more 5 points … to know

Posted: November 11, 2007 in Do You Know?
  • LalgarhPalace in Bikaner

Samual Swinton Jacob, British architect, was commissioned by Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner in Rajasthan in north-western India to build Lalgarh Palace in 1898.

  • First Telephone Call

The first telephone call from a private number to an aircraft was made in 1921. Sir Samual Instone spoke to the pilot of a Vickers G-EASI. He spoke with the cooperation of the British Post Office and Croydon Ground Station, near London.

  • Centipedes and Millipedes

Centipedes eat meat-insects

and

Millipedes eat vegetables – leave

  • First Underground Railway

The frirst underground railway or subwaywas opened in London, England in 1863. It was operated by steam locomotives.

  • Biggest Island

Australia is the biggest island and but the smallest continent.

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