$100 Question from Appeals What appeal is being used here? “…caring people like you helps ensure that St. Jude Children's Research Hospital will continue its lifesaving mission of finding cures and saving children. St. Jude founder Danny Thomas believed that "no child should die in the dawn of life," and your donations help bring us closer to the day when every precious life can be saved.
$200 Question from Fact/Opinion It’s a sign of the times that salsa now outsells ketchup
$200 Answer from Fact/Opinion Opinion; Salsa does indeed outsell ketchup, but not everyone would agree that this fact is “a sign of the times.”
$300 Question from Fact/Opinion Edward James Olmos is more than an extraordinary actor; he is also a dedicated political activist
$300 Answer from Fact/Opinion Opinion; “Extraordinary actor” is an opinion
$400 Question from Fact/Opinion Those opposed to government spending conveniently forget how much the GI Bill—a program that allotted billions of dollars to help veterans of World War Two—helped expand America’s postwar economy.
$500 Question from Analysis How does the author lose credibility? “We need more than anniversary sentimentalism and holiday piety and patriotism. We need to upgrade Veteran benefits. It is time to act”
$500 Answer from Analysis The language choice may offend some people. Calling Veteran’s day a holiday piety is an exaggeration.
Final Jeopardy What was the name of the chimpanzee who communicated to Goodall that he did not want the nut.