• BiCycles, TriCycles and Quad Cycles?

    Big rubbing of the fur the wrong way with me: A Bicycle has two wheels - it is called a Bike. (Bi - two) A Tricycle has three wheels - it is called a Trike. (Tri - three) A Quadcycle has four wheels - it is called a Quad. (Quad - four) So tell me, why do so many numpties call a four wheeled vehicle, (ie. A Quad) by the abreviation for a two... show more
    Big rubbing of the fur the wrong way with me: A Bicycle has two wheels - it is called a Bike. (Bi - two) A Tricycle has three wheels - it is called a Trike. (Tri - three) A Quadcycle has four wheels - it is called a Quad. (Quad - four) So tell me, why do so many numpties call a four wheeled vehicle, (ie. A Quad) by the abreviation for a two wheeled vehicle? We don't have 'Trikebikes' do we? So why are so many illiterates calling Quads - 'Quadbikes'? I asked my local motorcycle distributor and he said they are called 'Quads', not 'quadbikes'. So did the English teacher at the local school. Open to the floor:
    5 answers · Other - Cars & Transportation · 1 decade ago
  • Does anyone kow an efficient virus remover? my PC has slowed down a lot. I run AVG and Zonealarm.?

    Win 98 - Intel 2.0ghz CPU - 256 Mb RAM
    Win 98 - Intel 2.0ghz CPU - 256 Mb RAM
    11 answers · Security · 1 decade ago