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Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 12:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Benjamin Moore (Zenith) on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 09:52 am:
ABC CA
abc CA
Abc? CA
abc! CA
ABC. CA
123 CA
123. CA
123? CA
123! CA
It's you. CA
Ha ha ha. CA
you can only answer questions that have ten or more characters in them, including spaces. Not quite right... you're almost there. Then you get to figure out how I answer the ones that I can answer!
Chandam (Noodles_C)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 1:59 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

four four?
three four?
fourfour?
threefour?
four three?
two three?
two threee?
three two?
threee two?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 2:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Chandam (Noodles_C) on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 01:59 pm:


four four? under the umbrella tree
three four? yes
fourfour? under the umbrella tree
threefour? yes
four three? under the umbrella tree
two three? yes
two threee? yes
three two? yes
threee two? yes
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 2:52 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Nine characters?

One two?
Tie my shoe?
Three four?
Shut the door?
Five six?
Pick up sticks?
Seven eight?
Lay them straight?
Nine ten?
A big fat hen?
Let's get up and count again?
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 3:02 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Wait a minute... those ABC questions were asked in the previous page and they actually did get an answer. Did the rule change?
Does it matter for your rule if certain letters or numbers are in alphabetical or numerical order?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 3:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Vae (Vaetrus) on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 02:52 pm:


Nine characters? nope

One two? buckle my shoe
Tie my shoe? can't say you're right here
Three four? drat that door!
Shut the door? door shut
Five six? counting, are we?
Pick up sticks? chopsticks
Seven eight? .
Lay them straight? always straight
Nine ten? count again
A big fat hen? xxxxxxxxxxx
Let's get up and count again? .

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 03:02 pm:


Wait a minute... those ABC questions were asked in the previous page and they actually did get an answer. Did the rule change? no, please, i'm not that mean!
Does it matter for your rule if certain letters or numbers are in alphabetical or numerical order? nope
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 5:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ok you can only answer when x or more ______ are in the statement/question? Where x is... 1? 2? 3? 4? 5? 6? 7? 8? 9? 10? 11? Does it have to do with the number of... lines? curves? punctuation? vowels? consonants? How the words are pronounced? How the numbers are pronounced?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 5:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ok you can only answer when x or more ______ are in the statement/question? yes Where x is... 1? 2? 3? 4? 5? 6? 7? 8? 9? 10? 11? CA Does it have to do with the number of... lines? no curves? no punctuation? this is part of it vowels? this is part of it consonants? this is part of it How the words are pronounced? How the numbers are pronounced? no to these
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 6:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

"Where x is... 1? 2? 3? 4? 5? 6? 7? 8? 9? 10? 11? CA "
Is the rule not based on a specific number? A range of numbers? Is it merely the presence of something? The absence of something? Is the number higher than the ones I listed? Less?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Thursday, November 03, 2005 - 7:32 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the rule not based on a specific number? please rephrase A range of numbers? no Is it merely the presence of something? define "it" The absence of something? again, please define "it" Is the number higher than the ones I listed? Less? CA the last two questions
Benjamin Moore (Zenith)
Posted on Friday, November 04, 2005 - 4:34 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

should
One two?
have gotten an answer?
Vae (Vaetrus)
Posted on Friday, November 04, 2005 - 12:07 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the number not a whole number? An integer? A rational number? Do letters count the same as punctuation in the rule?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Friday, November 04, 2005 - 2:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Benjamin Moore (Zenith) on Friday, November 04, 2005 - 04:34 am:


should
One two? please help me understand what you're asking!
have gotten an answer? is this a real question? i answered one two above according to the rule. it also should have been answered the last time it was asked, and i did answer according to the rule then too.

By Vae (Vaetrus) on Friday, November 04, 2005 - 12:07 pm:


Is the number not a whole number? incorrectAn integer? it is integer A rational number? Do letters count the same as punctuation in the rule? yes
John Morahan (Wunderland)
Posted on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 9:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

What is?
What this?
Is what?
Is this?
This what?
This is?
this is?
what is this?
What is this?
what is the answer to this question?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 10:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By John Morahan (Wunderland) on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 09:49 pm:


What is? CA
What this? Zoinks!
Is what? CA
Is this? CA
This what? Zoinks!
This is? CA
this is? CA
what is this? can't know for sure
What is this? can't know for sure
what is the answer to this question? .
John Morahan (Wunderland)
Posted on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 10:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Perhaps the number varies from post to post?

a?
aa?
aaa?
aaaa?
aaaaa?
aaaaaa?
aaaaaaa?
aaaaaaaa?
aaaaaaaaa?
aaaaaaaaaa?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 11:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By John Morahan (Wunderland) on Tuesday, November 08, 2005 - 10:39 pm:
Perhaps the number varies from post to post? Perhaps you are on to something! Explore :)

a? CA
aa? CA
aaa? CA
aaaa? CA
aaaaa? CA
aaaaaa? CA
aaaaaaa? CA
aaaaaaaa? CA
aaaaaaaaa? Zoinks!
aaaaaaaaaa? apples for breakfast?
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2005 - 11:13 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

are our usernames relevant?
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2005 - 12:41 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

are our usernames relevant? no, but you're starting to think along the right lines
Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte)
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2005 - 6:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Time message is sent or nickname relevant?
Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte)
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2005 - 6:23 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I have the answer. Sending email...
Jennifer (Tigger32382)
Posted on Wednesday, November 09, 2005 - 7:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you send it? it hasn't come through yet...