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The Associate Director of Academic Success

Who is Ms. Katie?

100

the writer of Hamlet, Romeo & Juliet, and Macbeth

Who is William Shakespeare?

100

bringing two or more numbers (or things) together to make a new total.

What is addition?

100
famous scientist who came up with the theory that E=mc2

Who is Albert Einstein?

100

The 16th president of the United States

Who is Abraham Lincoln?

200
An ACT Prep company that will prepare CYC students for the ACT

What is MasteryPrep?

200

a part of speech that tells you the relationship between the other words in a sentence (e.g. in, out, to, for, from)

What is a preposition?

200

An angle whose measure is more than 0but less than 90°

What is an acute angle?

200

the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass.

What is gravity?

200

a severe worldwide economic depression between 1929 and 1939 that began after a major fall in stock prices in the United States.

What is the Great Depression?

300

An online free program that gives tutoring in math, science, and college counseling.

What is Upchieve?

300

a figurative language technique in which one attributes human characteristics to non-living objects.

What is personification?

300

the middle value in a set of data

What is median?

300

the most common element in the universe

What is hydrogen?

300

the acquisition of the territory of Louisiana by the United States from the French First Republic in 1803.

What is the Louisiana Purchase?

400

An tutoring company from NY that offers free limited one-on-one tutoring for CYC students

What is Tutoring Associates?

400

born in North Carolina, this famous short story author wrote "The Gift of the Magi"

Who is O. Henry?

400

a theorem about the geometry of the sides of a right triangle, usually written: a2 + b2 = c2

What is the Pythagorean theorem?

400

the most popular scientific theory of how the universe began

What is the Big Bang theory?

400

the assassinator of John F. Kennedy

Who is Lee Harvey Oswald?

500

Online platform that helps boost writing/grammar skills

What is Quill?

500
Book with the opening line: "It was a pleasure to burn."

What is Fahrenheit 451?

500

a number that cannot be written in the form of simple fractions

What is an irrational number?

500

the process by which a cell replicates its chromosomes and then segregates them, producing two identical nuclei in preparation for cell division.

What is mitosis?

500

a major political scandal in the United States involving the administration of U.S. President Richard Nixon from 1972 to 1974 that led to Nixon's resignation.

What is the Watergate Scandal?

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