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 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21 are all Fibonacci Sequence Numbers
Any term is the sum of the two previous terms
 -2, -46, 0, 17 are all Integers
Integers are â€¦-3,-2,-1,0,1,2,3, â€¦ and do not include any fractions or decimals
 âˆš2, Î , E, âˆš7 are all Irrational Numbers
Numbers which cannot be expressed as a simple ratio of a/b
 3 Preludes for Piano, Porgy & Bess, An American in Paris are all Compositions by Gershwin
 19, 37, 73, 97 are all Prime Numbers
Prime numbers are only wholly divisible by themselves and 1
 20, 24, 27, 28 are all Composite Numbers
 20th Century Fox, Back Door Man, Soul Kitchen are all Songs by The Doors
 2/3, 5.6325, 18, -3 are all Rational Numbers
Any number that can be expressed as the ratio a/b, as long as bâ‰ 0
 32, 0, 273 are all Freezing Points of Water
In Farenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin respectively
 39 Steps, Rebecca, To Catch a Thief are all Films Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
 4-2, 6-1, 5-1 are all Volleyball Formations
4-2 is the basic formation for beginners with two setters and four hitters.
 162, 417, 741, 2088 are all Numbers Divisible by 3
To determine if a number is divisible by 3, check if the sum of its digits is divisible by three
 212, 100, 373 are all Boiling Points of Water
In Farenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin respectively
 216, 343, 512, 729 are all Perfect Cubes
If you memorize the cubes of 1-10, mathdrew will show you an impressive parlor trick whereby you can ask someone to choose a number from 1 to 100, then cube it, and then as soon as they tell you the impossibly large number, you will produce the cube root of that number flawlessly and effortlessly like a mathemagician/prodigy
 245, 400,715, 2000 are all Numbers Divisible by 5
Only numbers ending in â€œ0â€ or â€œ5â€ are divisible by 5
 300, 574, 938, 7136 are all Numbers Divisible by 2
To determine if a number is divisible by 2, the last digit must be even (0, 2, 4, 6, or 8)
 310, 213, 949, 714, 818 are all Area Codes for S. Calif. Phone Numbers
 484, 1331, 6655, 82522 are all Numbers Divisible by 11
Only when the difference between the sum of the 1st, 3rd, 5th, etc digits and the sum of the 2nd, 4th, 6th, etc. digits is a multiple of 11 (including â€œ0â€) is the original number divisible by 11
 576, 625, 676, 1024 are all Perfect Squares
 98.6, 37, 310 are all Human Body Temperatures
In Farenheit, Celsius, and Kelvin respectively
 1000 Airplanes on the Roof, Einstein on the Beach, Monsters of Grace are all Operas by Glass
 1776, 1789, 1917, 1959, 1978 are all Years of Revolutions
The American, French, Russian, Cuban, and Iranian/Islamic revolutions... respectively
 -459.67, -273, 0 are all Absolute Zero
Theoretically the temperature at which all atomic and molecular motion is frozen still
 5-12-13, 3-4-5, 8-15-17, 7-24-25 are all Pythagorean Triplets
These triplets of numbers hold true for the lengths of the three sides of right triangles only!!! Recall that the Pythagorean Theorem states that: (Leg#1)^2 + (Leg#2)^2 = (Hypotenuse)^2
 10-24-26, 6-8-10, 80-150-170, 14,48,50 are all Multiples of Pythagorean Triplets
 A, B, AB, O are all Bloodtypes
In Japan, asking someone their bloodtype is akin to asking Westerners their astrological signs
 Abeille, Papillon, Mouche are all French Insects
Bee, Butterfly and Fly respectively
 A, C, D, E, K are all Vitamins
Vitamins can either be "fat soluble" or "water soluble" .... Vitamin C is water soluble, meaning that the human body will take just as much as it needs and dispose of the excess ... so take as much as you like especially when sick ... But beware of fat soluble vitamins, as excess amounts are stored within the body and may lead to toxification in overdosages
 Adams, Eisenstaedt, Stieglitz, Rowell are all Male Photographers
Ansel Adams is famous for his majestic black and white photos of Yosemite Park and many other natural settings ... Galen Rowell if also famous for awe-inspiring natural photographs - yet his are in color
 Addisonâ€™s, Thyroiditis, Diabetes are all Diseases of the Endocrine System
 Adenine, Cytosine, Guanine, Thymine are all DNA Bases
 Adenine, Cytosine, Guanine, Uracil are all RNA Bases
RNA acts as a messenger between DNA and Ribosomes
 Ad Hominem, Testimonial, Card-Stacking, Bandwagon are all Propaganda Techniques
 Adjacent, Vertical, Complementary, Supplementary are all Angles Studied in Geometry
Two complementary angles add up to 90 degrees
 Adler, Horney, Klein, Jung, Rogers are all Freudâ€™s Disciples/Psychoanalytic Pioneers
 Aebleskivers, Herring Frikadeller, Smorrebrod are all Danish Foods
Sample in Copenhagen, Denmark or Solvang, California
 Ah Satan Sees Natasha, Senile Felines, Do Geese See God? are all Palindromes
Sentences that read the same forwards or backwards
 Aigle, Milan, Pygargue a Tete Blanche are all French Birds of Prey
Eagle, Kite and Bald Eagle respectively
 Aigu, Grave, Circonflex are all French Accent Marks
Accent Aigu points to the front of the word, accent grave points to the end of the word, and accent circonflex looks like the carrot symbol "^"
 Ainâ€™t That A Shame, California Man, I Want You To Want Me are all Songs by Cheap Trick
Check out their "Live at Budokhan" album
 Akira, Nagisa, Yoji, Takeshi are all Japanese Film Directors
 Alameda, Calaveras, Humboldt, Kern are all Counties in California
Another county in California - San Bernardino county - is the largest county in the entire contiguous U.S.
