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  • Why are pizza boxes square?

  • Because square is what's in right now.

  • No.

  • Even though pizzas are round, square boxes are preferred.

  • Why?

  • This is because a square box is made using just a single, cardboard, sheet.

  • While a round box requires several sheets, that need to be joined together using special machinery.

  • So, it is cheaper and simpler to make square boxes.

  • As square boxes can be easily assembled on-site.

  • They are transported in the form of flat cardboard sheets, easily stacked on one another.

  • However, round boxes need to be first assembled.

  • This makes it difficult to transport and store these huge piles of boxes on-site.

  • Further, there are empty spaces around the pizza in the square box, making it easy to lift the pizza slice.

  • The empty spaces can even be used to place chili flakes, oregano, etc.

  • Topic: Heat.

  • Why is a laboratory thermometer not used to check body temperature?

  • You have got fever.

  • Why don't you check your body temperature using a thermometer?

  • No.

  • Please don't use a laboratory thermometer.

  • You won't be able to get the correct reading.

  • Why don't you try another one?

  • This is called a Clinical thermometer.

  • A clinical thermometer is different from a laboratory thermometer.

  • Seems like you have made your choice.

  • A clinical thermometer has a kink.

  • When we check our body temperature.

  • The kink present in it prevents the mercury from falling back down.

  • Thus helping the thermometer to hold the temperature recorded by it and giving us an accurate reading.

  • Now, in a laboratory thermometer, this kink is absent.

  • This is because a laboratory thermometer is meant to measures immediate temperature.

  • Hence, after recording our body temperature, until we check it, the mercury will fall.

  • Thus not giving us an accurate reading.

  • Topic: Anaerobic respiration.

  • What is the cause of muscle cramps?

  • Excess sleep.

  • No.

  • Respiration is a process in which the cells of our body produce energy.

  • Normally, our cells respire aerobically.

  • In this process

  • The glucose with the help of oxygen is completely broken down.

  • To produce energy, water and carbon dioxide.

  • Is this energy then used for all our activities?

  • Indeed.

  • However, during heavy exercise, our body cannot deliver enough oxygen to the cells of our muscles.

  • Hence, in such situations anaerobic respiration helps us to produce some energy temporarily.

  • Thus continue our work.

  • In anaerobic respiration

  • The glucose is partially broken down in the absence of oxygen.

  • To produce comparatively less amount of energy and a waste product called lactic acid.

  • Now, one of the most prominent reasons for the muscle cramps is the accumulation of this lactic acid.

  • Why is glass transparent?

  • Give me minimum 5 years to unravel its mystery.

  • Alright.

  • Now listen.

  • Any substance is said to be transparent.

  • When particles of visible light called photons are not absorbed by the substance.

  • Thus, they easily pass through the substance.

  • However, if the photons get absorbed, then the substance is said to be opaque.

  • But why do some substances absorb photons while others don't?

  • Whether a substance will absorb the photons or not.

  • Depends upon the gaps present in between the orbits of electrons of that substance.

  • If the gaps in a substance are small.

  • Then the electrons of that substance are able to absorb the photons.

  • Which pass through those gaps, making the substance opaque.

  • However, in glass, the gaps are big.

  • Hence, most of the photons do not get absorbed.

  • They easily pass through those gaps, making glass transparent.

  • What is arthritis?

  • It is a chemical formed by mixing Hydrochloric acid and Sulfuric acid.

  • Dude, from where do you get such ideas?

  • To explain arthritis, we need to first understand what a joint is.

  • A joint is a place where two bones meet.

  • When there is inflammation, swelling or pain in one or more joints, then it is termed as arthritis.

  • The cause of arthritis depends upon the type of arthritis.

  • Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder.

  • In this disorder, our immune cells mistakenly start attacking the tissue surrounding a joint.

  • Thus, damage it.

  • This leads to inflammation, swelling and pain in the joint.

  • Osteoarthritis occurs when the cartilage that cushions the ends of bones in a joint.

  • Gradually breaks down and wears away.

  • As a result, the bones begin to rub against each other.

  • Causing swelling and pain in that joint.1 00:00:01,900 --> 00:00:04,320 It's AumSum Time

  • Why are pizza boxes square?

