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Crazypalpig (Crazypalpig)
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1+1=0!
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1=1?
0 = zero ?
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0! == 1 ?
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1 = -1 ?
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Is the base in which this is computed relevant? If yes, is it computed in base 10?
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1=1? Yes
0 = zero ?Yes
0! == 1 ?Nope

1 = -1 ?That'd be too easy. This is lateral, my friend

Is the base in which this is computed relevant?GRR this always gets ask. AnsweR: No If yes, is it computed in base 10?It is, but who cares?
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Are we really talking numbers here...
so the first 1 is number 1, and the seocnd 1 is number 1.

Would 2+2=0 work as well?
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lol

are we talking about objects here? if you combine two things they dissolve? something similar?

would 2 = 0 work?
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Are we really talking numbers here...Erm... no
so the first 1 is number 1,not NUMBER one, one of something and the seocnd 1 is number 1. Ditto

Would 2+2=0 work as well?NO!
lol LoL

are we talking about objects here?Yes if you combine two things they dissolve?Yope something similar?Yes

would 2 = 0 work?Yes, but not as well
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So is the second one the same as the first? or is it different?
are these objects real? imaginary?
animal? Vegetable ? Mineral?
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So is the second one the same as the first?Yes-ish or is it different? Yope
are these objects real?Yes imaginary?
animal? Vegetable ? Mineral?I wouldn't know. I'm pretty sure it can't be classified under these
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Solid?
Liquid?
Gas?
Are they discrete (ie countable)?
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Solid? This... I think
Liquid?
Gas?
Are they discrete (ie countable)?I suppose...
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Does 0 refer to the same thing? does it refer to an absence? or something else?
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Does 0 refer to the same thing?Yes does it refer to an absence?Yes or something else?No

Thanks for all the rapidfire questions, but it'll take me a few hours or tomorrow to answer the next ones!
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no prob...I'm almost drying up anyway!

So 1 cancels out 1- are they direct opposites of each other (like matter and antimatter?)
Is size relevant?
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no prob...I'm almost drying up anyway!

So 1 cancels out 1- are they direct opposites of each other (like matter and antimatter?) Hahaha, no
Is size relevant?No

Ah well, one last answer, now to the car!
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Are the two "things" words? Letters of the alphabet?
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are they elements? chemicals?
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Are the two "things" words?No Letters of the alphabet?No

are they elements?Yes-ish! chemicals?Yes-ish
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Matter / Anti - matter?
Positive / Negative charge?
Fire and Ice?
Acid and Base?
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Matter / Anti - matter?
Positive / Negative charge?
Fire and Ice?
Acid and Base?No to all
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Are they things you would ingest? medically or leisure-wise? (alcohol relevant?)
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Are they things you would ingest?No medically or leisure-wise? (alcohol relevant?)No
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Does combing the two things result in a change of state? eg solid + liquid = gas?
Thus creating the illusion of 1+1 = 0

Since otherwise the physical laws of the universe would be broken!
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Does combing the two things result in a change of state? eg solid + liquid = gas? Yesish. No eg though
Thus creating the illusion of 1+1 = 0 No

Since otherwise the physical laws of the universe would be broken!Like gravity? let's see if I can disprove it... JUMP! *THUD* Nope.
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anything along these lines--water + heat = steam (which disappears)(evaporation)

along other line...
oxygen important?
nitrous oxide important?
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refractive index relevent? i.e Glass + benzene?
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anything along these lines--water + heat = steam (which disappears)(evaporation) No

along other line...
oxygen important?
nitrous oxide important?No to all

refractive index relevent?No i.e Glass + benzene?
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do they dissolve? melt? turn into a gas?
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Are both solids?
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do they dissolve? melt? turn into a gas?No
Are both solids?Um... I'm not sure... they're both elements!
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Sheesh, the last time I even saw a periodic table was over 30 years ago in sophomore chemistry...

They're elements, not particles, right? You're not going all sub-atomic on us, are you?
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Sheesh, the last time I even saw a periodic table was over 30 years ago in sophomore chemistry...I never even looked at it seriously yet:P

They're elements, not particles, right?Yep You're not going all sub-atomic on us, are you?BWAHAHAHA!!! OF COURSE!!!Not...
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does a chemical reaction take place?
fusion relevant?
Is the element in question:
hydrogen?
helium?
carbon?
nitrogen?
other?
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Is it to do with the short forms of elements? Like Oxygen is 'O' and Aluminium is 'Al'?
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does a chemical reaction take place? No
fusion relevant? No
Is the element in question:
hydrogen?
helium?
carbon?
nitrogen?
other?Yes
Is it to do with the short forms of elements? Like Oxygen is 'O' and Aluminium is 'Al'?No
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are different isotopes relevant?
radiation?
elements at extreme temperatures? (superfluids relevant? that was a hella WAG) or pressures?

you've already ruled out positive/negative charge, so...
is one or both:
a noble gas? (if Krypton is involved, everyone wins)
nonmetallic?
a poor metal?
a transition metal?
an alkaline earth metal?
an alkali metal?
synthetic?
in the lanthanide series?
in the actinide series?
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oops, just saw that you haven't looked at a periodic table seriously. Best of luck 555
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are different isotopes relevant?
radiation?
elements at extreme temperatures? (superfluids relevant? that was a hella WAG) or pressures? No to all

you've already ruled out positive/negative charge, so...
is one or both:
a noble gas? (if Krypton is involved, everyone wins)
nonmetallic?
a poor metal?
a transition metal?
an alkaline earth metal?
an alkali metal?
synthetic?
in the lanthanide series?
in the actinide series?What-a-wha?
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oops, just saw that you haven't looked at a periodic table seriously. Best of luck 555Well, yeah, and here's hint in White: I know it's useless to tell you guys NOT to look at it

This is sorta like 3 oxygen- a non poisonous element- change properties into ozone, a poisonous gas.
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I looked, and I'm pretty sure it'll be obvious for anyone with ANY chemistry knowledge.
I've ROT13ed my guess. I recommend not looking at the hint, it's certainly gettable.

AnPy vf Fnyg. Fbqvhz naq Puybevar, obgu cbvfbabhf, pbzovar gb perngr fnyg.
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I looked, and I'm pretty sure it'll be obvious for anyone with ANY chemistry knowledge.
I've ROT13ed my guess. I recommend not looking at the hint, it's certainly gettable.

AnPy vf Fnyg. Fbqvhz naq Puybevar, obgu cbvfbabhf, pbzovar gb perngr fnyg.Correct. This was a quickee, i think i'll spo1l unless if anyone wants to continue it
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OK, No one's interested.

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NaCl is Salt. Sodium and Chlorine, both poisonous, combine to create salt
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