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There is no "we" to get back to you. Just other people like you who will answer your question IF it interests them and they they know the answer.
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More Questions Than Answers Everything on WikiAnswers is a work in progress. We're not a site that posts finished versions of questions & answers. Naturally, there will always be more questions than answers. More people ask questions than answer them, and many questions haven't been answ…
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We have lots of answers along with lots of questions. Naturally, we have more questions than answers since they are constantly being asked. This an answer right here to your question, so we must have answers as well. To see the answer, click on the link of any question. If there is an answer, it…
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That is not why the website was created. Post a question and you would get an answer.
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Find out where the horn relay is located. See service manual or contact dealer parts dept. May have a horn relay that's shorted. unplug relay and try new relay.
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If you look hard enough, you can probably find a former olympic athelete living near you, after all, thousands of people have competed in the Olympics at some point.--Answer- write or Google the U.S.O.C, that is the united states olympic committee and see if they can help you.
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keep it to yourself, and forget about it. This is a really hard one to figure out and you will not win no matter what you do and here is why: If you sit down and tell your girlfriend her boyfriend is cheating on her she won't believe you. She will make up (denial) in her own mind that you are …
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Lost Questions Here is a common complaint: "I placed a question on your site a couple days ago, and now it is gone. I didn't ever see the answer to the question. Is it only up for a limited time, or is there a place I can go to on the site to retrieve the question and any answers that may have be…
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To have the best chance of being answered, a question needs to be asked in the best place.Start by just asking the question with an "Ask a Question" link. After typing in your answer and making any appropriate improvements you'll be prompted to place the question in the best FAQ. Take some time here…
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Phrasing a Question Here are some examples of good and bad ways to write a question: Bad Questions How do I find my lost dog? Am I pregnant? Is this normal? Good Questions How do you find a lost dog? Is morning sickness a symptom of pregnancy? Is having only one eye normal for a cyclops?…
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Questions are not automatically or manually removed from Wiki s on any schedule. All questions remain live indefinitely. We leave answers up so that they become resources for future users. We want the next person who has a question similar to yours to benefit from the question-and-answer exchange th…
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Yes. Ask the questions one at a time. See "Can you answer your own question?" for how to do this. Make sure they are questions that people would really ask. And please remain available for when other people have new questions. If your FAQ would require a new topic, i.e. it doesn't fit within an exi…
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Wiki s has advertisements. In fact, advertising is the primary way the development and improvements of the site is funded. Currently we have Google AdSense, display ads through ad networks and Vibrant Media links (see links below). We may add additional ad elements (sponsorships) in the future. For…
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There are a number of possible reasons for this, including: Your answer may not have been unique, i.e., someone else may have given the same basic information in another answer. Your answer didn't directly address the question. Your message may have been offensive, illegal, or otherwise inappro…
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You don'tYou do not add details or follow-ups to questions.In the early days of Wiki s (then called FAQ Farm) in 2002, we did allow them, but we ended up with long lists of people asking "What about my situation?" and adding lots of personal details that would only apply to themselves. Instead of st…
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It's completely arbitrary. In our earliest months, we happened to have more people interested in these states.
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(*Wiki s are provided subject to the Site Disclaimer at the related link below.)Objective assessment of independently verified facts, concensus, and consistency. On the internet, it is generally good advice to be wary of uncited information.____The dilemma you present is inherent to all topics found…
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Put the question in the category "Miscellaneous." You might also want to e-mail Categories @ Wiki s (remove spaces) to suggest to a new topic if there are a sufficient amount of questions relating to the question. Please see the Related Question for more information on requesting new Categories.
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Please delete it, or add your own correct answer. USE CAUTION - many "wrong" answers are valid opinions. Scientists believe differently about many things, and especially in religion and politics, something that seems obviously wrong to you may seem right to someone else. If you need help, espe…
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Sometimes they just want to help. Other times, they think they know. Other times, they want to be funny.
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Search EngineYes, see the "Search" link at the top of each page. The icon is a magnifying glass.
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Answers.com's mission is to be the best place for answers about anything. It is not a search engine. Instead, it's a user-generated Q&A community (WikiAnswers), where askers can get answers from multiple types of resources. The WikiAnswers community collaborates on answers to questions about t…
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Use "Join the Discussion" if you would like to talk about the answer or the question. "Join the Discussion" is located on the bottom of each question and that very purpose.
