So the chromatic scale is not really the apotheosis of musical description; it's a convenient way to tune pianos.
Yes, yes, yes!
Experienced choral singers know that an F sharp is actually different from G flat, but that’s another thing altogether.
For example, recursion is often be appropriate when working through some sort of data structure.
Yes, traversing or pretty-printing a Lua table (which may contain tables itself) is commonly needed and should be easy enough for a beginners’ class
Iff you use Lua of course.
One macro command was
BootChess vs1K ZX Chess
Probably a bit like watching snails race, but snail-races can get interesting.
Think about the fallout if Deutsche Bank hired a database administrator with prior convictions for banking fraud, only to see that employee steal 100 million from the bank.
The Global Financial Crisis showed that banks and financial service companies are full of crooks clever enough not to get caught. So having prior convictions would be a red flag for them.
Moving gradually to driverless cars by giving the human less and less to do is a bad idea. It’ll just be more temptation to check their iPhone, whereas if the car is doing the driving they can do what they like.
Peppers can vary greatly in heat. I read recently some farmers talking about their peppers. They said that one pepper in ten would cause serious pain, and the others were significantly milder.
Apparently the local university rugby club would take their new recruits there for a machismo initiation. That would have been fun to watch.