 AL, AR, MS, LA are all Southern States
Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi and Louisiana respectively y'all
 Alba, Berry, Johansson, Jolie, Knightley, Kidman are all Female Sex Symbols of the 1990â€™s & 2000â€™s
 Albee, Fugard, Hansberry, Mamet, Shepard are all 20th Century Playwrights
 Albright, Rice are all U.S. Secretaries of State (females)
 Alecto, Tisiphone, Megaera are all The Furies
From Greek Mythology
 Alan Hale Jr., Tina Louise, Bob Denver are all Actors from Gilliganâ€™s Island
 Alice, Trixie, Ed, Ralph are all Characters on â€œThe Honeymoonersâ€
Aka The Jackie Gleason Show
 Allemagne, Etats Unis, Angleterre are all French Country Names
Germany, United States, and England respectively
 Allen, Bell, Bush, Faulk, Dorsett are all Football Running Backs
Of course O.J. Simpson was a famous one too .... but unfortunately he dirtied up his own name and reputation ... he's reputed to have been heard round the Christmas Tree singing "I'm Dreaming of a White .... Girlfriend"
 Allentown, Erie, Hershey are all Cities in Pennsylvania
Yes, the worlwide Hershey headquarters is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, complete with street lamposts where the lights are fashioned into the shape of Hershey Kisses
 Alphabet Street, Batdance, Paisley Park are all Songs by Prince
Two other great songs by Prince are "Kiss" and "Another Hole in your head"
 Alsace-Lorraine, Rhone-Alps are all Regions in Eastern France
 Al Scates, Andy Banakowski are all UCLA Volleyball Coaches
Al Scates has won more National Championships than the reknown John Wooden in his career at UCLA which began in 1962 â€¦ his lifetime win percentage is .843 as of 2007 â€¦ 19 national championships
 Amelia Goes to the Ball, The Telephone, Amahl and the Night Visitors are all Operas by Menotti
 Amundsen, Peary, Cook, Scott are all Polar Explorers
 Andalucia, Murcia are all Regions in Southern Spain
 Anderson, Sills, Te Kanawa, Callas are all Opera Sopranos/Divas
 Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, Jane Seymour, Catherine Parr are all Wives of King Henry VIII
And of course also Anne Boleyn
 Anne Sexton, Sandra Cisneros, Rita Dove, Sylvia Plath are all Female American Poets
If you have not already, PLEASE read some of the works - ANY of the works - of Anne Sexton .... she's an AMAZING American Poet and also a College Professor
 Anura, Caudata are all Amphibian Orders
 Anvil, Cochlea, Stirrup, Hammer are all Parts of the Inner Ear
 APAB, APBC are all Levels of U.S. High School Calculus (for College Credit)
 Apache Rose Peacock, Road Trippinâ€™, Under the Bridge are all Songs by Red Hot Chili Peppers
 Apia, Majuro, Koror, Honiara are all Oceania Capitals
 Appalacian Suite, Rodeo, El Salon Mexico are all Compositions by Copland
 Apse, Transept, Nave, Sacristy are all Parts of a Cathedral
 Aramis, Porthos, Athos are all The Three Musketeers
 Arbus, Leibovitz, Geddes, Lange, Cunningham are all Female Photographers
 Artic, Timber, Aard are all Wolves
The Aardwolf is a striped, maned wolf from Africa
 Ashanti, Bantu, Xhosa, Kwale, Yoruba are all African Tribal Groups
 Ashtabula, Trumbull, Cuyahoga, Miami are all Counties in Ohio
 Asian, Forest, African are all Elephants
 Astrud, New Day For You, Promises are all Songs by Basia
Basia hit the music scene in the 1980's and has an interesting background of England and Eastern Europe in her blood .... check out her song "Astrud" where she goes Brazillian
 Atlatl, Catapult, Sling are all Projectile Weapons
 Atropos, Clotho, Lachesis are all The Fates
From Greek Mythology
 Augustus, Tacitus, Hadrian, Caligula are all Roman Emperors
Caligula had a mounting collection of "toys in his attic" evidenced by his promoting his horse to the position of General in his army (the other evidence is not allowed on this family site)
 Auk, Moa, Kipi are all Extinct Birds
The Dodo & Passenger Pigeon are 2 others
 Aurora, Golden, Cripple Creek, Durango are all Cities in Colorado
 Austin Powers, Meet the Parents, Recount are all Films Directed by Jay Roach
Jay Roach is married to the lead guitarist/singer of the 1980's all-girl band The Bangles
 Aymara, Guarani, Quechuas, Xucuru are all South American Tribal Groups
 Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Holstein-Friesian are all Dairy Cattle
 AZ, NV, OR are all California Border States
 Babe, The Grand Illusion, Lady are all Songs by Styx
Come Sail Away was perhaps their biggest song
 Baby Dodds, Gene Krupa, Buddy Rich, Art Blakey are all Jazz Drummers
 Bacchante, Tosspot, Dipsomaniac are all Names for Drunks
Also â€œSouseâ€
 Back Check, Capstan Screw, Wippen, Felt are all Parts of a Pianoâ€™s Action
The red felt that you see inside any piano is actually there to mute the sounds the striking hammers make when the "Soft" pedal is depressed
 Bactrian, Dromedary are all Camels
Not only are their humps fat (not stored water), but camels can drink up to twenty gallons of water at a time, and have exceedingly long eyelashes as adpatations to desert sandstorms
 Balance of Terror, Mutually Assured Destruction, Deterrence are all Cold War Terms
 Balboa, Cordoba, Real, Guarani, Sol are all Latin American Currencies
 Baldy, Lassen, Mammoth are all Californian Mountains
Mount Whitney is also in California and has the distinction of being the tallest mountain in the contiguous U.S. - only Mt. McKinley of Alaska is taller
