July 1-Patriotic Day

This notice appeared in the Weekly Phoenix between June 28, 2021 and June 28, 2021.

June 29, 2021

In celebration of the 4th of July, wear red, white and blue on Patriotic Day, Thursday, July 1. Have fun, take a photo, and upload it to the Summer Days Album!

Now, how patriotic are you? Find out by answering the following questions (without looking them up).

  1. What is the name of the national anthem?
  2. Why did the United States declare independence?
  3. Who wrote the National Anthem?
  4. Who made the first American flag?
  5. How tall is the Statue of Liberty?
  6. What country gifted the Statue of Liberty?
  7. How much does America spend on fireworks for July 4th yearly?
  8. How many hot dogs do Americans consume on July 4th yearly?
  9. How many people have July 4th cookouts?
  10. What was the original shape of the stars on the flag?
  11. Where was the first celebration of Independence Day held?
  12. On every Independence Day, how many times does the Liberty Bell ring?
  13. What was the name of the newspaper that published the Declaration of Independence?
  14. The Fourth of July commemorates which document?
  15. What was The Statue of Liberty’s official name?
  16. During World War II, where did the Declaration of Independence get stored?

Answers will be in next week’s Weekly Phoenix.

For more information, contact Sherri Pavlik.