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Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sat Feb 10, 2001 12:12 pm

1. Name the city in which the Uniroyal Tire is located.
2. Name the 2 past Mayors of the City of Detroit.
3. Name 3 stops on the People Mover.
4. Who built the Fisher Building, also, who designed it?
5. Name 2 universities besides UM, MSU, EMU, and WMU.
6. Who was Edward Hines?
7. When was Detroit founded?
8. Name a National Park in Michigan (hint: it's an island).
9. Name 4 Ski resorts.
10. What year did Hudson's Downtown store close?
11. What year were Detroit's race riots?

Good Luck.
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sat Feb 10, 2001 12:30 pm

8. Isle Royale
9. Mt powderhorn (UP),Indianhead (UP),
Blackjack (UP), Iron River (UP), Petoskey
11. 70s?
 
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sat Feb 10, 2001 1:12 pm

1. Romulus (I think... the tire is close to DTW)
2. Coleman Young- Dennis Archer
3. Cobo Hall (don't know the other two)
4. ?
5. Ferris State University-- Oakland University
6. ?
7. A long time ago  Smile/happy/getting dizzy It's b-day is this year.
8. Macinac Island
9. Boyne Mt.--- (don't know any others)
10. ?
11. 1967 (I guess?)

 
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sun Feb 11, 2001 3:59 am

5. Lake Superior State University, Grand Valley State University, Michigan Tech University, Northern Michigan University...
7. 1714?
8. Isle Royale National Park
9. Crystal Mountain , Caberfae? Ski Resort, Cannonsburg ski restort, Boyne Mountain.
11. 1968

Maybe you should have more questions about state history/events instead of having most of the questions about Detroit.
 
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sun Feb 11, 2001 5:30 am

Mackinac island is NOT a national park.
 
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LOT767-300ER

Sun Feb 11, 2001 1:14 pm

Well, excuse me. I live in this stupid state it doesn't mean I have to learn everything about it.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy
 
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sun Feb 11, 2001 1:17 pm

Sorrrrry but being at the age of 21-25 i thought you knew your states single Nat'l Park.
 
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LOT767-300ER

Sun Feb 11, 2001 1:36 pm

I haven't exactly lived here my entire life. Learning national parks wasn't my biggest priority when I moved here.
 
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RE: Michigan (Detroit) Quiz

Sun Feb 11, 2001 1:44 pm

ohh, well then  Big thumbs up  Big thumbs up!

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