Quiz

Weekend Herald - Canvas - - CONTENTS - Com­piled by Mark Fryer;

1 In what city can you see the Skytree tower, the world’s sec­ond tallest free­stand­ing struc­ture?

2 Ac­cord­ing to the Chris­tian cal­en­dar, Ash Wed­nes­day marks the be­gin­ning of what sea­son?

3 In English, what is Ho­hipera o Ho­terini Tir­iti?

4 What is mea­sured in lux?

5 A CSV num­ber may also be known as a CVV, CVC, CSC, CVD, or SPC. Where are you likely to see one?

6 Pristina is the cap­i­tal of which coun­try?

7 The Toe loop, Sal­chow, Flip and Lutz all fea­ture in which Olympic sport?

8 What is the usual trans­la­tion of Shinkansen?

9 What movie pays trib­ute to pi­o­neer­ing Kiwi film-maker Colin McKen­zie?

10 Where is Great Exhibition Bay?

1 Tokyo 2 Lent 3 Short­land St hos­pi­tal 4 Il­lu­mi­na­tion/light 5 On a credit/debit card (it’s the ex­tra 3 or 4-digit se­cu­rity code) 6 Kosovo 7 Fig­ure skat­ing 8 Bul­let train (of­fi­cially, it means “new trunk line”) 9 For­got­ten Sil­ver, the “mock­u­men­tary” di­rected by Peter Jack­son and Costa Botes 10 In the far north of the North Is­land, on the east­ern side of the Aupouri Penin­sula. Quiz is on page 3.

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