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Only People Who Work In A Lab Will Find This "Would You Rather" Quiz Hard

Don't try any of these things at home.

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    Have to run an experiment for a day that needs checking on every two hours.
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    Have to run an experiment that lasts a week but only needs checking every eight hours.
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    Have to run an experiment for a day that needs checking on every two hours.
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    Have to run an experiment that lasts a week but only needs checking every eight hours.
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    Be able to wear sandals in the lab on the hottest days of the year, but also have to wear them on the coldest.
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    Always wear boots in the lab, even on the hottest day of the year.
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    Be able to wear sandals in the lab on the hottest days of the year, but also have to wear them on the coldest.
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    Always wear boots in the lab, even on the hottest day of the year.
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    Eat in the lab.
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    Open the lab door with gloves on.
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    Eat in the lab.
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    Open the lab door with gloves on.
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    Fill out a thousand COSHH forms.
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    Wash a thousand conical flasks.
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    Fill out a thousand COSHH forms.
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    Wash a thousand conical flasks.
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    Share a lab with someone who never does their washing up.
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    Share a lab with someone who has the exact opposite taste in music to you.
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    Share a lab with someone who never does their washing up.
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    Share a lab with someone who has the exact opposite taste in music to you.
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    Have to clear out the lab fridge.
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    Have to eat a food item of unknown age from the lab fridge.
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    Have to clear out the lab fridge.
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    Have to eat a food item of unknown age from the lab fridge.
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    Have a really great student in your lab who knows exactly what they're doing, but always gets in five minutes before you and steals all your best equipment.
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    Have a really terrible student who has no clue what they're doing, but respects which bits of equipment belong to you.
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    Have a really great student in your lab who knows exactly what they're doing, but always gets in five minutes before you and steals all your best equipment.
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    Have a really terrible student who has no clue what they're doing, but respects which bits of equipment belong to you.
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    Never wear a lab coat in the lab.
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    Wear a lab coat instead of a normal coat everywhere you go.
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    Never wear a lab coat in the lab.
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    Wear a lab coat instead of a normal coat everywhere you go.
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    Be locked out of your lab for a week.
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    Be locked inside your lab for a week.
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    Be locked out of your lab for a week.
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    Be locked inside your lab for a week.

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