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1 A beaver first appeared on the reverse side of the Canadian nickel in 1937. Hobbies > Collecting 05/16/09
2 A caribou's head first appeared on the reverse side of the Canadian quarter in 1937. Hobbies > Collecting 05/18/09
3 A chess player whose Elo rating is between 2000 and 2200 is said to be in the Expert class. Hobbies > Games 10/20/08
4 A chess/checkers board has 64 squares. Hobbies > Games 06/10/08
5 A common loon first appeared on the reverse side of the Canadian one dollar coin in 1987. Hobbies > Collecting 05/18/09
6 A polar bear first appeared on the reverse side of the Canadian two dollar coin in 1996. Hobbies > Collecting 05/16/09
7 A Vivarium is an encloser of plant life. Hobbies > Gardening 06/27/08
8 A voyageur and an aboriginal in a canoe first appeared on the reverse side of the Canadian silver dollar in 1935. Hobbies > Collecting 05/17/09
9 Broccoli is a plant that does well in cool weather. Hobbies > Gardening 07/05/08
10 Captain Kayvaan Shrike is of The Raven Guard Chapter. Hobbies > Games 04/30/09
11 Chess player Bobby Fischer died when he was 64. Hobbies > Games 05/20/08
12 Crochet is a form of needlework that uses a hook to create fabric from yarn. Hobbies > Crafts 01/08/09
13 Crocheted fabric always begins with a slip knot. Hobbies > Crafts 12/13/08
14 Embroidery is a form of needlework that uses a sewing needle and thread/yarn to decorate fabric. Hobbies > Crafts 01/07/09
15 In chess, castling is when the king moves two spaces toward a rook and the rook moves to the other side of the king, all in one move. Hobbies 12/22/08

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