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8 Ridiculously easy words spelled by National Spelling Bee champions

Kelli Uhrich is a busy writer and active career woman from Phoenix, Arizona. When she's not writing, she enjoys diving into hands-on projects, reading, blogging, and hanging out with her two lazy greyhounds.

Way too e-a-s-y

This year, 14-year-old Sriram Hathwar and 13-year-old Ansun Sujoe duked it out in the National Spelling Bee, ultimately resulting in the first tied spell-off in more than 50 years. To earn their victories, Hathwar was asked to spell "stichomythia," and Sujoe was asked to spell "feuilleton." But some past winners got off easy. Take our quiz to see if you can spell better than the champions who seem to have been tossed a "softy."

Way too e-a-s-y

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