Thursday’s quiz

I’m still blogging lighter so not setting questions but anyone else is welcome to do so without necessarily following the five-question formula I used.

Anyone who stumps us all will win a virtual round of Whitestone Lindis Pass brie.

3 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. Mr E says:

    My quiz is a fill the gap quiz – There are two potential outcomes for each answer – but only one right answer.

    A) On the 10th of September Hon Steve Joyce controversially called a member of parliament “swea___ _e__”

    B) That member of Parliament was ___ ____.

    C) The phrase “Awwwww swea___ _e__” was used shortly after ___ ____ stood and spoke in Parliament.

    D) During the Parliamentary sitting described above the first female member of parliament forced to raise her voice because of interjection was ___ ___


  2. andrei says:

    (1) Ouagadougou is the capital city of which Nation?

    (2) What was the previous name of this nation?

    (3) What is the official language of Government in this Nation?

    (4) Why has this Nation been in the News recently?

    (5) Did you read any accounts of these events?


  3. Teletext says:

    1. Burkino Faso
    2. Republic of Upper Volta
    3. French but there are over 60 languages spoken there
    4. There was a coup there last month but it was short lived and the coup leader is under arrest facing charges or murder plus others.
    5. Yes, I follow news on coups and why they happen.

    Mr E
    A. Sweary Bear
    B. Ron Mark
    C. Sweary Bear, The Speaker, David Carter
    D. Nicky Wagner


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