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Herbert Spencer wrote about some Reasons for Dissenting from the Philosophy of this man, who divided history into the military aim and the industrial aim in Plan of Scientific Studies Necessary for the Reorganization of Society. His collaboration with Saint-Simon influenced his belief that the progress of societies started with animism, polytheism, and monotheism. Those divisions make up the Theological stage, which was followed by the Metaphysical stage in his three-stage model of societal development, which culminated in a purely scientific stage. For 10 points, name this author of Course of Positive Philosophy, the founder of positivism and father of sociology.
Answer: Auguste Comte
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An equation named for this man gives the rate of change of the equilibrium constant with respect to temperature as delta H standard over R T squared. One paper by this man cited the isomerism of maleic acid and fumaric acid as evidence for a theory independently proposed by J. A. Bel concerning the tetrahedral nature of the carbon atom. One quantity named for him is a measure of the effective number of particles in solution. That quantity is related to the degree of dissociation, is important in colligative properties such as osmotic pressure, and is known as this man's namesake "factor." For 10 points, name this Dutch scientist who won the first Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
Answer: Jacobus Henricus van't Hoff
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One accusation of treason against this man rested on him possibly owning his own railroad car, and he cast an abstaining vote when his Jewish wife Polina Zemchuzhina was accused of treason. This man joined Lazar Kaganovich and Georgy Malenkov in an attempt to bring Nikolai Bulganin to power, becoming one of the "Anti-Party Group" denounced by Khrushchev. He then served for a while as ambassador to Mongolia after being demoted from his post of Soviet Foreign Minister. For 10 points, name this man who signed a non-aggression pact with Nazi representative Joachim von Ribbentrop and was the namesake of some anti-tank "cocktails."
Answer: Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov [or Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Skryabin]
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This composer's tone poems include one in which the title demon murders a child, The Water Goblin, and his first symphony is titled after the "Bells of Zlonice." He quotes the song series "The Cypresses" at the end of his Cello Concerto in B minor, which is probably the most frequently-played cello concerto today. This composer also wrote the American String Quartet, which was inspired by his time in Spillville, Iowa; that also provided inspiration of a symphony he wrote that was based on the Song of Hiawatha and African American spirituals. For 10 points, name this composer of the Carnival Overture, some Slavonic Dances, and his 9th symphony, From the New World.
Answer: Antonin Leopold Dvorak
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This figure once launched Maricha across the ocean, after which he killed Subahu with his bow Kodanda in order to allow Vishwamitra to conduct a sacrifice. A son of Vali and Tara named Angada served as one of his messengers, and this figure befriended Guha, king of the Nishaadas. He forced his wife to climb a funeral pyre to test her purity, and after Kaikeyi got this figure banished, Bharata put his sandals at the foot of his throne. He helped recover the kingdom of Sugriva and was accompanied by his brother Lakshmana and the vanara Hanuman to fight the rakshasa king of Lanka, Ravana. For 10 points, identify this husband of Sita and seventh avatar of Vishnu, the subject of an epic by Valmiki.
Answer: Ramachandra [accept Phrea Ream, Phra Ram, Phra Lam, or Rajah Bantugan]
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This man established the rurales to combat bandits, and Ramon Corral and Jose Limantour were among the cientificos who advised him. This man chose Manuel Gonzalez as his handpicked successor, and he reached his highest office by defeating Sebastian de Lerdo after issuing his Plan of Tuxtepec. His downfall was accompanied by a rebellion organized by Pascual Orozco and the declaration of the Plan of San Luis Potosi by Francisco Madero, who signed the Treaty of Ciudad Juarez with this man, forcing him into exile. For 10 points, name this mestizo Mexican ruler from Oaxaca (wah-HAH-cah), who waspresident from 1884 until 1911.
Answer: Porfirio Diaz
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Veronese changed the title of his Last Supper to Feast in the House of Levi after he was told to replace one of these with Mary Magdalene. Two flowers, two pens, and some sheet music lay by another one of these at the bottom left of the portrait of Madame de Pompadour by Francois Boucher. The periodic motion of a woman's feet and one of these can be found in a painting by Giacomo Balla titled the Dynamism of one of these, and another one of this animal is curled up at the foot of the bed as a woman rummages through a chest in the background in Titian's Venus of Urbino. For 10 points, a series of sixteen paintings by C. M. Coolidge depicts what animals playing poker?
