Round 10: related tossup/bonus

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The Inaugural National Scholastics Championship

Case Western Reserve University
In this round, there are 10 tossups. A correct answer = 10 points + first chance at a 20 point bonus related to the tossup. Opponents can earn bonus points missed by the first team. Boni are not read if a tossup is not answered correctly.

1. Born in Rutland, Vermont, he became a blacksmith in Grand Detour, Illinois, but sold out to his partner, Major Leonard Andrus, and moved to Moline. In Moline, he began using imported English steel to make plows better suited to the soils of the prairie. For 10 points, what inventor’s name is attached to a major US manufacturer of farm equipment?

ANSWER: John Deere

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