 Balearic, Majorca, Minorca, Canary are all Islands off Spain
 Baltimore & Ohio, Orange Blossom Special, Tokyo-Osaka, California Zephyr are all Trains/Railway Lines
Also the Southern Pacific in the US and the Orient Express in Eurasia
 Bangers, Faggots, Spotted Dick, Cranachan are all English Foods
 Banjar, Dayak, Korowai, Punan, are all Indonesian Tribal Groups
 Banquo, Macduff, Duncan are all Characters in Macbeth
 Bantang, Sulawesi, Waigeo are all Indonesian Islands
 Baraboo, Oshkosh, Tomahawk are all Cities in Wisconsin
 Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Contemporary are all Musical Periods/Movements
 Barrie, Carroll, Grimm, Anderson, Potter are all Authors of Classic Childrenâ€™s Books
 Barry Goldwater, Diane Feinstein, Ted Kennedy, Barbara Boxer are all U.S. Senators
There are 2 senators elected from each of the 50 states â€“ each for a 6-year term
 The Bartered Bride, The Kiss, The Two Widows are all Operas by Smetana
 Barton Fink, Millerâ€™s Crossing, Fargo are all Films Directed by the Coen Brothers
 Basenji, Borzoi, Keeshund, Vizsla are all Dog Breeds
 Bauhaus, Rococo, Gothic, Georgian are all Architectural Styles
 Baylor, Bowie, Gonzales, Lamar, Hidalgo are all Counties in Texas
 B.B., Billie Jean, Martin Luther are all Kings
 BC Vest, Regulator, Hood are all Scuba-Diving Gear
 Bear Bryant, Knute Rockne, Woody Hayes, Joe Paterno are all College Football Coaches
 Beelzebub, Mephistopheles, Asmodeus are all Names for the Devil
Of course "satan" is perhaps the most popular ... which surprisingly morphs into "santa"
 Belmopan, Tegucigalpa, San Jose are all Central American Capitals
 Belushi, Akyroyd, Murray, Chase are all Original SNL Actors
Some later started the popular House of Blues
 Be, Mg, Ca, Sr are all Alkali Earth Metals
Beryllium, Magnesium, Calcium, and Strontium, respectively, can all be found in the 2nd column (Period) of the Periodic Table
 Bend, Brookings, Dundee are all Cities in Oregon
 Bernini, Caravaggio, Rubens are all Baroque Artists
Started in the 17th Century in Europe, and featured strong emotions and dramatic lighting
 Bertolucci, Fellini, Antonioni are all Italian Film Directors
 Big Blue Sea, Bullets, Under My Skin are all Songs by Bob Schneider
He's got a bit of a rough edge to his voice which makes him stand apart from so many other male vocalists ... though not as raspy as Tom Waits
 The Big Bopper, Richie Valens, Buddy Holly are all Rock Stars Who Perished Together in a Plane Crash
 Billy Budd, The Turn of The Screw, Peter Grimes are all Operas by Britten
 Bird, Cummings, Aguirre, Laettner, Kemp are all Basketball Forwards
Larry Bird was the star Forward for the Boston Celtics for his career in the NBA
 Bireme, Argosy, Carrack, Dhow, Barkantine are all Boats
 Bixby, Norman, Andarko are all Cities in Oklahoma
 Black Cow, Peg, Hey Nineteen, Josie are all Songs by Steely Dan
 Blackfriars, Brunelâ€™s, Millennium are all English Bridges
 Blowfish, Scorpionfish, Stonefish, are all Poisonous Fish
 Blue Nile, Birbir, Tekeze are all Ethiopian Rivers
 Blue Nile, White Nile, Nile are all Sudanese Rivers
 Bodhran, Ashiko, Taiko, Kettle, are all Drums
 Boffers, Thompson, Beretta, Gatling are all Guns Named After Their Inventors
 Boggs, Cey, Pendleton, Schmidt are all Baseball Third Basemen
 Bolle, Serengeti, Persol, Maui Jim are all Brands of Sunglasses
Ray Ban is another very popular brand
 Bonobos, Chimps, Orangutans, Gorillas are all Primates
Bonobos are a smaller version of chimpanzees .... and hence slightly more manageable / human friendly for zoos
 Boom Boom Out Go the Lights, Crash & Burn, Snortinâ€™ Whiskey are all Songs by Pat Travers Band
Great Rock band out of Canada - popular in the early 1980's - Pat Travers can shred a screaming guitar solo!!
 Boomslang, Mamba, Rinkhal are all African Snakes
The Black Mamba has been reported to be able to outrun man ...
 Borges, Fuentes, Vargas Llosa, Gabriel Marquez are all 20th Century S. American Novelists
Gabriel Marquez has two outstanding books: "Love in the Time of Cholera" and also "One Hundred Years of Sollitude"
 Boris Gudunov, Peter the Great, Ivan IV are all Russian Rulers
 Boro, Fon, Santa Ana, Sirocco, Mistral are all Winds
Also â€œThe Hawkâ€
 Borsolino, Porkpie, Panama, Beret are all Hats
 Botulism, Shigella, Listeria are all Diseases Transmitted by Poisoned Food
The dreaded E Coli Bacteria is another passed on through improperly washed foods or improperly heated foods
 Boureki, Dolmades, Horiatiki, Gyros, Tzatziki are all Greek Foods
 Box, Snapping, Leatherback, Hawksbill are all Turtles
 Boycott, Cardigan, Leotard, Sandwich are all Eponyms
Things named after the people who invented them
 Bradshaw, Namath, Montana, Elway are all Football Quarterbacks
 Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva are all Hindu Trinity
 Brain, Fan, Staghorn are all Corals
 Brando, Dean, Hudson, Mitchum are all Male Sex Symbols of the 1950â€™s
 Branford, Wynton, Delfeayo, Jason are all Marsalis Brothers
American Jazz Instrumentalists
 Braun, Wahl, Remington are all Menâ€™s Shavers
 Breshnev, Andropov, Chernenko are all Russian Leaders Preceeding Gorbachev
 Bridges of Madison County, Mystic River, Firefox are all Films Directed by Clint Eastwood
 Brine, Olympia, Markwort, Mikasa are all Brands of Soccer Balls
 Brioni, Castangia, Canali, Corneliani are all Italian Suit Designers