Answer: dogs
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This man lends his name to an integration method which finds optimal points described by roots of the orthogonal polynomial, his namesake quadrature. One unit named for him is equal to ten to the negative fourth Weber per meter squared. A statement named for him implies the non-existence of magnetic monopoles. Another statement developed by him yields the universal gravitational law when applied to the gravitational field and reduces to Coulomb's law for point charges. For 10 points, identify this scientist whose most famous law states that the net flux through a closed surface is proportional to the charge enclosed by the surface.
Answer: Carl Friedrich Gauss
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The Leaf Hills located in this state's Otter Tail County are home to its highest point, Inspiration Peak. The River named for this state rises from the Big Stone Lake and flows by towns such as St. Peter and New Ulm. International Falls is located near this state's northern border, whose "Northwest Angle" is the only mainland region north of the 49th parallel. This state's Lake Itasca is the source of the Mississippi River, and the St. Louis River flows into Lake Superior near its third largest city, Duluth. Bordered by Iowa to the south and Wisconsin to the east, for 10 points, identify this state with capital at St. Paul and whose largest city is Minneapolis.
Answer: Minnesota
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One character in this work is mocked when Kat shouts "Change at Lohne" and attacks him with a bedcover when he is coming home from his favorite pub. One of the protagonist's friends mourns that he will never become head forester, and gives away his boots. Some of the main character's other friends include the locksmith Tjaden and the peat-digger Haie. The protagonist feels obligated to lie to Kemmerich's mother, and stabs Gerard Duval when they both hide in the same shell hole. The protagonist dies on an otherwise uneventful day. For 10 points, name this work about Paul Baumer's World War I experiences, written by Erich Maria Remarque.
Answer: All Quiet on the Western Front [or Im Westen nichts Neues]
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Topological ones could use anyons to avoid the problem of decoherence. These objects use Hadamard gates, and the no cloning theorem makes error correction difficult for them. One of them is used in the Deutsch-Jozsa algorithm, and one of them allows the use of Grover's algorithm to search through an unsorted database in sublinear time. They can use Shor's Algorithm to factor primes in "order log cubed of n" time, and their individual elements are represented by two-state systems. Loss and Vincenzo have proposed one constructed of a certain type of dot. For 10 points, name these devices that store information in the form of superpositions of ones and zeroes, in qubits.
Answer: quantum computers
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The use of public funds by religious schools are banned by this man's namesake amendments. He was Speaker of the House for three terms, though a scandal involving the Little Rock & Fort Smith Railway caused him to lose the presidential nomination to Rutherford B. Hayes. This man was Secretary of State for both James Garfield and Chester Arthur, and he was hurt in his attempt to become president by Reverend Burchard, who spoke of "Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion." For 10 points, name this "Plumed Knight" and "Continental Liar from the State of Maine" who was defeated by Grover Cleveland in 1884.
Answer: James Gillespie Blaine
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In one of this author's works, Margery Meanwell grows up to become a schoolteacher. In another of his works, Edwin becomes a recluse beside the Tyne and Angelina must seek him dressed as a boy. In addition to "The History of Little Goody Two-Shoes" and the "The Hermit," he also wrote about the village of Auburn, which had become depopulated because of a sudden influx of money, in "The Deserted Village." His other works include one in which Kate Hardcastle meets Charles Marlow, and a work about Mr. Burnell, who is actually Squire Thornhill. For 10 points, name this man, who wrote She Stoops to Conquer and The Vicar of Wakefield.
Answer: Oliver Goldsmith
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With Jacobi and Bellman, this man names an equation central to optimal control problems, and he names a theorem which implies that a square matrix A satisfies its own characteristic polynomial, along with Cayley. He names a cycle on a graph such that the path visits each vertex exactly once, and he is also the namesake of an operator which is the Legendre transform of the Lagrangian operator and gives the total energy of a system. Better known for the creation of a division ring where i squared, j squared, and k squared equal negative one, for 10 points, identify this Irish mathematician who developed the mathematics of quaternions.
Answer: William Rowan Hamilton
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In one of this man's works, Thomas Hudson comes to terms with the death of his kids and hunts for a damaged German boat. He wrote a work in which Harry Morgan runs contraband, and also wrote of Robert and Maria, who clash with Paolo, in the stories "Islands in the Stream" and "True at First Light." Another short story by this author sees Al and Max discuss murdering the boxer Ole Andreson. That work is "The Killers," which includes his recurring character Nick Adams. This man's longer works include To Have and Have Not and one in which Manolin assists the fisherman Santiago. For 10 points, name this author of A Farewell to Arms and The Old Man and the Sea.
