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by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Wed Feb 23, 2011 9:56 am
Forum: College area archives
Topic: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU
Replies: 165
Views: 56950

Re: MUT Mirror 4/2 @ NGCSU

Georgia Tech is interested and may be sending 1-2 teams.
by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:16 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)
Replies: 18
Views: 6503

Re: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)

We are pleased to announce that this set is now open to mirrors. Details can now be found here: viewtopic.php?f=4&t=11079.
by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Mon Jan 24, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2011 Dorman Cav Challenge mirror info
Replies: 0
Views: 1115

2011 Dorman Cav Challenge mirror info

For the first time, Dorman's Cav Challenge will be offered for mirroring. This year, it is a 21/21 set of 12 packets written by members of the current Dorman team and edited by myself. The questions were designed to be novice prelims with advancing difficulty, culminating in an above-average difficu...
by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Sat Jan 22, 2011 3:05 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)
Replies: 18
Views: 6503

Re: Dorman Cavalier Challenge - 1/22/11 (Spartanburg, SC)

No. We have decided to go with a housewritten 20/20 set this year. Would you be open to mirrors? Is there a sample packet people could see of past Dorman-written pyramidal questions that resemble this year's? This is still something i would like to see answered, too. Unfortunately, Dorman's tournam...
by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Fri Oct 22, 2010 2:25 pm
Forum: College area archives
Topic: EFT Mirror at Georgia Tech 10/23/2010
Replies: 74
Views: 18463

Re: EFT Mirror at Georgia Tech 10/23/2010

Yes, according to a Parking and Transportation email sent out today, trolley routes will be changed and pedestrian access to Tech Square restricted over the weekend, so we won't suggest going to those restaurants. More details on this: if you aren't familiar with the area, try to avoid Fourth Avenu...
by Owner of a Thorne-Zytkow Object
Mon Jun 14, 2010 12:06 am
Forum: High school area archives
Topic: 2010 NASAT question discussion
Replies: 16
Views: 4106

Re: 2010 NASAT question discussion

I really enjoyed the science in this tournament. I felt most of it was just the right difficulty for this level, where it was not something one would normally hear at the high school level but certainly not ridiculous. The biology tended to have more of the slightly too difficult questions, like the...