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  • When was the first cup of tea made?
  • Does everyone drink tea the same way?
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Tea quickly became a tool of political power for _______________.

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  • What is a catapult?
  • What is the Nevis Catapult?
  • How long have people used catapults?
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Energy stored by a catapult is called ___________________.

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  • Why do we vote in November?
  • Since when have we voted on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November?
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Election Day in the United States has been the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November since Congress’ decision in which year?

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  • What is the population of your state?
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Approximately how many people are there on Earth?

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  • What is sleep apnea?
  • What causes sleep apnea?
  • How is sleep apnea treated?
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Which is the BEST evidence that sleep apnea is common?

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