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How many degrees are there in a circle?

360

100

What are the three states of matter?

Solid, liquid, and gas

100

a word that describes the traits, qualities, or number of a noun.

100

Who is the 16th president of the US?

Abraham Lincoln
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Who refused to move her seat on a Montgomery bus-this act started a movement (bus boycott, lawsuit against segregated public transportation!)

Rosa Parks

100

The “pay it forward” system is a good example of how we can use exponents. What is 3^3?

a. 3 x 3 = 9

b. 3 x 3 x 3 = 27

c. 3 + 3 = 6

d. 3 + 3 + 3 = 9

B

200

What does equivalent mean in math?

The same as or equal to

200

Which planet has the most moons?

Jupiter

200

What does scalding mean?

Hot or scorching

200

What is the name of the time period after the Civil War?

Reconstruction

200

Yes/No (and Explain)

In Basketball, can you score 4 points with a single possession?

Yes! A made three pointer and a foul shot.

200

What scientist/mathematician/genius are the bobble-heads supposed to be?

a. Thomas Edison

b. Albert Einstein

c. Isaac Newton

d. Benedict Cumberbach

B: Albert Einstein

300

Find the missing value.

5x = 125

x = 25

300

When liquid water is in a solid form what is it?

ice

300

Hints an author gives to help define an unknown word

Context Clues

300

What continent do we live on?

North America

300

What movie did we watch yesterday?

Emperor's New Groove

300

When they were discussing percentages, 67% came up on the screen. Which of these fractions is approximately 67%?

a. 1/3

b. 3/5

c. 8/5

d. 2/3

D: 2/3

400

Find the missing value.

5x + 5 = 130

x = 25

400

The three types of organisms are eubacteria and bacteria and _______.

Eukaryotes

400

What is Personification?

A figure of speech in which human qualities are given to non-human entities.

400

Which battle of the Civil War served as it's major turning point?

Gettysburg

400

Who is Luke Skywalker's father?

Anakin Skywalker

400

Pi is the ratio of the circumference and the _________________ of a circle.

b. Height

c. Diameter

d. Width

C: Diameter

500

What is the top number of a fraction called?

A numerator

500

Which Earth layer is made of molten metal?

Outer Core

500

What Point of View is this:

Apart from the story knows every characters thoughts?

Omniscient

500

What ocean is located next to California?

Pacific

500

What famous football player graduated from Cave Spring and was just entered into the Pro Football Hall of Fame?

Ronde Barber

500

Does the x or the y coordinate come first in an ordered pair?

a. The x coordinate

b. The y coordinate

c. Either can come first

A: X Coordinate

600

What degree is a right angle?

90 degrees

600

Name an element on the periodic table

any....

600

What is the definition of a Noun?

What is a person place, thing or idea?

600

Name the 3 of the 7 continents.

North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia

600

Who was the main villain in the Harry Potter series?

Voldemort

600

Why would it be impossible for the computer to calculate pi?

a. The computer is super old.

b. Pi is infinite (aka has no resolution).

c. The computer is lazy.

d. Computers are stupid

B: Pi is infinite (aka has no resolution).

700

What quadrilateral has opposites sides and angles that are equal and equal bisectors?

Rectangle

700

A series of organisms each dependent on the next as a source of food.

Food Chain

700

This Sentence give me Example of What:

"The Sun burns my eyes like hot sauce"

Simile

700

Which President led the US through both end of the Great Depression and WWII?

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

700

How many teeth do most adult humans have?

32

700

What 3D figure does Wall-E crush the trash into?

a. Cone

b. Cube

c. Cylinder

d. Sphere

B: Cube