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

  1. Linch, Safety and Bobby are all types of what?
  2. What is the only country that’s name begins with the letter ‘O’?
  3. Quicksilver is another name for which metallic element?
  4. In Olympic weightlifting, there are two styles, the ‘Snatch’ and the… what?
  5. In Rugby Union, what position does the player wearing the number 2 jersey typically play?
  6. Which notorious 1920’s gangster was known as Scarface?
  7. What does the ‘A’ in DNA stand for?
  8. The Atlas Mountains are on which continent?
  9. What bird-related term is the structure at the top of the main mast of a ship that is used as a lookout?
  10. Aoraki/ Mount Cook is the highest mountain in NZ. What is the second highest?



  1. Pins
  2. Oman
  3. Mercury
  4. Clean and Jerk
  5. Hooker
  6. Al Capone
  7. Acid (deoxyribonucleic acid).
  8. Africa
  9. Crow’s Nest
  10. Mount Tasman