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. How many life sentences was Jared Loughner sentenced to for the 2011 shooting rampage in Tucson?

a) 13
b) 6
c) 7
d) 19

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The answer to question #1 is (c) 7. Click here to read the story.

2. Which Arizona candidate's robocalls gave voters the wrong information about polling places?

a) Ann Kirkpatrick
b) Jeff Flake
c) Kyrsten Sinema
d) Ron Barber

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The answer to question #2 is (b) Jeff Flake. Click here to read the story.

3. Which ASU group is producing a calendar to raise money for one of their organizations?

a) "Men of Finance"
b) "Men of Journalism"
c) "Women of Nursing"
d) "Women of Science"

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The answer to question #3 is (b) "Men of Journalism". Click here to read the story.

4. Which sports event has hit the Valley for the weekend?

a) MLB fall training
b) NCAA football playoffs
c) MLS international soccer playoffs
d) NASCAR auto racing

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The answer to question #4 is (d) NASCAR. Click here to read the story.

5. What was a woman sentenced to for beating her daughter over an arranged marriage?

a) 6 months in jail
b) 2 years probation
c) 5 years in prison
d) 1 year probation

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The answer to question #5 is (b) 2 years probation. Click here to read the story.

6. At which Arizona university did fire damage the equipment room in the sports arena?

a) University of Arizona
b) University of Phoenix
c) Arizona State University
d) Northern Arizona University

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The answer to #6 is (a) University of Arizona. Click here to read the story.

7. What is a Gilbert company growing, hoping it will make money for its use in cosmetics, feed stock and fuels?

a) Dandelions
b) Algae
c) Jojoba
d) Aloe

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The answer to question #7 is (b) algae. Click here to read the story.

8. A judge was scheduled on Thursday to look at restitution claims for what Arizona event?

a) The Marana Flood
b) The Rodeo-Chediski Fire
c) The Wallow Fire
d) The Hobble Complex Fire

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

9. Two men were arrested for stealing what items?

a) ATM machines
b) Bottles of Oxycodone
c) Horses
d) Mail from multi-residence boxes

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The answer to question #9 is (a) ATM machines. Click here to read the story.

10. To what Arizona destination is one tribe planning to pave a road?

a) The bottom of the Grand Canyon
b) Canyon de Chelly
c) Cocopah Casino
d) Skywalk

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The answer to #10 is (d) Skywalk. Click here to read the story.

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