Arizona news quiz: Were you paying attention?

PHOENIX - How much do you remember about events in the news this past week?

Take our quiz and find out if you were really paying attention.

Hey, no Googling! See how well you do without peeking.

The quiz begins on the next page

1. What did officers seize at the southern Arizona border this week?

a) Children to be put up for adoption
b) 3,500 pounds of marijuana in a load of watermelon
c) An illegal generic shipment of Viagra
d) Date-rape drugs

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The answer to question #1 is (d) date-rape drugs. Click here to read the story.

2. At what Arizona facility was a child pornography suspect employed?

a) Arizona State Hospital
b) Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station
c) Maricopa Medical Center
d) Arizona State Capitol

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The answer to question #2 is (a) Arizona State Hospital. Click here to read the story.

3. Where was a newborn found left outside an apartment in Tucson?

a) In a duffel bag
b) In a cardboard box
c) In a backpack
d) In a carseat

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The answer to question #3 is (a) in a duffel bag. Click here to read the story.

4. What is the Phoenix Herpetological Society 'swamped' with right now?

a) Salamanders
b) Crocodiles
c) Alligators
d) Water moccasins

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The answer to question #4 is (c) alligators. Click here to read the story.

5. Which Air Force group gave a free performance at ASU's Gammage Thursday night?

a) 'The Crooning Captains'
b) 'The Melodious Majors'
c) 'The Laughing Lieutenants'
d) 'The Singing Sergeants'

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The answer to question #5 is (d) 'The Singing Sergeants.' Click here to read the story.

6. Where did doctors place part of a teen's skull after he suffered a serious head injury?

a) In a jar of formaldehyde
b) In his abdominal area
c) In his buttock area
d) In deep freeze

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The answer to #6 is (b) in his abdominal area. Click here to read the story.

7. Who is a man critically injured in a car crash suspected of killing?

a) His father and stepmother
b) His priest
c) His grandmother
d) His mother and her boyfriend

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The answer to question #7 is (a) his father and stepmother. Click here to read the story.

8. What are robbers targeting children for, according to police?

a) Textbooks
b) Laptop computers
c) Cell phones
d) Video games

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The answer to question #8 is (c) cell phones. Click here to read the story.

9. Cases have been dismissed against two Tucson women who did what?

a) Abandoned their kids at the county fair
b) Drove into flooded washes with kids in the car
c) Beat their kids for coming home late
d) Tried to sell their kids for drug money

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The answer to question #9 is (b) drove into flooded washes with kids in the car. Click here to read the story.

10. What did a Phoenix man allegedly stab his roommate to death over?

a) A woman
b) Rent
c) Drugs
d) Money

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The answer to #10 is (b) rent. Click here to read the story.

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