Otago Daily Times
BEGINNER (1pt each)
➊ Was television series The Closer a police drama, a documentary about big business or a nearfuture science fiction series?
➋ What is the official date of Otago Anniversary Day?
➌ Which type of volcanic rock, used for polishing and cleaning, is often so lightweight it can float on water?
INTERMEDIATE (2pt each)
➍ Which major Australian city is close to the shore of Moreton Bay?
➎ The 2009 movie Untouchable Girls
was the story of which New Zealand sisters?
➏ A group of geese on the ground is called a gaggle; what is a group of geese in flight called?
➐ Which 1959 epic was the first movie to win 11 Academy Awards?
EXPERT (3pt each) ➑ What kind of place is Paris’ notable landmark, the Pere Lachaise?
➒ Is the mathematical series starting 1, 2, 4, 8, 16 . . . an example of an arithmetic, geometric or trigonometric progression?
➓ Which film actress is the daughter of a comic actor best known for his roles in television comedies Porridge and Rising Damp?