The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 55

  • The latest challenge.
  • Remember that no correspondence, computers or cell phones may be entered into!
  • Answers on Sunday.

 

  • Winds around a low pressure system in the southern hemisphere, flow clockwise or anti-clockwise?

 

  • Which southern African country is the subject of the film A United Kingdom?

 

  • Name the famous whistle blower who has had her prison sentence recently commuted by President Obama.

 

  • Who has the highest test cricket average: Kane Williamson, Martin Crowe or Ross Taylor?

 

  • On the main page of a NZ passport, how is the name of the country written?

 

  • Which historic figure tells the story in Hilary Mantel’s books Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies?

 

  • Which romantic poet wrote a sonnet with the opening line An old, mad, blind, despised, and dying King?

 

  • What is unusual about a Manx cat?

 

  • What is the name of Carole King’s most famous music album?

 

  • Name the six states that make up the American region of New England.