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In 1863, which President of the United States made Thanksgiving the final Thursday in November?

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Which of the following states is NOT known as a good source of geodes?

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The working principle behind the siphon has long been considered to be atmospheric pressure, but recent studies have suggested that what other force also plays a role?

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