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  • Do you try to keep up with the Joneses?
  • What is conspicuous consumption?
  • Are you satisfied with what you have?
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  • Why does it rain?
  • What is the water cycle?
  • What is precipitation?
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Which of the following is NOT a way precipitation falls to Earth?

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  • How are ponies and horses different?
  • What is an equine?
  • Can a horse be small and still be a horse?
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  • Why do you blush?
  • What is an involuntary reaction?
  • What does adrenaline do to your body?
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Adrenaline causes your blood vessels to widen in a process called what?

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  • What is motion sickness?
  • What is kinetosis?
  • What can you do to avoid or cure motion sickness?
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On average, about how many people are affected by a form of motion sickness?

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    Why do Olympians bite their medals?

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    Why do we procrastinate?

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