18 May – Daily Quiz

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The Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News was the theme to what 1985 Michael J. Fox film?

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Released in 2006, what was the name of the 21st James Bond film, and the first to star Daniel Craig?

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What was the name of Lady Penelope's chauffeur in the TV series Thunderbirds?

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Since 2018, who has co-presented Seven Sharp with Hilary Barry?

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In 1999, Gwyneth Paltrow cried during her acceptance speech when she won an Oscar for what 1998 film?

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Played by William Christopher, who was the absent-minded clergyman in the TV show M*A*S*H?

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What fictional character has been played by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, and Chris Pine?

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Who starred in the TV shows Open All Hours, Only Fools and Horses, and A Touch of Frost?

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The opening credits for what TV show features the tagline ''The Truth Is Out There''?

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What 1981 film began in Kaitaia and ended in Invercargill?

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What Irishman wrote Finnegans Wake in 1939?

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Camilla Parker Bowles is known as the Duchess of what county?

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What is the chemical symbol for boron?

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How many time zones are there in China?

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What colour names Joni Mitchell's acclaimed fourth studio album?

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The word tsunami is taken from what language?

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What part of Achilles body was the most vulnerable?

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Russian programmer Alexey Leonidovich Pajitnov created what iconic video game in 1984?

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The two main ingredients in the Indian dish Aloo Gobi are cauliflower and what other?

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Whose 1994 autobiography was titled Long Walk to Freedom?

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In what year did New Zealand become the first country where women could vote?

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Bob Hawke was removed as Australian Prime Minister in which decade?

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What is the most recent country to adopt the euro as its currency, doing so in 2015?

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Who was the Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1990 to 1997?

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What was the nationality of dancer Mata Hari, who was convicted of being a spy for Germany during World War I?

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Which South Island town experienced a 7.3 magnitude earthquake in 1929?

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In 1957, Kiwi Morris Yock invented the jandal. What two words did he abbreviate to create this new word?

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Who is the only American President to have been elected to four terms?

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In which year did New Zealand record the highest ratio of males to females?

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What fashion designer is credited with introducing both the mini-skirt and hot-pants in the 1960s?

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