Answer: Ernest Hemingway
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Sandhoff disease is related to this disease, and the metabolism of 4-methyl-lumbelli-ferone is used in the biochemical test which detects this disease. It is caused by a mutation in the HEXA gene, which leads to a deficiency of hexosaminidase A. Compounds made of sialic acid and glycosphingolipids called gangliosides are not metabolized in this condition, which results in the "cherry-red" spot that can be seen on the retina of patients with this condition. For 10 points, name this fatal genetic disorder that mostly affects infants and is especially common among Ashkenazi Jews.
Answer: Tay-Sachs disease
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Stone cannonballs line the paths of its outer courtyard, and its South Gallery is home to the Deesis (day-eh-sis) Mosaic. A ring of forty windows separated by ribs is found at the base of its most famous feature, which is supported by four pendentives to which Sinan added buttresses. The Fossatis gave it its red and yellow exterior, as well as its calligraphic roundels, and it was originally designed by Anthemius of Tralles and Isidore of Miletus. A mihrab, a minbar, and some minarets were added after its conversion to a mosque in 1453. For 10 points, name this church with a giant dome, commissioned by Justinian and dedicated to the Holy Wisdom in Constantinople.
Answer: the Hagia Sophia [accept Ayasofya; accept Church of the Holy Wisdom before it is mentioned]
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In one story, this man saved the town of Gubbio by making a pact with an attacking wolf. After spending time as a Perugian captive, he saw a vision of a hall full of cross-marked armor, which encouraged him to travel to Apulia. After 40 days' fasting on the mountain La Verna, he saw a six-winged seraph, after which he received the stigmata, according to his namesake Fioretti. He praised Sister Death, Brother Fire, and Brother Moon in his Canticle of the Sun, and was credited with inventing the Nativity creche scene. For 10 points, identify this Catholic patron saint of animals, the founder of a namesake group whose first two orders are the Poor Clares and the Friars Minor.
Answer: St. Francis of Assisi [prompt on Francis; accept San Francesco]
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The beginning of this work discusses a town called The Motley Cow where one character gives a sermon "On the Despisers of the Body" claiming that the enlightened one knows that he is body and nothing more. Socrates is alluded to in the section "On the Flies of the Marketplace" and important themes include those of eternal recurrence and the will to power. Subtitled "A Book for All and None," it begins when a prophet descends from the mountains to preach about the Ubermensch, and it reintroduced its author's earlier statement from The Gay Science, "God is dead." For 10 points, name this philosophical work, named for a dualistic prophet, by Nietzsche.
Answer: Thus Spake Zarathustra [or Also sprach Zarathustra; or Thus Spoke Zarathustra]
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In a poem in this language, an exile convinces the titular entity, which is "frolicsome as an elephant," to carry a message to his wife. The same author also penned a play in this tongue in which the title woman loses a signet ring that is later discovered in the belly of a fish, after her husband Dushyanta is cursed. This language was used to write Shakuntala and "The Cloud Messenger" by Kalidasa, and it also provides the last three words of Eliot's The Waste Land, "shantih shantih shantih." For 10 points, name this language that was used to write the Upanishads and the Mahabharata.
Answer: Sanskrit [or samskrta; or samskrtam]
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TB. Early tribes in this region included the Silures and the Ordovices, and it was home to the Kingdom of Powys in the Middle Ages. The Treaty of Montgomery recognized the independence of this place, though it was overturned by the Treaty of Aberconwy, ending rule here by the House of Aberffraw. Offa's Dyke was built to protect against attacks from people here, and it is the location of Pembroke. One leader from here captured his enemy Edmund Mortimer at the battle of Bryn Glas, and allied with Harry Hotspur to revolt against Henry IV. For 10 points, name the country, home to Llywelyn ap Gruffydd and Owain Glyndwr, with modern capital at Cardiff.
Answer: Wales
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For 10 points each, name these Shakespeare plays.,
[10] Ariel and Caliban are freed by Prospero at the end of this play set on an unnamed island.
Answer: The Tempest
[10] Hermione dies of grief after her husband King Leontes wrongly accuses her of having an affair with King Polixenes in this play, which contains the famous stage direction "Exit, pursued by a bear."
Answer: The Winter's Tale
[10] The title character wins the hand of Thaisa in marriage after winning a tournament on the island of Pentapolis, and later regains his kingdom from the usurpers Cleon and Dionyza.
