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SMARTPHONE & TABLET USERS

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DESKTOP USERS

Continue on to the quiz below! (Note: There’s a scrolly bar.)

LAST WEEK’S WINNERS

OK. Apparently one of the questions was REALLY HARD, because nobody got it right! It’s the glacial erratics, y’all. They can trick ya.

So we’re giving away one pin each to our two top scorers and one rando (s/o to the Random Name Picker lol).

THE WINNERS OF QUIZ NO. 8 ARE:

  • Brian Benkel (5 of 7)
  • Rebecca Bailey (5 of 7)
  • Allan Leeson (random winner)

CONGRATS! Comment on our Facebook or email us at uvindex@vnews.com to let us know if you want to come by the Valley News to pick up your loot or if we should pop ’em in the mail.

THE CORRECT ANSWERS TO QUIZ NO. 8:

Q1. What reason did developer David Hall give for abandoning his proposed NewVistas project in Vermont?
A. He was “worn down by the drama.

Q2. The town of Hanover has said it will withhold a permit for which Dartmouth College event, unless safety improvements are made?
A. Homecoming bonfire.

Q3. How many miles did Tunbridge’s Tripp Ewards travel in his most recently cycling journey?
A. 4,121.

Q4. Who was pictured staring longingly at a woman’s plate of food after she finished running the Save a Stray 5K in Newport?
A. Her dog.

Q5. According to a story from the Sunday Valley News, what are porch pirates?
A. People who steal packages off of other people’s porches and entryways.

Q6. Identify who said the following: “There are so many other ones tucked away in the nooks and crannies of New England.”
A. Massachusetts hiker Christy Butler, talking about glacial erratics as part of the Valley News summer journal series, ‘Lost, Hidden or Forgotten.’

Q7. What year did the Sherman Manning Pools (commonly known as the Hartford swimming pool) open in White River Junction?
A. 1967.

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