Roanoke Times News Quiz For April 5

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 49

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News Quizzes & Trivia

How well do you know your local news headlines?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Rebecca Barnett | The Roanoke Times Where was this photo taken?
    • A. 

      South (Roanoke) County Library

    • B. 

      Taubman Museum of Art

    • C. 

      Valley View Mall

    • D. 

      Center in the Square

  • 2. 
    This week, Tanglewood Mall announced a new store would be opening in May. What will it sell?
    • A. 

      Teen clothing

    • B. 

      Pet supplies

    • C. 

      Electronics

    • D. 

      Furniture

  • 3. 
    True or False: Paper checks are no longer issued for Virginia state tax refunds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Associated Press Luke Hancock, who hails from the Roanoke Valley, plays for the University of Louisville basketball team, which will compete in the Final Four this weekend. Which high school did he graduate from?
    • A. 

      Hidden Valley

    • B. 

      Salem

    • C. 

      Patrick Henry

    • D. 

      William Byrd

  • 5. 
    The Roanoke Times | File February At the White House Friday, Walter Hughes of Franklin County was among a dozen Rotary Club members from across the nation who received a Champions of Change award recognizing volunteer work. What project earned him the honor?
    • A. 

      Installing fuel-efficient stoves in Guatemala

    • B. 

      Supplying shoes to impoverished schoolchildren

    • C. 

      Providing clean drinking water in Africa

    • D. 

      Health care outreach in Haiti

  • 6. 
    Photo courtesy PMQ Patrick Maggi, owner of downtown Roanoke's Blues BBQ, will be competing in one of the most prestigious food contests in the world later this month. What will he be cooking?
    • A. 

      Cornbread

    • B. 

      Pizza

    • C. 

      Pork barbecue

    • D. 

      Brisket