Typical Sat Questions This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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   If four stubborn monks

wandered endlessly through

the mountainous regions of Tibet

in search of fine linens,

how many black-haired donkeys

could scamper three-hoofed

across an 80-foot beam,

in comparison to the time it takes

a herd of wild billygoats to graze

upon a 20-acre field of alfalfa

at standard temperature and air pressure?



Twelve tribal natives dance

around an open flame

at a rate three times

as fast as the three-toed tree sloth of

northwestern Africa can gnaw

on a two-foot bamboo twig.

With this in mind, calcluate the time

it takes for a band of savage marauders

to steal two barrels of flour

from a lonely traveling merchant

in a secluded, Mexican village.




This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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Suzannahlikespie said...
May 6, 2013 at 4:54 pm
 Not to mention the classic "we don't want to leave any group out question"  Fabio, Ming, Bob, Jerome, Raj, and Melissa are purchasing apple pie, kim chi, and tacos......
 
krazykoolkatie13 said...
Nov. 7, 2009 at 10:40 pm
LOL. Brilliant. =)
 
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