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1. What city’s mayor is refusing to resign after posting comments last week to a personal Facebook page that City Council members say are racist?

A. Spokane

B. Airway Heights

C. Tacoma

D. Coeur d’Alene

E. Post Falls

2. Ken Stabler, the left-handed, Super Bowl-winning quarterback of the Oakland Raiders, once played for a minor league football team in Spokane. What was the name of that team of the late 1960s?

A. Shock

B. Kaisers

C. Albi Air-Raiders

D. Shockers

E. Expos

3. Who was selected Most Valuable Player in the Major League Baseball All-Star game?

A. Felix Hernandez

B. Nelson Cruz

C. Mike Trout

D. Prince Fielder

E. Albert Pujols

4. Derek Barron, a golf professional out of the Tacoma Golf Center, shot a course-record 59 on Wednesday during the pro-am portion of the Rosauers Open at Indian Canyon Golf Course in Spokane. What was the previous course record?

A. 60

B. 63

C. 61

D. 64

E. 62

5. A hotel in southwestern Japan, aptly called Weird Hotel, is “manned” almost totally by what?

A. Homeless people

B. Computers

C. Chimpanzees

D. Robots

E. Children

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