Mid Week Quiz No. 122 Answers

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  1. Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier is regarded as the father of modern geology, chemistry or physics? (chemistry)

 

  1. All Maori men could vote in New Zealand before all non-Maori men. True or false? (True)

 

  1. Which group of islands is New Zealand’s most northerly territory? (Kermadec)

 

  1. Who is the mayor of Christchurch? (Lianne Dalziel)

 

  1. Which writer creased the detective Father Brown? (G K Chesterton)

 

  1. What is an aquifer? (rock beneath the ground which contains water)

 

  1. How many edges does a tetrahedron have? (six)

 

  1. Complete the line from Macbeth: Is this a dagger which I see before me? The handle towards my hand?

 

  1. In golf what is an albatross? ( three under par on an individual hole)

 

  1. What is the name given to rainfall whish results from moist air rising and cooling over mountains? (orographic(al))

 

 

 

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