Answer: Pericles: Prince of Tyre
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His short period of leadership was dominated by a civil war called the First Fitna, and he quelled an uprising by Aisha at the Battle of the Camel. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this fourth Islamic caliph, the cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Mohammed.
Answer: Ali ibn Abi Talib
[10] Ali pretended to be the Prophet Muhammad, sleeping in his bed to foil an expected assassination attempt. That allowed Muhammad to escape from Mecca to this city, a trip known as the 'hijra'.
Answer: Medina [or al-Madinah al-Munawwarah]
[10] This man accompanied Mohammed on the Hijrah, and the two of them avoided the Quraish by hiding in a cave around whose opening a spider spun its web. He was also Muhammed's father-in-law.
Answer: Abu Bakr as Sadiq
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Identify the following about a theorem, for 10 points each.,
[10] This theorem implies that mass, angular momentum, and charge are the only measurable properties of black holes.
Answer: no-hair theorem [accept: "black holes have no hair"]
[10] If pair production occurs at the event horizon, then black holes emit this kind of radiation, named for the current Lucasian chair at Cambridge University and author of A Brief History of Time.
Answer: Bekenstein-Hawking radiation
[10] This effect, which occurs in the ergosphere of black holes, causes perturbations in the orbits of particles due to the spin of objects that attract it. It is sometimes named for two Austrian physicists.
Answer: frame dragging [or Lense-Thirring effect]
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Identify some things about Bravo's spate of fashion- and food-related reality TV shows, for 10 points each.,
[10] This mentor on Project Runway, famous for such catchphrases as "Designers, gather `round" and "Make it work", also has his own "Guide to Style," which he co-hosts with Gretta Monahan.
Answer: Timothy M. Gunn
[10] Winners of this excellent cooking show include Ilan Hall and Hung Huynh in seasons two and three. Hosted by Padma Lakshmi, its judges include Tom Colicchio and Gail Simmons of Food & Wine Magazine.
Answer: Top Chef
[10] Once accused of forcing clients such as Lindsay Lohan and Nicole Richie to lose weight, this celebrity stylist is the titular subject of a Bravo show chronicling her job, personal life, and extravagant shopping sprees.
Answer: Rachel Zoe Rosenzweig
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Bioko, Annabon, Sao Tome, and Principe islands lie in this feature. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this arm of the Atlantic where the equator and the prime meridian meet. The Niger River empties into the Bight of Biafra, which is the north-eastern portion of this feature.
Answer: Gulf of Guinea
[10] Having namesake Red, White, and Black branches, this river empties into the Gulf of Guinea. The Akosombo dam has made its namesake lake the largest manmade reservoir on earth.
Answer: Volta River
[10] This country lends its name to a Bight that forms the northern portion of the Gulf of Guinea. The Oueme River originates in the Atacora massif in this country, whose largest city is Cotonou.
Answer: Benin
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The protagonist must stay silent under the temptation of three women as a trial to win the hand in marriage of his beloved. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this opera in which Tamino is sent on a quest to rescue Pamina from Sarastro, that centers on the title instrument.
Answer: The Magic Flute [or Die Zauberflote]
[10] This composer of the Haffner and Linz symphonies composed The Magic Flute.
Answer: Johann Chrysostom Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
[10] This Magic Flute character makes her entrance singing the noxiously difficult aria "O Zittre Nicht, Mein Lieber Sohn" and sends Tamino on his quest. She later is revealed to be plotting to destroy the temple with Monostatos.
Answer: The Queen of the Night
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This ruler signed the Peace of Vervins to end Philip II's support of the Catholic League, and most of his decrees were carried out by the Duke of Sully. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this ruler who converted to Catholicism after defeating the Duke of Guise, declaring "Paris is worth a mass."
Answer: Henry IV [or Henry III of Navarre; prompt on Henry III for "of Navarre"; prompt on Henry]
[10] Henry's rule is probably most notable for the promulgation of this decree that ended the Wars of Religion by giving limited freedom of worship to Huguenots.
Answer: Edict of Nantes
[10] Henry was convinced to convert by this mistress of his. During his rule, she came to be an important advisor and served on his council, but she died in childbirth before he could marry her.
Answer: Gabrielle d'Estrees
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Multiple Sclerosis results in the loss of this fatty substance from nervous tissue. For 10 points each:,
[10] Identify this substance, the namesake of a "sheath" that covers axons and improves the conduction of action potentials.
