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by sciencegeek100
April 7th, 2014, 11:01 pm
Forum: 2014 Nationals
Topic: Has there ever been a miscounting of points?
Replies: 12
Views: 3849

Re: Has there ever been a miscounting of points?

Okay i know this sounds REALLY desperate, but my team only lost by 1 point and I'm really sad about it. Has there ever been a miscounting of points for the state competition? Like pretend team a got second and team b got first, but it turns out that team b actually didn't win. Would they let team A...
by sciencegeek100
April 7th, 2014, 10:44 pm
Forum: 2014 Study Events
Topic: Rocks and Minerals B/C
Replies: 105
Views: 36770

Re: Rocks and Minerals B/C

I'd really like rocks and minerals to stay as well. Can we make it rotation-proof or something next time? :P It's my last year of SciOly as I'll be graduating this year, but man, this was my favorite event of all. Not only was it cool (once you were able to differentiate things by name instead of l...
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 11:57 am
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Most Competitive Science Olympiad Event
Replies: 29
Views: 4844

Re: Most Competitive Science Olympiad Event

building events are most competitive

studying events are usually as certain people's knowledge will complete out do other people
the worse thing is when the test is so easy... 1 minor error drops u 5-10 places
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 11:55 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Weird things that have happened at your school?
Replies: 579
Views: 46350

Re: Weird things that have happened at your school?

somebody found out during english class that there pet snake decided to go to sleep in his backpack.

I was not in that class but saw the snake during science class because it was being held in a tank in the science building
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 11:49 am
Forum: Posting Games
Topic: Would you rather?
Replies: 196
Views: 16589

Re: Would you rather?

Future. WYR not go to school for a week and suffer not having homework and such or not have internet for a month? wait you are asking to choose between no school and no internet? i pick no school WYR... Meet your favorite idol and find out what a terrible person they are or meet your worse enemy an...
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 11:40 am
Forum: 2014 Question Marathons
Topic: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon
Replies: 393
Views: 46209

Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

its granite because I can see obvious quartz
:D :) :) :D :D :) :) :D
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 12:15 am
Forum: 2014 Study Events
Topic: Rocks and Minerals B/C
Replies: 105
Views: 36770

Re: Rocks and Minerals B/C

hexagonaria wrote:So have any of you ever actually seen something rare/expensive like diamond or silver or gold in a competition? What's the most unexpected specimen you've encountered?
I have seen gold an diamond as pictures
by sciencegeek100
March 2nd, 2014, 12:02 am
Forum: 2014 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Southern California 2014
Replies: 79
Views: 16205

Re: Southern California 2014

anybody know if scores by event have been posted for SD regional

I found a list of top 10 teams without total point spread.
by sciencegeek100
May 23rd, 2013, 3:03 pm
Forum: 2013 Study Events
Topic: Rocks & Minerals B/C
Replies: 116
Views: 23000

Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

The national tests are always available the next year in the test packets sold online at the official SO store (soinc.org) Would it be possible for the samples used at nationals be posted online/in the packet next year? (since that hasn't usually been in the packet in the past...) they don't do tha...
by sciencegeek100
May 21st, 2013, 7:49 am
Forum: 2013 Nationals
Topic: Medal count tracker
Replies: 2
Views: 2375

Re: Medal count tracker

the link does not work

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