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NM Trivia, Part 10

April 29, 2015 — Leave a comment


BuildingHere’s the NM trivia question for this week (it’s the LAST one):

In 1987, what did former governor Garrey Carruthers add to the New Mexico license plates to avoid confusion outside of the state?

A – An alien

B – A hot air balloon

C – U.S.A.

D – “The” before the words New Mexico

E – A rainbow

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NM Trivia, Part 9

April 22, 2015 — Leave a comment

silver cityHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

What mineral made Silver City prosper?

A – Silver

B – Gold

C – Aluminum

D – Calcium

E – Copper

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NM Trivia, Part 8

April 15, 2015 — Leave a comment

mesillaHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

A riot occurred in the streets of Mesilla in 1871, killing nine men and wounding 50 others. What two groups fought in this conflict?

A – Hatfields & McCoys

B – Cowboys & Sheep-herders

C – Ranchers & Townfolk

D – Republicans & Democrats

E – Red Chile fans vs. Green Chile fans

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NM Trivia, Part 7

April 8, 2015 — Leave a comment

4 state mtnHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

From the top of what mountain near Raton can you see over four states?

A – Raton Big Mountain

B – I Spy Mountain

C – Capulin Mountain

D – Bruce King Peak

E – Ojo Mountain

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NM Trivia, Part 6

April 1, 2015 — Leave a comment

MountainsHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

In the Fourth of July Canyon in the Manzano Mountains, what rare (for New Mexico) trees are found?

A – Pinon Pine

B – Pecan trees

C – Maple trees

D – Cottonwood trees

E – Elm trees

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NM Trivia, Part 5

March 25, 2015 — Leave a comment

sf-nm b-wHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

In 1898, who filmed the first movie ever made in New Mexico?

A – Charlie Chaplin

B – Thomas A. Edison

C – Sylvestor Stallone

D – Alexander Graham Bell

E – Theodore Roosevelt

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NM Trivia, Part 4

March 18, 2015 — Leave a comment

SF indian MarketHere’s the NM trivia question for this week:

What is the one quality about New Mexico that most artists claim brought them here?

A – Wide-open spaces

B – Spiritual openness

C – Rapid access to paint

D – Inexpensive housing

E – The light

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