Subject: PIG

Each answer is a word containing "pig." (e.g., An abnormally undersized person. Answer: Pigmy.)

Freshman Level

1. Term for a football.

2. A common family of "city" birds.

3. A plait of braided hair.

Graduate Level

4. A neat category that usually fails to reflect actual complexities.

5. A substance used as coloring.

6. To carry someone on your back with your arms supporting their legs.

Ph.D. Level

7. A short, witty poem expressing a single thought or observation.

8. A faucet on an outdoor water pipe.

9. The small piece of flesh at the back of your tongue that closes your windpipe.

Answers:

1. Pigskin.

2. Pigeon.

3. Pigtail.

4. Pigeonhole.

5. Pigment.

6. Piggyback.

7. Epigram.

8. Spigot.

9. Epiglottis.

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