Answer: myelin
[10] The myelin sheath is made of these cells in the peripheral nervous system, which are analogous to oligodendrocytes. Gaps between them are known as Nodes of Ranvier.
Answer: Schwann Cells
[10] This is the name given to the junction between one neuron and another. Neurotransmitters travel across them to transmit messages.
Answer: synapse
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One of his works describes the wonders that inhabitants of Bensalem find at Solomon's House. For 10 points each:,
[10] New Atlantis and The Advancement of Learning were written by this man, who advocated the scientific method.
Answer: Francis Bacon
[10] Bacon outlined his belief in inductive reasoning in this work, whose title is inspired by an Aristotle work, and was important in developing the scientific method.
Answer: Novum Organum
[10] Bacon used this word to describe superficial beliefs and distractions that distort the truth. He offered four groups of them: theatre, tribe, marketplace, and den.
Answer: idols
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Name these Moliere plays, for 10 points each.,
[10] In this work, Cleante and Elise yearn to escape from their father's household and to marry their respective lovers, yet their father, the titular skinflint named Harpagon, is attracted to his son's lover Marianne.
Answer: The Miser
[10] Significant amounts of plotting are all for naught when a case of mistaken identity causes Horace to confide in Arnolphe, but it's all okay at the end when Agnes turns out to be Enrique's daughter!
Answer: The School for Wives
[10] Alceste loves Celimene, although she is also courted by Oronte, Acaste, and Clitandre. Alceste's refusal to dole out false compliments lands him in court, while Philinte and Eliante fall in love.
Answer: The Misanthrope
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Answer these questions about the Spanish-American War, for 10 points each,
[10] The Spanish-American War was nominally started when this American warship sank in Havana Harbor due to an explosion. It was there to protect US interests should pro-Spanish Cubans act against them.
Answer: USS Maine
[10] The United States transported this man from exile in Hong Kong to the Philippines in order to rally the Filipinos against the Spanish colonial government.
Answer: Emilio Aguinaldo
[10] At this battle, the bloodiest of the Spanish-American War, seven hundred fifty Spanish soldiers were ordered to hold the heights against an American offensive. Famously, it saw the charge of the Rough Riders.
Answer: Battle of San Juan Hill
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Identify these things from Sikhism, for 10 points each.,
[10] The Kanga and the Rishi knot are carried and used, respectively, by Sikhs, because the first of the five Ks, Kesh, prohibits them from doing this. The effects of this action on male Sikhs may not be immediately visible because they usually wear turbans.
Answer: cutting their hair [accept equivalents]
[10] The first of the ten Sikh gurus, this man's teachings are passed down today in the Adi Granth, and he composed the Baburvani.
Answer: Guru Nanak
[10] This term, coined by Guru Gobind Singh, is used to refer to the collective body of Sikhs that have been baptized in the ceremony of amrit sanchar. It means "pure" in Punjabi.
Answer: Khalsa
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The Debye-Huckel equation gives the coefficient of this property in terms of ionic strength. For 10 points each:,
[10] Identify this property which is often approximated to concentrations at low ionic strengths, which accounts for interactions between particles in non ideal solutions.
Answer: activity
[10] Name this equation which relates cell potential to its standard potential for a given electrochemical reaction, and includes a term involving the logarithm of the reaction quotient.
Answer: Nernst Equation
[10] This man's constant, equal to approximately 96,500 coulombs per mole of electrons, appears in the Nernst equation. His namesake laws concern the amount of production of substances in an electrolytic reaction.
Answer: Michael Faraday
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A tree without leaves can be seen in front of several houses in his Houses at L'Estaque. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this artist who created Candlestick and Playing Cards on a Table and Man with a Guitar.
Answer: Georges Braque
[10] Braque, along with Picasso, was a member of this twentieth-century art movement, which had "synthetic" and "analytic" phases, and used geometric shapes to represent nature and usually disregarded depth and perspective.
Answer: cubism
[10] Pablo Picasso created this work which depicts five prostitutes from the title location standing in provocative poses. It is often considered the painting that brought cubism to the forefront of twentieth-century art.
Answer: Les Demoiselles d'Avignon [or The Young Women of Avignon]
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This poem addresses the title entity as a child whose mother "alas, is poor." For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this poem addressed to the author's own poetry collection, which she dubs an "ill-formed offspring of my feeble brain."
