The Great New Zealand Quiz! Trivia

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The Great New Zealand Quiz! Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the New Zealand context, the term “kiwi” can mean:
    • A. 

      A green oval shaped fruit covered in brown fuzzy skin

    • B. 

      A flightless bird with no tail and coarse, bristly, hair-like feathers

    • C. 

      Someone who is born in New Zealand

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 2. 
    New Zealand was the first country in the world to do many things.  Which is NOT one of them?
    • A. 

      Give women the vote

    • B. 

      Identify the 10 most deadliest spiders

    • C. 

      Adopt the eight-hour working day

    • D. 

      Introduce the retirement pension

  • 3. 
    Which invention was NOT created by a NEW ZEALANDER?
    • A. 

      The bobby pin

    • B. 

      The bottle opener

    • C. 

      The wide toothed shearing comb

    • D. 

      The jet boat

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the New Zealand national tribe?
    • A. 

      Maori

    • B. 

      Aborigines

    • C. 

      Cree

    • D. 

      Crow

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the body of water between Australia and New Zealand?
    • A. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Indian Ocean

    • C. 

      Coromandel Peninsula

    • D. 

      Tasman Sea

  • 6. 
    What is the capital city of New Zealand?
    • A. 

      Auckland

    • B. 

      Canberra

    • C. 

      Queenstown

    • D. 

      Wellington

  • 7. 
    Which is NOT a New Zealand backpacker bus company?
    • A. 

      Magic Bus

    • B. 

      Naked Bus

    • C. 

      Oz Experience

    • D. 

      Stray Bus

  • 8. 
    Approximately how many sheep are there per person in New Zealand?
    • A. 

      2-4

    • B. 

      8-12

    • C. 

      20-24

    • D. 

      There are more people than sheep in New Zealand

  • 9. 
    A.J. Hackett broke the world record for the highest Bungy jump from a building after throwing himself off the Auckland sky tower. How high was this jump? 
    • A. 

      180 Meters

    • B. 

      150 Meters

    • C. 

      134 Meters

    • D. 

      55 Meters

  • 10. 
    The New Zealand slang word “togs” refers to what?
    • A. 

      Sandals

    • B. 

      Swimsuit

    • C. 

      Sunglasses

    • D. 

      Utensils used to toss salad

  • 11. 
    What do New Zealanders call this type of food storage device?
    • A. 

      Cooler

    • B. 

      Esky

    • C. 

      Chilly bin

    • D. 

      Big blue box