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Please copy Challenge ANSWER SHEET below.

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CHALLENGE ANSWER SHEET – Landmark 2021

Top Score: Wyomissing JR/Sr HS (Waffle Whiskers) – 9 Correct
Andrea Landrum, 7th grade – Wyomissing, PA

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(1)Andrew Lewis MS (Woo Back Wednesday) Salem, VA
ANSWER: Red Beach China –6 Correct

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(2) Andrew Lewis MS (Cherry Blossoms) Salem, VA
ANSWER:Mt. Fuji — 6 Correct

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(3) Andrew Lewis MS (The Tigers) Salem, VA
ANSWER: Nazca Lines in Peru — 6 Correct

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(4) Andrew Lewis MS (…😊) Salem, VA
ANSWER: Statue of Liberty — 6 Correct

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(5) Andrew Lewis MS (Nice Try) Salem, VA
ANSWER: Glowworm Caves in New Zealand — 7 Correct

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(6)Hill View Montessori Charter,(Innovative Horizons) Haverhill,MA
ANSWER: Statue of Liberty — 3 Correct

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(7)Techpandas Informal School (Techpandas) India
No Clues sent in.

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(8) Muhlenberg MS/HS (Intelligent Investigators) Reading, PA
ANSWER: Black Island Cave – Karaada — 6 Correct

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(9)Reading HS (Reading Knight Voyagers) Reading,PA
ANSWER: Zions Hill in Saba Island — 6 Correct

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(10)The Phoenix School (The Flame N’ Hot Phoenix) Salem,MA
ANSWER: Island of the Dolls — 8 Correct

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(11) Wyomissing JR/Sr HS (Waffle Whiskers) Wyomissing, PA
ANSWER:La Montana de los Siete — 9 Correct

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End of Landmark Challenge 2021 Answers
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NOTE: Teams may only ask questions that can be answered with a Yes or a No. One question per team, per week is allowed.
Week 1 – Feb 8
Week 2 – Feb 15
Week 3- Feb 22

Challenge 2021 Clues – Landmark – Week 3
At the end of the project, I will post a link to answer sheets that each group will send in for scoring.

(1) Andrew Lewis MS (Woo Back Wednesday) Salem, VA mrsjpainter@gmail.com
Grade 8 – Out Feb 8, 12 & March 12
1.This landmark is located in Dawa.
2.This phenomenon is caused by a type of red plant.
3.This place is covered in flora.
4.It’s a big wetland.
5.It is the same area as Disneyworld.
6.This place is closed to the public.
7.It attracts many tourists annually.
8. It is home to many birds.
9. This place has lots of metal.

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(2) Andrew Lewis MS (Cherry Blossoms) Salem, VA mrsjpainter@gmail.com
Grade 8 – Out Feb 8, 12 & March 12
1. It’s shape is unique.
2. The landmark’s last eruption was in the early 1700s.
3. The landmark was formed by an earthquake.
4. Climbing this landmark has been a religious practice for a long time.
5. The landmark was forbidden to be climbed by women until the late 1800s.
6. This landmark has a military background.
7. It is in the Eastern Hemisphere.
8. This landmark is referred to by many different names.
9. It stands at about 12,400 ft tall.

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(3) Andrew Lewis MS (The Tigers) Salem, VA mrsjpainter@gmail.com
Grade 8 – Out Feb 8, 12 & March 12
1. There are more than one of them.
2. No one is allowed to go onto it.
3. It is not as long as the Grand Canyon.
4. It could be related to two of the five of the most essential elements for life.
5. It can be seen by only planes.
6. These things in this area can be up to 30 miles long.
7. It was made around 500 AD.
8. It was discovered the same year as scotch tape was invented.
9. It could have been made for religious beliefs.

