The KIN Quiz 93: Answers

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  • Answers below.

 

  1. Mariano Rojay is prime minister of which country? (Spain)

 

  1. Name the two test nations who the All Blacks will play on their northern tour. (Scotland and Wales)

 

  1. How many years ago was President Kennedy assassinated: 52, 53, 54 or 55? (54)

 

  1. What is the English name for the karearea bird? (falcon)

 

  1. In relation to sleep, what do the initials REM stand for?(rapid eye movement)

 

  1. In which country was investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia assassinated recently? (Malta)

 

  1. The film The Imitation Game was about which famous English mathematician? (Alan Turing)

 

  1. What do they call hurricanes in Japan? (typhoons)

 

  1. Which Romantic Poet wrote a sonnet with the opening line An old, mad, blind, despised and dying king? (Shelley)

 

  1. Jacinda Ardern is the youngest New Zealand prime minister for over 150 years. True or false? (True)