The KIN Mid-Week Quiz 86 Answers

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  1. The 1859 Battle of Solferino led to the establishment of which international organisation? (The Red Cross)

 

  1. Who was the subject of the play and film A Man For All Seasons? (Thomas More)

 

  1. Huon pine is native to which Australian state? (Tasmania)

 

  1. Where in New Zealand is Fernhill? (Hawke’s Bay/ near Hastings)

 

  1. The paramount tribe of the South Island, Ngai Tahu, actually invaded from the North Island in the late 18th True or false? (True)

 

  1. Complete the line from Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar: I come to bury Caesar not to praise him

 

  1. Michel Houellebecq is a French football player, fashion designer or writer and poet? (writer and poet)

 

  1. Which country won the Women’s Sevens Rugby tournament at the Rio Olympics? (Australia)

 

  1. The song Another Suitcase in Another Hall is from which Andrew Lloyd Webber musical? (Evita)

 

  1. In French it is printemps, in German it is Frühling. What is the English word? (Spring)