Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Pitch Black. Isadora and Duncan wrote all of the secrets of VFD in their notebooks.
None of the others. It was actually the fact that he mocks whatever you say in an annoying voice.
Special Orphan Running Exercises. Coach Genghis says that orphans have great running legs.
scrambled eggs. But the Quagmires lend them their silverware.
She has no silverware. She works as his secretary, which means she's in the administrative building, which means she has to eat without silverware.
Lunch ladies. They help Olaf steal the Quagmires.
Vice Principal Nero, the violin. He has very long violin recitals. The book never actually says who the principal is.
turban. It hides his one eyebrow.
Make shoes with metal on the bottom. Violet thinks of it when Duncan tells her the crabs don't like loud noises.
VFD. The last thing they yelled was VFD and the meaning is unknown! (at least, in this book it is)
Yes. Coach Genghis caught them. Coach Genghis is Count Olaf in disguise.
Yes. They studied all night while Isadora and Duncan pretended to be them.
|What did Isadora and Duncan dress up to look like Sunny when she had to make staples and couldn't go to S.O.R.E.?||The Austere Academy Quiz
a bag of flour. Klaus and Violet had to study for their exam and Sunny had to make staples for the next day. So, Isadora and Duncan dressed up as Violet and Klaus and stole a bag of flour to look like Sunny.
The Baudelaires wouldn't give her a tip. Carmelita complained that she delivered messages nine times and they never gave her a tip. Klaus said that he didn't want to break their tradition.
Sweet-and-Sour Shrimp. They ate sweet-and-sour shrimp and washed their hands in the stream.
Special Orphan Running Exercises. Special Orphan Running Exercises is what Coach Genghis assigned the Baudelaires to do every night until the sun came up.
Yes. He wears it to cover his one eyebrow.
staples. She had to make home made staples because she ran out in the office and Principal Nero forced her to make her own even though she's only a baby.
Klaus' teacher. She would make everyone measure everything.
Violet's teacher. He would tell boring stories and eat bananas all day long.
The Orphan's Shack. Carmelita started to call it the orphan's shack and everybody copied it.
Quagmire. Isadora and Duncan Quagmire are triplets and the third died in a fire.
Cakesniffers. She calls them this every chance she gets. Although I'm not certain what it means, Lemony Snicket says "Cakesniffers" is very rude indeed!
It was huge. It was the largest lasagna they had EVER seen.
Plop. There is a tan fungus growing on the ceiling which the Baudelaires have to keep dodging to avoid getting hit. To get rid of it, they sprinkled salt on it.
He mocks them. Principal Nero even mocked the Baudelaires the very first time he met them! He's so proud of himself. He plays the violin and thinks he's a genius.
None, she works with Principal Nero. Sunny is a baby so they made her work with Principal Nero so she could do something.
"Remember you will die". The motto is "Memento Mori" which is a Latin phrase that means "Remember you will die". That is a rather unusual motto for a school, but not for this book!
Moss was oozing out of them. The bricks were so old moss was "oozing" out of them. The school children often slipped on them.
Ocean decoration. The paper has ocean decoration on it because it's "in". "In" is a phrase which comes from the next book- "The Ersatz Elevator" which I have made a quiz on.