The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 60

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  • Answers below.

 

  1. Woody Allen auteur

    Kalimantan, Brunei, Sarawak and Sabah are all located on which island? (Borneo)

 

  1. What does it mean when a film director is described as an auteur? (the director has a style all her/his own)

 

  1. Which three states in the USA have just four letters? (Iowa / Utah / Ohio)

 

  1. What does op cit mean in the footnotes of a book? (in the reference previously cited)

 

  1. In which manufacturing industry was the Bessemer process used? (steel making)

 

  1. Pope Francis was born in which country? (Argentina)

 

  1. What is convectional rainfall? (precipitation which results from intense heating)

 

  1. Which trophy is contested when the Black Ferns play the Diamonds? (The Constellation Cup)

 

  1. The Unification of Germany was completed in 1848, 1866 or 1870? (1870)

 

  1. Who is David Gascoigne married to? Governor-General, Dame Patsy Reddy)