Student vs Teacher

Noah Varav, senior, VS Tiffani Coull, history teacher

 

What is the deepest part of the ocean?

Varav: They dropped Megatron in it at the end of the first Transformers movie, it’s a trench…

Coull: Hold on… Continental Basin?

Answer: Mariana Trench

Transformers can’t help you now, Varav.

0-0

 

Which city won the 2017 World Series?

V: Houston

C: Houston

A: Houston

Just like the Astros won their first ever World Series, Varav and Coull each got their first point.

1-1

 

Which iced tea is named after a famous golfer?

V: Arnold Palmer

C: Arnold Palmer, it’s an iced tea, lemonade combo.

A: Arnold Palmer

Who knew beverage trivia would be so popular?

2-2

 

Which dog breed is the most popular in the United States?

V: Golden retriever/ yellow lab

C: It’s either a lab or a golden retriever… I’ll go with golden retriever.

A: Labrador retriever

Should have gone with option A, Coull. Everyone knows A is always the answer. Both were close, but not accurate enough.

2-2

 

What style of art is Andy Warhol most known for?

V: The style! The Campbell’s soup can things… pop art?

C:Pop art.

A: Pop art

The American artist was one of the most well known during the art movement of pop art, the soup can painting being his most famous.

3-3

 

Who is the girl with telekinesis powers in Stranger Things?

V: Eleven

C: Why can’t this be a Game of Thrones question? She’s played by Millie Bobby Brown… I just don’t know.

A: Eleven

Varav pulls ahead, possibly for the win? Sorry Coull, maybe a GoT question next time.

4-3

 

Which country does the term “deja vu” come from?

V: Geez, I wish I had studied for this. Germany.

C: France.

A: France

And Coull has tied it up. Her geography and language skills are on point.

4-4

 

What is Harry Potter’s middle name?

V: James.

C: It was his dad’s name… James! James! James!

A: James

Although extra points should be awarded for enthusiasm, Varav and Coull end on a tie.

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