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Old 12/11/18, 8:37 PM
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Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!

Please Read the Introduction and requirements, changes may have been made.

A member of the Awards Committee will post questions, at a random day/time.

The competing member may make one post per question thread to answer the questions and the member's winning entry must have all parts of the questions answered completely in that one post. Editing your one answer post allowed will result in disqualification.

Any disregard to the above and divulging the correct answers or giving hints/references will cause a disqualification.

First correct answers (as judged by the Awards Committee or Poster of the Questions) wins.
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1) An undersized air conditioner is better than an oversized one
a) True
b) False
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2) Functional flow is the same thing as water pressure
a) True
b) False
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3) _______ is electricity that is produced by friction
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4) _______ is a material that reduces the flow of electrons
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5) Existing knob-and-tube wiring should be replaced
a) because its design is known to be defective
b) because it is prone to be a hazard
c) if a grounded circuit is desired
d) because it is no longer allowed by any electrical codes

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In the Canadian province of British Columbia, _______ generates
an estimated $7 billion annually


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Old 12/11/18, 9:48 PM
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1-A
2-B
3-Static
4-Insulators
5-C
Tourism



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Old 12/11/18, 10:04 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

A
A
Static
Resistance
C
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Old 12/12/18, 8:57 AM
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1-B
2-A
3-Static
4-Insulators
5-B
Tourism




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Old 12/12/18, 10:38 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

1-A 2-B 3-static 4 Insulators 5-B
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Old 12/12/18, 4:28 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

Great questions, Marc!




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Old 12/14/18, 11:00 AM
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always enjoy these
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Old 12/14/18, 2:07 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

B
B
Static
Insulators
A
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Old 12/14/18, 2:21 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

1) A

2) B

3) Static electricity

4) Resistor

5) C

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Old 12/14/18, 2:33 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

1 - B
2 - B
3 - Static
4 - A Resistor
5 - B

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Old 12/14/18, 7:45 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

B
B
Static
Insulator
D




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Old 12/14/18, 8:01 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeek December 11

Not yet!
Please keep 'em coming, mommie wants me to close it out soon.
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Old 12/16/18, 11:00 AM
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Time to say bye for now. Paul will be here soon YEA!

Congratulations to Marcel Gratton for winning this weeks QOTW.
Good job!
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1) An undersized air conditioner is better than an oversized one
a) True
b) False
a True
InterNACHI: Int'l Association of Certified Home Inspectors
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2) Functional flow is the same thing as water pressure
a) True
b) False
b False
Water Pressure is Tricky to Understand - ScribeWare
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3) _______ is electricity that is produced by friction
Static electricity
Test: Electric | Quizlet
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4) _______ is a material that reduces the flow of electrons
insulator
Understanding Electricity - Learn about electricity, current, voltage and resistance
Electrons are bound in their orbit by attraction of protons, but electrons in the outer band can become free of their orbit by some external forces. These are referred to as free electrons, which move from one atom to the next, electron flows are produced. These are the basis of electricity. Materials that allow many electrons to move freely are called conductors and materials that allow few free electrons to move are called insulators.
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5) Existing knob-and-tube wiring should be replaced
a) because its design is known to be defective
b) because it is prone to be a hazard
c) if a grounded circuit is desired
d) because it is no longer allowed by any electrical codes
c
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In the Canadian province of British Columbia, _______ generates
an estimated $7 billion annually
marijuana growth
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Old 12/16/18, 11:03 AM
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Congratulation, Marcel!




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Old 12/16/18, 11:52 AM
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Congrats Marcel, nice job.



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