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by gavinnupp
March 12th, 2018, 5:29 pm
Forum: 2018 Regionals & States
Topic: Ohio 2018
Replies: 206
Views: 40079

Re: Ohio 2018

My team got inched out on arbitration by 1 point from states. Not a fun way to wrap up senior year, but good luck to Archbishop Hoban.
by gavinnupp
March 11th, 2018, 4:25 pm
Forum: General Competition
Topic: Poorly Run Event Stories
Replies: 671
Views: 128397

Re: Poorly Run Event Stories

At the regionals for ecology, one of the questions was "true or false: 57,000 trees are needed to print the new york times every sunday." Proctors drunk thinking this is Fermi questions..
by gavinnupp
February 1st, 2018, 9:51 pm
Forum: 2018 Study Events
Topic: Herpetology B/C
Replies: 469
Views: 56089

Re: Herpetology B/C

Do students have to memorize the sounds of every animal for the list they're practicing for? Some of the tests that I looked at in the Science Olympiad Student wiki had sounds for some animals for students to identify. My partner told me that frogs are the only animals on the national list that mak...
by gavinnupp
September 25th, 2017, 5:37 am
Forum: 2018 Study Events
Topic: Herpetology B/C
Replies: 469
Views: 56089

Re: Herpetology B/C

CVMSAvalacheStudent wrote:Isn't herpetology the study of herpes? :D
No, It's the study of Her Pets, or human female-animal social dynamics.
by gavinnupp
September 5th, 2017, 10:20 am
Forum: 2018 Study Events
Topic: Herpetology B/C
Replies: 469
Views: 56089

Re: Herpetology B/C

So how does this change reflect on being able to bring a hole-punched field guide inside a binder? The information in the binder may be in any form, and may be removed during competition, so naturally bringing a field guide inside a binder would be effectively the same as just bringing both, with t...
by gavinnupp
September 5th, 2017, 7:22 am
Forum: 2018 Study Events
Topic: Herpetology B/C
Replies: 469
Views: 56089

Re: Herpetology B/C

"[Either field guide or binder]" Herpetology Official Division C Rules I noticed that it says "or" rather than "and" in reference to a binder and field guide. In previous taxonomy competitions I believe both have been allowed simultaneously; teams would be allowed to have a binder AND a field guide....
by gavinnupp
May 24th, 2017, 2:20 pm
Forum: Posting Games
Topic: What's on your CTRL+V?
Replies: 931
Views: 87133

Re: What's on your CTRL+V?

Don't judge. I was doing a project for gov. The Communist manifesto|MIA: Marxists: Marx & Engels: Library: 1848: Manifesto of the Communist Party: Chapter 1: [German Original] Manifesto of the Communist Party A spectre is haunting Europe — the spectre of communism. All the powers of old Europe have ...
by gavinnupp
May 17th, 2017, 7:38 pm
Forum: 2017 Question Marathons
Topic: Ecology B/C
Replies: 89
Views: 14361

Re: Ecology B/C

1. The study of how organisms in a particular area are influenced by factors such as climate, soils, predators, competitors, and evolutionary history is called ... 2. Models that predict location of species based on landscape and ecological factors are called ... 3. Most temperate tree taxa origina...
by gavinnupp
May 13th, 2017, 11:44 pm
Forum: 2017 Question Marathons
Topic: Ecology B/C
Replies: 89
Views: 14361

Re: Ecology B/C

The48thYoshi wrote:
What are the names of the two parts of lichen (not fungus and algae or fungus and bacteria)
Mycobiont and Photobiont (which can be cyanobiont or phycobiont)

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