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The Boiling River flows hot for nearly how many miles?

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Dap is an acronym for which phrase?

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Scientists believe Rainbow Mountains many colors are caused by erosion that reveal different types of what?

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This back to school blog post is for the teachers of my little sister, Charlotte. On August 31st, she will start kindergarten. Since I won't be at the school where Charlotte is going, I thought I would write a list of "Char-isms" for her teachers, in case they need help while I am not there because let's face it, she IS sort of a handful. Hehehehehe!

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