Bitcoin is as different as it gets. For most people its a hard concept to grasp your mind about. And if we go into technicalities then it becomes very complex.
Hence my humble suggestion is to be more tolerant of basic questions. Some Ideas: If a simple question irritates, then its better to stay silent than scare the noob away. Link to r/BitcoinBeginners . Considerate tone instead of fud. Quote relevant portion from link helps greatly.
Its something I have been guilty of in the past in some other forums.
We need more people to join the revolution!