Asked in World War 2, Germany in WW2, US in WW2
Why were tanks named tanks?
In World War I, tanks were first used. The were top secret but very large. To get the tanks to the battle field unnoticed, they were put into crates labeled "water tanks". They were nicknamed "Water Tanks" but the name was shortened over time to "Tanks". ...
Would having water tanks on top of The World Trade Center put out the fires?
There were six 5,000 gallon water tanks in each tower. So, no.
Asked in Care of Fish, Fishing
Is it true that the Japanese put sharks in fish tanks to keep the fish fresh?
No, any additional animal put into a confined volume of water will increase ammonia levels and will therefore not keep water 'fresh'. ...
Asked in Care of Fish
Can you put cold water fish with tropical fish?
You can put some but not all cold water fish in tropical tanks for example you can put zebra danios and mountain minnows with tropical if you gradually increase the heat. You cannot do this with goldfish. It depends what fish you have. ...
Asked in Extreme Sports, Paintball
Can you use CO2 with a compressed air paintball gun?
You can use co2 tanks if they are the anti-syphon tanks or if you put that on your tank put even then they are not recommended. ...
Asked in Ford
I have a 83 ford motor home dual tanks it switches tanks but gauge on both tanks shows empty when you on both tanks and has gas in both tanks?
your guage must be broke unless you didnt put any gasoline in it
Asked in Chemistry
What happens when fertilizers are added to fresh water?
the fish living in the fresh water eat it and begin to grow larger and more healthy. I put fertilizer in my fresh water fish tanks every other day. ...
Asked in Swimming Pools, Pool Care and Cleaning
Are cruise ship pools salt water?
Lots of uses are made of sea water on ships. However, when sea water is 'sucked' onto the ship it is put through a type of fresh water generator and then distributed to tanks. The pools are filled from these tanks via a heating and treatment plant. This plant will heat the water with steam to a designated temperature and doses the water to keep the chlorine and pH within limits ...
What do male betta fish do when they are ready for a female?
they will flare up, build a bubble nest and act macho, I'd suggest finding homes for up to 100 or so fry, they have large broods If he does act aggresive, bitting her fins when their NOT around the nest put the female in a plastic bag with water and seal it. Put it in the water. If the male flares up you are going to have to put a divider in or in separate tanks. The tanks should be about...
Asked in Medication and Drugs
How is the drug LSD introduced into the body?
Lysergic acid diethylamide, or LSD, is a powerful hallucinogenic drug. It can be taken in tablet form, or as a liquid put onto the tongue via eyedropper. However, most commonly, it is put onto paper which is then allowed to dissolve on the tongue. ...
Why are water storage tanks usually built on towers or hilltops?
So that the water can be gotten without a pump. Using gravity to put out a fire when the power has gone is smart. Having a water system that distributed by gravity is brilliant. ...
How do you introduce the female to the male fighting fish?
umm you put them in small tanks put the two small tanks beside each other and after months days weeks until its the right time to put them together and breed done... ...
Asked in Civil Engineering, September 11 Attacks
Would having water tanks on top of The World Trade Center put out the fires like the movie Towering Inferno?
No. And it also wouldn't be very good architectural planning because water towers are very heavy. ...
Asked in Water Pollution
Why is ballast water is a problem to water systems around the world?
Ballast water is water taken on board a ship in special tanks to compensate for a light load and make the ship ride properly in the water. It is then pumped out before the ship is loaded with cargo. Because it is unfiltered, when it is put in the tanks it may carry all manner of plants, animals, seeds and whatever. These are then released to the environment wherever the tanks are pumped. A number of harmful creatures and plants have...
Asked in Volkswagen, VW Beetle Type 1, VW Super Beetle
Can you put heet in your 74 super beetle?
Heet is the popular gasoline antifreeze, it is mainly comprised of alcohol which mixes with the water that may be found in gas tanks rendering it combustible. It is harmless to your Super Beetle so yes, you can put it in your car. ...
Asked in Animal Life, Fish
What kind of fish can you put with a fresh water puffer?
It depends entirely on what type of puffer it is. Most puffers should only be kept in species-only tanks. ThePufferForum.com -Hannah- GreenSpottedPuffer.net ...