Thursday, December 18, 2014

Thursday NIght is Quiz Night at OLS!

As always, follow the link embedded in the question stem to find the answer.

I.  T/F  Since the official beginning of the "War on Drugs" in 1971, the rate of workplace fatalities for policeman has steadily increased. (After clicking the link, scroll down to item 2).

II.   Data from a very recent Department of Justice study shows that 1 in about every ________ college women have been victims of rape/sexual assault.
a.   5
b.   10
c.   25
d.   32
e.   52

III.  In 2006, 32% of respondents indicated that it was more important to protect the rights of Americans to own guns than it was to control gun ownership.  In a follow-up poll conducted by Pew Research a week ago, that figure had
a.  decreased to 22%
b.  remained basically the same at 33%
c.  increased to 40%
d.  increased to 45%
e.  increased to 52%

IV.  On this day in 1892, the first-ever performance of the ballet, _____________ was performed in St. Petersburg, Russia.  What is the name of this ballet? [Hint: the location is the hint]