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    Santa has 8 Reindeer: Dasher, Dancer,...

    Santa has 8 Reindeer:

    Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donder and Blitzen.

    On christmas eve, Santa needs to feed all the reindeer one hour before departing to deliver Christmas...
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    Here's a math riddle that I don't know the answer...

    Here's a math riddle that I don't know the answer to.

    Suppose you had a solar system with only three planets.

    The closest planet to the sun is planet A, and that's the one we live on.

    The...
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    A computer A printer A piece of paper ...

    A computer

    A printer

    A piece of paper

    Google "printable protractor" then print one out on the printer. :)
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    Yes. That was too easy.

    Yes.
    That was too easy.
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    You are bus driver in the Andes mountains, and...

    You are bus driver in the Andes mountains, and you need to transport 48 villagers to another town traveling the fewest amount of miles.

    The bus has the capacity to carry 24 people.

    There is one...
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    I'd fill the 5 gal jug. Then pour it into the...

    I'd fill the 5 gal jug.

    Then pour it into the 3 gal so there is 2 gallons left in the 5 gal jug.

    I empty the 3 gal jug and then pour the 2 gallons that are in the 5 gal jug back into the 2 gal...
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    New riddle... A Prime Number can be divided...

    New riddle...

    A Prime Number can be divided evenly only by 1 or itself.
    And it must be a whole number greater than 1.

    Linda's Sister Heather is having a surprise Birthday party for her.
    ...
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    The way I came to grasp the idea was to...

    The way I came to grasp the idea was to understand that each time you pick one of the three doors, you have a 66% chance of having a goat behind the door you chose.

    So every time you choose one of...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRwbLtSHKPU ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRwbLtSHKPU

    The guy in this video recommends toggle bolts for hanging cabinets on metal studs.
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    That's because it's not really a game, it's a...

    That's because it's not really a game, it's a math riddle. A game that gives you a 66% chance of winning each round, doesn't sound like much fun.

    The way a game show like "lets make a deal" works,...
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    Why tell the contestant that the first door they...

    Why tell the contestant that the first door they open will have a goat? What's the point of having the three doors?

    Anyway, I don't see how that is blowing it for the contestant if they choose a...
  12. Effective forward aids can take time to get the...

    Effective forward aids can take time to get the hang of. Do you ride with spurs?

    Timing is everything for developing engagement/impulsion. If you haven't worked much with timing yet, that could be...
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    In this one they prove it experimentally: ...

    In this one they prove it experimentally:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o_djTy3G0pg

    At least I'm not alone in thinking it was 50/50. I also wasn't clearly understanding the point that the...
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    I'll go with the principle of "Schrödinger's cat"...

    I'll go with the principle of "Schrödinger's cat" as to what is behind each unopened door…. The state of what exists behind each remaining door is both the goat and the car, until the door is opened.
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    Yes, each flip of the coin is it's own...

    Yes, each flip of the coin is it's own independent event. The odds of heads coming up are 50/50 for each coin flip. :)
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    If it's true chance, the probability is...

    If it's true chance, the probability is recalculated every time one of the choices is removed.

    Once a door is opened, it is no longer relative to the outcome of the next event.

    You divide the...
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    What new door? I must have missed the part about...

    What new door? I must have missed the part about the adding of the new door.


    Here's my riddle.

    If you had a perfectly normal two sided heads and tails penny, and you flipped it 29 times, and...
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    There's no advantage to switch your choice....

    There's no advantage to switch your choice. Because with a car behind only one of two doors. The odds will always be 50/50 that either one of the doors will have the car behind it.
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    The 3 x $9 only represents the total of what each...

    The 3 x $9 only represents the total of what each of the three have spent.
    Their total expenditure on the room including tip is $27.
    They each kept $1 of their refund, $3 total.

    To account for...
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    I don't like to think in terms of individual...

    I don't like to think in terms of individual rider position in any kind of singular "idealized" fashion, because the essence of what could be called "correctness" will develop as an individual rider...
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    Poll: Intranet = Internal Network

    Intranet = Internal Network
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    Lady E, I'm reading what you've been saying...

    Lady E,

    I'm reading what you've been saying about this subject, and thinking about your posts on many past threads.

    To me, what you're saying here sounds uncharacteristic of what I think of as...
  23. Is there any provenance associated with either of...

    Is there any provenance associated with either of these paintings which supports the possibility of an origin by a known artist?

    Are they signed?

    You can go on ebay and find many "direct from...
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    Back in the 60's and 70's my idea of who a doctor...

    Back in the 60's and 70's my idea of who a doctor was, was completely different than it is today. Back then we had family doctors who really took interest in the family. My doctor as a child used to...
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    I manually backup my entire iTunes library...

    I manually backup my entire iTunes library periodically onto (two) external 2TB backup drives, along with all other important software and files.

    To backup all my iTunes media, all I do on my mac,...
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