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December 13, 2012
News Quiz #2813

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December 13, 2012

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December 13, 2012

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CHALLENGE QUESTION
Which is unique about the first day of winter?



QUIZ QUESTIONS
  1. Locate Oregon on the map.

  2. Another state affected by the heavy rains was ...
    1. Connecticut
    2. Colorado
    3. California

  3. The island nation hit by the storm was ...
    1. Philippines
    2. Japan
    3. China

  4. The damaging storm was a ...
    1. tornado
    2. typhoon
    3. blizzard

  5. Enrique Pena Nieto is the new leader of ...
    1. Morocco
    2. Malaysia
    3. Mexico

  6. Captain Scott Kelly is an American ...
    1. astronaut
    2. cosmonaut
    3. hydronaut

  7. Earth as Art is a book compiled by ...
    1. Navy
    2. NASA
    3. NOAA

  8. "Blessings in a Box" are for ...
    1. dogs
    2. horses
    3. camels

  9. The menorah is a symbol of the Jewish holiday ...
    1. Shabbat
    2. Hanukkah
    3. Rosh Hashanah

  10. The Ellipse is an area of the grounds at the ...
    1. White House
    2. Capital
    3. Washington Monument



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