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We have now created a Gaming section under Arts & Entertainment FAQ. The path to the gaming section is...Arts &Entertainment>Toys and Games>Video games. You'll also notice a separate section for Pokemon. We try to please!
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Yes. Entering an e-mail address (when you "Sign In," if you sign in at all) is just a system we offer so that you can be e-mailed when someone answers your question. You are welcome to just check in periodically to see if your question has been answered. You should take note of the URL of the questi…
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Ask a lot of the questions that you would be asking them if you were the interviewer, instead of the interviewee. How long have you worked at this company? Do you like your job? What is your typical day like? What would my typical day be like? Where do you hope to be in five years? Where does this …
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Are you guilty or innocent? When did the incident occur? Are you indigent? Do you need a court appointed attorney?
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Answer: I say that is the best way to find information. if you are not sure about the information from "unverified content", confirm it by reading some "verified sources". Or you could check for the same answer over the internet. In majority, the answer is usually correct if conformed for a couple o…
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%DETAILS% Helmets & Body Armor in Modern Warfareby Bashford DeanTuckahoe, N.Y. Carl J. Pugliese Publisher 1977Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 77-81893Richard V. Horrell WW 2 Connections.com   Here's some stats on the M1 hardscrabblefarm
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Some questions are answered almost immediately. Some questions are never answered, or turn out to be unanswerable. WikiAnswers is a "question and answer co-op." Everything -- the questions and the answers -- is contributed by visitors just like you. Questions remain unanswered until someone voluntee…
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What other options would you suggest? E-mail WikiAnswers@answers.com. It would be great if you included URLs of Web sites with formats that you like. What you consider to be a boring text form may be a convenient form for others. Though suggestions for improvement of the site are most welcome, it…
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WikiAnswers is as reliable as its Contributors WikiAnswers can't be considered a reliable source. Every answer to every question needs to be considered critically. You should consider other sources and speak to professionals in your area (a doctor, lawyer, etc.) in some cases. That said, WikiAnswers…
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Nobody should expect advice from experts here. In fact, it's very important that you don't. For reliable advice of any sort you must consult a trained professional in your local area.This is just a site for people to share what they know with each other.Another View The question of authority is a di…
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Most likely you are looking in the wrong Topic (or the question was placed in the wrong Topic). There are over 1,000 topics and sub-topics on WikiAnswers.Try searching for your question using a few of its keywords. A search form is on the right side of this page.
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Good question! Currently, you'd have to e-mail us (WikiAnswers @ Answers.com) to delete a question, or message a Supervisor. Another option is to edit the question so it does make sense, or is less redundant or offensive. This may mean guessing at the original intent of the questioner. That's …
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How to Ask a Question on Answers.com | WikiAnswers Type your question in the white bar found at the top of the screen and click on "Go." (Make sure your question starts with a question word like What, when, why, how, etc. or the site will think you are just trying to do a search.) You may be show…
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No, it's not. We aim to grow simple questions and answers -- Q&A's that can become part of FAQs. We don't want WikiAnswers to be just another Web discussion forum. From experience we've found that allowing follow-up questions turns question pages into discussion threads. Instead of asking a fol…
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The Jury Is In... WikiAnswers Is Fun Yes, participating in WikiAnswers is fun.If answering questions all day is fun, then I guess I say "YEAH! FUN."Yes, it is. Not really. I just joined to answer 2 questions. Why, yes. Join WikiAnswers and answer, because it is super fun.I can't help but wo…
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Actually, when it "re-enters" or highlights your history search you can press the Delete button on your keyboard and delete the highlighted history and it is going to delete it. Though, I must say that it's only going to delete that and nothing else. If you want to get rid of that entire function,…
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The short answer, to the best of my knowledge, is simply 'No.'I'll assume you have a TCP/IP LAN set up in a home or office environment. Under these conditions, there are generally only two factors that determine your overall network speed:Computer hardware: are the computers involved in the data tra…
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The master insurance policy covers assets owned by all owners in common with all other owners. You can inquire as to these coverage specifics:What is the coverage? Full replacement value or other? Who valued the real estate assets?What is the deductible and if it is funded, what is the level of fund…
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You clicked "Save your changes" and it cleared the form? Sorry for the trouble. We have not been able to replicate the problem right now. Can you try again and e-mail mailto:WikiAnswers@answers.com to let us know whether it works?
