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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby Chozon1 » Wed Jun 22, 2016 7:00 am

I actually took care of a horse this past week. No riding, though. :D She's still a baby. It was fun to feed her though.
I was going to post a response in YOUR 'Ask the Members' thread but I don't see one for you!
Isn't a baby horse called a colt? How old are they when they are finally called a horse?
My ask thread is "Behold, the body of Adonis and the brain of a squirrel". :D

Baby/young horses are called foals; colts are male foals, and filly's are female. ^_^ This was a filly, though I'm not actually sure how old she is. I know she's still young, but baby is probably not accurate...As for age, I think at 4 years old they become 'adult'. I had to google that one, though. XD

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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Thu Jun 23, 2016 8:14 pm

The alphabet?
"This question brought to you by the letters A through Z, and by the number 26."
One sentence that uses every letter is: “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.”
It can be done in a shorter sentence as well: “Pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs.”
For the record, the longest word in the English language is: "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanokoniosis", which is a lung disease contracted from the inhalation of very fine silica particles, specifically from a volcano.
A riddle asking "What word has all the letters of the alphabet?" has the obvious answer of: "Alphabet".
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Water balloons?
I used to have water balloon fights all the time. Even went to a school in Philadelphia where it was customary to bombard freshmen with water balloons on the last day of school. Somehow I was spared this embarrassment, but it made me feel left out a little bit. Almost as if I wasn't worth the effort. I'm not LoL!
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Sat Jun 25, 2016 5:40 pm

Cool! I did not know that about the alphabet.

Large numbers?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:12 pm

Cool! I did not know that about the alphabet.

Large numbers?
Which was it you didn't know about the alphabet?

Large numbers scare me! Just so happens there's an argument about the number "9" has to be the largest number, where others say not. Let's see if I can get them right; I'll ignore the ones you probably know:

(the symbol "^" means "to the power of" or how many zeros follow)
Quadrillion: 10^15 (1,000,000,000,000,000)
Quintillion: 10^18 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Sextillion: 10^21 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Septillion: 10^24 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Octillion: 10^27 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Nonillion: 10^30 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Decillion: 10^33 (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
(There are several more located after Decillion but aren't that popular from "Undecillion" to "Centillion".)
Then there are:
Googol: 10^100 (10,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000)
Googolplex: 10^googol (Just imagine 10 followed by a googol of zeros!)
I'd be amiss if I left out the number "infinity". Many claim this is an actual number, although no one can actually count that high. Well, maybe Jesus could!
(Just because I love to Google things: Pi (to 50 digits) is approximately: 3.14159265358979323846264338327950288419716939937510...)
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:23 pm

The alphabet?

It can be done in a shorter sentence as well: “Pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs.”
For the record, the longest word in the English language is: "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanokoniosis", which is a lung disease contracted from the inhalation of very fine silica particles, specifically from a volcano.
A riddle asking "What word has all the letters of the alphabet?" has the obvious answer of: "Alphabet".
I did not know those things about the alphabet.

Small numbers?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Mon Jun 27, 2016 3:07 pm

The alphabet?

It can be done in a shorter sentence as well: “Pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs.”
For the record, the longest word in the English language is: "pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanokoniosis", which is a lung disease contracted from the inhalation of very fine silica particles, specifically from a volcano.
A riddle asking "What word has all the letters of the alphabet?" has the obvious answer of: "Alphabet".
I did not know those things about the alphabet.

Small numbers?
I bet you knew the letter "E" was the most common, but just for fun here's the entire alphabet in the most common order of usage: etaoinshrdlcumwfgypbvkjxqz. (Small basic piece of fact anyone who did/does cryptography would know...)

Small numbers are the same as large numbers: They scare me! As large numbers can go to infinity, small numbers can go to infinitesimal. There is no room to show the smallest number in it's entirety that is closest to zero, but it is a decimal to the googol place after the decimal point.

I could have made some blockheaded comment about the size of one's pencil in making one number smaller than another number, but then we're talking size, not value.
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Mon Jun 27, 2016 5:37 pm

That is small!
I did know that e was the most common vowel and t was the most common consonant, but the whole list was great. I always thought that q was used the least.

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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby Chozon1 » Sun Jul 03, 2016 7:31 am

Teen Titans?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Thu Jul 07, 2016 1:35 pm

Getting up in the morning?
If I get up in the morning then it's a good day. Sometimes I'm up all night though and sleep in the morning. I'd still like to know who's idea it was to make mornings so early!
Teen Titans?
I used to watch it a lot. It's not a bad show. My favorite would have to be Beast Boy.
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Thu Jul 07, 2016 11:25 pm

Star Trek?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Fri Jul 08, 2016 6:49 pm

Star Trek?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Fri Jul 08, 2016 7:04 pm

Your link did not work :( Do you mind explaining what the video was?
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby BlockHeadLewie » Sun Jul 10, 2016 4:21 pm

Your link did not work :( Do you mind explaining what the video was?
Sorry about that, I did a blockheaded thing!
How about I google how to actually post a youtube video, correct the post I made, then explain the video explains itself!
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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby ZappierVirus » Sun Jul 10, 2016 8:57 pm

Thanks! Great Video!

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Re: Why ask a blockhead anything?

Postby micah211 » Mon Jul 11, 2016 8:13 pm

Aren't random absences annoying? That wasn't my question, that's me forgetting to check ccgr over the summer.

I know it's late but I'll be praying btw!

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