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(4) Andrew Lewis MS (…😊) Salem, VA mrsjpainter@gmail.com
(Team name is 3 dots and a smiley) Grade 8 – Out Feb 8, 12 & March 12
1. It was a gift.
2. It was once yellow.
3. It is worth more than 100 million dollars.
4. It is struck by bolts at least 500 times every year.
5. It was once a different shade.
6. Visitors used to climb it.
7. It’s at least 250 feet tall.
8. It is in the Western Hemisphere.
9. It was created in the 1800s.

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(5) Andrew Lewis MS (Nice Try) Salem, VA mrsjpainter@gmail.com
Grade 8 – Out Feb 8, 12 & March 12
1. There are more than 300 rooms.
2. The walls are made up of seashells, coral, and fish bones.
3. It isn’t the only species there are also insects.
4. The location started forming 30 million years ago.
5. The hungrier the better.
6. The location was first explored by locals.
7. Touching its features can destroy it.
8. It consists of limestone with fossils innermost.
9. It was explored for the first time in the seventeenth century.

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(6)Hill View Montessori Charter,(Innovative Horizons) Haverhill,MA fullcircleclassrooms@gmail.com
Grade 8
1.One coordinate of this landmark is 74.0445° W.
2.The model for this landmark was an African-American female.
3.The designer of the Eiffel Tower designed the structure for this landmark!
4.The landmark is made of copper, steel, cast iron, and gold!
5.The landmark is hundreds of feet tall!
6.The landmark weighs approximately 250,000 pounds
7.The landmark’s spikes on the crown represent oceans and continents.
8.This became an official US landmark in 1886
9.This landmark is located in the Western hemisphere.

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(7)Techpandas Informal School (Techpandas) India geetika.allen@gmail.com
Mixed group middle school;Out Feb 22-Mar 1.
No clues were sent in by this team.

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(8) Muhlenberg MS/HS (Intelligent Investigators) Reading, PA Searfossj@muhlsdk12.net
grades 7-12; Out Mar26-Apr 1.
1. A popular day trip destination
2. No matter how high you jump you will never touch the ceiling.
3. Situated between peninsulas
4. It is associated with a color.
5. Roughly 6 km from a popular vacation spot
6. Located in the northern hemisphere
7. It can get pretty muddy here
8. You won’t need scuba gear to enjoy this place
9. There are many healing properties here

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(9)Reading HS (Reading Knight Voyagers) Reading,PA kathymanzella21@gmail.com
Grade 9,
1. Population of about 2,000 only
2. t has one of the shortest commercial runways
3. It is 1,800 miles south of USA
4. Located south of the Atlantic Ocean
5. Ethnicity there is mostly Arabic
6. A tribe(hunter gathers) called Ciboney were first know to settle there, one of the safest islands
7. Its name means morning
8. Has been hit by 15 category 3 storms and 7 category 5 storms
9. One of the safest islands
10.The gate later became a hill after complaints from the Church

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(10)The Phoenix School (The Flame N’ Hot Phoenix) Salem,MA leslie@phoenixschool.org
Grades 5-8
1. They were hung to keep away the past
2. A body lay in a place boats use
3. Half surrounded by one of these 2 matters liquid or gas
4. Man-Made islands made by the people of the pyramids
5. The builder’s power grew after the fall of the ancient sculptors
6. A watery death comes full circle after 50 years
7. A select few were cared for and clothed
8. Come and watch them slowly decay
9. Strongly connected to superstition

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(11) Wyomissing JR/Sr HS (Waffle Whiskers) Wyomissing, PA wyolandmark@gmail.com
Grade 7
1. Unique wildlife is not uncommon there.
2. To get a good view, you must traipse 6 miles.
3. Dangerous – is it worth the risk? Take your time and breathe!
4. The best times to go there are the 2 most extreme times of the day.
5. The country of this landmark has roughly the same population as the country whose women birth 5.9 children, on average.
6. The pigmentation could be deceiving
7. This is our favorite clue number
8. UV rays are intensely strong in any weather.
9. The discovery of this landmark is due to melting glaciers.

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End of Landmark 2021 Week 3 Clues
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