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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by picnic » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:40 am

DrPhil wrote:Myth, Peanut butter works best :thumbs_up:

:D Tested. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:15 pm

Fact...
Just to be different :tongue:
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Re: True or False? (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Mon Oct 15, 2012 7:22 pm

Maybe a suggestion, Rooies (after you ask the next Q here :twisted: ) - deliberately put the wrong answer in, and then we can skip you. :lol: On the other hand, you are such a part of the quizzes, and ask such useful Q's, that I think you must just handle all the stress and entertain us anyway!! :dance: :dance: :dance:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Mon Oct 15, 2012 7:57 pm

Thanks for participating Rooies, Picnic, Dr Phil, Philip, Heksie. Yes, peanut butter does work very well (although I'm not one to catch poor little innocent mice by habit); in fact, most things of a sugary variety would do the trick. Hence, the statement is a Fact. Cheese-lures might be appropriate for the Yeti, but for mice, it is a cartoon invention!

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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:22 pm

:wall: Sorrt i made i beeg mistake :redface:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:30 pm

Fact or Myth? Give a reason :)
Touching a frog or toad will give you warts.
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:35 pm

Philip1 wrote:Fact or Myth? Why? Carnassial teeth - Blade-like upper pre-molers and first pre-molers used for tearing off leaves and bark from branches.


Myth because carnivores have carnassial teeth why would they want to tear of leaves and bark from trees? :hmz:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:39 pm

Jammer Heksie, Translate. So sorry i made a mistake - eish :wall:

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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:52 pm

Myth, isn't it just an urban legend to keep snotties from catching frogs and putting them in their mouths? :tongue:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:05 pm

Almost, nearly but not quite :roll:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:14 pm

:redface:
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Tue Oct 16, 2012 6:47 am

Myth. Warts are viruses that are almost always specific to the animal they infect; even if a frog had warts (and those nodules on some of them are not warts!), you wouldn't be able to catch it by touching.
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Oct 16, 2012 6:52 am

Warts are caused by a human virus, not frogs or toads," says dermatologists. But the wartlike bumps behind a toad's ears can be dangerous. These parotoid glands contain a nasty poison that irritates the mouths of some predators and often the skin of humans. So toads may not cause warts, but they can cause other nasties. It's best not to handle these critters—warts and all!


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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Tue Oct 16, 2012 7:08 am

Fact or Myth:

A rabbit's favourite food is root vegetables (including carrots) that contain B-carotene, the precursor to vitamin A?
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Re: Fact or myth (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Tue Oct 16, 2012 9:27 am

Fact, but they like lettuce as well, is that contain B-carotine?
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