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The Quarantine Quiz for the 9th of May 2020

Every day of the nation-wide Aotearoa quarantine, I’m posting a quiz as something for people to look forward to. Here’s today’s (Aotearoa Rāhui Day 45). There’s a meta puzzle too, see if you can piece it together from the 3rd to the 22nd of April. All previous quizzes can be found here.

  1. Which of the following companies has never produced a home game console: Apple, Panasonic or Samsung?
  2. Gwen Stefani’s ex husband fronts which British rock band?
  3. Which day in November is the earliest an American Presidential election can be held?
  4. A black hole is theorised to emit what kind of radiation?
  5. Which German rock band had a breakthrough hit with the song Du Hast?
  6. The flag of Saudi Arabia features what weapon?
  7. Mount Everest is on the boarder of which two countries?
  8. Who succeeded the Roman Emperor Claudius?
  9. What caused the collapse of the Whangaehu River bridge at Tangiwai on Christmas eve 1953?
  10. Which member of the Kardashian/Jenner family has a daughter called Stormi?

Answers for 9 May 2020

  1. Samsung (Apple - Pippin, Panasonic - 3DO and Q - look up the Panasonic Q online it’s mad)
  2. Bush (Gavin Rossdale)
  3. The 2nd - The first Tuesday after the first Monday every quadrennial November.
  4. Hawking radiation
  5. Rammstein
  6. A sword
  7. Nepal and China (Tibet)
  8. Nero
  9. A Lahar from the Mount Ruapehu crater lake.
  10. Kylie Jenner
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