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  • Who was Grace Humiston?
  • Who was Sherlock Holmes?
  • How did Grace Humiston get the title "Mrs. Sherlock Holmes"?
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What was the perspective of the police on Ruth Cruger’s disappearance?

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  • What is a gargoyle?
  • Why do buildings have gargoyles?
  • What is a chimera?
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In addition to being decorative, gargoyles contain functional spouts that direct what away from the sides of buildings?

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  • Do you have an unusual pet?
  • What are some of the most exotic pets?
  • Which animal would you keep as a pet if you could?
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Which of the following would NOT be considered an exotic pet?

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  • What is citizen science?
  • How did citizen science start?
  • Can I be a citizen scientist?
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Which of the following is NOT an example of citizen science?

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  • What is the Colosseum?
  • What did Romans watch in the Colosseum?
  • What do people do at the Colosseum today?
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According to today's Wonder, why was admission to the Colosseum free?

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