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#3951 2014-04-30 16:08:31

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Hi bobbym and ShivamS,

The Answers #3947 and #3948 are correct. Marvelous, bobbym and ShivamS!

#3949. What is the present name of the place Columbus called 'Guanahani'?

#3950. What was the Russian version of the Space Shuttle called?


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#3952 2014-04-30 16:19:24

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Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3953 2014-04-30 21:24:42

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3950 is also correct. Neat work!

#3951. How was SOS represented in Morse?

#3952. Who is/was Leonard Cheshire?


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#3954 2014-05-01 01:31:59

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3955 2014-05-01 15:39:05

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3951 is correct. Good work!

#3953. Who is the only US president who has resigned from office?

#3954. What was Reunification Hall in Ho Chi Min city known as?


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#3956 2014-05-01 19:11:16

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3957 2014-05-02 15:23:52

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3953 is correct. Good work, bobbym!

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#3955. Which important experiment was performed at Walden Pond and by whom?

#3956. Which institution has this motto - 'My word is my bond'?


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#3958 2014-05-02 19:47:12

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3959 2014-05-03 16:35:47

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3955 is correct. Excellent!

#3957. Who called charity "the opium of the privileged"?

#3958. Which company did Akio Morita found? To what did he change its name?


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#3960 2014-05-03 20:15:41

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;



In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3961 2014-05-04 00:54:30

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3958 is correct. Good work!

#3959. Of which river is Lake Tana in Ethiopia the source?

#3960. The Greek god of sleep is the father of the Greek god of dreams. Give both their names.


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#3962 2014-05-04 01:10:57

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Hi ganesh


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#3963 2014-05-04 01:23:56

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Hi anonimnystefy,

The Answer #3960 is correct. Marvelous!

I shall wait for bobbym's Answers #3959 and #3960.


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#3964 2014-05-04 02:01:49

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Hi;

Sorry for the delay had some chores to do.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3965 2014-05-04 16:41:23

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Hi anonimnyrstefy and bobbym,

The Answer #3960 is correct, anonimnystefy (100%) and bobbym (50%)! Marvelous!

#3961. Why is the Big Ben called the Big Ben?

#3962. What is a Dutch door?


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#3966 2014-05-04 21:08:43

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3967 2014-05-05 17:04:11

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Hi bobbym,

#3963. When James A Naismith invented basketball in 1891 how many players were there in each team?  Why?

#3964. On which flight did man first circle the moon?


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#3968 2014-05-05 19:12:01

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3969 2014-05-06 17:26:11

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3963 is partly correct! Good work!

#3965. Elevators were invented before Elisha Otis invented hi. Then why is he credited with having invented the elevator?

#3966. A list made by Antipater of Sidon in the second century BCE is very famous. What is on it?


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#3970 2014-05-06 20:06:33

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3971 2014-05-07 16:32:39

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Hi bobbym,

However, your reasoning seems  perfectly in order.

#3967. Name the three largest countries in the world, in correct sequence.

#3968. What are these : the dowel, the mortise and tenon and the dovetail?


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#3972 2014-05-07 21:19:21

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3973 2014-05-08 16:39:05

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Hi bobbym,

The Answers #3967 and #3968 are correct. Marvelous!

#3969. What was Anton Chekov's profession?

#3970. Marcus Aurelius, stoic philosopher and author of Meditations has another claim to fame. What is it?


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#3974 2014-05-08 21:04:44

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Re: General Quiz

Hi;


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it.
All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof.

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#3975 2014-05-09 16:47:52

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Hi bobbym,

The Answer #3970 is correct. Excellent!

#3971. Give the novelist George Eliot's real name.

#3972. Who was Dr. Samuel Johnson's biographer?


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