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PostPosted:Wed Aug 19, 2015 9:04 pm
by Tallscot
You're barking up the right tree. Cellulose it is.

PostPosted:Thu Aug 20, 2015 12:12 am
by wildrover
That's a rarity - a logical answer that's actually correct for a change! What am I describing - they have a top speed of over 200 mph, can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4 seconds and weigh up to 10 million tons. During World War I they killed around 50,000 soldiers and even today kill around 200 people annually with 90% of those killed being male.

PostPosted:Sun Aug 23, 2015 6:29 pm
by Buzzie
Avalanches?

PostPosted:Sun Aug 23, 2015 7:33 pm
by wildrover
Correct

PostPosted:Sun Aug 23, 2015 8:26 pm
by Buzzie
50,000 killed in WWI? Wow, had no idea. The clue was the weight and the speed for me!

PostPosted:Sun Aug 23, 2015 8:38 pm
by Buzzie
What is the name of the probe that flew close to Pluto last month?

PostPosted:Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:11 am
by Buzzie
It was New Horizons

In which country was a 1,111 carat diamond recently found?

PostPosted:Sun Nov 29, 2015 11:12 am
by Buzzie
It was New Horizons

In which country was a 1,111 carat diamond recently found?

PostPosted:Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:39 pm
by wildrover
Remember reading this and I think it was Botswana.

PostPosted:Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:29 pm
by Buzzie
Nice little earner :D

PostPosted:Fri Dec 11, 2015 11:30 pm
by wildrover
In an electronic circuit diagram what is represented by this symbol? The first demonstration of one was in the 1920s though they did not become common until the 1970s. Today they are replacing other technologies in almost every industry.

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PostPosted:Thu Dec 24, 2015 9:54 pm
by wildrover
The only clue I can think of is that every electrical appliance in your house will have several of these and your TV probably has hundreds.

PostPosted:Sat Dec 26, 2015 11:52 am
by JUS
Trying to think back to O level physics diagrams....................that's a diode, but never seen the arrows bit on it b4 :cry:

PostPosted:Sat Dec 26, 2015 4:27 pm
by wildrover
It is a diode but a certain type...

PostPosted:Sun Dec 27, 2015 10:35 pm
by JUS
light emitting ? :idea: