The Quiz

The Saturday Paper - - Contents - Com­piled by Cindy Mac­Don­ald

1. Which 2011 French film won five Acad­emy Awards, in­clud­ing Best Pic­ture, Best Ac­tor and Best Di­rec­tor? (Bonus point for nam­ing the Best Ac­tor win­ner.)

2. In ref­er­ence to colour print­ing, what does the ‘C’ stand for in CMYK?

3. What word begin­ning with ‘l’ refers to the words of an opera or other ex­tended mu­si­cal com­po­si­tion?

4. A com­puter flaw pre­dicted to cause problems when deal­ing with dates be­yond De­cem­ber 31, 1999 was known by what al­phanu­meric ab­bre­vi­a­tion?

5. Unagi is the Ja­panese word for what?

6. Serendib (or Serendip) is an old Ara­bic name for which is­land na­tion?

7. The name of what genus of red­wood conif­er­ous tree ends in four vow­els?

8. Which for­mer ra­dio per­son­al­ity heads the po­lit­i­cal party known as the Jus­tice Party?

9. What ve­hi­cle topped new car sales in Aus­tralia in 2017?

10. Amer­i­can ac­tor Don­ald Glover per­forms mu­sic un­der what stage name?

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