Congratulations to Morganna Pope, a 5th-grade student at South Point Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Morganna 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. 20-21 weekend issue of The Missourian.
Here are the answers to this week’s quiz:
The Swiss food company Nestle has sold its U.S. candy business to another company for $2.8 billion. What country is the company from that now owns the business that makes Butterfingers, Crunch bars, Nerds, SweeTarts and FunDip?
Nestle’s U.S. candy business is now owned by Ferrero, an Italian company.
Which zoo had some of the nation’s first naturalistic bear habitat, and inspired other zoos to follow its example?
In the 1920s, the St. Louis Zoo was a leader in replicating regional replica habitat.
Who started the National Spelling Bee and when was it first held?
The Louisville (Ky.) Courier-Journal created the National Spelling Bee in 1925.
Thanks for taking our News Quiz this week!