Thursday, November 19, 2009

Question # 197

Some Basic Rules of Nomenclature -
a) Names can only be taken from a pre-approved list.
b) Names alternate between male and female.
c) Names are taken alphabetically from the list in chronological order. Thus the first one of the year has a name that starts with A, next B and so on, using alphabets from A to W, excluding Q and U.
d) There are six lists that rotate.
e) Only when the shit gets serious, that a name is retired, and another takes its place.
WTflyingF are we going on about?


Question by AT


Answer : Naming of hurricanes

10 comments:

  1. It's that breed of cats which came from Burma! With marks in their paws and blue eyes. Has a legend of the monks soul escaping into it or some such thing. I cant recollect the exact name though.

    Prashanth Bhat

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  2. Naming of tropical cyclones.
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  3. hurricanes???
    this is from one of ur quizzes ? cuz i remem this ques.

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  4. nomenclature of hurricanes

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  5. Yass baby this is the hurricane naming thingy... as for mr. bhat, don't worry man we've all done something like that at some pt of time KEEP GUESSING BABY

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  6. @Ejaz. It is from the verve quiz. I'm kinda out of questions. So dug up some old ones and posted them here.

    @AT, can you ask goutham for the name of the band in question # 184 and post it in comments.

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  7. @ AT,

    Actually, it was a far more educated guess than you would have it believe. Check out wiki article for the birman cats and particularly the naming convention.

    Prashanth Bhat

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