Quiz: a week in 12 questions + Caption Competition
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Which poet wrote The Hollow Men?
- Robert Frost
- Sylvia Plath
- TS Eliot
Which of the following does Balaji Srinivasan predict will develop in the future?
- Digital countries
- Ultrafast trains
- Underwater cities
How long can a caiman keep its eyes open without blinking?
- 20 seconds
- 20 minutes
- 2 hours
What is the name of the boat Banksy has funded to rescue migrants?
- Louise Michael
- Operation Sophia
- Pia Klemp
What is the name of the fictional African nation in Black Panther?
- Mena Ngai
On qualifying, every new doctor has to swear an oath that is more than 2,000 years old. What is it called?
- The Hippocratic oath
- The Socratic oath
- Pythagoras’ oath
Who said, “It is more difficult to give money away intelligently than to earn it in the first place”?
- Oprah Winfrey
- Andrew Carnegie
- Bill Gates
Which novelist is famous for inventing Newspeak?
- HG Wells
- George Orwell
- Cormac McCarthy
Which of the following can you be fined for in France?
- Booing the national anthem
- Burning money
- Not voting
What is the name of the Obamas’ Oscar-winning documentary?
- American Factory
- The Final Year
What percentage of the global population is accounted for by China and India?
What has a penguin in Australia been doing so he doesn’t get lonely?
- Visiting primary schools
- Making friends with a koala
- Watching episodes of Pingu
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1c, 2a, 3c, 4a, 5b, 6a, 7b, 8b, 9a, 10a, 11b, 12c