  • Because square is what's in right now.

  • No.

  • Even though pizzas are round, square boxes are preferred.

  • Why?

  • This is because a square box is made using just a single, cardboard, sheet.

  • While a round box requires several sheets, that need to be joined together using special machinery.

  • So, it is cheaper and simpler to make square boxes.

  • As square boxes can be easily assembled on-site.

  • They are transported in the form of flat cardboard sheets, easily stacked on one another.

  • However, round boxes need to be first assembled.

  • This makes it difficult to transport and store these huge piles of boxes on-site.

  • Further, there are empty spaces around the pizza in the square box, making it easy to lift the pizza slice.

  • The empty spaces can even be used to place chili flakes, oregano, etc.

  • Topic: Heat.

  • Why is a laboratory thermometer not used to check body temperature?

  • You have got fever.

  • Why don't you check your body temperature using a thermometer?

  • No.

  • Please don't use a laboratory thermometer.

  • You won't be able to get the correct reading.

  • Why don't you try another one?

  • This is called a Clinical thermometer.

  • A clinical thermometer is different from a laboratory thermometer.

  • Seems like you have made your choice.

  • A clinical thermometer has a kink.

  • When we check our body temperature.

  • The kink present in it prevents the mercury from falling back down.

  • Thus helping the thermometer to hold the temperature recorded by it and giving us an accurate reading.

  • Now, in a laboratory thermometer, this kink is absent.

  • This is because a laboratory thermometer is meant to measures immediate temperature.

  • Hence, after recording our body temperature, until we check it, the mercury will fall.

  • Thus not giving us an accurate reading.

  • Topic: Anaerobic respiration.

  • What is the cause of muscle cramps?

  • Excess sleep.

  • No.

  • Respiration is a process in which the cells of our body produce energy.

  • Normally, our cells respire aerobically.

  • In this process

  • The glucose with the help of oxygen is completely broken down.

  • To produce energy, water and carbon dioxide.

  • Is this energy then used for all our activities?

  • Indeed.

  • However, during heavy exercise, our body cannot deliver enough oxygen to the cells of our muscles.

  • Hence, in such situations anaerobic respiration helps us to produce some energy temporarily.

  • Thus continue our work.

  • In anaerobic respiration

  • The glucose is partially broken down in the absence of oxygen.

  • To produce comparatively less amount of energy and a waste product called lactic acid.

  • Now, one of the most prominent reasons for the muscle cramps is the accumulation of this lactic acid.

  • Why is glass transparent?

  • Give me minimum 5 years to unravel its mystery.

  • Alright.

  • Now listen.

  • Any substance is said to be transparent.

  • When particles of visible light called photons are not absorbed by the substance.

  • Thus, they easily pass through the substance.

  • However, if the photons get absorbed, then the substance is said to be opaque.

  • But why do some substances absorb photons while others don't?

  • Whether a substance will absorb the photons or not.

  • Depends upon the gaps present in between the orbits of electrons of that substance.

  • If the gaps in a substance are small.

  • Then the electrons of that substance are able to absorb the photons.

  • Which pass through those gaps, making the substance opaque.

  • However, in glass, the gaps are big.

  • Hence, most of the photons do not get absorbed.

  • They easily pass through those gaps, making glass transparent.

  • What is arthritis?

  • It is a chemical formed by mixing Hydrochloric acid and Sulfuric acid.

  • Dude, from where do you get such ideas?

  • To explain arthritis, we need to first understand what a joint is.

  • A joint is a place where two bones meet.

  • When there is inflammation, swelling or pain in one or more joints, then it is termed as arthritis.

  • The cause of arthritis depends upon the type of arthritis.

  • Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder.

  • In this disorder, our immune cells mistakenly start attacking the tissue surrounding a joint.

  • Thus, damage it.

  • This leads to inflammation, swelling and pain in the joint.

  • Osteoarthritis occurs when the cartilage that cushions the ends of bones in a joint.

  • Gradually breaks down and wears away.

  • As a result, the bones begin to rub against each other.

  • Causing swelling and pain in that joint.

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    AumSum posted on 2019/04/08
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