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by computergeek3
March 25th, 2015, 10:36 pm
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Need help preparing for states?
Replies: 1
Views: 714

Need help preparing for states?

Sorry to everyone else, this is a very directed post: Coaches in the Pittsburgh, PA area: I am a freshman undergraduate at the University of Pittsburgh looking to remain involved in Science Olympiad. I have four years of competition experience in C Division at the state and national levels. I also h...
by computergeek3
December 14th, 2014, 10:37 pm
Forum: 2015 Lab Events
Topic: Technical Problem Solving C
Replies: 43
Views: 14407

Re: Technical Problem Solving C

Hey guys so this is my first year doing TPS~ So I was wondering what will usually be the depth of the questions? Will we be able to solve them just by plug it into the formula, or it involves some deeper thoughts? Also, will the lab stations works like the ones in chem lab which one person will be ...
by computergeek3
November 9th, 2014, 1:52 pm
Forum: 2015 Lab Events
Topic: Forensics C
Replies: 40
Views: 14124

Re: Forensics C

jdjmoon wrote:Does anyone have good site for Mass Spectroscopy? I had one, but now it is unavailable, so I cannot get any good informations on it.
http://ochem.jsd.claremont.edu/

You might have to dig around on here a little bit, but Mass Spec is there and explained pretty well.
by computergeek3
October 15th, 2014, 4:13 pm
Forum: 2015 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Pennsylvania 2015
Replies: 120
Views: 31327

Re: Pennsylvania 2015

Depending on when my spring exams fall, I might be able to make it to States!

Also, States on a Saturday...wow. At least we're not basically the absolute last state this year.
by computergeek3
September 16th, 2014, 9:12 pm
Forum: 2015 Lab Events
Topic: Chem Lab C
Replies: 22
Views: 9265

Re: Chem Lab C

Who's excited for this event!? Do any of you know what to expect for kinetics :roll: What I would expect for kinetics is determining reaction order (0 order, 1st order, 2nd order) and determining rates of reactions. Additionally, I would expect to find questions about figuring out the rate-determin...
by computergeek3
May 5th, 2014, 6:18 pm
Forum: 2014 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Pennsylvania 2014
Replies: 349
Views: 56712

Re: Pennsylvania 2014

Anyone else very skeptical of the Experimental Design Scores-- considering Harriton, Rustin, and Stoga all scored over 25th? Why are the bungee results wrong? What happened to Scrambler? Very upset with the lack of clarity and mistakes in event scoring this year. It makes all of us lose faith in th...
by computergeek3
May 3rd, 2014, 12:27 pm
Forum: 2014 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Pennsylvania 2014
Replies: 349
Views: 56712

Re: Pennsylvania 2014

Congratulations to everyone who competed yesterday! It was such a competitive year in both divisions, and yesterday was most certainly the culmination of all the hard work we've all put in since the beginning of the year. Best of luck to all of the teams competing at Nationals in two weeks! As a sid...
by computergeek3
April 26th, 2014, 11:15 am
Forum: 2014 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Pennsylvania 2014
Replies: 349
Views: 56712

Re: Pennsylvania 2014

Sorry this is one day late. SIX DAYS UNTIL STATES! Who's excited? Just remember to enjoy the experience, it's great to compete with some of the best teams in PA and the atmosphere at Juniata is always great (even if it rains)! Division B : 23 votes 1. Shady Side - 225 points (18 first place votes) ...
by computergeek3
April 22nd, 2014, 6:56 pm
Forum: Posting Games
Topic: word challenge >:D
Replies: 1986
Views: 109146

Re: word challenge >:D

SOnerd wrote:Lampyridae
#ento :twisted:
Euphorbiaceae
#forestry #wemissyouforestry :twisted:
by computergeek3
March 22nd, 2014, 12:59 pm
Forum: 2014 Study Events
Topic: Entomology B/C
Replies: 433
Views: 53314

Re: Entomology B/C

I don't do Entomology yet I'm going to attempt to put a test together for my school's team. Can someone here PM me general guidelines for making tests that are demonically hard?

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