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How much does a 5 gallon bottle of water weigh?

How much does a 5 gallon bottle of water weigh? This question needs to be split into TWO questions and the answer relates ONLY to the weight of the water. The weight of the container needs to be added (1 kg for the one I use): How much does a 5 US gallon bottle of …

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Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Amazon USA   Product Features 10 arcade style practice games over 2500 lessons to choose from Finger Positioning Exercises Progress Tracking English or Spanish Typing Instructions Amazon UK Product Features Easy-to-use typing tutor with step-by-step instruction learn to type in just 8 hours, suitable for ages 8-adult measure your progress with …

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TypingMaster Pro For Windows

TypingMaster Pro For Windows Typing Master Pro is a teaching tool shareware developed for Windows by Typing Master, Inc. Typing Master Pro is distinguished for its effective typing drills, well-made lessons and games. It features slick and easy to follow instructions that adapts to the user’s needs of improvement. It also determines the user’s weak …

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Rapid Typing Tutor For Windows

Rapid Typing Tutor 5.0.25.11 For Windows Typing Tutor Labs’ Rapid Typing Tutor is a free educational application that is compatible with computers which run Windows or Linux. This product encourages kids and adults to learn how to effectively use their computer keyboards. Rapid Typing Tutor provides customisable tests, drills, and a typing game with real-time …

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TypeFaster Typing Tutor For Windows

TypeFaster Typing Tutor 0.4.2 For Windows TypeFaster Typing Tutor is a free typing tutorial program developed by TypeFaster for Windows designed to help users learn how to touch-type enabling users to type faster without looking at the keyboard. This freeware offers support for multiple languages and keyboard layouts which include UK-English, Danish, French, Hebrew, Italian, …

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The Fast Diet: The Secret of Intermittent Fasting – Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer : Mimi Spencer and Michael Mosley

The Fast Diet The Secret of Intermittent Fasting – Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer By Mimi Spencer and Michael Mosley IS IT POSSIBLE TO EAT WELL, MOST OF THE TIME, AND GET SLIMMER AND HEALTHIER AS YOU DO IT? WITH THE FAST DIET IT IS. This radical new approach to weight loss is the …

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National Linguine Day – September 15th

National Linguine Day – September 15th   Linguine Pasta is wider and flatter than spaghetti, about 6-9 mm wide. A flattened spaghetti-like pasta. It’s best served with a medium-thick sauce that will cling well to its thin strands.  http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/linguine Allow about 75g of pasta per person    

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Australia is abolishing Solar Panel Rebates

Australian Federal government is moving towards abolishing the Renewable Energy Target. According to an article in the Australian Financial Review on 18th August 2014; “the federal government is moving towards abolishing the Renewable Energy Target (RET).” The RET is the government authority that funds the solar rebate for homes and businesses. Link to The Renewable …

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New technology helps Queensland Police target speeding drivers

New technology helps Queensland Police target speeding drivers   QUEENSLAND AUSTRALIA New high-tech speed cameras with enhanced capabilities will be used to target speeding drivers across Queensland. Thirteen digital mobile speed cameras systems will replace some of the existing analogue (film based) cameras currently in use. The German-manufactured Vitronic Poliscan camera systems operate on scanning …

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UK Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)

UK Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) is the United Kingdom’s compensation fund of LAST RESORT for customers of AUTHORISED financial services firms. The FSCS may pay compensation if a listed company is unable, or likely to be unable, to pay claims against it. Normally because the company has stopped trading …

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Drink Driving in Queensland, Australia 2014

Drink Driving Statistics for Queensland, Australia in Mid 2014 Operation Cold Snap was conducted by the Queensland Police during June 27 and July 18 2014, with the focus on driver distraction and inattention as well as driving unlicensed. The operation also targeted the other Fatal Five: Speeding: Drink driving: Drug driving: Failure to wear seatbelts: …

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Ukraine Plane Crash – Flight MH17 shot down – 18th July 2014

Ukraine Plane Crash – Flight MH17 shot down – 18th July 2014 Flight MH17, a Boeing 777-200 with 298 people on board, was travelling from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur but was shot down in separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine, 40 kilometres from the Russian border, at about 12.15am 18th July 2014 Sydney time. Malaysia Airlines confirmed that …

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The meaning of “A La Mode”

The french phrase “A La Mode” simply means “in Fashion”  [1640s,  lit. "in the fashion".]   Origin of À LA MODE French word meaning: ‘according to the fashion’ First Known Use: 1641 http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alamode Synonyms stylish (also a la mode), au courant, chic, cool [slang],exclusive, fashionable, fresh [slang], happening, hip, in,modish, sharp, smart, snappy, supercool, swell, swish,trendy, voguish French to English Translation:   A la mode  =  fashionable, modish from http://translation.babylon.com/french/to-english/A_la_mode   Other strange translations and uses …

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Phone Scams Warning – Media Release

Phone Scams Warning The Queensland Police Service Fraud and Cyber Crime Group (FCCG) is warning the public about phone scams as part of National Consumer Fraud Week. The group has been receiving regular complaints from members of the public after receiving phone calls by people attempting them to defraud them. One very common complaint is …

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ROMANCE FRAUD

ROMANCE FRAUD – MEDIA RELEASE How do they do it? By creating fake profiles on legitimate internet dating services. Approaching you after having developed a profile which will appeal to you (after you have indicated the type of person you’re looking for on your profile). They will interrogate you to establish your financial position and …

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Juke Box

Juke Box 1950 to 1999

1950 to 1999 Juke Box Music 1950 Juke Box 1951 Juke Box 1952 Juke Box 1953 Juke Box 1954 Juke Box 1955 Juke Box 1956 Juke Box 1957 Juke Box 1958 Juke Box 1959 Juke Box 1960 Juke Box 1961 Juke Box 1962 Juke Box 1963 Juke Box 1964 Juke Box 1965 Juke Box 1966 …

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