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Old 1/26/19, 8:51 PM
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Default QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Welcome to another round of Questions of The Week!

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

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1) An electrical charge is
a) Unipolar
b) Bipolar
c) Tripolar
d) Non – Polar in nature
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2) All framed structures are examples of _______ beams
a) Encastered beam
b) Built on beam
c) Rigid beam
d) Tye beam
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3) A condition that may allow moisture intrusion thru the weather head is lack of _______
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4) What fruit will repel wasps?
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5) Rickettsial infections are caused by an unusual type of bacteria
that can live only inside the cells of another organism.
Most of these infections are spread through
a) ticks
b) mice
c) fleas
d) lice
e) a-c
f) all of the above
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Who sang this on what song!
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Old 1/26/19, 9:49 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Good questions Marc! Thanks for your time! "I'll be back!"




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Old 1/27/19, 7:55 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Good questions Marc, thanks for putting them up for all.



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Old 1/27/19, 2:20 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

1 - B
2 - C
3 - drip loops
4 - chili peppers (tricky man)
5 - F
Bonus - Hank Thompson!
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Old 1/27/19, 2:29 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Keep 'em coming.
No winner yet.



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Old 1/28/19, 9:38 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

1. D
2. C
3. Drip loops
4. Chili pepper
5. F
Bonus: Hank Thompson - A Six Pack To Go



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Old 1/28/19, 10:07 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

1 - B
2 - C
3 - drip loops
4 - chili peppers
5 - E




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Old 1/28/19, 7:06 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

There will be some surprised contestants...at least I was.




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Old 1/29/19, 4:55 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

B
C
Lack of a rain tight service head
Chili Pepper
F



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Old 1/29/19, 6:18 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

1) An electrical charge is
a) Unipolar
b) Bipolar
c) Tripolar
d) Non – Polar in nature
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Unusual question. C

2) All framed structures are examples of _______ beams
a) Encastered beam
b) Built on beam
c) Rigid beam
d) Tye beam
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
B.

3) A condition that may allow moisture intrusion thru the weather head is lack of _______
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Drip loop.

4) What fruit will repel wasps?
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Lemon.

5) Rickettsial infections are caused by an unusual type of bacteria
that can live only inside the cells of another organism.
Most of these infections are spread through
a) ticks
b) mice
c) fleas
d) lice
e) a-c
f) all of the above
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E



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Old 1/29/19, 6:41 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

B
C
Drip loops
Hot Peppers

A C D




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Old 1/29/19, 9:01 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Who sang this on what song!
I've be a drinking all day long taking in the town
HANK THOMPSON - A Six Pack to Go (1960)
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I like Leon Russell's rendition better! (1974)
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Well I don't have enough to pay my rent but I ain't gonna worry though
I've got time for one more round and a six pack to go .



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Old 1/29/19, 2:05 PM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

1 - B
2 - C
3 - drip loops
4 - chili peppers
5 - E



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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Looks like you have them stomped again Marc.



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Old 1/30/19, 8:12 AM
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Default Re: QuestionsOfWeekJanuary 26 2019

Stumped...




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