 Brisbane, Cairns, Townsville are all Cities in Queensland
Australia
 Brittany, Aquitaine, Pays-de-la-Loire are all Regions in Western France
 Broad, Will Rogers State, Venice, Dockweiler are all California Beaches
 Brooks, Skaggs, Nelson, Parton are all Country/Western Music Singers
 Brown Bess, Long Tom, Big Bertha are all Guns
 Brown, Harrick, Bartow, Wooden are all UCLA Basketball Coaches
 Brown, Tiger, Taipan are all Australian Snakes
 Bruins, Kings, Clippers, Trojans are all Los Angeles Sports Teams
Also of course the Lakers and Dodgers
 Brydeâ€™s, Sei, Northern Right, Pilot, Minke, are all Whales
 Bukowski, Soto, Collins, Cummings, Hughes are all Male American Poets
 Bull Run, Fredericksburg, Fort Sumter, Appomattox are all Famous Battles of The American Civil War
 Bump, Pass, Set, Spike are all Volleyball Terms
 Bunche, Powell, URL, Boelter, Kinsey,Ackerman, Dodd, Franz, Knudsen, Murphy, Royce, Schoenberg are all UCLA Buildings
 Burma Shave, Blue Valentine, Drunk On The Moon are all Songs by Tom Waits
 Burrowing, Northern Spotted, Barn, Great Horned are all Owls
 Bushman, Valentino, Fairbanks are all Male Sex Symbols of the Silent Screen
 Butte, Missoula, Billings are all Cities in Montana
 Cable, Fathom, Knots are all Nautical Measures
 C++, ADA, ALGOL, COBOL, APL are all Computer Programming Languages
 C, A, F, E are all Notes Between the Treble Clef Lines
 CA, HI, OR are all Western U.S. States
 Calabash, Calamet, Hookah, Peace are all Smoking Pipes
 Calabria, Sicilia, Campania are all Regions in Southern Italy
 Calais, Normandy, Picardy are all Regions in Northern France
 California, Florida, Montana, Nevada are all US States Named After Spanish Words
 Calloway, Hines, Goodman, Shaw, Dorsey, Miller are all Big Band Leaders from the 1930â€™s
 Calloway, Titleist, Pinnacle, Top Flight, are all Brands of Golf Balls
 Calyx, Sepal, Pedicel, Pistil, Stamen are all Flower Parts
 Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu are all Charlieâ€™s Angels (Movie)
 Camion, Voiture, Avion, Bateau are all French Vehicles
 Canary in a Coalmine, Bombs Away, Murder By Numbers are all Songs by The Police
 Cao Dai, Buddhism, Shintoism, Taoism, are all Far Eastern Religions
 Capybara, Beaver, Porcupines are all Larger Rodents
 Cardamon, Tumeric, Cloves, Anise, Cumin are all Spices
 Carew, Robinson, Alomar, Hubbard are all Baseball Second Basemen
 Caribou, Bangor, Lewiston are all Cities in Maine
 Carina, Centaurus, Andromeda are all Southern Hemisphere Constellations
 Carlsbad, Fort Bragg, Eureka, Crescent City are all Cities Along Californiaâ€™s Coast
 Car Nicobar, Little Andaman, Monroe are all Indian Islands
 Carry On My Wayward Son, Point of No Return, Hold On are all Songs by Kansas
 Cartier, Champlain, La Salle, Jolliet are all French Explorers
 Casio, Texas Instruments, Hewlett-Packard are all Calculator Makers
 Castilla Leon, Extremadura are all Regions in Western Spain
 Castles Made of Sand, Dolly Dagger, Room Full of Mirrors are all Songs by Jimi Hendrix
 Cataract, Herniorraphy, Dental Extraction are all Common Surgeries
 Cauchy, Newton, Riemann, Gauss, Leibniz are all Mathematicians Contributing Greatly to Calculus
 Cerberus, Checkers, Mafia, Fala are all Famous Dogs
 Chamberlin, Jabbar, Ming, Ewing are all Basketball Centers
 Chambord, Fontainebleau, Rambouillet, Chenonceau are all French Chateaux
 Channel, Anacapa, San Miguel, Santa Rosa are all California Islands Offshore
Also Catalina of course
 Chaussette, Gant, Ceinture are all French Clothing
 Chelsea, Soho, West End, Piccadily are all Districts of London
 Chet Atkins, Paco De Lucia, Joe Pass, Lee Ritenour are all Jazz Guitarists
 Chet Baker, Gerry Mulligan, Miles Davis, are all Big Band Leaders from the 1950â€™s
 Chickering, Bosendorfer, Baldwin, Kawai are all Pianos
 Chisholm, Goodnight, Santa Fe, Oregon are all Famous Trails of the American West
 Chiton, Cucumber, Limpet, Wintletrap are all Tidepool Creatures
 Chlamydia, Papillomavirus, Trichomoniasis are all Diseases Transmitted Sexually
 Choctaw, Cherokee, Catawba, Seminole are all Native Southeast American Indians
 Chord, Secant, Tangent are all Lines/Segments Touching a Circle
Obviously, â€œradiusâ€ and â€œdiameterâ€ as well
 Chris Botti, Maynard Ferguson, Chuck Mangione are all Jazz Trumpeters
 Christine Sixteen, Hotter Than Hell, Rocket Ride are all Songs by Kiss
 Chuck E.â€™s in Love, Rorschachs, It Must Be Love are all Songs by Rickie Lee Jones
 Circle, Parabola, Hyperbola, Ellipse are all Conic Sections
These are shapes that can be sliced from a cone (or pair of cones)
 City of Women, Nights of Cabiria, And the Ship Sails On are all Films Directed by Federico Fellini
 Clarence, Parramatta and Georges are all Australian Rivers
Actually, all types of New South Wales Rivers
 Clavichord, Hammered Dulcimer, Harpsichord are all Piano Relatives
 Cl, F, Br, I are all Halogens
 Cliburn, Addabo, Serkin are all Pianists Specializing in Brahms
 Clouded, Snow, Common are all Leopards
 C, N, O, H, P, S are all Non-metals
 Collard Greens, Chitâ€™lins, Grits, Hominy, Gumbo are all U.S. Southern Food Dishes
 College Station, Galveston, Earth are all Cities in Texas
 Colossus of Rhodes, Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, Lighthouse at Alexandria are all Three of the Seven Wonders of the World
