Monday’s quiz

1. Who said “Clever and attractive women do not want to vote; they are willing to let men govern as long as they govern men”?

2. Who wrote The Uncommon Reader?

3. What is manchego?

4. How many countries have won the FIFA World Cup?

5. Who was the first New Zealand woman to win an Olympic gold medal?

5 Responses to Monday’s quiz

  1. Paul Tremewan says:

    GBS; Beyond the Fringe’s Alan Bennett; sheep milk cheese ( from Spain, I believe) ; 7 not us… Val Williams the long jumper, not the wooly jumper.. All our Track and Field gold medalists are Vals not many people know that!
    Just a guess.

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  2. PaulL says:

    Damn, only one I knew was the cheese. I might need advance warning of the quiz so I can get in before the easy questions are gone.

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  3. Inventory2 says:

    #5 – Yvette Williams, women’s long jump @ Helsinki, 1952

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  4. gravedodger says:

    1I will guess george bernard shaw
    2 alan bennett
    3 cheese made from sheeps milk
    4 5 england and urugay held the rivett trophy won outright by brazil after 3 victories and replaced with the FIFA World Cup after their 3rd victory
    5 yvette williams helsinki 1952
    5

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  5. Paul Tremewan says:

    I really meant Yvette Williams…. only her closest friends called her Val….

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