The Gordian knot of history was a complicated "Turk's Head Knot", tied with hundreds of strands of bark from the Cornel Tree. Over time, it shrank and hardened. See the link…s below for more information:(MORE)
5 C's of Credit refer to the factors that lenders of money evaluate to determine credit worthiness of a borrower. They are the following:.
1. Borrower's CHARACTER.
2. Borrow…er's CAPACITY to repay the loan.
3. COLLATERAL or security/guarantee for the obligation.
4. Borrower's CAPITAL (business networth) or downpayment for the loan.
5. Present and anticipated CONDITIONS of the borrower, collateral, business, and the industry or economy in general (MORE)
Nobody knows how the Gordian Knot was tied, so it is not possible now to say if it was solvable. The elgend says that many intelligent people tried and failed, but …that Alexander 'solved' it by cutting it with his sword - a classic example of lateral thinking - so we must assume that it was not solvable. But as knot-tying is a step-by-step process, this raises the question... "how is it possible to tie a knot which cannot be untied?" ... as surely the undoing of a knot is as simple as reversing the process. (MORE)
A Turk's Head Knot tied by Gordius, using the bark of the Cornel Tree. The knot was so complicated that it resisted all attempts to untie it. Legend says that whoever could un…tie it would become ruler of Asia. No one succeeded but Alexander the Great cut the knot in two with his sword. (MORE)
The Iphone 5C is Iphone 5Colorful 5c can also stand for thenumber 500 ("c" is the Roman numeral for 100) or for 5 degreesCelsius (centigrade) .
"5c" can not stand fo…r any Roman numerals forthree reasons. For a start you do not mix Arabic and Roman numeralslike that - it would be nonsensical. Secondly, the Roman for 100 is capital " C ", but thirdly, in the Romanscale, 5 is V, 50 is L and 500 is D. The ' C ' isalso capital for degrees Celsius / Centigrade. (MORE)
The Gordian Knot of history was a complicated Turk's Head, tied with the bark of the Cornel Tree. Over time, the bark shrank and hardened, making it impossible to untie. Many …tried, and ALL failed. The legend grew that the person who would solve the riddle would also rise to rule all of Asia. Alexander (soon to be Alexander the Great) cut it with a sword(!) -and went on to rule all of Asia!(MORE)
The Gordian Knot is metaphor for a difficult problem which can be solved by "thinking outside the box". It is believed that Alexander the Great was able to untie King Gordia…n's knot by severing it with his sword. (MORE)