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* GettingCrapPastTheRadar: Students make a joke when Principal Skinner instructs them to use a ''number two'' pencil.



* SnipeHunt: Chalmers tells Skinner that he accidentally left his shades on the bus. As Skinner goes inside, Chalmers takes his shades out of his pocket and signals Otto to close the door and drive, leaving Skinner inside.

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* SnipeHunt: Chalmers tells Skinner that he accidentally left his shades on the bus. As Skinner goes inside, Chalmers takes his shades out of his pocket and signals Otto to close the door and drive, leaving Skinner inside.inside.
* ToiletHumor: Students make a joke when Principal Skinner instructs them to use a ''number two'' pencil.

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* ReligiousRussianRoulette: When it's clear that none of the students are prepared for the test, and all other methods (like guessing) are strictly prohibited, superintendent Chalmers advises the students to try this approach:
-->'''Chalmers''': Alright NOBODY GUESS! Just be right! Get down on your knees, pray to your God, and ask him, no, DEMAND he tell you the answer and if he won't, he is no God of yours!


** The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''Film/{{Footloose}}''.

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** The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''Film/{{Footloose}}''.



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* BoobyPrize: Bart is told that his practice test got a perfect score and is rewarded with a helicopter ride to a genius convention. Only when he boards and sees that the other "geniuses" are Ralph and the bullies does he realize that they're taking all the bad students away so they don't skew the aptitude test scores. Also, the helicopter is just the school bus in disguise.



* ShoutOut: The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''Film/{{Footloose}}''.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''Film/{{Footloose}}''.''Film/{{Footloose}}''.
** "This is no genius copter, this is Film/ConAir!"
* SnipeHunt: Chalmers tells Skinner that he accidentally left his shades on the bus. As Skinner goes inside, Chalmers takes his shades out of his pocket and signals Otto to close the door and drive, leaving Skinner inside.


* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somewhat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar'' when Lisa is reading it during the final scene.

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* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somewhat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar'' ''Literature/TheBellJar'' when Lisa is reading it during the final scene.



* ShoutOut: The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''{{Footloose}}''.

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* ShoutOut: The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''{{Footloose}}''.''Film/{{Footloose}}''.

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* OutOfCharacterMoment: Lisa completely chokes on a standardized test with no explanation why while everyone else seems to be able to do it fine including Milhouse. Since the test is thrown out anyway at the end, there's no real telling if the problem was with Lisa or the test itself with Lisa being the only one visibly distraught.

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* DancePartyEnding


* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somehwat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar'' when Lisa is reading it during the final scene.

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* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somehwat somewhat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar'' when Lisa is reading it during the final scene.


* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somehwat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar''.
* ScantronPicture: Bart fills out the answer sheet of his practice test to read "SLURP MY SNOT".

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* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somehwat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar''.
''TheBellJar'' when Lisa is reading it during the final scene.
* ScantronPicture: Bart fills out the answer sheet of his practice test to read "SLURP MY SNOT".SNOT".
* ShoutOut: The final scene of this is a direct parody of the final scene of the final scene of ''{{Footloose}}''.

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* ReadingForeignSignsOutLoud: In the Russian airing, the actor voicing Skinner somehwat firmly translates the title of Sylvia Plath's ''TheBellJar''.


* FullyAutomaticClipShow: When Homer talks about how insurance pays him everytime he gets hurt, it leads to clips of Homer's AmusingInjuries through the show's run.

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* FullyAutomaticClipShow: When Homer talks about how insurance pays him everytime he gets hurt, it leads to clips of Homer's AmusingInjuries through the show's run.run...[[MindScrew including a clip of the Homer clones falling into the gorge from "Treehouse of Horror XIII".]]

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* PottyDance: Ralph does it while on the bus. Skinner asks Otto to stop the bus so Ralph can go to a rest stop, but Otto is mesmerized by the "little girl's dance".


* DaydreamSurprise: We see a DisasterDomino reaction that kills most of Marge's friends, causing her to freak out because they're uninsured...right before she makes out with the remaining woman, which Homer drools at while watching before it's revealed it was only in his head.

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* DaydreamSurprise: We see a DisasterDomino DisasterDominoes reaction that kills most of Marge's friends, causing her to freak out because they're uninsured...right before she makes out with the remaining woman, which Homer drools at while watching before it's revealed it was only in his head.

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* DaydreamSurprise: We see a DisasterDomino reaction that kills most of Marge's friends, causing her to freak out because they're uninsured...right before she makes out with the remaining woman, which Homer drools at while watching before it's revealed it was only in his head.


Springfield Elementary ships out all the poor-testing students (and Principal Skinner) on the day of a major standardized test. Meanwhile, Homer has to be extra careful now that his insurance has lapsed and has to wait until 3:00pm to get it reinstated.

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Springfield Elementary ships out all the poor-testing students (and ([[MyFriendsAndZoidberg and Principal Skinner) Skinner]]) on the day of a major standardized test. Meanwhile, Homer has to be extra careful now that his insurance has lapsed and has to wait until 3:00pm to get it reinstated.


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* ButThouMust: Lisa discovers that the answers for each question have the same meaning. As such, she is unable to decide which one to pick.


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* GirlOnGirlIsHot: When Homer has an ImagineSpot about disasters that could happen while not insured, it quickly turns to Marge making out with one of her friends, making him drool.

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