Nancy by Olivia Jaimes for July 10, 2020

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    zorak950  almost 2 years ago

    Is there a way to have a lot of people attend a party in my honor where they all bring me presents and then just watch me eat a cake?

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    harkherp  almost 2 years ago

    Nancy has a glandular problem, salivary glands!

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    Lego Thwimp  almost 2 years ago

    Do the slices have to be all the same size? If not, I think I figured it out

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    danketaz Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    Sheet cake or layer cake?

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    Major Matt Mason Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    Just cut it into six pieces, please. I couldn’t possibly eat fourteen pieces!

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    boy I love cats   almost 2 years ago

    I love this comic, best one yet

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    Hue SL  almost 2 years ago

    They’re not all the same size, and if you can figure it out first, you should get first dibs. (I’m assuming the cake is convex shaped).

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    cellardoor  almost 2 years ago

    The solution:

    https://i.imgur.com/xJLxSOU.png

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    jimmjonzz Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    This makes me think of the classic “barometer question.”

    How can you determine the height of a building with a barometer?

    An expected answer might be to measure the air pressure at ground level and on the roof and calculating based on the different readings.

    Or maybe dropping the barometer from the roof, timing its fall to impact, and calculating from the acceleration of gravity.

    Or tying a long string to the barometer, lowering it to the ground, marking and measuring the length of the string to that point.

    Or measuring the shadow of the building and the shadow of the barometer at a given time and calculating from that information.

    There are many other approaches. My favorite is to speak to the superintendent of the building: “Hello. I will give you this lovely barometer if you will tell me how tall this building is.”

    The story is of uncertain origin, one account involving Niels Bohr as a young physics student.

    It is often cited to encourage test creators to be as specific as possible if a certain bit of knowledge is being tested.

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    Sir Marcie  almost 2 years ago

    Nancy is asking the important question.

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    RussellRogerBe1  almost 2 years ago

    even with a sheet cake the best I cab get is 12 pieces.

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    mudak326  almost 2 years ago

    I figured it out. I’ll admit that my cake cutting skills aren’t quite good enough to ensure that, if I were to actually try it, the slices would be perfectly straight.

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    VICTOR PROULX  almost 2 years ago

    O.J. touches a cord.

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    Mighty Phavahg  almost 2 years ago

    Is this gonna be on the test?

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    DCBakerEsq  almost 2 years ago

    I prefer pie.

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    Kip W  almost 2 years ago

    The cake is a lie.

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    asrialfeeple  almost 2 years ago

    Nancy is still Nancy.

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    rubber cat Premium Member almost 2 years ago

    Is this the first time the teacher has been named?

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