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Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010

Ask for Hints about CE Quiz Contest Questions

In this thread we will provide you with hints about the questions.

Warning: Ask for hints whenever it's absolutely necessary & when there's no other way out.
Because, Once we give a hint it's viewable by all.
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
I can't see the pictures for question 3 😔😔

PS: I cant view any pictures in the page.. 😔
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Refresh. It's visible.

A tip: take a screenshot of the questions page 😀
Where are the questions in a thread or in mail? ​
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
ok.. it's visible now.. Seems to be not too difficult.. Let's see!! 😀😀
Bbye everyone All the best
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
In question 7, what does "habitable floors" mean? Can you make it less ambiguous?
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
silverscorpion
In question 7, what does "habitable floors" mean? Can you make it less ambiguous?
Number of floors where people can reside.
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
User you Google skills, folks 😁
cooltwins
cooltwins • Nov 26, 2010
the fourth question... is it a jumble?
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
In question 7, 2 clues are given for number D. Are they both the same? Is it redundant?
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
cooltwins
the fourth question... is it a jumble?
It's encoded using an old cipher-text encoding technique.
So, yes it is a jumble.
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
silverscorpion
In question 7, 2 clues are given for number D. Are they both the same? Is it redundant?
That was a typo. Fixed it. Thanks. It's 'E'.
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Want hints, folks? We are here to help you (win an iPod )
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Any clue for question 3 please.. I identified one of them.. The other is also very familiar. Any hint please..

(Also for question 1. It looks very vague..)
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
silverscorpion
Any clue for question 3 please.. I identified one of them.. The other is also very familiar. Any hint please..

(Also for question 1. It looks very vague..)
Which one did you identify? The right one or the left one?
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
AbraKaDabra
Which one did you identify? The right one or the left one?
ha ha.. I thought you would give a general clue which would be useful to all.. Anyhow, I identified the left one. Now, help me get the right one..
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Hint For the first question:

Tom Hanks worked for this company in one of his very popular film.
cooltwins
cooltwins • Nov 26, 2010
the maximum number of users online is the latest one or the previous one? 😁
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
silverscorpion
ha ha.. I thought you would give a general clue which would be useful to all.. Anyhow, I identified the left one. Now, help me get the right one..
This should help: 👍
HRG
HRG • Nov 26, 2010
could you give a clue about the first question!!!
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
AbraKaDabra
Hint For the first question:

Tom Hanks worked for this company in one of his very popular film.
@HRG: Hint Posted for First Question.
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
Clue for the Right one Scientist please...
suyash
suyash • Nov 26, 2010
In que# 5 :-

Wording for this question is not clear.

is it "one correct forecast" or "at least one forecast" ?
and are the 5 football games between different teams or same teams ?
Ankita Katdare
Ankita Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
The_Big_K
This should help: 👍
@godfather: This is an hint -> 👍
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
Clue for the Right one Scientist please...
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Question 6: Is the year accurate? Inventions that long ago generally are not documented accurately... A small hint as to the inventor might help too.. 😀
cooltwins
cooltwins • Nov 26, 2010
silverscorpion
Question 6: Is the year accurate? Inventions that long ago generally are not documented accurately... A small hint as to the inventor might help too.. 😀
yeah even i have the same doubt 😔
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Q7. There are 2 years in the equation. Should we use the 4 digit year or use only the last 2 digits?
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
Can't get the Question 9... What it is...?
Deepika Bansal
Deepika Bansal • Nov 26, 2010
What is there with 9th question.....?? I mean what are we suppose to do with it......??😕
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
godfather
Clue for the Right one Scientist please...
The clue's been given already. 😀 Check few posts up.
silverscorpion
Question 6: Is the year accurate? Inventions that long ago generally are not documented accurately... A small hint as to the inventor might help too.. 😀
Yes. The year is accurate. However, if you think you've a different answer you can provide the reasons. There are no negative marks.
cooltwins
yeah even i have the same doubt 😔
silverscorpion
Q7. There are 2 years in the equation. Should we use the 4 digit year or use only the last 2 digits?
4 digit years. That makes it complete year, right?
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
godfather
Can't get the Question 9... What it is...?
Deepika Bansal
What is there with 9th question.....?? I mean what are we suppose to do with it......??😕
I don't think that question needs more hints 😉
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Organisers.. please respond to the queries as quickly as possible..

And, I saw a question in another thread. Repeating it here..

Q7. point E : Is the degree mentioned UG or PG?
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
We're trying our best to respond to all the questions. All the contestants have been asked to ask for hints/clarifications in this thread.

