THE TOP 10
1. On 19 April 1948, North Island schools reopened after being closed since November 1947. Why were they closed? 2. How many sides has a heptagon? 3. Which phrase from Shakespeare’s Othello was used by Edward Elgar as the title of a set of five marches for a symphony orchestra? 4. Who coached gold medal runners Peter Snell and Murray Halberg for the 1960 Olympics? 5. What is the average of the numbers 6,7,8,9, and 10? 6. A prune is what type of fruit dried? 7. In Greek mythology, what was Medusa’s hair made of? 8. Who were the last two New Zealand prime ministers to die in office? 9. What is the fastest land animal? 10. What is the curved knife used by Gurkhas?