You Smarter Than a Shmooper?

Posted by Shmoop on 4/14/19 10:30 AM

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Shmoop Questions:


1. The hippie movement ended in 1969 mostly as a result of: 5th Grade Social Studies

A) A growing disinterest in the arts
B) Poverty
C) Crime
D) An increase in police intervention



2. A caterpillar climbs eight inches an hour. What would this ratio be in feet per day? 8th Grade Math

A) 16 feet/day
B) 4 feet/day
C) 24 feet/day 
D) 0.027 feet/day



3. "Schema," a mental concept we carry with us about the world around us, was a term defined byAP Psychology Semester B

A) Jean Piaget
B) Sigmund Freud
C) James Marcia 
D) Lev Vygotsky
E) Carol Gilligan



4. Bonus College Question — Economics 101

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When we sacrifice one thing so that we can have another, that’s called:

A) A marginal cost
B) A capital resource
C) An opportunity cost
D) A trade-off


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