QUESTION 38: WHAT IS A MICROPHONE? TRUE OR FALSE?

PREPARED & PRESENTED DECEMBER 2015 BY DAVEY JAMES


Question 38 Quotes:
 
This one conundrum may have just trumped all of its predecessors for being the toughest question known to mankind.” The Independent, UK Aftab Ali
 
 “It’s not easy to stump the Internet.” “But an exam question posed to film students at Sheridan College in Oakville appears to have done just that – and gone viral in the process.” Toronto Star, Jillian Kestler-D’Amours
 
“Some commenters figured it’s just a mistake, but film studies Professor David Gray emphasizes that to think so is to underestimate the question.
It’s not a flub or a prank, but a real experiment in philosopical thought” Global News Canada
 
“One simple-sounding exam question has stumped over a million people online, and your own answer could reveal something about the way you think.” Global News Canada
 
 “Exam question that would have stumped Plato himself.” “This Is Probably The Most Ridiculous College Exam Question Ever” IFL Science
 
“World's sharpest brains would struggle to get correct answer though” Daily Mail UK
 
“Everyone else can give up on the internet today, nothing will beat this” Daily Mail UK
 
“A six word question on a film studies sound recording test has managed to succeed in doing the near impossible: stumping the Internet.” Daily News Yahoo News
 
“World's Dumbest Question Appears On Film Student's Test Paper” The Huffington Post UK