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Old Sun Aug 17, 2008, 08:40am
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Oldie But Goody ...

Originally Posted by BktBallRef
I'm a retired science teacher. BktBallRef's answer to jcref's question reminds me of a "teacher" joke that I used many times over my 30-plus years of teaching:

Student: "Mr. BillyMac. Do you know what time it is?"
Mr. BillyMac: "Yes."
Imagine the sound of crickets chirping for several seconds ...

Question asked. Question answered. The lesson: It's important, as part of the scientific method, to to word scientific questions properly.

Last edited by BillyMac; Sun Aug 17, 2008 at 09:42am.
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