The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 90 Answers

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  1. New Zealander Tony Simpson’s book The Sugarbag Years focuses on which decade of the 20th century? (1930s)


  1. Which ice dancing couple caused a sensation at the 1984 Winter Olympics with their performance to the music of Bolero?(Torvill and Dean)


  1. Guillermo del Toro is a film director, celebrity chef or football star? (film director)


  1. Which political party did Bruce Beetham represent? (Social Credit)


  1. In which of Shakespeare’s plays did a leading character say … the play’s the thing
    Wherein I’ll catch the conscience of the King? (Hamlet)


  1. Captain Queeg was a character in which 1951 Pulitzer Prize winning novel? (The Cruel Sea)


  1. Name the three hurricanes that recently battered the Caribbean and the southern United States. (Harvey, Irma, Maria)


  1. Where did the Orient Express start and finish? (Paris to Istanbul)


  1. Trees are able to warn other trees of danger from insects and animals. True of false? (True)


  1. Who composed Finlandia? (Sibelius)