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Here Are 17 Third-Grade Questions — Can You Ace Them?

Do you remember any of this stuff?

  1. Which ocean is the largest?

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    The Pacific is the largest!

  2. Which of the following is a compound machine with levers and wedges?

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    Scissors!

  3. Which of the following is not a quadrilateral?

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    The pentagon!

    A quadrilateral is any shape with four sides. A pentagon has five sides.

  4. Who wrote the Bill of Rights?

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    James Madison!

  5. Which pair of colors is complementary?

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    Purple and yellow!

    Complementary colors are colors on opposite sides of the color wheel.

  6. An angle that is less than 90º is called a/an ____ angle.

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    Acute!

    An acute angle is any angle measuring below 90°. An obtuse angle is any angle measuring over 90°, and "scalene" and "isosceles" are both words used to describe triangles.

  7. Sand is _____ in water.

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    Insoluble!

    Sand will not dissolve in water.

  8. What kind of map is this?

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    A political map!

    A political map shows the governmental boundaries of each state; a regional map groups states into regions, such as "the Midwest" and "the Southeast"; a physical map emphasizes geographic features, like deserts and mountains; and a landform map shows, well, landforms.

  9. Which of these is not an artistic element?

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    Composition!

    The seven elements of art are line, color, shape, form, value, space, and texture.

  10. 9 yards = _____ feet

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    27 feet!

    One yard is equal to 3 feet, so 9 yards is equal to 27 feet.

  11. Which of these animals is an arthropod?

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    Crab!

    The crab is an arthropod! Arthropods are animals that have a segmented body and a hard exoskeleton.

  12. Which of the following is an example of a capital resource?

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    A machine used to make pillows!

    Capital resources are man-made items used to create other goods or perform a service.

  13. Solve the problem:
    (2+3) x 2 - 1=

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    The answer is 9!

    Don't forget your order of operations!

  14. Which of the following is an abiotic factor?

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    The rock!

    Abiotic elements are nonliving things like rocks, wind, soil, and mountains.

  15. Which branch of the US government makes laws?

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    The legislative branch is in charge of making the laws!

  16. Which two words are homophones?

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    Road and rowed!

    "Lie" and "lie" are homonyms, "decal" and "laced" are semordnilaps, and "bookcase" and "bookshelf" are compound words.

  17. Click on the largest fraction:

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    5/6!

    The order from least to greatest is 1/2, 2/3, 7/10, 6/8, 4/5, and 5/6.

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