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princess belle IF-Dazzler
princess belle
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Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:05am | IP Logged
you are a fast worker jaya. Wink

anyway
this is nothing to do balloon contest.....................

>What is the 90/10 Principle?
>10% of life is made up of what happens to you.
>90% of life is decided by how you react.
>What does this mean?
>
>We really have no control over 10% of what happens to us.
>We cannot stop the car from breaking down.
>The plane will be late arriving, which throws our whole schedule off.
>A driver may cut us off in traffic.
>We have no control over this 10%.
>The other 90% is different.
>You determine the other 90%.
>How? By your reaction.
>You cannot control a red light, but you can control your reaction.
>Don't let people fool you; YOU can control how you react.
>Let's use an example.
>You are eating breakfast with your family.
>Your daughter knocks over a cup of coffee onto your business shirt.
>You have no control over what just what happened.
>What happens next will be determined by how you react.
>You curse. You harshly scold your daughter for knocking the cup over.
>She breaks down in tears.
>After scolding her, you turn to your spouse and criticize her for
>placing the cup too close to the edge of the table.
>A short verbal battle follows.
>You storm upstairs and change your shirt.
>Back downstairs, you find your daughter has been too busy crying to
>finish breakfast and get ready for school.
>She misses the bus.
>Your spouse must leave immediately for work.
>You rush to the car and drive your daughter to school.
>Because you are late, you drive 40 miles an hour in a 30 mph speed
>limit.
>After a 15-minute delay and throwing 60 traffic fine away, you arrive
>at school.
>Your daughter runs into the building without saying goodbye.
>After arriving at the office 20 minutes late, you find you forgot your
>briefcase.
>Your day has started terribly.
>As it continues, it seems to get worse and worse.
>You look forward to coming home, When you arrive home, you find a small
>wedge in your relationship with your spouse and daughter.
>Why? Because of how you reacted in the morning.
>Why did you have a bad day?
>A) Did the coffee cause it?
>B) Did your daughter cause it?
>C) Did the policeman cause it?
>D) Did you cause it?
>The answer is D.
>You had no control over what happened with the coffee.
>How you reacted in those 5 seconds is what caused your bad day.
>Here is what could have and should have happened.
>Coffee splashes over you.
>Your daughter is about to cry.
>You gently say, "It's ok honey, you just need, to be more careful next
>time."
>Grabbing a towel you rush upstairs.
>After grabbing a new shirt and your briefcase, you come back down in
>time to look through the window and see your child getting on the bus.
>She turns and
>waves.
>You arrive 5 minutes early and cheerfully greet the staff.
>Your boss comments on how good the day you are having.
>Notice the difference?
>Two different scenarios.
>Both started the same.
>Both ended different.
>Why? Because of how you REACTED.
>You really do not have any control over 10% of what happens.
>The other 90% was determined by your reaction.
>Here are some ways to apply the 90/10 principle.
>If someone says something negative about you, don't be a sponge.
>
>Let the attack roll off like water on glass.
>
>You don't have to let the negative comment affect you!
>
>React properly and it will not ruin your day.
>
>A wrong reaction could result in losing a friend, being fired, getting
>stressed out etc.
>
>How do you react if someone cuts you off in traffic?
>
>Do you lose your temper?
>
>Pound on the steering
>wheel?
>
>A friend of mine had the steering wheel fall off!
>
>Do you curse?
>
>Does your blood pressure skyrocket?
>
>Do you try and bump them? WHO CARES if you arrive ten seconds later at
>work?
>
>Why let the cars ruin your drive?
>
>Remember the 90/10 principle, and do not worry about it.
>
>The plane is late; it is going to mangle your schedule for the day.
>
>Why take out your frustration on the flight attendant?
>
>She has no control over what is going on.
>
>Use your time to study, get to know the other passenger.
>
>Why get stressed out?
>
>It will just make things worse.
>
>
>Now you know the 90-10 principle.
>
>Apply it and you will be amazed at the results.
>
>You will lose nothing if you try it.
>
>The 90-10 principle is incredible.
>
>Very few know and apply this principle.
Wink

pams309 IF-Dazzler
pams309
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Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:05am | IP Logged
Answer plz..

Who was first Indian to make film in India?
Harishchand Bhatwadekar
Dada Phalke
V. Shantharam
Sohrab Modi

here is some info abt the 1st film made in india

"Meanwhile, the first feature-length silent film was made in India by Dadasaheb Phalke, considered to be the Father of Indian Cinema. The film was the period piece Raja Harishchandra (1913), and it laid the foundation for a series of period films. By the next decade the output of Indian Cinema was an average of 27 films per year.

so, when i got the same qn last time, i chose dada saheb phalke...n got splashed to my utter surprise..now guys, advice me wat i shud do? phalke is wrong answer?
mad_cap IF-Rockerz
mad_cap
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Posts: 6268

Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:06am | IP Logged
Is this a trick question or what:

How many cards of the suit of hearts would you find in a standard pack of cards ?
10
12
13
20

Shouldn't the answer be 13.
Kruts IF-Dazzler
Kruts
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Posts: 2602

Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:06am | IP Logged
I hate it when time springs ahead...but love it when it falls back...hehehehe...did you know that from 2007 onwards, spring time will jump forward on the 2nd sunday in march until the first sunday in november thereby adding three-four more weeks of daylight savings!!
mad_cap IF-Rockerz
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Posts: 6268

Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:07am | IP Logged
Originally posted by pams309

Answer plz..

Who was first Indian to make film in India?
Harishchand Bhatwadekar <-----
Dada Phalke
V. Shantharam
Sohrab Modi
mudabid Goldie
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Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:07am | IP Logged
BTW Martin and Jeremy Crowe are brothers and they are cousins of actor Russell Crowe.


Kruts IF-Dazzler
Kruts
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Posts: 2602

Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:08am | IP Logged
maddy the answer should be 13...but better google the exact question...sometimes weird blogs with weird stuff show up and surprise surprise!! our "quiz masters" prefer to depend on blogs and ramblings rather than academic or established sources Confused
mudabid Goldie
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Posts: 1745

Posted: 03 April 2006 at 6:10am | IP Logged
Is this a trick question or what:
How many cards of the suit of hearts would you find in a standard pack of cards ?
10
12
13
20
Shouldn't the answer be 13.

I think the contest is really getting to us. The answer is 13, no trickery Smile

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