It's UG Degree.
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
The_Big_K
I don't think that question needs more hints 😉
??? .
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
godfather
??? .
Question #9 already has hints on the page that opens when you click the URL. Observe it carefully.
cooltwins
cooltwins • Nov 26, 2010
The_Big_K
Question #9 already has hints on the page that opens when you click the URL. Observe it carefully.
Got it!!! 😁 😁
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
The_Big_K
Question #9 already has hints on the page that opens when you click the URL. Observe it carefully.
Actually Confused that what is the Question?
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
godfather
Actually Confused that what is the Question?
Don't worry about the question (#9), you will have to visit the page mentioned for the answer.
Deepika Bansal
Deepika Bansal • Nov 26, 2010
Actually Confused that what is the Question? If it is fine with the rules, please clearify me the ques 9....
cooltwins
cooltwins • Nov 26, 2010
in the 8th question is there only one figure? because i can see one image and other one is not loading.
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Deepika Bansal
if it is fine with the rules, please clearify me the ques 9....
There's no clarifications. For the answer, you should visit the URL mentioned.

cooltwins
in the 8th question is there only one figure? because i can see one image and other one is not loading.
Yes, there is only 1 image.
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Submitted the answers.. The quiz was good and it was fun!! 😀😀

Especially the 9th question!! 😀😀

(PS : Organisers, can you confirm receiving my answers??)
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Great going, folks! 😁
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
i too submitted Answers.. 😉
HRG
HRG • Nov 26, 2010
[​IMG]waht is the meaning for 5th question
I have submitted, but still confused on the 9th one!!
HRG
HRG • Nov 26, 2010
wat is the meaning for 5th question???
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
HRG
wat is the meaning for 5th question???
There are no images for that question.
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
English-Scared
I have submitted, but still confused on the 9th one!!
I see that few of the CEans have cracked it 😀
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
English-Scared
I have submitted, but still confused on the 9th one!!
Me too ES. 😉
In question number 4.
it's written that Identify the quote & the superhero.
what does it mean ?

suyash
suyash • Nov 26, 2010
Submitted the answers !!
I hope I don't lose out on the basis of time of response...

(any prizes for getting all questions correct ?)

only for @silverscorpion, @godfather, @english-scared - can you please private message me - how many questions you got 100 percent correct ?
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
😀 Good going folks! Responses are flooding in!
nsiva007
nsiva007 • Nov 26, 2010
hey did you get my mail...! ??? Comfirm through a PM...!
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
Acknowledgments sent via email to all participants.
Harshad Italiya
Harshad Italiya • Nov 26, 2010
suyash
Submitted the answers !!
I hope I don't lose out on the basis of time of response...

(any prizes for getting all questions correct ?)

only for @silverscorpion, @godfather, @english-scared - can you please private message me - how many questions you got 100 percent correct ?
Don't Worry dude from my side i think i am not going to win this but i enjoyed each question.
Submitted !!
suyash
Submitted the answers !!
I hope I don't lose out on the basis of time of response...

(any prizes for getting all questions correct ?)

only for @silverscorpion, @godfather, @english-scared - can you please private message me - how many questions you got 100 percent correct ?
Dont worry about me 😀 I havent answered many answers correct!! I have got sometime to check now and I have found few errors too 😁
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 26, 2010
We are looking at the answers. You guys have done amazing job. The contest is not over yet.
Submitted!! I forgot to mention the superhero though!! 😔
Nion
Submitted!! I forgot to mention the superhero though!! 😔

Ditto Here 😀 anyway it was fun!!

A mutual learning point: Dont be in haste, read the question properly!! and infact completely 😁
HRG
HRG • Nov 26, 2010
Hmm submitted the answers finally!!
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
It was awesome fun..

When will the winners be announced?

And what about the answers? That is more important than the winners, right??
How about publishing the answers here? 😀😀
suyash
suyash • Nov 26, 2010
yeah, I guess now that the contest is over, please reveal the answers !!
silverscorpion
And what about the answers? That is more important than the winners, right??
How about publishing the answers here? 😀😀
I second you...
i think 9th was easiest though i didnt answer it
let see
silverscorpion
silverscorpion • Nov 26, 2010
Answers please!!!
CIVILPRINCESS
CIVILPRINCESS • Nov 26, 2010
Ok guys now that the contest is over we can discuss it among ourselves here right 😁 We'll do that 😀
nsiva007
nsiva007 • Nov 27, 2010
yea civil princess 😀 for the 9th question select everything on the page and right click -> view selection source , there you go ,the answer is "CE Rocks!"
Kaustubh Katdare
Kaustubh Katdare • Nov 27, 2010
We are retiring the Question #6 from the Quiz. We found out that our source for the information was bit confusing. Announcement updated: https://www.crazyengineers.com/forum...answers-brain-twister-contest.html#post136962

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