10 quiz questions to kick off your week – Scroll to the bottom for the answers


  1. Vermilion a shade of which colour?
  2. ‘The Quarrymen’ was the original name of which legendary Liverpool band?
  3. What year did TV3 launch in NZ.  1989, 1990 or 1991?
  4. Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in which country?
  5. The group 10cc released a song in 1978 with lyrics about loving which sport?
  6. The TV show Flipper was about which kind of animal?
  7. In American Football, how many points do you score for a touchdown?
  8. In what country would you find the State Hermitage Museum?
  9. In Greek mythology, who was known as the messenger of the gods?
  10. What was the name of the singing group including Annie Crummer, Debbie Harwood, Margaret Urlich, Kim Willoughby and Dianne Swann?



  1.  Red
  2.  The Beatles
  3.  1989
  4.  Scotland/United Kingdom
  5.  Cricket (the song is Dreadlock Holiday)
  6.  A Dolphin
  7.  6 points
  8.  Russia
  9.  Hermes
  10. When the Cat’s Away