Trivia’s Facts and More (2/4)

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This informative post will be posted on Saturday along with my usual writing.  You are invited to participate with the opening question.

Brain Teaser Question

There are tree mistake in this sentence.  

What are they?

(answer found at the end of this post)

Featured Facts

John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) served as the sixth American President from 1825-1829.  He grew up in the colony and later state of Massachusetts.

Here are some interesting facts about John Quincy Adams:

  • Member of Democratic-Republican Party (today’s Democratic Party).
  • Attended Harvard College.
  • Son of John Adams, second American President.
  • As President Monroe’s Secretary of State, he was the primary writer of the Monroe Doctrine.
  • First President to be photographed (1848).

Nicknamed “Old Man Eloquent,” Adams served in Congress for 18 years following his single term as President.  He has been the only President to return to Congress following a Presidency.  As a member of the House of Representatives, he switched political parties to the Anti-Masonic and later the Whig.

Answer to Brain Teaser Question

(1)  tree should be three

(2)  mistake should be mistakes

(3)  There are not three mistakes, only two, so stating there are three is a mistake.

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