08 May – Daily Quiz

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Who is the current head coach of the All Blacks?

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How many card decks are needed to play Canasta?

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Which politician has John Key stated would be part of his golfing dream team?

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What was Ole Kirk Christiansen's occupation before becoming the founder of The LEGO Group in 1932?

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How many points would score for the word "social" at face value in Scrabble?

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At what year's Summer Olympics did Danyon Loader win his first medal - a silver in the 200 m butterfly?

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The largest hula hoop ever swirled successfully is closest to how many metres?

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Which former Chicago Bulls player was nicknamed "the Worm"?

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Gary Gygax and Dave Arneson are the original designers of which fantasy tabletop role-playing game?

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Which of the following recreational sports is not allowed under Level 3?

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The Testaments is the sequel to what Margaret Atwood novel?

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What creature was made famous by Kiwi author Craig Smith?

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Living to the age of 98, what was the nationality of artist Georgia O'Keeffe?

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Who wrote The Count of Monte Cristo?

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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens was first released in which decade?

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I Hate Men is a song from which musical?

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Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book stories are set in a forest in which country?

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The 1984 novel The Witches of Eastwick is by which American author?

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Who was Sophie's lover in William Styron's 1979 novel Sophie's Choice?

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Which Renaissance artist sculpted The Pieta in the late 1490s?

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Ric Ocasek, who passed away in 2019, was the lead singer of which band?

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Which of these actors did not feature in 1961's West Side Story?

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How many seasons did The Big Bang Theory run for before its last episode in 2019?

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Who sang the songs French Kissin and I Want That Man?

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"Sometimes in our lives we all have pain" is the opening lyric to which song?

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Frédéric Chopin composed the majority of his pieces for what instrument?

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What is the next lyric in this well-known Kiwi song: "Hey beauty when the mood gets you.....?"

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Jane Fonda made her debut in what 1960 film?

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The original Jumanji movie starring Robin Williams was released in which year?

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Which country singer wrote the song Your Cheatin' Heart?

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When measured from its underwater base, what is the tallest mountain in the world?

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Where in Egypt is the Step Pyramid of Djoser located?

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In what year did South Sudan gain its independence from the Republic of Sudan?

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Which battle ended the First Indochina War in 1954 with the defeat of the French Union?

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Which Wairarapa town was the first place in New Zealand to gain access to the emergency 111 telephone number in 1958?

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How many stripes are on the US flag?

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Which country has three vertical stripes on its national flag?

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Who was Prime Minister of New Zealand when the United Nations was formed?

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There have been how many Presidents of the U.S.A?

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Measuring just 2.6 square kms, what is considered the smallest desert?

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According to the latest register of pecuniary interests, Jacinda Ardern was gifted tickets by which band's front man?

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The Great Train Robbery occurred between Glasgow and London in what year?

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Which country is the world's largest producer and exporter of corn?

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Lemniscate is the word used to describe what symbol?

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Antwerp Smerle and Oriental Roller are breeds of which bird species?

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Who killed Lee Harvey Oswald during a live TV broadcast?

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Which fashion icon has recently been described by a Vogue editor as "ruthless and incapable of human kindness"?

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Described as such by Shakespeare, what type of owls actually go "Too-whit, Too whoo"?

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"Tack" is the word for thank you in which language?

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Who recently suggested that injecting disinfectant into the body could wipe out COVID-19?

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