WONDER #1966: What Is Area 51?

Question 1 of 3

Area 51 is located in which state?

  1. Nevada
  2. New Mexico
  3. California
  4. Arizona

Question 2 of 3

Area 51 was first developed to test which secret aircraft?

  1. B-52 Bomber
  2. F-117 Fighter
  3. A-12 Oxcart
  4. U-2 Spy Plane

Question 3 of 3

To convince people to come work at Area 51, the lead engineer of the U-2 Spy Plane project gave Area 51 what nickname?

  1. Vegas Strip
  2. Paradise Ranch
  3. Alien Beach
  4. Groom Lake Resort

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