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The Quarantine Quiz for the 21st of August 2021

It’s as late as ever, it’s today’s quarantine quiz! 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 Season 3, Episode 4). All previous quizzes can be found here.

  1. Kiwi Earnest Rutherford received a Nobel prize in which discipline?
  2. Which Australian state is the smallest by area?
  3. Twilight Sparkle is a characters from which children’s TV show?
  4. Which historical figure is on the American ten dollar note?
  5. What is the anti-matter version of an electron?
  6. The three main members of Nirvana were Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl and which other person?
  7. Lepidopterology Is the study of what?
  8. What is the second smallest planet in the solar system?
  9. What is the English name for Te Pataka o Rākaihautū?
  10. New Zealand, Australia and several Pacific nations connect to America through which internet fibre optic cable?

Answers for 21 August 2021

  1. Chemistry
  2. Tasmania
  3. My Little Pony
  4. Alexander Hamilton
  5. Positron
  6. Krist Novoselic
  7. Moths and butterflies
  8. Mars
  9. Banks Peninsula
  10. The Southern Cross Cable
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