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by lifchrs
Wed Jan 08, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Understanding Literature as a Category
Replies: 9
Views: 1876

Re: Understanding Literature as a Category

Could this not be applied to many categories? I'll take history. You mention the Battle of Iwo Jima. You could read a long book or article on Iwo Jima, which would take as much time as like reading Pride and Prejudice. You could do this for all of World War II or any of the major battles--El Alamei...
by lifchrs
Wed Jan 08, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Quizbowl
Topic: Understanding Literature as a Category
Replies: 9
Views: 1876

Understanding Literature as a Category

I was thinking about the categories of Quizbowl that I dislike the most, and I realized that literature, the category with the greatest number of questions (at least in NAQT packets), doesn't make any sense as a category to me. The reason for this is that for every other category, the answer doesn't...
by lifchrs
Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Theory
Topic: Protobowl VS NAQT Science Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 1385

Protobowl VS NAQT Science Questions

Hello everybody, My school plays NAQT packets, and I want to try to specialize in science. I have been chiefly using Protobowl as my metric for progress, but I recently looked at an NAQT packet and noticed that none of the answers seemed like they would ever come up on Protobowl. I also take notes o...
by lifchrs
Mon Sep 23, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: Theory
Topic: Studying Science
Replies: 1
Views: 3140

Studying Science

Hey everybody. First time posting! So I've been wanting to study science for quite a lot of time, but I don't really know how I should start. Are there any tips that you guys can give, other than suggesting I take AP classes? This is for my highschool NAQT competitions User was reminded to enable a ...