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  • How do you play dominoes?
  • Why are they called dominoes?
  • What is the domino effect?
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Which of the following is NOT a nickname for dominoes?

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  • What is aromatherapy?
  • How does aromatherapy work?
  • What are essential oils?
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Historians believe essential oils have been used for therapeutic purposes for at least how many years?

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  • What is the Voynich Manuscript?
  • How do we know what the Voynich Manuscript is about?
  • What is a substitution cipher? 
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What was the main idea of this Wonder?

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  • What are the different degrees of burns?
  • How should I care for a burn?
  • When do burns require a trip to the hospital?
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Which of the following is NOT a recommended way to treat a minor first-degree burn at home, according to this Wonder?

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  • Who was Audie Murphy?
  • How many awards did Audie Murphy receive?
  • What did Audie Murphy do after World War II?
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Which of the following statements about Audie Murphy is NOT true?

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