2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

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2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by DadofTwins » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:27 pm

On we go.

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by DadofTwins » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:29 pm

BIBLICAL PROPHETS

2: The entirety of his prophetic message was, “Yet forty days and Nineveh shall be overthrown.”

4: Referring to this contemporary, Jesus said, “Among those that are born of women there is no prophet greater than” him.

6: This prophet defeated 450 prophets of Baal and 400 prophets of Ashteroth on Mount Carmel.

8: This prophet informed Belshazzar that the handwriting on the wall meant “Thou art weighed in the balances, and found wanting.”

10: The first and longest of the “major prophets” is named for this son of Amoz.

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: This state is home to both the most-attended online university in the world and the only publicly-traded for-profit university in NCAA Division 1.

6: In 1991, Minnesota was the first state to pass a law authorizing the creation of these autonomous but publicly-funded schools.

9: The preliminary version of the SAT offered to high school juniors also serves as the qualifying test for this scholarship competition.

12: In this program run by the College Board and the Educational Testing Service, high school students can earn college credit after passing an exam.

15: Originally intended as a tutoring service for a young relative, this online “academy” named for its founder is a collection of over 4,000 video tutorials.

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by DadofTwins » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:30 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS

2: The entirety of his prophetic message was, “Yet forty days and Nineveh shall be overthrown.”

JONAH

4: Referring to this contemporary, Jesus said, “Among those that are born of women there is no prophet greater than” him.

JOHN (THE BAPTIST)

6: This prophet defeated 450 prophets of Baal and 400 prophets of Ashteroth on Mount Carmel.

ELIJAH

8: This prophet informed Belshazzar that the handwriting on the wall meant “Thou art weighed in the balances, and found wanting.”

DANIEL

10: The first and longest of the “major prophets” is named for this son of Amoz.

ISAIAH

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: This state is home to both the most-attended online university in the world and the only publicly-traded for-profit university in NCAA Division 1.

ARIZONA

6: In 1991, Minnesota was the first state to pass a law authorizing the creation of these autonomous but publicly-funded schools.

CHARTER SCHOOLS

9: The preliminary version of the SAT offered to high school juniors also serves as the qualifying test for this scholarship competition.

NATIONAL MERIT

12: In this program run by the College Board and the Educational Testing Service, high school students can earn college credit after passing an exam.

Going for ADVANCED PLACEMENT, but CLEP is also good.

15: Originally intended as a tutoring service for a young relative, this online “academy” named for its founder is a collection of over 4,000 video tutorials.

KHAN ACADEMY
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by teapot37 » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:36 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS

2: ?

4: John the Baptist

6: ?

8: ?

10: ?

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: Arizona

6: charter schools

9: National Merit Scholar

12: Advanced Placement

15: Khan Academy
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by CoachP » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:38 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS

2: (CLAM)
4: (CLAM)
6:(CLAM)
8:(CLAM)
10:(CLAM)
EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: Arizona
6: Charter schools
9: National Merit Scholars
12:Advanced Placement
15: Lynda.com

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by SkeeBallRaif » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:39 pm

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2:
4: John the Baptist
6:
8:
10:

3: Arizona
6: Charter Schools
9: National Merit Scholar
12: Advanced Placement
15: Ted Talks

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by ClammyJim » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:39 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS

Nope...

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: Arizona
6: Charter Schools
9: PSAT
12: Advanced Placement
15: Khan Academy

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by Squonk » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:39 pm

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2:Jonah
4:John the Baptist
6:Elijah
8:Daniel
10:

3:Arizona
6:charter schools
9:National Merit Scholarship
12:Advanced Placement
15:Khan Academy

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by sherder » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:40 pm

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2: Jonah
4: John the Baptist
6: Clam
8: Clam
10: Clam

3: Arizona
6: Charter schools
9: National Merit Scholarship
12: Advanced Placement
15: Khan Academy

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by This Is Kirk! » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:41 pm

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3: Arizona
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9: National Merit Scholarship
12: Advanced Placement
15:

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by billy pilgrim » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:43 pm

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2 jonah
4john the baptist
6 elijah
8 joshua
10 isaiah

3 arizona
6 charter schools
9 national merit scholarships
12 advanced placement
15 khan academy
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by demomoke » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:43 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS
2: Jonah
4: John the Baptist
6: Elijah
8: Daniel
10: Isaiah

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
3: Arizona
6: charter schools
9: National Honor Society
12: CLEP
15: Khan Academy

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by Lumosityfan » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:46 pm

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2: Jonah
4: John the Baptist
6: Elijah
8: Daniel
10: Isaiah

3: Arizona
6: Charter schools
9: National Merit
12: Advanced Placement (AP)
15: Khan Academy
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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by davey » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:47 pm

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2:Jonah
4:John the Baptist
6:
8:Daniel
10:Isaiah

3:Arizona
6:charter schools
9:National Merit
12:Advanced Placement
15:

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by ptucker » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:47 pm

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2: Jonah
4: John the Baptist
6: Elijah
8: Daniel
10: Isaiah

3: Arizona
6: Charter Schools
9: National Merit
12: Advanced Placement (AP)
15:

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by Paucle » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:48 pm

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2:
4: John the Baptist
6:
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3: AZ
6: Charter schools
9: PSAT
12: Advanced Placement
15:

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by crazymatt1 » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:49 pm

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4:
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3: Arizona
6: Charter schools
9: National Merit Scholar program
12: Advanced Placement
15: Khan Acadamy

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by econgator » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:50 pm

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BIBLICAL PROPHETS

Yeahhhh ..... no.

EDUCATION BUSINESS & INDUSTRY

3: AZ
6: charter?
9: CLAM
12: CLEP
15: CLAM

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by Magna » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:51 pm

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2: Jonah
4: John the Baptist
6: Elijah
8: Daniel
10: Isaiah


3: Arizona
6: charter schools
9: National Merit
12: CLEP
15: Khan

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Re: 2013 Summer Hiatus Challenge -- Round 1, Day 5

Post by Volante » Fri Aug 02, 2013 3:51 pm

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2-10: (Nuh-uh)

3: Arizona
6: Charters
9: Rhodes
12: AP
15: Khan Academy

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