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The Pimoroni "Yarr, booty!" Challenge

We're giving away £1,000 worth of our Pimoroni Shop Gift Cards between Black Friday and Cyber Monday!

Over the next four days we will post a set of challenges to Twitter. They will be a mixture of creative, coding, and maker knowledge tasks.

  • We'll tweet each challenge when it starts
  • Challenges will last for an hour unless otherwise stated
  • The winner will be the best submission or quickest submission depending on the type of challenge
  • Prizes will range from £10 gift cards up to £100 gift cards depending on the challenge
  • All answers must include the hashtag #yarrbooty
  • All answers must fit in a single tweet
  • We'll publish the winner after each challenge below
  • Judge's decision is final!

All answers must be submitted via Twitter with hashtag "#yarrbooty"

Follow us on Twitter to make sure you hear about each challenge as it starts...


Current challenge

£10 Gift Card Question: How many LEDs are there on our Unicorn HAT? http://shop.pimoroni.com/products/unicorn-hat #yarrbooty

£25 Gift Card Challenge: Make an actual Unicorn Hat and model it with panache. Extra points for blinkies #yarrbooty

This challenge ends at: 16:59 GMT

 

 

 Question Answer Winner
£10 Gift Card Question: What is this guy's name from a classic game? #yarrbooty
Zen-Chan/Bubble Buster/Bonzo/Benzo @Optimaximal
£50 Gift Card Challenge: Construct a homage to pirates in Minecraft and tweet a screenshot of it #yarrbooty @ForToffee
£10 Gift Card Question: What would be the resistor value of the German flag, read bottom to top? #yarrbooty 42ohms. Yellow, Red, Black. @ForToffee
Bonus £10 question. Sit this one out @fortoffee ;-) What would be the value of the Ethiopian flag, read top to bottom? #yarrbooty
5.4kohms. Green, Yellow, Red
@turkeywelder
£25 Gift Card Teaser: You get ONE guess and there are a series of clues. No speculation please if you guess incorrectly. #yarrbooty
Word Games: Which word can be combined with all the following words to make new ones #yarrbooty
Gift Card Clue #1: OVER #yarrbooty
Gift Card Clue #2: BACK #yarrbooty
Gift Card Clue #3: BLOOD #yarrbooty
Gift Card Clue #4: FIGURED #yarrbooty
Gift Card Clue #5: METAL JACKET #yarrbooty

FULL









@techguy92









£10 Gift Card Bonus Question: Which spherical molecule has FULL in it's name? #yarrbooty
Buckminsterfullerene (subset of fullerene) 
@geekytim
@ukscone
£10 Gift Card Question: How many LEDs are there on our Unicorn HAT? http://shop.pimoroni.com/products/unicorn-hat #yarrbooty 192 (64 * RGB)

@ForToffee
@andrewholmes

£25 Gift Card Challenge: Make an actual Unicorn Hat and model it with panache. Extra points for blinkies #yarrbooty