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Congratulations Maddy Hassan, a 6th-grade student at The Fulton School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Maddy wins a $15 gift card to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this week’s Missourian In Education News Quiz, based on news in the Jan. 13-14 weekend issue of The Missourian.

Here are the answers to last week’s quiz:

According to the story on the Junior FFA program, why doesn’t the FFA use the term Future Farmers of America any longer?

The organization doesn’t use the term Future Farmers of America because it doesn’t encompass all that FFA has to offer. Today’s FFA students are future biologists, chemists, engineers and much more.

What is one way to learn about Kali the polar bear from the St. Louis Zoo?

The Reading Across Missouri 2018 serialized story will teach readers about Kali in a new weekly story that will appear in the newspaper beginning in the Jan. 20-21 issue. The author also will be at Neighborhood Reads Bookstore in Washington Feb. 1 to share more pictures and information.

What is the Unit 218 American Legion Auxiliary doing to encourage students in grades 3 through 12 to learn about their government and the rights and freedoms Americans enjoy today?

The Auxiliary is hosting an essay contest with the theme “What can I personally do to promote Americanism in my school or community?

Thanks for taking our News Quiz this week!