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100

The time in which people started using machines instead of tools.

The Industrial Revolution

100

A person who betrays someone (t)

traitor

100

The monster in the Gateway Arch

Chimera

100

In "The Two Brothers", they found mysterious directions written on a _____________.

stone

100

 I have legs but cannot walk, what am I?

A chair/A table

200

The name of the world's first railroad train. (that had a funny name)

Rocket

200

Cheap seats in a sports arena (b)

bleachers

200

What did Percy to with Medusa's head?

He mailed it to Olympus

200

The Spanish word for "Grandpa"

Abuelito

200

What can jump higher than a building?

Anything (buildings don't jump)

300

The Cherokee trip where they were forced to leave their homes and move west, resulting in 4,000 of them dying.

The Trail of Tears

300

To practice (r)

rehearse

300

Where did the woman's voice in the river tell Percy to go?

Santa Monica

300

In "Dirk the Protector", what was the boy's job?

Setting pins in the bowling alley

300

How many months of the year have 28 days?

All of them

400

The old head of the German government.

Kaiser

400

To go around, to avoid (c)

circumvent

400

The sports team on Athena's magical cap

The Yankees

400

How did Dirk get his name?

The boy read a detective novel with a tough guy named Dirk.

400

You’re running a race and at the very end, you pass the person in 2nd place. What place did you finish the race in?

2nd

500

The original natives to Australia.

Aborigines

500

Very beautiful, visually attractive (p)

picturesque

500

The Ancient Greek name of Percy's sword

Anaklusmos

500

Explain "A Bird in the Hand is Worth Two in the Bush"

It's better to hold onto something one has already than to risk losing it by trying to attain something better.

500

There are 3 apples in the basket and you take away 2. How many apples do you have now?

You have 2 apples. You took away 2 apples and left 1 in the basket.

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