How To Remeber The Months Of The Year In Maori

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How to remember the months of year in Maori and remember them in your long term memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What Month Of The Year Is Kohi Tatea In Maori?

    • A.

      February

    • B.

      August

    • C.

      September

    • D.

      January

    Correct Answer
    D. January
    Explanation
    Kohi Tatea is a traditional Maori fishing festival that takes place in January. During this time, Maori communities come together to celebrate and commemorate their cultural heritage through various fishing activities and rituals. The festival is an important event in the Maori calendar and is usually held in coastal areas where fishing is a significant part of their livelihood. Therefore, the correct answer is January.

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  • 2. 

    What Month Of The Year Is Poutu Te Rangi In Maori

    • A.

      January

    • B.

      December

    • C.

      March

    • D.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    C. March
    Explanation
    Poutu Te Rangi is a month in the Maori calendar, which is based on the lunar cycle. It falls in March, as indicated by the correct answer. The Maori calendar is different from the Gregorian calendar, which is commonly used worldwide. Therefore, March is the correct month for Poutu Te Rangi in Maori.

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  • 3. 

    Is Haratua May In Maori?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    In Maori, "Haratua" is the word for May, which makes the statement true.

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  • 4. 

    What Month Of The Year Is Hui Tanguru?

    • A.

      February

    • B.

      September

    • C.

      October

    • D.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    A. February
    Explanation
    Hui Tanguru is a month in the Māori lunar calendar, which is primarily used in New Zealand. In the Māori lunar calendar, Hui Tanguru falls in the month of February.

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  • 5. 

    Is April Paenga Wha Wha?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement "Is April Paenga Wha Wha?" is not clear or complete. It is not clear what "April Paenga Wha Wha" refers to. Without more information, it is not possible to determine whether the statement is true or false. Therefore, an explanation for the correct answer cannot be provided.

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  • 6. 

    What Month Of The Year Is September?

    • A.

      Pipiri

    • B.

      Hakihea

    • C.

      Here Turi Ko Ka

    • D.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    D. Other
  • 7. 

    Is Mahuru September In Maori?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    In Maori, Mahuru is indeed the word for September. Therefore, the correct answer is true.

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  • 8. 

    What Month Of The Year Is Pipiri In English

    Correct Answer
    June
    Explanation
    Pipiri is a term used in the Maori language, which is spoken in New Zealand. In English, Pipiri is equivalent to the month of June.

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  • 9. 

    What Month Of The Year Is November

    Correct Answer
    Whiringa A Rangi
  • 10. 

    What Month Of The Year Is July

    • A.

      Hongongoi

    • B.

      Pipiri

    • C.

      Whiringa A Rangi

    • D.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    A. Hongongoi
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Hongongoi. Hongongoi is the Māori name for the month of July. In Māori culture, each month has its own name, and Hongongoi corresponds to the month of July in the Gregorian calendar.

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  • 11. 

    What Month Of The Year Is October

    • A.

      Whiringa A Nuku

    • B.

      Whiringa A Rangi

    • C.

      Mahuru

    • D.

      Other

    Correct Answer
    A. Whiringa A Nuku
    Explanation
    Whiringa A Nuku is the correct answer for the month of October. Whiringa A Nuku is a term used in the Māori lunar calendar, which consists of 12 lunar months. Each lunar month is divided into two parts, with Whiringa A Nuku representing the first half of October. This term is commonly used in New Zealand to refer to the month of October in the Māori language.

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  • 12. 

    Is October Pipiri

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False

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