Besides 'stupid', is there another scientific or medical term used to describe one who uses part of a question to come up with an answer to that question when it's totally wrong.
I recently came across my Bible quiz booklet from Boiling Springs Christian Youth Camp 1990. I was 9 and this was my first year to attend. It was the best camp in the world...anyway. I was reviewing my scores for each days bible quiz and wanted to see what questions I missed....it was sad but very humorous what I saw. Below are word for word questions and answers that I bombed. enjoy.
Day 1 Question 5
Who else did Jesus say had been persecuted falsely?
My Answer: "Jesus"
When our light shines and men see our good deeds, who will receive the praise?
My Answer: "before men"
True or False Question 6 (still day 1)
The right thing to do with a lamp is put it on its stand so it will give light to all in the house.
My Answer: False
Fill in the blanks Question 1 (day 1)
"If salt loses its saltiness, it is no longer good for anything except to be. . . .
My Answer: "no longer good"
Day 2 Question 2
What will a man be called who breaks one of the least commandments and teaches others to do the same?
My Answer: "the great in the Kingdom of heven"
Question 3 day 2 still
If you bring a gift to the altar and remember your brother has something against you, you are to leave your gift there and do what first?
My Answer: "heave your gift there in front of the alter"
Day 3 Multiple Choice 1
But when you give to the needy, do not let your. . . [mother] [preacher] [left hand] know what your right hand is doing.
My Answer: [mother]
Question 5 Multiple Choice
"But when you fast, put oil on your head and . . . [put on clean clothes] [wash your face] [comb your hair] .
My Answer: [comb your hair]
I am proud to say that I made a 100 on the last day of Bible quiz.