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  • Have you ever been on a road trip?
  • Why are road trips so much fun?
  • Where would you like to go on a road trip?
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Which of the following is NOT an example of modern technology that can enhance a road trip?

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  • What is pickleball?
  • Who invented pickleball?
  • What are the rules of pickleball?
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Why isn’t pickleball an Olympic game yet, according to this Wonder?

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  • How loud are cicadas?
  • Why do cicadas emerge every 17 years?
  • What is the life cycle of the cicada?
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Which is NOT part of the life cycle of a cicada?

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  • Where is Proxima Centauri?
  • What kind of star is Proxima Centauri?
  • Could Proxima Centauri B support life?
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What type of star is Proxima Centauri?

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  • What does it mean to retire?
  • How can people prepare for retirement?
  • What do people do in retirement?
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In the United States, the traditional retirement age is ______.

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    Why do Olympians bite their medals?

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