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How do you tie a 'Gordian knot'?

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 (MORE)

What are the 5Cs of credit?

  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  (MORE)

Is the Gordian knot solvable?

  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 (MORE)

How did The Gordian Knot get untied?

It was cut loose by Alexander (the Great) with a bold stroke of his sword, hence the term: the Alexandrian solution.
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What is the Gordian knot?

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 (MORE)

What is a 'Gordian Knot'?

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 (MORE)
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What are the 5Cs?

If you mean the 5 C's, like you learn in school and such, it's Cotton Citrus Copper Climate Cattle
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What is 5c in milliliters?

5cc? cc means cubic centimetres which is equal to ml, so 5ml. if you mean cl, then that is equal to 50ml
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What is the story of the Gordian Knot?

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 (MORE)