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#151 2007-12-22 20:54:05

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#351. What does Ornithology deal with?

#352. What is 'Sericulture'?

#353. What does 'Philately' deal with?

#354. What are the three modes of transfer of heat?

#355. In a 'thermos flask', vacuum between two walls prevents heat lost by ________________.

#356. 'Insulin' is secreted by ________________.

#357. Amalgam is mixture of a metal with which metal?

#358. What does BCG (in BCG vaccine) stand for?

#359. Cinnabar is the ore of which metal?

#360. Galena is the ore of which metal?


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#152 2007-12-23 17:41:51

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#361. What is a hygrometer?

#362. Encephalograph measures ____________.
(a) Heart movements   (b) Lungs movements   (c) Brain movements

#363. What is a crescograph?

#364, What is saccharimeter used to measure?

#365. The instrument used to measure curvature of a surface is
(a) Callipers   (b) Sphygmomanometer   (c) Spherometer


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#153 2007-12-23 20:04:29

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

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#154 2007-12-23 22:53:41

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Well done, JohnnyReinB!!!
Answers to #351 and #354 correct!!!

#366. Which chemical is

?

#367. Which chemical is

?

#368. Which chemical is

?

#369. What are the two major types of Chemical Bonding?

#370. Who said "A thing of beauty is a joy forever'?

#371. Which is the brightest star?


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#155 2007-12-23 23:02:38

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

Nisi Quam Primum, Nequequam

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#156 2007-12-24 00:58:11

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Well done, JohnnyReinB!!! Both correct!!!

#373. What is a catalyst?

#374. Who said 'A thing of beauty is a joy forever'?

#375. Who is the author of 'Brain'?


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#157 2007-12-24 01:06:03

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#376. What chemical is NaCl?

#377. What chemical is

?

#378. Who is the father of Genetics?

#379. What is Panspermia?

#380. Who is the author of 'A Brief History of Time'?


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#158 2007-12-24 02:25:46

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#381. The blue color of the water in the Sea is due to _____________________________.

#382. Galvanized Iron is Iron coated with a thin coating of __________________.

#383. In the visible spectrum, the color having the shortest wavelength is ________________.

#384. The heater element in an electric iron is made of ______________________.


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#159 2007-12-24 02:48:55

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NOTE: Your 374 is the same as 370


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#160 2007-12-24 03:05:39

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All correct, JohnnyReinB!!!
Good performance!!!

There are many unaswered questions. You may try them too!!!
The difference, I think, is purple is deep violet.


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#161 2007-12-24 04:32:11

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Ok, Ganesh, I'll try

Oh, I just remembered









Merry Christmas to all, and to all, a good night!!!!


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#162 2007-12-24 17:26:45

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Solutions #366 to #382.
Well done, JohnnyReinB!!!
All correct!!!

Solution to #325. The question is about hour hand and minute hand only.

#385.Who invented logarithms?

#386. What did James Chadwick discover?

#387. Who invented the revolver?

#388. Who invented the television?


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#163 2007-12-24 17:49:22

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#389. What is Kepler's first law of planetary motion?

#390. Which chemical is

?


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#164 2007-12-24 18:14:16

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

Nisi Quam Primum, Nequequam

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#165 2007-12-24 18:36:07

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Good work, JohnnyReinB!!!
Four out of the five answers are correct. The inventor of television (#388) is JL Baird.


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#166 2007-12-24 18:38:22

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Didn't i have six answers?


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#167 2007-12-24 18:42:56

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I correct myself (Thank you, JohnnyReinB!). Five out of six answers are correct!!!

#391. With which game is the word 'Deuce' associated?

#392. With which game is the word 'Silly Point' associated?

#393. Which five countries comprises the West Indies cricket team?

#394. 'Thomas Cup' is associated with which game?

#395. Approximately how far away is the nearest star from earth?(Other than the sun)


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#168 2007-12-24 18:47:56

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

Nisi Quam Primum, Nequequam

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#169 2007-12-24 18:55:25

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#396. What is the capital of Uganda?

#397. What is India's national flag known as?

#398. The first man who entered space is __________________________.

#399. Which country is the 'Sugar bowl of the world'?

#400. Who is the first woman to have entered space?

#401. Boers are tribes living in ___________________.

#402. Which river is called the Yellow river?

#403. Which is the Roof of the World?


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#170 2007-12-24 18:59:25

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

Nisi Quam Primum, Nequequam

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#171 2007-12-24 19:04:27

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JohnnyReinB, good work!
Answers to #398 and #403 are correct, #402 isn't!!!


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#172 2007-12-24 19:07:53

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"There is not a difference between an in-law and an outlaw, except maybe that an outlaw is wanted" wink

Nisi Quam Primum, Nequequam

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#173 2007-12-24 19:09:25

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This time correct, JohnnyReinB!!! Good!!!


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#174 2007-12-24 21:22:05

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#404. With which game is the word 'Chinaman' associated?

#405. Who is the author of 'Wings of Fire'?

#406. Where were the Olympic Games held in 2000 AD?

#407. What is the name of parliament of Israel?

#408. What does UNESCO stand for?


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#175 2007-12-25 01:51:36

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#409. What does UNICEF stand for?

#410. Which is the 'City of Motor Cars'?

#411. What does IMF stand for?

#412. Who is known as Frontier Gandhi?

#413. When was the United Nations founded?

#414. Where is the International Court of Justice situated?


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