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Archive for June, 2007

Question of the Week

Posted by Michael Dickens on June 29, 2007

I thought it was a good question but only got one response, so I will redo it.

If 40% of all cats believe this false statistic, and
20% of all rocks believe this false statistic,

which is stupider, cats or rocks?

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Question of the Week: if you get on a train…

Posted by Michael Dickens on June 25, 2007

If you get on a train traveling 80 miles per hour north, and I get on a train traveling 314 kilometers per hour southwest, and I shout to you after we have both been traveling for 2 minutes, how long will I have to wait to hear a return shout? Assume that you respond 5 seconds after you hear me. Also assume that we are in a vacuum, because sound travels fastest there.

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