Quick Quiz: Find Out Your Historical Collaboration Quotient

The Sum Is Greater Than the Parts

Project Gutenberg logo

Collaborations can create more than the sum of their parts. Different contributions can create a synergy that can make or accomplish a

Titanic structure by DFoerster on Wikipedia Commons

result that none of the parts could individually – and often far quicker and far better than an individual. And sometimes there is no way an individual entity could accomplish the project or goal, or make the discovery.

In this quick quiz you can collaborate with Bright Hub to test yourself.

Find Your Collaboration Quotient

Opps, Quiz engine needs updating…

References

  • Project Gutenberg http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Gutenberg:The_History_and_Philosophy_of_Project_Gutenberg_by_Michael_Hart
  • image Titanic Structure by DFoerster on Wikipedia Commons CC-SA http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Titanic_structure.svg

    image Project Gutenberg logo from screenshot of Project Gutenberg Home page by Author on 10/30/2011

    image Teheran Conference – the Big Three – Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/96522736/

  • Sydney Opera House http://www.gids.nl/sydney/opera.html
  • Transcontinental railroad http://bushong.net/dawn/about/college/ids100/history.shtml
  • Apple founder history http://www.atariarchives.org/deli/homebrew_and_how_the_apple.php
  • Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:About
  • Jules Verne http://www.online-literature.com/verne/
  • Titanic http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/titanic/index.shtml
  • Watson & Crick on DNA http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/2804545.stm
  • WWW http://www.w3.org/People/Berners-Lee/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *