Questions of the week 05/ 22/16

Paint stuff

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Here are the questions:

Painting facts true or false?

  1. The Worshipful Company of Painters and Stainers had many distinguished members including the 7th Duke of Wellington and members of popular British bands the Kinks and Dave Clark 5? T/F

  2. The color wheel was invented by Sir Francis Bacon? T/F

  3. The White House is painted every 2 years whether it needs it or not? T/F

  4. Some places paint their walls with hydrophobic paint which sprays pee back on the offender? T/F

OK all you paint experts.:mrgreen:

  1. False
  2. False
  3. False
  4. True



ATTENTION: Pay very close attention to the wording of the questions to avoid claiming the incorrect answer!

Marvin gets it!

Congratulations Marvin!

  1. False- The Worshipful Society of Painters does count the 7th Duke of Wellington but no rock stars so far.

  2. False- Sir Isaac Newton is credited to have invented the color wheel.

  3. False- The White house gets painted every year.

  4. True- There is a hydrophobic paint that sprays (repels) the urine back onto the originator of the urine. Popular on the alley walls of European bars.

Told ya! :razz:

Well done Paul with the questions and Congratulations Marvin.

Yes, Marvin was on it right away.

Glad they didn’t have that “special” paint where I grew up :mrgreen:

Good for Marvin well done !

Me too!!:slight_smile:

Good questions Paul!

Paul puts in a lot of time and effort into his questions of the Week, so hope all enjoy.