If you followed the news last week, you could be a winner in our weekly news quiz. Warm up by taking the newspaper version, and then go to www.spokesman.com/newsquiz, where top entries go into a drawing for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries go into a drawing for movie tickets.
1. On Christmas 2014 what unusual event happened in World War I?
A. English troops made an air raid of unprecedented size on German targets
B. German forces seized Paris in a surprise attack
C. Both sides released all their prisoners of war
D. It turned out to be the bloodiest day of the war
E. German and Allied troops declared a Christmas truce at certain places along the battle lines
2. The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture is considering what?
A. Doubling the size of the museum
B. Cutting most of its ties with the state of Washington
C. Doing away with admission fees
D. Reducing hours of operation
E. Expanding hours of operation
3. A Coeur d’Alene woman was reunited with two brothers decades after she was sold to adoptive parents after being born in a motel room in
E. Moses Lake
4. Terry Mangan died recently. He was notable in Spokane because he once was
A. Police chief
B. City manager
C. Planning director
E. City Council president
5. After much controversy over “The Interview,” Sony Pictures agreed to
A. Never release the movie
B. Release the movie with changes in the plot
C. Open the movie in limited release
D. Stream the movies online
E. C and D
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Find answers and last week’s winners on page B10.
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