I'm particularly fond of his cello suites and violin sonatas.
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I don't "get" poetry that doesn't rhyme or scan.
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I've been to the USA at least once a year since 1993, with two exceptions when I went to Germany instead.
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The first time I ever left the country was on a family holiday to Italy when I was seven, escaping Britain's torrential downpours for glorious sunshine. It was so bright I ended up wearing dark glasses the whole time.
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I published three magazine articles before I was 18, and none since.
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