The KIN Mid Week Quiz 95 Answers

  • See question 10

    You can do the latest challenge by scrolling down to November 8.

 

  • Remember that no correspondence, computers or cell phones may be entered into!

 

  • Answers below.

 

 

  1. Who is the Minister of Forestry in the new government? (Shane Jones)

 

  1. From which Roman goddess do we get the word cereal? (Ceres)

 

  1. The Vietnamese call the 1964-1975 conflict the American War. True or false? (True)

 

  1. What was the gripping climax in the film Suffragette? (A suffragette throwing herself under a horse at the Derby)

 

  1. In book footnotes was does op cit mean? (in the work cited)

 

  1. Name the New Zealander who was the ship’s captain in Shackleton’s last voyage to Antarctica. (Frank Worsley)

 

  1. Where will the Rugby World Cup be played in 2023? (South Africa)

 

  1. Why is the book Lincoln in the Bardo famous? (It won the 2017 Booker Prize)

 

  1. Which two rivers join together at Khartoum?( The White and Blue Niles)

 

  1. Former Australian Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, was born in Wales, Australia, England or Scotland? (Wales)