 Come Down in Time, Levon, Mona Lisas & Mad Hatters are all Songs by Elton John
 Come Together, Big Ten Inch, Toys in the Attic are all Songs by Aerosmith
 Commutative, Associative, Distributive are all Properties of Algebra
Commutative and Associative apply to both addition and multiplication, but not subtraction or division
 Concerto for 2 Mandolins, Le Quattro Stagioni, The Faithful Shepherd are all Compositions by Vivaldi
 Connery, Travolta, Reynolds, Redford, Newman are all Male Sex Symbols of the 1970â€™s
 Conquest, Famine, Pestilence, Death are all Horsemen of the Apocalypse
 Cool The Engines, Amanda, Foreplay are all Songs by Boston
 Coq, Dinde, Canard are all French Farm Birds
 Cor Anglais, Shawm, Arghul, Bansouri, Ryuteki are all Woodwind Instruments
 Corso, Ginsberg, Ferlinghetti are all Beat Generation Poets
 Cosecant, Cotangent, Cosine are all The Trigonometric Cofunctions
 Cosmo, Elaine, George, Newman are all Characters on Seinfeld
One of the highest-rated American TV sitcoms â€¦ aired from 1989-1998
 Courir, Sâ€™Enfuir, Se Lever are all French Action Verbs
 CO, WY, KS, NE are all Midwest U.S. States
 Crab Orchard, Louisville, Fox Chase are all Cities in Kentucky
 Cr, Au, Mn, Zn, Fe, Cu are all Transition Metals
 Crazy, Violet, Whirlpool are all Songs by Seal
 Cree, Ojibwa, Inuit are all Canadian Tribal Groups
 Crescendo, Diminuendo are all Musical Terms for Change in Loudness
 Cripple Creek, Deadwood, Yukon, Sutterâ€™s Mill are all Gold-mining Camps
 Crowned, Sandhill, Whooping, Sarus are all Cranes
 Cubic Yards, Gallons, Litres are all Measures of Volume
 Cumbia, Merengue, Pachanga are all Latin American Dances
 Cumulonimbus, Altocumulus, Nimbostratus are all Clouds
 Cystic Fibrosis, Down Syndrome, Ectodermal Dysplasia are all Congenital Diseases
 CÃ©zanne, Van Gogh, Gaughin are all Postimpressionist Artists
Term coined by Roger Fry referring to 19th century painters dissatisfied with the limitations of expressionism
 Dadaism, Cubism, Fauvism, Pointilism are all Artistic Periods/Movements
 Dai, Moken, Iban, Kenyah, Rungus are all Eastern Asia Tribal Groups
 The Damned, Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Heartbreakers are all British Punk Rock Groups
 Danube, Crasna, Bodrog are all Hungarian Rivers
 Danube, Nims, Neckar are all German Rivers
 Danube, Weissbach, Murz are all Austrian Rivers
 Daphne, Niles, Roz, Martin are all Characters on Frasier
Played by Jane Leeves, David-Hyde Pierce, Peri Gilpin and John Mahoney respectively
 Dardanelles, Magellan, Hormuz are all Straits
 Dardic, Indic, Slavic, Aramaic are all Language Groups
 Dartmouth, Cornell, Columbia, Brown are all Ivy League Colleges
Of course thereâ€™s also Yale, Harvard, Princeton & Penn.
 David Ricardo, Milton Friedman, J.M. Keynes are all Economists
 Dazz, We Donâ€™t Wanna Sit Down, Dusic are all Songs by Brick
 Debakey, Barnard, Koop are all Famous Surgeons
 Debbie Allen, Isadora Duncan, Alvin Ailey, Twyla Tharp are all Dance Choreographers
 Declarative, Interrogative, Exclamatory, Imperative are all Types of Sentences
 Declination Setting Circle, Drive Base, Concave Mirror are all Parts of a Telescope
 Dejeuner, Repas, Petit Dejeuner are all French Meals
 De Kooning, Kline, Pollock are all Abstract Expression Artists
Originating in the 1940â€™s in New York
 Delacroix, Turner, Blake, Gericault are all Romantic Artists
European movement in the late 18th to mid-19th centuries focusing on emotion over reason and on spontaneous expression
 Delaware, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, New York are all US States Named After English People or Places
 De Leon, Cortes, Vaca, Pizarro are all Spanish Explorers
 Dengue Fever, Filariasis, Yellow Fever are all Diseases Transmitted by Mosquitos
 Desmond, Griffin, Simms, Parker, Coltrane are all Jazz Saxaphonists
 Devilâ€™s Postpile, Joshua Tree, Lava Beds, Pinnacles are all California National Parks
 Diamondback, Ridge-nosed, Mojave are all Rattlesnakes
 Diamond Dogs, Blue Jean, China Girl are all Songs by David Bowie
 Diamond Shears, Jacks, Pontil Rods, The Glory Hole are all Glass-Blowing Terms
 Diana, Vulcan, Mars, Bacchus are all Roman Gods
 Dias, Magellan, Prince Henry the Navigator are all Portuguese Explorers
 Didion, Atwood, Beattie, Tyler, Morrison are all Contemporary American Female Writers
 Diet, Bundestag, Knesset are all Parliaments
 Dietrich, Garbo, Harlow, West are all Female Sex Symbols of the 1930â€™s
 DiMaggio, Mays, Speaker, Griffey Jr. are all Baseball Outfielders
 Dingo, Dhole, African are all Wild Dogs
 Dionysus, Aphrodite, Apollo, Eros are all Greek Gods
 Distractions, Lentil, I Go to Sleep, Breathe Me are all Songs by Sia
 Djembes, Berimbau, Kpanlogo, Timbal, Tabla are all Percussion Instruments
 Domingo, Caruso, Pavorotti are all Opera Tenors
 Dominguin, Arruza, Manulete, Vasquez, Ortega are all Bullfighters/Matadors
 Donahue, Dorrell, Vermeil, Toledo are all UCLA Football Coaches
 Donjon, Bailey, Portcullis, Shell Keep are all Castle Parts
 Donphan, Swinub, Diglett, Marovak are all Ground-Type Pokemon Characters
 Don Wilson, Rochester, Dennis Day, Mary Livingstone are all Characters from the Jack Benny Show
 Donyi-polo, Mahima, Jainism, Hinduism, Sikhism are all Religions of India
 Dâ€™Orsay, Prado, Rijks are all World Museums
 Douglass, Garvey, Du Bois, X, Jackson are all African American Leaders
Also of course Martin Luther King, Jr.
