Thursday’s quiz

1. By what name was Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu better known?

2. What are the symbols for sodium and potassium?

3. It’s gagner in French; vincere in Italian; ganar in Spanish and wini in Maori, what is it in English?

4. Moke Lake is close to which much larger lake?

5. Which of Lloyd Jones’ novels is being filmed in New Zealand at the moment and who is the actor who plays the main character?

6 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. Andrei says:

    (1) Mother Theresa
    (2) Na and K
    (3) Win
    (4) Wakatipu
    (5) –


  2. Pete says:

    This is nothing to do with this post, but I am one of your regular readers and this am your site refuses to accept me. it gives some google message about automated messages being sent out. I can access you indirectly from other websites. Just wondering if the issue is at your end or mine. If it is at yours I thought you might like to know.


  3. Cadwallader says:

    1 Mother Theresa.
    2 Na K
    3 Overcome
    4 Lake Wakatipu. (Near Queenstown I think.)
    5 Mr Pip.


  4. homepaddock says:

    Pete – that happened before to some people, I can’t remember what was wrong but it wasn’t at my end and did correct after a while.

    Thanks for alerting me because it might be happening to others.


  5. adam2314 says:

    There can only be one point for me this week.

    Will leave you all to guess which one :-))


  6. Teletext says:

    1. Mother Teresa
    2. Na K
    3. To win or to earn
    4. Lake Wakatipu
    5. Mr Pip Hugh Laurie


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