The Boneyard Net

Records for 2019-10-09, 22:00 PDT

Tonight's Questions and Answers:

What do these famous people have in common?

Jack Nicholas, Mark Twain, Rod Stewart, Mark Zuckerberg, Mr Rogers, Bing Crosby, Bill Clinton, The Duke of Cambridge Prince William, and Captain Bob

....They all have a form of colorblindness

  1. Which of the following statements are false
    • a) 13 million US residence and 3 million UK residence are colorblind
    • b) Colorblindness is an inherited trait.
    • c) Even dogs can be colorblind ****
    • d) 8 to 10% of men are colorblind, vs 0.5% of women
  2. Which of the following statements are false
    • a) There is no cure for colorblindness
    • b) Typically, people with normal vision can see 1 to 7 million colors. People who are colorblind see 10% of that
    • c) There are 300 million colorblind people worldwide.
    • d) The most common form of colorblindness is blue/yellow. (there are 5 different types) ****
  3. What is the most least expensive and accurate way to test someone for colorblindness?
    • a) Send the individual to an eye doctor and take the Ishihara color test
    • b) Google "colorblind test" and pick one of the web results
    • c) Have the individual sort a box of Crayons
    • d) Dump M&Ms on a white paper plate and have the individual sort them into groups of colors

Check-ins / Answers:

(Y=Checked in, E=Early Check in, L = Late Check in)

  • KK4BFM - Captain Bob - (Y) - Net Control
  • TF3VG / KP928 - Walter - (E)
  • PNR-1006 - Dawn - (Y) - Answers: B,A,D
  • PNR-1005 - Kevin - (Y) - Answers: C,D,C
  • PNR-113 - Patrick - (Y) - A,B,A
  • KM4OPK - Nelson - (Y) - Answers: B for #1, Skippping #2 and #3
  • SOAP32 - (Y) - No Answers
  • KE5CDK - Doug - (Y) - Answers: D,C,B
  • PNR-433 - Spaceman - (Y) - Answers: C,D,A


Captain Bob took the M&M test and below you can see the results. In the first pic, Captain Bob sorted each M&M into 5 groups. Although, it should have been 6 groups: