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by SilentSanctuary
Wed Dec 19, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: Advent Calendar 2018
Replies: 180
Views: 7414

Re: Advent Calendar 2018

I can't believe I've won four times already! Thanks, Santa – I promise to keep being silent!
by SilentSanctuary
Mon Dec 17, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: Advent Calendar 2018
Replies: 180
Views: 7414

Re: Advent Calendar 2018

Thanks a lot once again Santa! :D
by SilentSanctuary
Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: Advent Calendar 2018
Replies: 180
Views: 7414

Re: Advent Calendar 2018

Oh! Thanks a lot, Santa! :D
by SilentSanctuary
Sun Dec 02, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Members Forum
Topic: Advent Calendar 2018
Replies: 180
Views: 7414

Re: Advent Calendar 2018

Sign me up, Santa!
by SilentSanctuary
Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Correct! Congratulations, Pirez ! You've won the quiz!!! :bigup: :mryellow: 1 st place: Pirez – 10 points! 2 nd place: PluMGMK – 6 points 3 rd place: The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Aaron – 2 points Ray502 – 1 point + Bonus Question #2 [fysb] – 1 point So, Pirez –...
by SilentSanctuary
Tue Oct 02, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Thou art correct , as ever. Verily, 'tis mycology. Pirez – 9 points! PluMGMK – 6 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Aaron – 2 points Ray502 – 1 point [fysb] – 1 point Question #31: Which direction does a comet's "tail" always point to?
by SilentSanctuary
Mon Oct 01, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Using a dictionary certainly isn't cheating in this case, since I trust that you knew the name beforehand. You're correct! Wow, Pirez is really close to winning the contest – only one point left! Pirez – 9 points! The Jonster – 5 points PluMGMK – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points ...
by SilentSanctuary
Sun Sep 30, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

That's right! Both of them are artificial languages indeed.

Pirez – 8 points
The Jonster – 5 points
PluMGMK – 5 points
LoveMetal – 4 points
Hunchman801 – 2 points
Aaron – 2 points
Ray502 – 1 point
[fysb] – 1 point


Question #29: Name one poisonous (or venomous) mammal.
by SilentSanctuary
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Greek and Portuguese? Nope, they are both natural languages. I'm looking for artificially developed languages that can still be considered actual languages. Sign language and braille? That's pretty close, but sign languages are actually naturally developed languages, and braille is a writing system...
by SilentSanctuary
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Well, technically Raymanian is just gibberish as opposed to an actual language, and Pig Latin is simply garbled English...

I could accept those, but I'm looking for actual constructed languages (conlangs) here. Sorry for not specifying that enough :oops2:
by SilentSanctuary
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Yup! Pirez – 8 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points PluMGMK – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Aaron – 2 points Ray502 – 1 point [fysb] – 1 point Question #28: Name two artificial languages (i.e. languages invented for use in, for example, human communication or fiction).
by SilentSanctuary
Sat Sep 29, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

That's right. Ray502 gets a nice color in the scoreboard, plus obviously the bonus question reward. Pirez – 8 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points PluMGMK – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Ray502 – 1 point Aaron – 1 point [fysb] – 1 point Question #27: According to Douglas Adams's The...
by SilentSanctuary
Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

EDIT: It seems again that there are no answers... :( I'll make the question a bit easier by having you only mention the writer's name OR nationality. Hope this will help, I'd like to do at least a single bonus question properly :winkgrin: So, the edited question is as follows: Bonus Question #2: Whi...
by SilentSanctuary
Wed Sep 26, 2018 11:08 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Pirez is correct. Pirez – 8 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points PluMGMK – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Aaron – 1 point Ray502 – 1 point [fysb] – 1 point For a Question most Bonus, the Time doth be! Bonus Question #2: Which writer is known for the "Moomin" series of books, and what...
by SilentSanctuary
Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

It's not McDonald's, although that's a close second.

I'll repost the question for the sake of clarity, as there have been multiple comments in between :D

Question #26: What is the largest fast food restaurant chain by number of locations?
by SilentSanctuary
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Scrooge McDuck indeed! I would have thought no ducks owned any money in our world. :mefiant: Can you prove that $crooge doesn't in fact exist in our world? 8) Pirez – 7 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points PluMGMK – 4 points Hunchman801 – 2 points Aaron – 1 point Ray502 – 1 point [fys...
by SilentSanctuary
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Uranium is the answer I'm looking for. It's got an atomic number of 92.

Pirez – 6 points
The Jonster – 5 points
LoveMetal – 4 points
PluMGMK – 4 points
Hunchman801 – 2 points
Aaron – 1 point
Ray502 – 1 point
[fysb] – 1 point


Question #25: Who is the richest duck in the world?
by SilentSanctuary
Tue Sep 25, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

What I mean is that the element can be found in nature without the interference of humans. Non-natural elements have been only created in a laboratory. It is a very radioactive element indeed, and quite well-known at that, but it's not Radium.
by SilentSanctuary
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

PluMGMK's answer is once again correct. Pirez – 6 points The Jonster – 5 points LoveMetal – 4 points PluMGMK – 4 points Aaron – 1 point Ray502 – 1 point [fysb] – 1 point Hunchman801 – 1 point Question #24: What is the heaviest naturally occurring element (=largest atomic number)?
by SilentSanctuary
Mon Sep 24, 2018 1:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Six (PluMGMK)
Replies: 593
Views: 18471

Re: The Teensies' General Knowledge Quiz – Season Four (SilentSanctuary)

Exactly.

Pirez – 6 points
The Jonster – 5 points
LoveMetal – 4 points
PluMGMK – 3 points
Aaron – 1 point
Ray502 – 1 point
[fysb] – 1 point
Hunchman801 – 1 point


Question #23: What does the musical term "leitmotif" mean?