The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 53 Answers

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  • augustusRadiata pine is native to northern California. True or false? (True)

 

  • Who was the first emperor of the Roman Empire? (Augustus)

 

  • What was Bangladesh called before it became a separate state? (East Pakistan)

 

  • PIQA® BOO® is a new brand of pear, apple or peach? (pear)

 

  • rio-jonesIn which event did New Zealander Luuka Jones win a silver medal in Rio? (K100 canoe slalom)

 

  • What United States organisation is referred to by the letters DAR? (Daughters of the American Revolution)

 

  • In mountainous landscapes what is a névé? (a snow field)

 

  • felix-mendelssohnWho composed the overture called Fingal’s Cave, named after the sea cave in the Scottish Hebrides? (Felix Mendelssohm)

 

  • What does leitmotif mean? (a recurring theme)