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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc.

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Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc.etc.
** Because the story segments don't have enough time for it, the show does not get into the issue of pseudonyms and married names vs. birth names. Therefore, the child Mark Twain is shown as going by the name "Mark Twain" even though he was still using his given name "Samuel Clemens" at that age; and the child Abigail Adams is addressed as "Abigail Adams" even though she was "Abigail Smith" until she got married.


* WideEyesAndShrunkenIrises: The characters get these sort of eyes all the time. [[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/xavier-riddle-and-the-secret-museum/images/c/c6/We_Are_the_Wright_Brothers_016.png/revision/latest?cb=20191128010610 This]] is just one example.

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* WideEyesAndShrunkenIrises: The characters get these sort of eyes all the time.in extreme emotions like fear, anger, etc. [[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/xavier-riddle-and-the-secret-museum/images/c/c6/We_Are_the_Wright_Brothers_016.png/revision/latest?cb=20191128010610 This]] is just one example.


* BreakingTheFourthWall: In the opening and closing sequences, the characters talk to the viewer. Luckily, they don't ask questions or for help with the simplest tasks.

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* BreakingTheFourthWall: In the opening and closing sequences, the characters talk to the viewer. Luckily, they don't ask questions or for help with the simplest tasks.there's no FakeInteractivity.


* BaseballEpisode: "I Am Jackie Robinson", which is all about a baseball player.

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* BaseballEpisode: BaseballEpisode:
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"I Am Jackie Robinson", which is all about a baseball player.player.
** Also, "I Am Lou Gehrig."



* BlindingBangs: Tyler from "I Am Marie Owens" has his eyes covered by his hair.
* BoyishShortHair: Marie Owens has very short hair, and isn't all that feminine.



* LimitedWardrobe: All the characters wear the same clothes most of the time. In fact, in "I Am Lou Gehrig", it's implied that Xavier has more than one of the same type of hoodie.



* NiceHat: Jackie Robinson wears a blue baseball cap.

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* NiceHat: NiceGirl: Marie Owens stands out in this regard. She doesn't get mad when someone does something wrong and prefers to solve problems in a positive way.
* NiceHat:
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Jackie Robinson wears a blue baseball cap.cap.
** Eleanor Roosevelt wears a fancy purple hat.
** Theodore Roosevelt wears a hat, which is also his artifact.
** Marie Owens wears a cowboy hat.



* ThePollyanna: Lou Gehrig. Even when the going gets tough, he focuses on the good stuff, which he teaches Xavier, Yadina, and Brad.



** In "I Am Marie Owens", costumes belonging to [[WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones Fred Flintstone]], [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], [[Film/TheWizardOfOz Glinda the Good Witch]], and [[WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife Rocko Rama]] can be seen.

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*** In that same episode, there was a ''Film/{{Rocky}}'' reference when Xavier is running up the stairs.
** In "I Am Marie Owens", costumes belonging to [[WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones Fred Flintstone]], [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], [[Film/TheWizardOfOz Glinda the Good Witch]], Witch]],[[note]]Or perhaps [[Franchise/SuperMarioBros Princess Peach]][[/note]] and [[WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife Rocko Rama]] can be seen.


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* SilentTreatment: In "I Am Lou Gehrig", Yadina gives Dr. Zoom the silent treatment because she's mad at her.


* ShoutOut: In "I Am Johann Sebastian Bach", Xavier practicing his high kick at sunset is a reference to ''Film/TheKarateKid''.

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In "I Am Johann Sebastian Bach", Xavier practicing his high kick at sunset is a reference to ''Film/TheKarateKid''.''Film/TheKarateKid''.
** In "I Am Marie Owens", costumes belonging to [[WesternAnimation/TheFlintstones Fred Flintstone]], [[ComicStrip/{{Peanuts}} Charlie Brown]], [[Film/TheWizardOfOz Glinda the Good Witch]], and [[WesternAnimation/RockosModernLife Rocko Rama]] can be seen.

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* {{Meganekko}}: Mary Leakey wears glasses as a child in "I Am Mary Leakey."


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* OneSteveLimit: So far, there are 2 Alexanders (Graham Bell and Hamilton), 2 Marys (Shelley and Leakey), 2 Georges (Washington and Washington Carver) and 2 Maries (Curie and Owens)


* TheCameo: Helen Keller made one in "I Am Alexander Graham Bell", as she is a student in his class.

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* TheCameo: TheCameo:
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Helen Keller made one in "I Am Alexander Graham Bell", as she is a student in his class.class.
** George Washington made one in "I Am Alexander Hamilton."

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* {{Ballet}}: "I Am Anna Pavlova" is all about ballet, and in the opening sequence, the kids don tutus and ballet slippers and try to be graceful when dancing.
* BalletEpisode: "I Am Anna Pavlova", which is all about a ballet dancer.
* BaseballEpisode: "I Am Jackie Robinson", which is all about a baseball player.


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* FullNameUltimatum: In "I Am Jackie Robinson", Jackie's mom says his full name, Jack Roosevelt Robinson.


