Answer Me This
Why are state senators furious at the guv? Why did Rio Rancho opt for a two-hour delay in the middle of August? New Mexico finds itself in NASA's sights. What are New Mexico students getting better at?
1) What's behind some state senators' scathing criticism of Bill Richardson?
a. They don't like attending the Special Session.
b. They say he serves only his larger political ambitions.
c. They see flaws in his bill to insure uninsured children in New Mexico.
d. All of the above
2) Why didn't Rio Rancho students get to school on time Monday?
a. A freak snow iced over all the roads.
b. Someone slashed the tires of school buses.
c. A team of pranksters pulled the fire alarms at every school in the city.
d. Rio Rancho teachers went on strike.
3) What does NASA want to use New Mexico for?
a. As a Mars stand-in
b. As a launch site for satellites
c. As a place to build solar-powered rockets
d. As a test target for space weapons
4) New Mexico students are improving their ...
a. Ability to chug energy drinks
c. ACT scores
d. Texting skills