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[WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby WiZ » Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:50 pm

Dunedin is the city with the lowest average income in New Zealand. A visiting sociology lecturer from an Australian university concluded that there was a shortage of food and the people were going hungry. He was incorrect, but what led him to this conclusion?

Situation is FMOI, but all underlying facts are established and checked.
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby Earnest » Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:05 am

Did he base on statistical evidences(per capita income...) or from something he saw? Is Dunedin a big city? Have the inhabitant of Dunedin some habits in matter of food/nutrition? Did he base his thesis on some typical dish of the city? Did he see someone going hungry? Did he see someone that was very skinny? Is there just a town called Dunedin and he came in the right town am I correct? Did he report it in an official document? Was it a scientifical conclusion or did he just tell it confidentially for instance after having received a small portion of a dish? Are different uses and costumes between Australia and New Zealand relevant? Can we assume that he concluded it as soon as he arrived in the city even without having visited any of the places? If not did he visit a pub? A restaurant? The city hall? A lab? Did he just walk on the streets?
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby WiZ » Tue Jun 05, 2018 9:19 pm

Did he base on statistical evidences(per capita income...) no or from something he saw? yes Is Dunedin a big city? 130,000 people Have the inhabitant of Dunedin some habits in matter of food/nutrition? yes! Did he base his thesis on some typical dish of the city? no Did he see someone going hungry? no Did he see someone that was very skinny? not relevantly Is there just a town called Dunedin and he came in the right town am I correct? correct Did he report it in an official document? irrelevant Was it a scientifical conclusion no or did he just tell it confidentially for instance after having received a small portion of a dish? closer to this, although this is also incorrect Are different uses and costumes between Australia and New Zealand relevant? I presume you mean 'customs', as the only real difference in costumes between AUS and NZ are the colours on our sporting uniforms. Different customs are yesishly relevant Can we assume that he concluded it as soon as he arrived in the city even without having visited any of the places? no If not did he visit a pub? A restaurant? The city hall? A lab? not relevantly to all, but explore Did he just walk on the streets? no
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby Balin » Wed Jun 06, 2018 7:05 pm

Did he see something throughout the city? Once? Multiple times? Did he see something food-related? Grocery shopping relevant?
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Postby WiZ » Wed Jun 06, 2018 9:10 pm

Did he see something throughout the city? yes Once? no Multiple times? yes Did he see something food-related? yes Grocery shopping relevant? yesish
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Postby Earnest » Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:27 am

Street food relevant? Is the habit of wrapping up leftovers (hope it is clear...I mean food leftovers) relevant? Did he notice a way to reuse food/spare on food that was typical of that place? Did he visit a particular place? A building? Was there a sort of celebration? A day in which an event was celebrated concerning the shortage of food in an historical period? Relevant the way inhabitants were dressed up? Is it something related to traditional kitchen? Dishes? To the place where the food is bought? To markets? Has Dunedin relevantly a port? Did he saw something concerning the supplying of food? Fishing? Hunting? Others? Concerning the making of dishes? The conservation of food? (E.g
Absence of fridges/difficulties with electricity...) Did he confuse a custom of the town with a difficulty? If so is the custom part of the traditions/releigion/culture of the town? Is it something the inhabitant of the city do every day of the year? ...did he visit the muslim wuarter and it was ramadan?

Food waste relevant? E.g. people throwing food...
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby WiZ » Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:22 pm

Street food relevant? no Is the habit of wrapping up leftovers (hope it is clear...I mean food leftovers) relevant? no Did he notice a way to reuse food/spare on food that was typical of that place? no Did he visit a particular place? A particular sort of place, yes A building? these places were in buildings, yes Was there a sort of celebration? no A day in which an event was celebrated concerning the shortage of food in an historical period? no Relevant the way inhabitants were dressed up? Yes, somewhat indirectly Is it something related to traditional kitchen? yes Dishes? no To the place where the food is bought? no To markets? no Has Dunedin relevantly a port? no (although it does irrelevantly have one) Did he saw something concerning the supplying of food? no Fishing? Hunting? Others? n/a to all Concerning the making of dishes? no The conservation of food? yes! (E.g
Absence of fridges/difficulties with electricity...) very much along these lines Did he confuse a custom of the town with a difficulty? yope! If so is the custom part of the traditions yesish/releigion no/culture yes of the town? Is it something the inhabitant of the city do every day of the year? not every day, but for many of them ...did he visit the muslim wuarter and it was ramadan? no

