Ballot Quiz, June 11 (2012)

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1. What state passed a measure to the ballot this week to require that candidates for governor to select their running mates for lieutenant governor?

South Dakota
No!
North Dakota
Incorrect!

South Carolina
Yes! Read more about this measure on South Carolina's 2012 ballot measure page.
North Carolina
Sorry!

2. In New York's U.S. Senate primary election on June 5, Republicans gave former U.S. Representative Heather Wilson 70% of the vote over small-business owner Greg Sowards.

True
See below
False
This did not happen in New York. This happened in New Mexico.

3. All competing congressional incumbents won their primary elections in New Jersey, except for which U.S. Representative? (Hint:His district was eliminated in New Jersey's redistricting.)

Bill Pascrell
Sorry! This was the person who defeated the answer to this question.
Leonard Lance
Nope!
Steve Rothman
Correct! Read more about this development on New Jersey's primary election review.
Donald Payne, Jr.
Try again!

4. How many statewide ballot measures will appear in the North Dakota June 12 primary election?

2
Sorry, but wrong choice!
4
Yes! Read more about these measures here.
6
Nope!
none
Did you get this one wrong, too?

5. In Maryland, placing a proposed amendment on the ballot requires a ____% vote of each chamber of the state legislature.

66
Nope!
55
Incorrect!
60
Good choice! Read more about legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
75
Incorrect...again.

6. BONUS!

The total number of ballot measures on the 2012 ballot amount to measures in states.

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