The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 62 Answers

  • Apologies for the delay in providing these. If you still wish to do this one, scroll down to March 7.
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  • Answers below.
  • Quiz 63 will be up tomorrow.

 

  1. What do the initials UNHCR stand for? (United Nations High Commission for Refugees)

 

  1. Orde Wingate was a legendary British commander in World War Two who operated mainly in India, Burma or Malaya? (Burma)

 

  1. Who is the current MP for Mt Albert? (Jacinda Adern)

 

  1. The Shetlands are further north than the Orkneys. True or false? (True)

 

  1. Which Renaissance artist included a magic square in one of his engravings? (Albrecht Dürer)

 

  1. In which part of the body would you find the radius? (the lower arm)

 

  1. Which government department has the Maori name Manatū Taonga? (The Ministry of Culture and Heritage)

 

  1. Which famous American actor played Mark Antony in the 1953 film Julius Caesar? (Marlon Brando)

 

  1. American drivers call it a spot. What is our term? ( a parking place)

 

  1. Complete the opening line of Shelley’s sonnet “Ozymandias”: I met a traveller _ _ _ _ (… from an antique land)