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Re: Compute This

Post by eyeball138 » November 19th, 2008, 12:34 pm

From what I understand, you're allowed to use anything that you want to find the information, but you need to show a resource from usgs.org :cry:
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Re: Compute This

Post by b-baller » December 4th, 2008, 11:36 am

What do you think is the best source to seach for the stuff we will have to find
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Re: Compute This

Post by rocketman1555 » December 4th, 2008, 1:52 pm

usgs.gov, though i would probably do a google advanced search
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Re: Compute This

Post by robotman » December 7th, 2008, 1:52 pm

if you make your own website make sure it wont be filtered by the schools server that just happened to me at a competition :(
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Re: Compute This

Post by computernerd4826 » December 15th, 2008, 12:45 pm

for those of you that have competed in this before, would you say it is one of the harder events? or easier?
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Post by robotman » December 15th, 2008, 3:11 pm

i think it depends
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Re: Compute This

Post by computernerd4826 » December 15th, 2008, 3:39 pm

on what state? or what level of competition?
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Re: Compute This

Post by rocketman1555 » December 15th, 2008, 5:02 pm

i think it is usually one of the more difficult events, it just depends on the proctor running the event
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Re: Compute This

Post by eyeball138 » December 15th, 2008, 6:21 pm

The proctor and the test. Obviously, some of the tests will be harder than others.
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States- 2nd
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Re: Compute This

Post by computernerd4826 » December 16th, 2008, 4:08 pm

ok thanks we are competing at the booth invitational, so i guess i can assume that it wont be easy
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