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

  1. What country gifted the Statue of Liberty to the USA?
  2. Aircraft flight recorders are known as the ‘Black box’, but what colour are they actually?
  3. How many dots are on a pair of dice. 36, 42 or 54?
  4. What was the name of the hotel in the the novel and movie ‘The Shining’?
  5. What was the first name of Argentinian soccer star Maradona?
  6. What NZ town starting with ‘R’ was known as the “Hell Hole of the Pacific” in the 1830s?
  7. How many moons does the planet Mars have?
  8. How many times have the All Blacks scored more than 100 points in a single test match. 1, 5 or 11?
  9. What is the most commonly spoken language in Brazil?
  10. Dave Grohl is a member of which band?


  1. France
  2. Orange
  3. 42
  4. The Overlook Hotel
  5. Diego
  6. Russell
  7. 2 (Phobos and Deimos)
  8. 5
  9. Portuguese
  10. The Foo Fighters