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Are you a geek?

  1. Aug 12, 2004 #1
    I've always thought of geeks as low-IQ stereotypes. Imagine my disappointment when I scored at the Super Geek Level on this test . :frown:
     
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    I'm a major geek.
     
  4. Aug 12, 2004 #3
    What is the primary difference between a Geek and a Nerd, which one would be more likely to have a slide rule in pocket, and do either of these constitute a squirrel ?
     
  5. Aug 12, 2004 #4
    I'm just a techie geek :)
     
  6. Aug 12, 2004 #5

    chroot

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    I'm a total geek. Nothing to cry about.

    - Warren
     
  7. Aug 12, 2004 #6
    Major.

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  8. Aug 12, 2004 #7

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    I'm just a geek. But I already knew I was one of those (I laughed that I got extra points at the end for being a female geek). Hate to break it to ya, but anyone on these boards has to be at least somewhat geeky or they wouldn't think this was a fun place to hang out :biggrin:
     
  9. Aug 12, 2004 #8

    Math Is Hard

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    Major. Extra points for my calculator collection, I suppose. Geez! Like there's anything weird about that!
     
  10. Aug 12, 2004 #9

    Gokul43201

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    Geek : 20%
     
  11. Aug 12, 2004 #10

    plover

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    Major.

    Extra points for privileges at an academic library while not a student.

    (But... how do people live without access to academic libraries? :biggrin:)
     
  12. Aug 12, 2004 #11
    good god thats a lot of questions...

    based on the first 2 sections im a geek
     
  13. Aug 13, 2004 #12
    Super Geek!
     
  14. Aug 13, 2004 #13
    geek 20%

    Only interested in Computer stuff :-D
     
  15. Aug 13, 2004 #14

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    Strange.. I only had Geekish tendencies (12%)
     
  16. Aug 13, 2004 #15
    Major Geek reporting for duty. :smile:
     
  17. Aug 13, 2004 #16

    BobG

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    Just a geek for me.

    BoulderHead asked:
    Strange they didn't have one question about strange eating habits. Technically, a geek is a carnival performer who bites the heads off of live chickens or snakes to entertain the crowd.

    Math Is Hard:
    Digital or analog? I collect the analog calculators (and I do have a pocket-size one that I sometimes carry). I only have about a dozen, but just about all of them are the really good ones. A couple of Post Versalogs (including my Dad's slide rule that I learned on after he got his first digital calculator), a Post 1491 (a chemical slide rule which is extremely interesting and almost more effective than a digital calculator for Chemistry classes - especially if the book is written by Chang, whom I suspect may be a collector himself, judging by how all the problems seem to be optimized for slide rule solutions), a Hemmi 255 Electrician's slide rule, a Hemmi 259 (the sister slide rule of the Post Versalog), an Albert Nestler 23R (the favorite of Werner VonBraun and Albert Einstein), a couple of Soviet Gosts (the equivalent of the AN 23R), and the big dog of slide rules: the Faber Castell 2/83N Novo-Duplex rule (size does matter).

    :uhh: Uh, maybe I better go back and add a couple of extra points.
     
  18. Aug 13, 2004 #17
    How in th world did you not get at least Major Geek!!!
    :smile: :confused:
     
  19. Aug 13, 2004 #18

    graphic7

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    31 % - Total geek.

    I was rather disappointed. I was shooting for a bit of a higher score. I think what hurt me was unchecking, "I think this quiz is cool."
     
  20. Aug 13, 2004 #19
    Super Geek. Worst part is...I've taken this test before. Its good to be a geek :biggrin:
     
  21. Aug 13, 2004 #20

    arildno

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    I think the reason why I didn't score enough here is that I threw away my Vesuvan Doppelgangers years ago, along with the Mahamoti Djinns and the rest of that stupid card game..
     
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