The Big Bang Theory: Chess Clock
00:01:18 - 00:03:06

Since both he and Sheldon are having separate conversations with each other, Leonard decides to use a chess clock so that each person has the opportunity to present his dilemma and get advice from the other person. Sheldon does not respect the rules and tries to hog all of the advice time for himself.

Public Discussion Questions


  1. How is Sheldon showing that he's not listening?
  2. Do you have someone that doesn't listen to you? If so, how does it make you feel?

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  • Common Core State Standards
    Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions (e.g., gaining the floor in respectful ways, listening to o...
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    Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions (e.g., gaining the floor in respectful ways, listening to o...

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Public Pause Prompts


Start Time Prompt Timing Length
01:30 Leonard suggests 2 things during each person's 5 minutes of talking. One is a statement. What was... Timed 00:10
01:54 Did Sheldon follow Leonard's suggestion of proper responses? Explain Timed 01:00

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