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1 GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY NATIONAL ACADEMIC BOWL PRELIMINARY MATCH SAMPLE ROUND 1

2 1 HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 2

3 After the ratification of the U.S. Constitution, congress convened in this city until

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6 New York City or City of New York 6

7 1B BONUS 7

8 In the early 1600s, the Dutch colonial settlement which later became New York City was know by this name. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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10 New Amsterdam 10

11 2 HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 11

12 He served the shortest term as a U.S. president for 31 days. 12

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14 He served the shortest term as a U.S. president for 31 days. 14

15 William Henry Harrison 15

16 2B BONUS 16

17 Which president delivered the longest inaugural address in U.S. history? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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19 William Henry Harrison 19

20 3 DEAF STUDIES 20

21 What year was the National Association of the Deaf founded. 21

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23 What year was the National Association of the Deaf founded. 23

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25 3B BONUS 25

26 Who is the current president of the National Association of the Deaf. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

27 27

28 Bobbie Beth Scoggins 28

29 4 GEOGRAPHY 29

30 This is a ship canal that joins the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. 30

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32 This is a ship canal that joins the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. 32

33 Panama Canal 33

34 4B BONUS 34

35 The Panama Canal was opened in which year? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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38 5 MATHEMATICS 38

39 Solve for x : 3(x - 4)=5x - 6 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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41 Solve for x : 3(x - 4)=5x - 6

42 42 -3

43 5B BONUS 43

44 Name the property of multiplication a(b+c) = ab + ac 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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46 distributive property of multiplication 46

47 6 GEOGRAPHY 47

48 This is the longest river in South America. 48

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50 This is the longest river in South America. 50

51 Amazon River 51

52 6B BONUS 52

53 This is the longest river in the world. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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55 Nile River 55

56 7 THE ARTS 56

57 Identify the American artist who created this: 57

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59 Identify the American artist who created this: 59

60 Andrew or Andy Warhol 60

61 7B BONUS 61

62 Andy Warhol was a leading figure in what visual art movement? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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64 pop art 64

65 8 LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 65

66 Book of synonyms and antonyms by English writer Dr. Peter Mark Roget 66

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68 Book of synonyms and antonyms by English writer Dr. Peter Mark Roget 68

69 Rogets Thesaurus 69

70 8B BONUS 70

71 The historical study of a particular word or element of a word. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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73 etymology 73

74 9 LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE 74

75 75 Parliamentary procedures in a book published in 1876 by U.S. Army Brigadier General Henry Martyn Robert

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77 77 Parliamentary procedures in a book published in 1876 by U.S. Army Brigadier General Henry Martyn Robert

78 78 Roberts Rules of Order

79 9B BONUS 79

80 The parliamentary procedures in Roberts Rules of Order were modeled after which legislative body? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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82 82 U.S. House of Representatives

83 10 POPULAR CULTURE, LEISURE, AND SPORTS 83

84 Reality television game show which teams up two people to race around the world in competition with other teams. 84

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86 Reality television game show which teams up two people to race around the world in competition with other teams. 86

87 The Amazing Race 87

88 10B BONUS 88

89 The Amazing Race is broadcasted on which television network? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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91 CBS 91

92 11 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 92

93 Disease the World Health Organization announced in 1979 had been wiped out? 93

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95 Disease the World Health Organization announced in 1979 had been wiped out? 95

96 smallpox 96

97 11B BONUS 97

98 What other disease has been recently wiped out? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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100 rinderpest 100

101 12 MATHEMATICS 101

102 Beth, Joel, and Ingrid are lining up for auditions for the school play. How many different ways can they line up? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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104 104 Beth, Joel, and Ingrid are lining up for auditions for the school play. How many different ways can they line up?

105 105 6 or six

106 12B BONUS 106

107 Amy is on vacation. She packed 4 T-shirts, 2 hats, and 2 pairs of shoes. How many different outfits can she make? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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109 16 outfits or sixteen outfits 109

110 13 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 110

111 What is the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their environment? 111

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113 What is the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their environment? 113

114 ecology 114

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116 A biome that is very wet and warm. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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118 rainforest 118

119 14 MATHEMATICS 119

120 Fernando drives 165 miles at a constant speed of 55 miles per hour. How many hours does he drive? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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122 122 Fernando drives 165 miles at a constant speed of 55 miles per hour. How many hours does he drive?

123 123 3 or three

124 14B BONUS 124

125 What is the formula for finding the total distance traveled? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:27

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127 d =rt 127

128 15 CURRENT EVENTS 128

129 A conservative populist social movement which is also an acronym for Taxed Enough Already. 129

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131 A conservative populist social movement which is also an acronym for Taxed Enough Already. 131

132 Tea Party movement 132

133 15B BONUS 133

134 Name this flag. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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136 Gadsden Flag 136

137 END OF ROUND 1 137

138 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:17 Break Timer 0:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:270:320:330:340:350:360:370:380:400:410:480:490:500:460:450:440:430:420:470:390:310:510:560:551:000:590:580:540:530:520:571:021:031:041:051:061:071:081:101:111:181:191:201:161:151:141:131:121:171:091:011:211:261:251:301:291:281:241:231:221:271:321:331:341:351:361:371:381:401:411:481:491:501:461:451:441:431:421:471:391:311:511:561:552:001:591:581:541:531:521:57

