How recognisable are McDonald’s gold arches?

How recognisable are McDonald’s gold arches?

The ‘Golden Arches’ of fast food chain McDonalds is more recognised worldwide than the religious cross of Christianity according to surveys.

Where does Moulin Rouge take place?

It tells the story of a young English poet/writer, Christian (Ewan McGregor), who falls in love with the terminally-ill star of the Moulin Rouge, cabaret actress and courtesan Satine (Nicole Kidman). It uses the musical setting of the Montmartre Quarter of Paris, France.

Why is it called the Silver Screen?

A silver screen, also known as a silver lenticular screen, is a type of projection screen that was popular in the early years of the motion picture industry and passed into popular usage as a metonym for the cinema industry.

Why does root beer foam with ice cream?

As usual, science comes to the rescue to explain the foamy goodness that tops an ice-cold root beer float. When carbonated root beer comes into contact with the ice cream, carbon dioxide bubbles are released. Likewise, the soda helps to free air bubbles trapped in the ice cream.

What is a flapper?

Flappers were a “new breed” of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair, listened to jazz, and flaunted their disdain for what was then considered acceptable behavior.

What is the use of the sphygmomanometer?

A sphygmomanometer is the gauge used to measure blood pressure. The sphygmomanometer reads both systolic and diastolic pressure. A doctor takes these measurements by putting on the cuff and pumping it up, which cuts off the blood flow.

How many times do you breathe in a day?

Each day we breathe about 20,000 times.

What do you call a person who hates men?

Someone who engages in misandry is a misandrist. The Oxford dictionary: A woman who hates men can be described as a misandrist, and the corresponding noun is misandry. Women who hate men are misandrists, as men who hate women are misogynists.