In what ways does physics change your world view

In what ways does physics change your world view? Most of physics is mind-blowingly counter-intuitive. Oftentimes you learn things in physics and you think ‘No, that can’t be. Can it? It can’t be.’ And yet the proofs of the things that do not seem to make sense, both theoretical and experimental, are simple, clear, and […]

In Spanish were learning about the subjunctive How would you conjugate the verb in parentheses El padre le dijo al hijo que callarse

In Spanish, we’re learning about the subjunctive. How would you conjugate the verb in parentheses “El padre le dijo al hijo que _______ (callarse)”? El padre le dijo al hijo que se callara/callase. Both options are correct and used by native speakers. I used the imperfective subjunctive, but why? Because the first verb is conjugated […]

In Spanish how do you say lunch

In Spanish, how do you say “lunch”? My two cents are based on Mexican culture. There is no literal translation for “lunch” because traditionally, in Mexico, there is no such thing. In the morning everyone starts out with breakfast, or “desayuno”. If it is late breakfast that can be best classified as “brunch” then it […]

In light of so many parents asking if its OK to read their teens diary Im considering writing an encrypted digital diary system Are any teens interested

In light of so many parents asking if its OK to read their teen’s diary, I’m considering writing an encrypted digital diary system. Are any teens interested? Your new thought is not really new and has already been executed. As for the implementation of it, first of all, advertisement and self-promotion are frowned upon here […]

Im Spanish Can I say Im Latin

I’m Spanish. Can I say I’m Latin? Yes, you can. Latin came as a prefix to distinguish “Anglo” from “Latin” countries in America but the origin is in the Latin language itself. So all of the cultures that derived from Roman (Latio), Empire can be considered “Latin” and modern Spain is one of them, so […]

Im afraid to ask my mom for birth control I know shell be disappointed and shocked and probably cry I dont want to make her sad whats the best way I can I ask her Or should I even ask her

I’m afraid to ask my mom for birth control, I know she’ll be disappointed and shocked and probably cry, I don’t want to make her sad, what’s the best way I can I ask her? Or should I even ask her? YES. Ask her. Because we are ALL sexual beings, and will act in that […]

If you could change history what would you change

If you could change history, what would you change? Religion. Now, don’t get me wrong, I’m not some religion hating Atheist that hates everything associated with religion. Religion has brought incredibly beautiful things to this world; bringing people together, beautiful buildings, clothing styles, traditions, and much, much more. Unfortunately, as beautiful as religion can be, […]

If we redistributed all that money around the world and gave everyone the same amount would we one day end up with the same distribution of wealth as we have today

If we redistributed all that money around the world and gave everyone the same amount, would we one day end up with the same distribution of wealth as we have today? Probably, but it would take several generations. There was a study that found having a wealthy ansester 5 gererations ago was an advantage today. […]

If overpopulation became an immediate threat to humanity and you had 1 year to reduce the worlds population by 2 billion people how would you achieve this

If overpopulation became an immediate threat to humanity and you had 1 year to reduce the world’s population by 2 billion people, how would you achieve this? Well, the question is not necessarily asking about mass murder. The question is to reduce the worlds population and how would I achieve this The first initiative would […]

If monosyllabic means having one syllable and polysyllabic means having more than three syllables then what term would be used for a word having twothree syllables

If monosyllabic means “having one syllable,” and polysyllabic means “having more than three syllables,” then what term would be used for a word having two-three syllables? The prefix poly- doesn’t mean more than three. It literally means many, so that means more than one! The English prefix comes from ancient Greek

If atoms are 9999 empty why do we feel objects

If atoms are 99.99% empty, why do we feel objects? The quantum-theoretical answer to the question is that atoms are not 99.99% empty. In spite of what many descriptions in popular texts, and even in high school physics or chemistry text books, try to convey, they are, ultimately, misleading metaphors. Yes, an electron does take […]

If 19983 what is 1199

If 1+99=83 what is 11+99? This looks like a logic statement using mathematical principles. Hardly anybody realizes what mathematics truly is, that it's a language. No matter what language you speak around the world, mathematics never changes, and that's what makes it so special. But I digress. We are to assume that 1+99 = 83. […]

I dont read a lot and thats a problem so I decided that I must read and expand my knowledge Which books should I read to improve my general knowledge and achieve my goal

I don’t read a lot, and that’s a problem, so I decided that I must read and expand my knowledge. Which books should I read to improve my general knowledge and achieve my goal? Well I am presenting a number of books here which I think people should give a shot. Sapiens: A Brief History […]

I dont feel love Is something wrong in that

I don’t feel love. Is something wrong in that? You feel love. You are love. Why else would you be asking this question? LISTEN TO ECKHART TOLLE. AND DON’T STOP! FOR HOURS. Especially his “Laughter breaks through the ego” video: Seriously, go to youtube and type in Eckhart Tolle. If you get bored, keep listening… […]

I am in interested in writing I wish to showcase that during my college days I wish to write about science philosophy history and politics How can I improve my writing skillsany tips

I am in interested in writing. I wish to showcase that during my college days. I wish to write about science, philosophy, history and politics. How can I improve my writing skills,any tips? Though you've not stated the actual purpose of your writing (leave that college part….), still l would like to suggest you some […]

How would you realistically change the world

How would you realistically change the world? I would assess reality and see what can be improved or what needs the most improving. I would then gain an abundance of knowledge in a particular field of interest which has a lot of potential to change the world significantly, such as Physics. I would then use […]

How would you find the sum of the series 299999999499799999599699999599899799

How would you find the sum of the series {2×99+9×99+9×99+4×99+7×99+9×99+5×99+6×99+9×99+5×99+8×99+7×99+…}? (The answer has been edited numerous times.) From the above expression, we can factorize it as (2+9+9+4+7+9+5+6+9+5+8+7+…)*99. From (2+9+9…), we can induct that, for every three numbers , the sum of which would be 20. Thus, we could further alter it to be (20+20+20+20+20+…..+20)*99 Now, […]

How would you develop yourself in writing

How would you develop yourself in writing? Hey! I have been writing for about 7 years now and here are the few things that have always helped me – Learn grammar. Grammar is an extremely important part of writing. If you have good knowledge of grammar, it will also help you to frame sentences in […]

How would you describe yourself in one sentence

How would you describe yourself in one sentence? I'm nothing but philosophical. I'm nothing but Philosophical ! I am a nerd. While this doesn’t convey many specifics about my personality, it gives people a vague idea of who I am. It also doesn’t convey the depth of my personality, but I’m not completely sure who […]