How smart are you? Challenge yourself, your family or workmates with the Superquiz
1 What is the given name of the former politician and Russian President Yeltsin? 2 What colour is the precious gemstone Emerald?
3 What sweet food is made by bees using nectar from flowers?
4 In which Australian state or territory is the “Big Pineapple” tourist attraction located?
5 What is a baby cat called? 6 How many days are there in June?
7 True or false? Scarlet is a bright red color.
8 Bon Scott (pictured) was the lead singer of which Australian hard rock band from 1974 until his death in 1980?
9 In which country is the volcano Mauna Kea located?
10 What is the nickname of Corporal Walter O’Reilly, played by Gary Burghoff, in the 1970s-80s television series M*A*S*H?
11 Which nurse of the Victorian era came to prominence during the Crimean War for her care of wounded soldiers?
12 What is the name of the toy cowboy in the animated 1995 film Toy Story?
13 In which city and country was singer Jimmy Barnes (pictured) born in 1956? 14 What is the top colour in a rainbow?
15 Which character was created by Geppetto the woodcarver?
16 What is the name of the lion in the C.S. Lewis 1950 published novel The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe? 17 Kevin Roberts became the Chief Executive Officer of which organisation late last year?
18 What is regarded as the bird emblem of New South Wales?
19 What is the name of the guild of assassins based in the Free City of Braavos in the television series Game of Thrones? 20 What is the name of Harry Potter’s pet owl?
21 Which nation did Waldemar Cierpinski represent when he won back-to-back Olympic Games gold medal marathons in 1976 and 1980?
22 Which Australian has won the “golden boot” award in the US Women’s Soccer League for the past two years?
23 Which two countries are landlocked between India and China?
24 Samuel Langhorne
Clemens is better known by what pen name?
25 For which VFL/AFL team did horse trainer Robert Hickmott play with?
26 Which cricketer has registered the highest individual Test score by an Australian, with 380 runs? 27 Who is the oldest US astronaut to walk on the moon’s surface at the age of 47 years and 80 days? 28 Which creature has the largest leg span of any arthropod in the world? 29 What is the birth given name of champion Australian jockey “Hughie” Bowman (pictured)?
30 What is the name of Captain Scott’s ship on his first voyage to Antarctica in 1901?
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