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What are the dates of the rebellions in Quebec?

1837-38

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Who were the rebellions against?

The British

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What are the two functions of a gear?

Speed and direction of a force.

100

What two parts of physics are used to make turning a bolt with a wrench easier?

Force and length of the handle

100

What two places in the world are experiencing volcanoes today?

Iceland / St-Vincent

200
Who was the leader of the French rebellion?

L.-J. Papineau

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How many "resolutions" did Papineau demand?

92

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Which has more rotations per minute (RPM) a small gear or a big one?

Small

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Where would you find a rack and pinion gear?

In a steering mechanism in a car, a machine that has limits of movement.

200

How old was Prince Philip?

99

300

Who was the leader of the English Rebellions?

William Lyon Mackenzie

300

How many resolutions did the British agree to?

10

300

What is the point of having multiple gears on a bike?

To make pedalling easier

300

What is the formula for torque?

T=FD (torque equals force X distance)

300

Who is the President of the United States? What is his wife's name?

Joseph Biden / Jill

400

Where is upper Canada?

Ontario

400

What happened to the rebels in the end? (3 things)

They were jailed, hanged, exiled

400

What is a clutch in a car?

A peddle (foot) operated mechanism that allows the transmission to shift gears.

400

Which way do you turn a bolt to loosen it?

Left (Righty-tighty, lefty-loosey) 

400

What is said to be the cause of Tiger Wood's accident?

Speed

500

Where is Lower Canada?

Quebec

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Who came from England to settle things down after the rebellions? What did he suggest?

Lord Durham. Unite the two Canadas

500

What is the function of a water auger?

To move water from one place to another - usually against gravity (uphill).

500

A ratio of 20:5 can be reduced to ...

4:1

500

What is your academic goal for this year and what will you do in April, May and June to achieve it?

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