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Question 1: ________ was discovered on the retreat trip when Bill Fairweather stuck a pick near Alder Creek joking he might find something to fund some tobacco.

Question 2: William Boyce Thompson, founder of ________, was born here.
Barrick GoldYanacochaNormandy MiningNewmont Mining Corporation

Question 3: Virginia City is a town in and the county seat of Madison County, ________, United States.

Question 4: In 1863, the area was part of the Dakota Territory until March, when it became part of the newly formed ________.
Idaho TerritoryBoise, IdahoIdaho PanhandleBlaine County, Idaho

Question 5: Upon registration of the name, a ________ judge, G.
MassachusettsRhode IslandMaineConnecticut

Question 6: As of the ________[4] of 2000, there were 130 people, 72 households, and 32 families residing in the town.

Question 7: George Laird Shoup, ________, moved here after the Civil War.
List of Governors of IdahoIdaho TerritoryBoise, IdahoHistory of Idaho

Question 8: (In full irony, since Virginia itself had seceded, only to have West Virginia secede from the state and stay in the Union, it seemed an appropriate name for a ________ city in Yankee territory.)
DixieSouthern United StatesMississippiAmerican Civil War

Question 9: In May 1863, a group of prospectors were headed towards the Yellowstone River and instead came upon a party of the ________ and were forced to return to Bannack.
North DakotaCrow NationMinnesotaBig Horn County, Montana

Question 10: According to the ________, the town has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.4 kmĀ²), all of it land.
New EnglandMidwestern United StatesSouthern United StatesUnited States Census Bureau


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