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Monday, December 13, 2010

OQ #38

Questions contribution: Sourabh Banthia

1. Michael Ryan Pritchard (born May 4, 1972) is an American musician, better known as Mike X is the bassist, backing vocalist and co-founder of the American rock band _____. While at school, he would play "air-bass." While pretending to pluck the strings, he made the noise, "X, X, X," so his schoolmates started to call him "Mike X".

2. What is this scientific phenomena commonly known as?


omkar215 said...

1) dirnt

SHIVA said...

2. this is the concept of spark gap which is used for welding and other things... basically u use two conductors and create a spark by exceeding the breakdown voltage which emits large amounts of heat... i think this is called as george's ladder.

Arjun said...

2)Jacob's ladder named after that ladder to heaven

kartik said...

1. Mike dirnt.. green day bassist

Pai said...

2. Jacobs ladder

Dwarkesh said...

1-Mike Drint; Green Day

Aravind \m/ said...

1. Mike Dirnt of Green Day
2. Er, compression and rarefaction of a longitudinal wave? :P