The Architecture Puzzler
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Architecture Puzzler #153
How much change in width would you expect to see in a 1-inch x 8-inch x 10-foot (25- by 200- by 3050-millimeter) board when the relative humidity changes from 25 to 85 percent?
(a) 1/8 inch (3.18 millimeters)
(b) 1/4 inch (6.35 millimeters)
(c) no significant amount
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The quote, "A man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life," is attributed to Louis Kahn, Frank Lloyd Wright, Winston Churchill, or Muhammad Ali?
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Or when humidity plummets?