What is the smallest perfect number?
A perfect number is a positive integer that is equal to the sum of its proper positive divisors, excluding the number itself. Equivalently, a perfect number is a number that is half the sum of all of its positive divisors (including itself).
Aran Islands are a part of...
The Aran Islands are a group of three islands located at the mouth of Galway Bay, on the west coast of Ireland. The islands are an official Gaeltacht, with a vast majority of inhabitants primarily speaking Irish.
Which of the following electronics companies is not headquartered in Japan?
Samsung Electronics is a multinational electronics company headquartered in Suwon, South Korea. It is the flagship company of the Samsung Group, with assembly plants and sales networks in 80 countries. It is the world's largest information technology company and chipmaker by revenue.
What is the highest point in Turkey?
Mount Ararat, at 16,854 ft. is located in eastern Turkey. Despite the scholarly consensus that the "mountains of Ararat" of the Book of Genesis do not refer to specifically Mt. Ararat, it has been widely accepted in Christianity as the resting place of Noah's Ark.
What is the highest point in Turkey?
Mount Ararat, at 16,854 ft. is located in eastern Turkey.
When was the Club of Rome founded?
The Club of Rome describes itself as an organisation of individuals who share a common concern for the future of humanity, and strive to make a difference. It consists of current and former heads of state, UN bureaucrats, high-level politicians, scientists, economists, and business leaders from around the globe. Founded in 1968 at Accademia dei Lincei in Rome, Italy, it has been based in Winterthur, Switzerland since 2008.
What is the world's third largest producer of tea?
When the British colonized the area known as Kenya, they planted tea there. It kept growing, and today, Kenya is the world's third largest tea producer.
Which mountain is the farthest from Earth's center?
Mt. Chimborazo is a currently inactive stratovolcano, and the highest point in Ecuador. Earth is not a perfect sphere and bulges at the equator. Due to it's location extremely close to the equator, it is farther away from the center of Earth than the tallest point, Everest. It is also the closest point to the moon.
A traditional Japanese footwear that resemble clogs and flip-flops are called what?
Geta are worn with traditional Japanese clothing such as kimono or yukata, but (in Japan) also with Western clothing during the summer months.
A popular rock band Pearl Jam is known for its reluctance towars what?
While Pearl Jam received four awards at the 1993 MTV Video Music Awards for its video for "Jeremy", the band began a trend refusing to make videos for its songs. They felt that the concept of music videos robbed listeners from creating their own interpretations of the song.
Which tribe is known for their distinctive "jumping dance"?
Maasai warriors are well known for, and often photographed during, their competitive "jumping dance". A circle is formed by the warriors, and one or two at a time will enter the center to begin jumping while maintaining a narrow posture, never letting their heels touch the ground.
What capital cities lie on the Niger River?
Ouagadougou and Lomé
Ouagadougou and Accra
Bamako and Niamey
Niamey and Lomé
The Niger River is the third-longest river in Africa, exceeded only by the Nile and the Congo River. It flows through five countries, including the capitals of Mali and Niger.
How many udders does a cow have?
An udder is an organ formed of the mammary glands of female four-legged mammals, particularly ruminants such as cattle, goats, sheep and deer. It is equivalent to the breast in primates. The udder is a single mass hanging beneath the animal, consisting of pairs of mammary glands. In cattle there are normally two pairs.
What animals are depicted on the Australian coat of arms?
kangaroo and koala
crocodile and kangaroo
koala and emu
emu and kangaroo
The Australian coat of arms is a shield, depicting symbols of Australia's six states, held up by the native Australian animals the kangaroo and the emu. The seven-pointed Commonwealth Star surmounting the crest also represents the states and territories, while floral emblems appear below the shield.
Who was Sándor Ferenczi?
Sándor Ferenczi was a Hungarian psychoanalyst, a key theorist of the psychoanalytic school and a close associate of Sigmund Freud. His willingness to work with the most difficult of patients led him to develop a theory of more active intervention, rather than Freud's "classical" method of neutral interpretation.
Who wrote The Hunger Games trilogy?
The Hunger Games is a trilogy of young adult dystopian novels written by American novelist Suzanne Collins. The series is set in The Hunger Games universe, and follows young characters Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark. The novels have all been well received, and developed into films starring Jennifer Lawrence.
What makes fireflies glow?
Luciferin is a generic term for the light-emitting compound found in organisms that generate bioluminescence. Luciferins typically undergo an enzyme-catalysed oxidation and the resulting excited state intermediate emits light upon decaying to its ground state.
Pallas, Juno and Hebe are the examples of what kind of astronomical objects?
Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System. They vary greatly in size, from almost 1000 km for the largest down to rocks just 1 meter across. The large majority of known asteroids orbit in the asteroid belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter.
What is the Jewish coming of age ritual called?
According to Jewish law, children become accountable for their actions once they reach a certain age; 13 for boys (Bar Mitzvah), and 12 or 13 for girls (Bat Mitzvah). Prior this age, the child's parents hold the responsibility for the child's actions. After this age, children bear their own responsibility, and are able to participate in all areas of Jewish community life.
This wooden structure is called Metropol Parasol. Where is it located?
With the dimensions of 150 by 70 m and an approximate height of 26 m, Metropol Parasol claims to be the largest wooden structure in the world. It is organized in four levels with an underground Aniquarium, a street level market and a public plaza, and a panoramic terraces on both top levels.