QUIZ: Are you ready for the 2012 election?

Monday, October 22, 2012 | 4:52 p.m. CDT; updated 6:49 p.m. CDT, Monday, October 22, 2012

COLUMBIA — The election is approaching, and Missourians will be voting on who they think should be president, if the state's tobacco tax should increase, who should represent them in the State Senate and a slew of other issues.

Our government reporters put together some questions based on the statewide and local races they're writing about.

Take this quiz, and decide if you're ready for this year's election. If you find you need to brush up, check out the Missourian's Voters Guide to the 2012 General Election.

(If you can't see the quiz embedded below, click here.)

Good luck!