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  • What are hors d'oeuvres?
  • How did appetizers get their start?
  • Do you have a favorite hors d'oeuvre?
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Which of the following is an example of a popular hors d’oeuvre?

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  • Where is the lost city of Atlantis?
  • How old is the legend of Atlantis?
  • Was Atlantis a real city?
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Plato wrote that Atlantis met its downfall after trying to invade which city?

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  • Have you ever heard of a haberdashery?
  • What kinds of things can you find at a haberdashery?
  • What kind of clothes would you design?
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Which of the following is an example of an item you might find for sale in a modern United States haberdashery?

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  • What is a nomad?
  • Why do nomads move around?
  • Could you live a nomadic lifestyle?
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  • Are pennies lucky?
  • Is it bad luck to pick up a penny that's tails-up?
  • Should the United States stop making pennies?
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Pennies are made mostly of what metal?

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