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1. Download and run firefox to protect your computer from future spyware attacks and pop ups which are coming in through internet explorer (Trojan downloaders, win32 ).Browser attacks aren't easy to spot because they piggyback on legitimate traffic that doesn't exhibit many obvious warning signs . …
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The problem is that some ISPs and networks share IP addresses. When you dial-up to an Internet service provider they randomly assign you an IP address from the group of numbers that they own (unless they promise you a stable or permanent IP address). Other customers of the ISP would have used that n…
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Under US copyright law you can only use one or two sentences of someone else's copyrighted material and then only for specific purposes such as review, critique, or educational (see "fair use"). Even if it is your own copyrighted material, we still ask that you do not post more than one or two sent…
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This means that the Server you are trying to access is currently doing "too much work". If multiple people are trying to access the server at the same time and the server has a limitation then you will get this message. Many servers have a limit to how many connections/clients they can server at any…
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WikiAnswers owner Chris Whitten started the site (as FAQ Farm), but WikiAnswers is "authored" by its community of users. As WikiAnswers Contributors, we ask and answer each other's questions. You might say, "We the people of the Internet are the authors of this site." Most of the users of WikiAnswer…
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First, your question might just have been moved to another Category or its wording might have been changed. For example, this question was moved to the "Questions About WikiAnswers Website" Category and changed from "Why when you asked a question 2 times it was never posted?" to "Why when you asked …
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Once you have registered an account on Answers.com, you can click LOG IN in the upper right, and then click "or login with your username" under the Facebook, Google, and Twitter icons. Then you enter your username and password into the input fields offered, clicking the LOG IN button when you are …
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Check the vin # the 5th digit will be an X if it's a Super Duty. Also the pcv valve will be in the drivers side oil filler cap instead of the valley pan as with all other Pontiac engines.Answer Typically, if it is a super duty, you'll find "455SD" decals on the shaker scoop. If yours is a high ou…
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Answer Yes there were plenty of questions. But the way of technology now they are being answered.Thankfully for the remaining members of those families. Many Familie members were lost. Many thought that it was a drill.
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Missing QuestionsIt could be that your questions are being moved or changed. For example, this question was originally posted as "Why do your questions keep dissapearing on this site?" but it was changed to "Why would your questions keep disappearing on this site?" Also, this question was originally…
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Why Do People Ask Stupid Questions? An age old question! FYI, if you do find a question on Answers.com that seems to make no sense or serve no purpose, ask a Community Assistant or Supervisor to see if it should be reworded or removed. Our users share their insights on this topic:That might be cons…
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Sadly there are not living survivors of Bataan. But a very good site is, American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor, www.west-point.org/family/adbc.html  Up until last Tuesday, there was at least one survivor of the Bataan Death March. William Sniezko died last Tuesday in Eugene, OR. His fami…
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That might seem true on a case-by-case basis. However, states and countries have specific laws pertaining to the age of consensual relationships. Some of the age of consent laws include girls as young as 14. And of course many have different stipulations regarding age differences between males and …
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Generally, you can ask questions on just about any subject. There are thousands of categories to be found. However, there are some things that will be removed. Here are some things that should not be on the site. How to commit illegal acts Where to find porn, hentai, or nude pics Questions about…
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Well, how do you feel about that person. If you love me then say something like, "I care about you a lot." If they press you for the "love" word, and you are comfortable with it then tell them exactly how you feel, example say something like "I wanna spend the rest of my life with you", "I feel like…
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Bring your site into the onliine affilite marketplace - and become an affilate marketer yourself. First, learn about affiliate marketing in detail by joining a comprehensive program which let's you get started immediately while teaching you the best strategies and techniques. As a web master in your…
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You should never assume that any answer on WikiAnswers--or for that matter, any website--is free of errors. This is very important to understand. See the Terms of Service (linked to the right or from the bottom of any page) for more on this. However, you also shouldn't assume that someone doesn't …
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WikiAnswers WikiAnswers is a cooperatively grown database of questions and answers from visitors like you. It is one way that Answers.com brings you answers about anything. WikiAnswers is a platform that facilitates the answering of questions as well as allowing anyone to sign up and answer the que…
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Answer Here's a few tips: well as a women myself i would kinder know, but its just depending on the women it is. These days most women are looking for a long time relationship if the mans kind, honest and treats her well, but if your wanting to do a one night stand then trust me there are a lo…
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To remove a Related Link (under More Info on the right side of any question page) log in and click to edit links.
