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The Quarantine Quiz for the 21st of August 2020

Aotearoa is back in various levels of lockdown. Auckland is at Level 3, and the rest of the country is at Level 2. For now. So here’s a quiz so people have something to look forward to while they’re stuck at home. It’s today’s (Aotearoa Fights Back Day 10). All previous quizzes can be found here quiz!

  1. Ten million is how many orders of magnitude more than one hundred?
  2. What is the medical term for low blood sugar?
  3. A type of marine animal, what is the name of the only named dog in a Shakespeare play?
  4. In electrical engineering, what do AC and DC stand for?
  5. What is the tallest mountain in the European Alps?
  6. Where in the world did the 1988 Piper Alpha oil rig disaster happen?
  7. Joan of Arc lived in which century?
  8. For which 1997 movie soundtrack did the act doubles of Marilyn Mason and the Sneaker Pimps, Henry Rollins and Goldie, and Slayer and Atari Teenage Riot all have collaborations?
  9. Which country is the current Football World Cup champion?
  10. Nyctophobia is the fear of what?

Answers for 21 Aug 2020

  1. 5
  2. Hypoglycaemia
  3. Crab (in The Two Gentlemen of Verona)
  4. Alternating and Direct Current (nah nah nah nah nah nah nah!)
  5. Mont Blanc
  6. The North Sea
  7. 15th - 1412–1431
  8. Spawn - the album was way better than the movie
  9. France
  10. The dark
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