March 4, 2012 in City

That’s NEWS to you

By The Spokesman-Review
 

Here’s your chance to see how well you followed the news last week, with the print version of our weekly quiz.

After you warm up your news memory, try our interactive online quiz at spokesman. com/newsquiz, where you have a chance at a $50 gift card at the Davenport Hotel or free tickets to the movies.

1. Spokane Mayor David Condon made a major change in his administration last week when he named a new

A. City attorney

B. Police chief

C. City manager

D. Human rights director

E. Public works director.

2. What movie won the most Oscars at the Academy Awards?

A. “The Artist”

B. “Hugo”

C. “The Help”

D. “The Descendants”

E. Can’t fool me. There was a tie for the most awards.

3. The Dow Jones industrial average closed above a mark it hadn’t seen since May 2008, before the recession. What was that mark?

A. Over 10,000

B. Over 11,000

C. Over 12,000

D. Over 13,000

E. Over 14,000

4. Microsoft released its new operating system for computers, tablets and cellphones last week. What’s it called?

A. Windows XP 2.0

B. Windows 8

C. Windows 2012

D. Windows New Vista

E. Windows Mobile 1.0

5. Voters of what country adopted a new constitution last week?

A. Egypt

B. Greece

C. Libya

D. Syria

E. Yemen

Check your work

Find the answers and last week’s winners on

Page B7


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