 Draco, Cassiopeia, Ursa Major are all Northern Hemisphere Constellations
 Ducky Drake, Tom Jones, Jim Bush are all UCLA Track Coaches
 Dulce De Lache, Faina, Jamones Serranos are all Argentinian Foods
 Duodenum, Ileum, Cecum are all Parts of the Digestive Tract
 Durian, Mangosteen, Monkey Bread, Acaii are all Exotic Fruits
 Easy, Brick House, Zoom are all Songs by The Commodores
 The Easy Winners, Elite Syncopations, Great Crush Collision are all Piano Rags by Scott Joplin
 Ecclesiastes, Psalms, Numbers, Kings are all Old Testament Books
 Ectomorph, Endomorph, Mesomorph are all Body Shapes/Types
 Eczema, Rosacea, Carbuncles are all Diseases of the Skin
 Edentata, Serenia, Lagomorpha, Insectivora are all Mammal Orders
 E, G, B, D, F are all Notes on the Treble Clef Lines
 Eine Nacht in Venedig, Simplicius, Die Fledermaus are all Operas by Strauss II
 El Capitan, Half Dome, Liberty Cap are all Rock Monoliths in Yosemite
 Elmo Lincoln, Johnny Weissmuller, Lex Barker are all Actors Playing Tarzan
 Emerald Tree, Anaconda, Red-Tailed Boa are all South American Snakes
 Emily, Charlotte, Anne are all Bronte Sisters
English novelists
 Emu, Kiwi, Cassowary are all Flightless Birds
 Enigma Variations, Pomp & Circumstance are all Compositions by Elgar
 Epiphone, Gibson, Fender, Les Paul, are all Electric Guitars
 Epistemology, Aesthetics, Metaphysics are all Subdivisions of Philosophy
 Eroica, Pastoral, and Choral Symphonies are all Compositions by Beethoven
 Essay for Orchestra, Knoxville, Adagio for Strings are all Compositions by Barber
 Essex, Schenectady, Allegany, Cattaraugus are all Counties in New York
 Estevez, Sheen, Sheedy, Ringwald, Lowe are all Brat Pack
 Etre, Avoir, Aller, Faire are all French Basic Verbs
 Eugene V. Debs, Upton Sinclair, George Bernard Shaw, Olaf Palme are all Socialists
 Euphonium, Cornet are all Brass Instruments
 Eureka, Julian, Visalia, Alhambra are all Cities in California
 Everlast, Century are all Brands of Boxing Gloves
 Every Good Boy Deserves Favor, My Very Easy Method: Just Set Up Nine Planets are all Mnemonics
These are memory aids â€¦ the first is for the notes on the lines of the trble clef from bottom to top, and the second is for the order of the planets from the sun
 Every Rose Has Its Thorn, This Too Shall Pass, All is Fair in Love and War are all Cliches
 Evil Ways, Oye Como Va, Black Magic Woman, are all Songs by Santana
 Ewingâ€™s Sarcoma, Pagetâ€™s, Rickets are all Diseases of the Bones/Skeletal System
 Fallaci, Capa, Duncan, Bierce, Crane, Pyle are all Journalists/War Correspondents
 Falstaff, Jerusalem, Il Trovatore are all Operas by Verdi
 Fargo, Minot, Dickinson are all Cities in North Dakota
 Farrah Fawcett, Cheryl Ladd, Jaclyn Smith, Kate Jackson are all Charlieâ€™s Angels (TV)
 Fassbinder, Herzog, Reifenstahl, Schell are all German Film Directors
 Father, Son, Holy Ghost are all Christian Trinity
 Fausta, La Favorite, La Zingara are all Operas by Donizetti
 Feiffer, Trudeau, Schultz, Larson, Ketchum are all Cartoonists
 Femto, Giga, Hecta, Pico are all Metric System Prefixes
 Fibber McGee & Molly, The Shadow, Allenâ€™s Alley are all Radio Shows from the 30â€™s & 40â€™s
 Fields of Gold, Songbird, Fever are all Songs by Eva Cassidy
 Filariasis, Schistosomiasis, River Blindness are all Diseases Caused by Worms
 Fillmore, Harrison, Polk, Taylor, Tyler are all Streets of San Fransisco Named After Presidents
 Fipple, Ranks, Stops, Console, Couplers are all Pipe Organ Parts
 Firefly Etude, Six Morceaux Pour Piano Hainauer, Klavierquintett are all Compositions by Moszkowski
 Fishing, Pallasâ€™, Golden are all Smaller Asian Cats
 Fishman, Rather, Cronkite, Chung are all TV Anchormen/women
 Flat-top, Resonator, Flamenco, Ibanez are all Acoustic Guitars
 FL, GA, SC, are all SE U.S. States
 Flint, Warren, Makinac, Kalamazoo are all Cities in Michigan
 The Flower of My Secret, Volver, Kika are all Films Directed by Pedro Almodovar
 The Flying Dutchman, Tristan Und Isolde, Die Walkure are all Operas by Wagner
 Flying Sit, Camel, Death are all Figure Skating Spins
 Forte, Piano, Pianissimo are all Musical Terms for Loudness
 Fossey, Birute Galdikas , Goodall are all Women Devoted to Researching Primates
 Frankfort, Hartford, Pierre, Bismarck are all U.S. State Capitals
 Frets, Truss Rod, Pegheads, Pickup are all Guitar Parts
 Friction, Spring, Thrust, Normal are all Forces
 A Friend Like You, Who Am I, Disrespected are all Songs by Billie Miles
 Frijoles Negros, Pico De Gallo, Empanadas, Mole are all Mexican Foods
 Fromagerie, Boulangerie, Charcuterie are all French Food Markets
 From Dusk Til Dawn, Resevoir Dogs, Four Rooms are all Films Directed by Quentin Tatantino
 â€¦ from Want, â€¦ from Fear, â€¦ of Worship, â€¦ of Speech are all The 4 Freedoms Set Forth by F.D.Roosevelt
 F.Roosevelt, Wilson, Kennedy, Clinton are all Democratic U.S.Presidents
 Furlong, Rod, League are all Length Measures
 Fusion, Smooth, Third-Stream, Latin are all Types of Jazz