Answer: "The Author to her Book"
[10] This American colonial female poet wrote "Upon the Burning of our House," in addition to such works as "The Author to Her Book," "Before the Birth of One of Her Children" and "To My Dear and Loving Husband."
Answer: Anne Bradstreet
[10] Bradstreet was given this appellation, often bestowed upon female poets such as Sappho and Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz. Bradstreet's main poetry collection is named for this person "lately sprung up in America."
Answer: the Tenth Muse [prompt on muse]
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Name these works by Hector Berlioz, for 10 points each.,
[10] A terse fortissimo G chord is used to depict the guillotine blade in the fourth movement, "March to the Scaffold," of this best known Berlioz work, which implements idee fixe.
Answer: Symphonie Fantastique
[10] One character hears the "Song of the Rat" while drinking with Brander and later sneaks into Marguerite's house with the help of Mephistopheles in an opera named for the "Damnation" of this character, also the subject of a Gounod opera.
Answer: Faust [accept The Damnation of Faust; or Le Damnation de Faust]
[10] This symphony based on a Byron poem features movements titled "March of the Pilgrims" and "Orgy of the Brigands."
Answer: Harold in Italy [accept Harold en Italie]
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This battle featured a Russian cavalry charge being repulsed by the forces of Colin Campbell in an incident that came to be known as "The Thin Red Line." For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this battle of the Crimean War that more notably featured a disastrous charge by the Light Brigade.
Answer: Battle of Balaclava
[10] The Battle of Balaclava was the first Russian attempt to break the siege of this city, Russia's chief naval port on the Black Sea.
Answer: Sevastopol [or Sebastapol]
[10] This later battle was a concerted effort to break the Allied position near Sevastopol, led by troops from the city under Soimonov and troops from Menshikov's field army under Pauloff. Soimonov's misinterpretation of an order led to an Allied victory.
Answer: Battle of Inkerman
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Orbiting electrons undergo the Thomas type, while magnetic moments experience the Larmor kind. For 10 points each:,
[10] Name this effect in which the axis of a rotating body, such as the Earth, shifts.
Answer: precession
[10] The angular velocity of classical precession is directly proportional to this quantity, the rotational analog of force.
Answer: torque
[10] The change in strength of precession over time results in this small oscillation in an axis or rotation. For the earth, it is caused by tidal forces.
Answer: nutation
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In this novel, John's romance with Liz causes her pet cat Charlemagne to be jealous, and Liz later ends up marrying John's friend Phil. For 10 points each:,
[10] Identify this modern verse novel about a bunch of yuppies in San Francisco.
Answer: The Golden Gate
[10] The Golden Gate was written by this Calcuttan author who also wrote about the violinist Michael in An Equal Music and described four families in the absurdly long A Suitable Boy.
Answer: Vikram Seth
[10] The Golden Gate uses the same rhyme scheme as this verse novel by Aleksandr Pushkin, in which the title character kills his friend Vladimir Lensky in a duel.
Answer: Eugene Onegin
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Identify some things about lunar deities who aren't the Lithuanian goddess Ataegina, for 10 points each.,
[10] The Greek equivalent of the Roman Luna was a daughter of Hyperion and Theia. Her daughters, the Menae, represented the moon's phases, but she is most famous for falling in love with Endymion.
Answer: Selene
[10] Moon deities from this people's mythology include Coniraya, who impregnated Cavillaca with a fruit made of his sperm, and Mama Quilla. More famous gods from their myths include the sun god Inti and his father Viracocha.
Answer: Incan mythology
[10] This Japanese moon god was the brother of Susano'o. After he killed the food goddess Uke Mochi, his sister refused to be in the same place as him, and so the sun and the moon are seen at different times of day.
Answer: Tsukuyomi-no-mikoto or -no-kami [accept Tsukiyomi]
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Answer some questions of schools of economic thought, for 10 points each.,
[10] This school, home to Ronald Coase, Gary Becker, Friedrich von Hayek and Milton Friedman, generally has a libertarian bent, and was also Monetarist during Friedman's time.
Answer: University of Chicago
[10] This is the idea that, although individuals will have widely varying and often incorrect ideas about the future, it is reasonable to assume that they are correct on average. Its application to stocks leads to the efficient markets hypothesis.
Answer: rational expectations theory
[10] This group seeks to build up a macroeconomic theory by providing microeconomic foundations for the work of the author of The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money.
Answer: New Keynesian Economics

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