Nerd Clock

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by PatM, Jan 8, 2012.

  1. PatM

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    A Nerd's version of a clock
     
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  2. loosewire

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    A different clock for stop watchers,an hour glass for 75 IQ"s.
     
  3. Sparky49

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    Why do you Americans use a dot to multiply?
     
  4. shortbus

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    To not mix up with the "X" when signing our names. :)
     
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  5. loosewire

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    How do you know we are Americans,we know the dismal
    system.
     
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  6. Adjuster

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    I've seen it used quite a lot here, particularly at school. The teacher concerned was English and been educated in England.
     
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  7. spinnaker

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    Why do you Europeans put a slash through their sevens? :)


    Actually we use an * for multiply. Not sure if I ever saw a .
     
  8. MrChips

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    So that it doesn't look like a one.

    Next question: Why does the one look like a seven?
     
  9. MrChips

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    Ha ha, good one loosie!
     
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