Are You Smarter Than a Shmooper?

Posted by Shmoop on 4/7/19 10:45 AM

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Shmoop Questions: 

1. Which of the following is not necessary to test whether vinegar is an acid or a base? 5th Grade Science 

A) A pH scale

B) Blue litmus paper

C) Lodestone

D) Red litmus paper



2. What is 2.34343434…as a fraction? 8th Grade Math 

A) Not possible; it is an irrational number.

B) 234/99

C) 232/99

D) 234/999



3.Maternal nutrition is very important to a baby's development. Which vitamin is linked to healthy brain development? AP Psychology Semester B

A) Calcium

B) Vitamin C

C) Vitamin D

D) Folic acid

E) Protein



4. Bonus College Question — Economics 101

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What does measuring "willingness to pay" help us do?


A) Increase technical efficiency.

B) All of these are correct.

C) Determine our labor productivity rate.

D) Assign a dollar value to non-monetary incentives.
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