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* HeelFaceTurn: Sarah, the racist little girl, undergoes this in "I Am Jackie Robinson", when Jackie (who she was mean to) shows her kindness. This also happens to Brian, the kid who wouldn't let Yadina play on the swings.


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* MistakesAreNotTheEndOfTheWorld: A key lesson taught in "We Are the Wright Brothers", and briefly in "I Am Anna Pavlova".


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* NiceHat: Jackie Robinson wears a blue baseball cap.


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* PoliticallyIncorrectVillain: Sarah from "I Am Jackie Robinson", who is racist until she changes her ways.


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* TutuFancy: In the opening sequence to "I Am Anna Pavlova", Yadina wears a tutu.


* {{Determinator}}: In "I Am Mari mooe Curie", Marie doesn't let sexist rules stop her from following her dream, as she goes to a secret girls' university and starts her own lab to learn more about science.

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* {{Determinator}}: In "I Am Mari mooe Marie Curie", Marie doesn't let sexist rules stop her from following her dream, as she goes to a secret girls' university and starts her own lab to learn more about science.



* SecondarySexualCharacteristics: To make them more recognizable, the child versions of male historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Mark Twain are generally depicted with similar mustaches and beards that the actual historical figures had, even though [[ArtisticLicense the child versions are way too young to have facial hair.]]

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* SecondarySexualCharacteristics: To make them more recognizable, the child versions of male historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Mark Twain are generally depicted with similar mustaches and beards similar to those that the actual historical figures had, even though [[ArtisticLicense the child versions are way too young to have facial hair.]]


* {{Determinator}}: In "I Am Marie Curie", Marie doesn't let sexist rules stop her from following her dream, as she goes to a secret girls' university and starts her own lab to learn more about science.

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* {{Determinator}}: In "I Am Marie Mari mooe Curie", Marie doesn't let sexist rules stop her from following her dream, as she goes to a secret girls' university and starts her own lab to learn more about science.



* SecondarySexualCharacteristics: To make them more recognizable, the child versions of male historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Mark Twain are generally depicted with similar mustaches and beards that the actual historical figures had, even though the child versions are way too young to have facial hair.

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* SecondarySexualCharacteristics: To make them more recognizable, the child versions of male historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Mark Twain are generally depicted with similar mustaches and beards that the actual historical figures had, even though [[ArtisticLicense the child versions are way too young to have facial hair.]]

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* SecondarySexualCharacteristics: To make them more recognizable, the child versions of male historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Mark Twain are generally depicted with similar mustaches and beards that the actual historical figures had, even though the child versions are way too young to have facial hair.


* BeardedBaby: Despite the historical heroes being kids when the trio meets them, some of them have beards like Charles Dickens and Leonardo da Vinci.



* KidsWithBeards: Despite the historical heroes being kids when the trio meets them, some of them have beards like Charles Dickens and Leonardo da Vinci.


* BorrowedCatchphrase: In "We Are the Wright Brothers", Brad says Xavier's CatchPhrase -- "To the Secret Museum!"



* IconicItem: Each one of the historical heroes has an artifact that belonged to them that is featured.



* InnocentlyInsensitive:
** In "I Am Susan B. Anthony", Xavier and Yadina are so used to tending to the Secret Museum themselves that they unintentionally leave Brad out and don't let him have a say on what should go where.
** In "I Am Alexander Graham Bell", Xavier and Yadina keep talking for Brad when he loses his voice instead of listening to him.
* KidsWithBeards: Despite the historical heroes being kids when the trio meets them, some of them have beards like Charles Dickens and Leonardo da Vinci.



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: In "I Am Susan B. Anthony", Xavier and Yadina have this reaction when they realize they've been unfair to Brad by not letting him have a vote on what should go where in the Secret Museum.



* OhCrap: Brad has this reaction every time the kids travel through time.



* RhymesOnADime: A lot of rhymes are made in "I Am Mark Twain." For example, "We didn't notice the fence got done/We were having too much fun!"
* RobotBuddy: Berby, who helps the kids time travel, and is shown in between episodes playing with them.



* TwoGuysAndAGirl: Xavier and Brad are boys, and Yadina is a girl.

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* TwoGuysAndAGirl: Xavier and Brad are boys, and Yadina is a girl.girl.
* WideEyesAndShrunkenIrises: The characters get these sort of eyes all the time. [[https://vignette.wikia.nocookie.net/xavier-riddle-and-the-secret-museum/images/c/c6/We_Are_the_Wright_Brothers_016.png/revision/latest?cb=20191128010610 This]] is just one example.


* ArtisticLicenseHistory: Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc. The biggest discrepancy so far is them visiting Cleopatra in the year 60 BCE, even though she was actually born in 69 BCE.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc. The biggest discrepancy so far is them visiting Cleopatra in the year 60 BCE, even though she was actually born in 69 BCE.


* ArtisticLicenseHistory: Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc.

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* ArtisticLicenseHistory: Although the show does its best to be historically accurate, there are some parts that were clearly made up, like Florence Nightingale having a pet mouse, Harry Houdini idolizing a tightrope walker named Fearless Jean, etc. The biggest discrepancy so far is them visiting Cleopatra in the year 60 BCE, even though she was actually born in 69 BCE.

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