Frisco ISD Focus Magazine May 2018 - Page 40

Middle School Student Competes for Title of “Genius Junior” Eighth grader Vivek Abraham matches wits with some of the brightest children in America. An eighth grader at Trent Middle School vies for the title of “Genius Junior” in a game show that airs this spring on NBC. Vivek Abraham, who recently moved to Frisco from Bloomington, Illinois, was selected for the show after several rounds of a grueling selection process that evaluated his capabilities in math, science, memory and logic. The show features teams of children, ages 8 to 12, who compete in a series of increasingly complex quizzes that test their intelligence and endurance. “You can play on each other’s strengths and weaknesses, whether it’s spe )Ʌ䳊tͅYٕ͍ɥ܁)ѕɅѕ镐Ѽ͔ѡɑȁ)ݡѡ䁅ݕɕՕѥ̸+q]ͽѥ٥ѥ́Ց)ѽѡȁѼɕɔt)Yٕéɕѡ́ɔ̰ͥ)ɽͥ́Ѡ!éх)͕́ѡɕՉ́ѡɽ՝)9ѡݕѕɸUٕͥ䁥مѽ)%̸)%ѥéЁɽѥ́ѕ)Ё%́MхєUٕͥ䰁ݡɔé)ѡչѼɅєݥѠ)ɽͽ́ѽɅՑ̸)YٕɽєѕȁѼ)ͥЁݥѠѡȁݽɬѥ)ѕ$)QɕЁ5MՑЁYٕ)Ʌѕ́܁)͡܁ѕ9Aɥ!ɥ̸(AѼɕ9 م́Yх]ɐ(= UL)ɽͥ́́)ͥ!́Q)ٕ͵Ё)ѼЁх́)ٕѡɥ́)ѡչٕ͔Mѕ)!ݭ́ɽ+q]݅́܁)݅́ɕгtͅYٕe)ѡȁѽɅ+q!݅́ɕ䁥ѕɕѕ)յ̰鱕́)ɕЁٕչ)t)ѡȁͥ)ѕ+q!eЁٔх̸!e)䁅䁽ѡгtɅͅ)%Ё݅ͻeЁչѥYٕѽ%DѕЁ)͕ɅѡЁɅ́ݥ) Ʌѕ)ѡȁͽéѥ̸)YٕéЁɕЁ͍ɔ)ѡٕѽѡ̰Ёȁٔ)%D͍ɔ́ͥɕٕɅ+q$eЁɕѡՍгtYٕ)ͅ)!é͕ѥѼ)܁͍ɥ́х)مхѡչѥ)ɥ͍%ḾѼȸ)Սѥѡ́Ёѡ)͍ѥ́Յѕ!ݽ)٥́Ёѥѕ+qQɔݥ݅́݅Ѽ͡Ёݸ)$ɔЁ́ѽݕəհtͅ