The Whole Shooting Match

STOP NOW if you haven’t taken the Strike a Match Quiz! *

Uh, actually all kinds of people can enroll at DCTC, but only you know if a real-world technical college is for you.Uh, actually all kinds of people can enroll at DCTC, but only you know if a state-of-the-science technical college is for you.Uh, actually all kinds of people can enroll at DCTC, but only you know if a jobs-are-job-one technical college is for you.

Here are the answers. But first a word or two about life on other planets. Let’s take a look at OGLE-2005-BLG-390Lb, a “super-Earth” running around in the constellation Scorpius somewhere near the center of the Milky Way, which, according to many scientists, is our home galaxy. What do we know about OGLE? Right up front, we need to point out that OGLE does not appear to meet and greet the ingredients required to support life as we know it. Well, that’s a bummer.

Let’s move on to MOA-2009-BLG-387Lb, a gas giant orbiting a red dwarf in—hold up, my boss is yelling at me to get on with the quiz answers. So here goes…

  1. Nanoscience Technology
    Zeiss Axio Lab.A1 Microscope
  2. GM ASEP
    2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS
  3. Landscape Horticulture
    The Ravers® Cherry Frost™ | African Daisy | Arctotis hybrid
  4. Welding Technology
    Compressed oxygen for Victor Cutting Machine
  5. Wood Finishing Technology
    Lyre back chair inspired by Duncan Phyfe, leading American furniture maker of the 19th century
  6. Networking Administration
    Dell application server in DCTC climate-controlled server room
  7. Railroad Conductor Technology
    Flatbed railcar and Trackmobile on Rosemount campus live railway track
  8. Medical Assistant
    Michael/Michele, the best practices toddler for Medical Assistant students
  9. Visual Art & Design
    Paints and brushes for oil and watercolor | Artwork by Kristin Olson
  10. Auto Body Collision Technology
    Dodge Ram 1500 pickup with bumps and bruises
  11. Heavy Construction Equipment Technology
    Komatsu PC200LC Excavator
  12. Accounting
    Casio HR-100TM 12 Digits Printing Desktop Calculator
  13. Dental Assistant
    StarSmilez Educational Character
  14. Exercise and Sport Science
    Matrix Strength Training Station
  15. Electrical Lineworker
    Freightliner Digger Derrick with Altec auger
* Firefighting photo courtesy of Bokske
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