The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 63

  • The latest challenge.
  • Remember that no correspondence, computers or cell phones may be entered into!
  • Answers on Sunday.

 

  1. In Ian McEwan’s novel “Nutshell”, where does the narrator live?

 

  1. In the word QANTAS what do the letters NT stand for?

 

  1. Indian Wells in southern California is the venue for an annual international event in which sport?

 

  1. Ulaanbatar is the capital of which country?

 

  1. Porcini, shiitake and bolete are all types of what?

 

  1. In Queensland they are known as refuge islands. What are they?

 

  1. Fingal’s Cave located in Scotland is also the name of an overture. Who was the composer?

 

  1. Who wrote Paradise Lost?

 

  1. Fungi can grow into the largest living organisms on Earth. True or false?

 

  1. What percentage of commercial caught fish in Australia, have lived in mangroves at some time: 30%. 50% or 70%?