Five-minute quiz

The Southland Times - - Opinion -

1. What iconic light­house is briefly shown at the start of TVNZ’s 6pm news?

2. The Pulitzer Prize-win­ning black Amer­i­can nov­el­ist Chloe An­thony Mor­ri­son is bet­ter known by what first name?

3. Cat Stevens had a hit record in 1971 with a ver­sion of what Chris­tian hymn?

4. What tree com­prises three­quar­ters of Aus­tralia’s na­tive for­est?

5. In what coun­try did the Oc­to­ber Revo­lu­tion take place?

6. Does the word satrap re­fer to a gov­ern­ment of­fi­cial, an il­licit sexual part­ner or a mode of trans­port?

7. What ar­ter­ies sup­ply blood to the head and neck?

8. Eng­land’s Tot­ten­ham Hot­spurs Foot­ball Club is com­monly re­ferred to by what nick­name?

9. What word can pre­cede bite, wave or bar­rier?

10. What fa­mous South Is­land high coun­try sheep sta­tion took its name from an his­tor­i­cal re­gion in the Mid­dle East?

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