139 WABL MATCH #4 ROUND 2 139

140 QUESTION 1 140

141 Edmond Rostands character Cyrano de Bergerac pines for a woman, but cannot get her love because of what? a. his big head b. his big ears c. his big chin d. his big nose 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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143 d. or his big nose 143

144 QUESTION 2 144

145 Which U.S. President is on the 20 dollar bill? ? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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147 147 Andrew Jackson

148 QUESTION 3 148

149 In Greek and Roman mythology, which word derived from the Greek for round-eyed or wheel- eyed, is used to designate any of a race of giants with only one eye in the middle of the forehead? 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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151 Cyclops 151

152 QUESTION 4 152

153 Which statement is not true when a = -6 and b = -6? a. a = b b. a > 0 c. a > b d. 0 > b 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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155 a. or a = b 155

156 QUESTION 5 156

157 In 2008, this U.S. government program used Treasury funds to stabilize the subprime mortgage crisis of a. Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 b. Public Law c. Troubled Asset Relief Program d. Reconstruction Finance Program 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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159 c. or Troubled Asset Relief Program 159

160 QUESTION 6 160

161 Name the canal that connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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163 163 Suez Canal

164 QUESTION 7 164

165 A military ban on gays and lesbians which was overturned by a federal judge on September 9, 2010? a. Conscription Policy b. Dont Ask, Dont Tell c. Posse Comitatus Act d. Conduct Unbecoming 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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167 b. or Dont Ask, Dont Tell 167

168 QUESTION 8 168

169 The rear portion of the brain which is associated with interpreting visual stimuli? a. occipital lobe b. parietal lobe c. temporal lobe d. frontal lobe 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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171 a. or occipital lobe 171

172 QUESTION 9 172

173 How many planets are in our solar system? a. 6 b. 7 c. 8 d. 9 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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175 c. or 8 175

176 QUESTION

177 Convert 0°C to Fahrenheit? a. 0°F b. °F c. 32°F d. 54°F 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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179 c. or 32°F 179

180 QUESTION

181 Which data has the greatest mean? a. 3, 5, 0, 1, 4, 6 b. 4, 1, 1, 1, 7, 2 c. 1, 8, 0, 5, 2, 2 d. 1, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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183 a. or 3, 5, 0, 1, 4, 6 183

184 QUESTION

185 Identify the artist who created this: 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

186 186

187 Daniel Chester French (Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet and Alice Cogswell) 187

188 QUESTION

189 The U.S. Navy uses this island in Puerto Rico as a bombing range and testing ground. a. Guantanamo b. Vieques c. Guadalcanal d. Whidbey 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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191 b. or Vieques 191

192 QUESTION

193 The body of water that the Colorado River empties into. a. Gulf of Mexico b. Gulf of Tonkin c. Pacific Ocean d. Gulf of California 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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195 d. or Gulf of California 195

196 QUESTION

197 Who was the author of the 1935 story Little House on the Prairie? a. Laura Ingalls Wilder b. Jane Austen c. Emily Dickinson d. Louisa May Alcott 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

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199 a. or Laura Ingalls Wilder 199

200 QUESTION

201 This man is the present President of the Russian Federation. 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:01

202 202

203 Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev 203

204 END OF ROUND 2 204

205 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:17 Break Timer 0:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:270:320:330:340:350:360:370:380:400:410:480:490:500:460:450:440:430:420:470:390:310:510:560:551:000:590:580:540:530:520:571:021:031:041:051:061:071:081:101:111:181:191:201:161:151:141:131:121:171:091:011:211:261:251:301:291:281:241:231:221:271:321:331:341:351:361:371:381:401:411:481:491:501:461:451:441:431:421:471:391:311:511:561:552:001:591:581:541:531:521:57

206 WABL MATCH #4 FINAL ROUND 206

207 CATEGORY: HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT 207

208 When given the value of a U.S. paper currency or coin, name the president on the bill or coin. Example: $1 bill Answer: George Washington 208

209 1. $2 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

210 2. $5 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

211 3. $20 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

212 4. $50 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

213 5. $500 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

214 6. $1,000 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

215 7. $5,000 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

216 8. $100,000 bill 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

217 9. $0.25 coin 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

218 10. $0.10 coin 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:120:090:01

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220 1. $2 bill 220

221 Thomas Jefferson 221

222 2. $5 bill 222

223 Abraham Lincoln 223

224 3. $20 bill 224

225 Andrew Jackson 225

226 4. $50 bill 226

227 Ulysses S. Grant 227

228 5. $500 bill 228

229 William McKinley 229

230 6. $1,000 bill 230

231 Grover Cleveland 231

232 7. $5,000 bill 232

233 James Madison 233

234 8. $100,000 bill 234

235 Woodrow Wilson 235

236 9. $0.25 coin 236

237 George Washington 237

238 10. $0.10 coin 238

239 Franklin Delano Roosevelt or FDR or Franklin D. Roosevelt 239

240 END OF MATCH TEMPLATE 240

241 Timeout Timer

242 0:020:030:040:050:060:070:080:100:110:180:190:200:160:150:140:130:120:170:090:010:210:260:250:300:290:280:240:230:220:270:320:330:340:350:360:370:380:400:410:480:490:500:460:450:440:430:420:470:390:310:510:560:551:000:590:580:540:530:520:57


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