All Over Albany Weekly Quiz - Feb 18, 2011

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How fast did Liz go down the skeleton track?

    • A.

      25 mph

    • B.

      30 mph

    • C.

      10 mph

    Correct Answer
    B. 30 mph
    Explanation
    Liz went down the skeleton track at a speed of 30 mph.

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  • 2. 

    Who kills the French on the ceiling of the War Room at the state Capitol?

    • A.

      The Dutch

    • B.

      The English

    • C.

      The Native Americans

    Correct Answer
    A. The Dutch
  • 3. 

    Dr. Tom Little, from Bethlehem, was honored Tuesday with what award?

    Correct Answer
    the Presidential Medal of Freedom
    Presidential Medal of Freedom
    Explanation
    Dr. Tom Little, from Bethlehem, was honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Tuesday. The Presidential Medal of Freedom is a prestigious award given to individuals who have made significant contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. The award recognizes Dr. Little's outstanding achievements and contributions in his field, and his dedication to serving others.

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  • 4. 

    What words did Bob rhyme with "quail" in his poetic recap of the story involving the teachers union official and 74 State? (pick three)

    • A.

      Kale

    • B.

      Hail

    • C.

      Mail

    • D.

      Prevail

    • E.

      Wail

    • F.

      Snail

    • G.

      Fail

    • H.

      Jail

    Correct Answer(s)
    E. Wail
    F. Snail
    G. Fail
    Explanation
    Bob rhymed "quail" with "wail," "snail," and "fail" in his poetic recap of the story involving the teachers union official and 74 State.

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  • 5. 

    First name of the contestant who won the trip to Saratoga Springs on "The Price is Right"?

    • A.

      Theresa

    • B.

      Tiana

    • C.

      Tatiana

    Correct Answer
    C. Tatiana
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Tatiana. This is the first name of the contestant who won the trip to Saratoga Springs on "The Price is Right".

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  • 6. 

    The Guilderland snow giant: What is his nose made out of?

    • A.

      A carrot

    • B.

      A sweet potato

    • C.

      An orange plastic cone

    • D.

      A swim noodle

    Correct Answer
    C. An orange plastic cone
    Explanation
    The Guilderland snow giant's nose is made out of an orange plastic cone. This material is commonly used for construction cones and is often brightly colored for visibility. Using an orange plastic cone for the snow giant's nose adds a vibrant and eye-catching element to the sculpture.

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  • 7. 

    Who is Otto's BFF?

    Correct Answer
    Daisy
    Daisey
  • 8. 

    How many trails does Ski Venture in Glenville have?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      8

    Correct Answer
    C. 8
    Explanation
    Ski Venture in Glenville has a total of 8 trails.

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  • 9. 

    Authorities say they caught a guy at the Albany bus station with $170,000 worth of cocaine in his underwear. Where, according to the suspect, was the coke headed?

    • A.

      Lake Placid

    • B.

      New York City

    • C.

      Schaghticoke

    Correct Answer
    A. Lake Placid
    Explanation
    The suspect claimed that the cocaine was headed to Lake Placid. This suggests that Lake Placid was the intended destination for the drugs.

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  • 10. 

    Who did Daniel B say had the best glazed donuts in the Capital Region?

    • A.

      Bella Napoli

    • B.

      Schuyler Bakery

    • C.

      The Cookie Factory

    Correct Answer
    C. The Cookie Factory
    Explanation
    Daniel B said that The Cookie Factory had the best glazed donuts in the Capital Region.

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