News quiz for week ending 4/27/12

Friday's News Quiz   —   Posted on April 27, 2012


DIRECTIONS:  For the true/false, write TRUE or FALSE next to each statement, then rewrite each false statement to make it true. (10 points each)

1.  __________________ The FAA has recently given approval to dozens of universities and supermarkets to use drones.

2.  __________________ People are expected to express concerns over invasion of privacy upon learning of the FAA’s multiple approvals of drones for non-military use.

3.  __________________ Approximately 40-60% of Detroit’s fires occur in vacant buildings.

4.  __________________ The Detroit Fire Commissioner has proposed allowing some abandoned buildings to burn down as one of the way of covering the budget cuts in the Fire Department.

5.  __________________ A former Marine and Secret Service agent has left his secure job to open a dog training school in Virginia.

6.  __________________ The former Marine and Secret Service agent become qualified to open his own dog training school through a lot of hard work and preparation.

7.  __________________ The Arizona state government has passed a law on illegal immigration that includes requiring local police officers to check a person’s immigration status while enforcing other laws if reasonable suspicion exists that the person is in the U.S. illegally.

8.  __________________ The Obama administration has sued Arizona over its illegal immigration law because they say they don’t want to enforce the law.

9.  __________________ Michelin and other tire companies are opening factories in South Carolina because the state does not have a right-to-work law.

10. __________________ Michelin will make heavy tires used in the construction and mining industries in the new factories the company is opening in South Carolina.

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