Answers To The Mid-Week Quiz

And now the answers to our Mid Week Quiz No. 126 —

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  • Answers below.
  1. In which English city is the Ashmolean Museum located(Oxford)
  1. Which Australian colony was the only one not to take convicts from Britain? (South Australia)
  1. Name the batsman who scored a world record first class innings of 501 in 1994.(Brian Lara)
  1. Which word can precede mousse, labrador and wheaten? (chocolate)
  1. Name the French explorer who was murdered along with at least 24 of his crew by members of the Ngare Raumati tribe in 1772. (Marion du Fresne)
  1. Which country or organisation coordinated the opposition to expansionist North Korea in the 1951-53 war? (United Nations)
  2. Name the two New Zealand authors who have won the Booker Prize. (Keri Hulme and Eleanor Catton)
  1. Sika are a breed of which animal? (deer)
  1. What is the main characteristic of lava with low viscocity? (it flows quickly)
  1. Complete the Shakespearean line If music be the food of ­­­ love, play on.
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