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Answer Yes. ______________ I wouldn't think of doing such a thing.
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Finding a Question If you don't know the URL and your question is not on your Watchlist, the easiest way to find a question is to search for it. The search link is on the top toolbar and it is called "Advanced Search". It is at http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Special:Search Here are other ways to sea…
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Because that's where the answer is usually found. Many of the repair questions don't have a simple three-step solution. Some don't identify the exact make/model of vehicle. No sense in copying the text from a dozen pages (besides infringing on someone's copyright) when you can't include the illustra…
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The Irish question relates to Britains problem of how to rule Ireland. It was expensive to police and it was believed that a level of Home rule would quiten things down. However Ulster Unionists were opposed to anything they felt would be a stepping stone towards an Irish republic. The obvious answe…
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WikiAnswers is not erasing your answer. If your answer is inappropriate then a supervisor may erase the your content to ensure that the best possible answer for a question alone remains, supervisors might also erase rubbish answers that include user's opinions when the real answer is to ask yourself…
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In reality less than 37,000 households in the entire United States are "Nielson Families," this is according to the company, itself. Assertions that over a million people have boxes or diaries is a misnomer. When a household is chosen, and you agree to do it, the television sets in the house get a …
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Generally speaking, it takes at least a few months. That's how long it usually takes the big search engines, especially Google, to index a new site. Of course, the popularity of your site and the speed at which it becomes popular really depends on what you offer and how you promote it.Here are some …
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maybe she just dosent want to answer your questions because she dosent know how you would react and maybe she does not feel like talking about the relationship at the time. Maybe she is just too inmature to understand how a relationship works, or is too superficial to give any thought to answer your…
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1. Do you find that your shampoo actually cleans your hair as well as you like?2. Does your hair often feel greasy?3. Do prefer scented shampoo?4. On average, how many times a week do you shampoo?5. Does your shampoo irritate you?6. Are you against animal testing?7. Does your shampoo keep your scalp…
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Answer Certain topics attract lots of questions that are difficult to answer. For example, lots of people ask very specialized car repair questions that only a mechanic or do-it-yourselfer with experience on their particular make and model of car can answer. On the side, love and relationship que…
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You can contact them right here on their profile by clicking on their message boards and leaving them a message. Some contributors post their WikiAnswers email addresses on their profile and you can contact those people by email.
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Answer If the ac is off and pressure is above 120 psi,then turn unit on,it should equalize...if the ac is on and above 120 psi,it is OVERCHARGED Answer It could also mean that the compressor is not running. What is the high side pressure? >>>>>. If you are certain the compres…
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Finding Answers Answers to questions appear on the question pages themselves, directly under the questions. For example, this is an answer. Not all questions have been answered. Indeed, some may be unanswerable. This is a constantly-growing question and answer co-op. It's not a profession…
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Cyber Library People come to this site searching for information, in much the same way you go to a library. They can browse questions and answers, and ask new questions. Other users answer the questions. There are those who are domain experts who can answer questions on one or more topics. There a…
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Answer You can find all the dates related to the history of a question and its answers by clicking the History of Changes link on the left side when you are logged in. We've experimented with listing the dates prominently, but currently we decided it clutters things up too much. There's already …
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Legal Answers All answers on WikiAnswers are volunteered by amateurs. They are not professional legal opinions. This is very important to understand. See the Terms and Conditions linked above for details. Here is input from one contributor: My answers are. I always make sure my answers are correct …
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Ask her what she looked like when she wuz a kid. tell her what you looked like. just pull out random stuff.but don't be akward about it. what kind of animals she likes. and if she asks why then say it's a suprise.
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No. An IP number is unique, like the street address of your house; unless you live in a flat or communal building with a shared connection, nobody else should have the same number as you. If this is the case, you may need to find out why, and should invest in some antivirus sortware just in case.
