The questions in Olympia relate to all areas of life. Moreover the simple questions, there are additionally “mind harm” questions that make candidates suppose. In some broadcasts, the query within the area of Biology by contestant Phan Nguyen Hong Lam (Le Loi Excessive College, Phu Yen) attracted consideration. The Olympia query has the next content material: “The cross between a donkey and a horse is a mule. What’s the title of the mule’s son?”.
Instantly after MC Diep Chi requested the query, Hong Lam instantly gave the reply “mule”, however that is an incorrect reply. After that, Dang Duong (pupil at Experimental College of Social Sciences) rang the bell to win the proper to reply the query. Reply Dang Duong replied: “Mules are incapable of giving delivery” and that is the proper reply.
Nonetheless, after receiving the factors, MC Ngoc Huy requested Dang Duong why he had this reply, however he couldn’t reply it. To reply, donkeys and horses (era F0) can provide delivery, nonetheless the offspring (era F1) of donkeys and horses are referred to as mules, however they’re largely infertile.
Earlier than that, one other Olympia query additionally attracted consideration with the content material: “How can 7 apples be divided equally amongst 8 folks?”. The contestant gave the reply “another apple” and acquired no factors. The proper reply is: “Minimize every fruit into 8 equal components, then divide equally amongst 8 folks”. After receiving the proper reply from the MC, all 4 contestants laughed, pondering that it is a not tough query however requires inventive pondering.