The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Five (Pirez)

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 2:18 pm

ripe and ripen?
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 2:23 pm

You got one of the words right. But the other need to be related to "complain".

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by The Jonster » Sun May 27, 2018 2:25 pm

Ripe and gripe.
Everything that I've learned in my time here, all the criticism, the obstacles I've faced in my life, I'll use them to improve myself and be a better person.
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^ reminds me of someone who can take a lot of criticism and still refuses to get angry with me. ^ is really friendly with others and < is actually impressed at this stage :)
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Oh yeah and happy birthday to Jonster :teuf:
Well, today isn't technically Jonster's birthday. You are wishing his Ting account a "Happy Birthday". :oops2:

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 2:26 pm

Oh right oops. Well I tried :fou2:
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 2:28 pm

Jonster gets it!

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I think it's time for a bonus question.
Bonus Question 1: If I have an isosceles triangle to which Pythagoras’ Theorem applies, what are its three angles?

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by The Jonster » Sun May 27, 2018 2:45 pm

I'm going to just randomly throw out an answer since I have no idea. :fou:

....35, 35 and 110?
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^ reminds me of someone who can take a lot of criticism and still refuses to get angry with me. ^ is really friendly with others and < is actually impressed at this stage :)
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Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:58 am
Oh yeah and happy birthday to Jonster :teuf:
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 3:15 pm

Nope. Come on, what kinds of triangles does Pythagoras' Theorem apply to?

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 3:39 pm

I've been trying to think back to 10 years ago. If I'm right, that theorem can only apply to an isosceles triangle if it's a scalene, but made into and isosceles (like holding it to a mirror and doubling it symmetrically).

I think that's about 53, 53, 74 if that's the case. Worth a guess (even if it is laughable as I'm trying to guess by drawing triangles on a page with a pen :lol:)

I'm probably miles off altogether :mrgreen:
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 4:17 pm

I think you're overthinking it. :P

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 4:20 pm

Yeah I assumed so, I seem to do that with everything :lol:
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Ray502 » Sun May 27, 2018 4:36 pm

I'll just guess random numbers. My memory is a little foggy right now.

55, 55, 70.
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 4:38 pm

None of the triangles guessed so far are covered by Pythagoras' theorem…

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Greeness » Sun May 27, 2018 4:50 pm

45, 45, 90.
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 4:55 pm

Greeness gets 100 Tings and a lovely green highlighting of his name in the scoreboard!

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Question 11: What precious resource is currently used to make levitating balloons at room temperature, and also becomes a fluid that “climbs” vessel walls at very low temperatures?

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 5:00 pm

Helium?
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Sun May 27, 2018 5:05 pm

Yes, helium is indeed this precious resource that's being foolishly squandered. :tssk: There's a very good Dara O Briain clip about it, but I can't seem to find it on YouTube…

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Question 12: What is the name and purpose of the letter ß, used in the German language?

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by The Jonster » Sun May 27, 2018 11:18 pm

Oh German!

It’s supposed to represent the letter S and Z. I forgot the name though.... :oops2:
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^ reminds me of someone who can take a lot of criticism and still refuses to get angry with me. ^ is really friendly with others and < is actually impressed at this stage :)
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Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:29 pm
Aaron wrote:
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Oh yeah and happy birthday to Jonster :teuf:
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by Steo » Sun May 27, 2018 11:23 pm

I didn't even notice this question, but it's used sometimes after certain vowels to replace S from what I've seen. Nit always though as they have S too.
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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by PluMGMK » Mon May 28, 2018 4:58 pm

The Jonster wrote:It’s supposed to represent the letter S and Z. I forgot the name though.... :oops2:
The clue to your second sentence is in your first sentence. :P
Steo wrote:I didn't even notice this question, but it's used sometimes after certain vowels to replace S from what I've seen. Nit always though as they have S too.
Hmm, I'd like an explanation of why exactly it's used instead of S…

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Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season 1

Post by The Jonster » Mon May 28, 2018 5:26 pm

The Jonster wrote:Oh German!

It’s supposed to represent the letter S and Z. I forgot the name though.... :oops2:
So for the name how about erszat? That’s the only word o can think of but i think I spelled it wrong...
Everything that I've learned in my time here, all the criticism, the obstacles I've faced in my life, I'll use them to improve myself and be a better person.
Steo wrote:
Thu Oct 04, 2018 5:26 pm
^ reminds me of someone who can take a lot of criticism and still refuses to get angry with me. ^ is really friendly with others and < is actually impressed at this stage :)
R4Y_ANC3L wrote:
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:29 pm
Aaron wrote:
Sat Sep 01, 2018 9:58 am
Oh yeah and happy birthday to Jonster :teuf:
Well, today isn't technically Jonster's birthday. You are wishing his Ting account a "Happy Birthday". :oops2:

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