Most of the old New Year customs take place in Scotland, beginning with first-footing in which the first person to enter the house in the New Year must be… who?
a man who must carry food, drink and coal into the house
The USA uses dollars as the basic unit of exchange. There are two types of money, bills and coins. The coins are: cents (pennies), nickels, dimes, and quarters. A quarter is used in most pay telephones and coin- operated machines. How much is it?
His birthplace was the island of Zanzibar and his born name was Farookh Bulsara. When he was eight, he was sent to school in Bombay, where his friends renamed him Freddie. At school he formed his first band, The Hectics. He sang for groups Smile, Ibex, Sour Milk Sea, Wreckage in turn. But his glory was connected with the group Queen.