- If you would still like a go at the latest challenge, scroll down to November 16.
- Remember that no correspondence, computers or cell phones may be entered into!
- Answers below.
1 Which town was closest to the epicentre of the recent 7.5 earthquake? (Waiau)
2 What is the date for the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump? (20 January 2017)
3 In which sport is the Constellation Cup contested? (netball)
4 Tapis is a food dish, a decorated tapestry or a Spanish dance? (a decorated tapestry)
5 What was the nationality of jazzman Bix Beiderbecke? (American)
6 New Zealand uses about 90% of the world’s supply of 1080 poison. True or false? (True)
7 Julia Gillard was Australian prime minister until mid 2013. Name her three successors. (Kevin Rudd, Tony Abbott, Malcolm Turnbull)
8 In which part of the body is the AC joint located? (the shoulder)
9 What happened on what Franklin Roosevelt called a day which will live in infamy? (the bombing of Pearl Harbor)
10 Who played the two leading roles in the 1960 film The Millionairess? (Sophia Loren and Peter Sellars)