4 1 In which city were the first modern Olympic Games held in 1896? 2 In the fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk, what does Jack exchange for magic beans? 3 US singer J.P. Richardson was better known by what name? 5 On which planet can the Great Dark Spot be found? 6 Name the raccoon friend of the title character in the 1995 Disney animated film Pocahontas. 7 What does the Latin phrase “cum grano salis” mean? 8 What is Shakespeare’s longest play? 9 How many days are in the last four months of the year? 10 In which country did women first gain the right 18 Who was the Greek god of love? 19 Which Scottish poet was known as the Bard of Ayrshire? 20 Who is President of France? 21 What does the expression “bat the breeze” mean? 22 Who was the Lone Ranger’s sidekick? 23 In which year was the Eurovision Song Contest first held – 1946, 1956 or 1966? 24 Phenol is also called what kind of acid? 25 Corazon Aquino was president of which country from 1986-92? 26 Which African country was once called Nyasaland? 27 What is cunctation? 28 Which bird lays the largest egg? 36 What does the musical direction “maestoso” mean? 37 What is a Dutch treat? 38 How many minutes are in a day? 39 Nobody Does It Better is the theme song of which James Bond film? 40 In which year was Eddie McGuire first elected president of the Collingwood Football Club? 41 In which Sydney suburb did Australia’s worst rail disaster occur in 1977? 42 Who is South Australia’s Urban Development and Planning Minister? 43 In the Disney animated film Snow White and
the Seven Dwarfs, name the only dwarf that does not have a beard. 44 How many legs has a lobster?