Why does an ear of corn have an even number of rows?

Why does an ear of corn have an even number of rows?

An ear of corn always has an even number of rows because of the genetic formula which divides the cell.

Do apples help clean your teeth?

The acid needs the help of the fiber-rich flesh of the apple. Start stocking your fridge with a variety of crunchy fruits and vegetables. Crunchy foods such as apples, celery, and carrots, act like mini toothbrushes when you chew them. Eating these types of foods can actually help scrub away stubborn stains over time.

How many times did Jackie Robinson won the World Series?

Robinson played in six World Series, but only won one in 1955 against the New York Yankees in a seven game series.

Who is the god of alcohol?

In alphabetical order I present to you, drum roll please… the gods of alcohol. Dionysus, Romanised as Bacchus, was the god of grape harvest, winemaking and wine, of ritual madness and ecstasy in Greek mythology. He was later considered a patron of the arts. Dionysus is the son of Zeus and Semele.

Which presidents were elected without winning the popular vote?

Both presidents George W. Bush and Donald J. Trump won the presidency despite losing the popular vote. In the 2000 election between Bush and Al Gore, Bush received 50,456,002 votes compared to Gore’s 50,999,897. Bush however, received 271 electoral votes (one more than needed) to Gore’s 266 and thus won the presidency. In 2016, Hillary R. Clinton received 65,853,514 while the Trump got 62,984,828. Still, because Trump won 304 electoral votes compared to Clinton’s 227, he won the presidency.

What plant does vanilla come from?

Vanilla comes from orchids of the genus Vanilla. While the major species of vanilla orchids are now grown around the world, they originally came from Mesoamerica, including parts of modern day Mexico and Guatemala. The vanilla orchid is a vine-like plant that grows up trees.

How many pairs of hearts does an earthworm have?

The aortic arches function like a human heart. There are five pairs of aortic arches, which have the responsibility of pumping blood into the dorsal and ventral blood vessels. The dorsal blood vessels are responsible for carrying blood to the front of the earthworm’s body.

What US president was never married?

James Buchanan, Jr. (/bjuːˈkænən/; April 23, 1791 – June 1, 1868) was the 15th President of the United States (1857–1861), serving immediately prior to the American Civil War. He is, to date, the only president from Pennsylvania and the only president to remain a lifelong bachelor.