Thursday, January 22, 2015

Thursday Night is Quiz Time at OLS!

As always, make sure to click the embedded link to find the answer to each question.  Good luck!

I.  In 2008, the year Obama was elected President, the state of North Dakota pumped out 200,000 barrels of crude oil per day.  In 2014 that figure was ___________ barrels per day.
a.  100,000
b.  200,000
c.  300, 000
d.  450,000
e.  1,200,000

II.  In a recent poll conducted in Britain, ____________% of respondents said it was time for the UK to pull out of the European Union.
a.  18%
b.  38%
c.  48%
d.  64%
e.  80%

III.  T/F Darren Wilson, the officer involved in the Ferguson shooting, has been cleared by Obama's Department of Justice and will not be prosecuted either criminally or civilly.

IV.  Forty-two years ago today, January 22nd, 1973, the Supreme Court passed down one of the most famous social issue verdicts in its history.  What was the name of this case? [hint: think fish eggs]