Kenneth Treece is 13 years old, builds model rockets, & has completed 6 different NASA programs
Whiz Kids Week includes a fourth lifeline, Cut the Question
What outermost layer of the Earth shares its name with a part of a pizza?
A: Cheese B: Sauce
C: Crust D: Canadian bacon
Written by James Howe, what is the name of the classic children's book series about a vampire rabbit who sucks the juice from vegetables?
A: Bunnicula B: Ferretenstein
C: Weregopher D: The Meerkat from the Black Lagoon
Which of the following words is both an impolite name to call someone, AND the actual scientific term for a change in acceleration?
A: Goofball B: Jerk
C: Nutjob D: Stupid-head
Which of these is the Renaissance artist who painted "The Birth of Venus," and NOT one of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?
A: Raphael B: Leonardo
C: Donatello D: Botticelli
1961 was the last time a year looked the same upside-down as it does right-side up. What's the next year this will happen?
A: 2525 B: 8338
C: 6009 D: 9116
Kenneth believes the answer is
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Kenneth tells about how is family started calling him "Bub" but it spread to school and all around the town. He doesn't think anyone knows his real name.
There are eight countries whose names end in "land"—most of them considered part of which continent?
A: South America B: Asia
C: Africa D: Europe
Kenneth knows of
They've changed the big board to read "Bub's Bank"
What Youtube star, whose 11 million subscribers call her "Superwoman," published the 2017 advice book "How to be a Bawse"?
A: Lily Allen B: Lily Collins
C: Lilly Singh D: Lil Bub
Bub Cuts the Question
The correct answer is C: Lilly Singh
According to the Cambridge Dictionary, someone who is clairvoyant is able to do what?
A: Hear things miles away B: See into the future
C: Smell emotions D: Taste colors
According to the American Chemical Society, 94 of the elements on the periodic table are found in nature, which means roughly what percentage are man-made?
A: 10% B: 15%
C: 20 D: 30%
Last time he looked,
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Which of these animals' gestation periods is less than half of the 9 months pregnant women typically experience—a mere 110 days?
A: Lions B: Giraffes
C: Camels D: Walruses
Bub decides to walk.
The correct answer is A: Lions
Bub wins $20,000.
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QotD wrote: In 2014, 17-year-old Malala Yousafzai became the youngest person ever awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in recognition of her work for what?
A: Animal welfare B: Freedom of the press
C: Nuclear disarmament D: Education rights
SpoilerD: Education rights