West Michigan Secrets--Are you curious?

There are many smart people, but few can be considered to be a "West Michigan Secret Sluth." This quiz will determine wheter you are a genius at West Michigan's History.

If you're not, don't worry. If you don't know any "secrets" from the area, then you can watch "West Michigan Secrets" on wzzm13.com starting Monday, May 12th. Good Luck on your quiz!

Created by: Jennifer Pascua of wzzm13.com
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1. What was John Ball's occupation?
Dentist
Lawyer
Zookeeper
2. Who was the first mayor of the City of Grand Rapids?
Henry Williams
Walker Leonard
Thom Wealthy
3. Until 1880, what was the dominant ethnic group on the West Side of Grand Rapids?
Polish
French
German
4. Who brought a bi-plane to the September 3, 1911 West Michigan Fair?
Charles Lindbergh
Tom Walsh
The Wright Brothers
5. What actor, who appeared in many films with Katherine Hepburn, was part of a Grand Rapids acting troupe early in his career?
Cary Grant
Spencer Tracey
Humphrey Bogart
6. When was the first Festival of the Arts held in downtown Grand Rapids?
1950
1960
1970
7. At what Grand Rapids store did Betty Ford work?
Wurzburgs
Herposheimer's
Steketee's
8. Who is known as the father of Grand Rapids' Boy Scouting?
Gerald R. Ford
Captain Charles E. Belknap
Alexander Calder
9. What were the L&L Jenison, F.J. Porter and W.H. Barrett?
Steamboats on the Grand River
Famous attorneys
Department stores
10. What three American Indian tribes are represented in the earth mounds in Ah-Nab-Awen Bicentennial Park?
Keweenah, Chippewa and Ottawa
Seneca, Chippewa and Cayuga
Ottawa, Chippewa and Potawatomi

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