In The News Week Ending October 10

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In The News Week Ending October 10

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What rock band leader, known as the “the madman of rock ’n’ roll,” recently died?
    • A. 

      Mick Jagger

    • B. 

      Davy Jones

    • C. 

      Steven Tyler

    • D. 

      Paul Revere

  • 2. 
    Studies show that the wealthiest Americans are cutting back on what?
    • A. 

      Giving to charity.

    • B. 

      Gourmet coffee.

    • C. 

      Taking vacations.

    • D. 

      Having children.

  • 3. 
    When Raleigh’s Bob DeBardelaben at age 88, what was he best known for?
    • A. 

      Longest serving register of deeds.

    • B. 

      Country music singer.

    • C. 

      High school basketball coach.

    • D. 

      TV weatherman.

  • 4. 
    What caused many Triangle residents to wake up especially early Wednesday morning?
    • A. 

      A lunar eclipse.

    • B. 

      A plane crash.

    • C. 

      A charity stunt.

    • D. 

      A soccer tournament.

  • 5. 
    Duke surgeons performed the state’s first implant of a bionic what?
    • A. 

      Eye

    • B. 

      Shoulder

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Tendon

  • 6. 
    A proposed Publix supermarket in North Raleigh is causing concerns about an increase in what?
    • A. 

      Crime

    • B. 

      Traffic

    • C. 

      Noise

    • D. 

      Taxes

  • 7. 
    A Fuquay Varina woman had to rescue a snake who had swallowed what?
    • A. 

      Arsenic

    • B. 

      Another snake

    • C. 

      A mousetrap

    • D. 

      A golf ball

  • 8. 
    The Triangle’s bus systems have agreed to be known by what single name?
    • A. 

      Triangle Transit

    • B. 

      Go

    • C. 

      Metro

    • D. 

      NCTransport

  • 9. 
    Although many Triangle churches perform animal blessing ceremonies for household pets, Baptist pastor Ray Wickham was recently called on to bless what?
    • A. 

      Bats

    • B. 

      Snake

    • C. 

      Bees

    • D. 

      Deer

  • 10. 
    What reminder of the World of Bluegrass is left now that the festivities are over?
    • A. 

      Sir Walter Raleigh’s Banjostand.

    • B. 

      Midnight rambles.

    • C. 

      Food trucks.

    • D. 

      Bluegrass radio.

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