Food waste relevant? no E.g. people throwing food... ...at the sociologist? Heh. No :)
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby Earnest » Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:46 am

Conservation of : fresh foods? Vegetables and fruit? Is salt relevant? Preservatives relevant? Do all types of food avoid the presence of preservatives? Is agriculture relevant? Like they avoid chemicals on fruit and vegetables? Conservation of fish and meat relevant?
Did they use an alternative way to preserve food? Conservation = avoid that the food expire? Food in general?
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby irishelk » Sun Jun 10, 2018 12:05 pm

Were the inhabitants eating something that appeared rotten? Something that the sociologist would never eat, or would not consider food?

Sorry if this was already answered, but is one particular food relevant? A method of preparation? Does a certain NZ food need to be aged? Cooked in a certain way? Cleaned in a certain way? Stored in a certain way? Buried?
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Postby WiZ » Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:46 pm

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Conservation of : fresh foods? Vegetables and fruit? yes to both, although not exclusively Is salt relevant? Preservatives relevant? Do all types of food avoid the presence of preservatives? no to these Is agriculture relevant? Like they avoid chemicals on fruit and vegetables? no to both Conservation of fish and meat relevant? no
Did they use an alternative way to preserve food? yes Conservation = avoid that the food expire? yes Food in general? no

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Were the inhabitants eating something that appeared rotten? no Something that the sociologist would never eat, or would not consider food? no

Sorry if this was already answered, but is one particular food relevant? no A method of preparation? no Does a certain NZ food need to be aged? Cooked in a certain way? Cleaned in a certain way? Stored in a certain way? Buried? no/irrel to all
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby Earnest » Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:55 am

Was him able to see fresh food? Do inhabitants actually eat fresh food? Do they keep fresh food in just one building? Are boxes relevant? Did the sociologist expect to see something relevant? A tool to preserv foods? Boxes? Had he gone in a supermarket, woukd he have noticed the absence of something relevantly? Would he have concluded that there was shortage of food?

Conservation if food = did the inhabitant have the tools/technology to avoid the food to expire? Is the "conservational lack" mainly in the transporttion of food? In doing something that accelerate the expiration of the food? In doing somethibg tgat apparently contaminates the food? In not consuming the food? In consuming it with the wrong timing?

Do the inhabitants know the expiration date of products? Is the production of food relevant there? Do inhabitants attempt to preserve food?
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby WiZ » Mon Jun 11, 2018 8:52 pm

Was him able to see fresh food? Possibly (he may have seen fruit in a bowl, for instance) Do inhabitants actually eat fresh food? yes Do they keep fresh food in just one building? yes Are boxes relevant? no Did the sociologist expect to see something relevant? yes A tool to preserv foods? no Boxes? no Had he gone in a supermarket, woukd he have noticed the absence of something relevantly? no Would he have concluded that there was shortage of food? no - good questions

Conservation if food = did the inhabitant have the tools/technology to avoid the food to expire? yes, BUT... Is the "conservational lack" mainly in the transporttion of food? no In doing something that accelerate the expiration of the food? no In doing somethibg tgat apparently contaminates the food? no In not consuming the food? no In consuming it with the wrong timing? no

Do the inhabitants know the expiration date of products? yes Is the production of food relevant there? no Do inhabitants attempt to preserve food? yes
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Re: [WiZ] Another New Zealand Puzzle

Postby Earnest » Tue Jun 12, 2018 7:07 am

Did he go to a lab? Are animals relevant? Did the sociologist expect to see sonething present in supermarkets? Cooler?

Conservation if food = did the inhabitant have the tools/technology to avoid the food to expire? yes, BUT...--> relevant how far the building where fresh food is from where the inhabitants live? Is energy saving relevant? Respect for environment? Electricity? Do they preserve food as their ancestors did? With an ancient method? In a wood building?

Building where he went = lab? Something for food conservation? A warehouse? The city hall? A place related to food directly? A place where there was food? A certain type of food? Just fresh food? Also expired food? Did they use expired food to preserve fresh food (maybe stupid but consider it a WAG)?
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