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Finally the answer youve been waiting for.

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by ILLMATIC, Jul 5, 2001.

  1. ILLMATIC

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    Finally the answer youve been waiting for.

    Discussion started by ILLMATIC - Jul 5, 2001

    Ok ive thought about these questions over and over untill i got the answer. "Is a glass half full or half empty?" answer---> Neither if its poured to the top then emptied halfway its half empty but if its filled halfway its half full. "If a tree falls and nobodies ther does it make a sound?" answer---> no, if there is no one there to perceive the sound then sound does not exist.

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  2. Smart

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    Smart - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    sorry, back to the lab son, you're an idiot...

    sound is percieved vibration, yes, but the fact that no listening device is present does not negate the existance of the vibrations themselves... look that up in your Fuck and Wagnalls

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    chizm - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    sanks der, eh.

    dats sum wise shit der. yes yes yes.
     
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    willy_wonka - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    i think you might be WRONG!

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    actually sound isn't actually a physical thing ... its just a word for a vibration of air molecules ...

    so sound does NOT exist when there is no 'ear' for the vibrations to hit ...
     
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    Smart - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    again, just because the ear isn't there to percieve them doesn't negate the the existance of the molecular vibrations... that's like saying a watched pot never boils

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    Clip The Apex - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    yes, the vibrations do exist, but they can't be defined as sound without an ear to hear them... smarty.
     
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    destroy1 - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    im to stupid to know what the hell you guy are talking about
     
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    go ask a physicist they will tell you exactly what i told you ... you're wrong dude

    the question was "does sound exist" and no, it doesn't ...
     
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    the sound from the tree does exist. it's just nobody would konw it existed becasue nobody would have heard it. so just becasue we don't hear the sound dosnt' mean its not there.
     
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    Smart - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    dude, I believe that physicists will tell you that sound does not exist in a vacuum

    I also know how the existance of time travel has been proven by the Uncertainty Principle

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    dumb hot - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    word up
     
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    Smart - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    this is the closest statement to the truth yet, but definition is subjective... for example, we refer to both sound and light waves, when on a molecular level they are all vibrations... also, the word Ear is subjective, even listening device is flawed... for example, all you have to do is measure the "sound" through a Richter Scale, thereby percieving the vibrations, and a comparison to 2 other richter stations can determine the direction, duration and speed of the vibrations, anything moving faster than mach1 can be assumed to be causing an audible report, no matter where it is, or who is there to "hear" it

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    theFUME - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    first one sounds right but i disagree wit the second one

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    YUshook - Replied Jul 5, 2001

    if a tree falls and your there and it makes noise..then obviously the same tree would make noise even if you werent there. for example if you don't go to school is there still school or does everyone not go?
     
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