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Offline constant thinker

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Mistake in Forum Rules and Policy
« on: June 26, 2006, 09:16:34 PM »
I accidentally hit it, but I noticed the last line reads, "Notes: Moderators may ammend this policy in their repective forums."

Now last I checked "repective" is not a word, but respective is. Also, it's amend not ammend. ;)
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Re: Mistake in Forum Rules and Policy
« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2006, 10:07:04 PM »
Well noticed! ;)

Also in rule 3, "offenses" is spelt offences.

There are probably a few more mistakes but that's all I can see for now.

It is also funny how in rule 2, the number of homework questions not allowed to be listed is specifically 5 or 6!

Chemists are such perfectionists. ::)

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Re: Mistake in Forum Rules and Policy
« Reply #2 on: June 26, 2006, 10:11:20 PM »
oh-yeah. ;)
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Re: Mistake in Forum Rules and Policy
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2006, 02:30:04 AM »
Corrected!
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