Ford Shaw, 4, of Corinth, waves an American flag while watching the Fourth of July parade with his family in Bangor in 2018. Credit: Aislinn Sarnacki

Welcome to the first edition of Trivia Tuesday with the BDN. Every week, we’ll ask you — our readers — a series of questions pegged to timely happenings around the state. Each question is multiple choice and is designed to teach you a bit more about the great state we love to call home.

We’re kicking this week off with all things Fourth of July — fireworks, hot dogs and even the role Maine played in the Revolutionary War.

So put your knowledge of Maine trivia to the test and take the quiz below!

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Lindsay Putnam

Lindsay Putnam is a senior editor for sports and features at the Bangor Daily News. Lindsay previously worked as an editor and reporter at the New York Post. She's a York Beach native and Colby College...