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

Each year the average American eats 126 pounds of what?
Potatoes
Historians have said that Napoleon carried what food with him for a boost of energy?
Chocolate
In 1904, a Canadian chemist developed what drink?
Canada Dry Ginger Ale. It became very popular during Prohibition, as its sweet flavor masked the taste of home-brewed liquor.
Kansas once had a law prohibiting the serving of ice cream on what?
Cherry pie
*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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