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  • “When is Easter in 2021?”

    “When is Easter in 2021?”

    When is Easter in 2021? Easter Sunday, also known as Easter, in 2021 falls on April 4th. Below we have listed the remaining days that are part of the Easter period in 2021. Holy Saturday (Easter Saturday) – April 3rd, 2021. Good Friday – April 2nd, 2021. Maundy Thursday – April 1st, 2021. Ash Wednesday…

  • What is the largest animal in the world.

    What is the largest animal in the world.

    What is the largest animal in the world? This question is asked by both children and adults. The largest animal in the world is the Blue Whale (Latin: Balaenoptera musculus). Its body weight can reach up to 190 tons. The length of a blue whale’s body can even be 30 meters. The heart of this…

  • How to Open Task Manager in Windows 10

    How to Open Task Manager in Windows 10

    Today, a very practical tip on how to quickly launch the Task Manager in Windows 10. The Task Manager in the Windows system allows you to close unresponsive programs that may have frozen. In addition to this most commonly used functionality, this tool also allows you to enable or disable applications that start with the…

  • Which country in the world is the first to vaccinate against COVID-19?

    Which country in the world is the first to vaccinate against COVID-19?

    On Tuesday, December 8, 2020, the United Kingdom became the first country in the world to start mass vaccinations of its citizens against COVID-19. The first to receive the vaccine are healthcare workers, care home staff, and individuals over 80 years old. These individuals will be the first to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. According to…

  • What does the acronym USB stand for?

    What does the acronym USB stand for?

    What does the abbreviation USB, which is the most commonly used connector, mean? USB ports can be found in computers, laptops, chargers, televisions, and even modern cars. It is used to connect various devices such as phones, external hard drives, USB flash drives, or smartphone chargers to a power outlet. Do we know what the…

  • ‘Screenshot in Windows 10 – 5 ways’

    ‘Screenshot in Windows 10 – 5 ways’

    Shift + Windows + S My favorite way to quickly take a screenshot of a selected portion of the screen. By pressing the Shift + Windows + S key combination, the screen will slightly dim and we will be able to select the portion of the screen we want to save. At the top of…

  • ‘How quickly does a mushroom grow after rain?’

    ‘How quickly does a mushroom grow after rain?’

    When it comes to answering how long mushrooms grow, it is difficult to give a definitive answer. According to observers, soft mushrooms such as Butterflies grow the fastest. Hard mushrooms like King Boletes or Chanterelles grow much slower. For example, in good weather conditions, a Butterfly mushroom needs about 8-10 hours to grow to the…

  • “How much does 1 liter of water weigh?”

    “How much does 1 liter of water weigh?”

    How much does one litre of pure water weigh exactly? It can be stated that one litre of water weighs 1 kilogram. However, this is not entirely true. Originally, in 1765, the unit of 1 kilogram was defined based on the mass of one cubic decimeter (1 litre) of water at the temperature of melting…

  • What age was Jesus Christ when he was baptized?

    What age was Jesus Christ when he was baptized?

    The exact age of Christ is not 100% certain. As we described in our other post about the estimated date of when Jesus was crucified, the most likely hypothesis is that Christ died at the age of 33. If we subtract 3 years, which is the time he was teaching, we can assume that Jesus…

  • How Big Are Atoms?

    How Big Are Atoms?

    How big are individual atoms? Atoms consist of a nucleus characterized by high density and a positive charge, surrounded by an electron cloud which carries a negative charge. They are very tiny and can only be observed under an advanced scanning tunneling microscope. Specifically, what is the size of individual atoms? The size of an…

  • ‘The Difference Between Margin and Markup’

    ‘The Difference Between Margin and Markup’

    The difference between margin and markup is extremely important for anyone involved in commerce. Often these two concepts are confused and used incorrectly. The basic difference comes from the methods of calculating margin and markup. Margin Margin is the percentage of the final selling price that remains as profit after the sale. For example, if…

  • What are generic drugs?

    What are generic drugs?

    More and more often, we come across the concept of so-called generic drugs in the news, for example. What does this term mean and what are generic drugs? They are simply substitutes for “original” drugs. Generic drugs have the same amount of active substance in their composition as the original drugs. Additional auxiliary substances may…

  • ‘Trading Sundays in 2021’

    ‘Trading Sundays in 2021’

    Writing this post, we have information only about seven shopping Sundays in 2021. On all other Sundays, as of today, we will not be able to shop. We do not know if anything will change due to the epidemic, as well as the increasingly louder strikes by entrepreneurs demanding the introduction of a greater number…

  • ‘The Tallest Monument in the World’

    ‘The Tallest Monument in the World’

    Which monument is the tallest in the world? The Statue of Unity in India is the tallest monument in the world. The height of the statue is 182 meters, which is twice as tall as the Statue of Liberty in the United States, which stands at 93 meters including its pedestal. The Statue of Unity…

  • How to Make Yeast at Home?

    How to Make Yeast at Home?