 Galicia, Cantabria, Basque, Navarra are all Regions in Northern Spain
 Garchomp, Dragonite, Salamence, Giratina are all Dragon-Type Pokemon Characters
 Gauss, Ramanujan, Erdos are all Mathematicians Who Were Prodigies
 Gavrilo Princip, JohnWilkes Booth, Leon Czolgosz are all Assassins
Of Archduke Ferdinand, Abraham Lincoln & William McKinley, respectively
 Gene Autry, Tex Ritter, Roy Rogers are all Singing Cowboys of the 30â€™s & 40â€™s
 General Assembly, Court of Justice, Secreteriat are all Parts of the United Nations
 Gengar, Driffblim, Dusknoir, Sableye are all Ghost-Type Pokemon Characters
 Genou, Doigt, Yeux are all French Body Parts
 George Wallace, Jimmy Carter, George Bush, Jeb Bush are all Southern Governors
 German Requiem, Hungarian Dances, Variations on a Theme by Franz Joseph Haydn are all Compositions by Brahms
 Gielgud, Guinness, Richardson, Olivier are all 20th Century British Stage Actors
 Gig Harbor, La Push, Sultan are all Cities in Washington
 Gill, Bbl, Fl. Oz., Quart are all Liquid Measures
 Giscard Dâ€™Estaing, Pompidou, Mitterand, De Gaulle are all French Presidents
The current president of France in 2007 is Nicolas Sarkozy
 Gladstone, Disraeli, Thatcher, Churchill are all British Prime Ministers
 Goebbels, Goring, Himmler, Hess are all Nazi Ringleaders
 The Gold Bug, Eleonora, The Purloined Letter are all Stories by Edgar Allen Poe
 Golden, A Long Walk, Gettingâ€™ in the Way are all Songs by Jill Scott
 Golden, Tiger, Chestnut, Money are all Cowry Seashells
 Golem, Onix, Regirock, Kabutops are all Rock-Type Pokemon Characters
 Goneril, Reagan, Cordelia are all Characters in King Lear
 Goodman, Allen, Carter, Shaw are all Jazz Clarinetists
 Gordon, Allenby, Montgomery, Kitchener are all British Generals
 Got To Get You Into My Life, Sing a Song, Reasons are all Songs by Earth, Wind & Fire
 Gough Whitlam, Bob Hawke and Paul Keating are all Former Australian Labor Prime Ministers
 Gould, Schiff, Tureck, Biggs are all Pianists/Organists Specializing in Bach
 Grable, Loren, Mansfield, Russell, Van Doren are all Female Sex Symbols of the 1940â€™s & 1950â€™s
 Grafton, Hawthorn, Batman are all Australian Bridges
 Grantâ€™s, Burchellâ€™s, Chapmanâ€™s are all Zebras
 Great Barrier, Codfish, Motunau are all New Zealand Islands
 Green, Kent, Girard are all Cities in Ohio
 Green Lantern, Superman, Punisher, Spawn are all Comic Book Heroes
The Punisher was one of the first â€œanti-heroesâ€, or a hero that doesnâ€™t always act as nice as we would like
 Grenouille, Souris, Chat, Chien are all French Household Pets
 Gretsky, Howe, Lemieux, Hull, Orr are all Great Hockey Players
 Gris, Vert, Jaune are all French Colors
Grey, green, yellow
 Guadalcanal, Normandy, Stalingrad, Bulge, Okinawa are all Famous Battles of World War II
 Guanaco, Alpaca, Vicuna are all South American Camelids
 Guillaume Tell, Bruschino, Il Barbiere Di Siviglia are all Operas by Rossini
 Gulfport, Biloxi, Pascagula are all Cities in Mississippi
 Gulper Eel, Anglerfish, Viperfish are all Deep Sea Fish
 Gurkha, Bowie, Barlow, Green River are all Knives
 Guy, Barr, Hughitt, Ryan are all Football Kickers/Punters
 Hairst Bree, Kippers, Collops, Haggis, Hatted Kit are all Scottish Foods
 Haldeman, Erlichman, Dean, Liddy are all Key Figures in the Watergate Scandal
 Hammurabi, Wenceslas, Farouk are all Kings
 Handle, Patronym, Tag, Appelation are all Names for Names
 Handy Man, Mexico, Walking Man are all Songs by James Taylor
 Hannibal, Independence, Diamond are all Cities in Missouri
 Hanson, Landau, Phaeton, Cabriolet are all Horse-Drawn Carriages
 Hard Times, Bleak House, Our Mutual Friend are all Novels by Charles Dickens
 Harp , Elephant, Monk, Leopard are all Seals
 Head Games, Urgent, Cold As Ice are all Songs by Foreigner
 Hedda Gabler, A Dollâ€™s House, An Enemy of the People are all Plays by Henrik Ibsen
 Hedda Hopper, Liz Smith, Louella Parsons, Rona Barrett are all Gossip Columnists
 Henri, Prendergast, Luks, Lawson, Shinn, Davies, Sloan, Glackens are all The â€œEightâ€ Artists
A group of 8 American artists who united out of opposition to academic standards in the early 20th century
 Henry Moore, Auguste Rodin, Constantin Brancusi are all Sculptors
 Hey Baby, Little Miss Dangerous, Wango Tango are all Songs by Ted Nugent
 Hidalgo, Guanajuato, Puebla, San Luis Potosoi are all Central Mexican States
 The Hidden Fortress, Ran, Rhapsody in August are all Films Directed by Akira Kurosawa
 Hispaniola, Puerto Rico, Jamaica are all Greater Antilles Islands
 H.M.S. Pinafore, The Mikado, Pirates of Penzance are all Operas by Sullivan
 Hobart, Launceston, Devonport are all Cities in Tasmania
Australia
 Hobsonâ€™s Choice, Scylla & Charybdis, Devil and the Deep Blue Sea are all Expressions for when Someone Has No Good Options
 Hodgkinâ€™s, Leukemia, Anemia are all Diseases of the Blood
 Honesty, My Life, Big Shot are all Songs by Billy Joel
 Honeyville, Provo, Bountiful are all Cities in Utah
