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#1 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Mensuration » Today 02:24:32

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 50 is correct. Stupendous!

M # 51. The total surface area of a right solid cylinder is 1540 square entimeters. If the height is four times the radius of the base, then find the height of the cylinder.

#2 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Oral puzzles » Today 01:49:15

Hi bobbym,

The solution #2310 is correct. Marvelous!

#2311.  Find the area of the triangle whose points are given by

#3 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » 10 second questions » Today 01:38:02

Hi bobbym,

#5386. Solve : 1 + 6 + 11 + 16 + ... + x = 148.

#4 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » Today 01:19:41

Hi bobbym and David,

The Answer #511 (vasculogenesis) is correct, bobbym and David! Brilliant!

#512. Name the medical term / phrase : A dilated sac at the lower end of the thoracic duct into which lymph from the intestinal trunk and two lumbar lymphatic trunks flow. It receives fatty chyle from the intestines and thus acts as a conduit for the lipid products of digestion. It is the most common drainage trunk of most of the body's lymphatics. It is a retro-peritoneal structure, located posterior to the abdominal aorta on the anterior aspect of the bodies of the first and second lumbar vertebrae (L1 and L2).

#5 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » Yesterday 17:21:24

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #510 is partially correct. Good attempt!

#511. Name the medical term : The process of blood vessel formation occurring by a de novo production of endothelial cells. It occurs during embryologic development of the circulatory system. It can also occur in the adult organism from circulating endothelial progenitor cells (derivatives of stem cells) able to contribute, albeit to varying degrees, to neovascularization.

#7 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-05-03 18:02:24

Hi David and bobbym,

The

Splendid, David!

#510. Name the medical term : Multiple endocrine neoplasia type 2 (MEN2) (also known as "Pheochromocytoma and amyloid producing medullary thyroid carcinoma", "PTC syndrome") is a group of medical disorders associated with tumors of the endocrine system. The tumors may be benign or malignant (cancer). They generally occur in endocrine organs (e.g. thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenals), but may also occur in endocrine tissues of organs not classically thought of as endocrine.

#8 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » General Quiz » 2015-05-03 17:39:23

Hi bobbym,

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The Answer #5375 is correct. Excellent!

#5376. Who said  'The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is 'What does a woman want?'

#5377. Who said "The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved; loved for ourselves, or rather in spite of ourselves."?

#9 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-05-03 00:52:01

Hi David,

The Answer #507 (Eosinophilia) is correct. Excellent!

#508. Name the disease : Autosomal recessive disease in which the degeneration of spinal nerve cells and brain nerve cells leads to atrophy of skeletal muscles and flaccid paralysis; death usually occurs in early childhood.

#10 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » General Quiz » 2015-05-03 00:39:32

Hi bobbym,

The Answers #5372 (Sir William Ramsay) and #5373 (Charles H. Townes) are correct. Fantastic!

#5374. Who said "Where wealth accumulates, men decay"?

#5375. Whose last wordis were "Thank God, I have done my duty."?

#11 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Oral puzzles » 2015-05-02 18:27:00

Hi bobbym,

The solution #2309 is correct. Good work!

#2310. Find the area of the triangle whose points are given by (-2,-2), (-6,-2), and (-2,2).

Have a Good Day!

#12 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-05-02 18:21:17

Hi bobbym,

The Answer  #506 (Sacroiliitis) is correct. Excellent!

#507. Name the medical term :  (Pathology) The presence of abnormally large numbers of eosinophils in the blood, occurring in various diseases and in response to certain drugs.

#13 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-05-02 17:43:28

Hi bobbym,

#506. Name the medical term : An inflammation of the sacroiliac joint. It is a feature of spondylarthropathies, such as ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, reactive arthritis or arthritis related to inflammatory bowel diseases, including ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease. It is also the most common presentation of arthritis from Brucellosis.

#14 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » General Quiz » 2015-05-02 17:26:55

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #5371 (Angkor Wat) is correct. Excellent!

#5372. Name the British chemist who discovered the noble gases and received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1904 "in recognition of his services in the discovery of the inert gaseous elements in air" (along with his collaborator, Lord Rayleigh, who received the Nobel Prize in Physics that same year for their discovery of argon). After the two men identified argon,  he investigated other atmospheric gases. His work in isolating argon, helium, neon, krypton and xenon led to the development of a new section of the periodic table.

#5373. Name the American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and inventor (July 28, 1915 – January 27, 2015). He was known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fundamental patent, and other work in quantum electronics connected with both maser and laser devices. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1964 with Nikolay Basov and Alexander Prokhorov.

#15 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Oral puzzles » 2015-05-02 16:54:05

Hi bobbym,

The solution #2308 is correct. Good work!

#2309. Find the area of the triangle whose points are given by (4,3), (1,2), and (-2,1).

#16 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » 10 second questions » 2015-05-02 16:37:20

Hi bobbym,

The solution #5384 is 8 or 23 terms. Neat work!

#5385. Find the sum of all 3 digit natural numbers, which are divisible by 9.

#17 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-05-01 16:57:06

Hi bobbym,

#505. Name the medical term : A benign tumor of striated muscle. It may be either "cardiac" or "extracardiac" (occurring outside of the heart). Extracardiac forms of it are subclassified into three distinct types: (1) Adult type, (2) Fetal type, and (3) Genital type.

#18 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-04-30 16:50:34

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #503 is correct. Magnificent!

(Also known as Glatiramer acetate)

#504. Name the medical term : Intrapleural injection of oil to compress and inactivate the lung.

#19 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-04-29 17:05:55

Hi bobbym,

#503. Name the drug : An immunomodulator drug currently used to treat multiple sclerosis. It is a random polymer of four amino acids found in myelin basic protein, namely glutamic acid, lysine, alanine, and tyrosine, and may work as a decoy for the immune system.

#20 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » 10 second questions » 2015-04-29 16:53:35

Hi bobbym,

The solution #5383 is correct. Marvelous!

#5384. In the arithmetic sequence 60, 56, 52, 48..., starting from the first term, how many terms are needed so that their sum is 368?

#21 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Oral puzzles » 2015-04-29 16:46:18

Hi bobbym,

The solution #2307 is correct. neat work!

#2308. Find the equation of the straight line whose slope is 2/3 and passing through (5,-4).

#22 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » General Quiz » 2015-04-29 16:40:13

Hi bobbym,

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The Answer #5369 is correct. Excellent!

#5370. Name the chain of limestone shoals, between Pamban Island, also known as Rameswaram Island, off the southeastern coast of Tamil Nadu, India, and Mannar Island, off the northwestern coast of Sri Lanka. Geological evidence suggests that this bridge is a former land connection between India and Sri Lanka.

#5371. Name the temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world. It was first a Hindu and later a Buddhist temple. It was built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century in Yaśodharapura, the capital of the Khmer Empire, as his state temple and eventual mausoleum.

#23 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » 10 second questions » 2015-04-28 18:29:18

Hi bobbym,

The solution #5382 is correct. Neat work!

#5383. The sum of three terms of a Geometric Progression is 13 and the sum of their squares is 91. Find the three numbers.

#24 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Oral puzzles » 2015-04-28 18:20:25

Hi bobbym,

The solution #2306 is correct. Good work!

#2307. Find the equation of the straight line whose slope is -4 and passing through (1,2).

#25 Re: Ganesh's Puzzles » Doc, Doc! » 2015-04-28 18:09:21

Hi bobbym,

The Answer #501 is perfect. It is also known as 'Samter's triad'. Marvelous!

#502. Name the medical term : Incision or splitting of the thyroid cartilage; laryngotomy.

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