Quiz

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1 What was the CCCP? 2 Amer­i­can Dan­ica Pa­trick is one of the few women com­pet­ing in what sport? 3 Af­ter 62 years, the Vil­lage Voice news­pa­per last month pub­lished its fi­nal is­sue. What did the name re­fer to? 4 What Hap­pened is the ti­tle of whose just-re­leased book? 5 The leg­end of Philip­pi­des (or Phei­dip­pi­des) in­spired what sport­ing event? 6 Pa­pua and West Pa­pua are prov­inces of which coun­try? 7 What are: A/Michi­gan/45/2015; A/Hong Kong/4801/2014; and B/Bris­bane/60/2008? 8 About 20km apart, which two Marl­bor­ough towns are named af­ter former prime min­is­ters? 9 Who is the pa­tron of the In­vic­tus Games, for wounded ser­vice­men and women? 10 She was Scary Spice; now she’s Mel B – what does the B stand for?

1 The Soviet Union, or USSR, as ab­bre­vi­ated in Rus­sian 2 Mo­tor rac­ing 3 Green­wich Vil­lage, New York 4 Hil­lary Rod­ham Clin­ton 5 The marathon 6 Indonesia 7 Strains of in­fluenza 8 Sed­don and Ward 9 Prince Harry 10 Brown. Quiz is on page 3.

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