 Hooke, Newton, Kepler, Archimedes, Bernoulli are all Scientists Who Discovered Physics Formulas/Phenomena
 Horace Mann, Clark Kerr, William Bennett, John Dewey are all Educational Reformers
 Horowitz, Kissin, Ashkenazy are all Pianists Specializing in Rachmaninoff
 How Quickly Deft Jumping Zebras Vex are all Pangrams
Sentences that use every letter of the alphabet
 Huahini, Raiatea are all Tahitian Islands
 Hudson, Drake, Cook are all English Explorers
 Huey, Dewey, Louie are all Donald Duckâ€™s Nephews
 Humerus, Radius, Ulna are all Bones of the Arms
 Huron, Erie, Michigan, Ontario, Superior are all The Great Lakes
 Hymn 43, Living In The Past, Mother Goose are all Songs by Jethro Tull
 Hyperballad, Venus As a Boy, Generous Palmstroke are all Songs by Bjork
 Hyperbole, Metaphor, Allegory are all Figures of Speech
 Iago, Cassio, Roderigo are all Characters in Othello
 I Choose, Good Man, Brown Skin, Video are all Songs by India Arie
 Id, Ego, Superego are all Subdivisions of the Human Psyche
 ID, OR, WA are all NW U.S. States
 Iglesias, Pitt, Clooney, Law, Depp, Fiennes are all Male Sex Symbols of the 1990â€™s & 2000â€™s
 Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary are all Types of Rock
 I Know a Little, Call Me The Breeze, Double Trouble are all Songs by Lynard Skynard
 Illinois, Louisiana, Vermont are all US States Named After French Words
 Increase Mather, Roger Williams, Cotton Mather are all Puritan Leaders from America
 Innocent, Gregory, Pius, Benedict are all Popes
 Ionic, Corinthian, Doric are all Columns
 Iqaluit, Regina, Fredericton, St. Johnâ€™s are all Canadian Province Capitals
 Ireland, Macpherson, Brinkley, Banks are all Sports Illustrated Cover Models
 Ischia, Murano, Elba are all Italian Islands
 Isosceles, Right, Scalene, Equiangular are all Triangles
 Iverson, Jordan, Stockton, Bryant are all Basketball Guards
 James Agee, Rex Reed, Peter Travers, Gene Siskel are all Film Critics
Also Siskelâ€™s partner for many years, Roger Ebert of course
 James Lovell, Forrest Gump are all Roles Played by Tom Hanks
 Jane Leeves, Peri Gilpin, David-Hyde Pierce, John Mahoney are all Actors on Frasier
American TV Sitcom about a radio show psychiatrist, Dr. Frasier Crane, which aired from 1993-2004
 Jeff Smith, Paul Prudhomme, Alice Waters, Craig Claiborne are all Cookbook Authors
 Jerry Brown, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ronald Reagan are all California Governors
 Jezebel, Your Love is King, Haunt Me, Pearls are all Songs by Sade
 Jim Bowie, Davy Crockett, William Travis are all Men Who Died at the Alamo
 Jimmy Rodgers, Bob Wills, Hank Williams, Roy Acuff are all Pioneers of Country/Western Music
 Joe Palooka, Gentleman Jim Corbett, Jake LaMotta are all Boxers
 John McCain, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton are all U.S. Senators Who Ran for President in 2008
 Johnny Longden, Eddie Arcaro, Willie Shoemaker are all Jockeys
 Johnson, Bird, Jordan, Barkley, Ewing are all US Basketballâ€™s â€™92 Dream Team
 Jones, Bonham, Page, Plant are all Members of Led Zeppelin
 Joseph Smith, George Watt, Brigham Young are all Leaders of the Mormon Church
 Josh Billings, Mort Sahl, Will Rogers, Art Buchwald are all Humorists
 Josh White, Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Odetta are all Folk Singers
 Judaism, Sunni Islam, Shiite Islam, are all Middle Eastern Religions
 Juliana, Mary Stuart, Liliuokalani are all Queens
 K2, Rossignol, Salomon, Dynastar are all Brands of Skiis
 Kabuki, Commedia Dellâ€™Arte, Noh are all Japanese & Italian Traditional Theater
 Kangaroos, Wallabies, Pademelons are all Macropods
Marsupials belonging to the family Macropodidae. Generally found in Australia.
 Karch Kiraly, Sinjin Smith, Randy Stoklos are all Beach Volleyball Legends
 Kara Kum, Namib, Strzelecki, Mojave are all Deserts
 Kashk-e Baadenjaan, Kababs, Faluda, Ghotaab are all Iranian (Persian) Foods
 Keaton, Arbuckle, Lloyd, Turpin are all Silent Film Comics
 Kempff, Fleisher, Pollini, Brendel are all Pianists Specializing in Beethoven
 Ken Jenkins, Sarah Chalke, Judy Reyes, Zach Braff are all Actors on Scrubs
First season aired in 2001
 Kennedy, T. Roosevelt, Clinton, Grant are all Youngest U.S. Presidents
 Kenny Kirkland, Ahmad Jamal, Erroll Garner are all Jazz Keyboardists
 Kevin Nealon, Mary-Louise Parker, Elizabeth Perkins are all Actors on Weeds
Now (2007) in its 3rd season about a single mother who makes ends meet by selling marijuana in the fictional suburb of Agrestic, California
 Kg, M, Sec, K, Mol are all SI Base Units
 Kinetic, Potential, Restless are all Energies
 King, Gopher, Moccasin are all North American Snakes
 King John, Richard II, Henry V are all Histories by Shakespeare
 King Oliver, Duke Ellington, Fletcher Henderson, Jelly Roll Morton are all Big Band Leaders from the 1920â€™s
 King Oliver, Kid Ory, Jelly Roll Morton are all New Orleans Jazz Pioneers
 King, Spider, Hermit, Fiddler are all Crabs

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