## Explore Break

Below you will find examples of questions and their QDMRs found in Break.

Note that *high-level* QDMRs are less coarse in their decomposition, as they are geared towards reading comprehension tasks. For more details on *high-level* QDMRs please refer to our paper.

**Semantic Parsing**:**Visual Question Answering**:**Reading Comprehension (and KB-QA)**:

**Academic**

Return me the total citations of papers in the VLDB conference before 2005.

```
1. return papers
2. return #1 in the VLDB conference
3. return #2 before 2005
4. return citations of #3
5. return number of #4 for each #3
6. return sum #4
```

**ATIS**

What flight do you have from atlanta to dallas on august twenty seventh in the morning

```
1. return flights
2. return #1 from atlanta
3. return #2 to dallas
4. return #3 on august twenty seventh
5. return #4 in the morning
```

**GeoQuery**

(a) Which state has the least population density

```
1. return states
2. return population densities of #1
3. return #1 where #2 is the lowest
```

(b) What states border states that border states that border florida

```
1. return florida
2. return border states of #1
3. return border states of #2
4. return border states of #3
```

**Spider**

(a) List the name, born state and age of the heads of departments ordered by age.

```
1. return departments
2. return heads of #1
3. return names of #2
4. return born states of #2
5. return ages of #2
6. return #3 , #4 , #5
7. return #6 sorted by #5
```

(b) Show the positions of the players from the team with name "Ryley Goldner".

```
1. return teams
2. return names of #1
3. return #1 where #2 is Ryley Goldner
4. return players of #3
5. return positions of #4
```

(c) Find the total number of students enrolled in the colleges that were founded after the year of 1850 for each affiliation type.

```
1. return affiliation types
2. return colleges of #1
3. return #2 founded after 1850
4. return students enrolled in #3
5. return number of #4 for each #1
```

**CLEVR-humans**

(a) How many silver spheres are not the smallestt shape?

```
1. return spheres
2. return #1 that are silver
3. return size of #2
4. return #2 where #3 is the lowest
5. return #2 besides #4
6. return number of #5
```

(b) What one color are four of the objects?

```
1. return objects
2. return colors of #1
3. return number of #1 for each #2
4. return #2 where #3 is four
```

**NLVR2**

(a) If there are no more than 5 and no less than 2 televisions in a single image.

```
1. return images
2. return televisions in #1
3. return number of #2 for each #1
4. return #1 where #3 is at most 5
5. return #1 where #3 is at least 2
6. return #1 in both #4 and #5
7. return number of #6
8. return if #7 is equal to one
```

(b) If one person is riding a bicycle near two dogs.

```
1. return people
2. return bicycle
3. return #1 riding #2
4. return dogs
5. return #3 near #4
6. return number of #4 for each #5
7. return number of #5
8. return if #6 is equal to two
9. return if #7 is equal to one
10. return if both #8 and #9 are true
```

(c) If there are an equal number of dogs in each image.

```
1. return images
2. return dogs in #1
3. return number of #2 for each #1
4. return if #3 are equal
```

**ComQA**

(a) Who was the first president to serve 3 terms?

```
1. return presidents
2. return terms of #1
3. return number of #2 for each #1
4. return #1 where #3 is equal to 3
5. return first of #4
```

(b) Birthdates of george pattons kids?

```
1. return george patton
2. return kids of #1
3. return birthdates of #2
```

**ComplexWebQuestions**

(a) What country is the composer of Up Out My Face from?

```
1. return Up Out My Face
2. return composer of #1
3. return country of #2
```

(b) What do most people speak where the Nigerian pound is used?

```
1. return the Nigerian pound
2. return where is #1 used
3. return what do most people speak in #2
```

**DROP**

(a) What event happened first, Jabal Shammar being annexed or the preliminary attack on Taif?

```
1. return Jabal Shammar being annexed
2. return the preliminary attack on Taif
3. return when was #1
4. return when was #2
5. return which is lowest of #3 , #4
```

(b) How many years passed between rebellion breaking out at Pegu and Pegu began their annual raids?

```
1. return the rebellion breaking out at Pegu
2. return Pegu began their annual raids
3. return year of #1
4. return year of #2
5. return difference of #4 and #3
```

(c) Who threw the most touchdowns in the first half?

```
1. return touchdowns
2. return #1 in the first half
3. return who threw #2
4. return number of #2 for each #3
5. return #3 where #4 is highest
```

**HotpotQA** (*high-level*)

(a) How old was William DuVall when Black Gives Way to Blue was certified gold by the RIAA?

```
1. return when Black Gives Way to Blue was certified gold by the RIAA
2. return how old was William DuVall on #1
```

(b) Did the Battle of Peleliu or the Seven Days Battles last longer?

```
1. return how long did the Battle of Peleliu last
2. return how long did the Seven Days Battle last
3. return which is longer of #1 , #2
```

(c) The Love Machines stars an actor born in 1926, known for his nightclub performances in what city?

```
1. return the actor born in 1926 that stars in the Love Machines
2. return the nightclub performances that #1 was known for
3. return in what city was #2
```