Quiz: How well do you know the re­gion?


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1. In the prac­tice of ‘shark call­ing’, how do PNG men at­tract sharks to their out­rig­ger ca­noes?

2. How are the sharks then caught?

3. What is the name for a tra­di­tional Pa­pua New Guinean drum?

4. How many Aus­tralian cities does Air Ni­ug­ini fly to?

5. The char­i­ta­ble or­gan­i­sa­tion Ox­fam has helped train PNG farm­ers in api­cul­ture. What is api­cul­ture?

6. How many toes does a cas­sowary have on each foot?

7. Who is Gau­tam Adani?

8. Which book does Filipino politi­cian and boxer Manny Pac­quiao read every day?

9. Who de­feated Manny Pac­quiao for the WBO wel­ter­weight box­ing ti­tle in July?

10. Which is the only coun­try with an em­peror?

11. The flag of which coun­try is flown with its blue stripe up to in­di­cate the na­tion is at peace, but red stripe up to in­di­cate it is at war?

12. What is


13. In which city do you need a cer­tifi­cate of en­ti­tle­ment, valid for 10 years, just for the right to own and drive a car?

14. What is a joss house?

15. Name the seed (pic­tured).

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