The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 48 Answers

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1    savoyIn which European country would you find Savoy? (France)


2    Name the Argentine driver who won the Formula One Championship five times in the 1950s. (Juan Fangio)


juan-fangio   The Germans call it glühwein, what is our term? (mulled wine)


4    At which entertainment festival do they award the Palme D’Or? (Cannes Film Festival)


5    What is an aquifer? (Porous rock which contains and transmits water)


6  passenger-pigeons  Donald Trump is the first American president since World War Two, to be elected having had no previous political experience. True or false? (False)


7    The lemur is native to which island? (Madagascar)


8    Which species of bird once flew across America in hundreds of millions? (passenger pigeons)


wendy-perriam Wendy Perriam is a writer, film star or model? (writer)


10  Who wrote The Swimming Pool Library? (Alan Hollinghurst)