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The Northern Territory news Sat 31 Jul 2021



The Northern Territory news Sat 31 Jul 2021

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44 PUZZLES SATURDAY JULY 31 2021 NTNE01Z01MA - V1 SUPERQUIZ 0-10 Phone a friend 11-20 Not too bad 21-30 Smarty pants 31-40 Walking encyclopedia 41+ Genius! 1. Which British monarch was on the throne at the beginning of the 20th century? 2. In what year was the Sydney Opera House completed? 3. The names of the three siblings in Fresh Off the Boat all start with what letter? 4. What colour is known in French as jaune? 5. In what ocean is Polynesia? 6. Who directed the film The Foreigner, starring Jackie Chan (pictured)? 7. The widow of a peer or baronet is called a what? 8. In what Broadway play did Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor star in 1983? 9. Sarah Ferguson was married to which British prince? 10. What is the name of the major highway that runs from Chicago to Los Angeles? 11. George Herman Ruth was better known by which nickname? 12. Ankara is the capital of which country? 13. In 1979, Orange County Airport, California, was renamed after which US movie star? 14. In what year did Joseph Stalin die? 15. Which actor starred alongside Jake Gyllenhall (pictured) in the 2005 film Brokeback Mountain? 16. Which Russian playwright wrote The Seagull? 17. Which Jane Austen novel features a character named Anne Elliot? 18. Olympic athlete Cathy Freeman was born in which Queensland town? 19. What are the main three components of a Baked Alaska? 20. Which botanist is the Australian native plant banksia named after? 21. Who painted SelfPortrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird? 22. What is the age of consent in China? 23. What is the currency of Brazil? 24. The Tigers, the Astros, the Royals and the Twins are teams in what US sport? 25. William Champ was the first premier of which Australian state? 26. Which month is named for the Latin word for purification? 27. Which 2016 Sia song featured US rapper Kendrick Lamar (pictured)? 28. Who was the biggest-selling female singer in the US in the 1990s? 29. DJ deadmau5 has released how many studio albums? 30. In 2015, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovi became the first female president of what country? 31. In what country were the first Winter Olympic Games held in 1924? 32. In The Beano comics, what is the name of Dennis the Menaces dog? 33. What is the Japanese share index called? 34. In what year was the can opener first patented? 35. And in what country was it patented? 36. Which Roman Emperor commissioned the Roman Wall? 37. In which movie did Nicole Kidman (pictured) make her film debut? 38. If a sonata is written for instruments, what is a cantata written for? 39. Sporting goods company Reebok took its name from what African animal? 40. What is the name of the latest instalment of the Star Wars film franchise? 41. From which country did the game of chess originate? 42. In what year did the first Disneyland amusement park open? 43. Foot and mouth disease was found in August 2007 on a farm in which English county? 44. From which plant is tequila made? 45. The Kokoda Track in Papua New Guinea runs through which mountain range? 46. Who is considered the head of the Anglican Church globally? 47. Which off-white powder has the chemical formula AgNO3? 48. The Venezuelan Suntiger is a species of what? 49. Andr Young is better known by what name? 50. Singer Norah Jones (pictured) made her acting debut in which film? 3107 1. Queen Victoria 2. 1973 3. E 4. Yellow 5. Pacific 6. Martin Campbell 7. Dowager 8. Private Lives 9. Prince Andrew 10. Route 66 11. Babe Ruth 12. Turkey 13. John Wayne 14. 1953 15. Heath Ledger 16. Anton Chekhov 17. Persuasion 18. Mackay 19. Ice-cream, sponge cake and meringue 20. Sir Joseph Banks 21. Frida Kahlo 22. 14 23. Real 24. Baseball 25. Tasmania 26. February 27. The Greatest 28. Mariah Carey 29. Eight 30. Croatia 31. France 32. Gnasher 33. Nikkei 34. 1855 35. England 36. Hadrian 37. Bush Christmas 38. Voices 39. Grey rhebok 40. Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker 41. India 42. 1955 43. Surrey 44. The blue agave 45. Owen Stanley Range 46. The Archbishop of Canterbury 47. Silver nitrate 48. Tarantula 49. Dr Dre 50. My Blueberry Nights S O LU T IO N S