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21 April 
In 1918, Baron Manfred von Richthofen, the notorious World War I German flying ace known as the "Red Baron," was killed in action.
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Lilly has 15 pop can tabs all together they equal $30. She dropped one and lost 2. But she has $26. Explain.

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Welcome to the NCES Kids' Zone

The NCES Kids' Zone provides information to help you learn about schools; decide on a college; find a public library; engage in several games, quizzes and skill building about math, probability, graphing, and mathematicians; and to learn many interesting facts about education.


Did you Know?

Public school students in 28 states scored higher than their peers in the nation; students in 15 states and the District of Columbia scored lower than their peers nationally. The interactive map provides details. (more info)


The Word of the Day

roux -(n.).A mixture of flour and fat cooked together and used as a thickening agent in cooking.


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