One day you wake with a sore throat and a runny nose. Your doctor takes a swab from your throat, sends it to a lab, and telephones you the next day to say that antibiotic will not help you get better. Which of the following is the most likely reason for the doctor's statement?
Options: Having waited a day, it is too late to take an antibiotic, You need an antiseptic, not an antibiotic, You need to be vaccinated instead of taking an antibiotic, You are infected by a virus
William Frederick is credited with the invention of the modern frisbee in the mid 1950's. In 1957 the Wham-O Company bought his idea and the rest is history. They named the toy after William Frisbie who was a ________?
Options: Pie maker, Owner of a pizza parlor, Student at Yale, Ceramic plate designer
Options: the President of America during World War I, the creator of cartoon films starring popular cartoon characters Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, the British physician known for his discovery of Addison's disease, None of the above
Options: absorption of corresponding wavelengths by the outer layers of the sun, destructive interference between waves of certain definite wavelengths, absorption of corresponding wavelengths by the prism used in the photograph, absence of corresponding wavelengths from the light emitted by the core of the sun
Radiocarbon is produced in the atmosphere as a result of
Options: collision between fast neutrons and nitrogen nuclei present in the atmosphere, action of ultraviolet light from the sun on atmospheric oxygen, action of solar radiations particularly cosmic rays on carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere, lightning discharge in atmosphere