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Youth Zone Simsbury Quiz

  1. What section of Simsbury was once known as “The Falls”
    1. Falls on Firetown Road
    2. Tariffville
    3. Westledge
    4. Weatogue
  2. Where is the historic “Minister’s Well” located
    1. Behind First Church
    2. On the Westminster School Campus
    3. Behind Bank of America
    4. In the Center Cemetery
  3. Simsbury was burned by the Indians in what year?
    1. 1670
    2. 1676
    3. 1802
    4. 1710
  4. The Fountain in Weatogue was built in memory of?
    1. George Washington
    2. Civil War Veterans
    3. Dr Roderick White
    4. Capt. John Pettibone
  5. The Simsbury Casino was located where what building is now?
    1. Simsbury Bank
    2. Andy’s Plaza
    3. Eno Memorial
    4. The Cannon Building
  6. The great fire that destroyed the mill and many homes in Tariffville was in what year?
    1. 1820
    2. 1867
    3. 1895
    4. 1905
    5. 1905
  7. Which of the following towns was not originally part of Simsbury?
    1. East Granby
    2. Avon
    3. Canton
    4. Granby
  8. The Farmington River was originally known as?
    1. The Weatogue River
    2. The Shad River
    3. The Tunxis River
    4. The Metacomet River
  9. The first  area settled in Simsbury was?
    1. Tariffville
    2. Terry’s Plain
    3. Weatogue
    4. Hopmeadow

 

 

 
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