1 E. All those states, plus Massachusetts, recognize same-sex marriage.
2 D. As many adults who had chickenpox as a child discover, the varicella virus also causes the painful condition of shingles.
3 A. Two brothers discovered the largest specimen ever of an ankylosaur; if it proves to be a new species, they want to call it enormasaurus … after their mother.
4 D. Once thought to be extinct, the federal government says the large white worm exists in sufficient quantities that it doesn’t qualify for endangered species status. The first three were once used to describe the worm, but research shows they’re really just myths.
5 C. Trebek injured his Achilles tendon chasing a burglar who stole cash and other items from his San Francisco hotel room.
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Last week’s winner
Gary Myhre, of Liberty Lake