For those who missed the net… the answers were A B D

Happy New Year to All! May the New Year bring to each of you happiness, good fortune, good health and good DXing!
As promised Dastardly Trivia has returned!

I hope to see each of you at the OMAR Hamfest this coming Saturday!

News on the homefront includes:
– Thanks to a generous donation we will be raffling a wireless weather station at the OMAR Hamfest. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. Drawing will be held at noon with the other hamfest drawings and you must be present to win.
-It is now time for annual membership renewals. See Patti at the SMARC table at the hamfest for application form and to pay your dues.
-Look for some exciting on the air changes coming this year!
-We will have a special guest at the next meeting. He will be talking to us about CW classes! I don’t know about you, but I am ready!
-Newsline will be returning soon!

73

Patti

How much do you know about the New Year’s Ball being dropped on Times Square? Good Luck!

1. What was the first year the ball dropped in Times Square?

a. 1908
b. 1899
c. 1927

2. What year did the first icosahedral geodesic sphere drop in Times Square?

a. 2008
b. 2009
c. 2010

3. What is an icosahedral geodesic sphere?

a. A regular polyhedron
b. A Platonic solid
c. Consists of vertices following Cartesian coordinates
d. All of the above