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Decades ago basketball players academic and professional wore short shorts. Nowadays they wear baggy shorts over bicycle shorts. Why?

Fashion doesn't need a reason other than someone thinking "hey,this looks cool". . As to why THAT happens, well, you might as well ask why somepeople prefer a certain color, (MORE)

What is the lightest bicycle?

"The lightest bike you can buy is 9.o49499105 lbs. This bike is not sold complete, you must buy all separate parts and build it from scratch , Forks: Odyssey s2 director forks (MORE)

Why are bicycles called bicycles?

"Bi" means two, and "cycle" means a full-circle or revolution -  as in the wheels. Thus, the contraption with 2 wheels going around  was termed"bi-cycle"!
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What does a bicycle do?

A bicycle provides a method of human powered transportation so a person can travel on wheels. The person must learn to balance on the device, steer, and work the pedals. It ha (MORE)

Where was the bicycle invented?

The earliest bicycle was a wooden scooter-like contraption  called a celerifere; it was invented about 1790 by Comte Mede de  Sivrac of France.   In 1816, Baron Karl von (MORE)

How do you convert a bicycle to a stationary bicycle?

  You can buy something called a "trainer", which attaches to the rear wheel and lifts it off the ground. With that, and a phone book under the front wheel to get the bike (MORE)

How have bicycles improved?

They've gotten lighter, better brakes, better bearings, more gears. They can have suspension in them for a comfier ride. Overall materials have been improved for better perfor (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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How do you pump a bicycle?

You'll have to start with determining which kind of valve you've got. For the US there are basically two options:Schraeder valve, the same as on a carPresta valve, which is na (MORE)