Frozen Four Giveaway – Question 5

Starting March 31, and running through April 2, we will be giving away tickets to the NCAA Frozen Four Hockey Tournament, taking place April 8-10, 2010. This will be a historic event for the city of Detroit, held for the first time in a dome–Ford Field, home of the Detroit Lions.

Winning is simple – just be the first to correctly answer the trivia question by leaving a comment below and you will receive two tickets to all three games. To be the first to know when the next question is posted, become a fan of Pure Michigan on Facebook and Twitter, and Michigan Economic Development Corporation on Facebook and Twitter.

Tickets are good for:

  • Admission to the Thursday, April 8th Semifinal games
    • Game #1 at 5:00 p.m.
    • Game #2 at 8:30 p.m.
  • Admission to the Saturday, April 10th National Championship game @ 7:00 p.m.

Ok – here’s your question:

In 1870, Detroit telephone customers became the first in the nation to have what type of reference information assigned to them?

There are just a few rules:

  • Each person may only win once.
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  • Employees, contractors, agents and family members of employees, contractors and agents of the MEDC are not eligible to win. The winning answer(s) will be determined solely by MEDC. All decisions of MEDC are final.
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  • Angela

    Operator

  • Marlene Carron

    Look up a number

  • Matt

    Area code

  • emily palsrok

    In 1870 Detroit homes were each given an individualr telephone number.

  • Cindy Hughes

    An area code?

  • Mike Hughes

    a telephone number.

  • Eric

    Area codes

  • Michael Cox

    area exchange number, Kenwood was entered as KE.

  • Naomi Bontrager

    Is it “Yellow Pages”?

  • K’evin Theoret

    In 1870, Detroit telephone customers became the first in the nation to have what type of reference information assigned to them?

    Telephone Number.

  • Andrea Ness

    In 1870, Detroit telephone customers became the first in the nation to have what type of reference information assigned to them?
    Answer: Telephone numbers

  • Kevin Theoret

    In 1870, Detroit telephone customers became the first in the nation to have what type of reference information assigned to them?

    Telephone Number

  • Christin Haney

    Time.

  • Pamela Furst

    telephone nunmber

  • James McKellip

    a telephone number

  • Steve

    In 1870, Detroit became the nation’s first telephone customers to have phone numbers assigned to them.