Why are flags flown at half mast?

Answer Observing the rules for displaying a flag, such as the U.S. flag, are not just social customs; federal law backs many flag traditions. Flying flags at half-mast is reserved for special occasions.Id... Read More »

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Why are Australian flags half way down today?

Former politician Frank Walker passed away,I guess that's why.Edit: BTW,the correct term is half mast.

If you cut a worm in half, throw one half on one side of the lawn, and one half on the other. . .?

I have drunk half of my tea.. is it half empty or half full?

In the situation you describe, your cup is half empty. I believe "half empty or half full" is determined by the situation of the happening. I mean, if you are adding liquid or something to the cu... Read More »

What type of front is formed when a cool air mass displaces a warm air mass?

Fronts occur where two different air masses meet. When cool air displaces warm air, it's called a cold front. Cold fronts are able to keep up their intensity over great distances and tend to bring ... Read More »