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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

Good attempt, bobbym!

#3649. Name the Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939) who was perhaps the greatest poet of the 20th century. He won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1923 and was the leader of the Irish Literary Renaissance.

#3650. Name the Russian politician and the first President of the Russian Federation, serving from 1991 to 1999.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3650 is correct. Good work!

#3651. Name the German inventor who designed and manufactured the first motorized, rigid-frame dirigible balloon (1900).

#3652. Name the French soccer player; the son of Algerian immigrants, he was an attacking midfielder and one of the finest contemporary footballers. He played for France's Cannes (1987-92) and Girondins (1992-96), Italy's Juventus (1996-2001), and Spain's Real Madrid (2001-6), racking up major championships and cups with each squad. European footballer of the year in 1998, he also was a four-time world footballer of the year (1998, 2000, 2003, 2006).

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.** **A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi Nehushtan and bobbym,

The Answer #3651 is correct, bobbym! Very well done!

The Answer #3652 is correct, Nehushtan! Good work!

#3653. What does the Geiger counter measure?

#3654. What is a 'cosmic year'?

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3653 is perfect. Neat work!

#3655. Which organization has the motto 'Be prepared'?

#3656. What was the name of the mission that first landed men on the moon?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3656 is correct. Good work!

#3657. What are the most reliable industrial shares on a stock exchange called?

#3658. Where is Neanderthal?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3657 and #3658 are correct. Excellent!

#3659. Which country has a flag which is a white cross on a red background?

#3660. What was Fleet Street famous for?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3659 is correct. Well done!

#3661. Which two bodies of land are separated by the Strait of Messina?

#3662. Which sea surrounds the island of Majorca?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3661 and #3662 are both correct. Marvelous!

#3663. Where is the Headquarters of 'Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation'?

#3664. Where is the Headquarters of 'The Asian Development Bank'?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#3665. What do you call elements with Atomic Number between 57 and 71?

#3666. What are the four forces of nature?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3665 and #3666 are correct. Brilliant!

#3667. Two scientists independently discovered differential and integral calculus. Who were they?

#3668. For what is 'lockjaw' another name?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3667 and #3668 are correct. Remarkable!

#3669. AGK1 was initiated by Friedrich Argelander in 1867, prepared using data from meridian circles at 17 observatories around the world, and published between 1890 and 1954. What does AGK signify?

#3670. Name the most abundant metallic element in Earth's crust.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.****If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#3671. What did Jethro Tull (1674-1741) invent?

#3672. What is 'homeostasis'?

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