Take the It's Academic Weekly Quiz! in association with Giant

One acre of peanuts will make how many peanut butter sandwiches?
In the 1970’s, three childhood friends formed the Unadulterated Food Company, which grew to become what iconic brand?
SNAPPLE, which now produces over 50 different fruit-flavored beverages.
Illinois actually has an official state snack food, which is what popular treat?
How many carrots do you have to eat to get the amount of calcium in one glass of whole milk?
*All answers are items available at Giant!

2014 “Sophie Altman Coach of the Year Award”

To honor the memory of It's Academic's creator and long-time producer, Sophie Altman, Giant Food is presenting the 2014 “Sophie Altman Coach of the Year Award.” This Award is intended as a tribute to all It's Academic coaches for whom Sophie Altman had so much respect.

2014 Coach of the Year Honorees:

  • Sam Gee, W. T. Woodson High School (Washington DC winner)
  • John Koepke, Catoctin High School (Baltimore winner)

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