    “How to make yeast” is one of the phrases that Poles searched for most frequently in the past year 2020 according to Google Trends. We suspect that this was due to the shortage of this product in most stores during the first “lockdown” in March and April. We were very intrigued by this phrase and…

  • Recipe for fried bananas in batter

    Recipe for fried bananas in batter

    Delicious bananas in crispy, sweet pastry create a wonderful combination that will delight both children and adults. The recipe for them is incredibly simple and the result is delicious. Ingredients The following ingredients are enough to prepare 3 medium-sized bananas in pastry: Potato flour 1 egg Half a teaspoon of vanilla sugar A pinch of…

  • Translation: ‘In which year were the first Olympic Games held (ancient)’

    Translation: ‘In which year were the first Olympic Games held (ancient)’

    Looking for the answer to the question of when the first Olympic Games took place, we come across information about ancient Olympia. The first Games were held in this Greek town. The name “Olympic Games” also derives from its name. The first documented Olympic Games took place in 776 BC (before our era). Interestingly, in…

  • ‘When did the first modern Olympics take place?’

    ‘When did the first modern Olympics take place?’

    Yesterday we were looking for the answer to the question of when the first ancient Olympic Games took place. Today, we will address the issue of the first modern Olympics, which are much closer to our times and the tradition of organizing which continues to this day. The first modern Olympic Games took place in…

  • The English translation of the title would be: “What fittings does a standard showerhead have?”

    The English translation of the title would be: “What fittings does a standard showerhead have?”

    When the shower head or shower hose in our bathroom gets broken, we often wonder if every product available on the market will be compatible. The question of what threads a standard shower head and hose have often pops up in our minds. Fortunately, this has been standardized, and practically all shower heads and hoses…

  • How does the aerator work and save water?

    How does the aerator work and save water?

    Perlator, also known as a small, round ring with a fine mesh inside that attaches to a faucet. How does it work and how does it contribute to water savings? The most important component of a perlator is the mentioned mesh. Because the water flows through many small openings, it becomes aerated. The water stream…

  • How Long Do Guinea Pigs Live?

    How Long Do Guinea Pigs Live?

    Before deciding to take care of a guinea pig, it is good to know how long they live. The average lifespan of guinea pigs kept in captivity is 4-8 years [1]. As an interesting fact, the maximum recorded age of a guinea pig was 14 years. Source: [1] Kazimierz Kowalski (scientific editor), Adam Krzanowski, Henryk…

  • When do we celebrate International Women’s Day?

    When do we celebrate International Women’s Day?

    International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8th. It was established in 1910 in Copenhagen by the International Socialist Women’s Conference, but at that time it was held on March 19th – the date was changed in 1921 to the one that is still in effect today. This day was intended to promote…

  • ‘Dimensions of A3 Paper Size’

    ‘Dimensions of A3 Paper Size’

    What are the dimensions of an A3 paper sheet in mm, cm, and inches? What is the ratio of its longer side to the shorter side, and by how much is it larger than an A4 sheet? Dimensions of an A3 paper sheet Dimensions of an A3 paper sheet in mm: 297 x 420 mm.Dimensions…

  • How long does a handball game last?

    How long does a handball game last?

    Handball is a team sport in which the goal is to score as many points as possible by throwing the ball into the opponent’s goal. A team consists of 12 players (10 field players and 2 goalkeepers), with a maximum of 7 players allowed on the field at the same time (1 goalkeeper and 6…

  • ‘How long does a hockey match last?’

    ‘How long does a hockey match last?’

    Hockey Hockey is a team game played mainly on ice, in which the objective is to score as many points as possible by shooting the rubber disc into the opponent’s goal. Team Composition A hockey team consists of 6 players – a goalkeeper and five field players. Game Duration The basic unit that determines the…

  • ‘How the Polish language was formed?’

    ‘How the Polish language was formed?’

    The Polish language derives from the Proto-Slavic language. In ancient times, all Slavic tribes spoke a similar language, but from the 5th to the 9th century AD, they expanded from their settlements along the middle Dnieper and occupied huge territories from the Balkans to present-day eastern Germany. Due to the large distance between individual tribes,…

  • How to replace a car battery?

    How to replace a car battery?

    Open the hood. Make sure the handbrake is engaged, the keys are removed from the ignition, and all power receivers (radio, lights) are turned off. Disconnect the negative terminal marked with a “-” sign. Loosen the clamp with a wrench (usually size 10mm) and slide off the cable. Disconnect the positive terminal marked with a…

  • “What are the least calorie sweets?”

    “What are the least calorie sweets?”

    The least calorie-sweet treats are jellies and fruit-based ice cream, also known as sorbets. Most jellies contain only 50 kcal / 100 grams or even less, while sorbets have around 75 kcal / 100 grams. Some dietetic rice puddings also have a similar calorie content to sorbet. Fans of chocolate bars can opt for a…

  • What are cryptocurrencies?

    What are cryptocurrencies?

    Cryptocurrencies are, in simplified terms, digital currencies that do not have a physical form. Currently, they mainly serve as an investment due to their spectacular value growth. The oldest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, was created in 2009 and was worth less than $1,700 in early 2016. However, by March 2021, its value had exceeded $56,000. In addition…

  • What thread sizes does a standard shower hose have?

    What thread sizes does a standard shower hose have?

    Shower hoses have standardized connection thread sizes. The vast majority of shower hoses have a 1/2″ inch by 1/2″ inch (1/2″ x 1/2″) thread size, meaning the size is the same on both ends. The same thread size is also found on shower hoses outlets in bathtubs and showers, as well as showerheads.

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