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If you want to put an answer and you say "You can't trust other people." how can they trust you? We are all humans, so lets make some peace by trusting other people and yourself. Remember that. -- Because a lot of people are clueless or otherwise stupid. Remember, the average IQ is about 100.
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If you sign in to the site, a blue toolbar will appear on the left-hand side of the page. Near the bottom of the toolbar is "My settings" (under the section "My pages").
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Looking Stuff Up Of course, WikiAnswers users can look stuff up on the Internet on their own. They make a choice to come here, where they get and give answers, make friends, and have fun. After all, using a search engine and searching sometimes endless web pages is rather boring and certainly no fun…
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Some answers are incorrect and some are nonsense in those cases the answers are either edited or removed. This is done in order to make sure that no one is misinformed or in some cases offended. Also, some contributions to the answer page are debates and some are discussions that do not directly ans…
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Topics It is often completely arbitrary why we have one category and not another. For the most part, we try to let new sections grow naturally. We've been finding that it's better to divide up general categories that have become too large than to set up relatively empty categories from the start. …
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WikiAnswers doesn't function in "real time" like a chat room. After you post a question, other WikiAnswers contributors will see it immediately in the category where you placed it, in the unanswered questions lists, and via e-mail updates the next day. If they can help you they will respond. Sinc…
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Answer This is a place where people can trade (without monetary implications) questions and answers. A person who wants to know about something can ask a question. A person that knows the answers can post a reply or edit a previously submitted reply.
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Wiki s HelpYes, there is a Help Center on Wiki s, available either via the blue box on the left-hand side of the page, or via this link: http://wiki.answers.com/help/help_center If, after reading through the information in the Help Center, you still don't find the answer to your question, feel free …
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Who ed Your Question? The s.com username or IP address (Internet computer address, for those users who choose to be anonymous) of every person who contributed every answer and every change is recorded in the "Question history." If you are signed in, you can click on "Question history" (available un…
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No More Pig We got a redesign, and now there is no pig on the home page. FAQ Farm's Pig Pigs are very bright creatures and very clean creatures compared to many other animals. Perhaps the very fact that pigs are quite intelligent and learn easily is the reason it was chosen. The point to the …
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To edit a question at all, you must first of all be signed in to WikiAnswers. All registered users can edit unanswered questions at any time. (However, you must have a minimum of 100 contributions before you can edit answered questions.) If you comply with the criteria to be able to answer a qu…
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Every question and answer at WikiAnswers is contributed to by regular visitors like you. It's all co-operative. We depend on you to ask questions, and we also depend on you to help answer other people's questions. Most questions will get a reply from a nice person, supervisor, expert, or regular use…
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Many people have poor English language skills. This is especially true here on an Internet site where visitors come from around the world. Moreover, the format of WikiAnswers can be confusing to new visitors. For technical reasons and to keep questions as simple as possible. We do not allow multi-…
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My friends and I got together and found 74. Some might be stretching it. Here they all are... Alice In Chains Beach Boys (or Butthole Surfers) Bee Gees Black Crowes Black Flag Blind Melon Bloc Party (or Crowded House) Blue Oyster Cult Blur Bush Cake Cornershop Cowboy Junkies Cyprus Hill Deep Purple…
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Take it slow and easy. You aren't interviewing her for a job here. As you date you'll get to know more and more about the person on a natural basis. You'll find out what movies they like, pop singers, bands, etc. As you date and start to trust each other then the more serious side of the person come…
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If you can, come up with a good answer fast.If you can't think of a good answer, be honest. If it's a question about the company or yourself, say, "To be honest with you, I'm not sure how to answer that. I'd like to acquaint myself more fully with that topic (if it's a question related to the job or…
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If one of your questions has vanished, there are several things that may have happened:The question was the same as another question, and yours has been merged into the main question - for example, "what is a lion?" would be considered the same question as "what are lions?" and would be merged toget…
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Taboo SubjectsNo subject is entirely disallowed, but we do need to prohibit certain questions that could be considered obscene, grossly offensive, or illegal. For more on this subject, see the Terms of Service. If you have additional input on topics, please send a message via the Contact Us form (pr…
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If you don't take into consideration the curvature of the earth, both should hit the ground at the same time. Both bullets would be affected by gravity at the same rate, (32 ft/sec/sec) even though the horozontal vector is greater, the vertical is identical.IF you have a bullet that is going fast en…
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