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

According to a recent survey, what type of sandwich is most popular in the USA?
Subs, followed by grilled sandwiches, deli sandwiches, and wraps
Last year, Americans spent $653 million on what?
Hot sauce
According to legend, the first pomegranate tree in England was planted by whom?
Henry the Eighth
In 1921, the Green and Green company introduced what cracker, still popular today?
Cheez-Its. Which are now produced by Kelloggs.
*All answers are items available at Giant!

2017 “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 2017 “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.

To nominate your school’s IT'S ACADEMIC coach, just send us an e-mail telling us why you would like to honor your coach. Length is optional, and coaches may be nominated by individuals or by groups, as long as those making the nominations are members of the school community.

The email address for award nominations is itsacademicaward@aol.com.

  • Deadline for nominations is March 31, 2017

The winner will be announced on the championship show in June.

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