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apoorvk
 3 years ago
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8 year old Aseem looks out of his window at 10 PM and finds that it's pitch dark outside. Disappointed, he goes off to sleep. He wakes up all tired, 14 hours later (yes he loves to sleep :P), and slides open his window hoping to find bright daylight shining outside, but he is disappointed once again  it's still pitch dark! He is puzzled, angry and disappointed!
Can you help explain li'l Aseem what's happening?
apoorvk
 3 years ago
\[\huge \mathbb{\color{#D32B05}{`AP㋛㋡RIDDLE!!`}}\] 8 year old Aseem looks out of his window at 10 PM and finds that it's pitch dark outside. Disappointed, he goes off to sleep. He wakes up all tired, 14 hours later (yes he loves to sleep :P), and slides open his window hoping to find bright daylight shining outside, but he is disappointed once again  it's still pitch dark! He is puzzled, angry and disappointed! Can you help explain li'l Aseem what's happening?

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apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1P.S.  There were no eclipse forecasts, and he's very much near the equator all the time. There can be more than one reasonable answer to this situation, all I'm looking for is how imaginative we are  (doesn't require much out of the box thinking) :)

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@apoorvk , may be he is day dreaming because of excessive sleep :P

dpaInc
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Aseem is on a plane that took off at pm and 14 hrs later the plane crossed several time zones that made it still pm local

dpaInc
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2and i have no idea what the details are... :(

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i can answer this using an lgbariddle >:))

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@apoorvk , I think that there were very very thick dark clouds in the sky :P

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no it's not the clouds :S

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes lgba how? should i spoil the fun now? :D

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0take note of the extraordinary detail...14 hours of sleep

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, @dpaInc, this is exactly the answer I was looking for!!!!! Pretty fast and Phenomenal!!!!

dpaInc
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2wow..., that was a guess... i'm off to Las Vegas!!!

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I was expecting people to veer of track, but @dpaInc you made short work of it  EXACTLY what I wanted to hear :P

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0LOL, @apoorvk , how can you slide open a window of a plane :P

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You can only slide open the shutter

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0windows are transparent shivam :p

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yeah you slide the "plastic panel" open after which is the the thick glass window, which you obviously can't.

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but you can break it

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lgba, unless you want the plane to crash, never do it :P

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah you can break it  and risk the lives of all the people onboard

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it's not going to crash.....just...go out of control due to pressure

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0LOL @lgba, If the window braks, then due to pressure differece, the plan will be ripped apart midair

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no it wont....the people will just fly out of the window....then the plane will crash....but at least people didnt die of "crash"

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1unless you are very lucky, you may be blown out.

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have seen the nat geo air crash episodes . I love them. One such thing happened too

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lgbasallote , pressure is so intense that the plane will also break apart

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but the people will fly out first :p

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ive seen it ive been there..you dont want it

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@lgbasallote , people who have put the seat belt won't fly out first. .

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1haha lol. btw i just came with another abstract solution. This kid is so filthy rich, that he is on tourist trip in space, and ofcourse the space looks dark from outside the atmosphere due to absence of miniscule particles which diffract light! :P (space tourism is not a myth anymore btw)

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then the seats will fly with them...all i know is they wont die of "crash" because they wouldve been long dropped before the plane reaches ground

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0LOL @ lgbasallote, if he flies with seats, then there are chances of survival because parachutes are underneath every seat :P

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0But he should catch hold of the seat and wearing parachute midair is almost impossible :P

jazy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0random thought: A plane is flying on the border of New Mexico and Arizona. Suddenly it crashes! Where do they bury the survivors?

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@jazy , in the sea :P

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1There are NO survivors!!

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and you don't bury the survivors!!!

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0LOL, why should they bury the survivors, LOLOL :P

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Survivors  why would you bury them? :D let 'em live

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0He / can survive if they wear the parachute 0.5 sec after the window broke. If he/she wears the parachute within 5 sec and then flies out, then there are chances of survival :P

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0WHY WOULD YOU LET THEM LIVE?!!! THEY SURVIVED A CRASH AND YOU LET THEM LIVE?!!! EUTHANASIA I SAY!!!!

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shivam_bhalla apparently the people's insides are gonna fly out :p

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0along with the debris of the plane @lgba :P

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Btw, parachutes aren't generally provided for everyone in economy class. Only business class folks get that luxury :/

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@apoorvk , they are now mandatory for every class

lgbasallote
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0WHAT?!!! WHAT HAPPENED TO SOCIAL CLASSISM?!!!

apoorvk
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No they are just flotation devices. In fact parachutes aren't even provided in Business Class either (I was wrong)  they just get a life jacket sort of thing, while economy class has to make use of the 'foam' seat. Check this link http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080624233147AAGDzWT @dpaInc 'sorry' what for?

shivam_bhalla
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@apoorvk , right :D I was confusing between life jacket and parachute :P
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