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Posted: Wed Oct 26, 2005 10:12 pm
Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 12:06 am
This harder second time around however I am sure Doc W will be able to do the real hard ones
Now for a D
Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 9:33 am
Posted: Mon Oct 31, 2005 11:37 pm
Electricity?! we were expecting something harder doc! lol
Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 12:08 am
Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 9:28 am
Have you heard of this one Doc ?
Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 8:36 pm
Yeah pretty obscure. Measures the negative expansion co-efficient of water at low temperatures.
I - current (stands for the intensity of the electric current)
Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 11:41 pm
It also is meant to explain why water freezes on the surface I believe.
Other than Joule again I am lost on a J
Posted: Wed Nov 02, 2005 8:59 pm
Yes the warmer water is denser and so the colder, less dense ice floats on the top.
j - the square root of minus one as used in the imaginary number theory method of alternating current analysis. Usually this symbol is i but this clashes with the symbol for current.
Posted: Thu Nov 03, 2005 11:36 pm
K - Kelvin
Posted: Fri Nov 04, 2005 1:16 pm
Lambda - symbol for wavelength
Posted: Sat Nov 05, 2005 1:28 am
Mercury - The only metal that's liquid at room temperature (well that's more chemistry) OR the planet named after the Roman god of something (Classics was never my strongest point) but its still a planet
Posted: Sat Nov 05, 2005 12:36 pm
Stuck on this as Newton was used last time so I guess I will have to use a crafty one
Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 10:01 am
One I had not heard of before at least by this name
Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2005 5:35 pm
Precession - the circular motion exhibited by the axis of rotation of e.g. a top