Miscellaneous

Twelve questions for Christmas - answers

16 December 2021 9:00 am

1. Anish Giri 2. Nona Gaprindashvili 3. Jamie Njoku-Goodwin 4. Alireza Firouzja 5. Magnus Carlsen–Hikaru Nakamura 6. 2 Qf4+! gxf4…

2021 Christmas quiz - the answers

16 December 2021 9:00 am

Rather odd Mars Michael Jordan Tower Bridge Moscow’s Lightning Winston Churchill Russia Jenners Sri Lanka El Salvador Don’t quote me…

Answers to Spot the Book Title 2021

16 December 2021 9:00 am

1. Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens 2. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame 3. The Golden Bowl by…

Statistics on Indigenous women as perpetrators

22 January 2021 11:53 am

It isn’t easy to find data on Indigenous women’s violence. The numerous reports on Indigenous violence usually omit any mention…

2020 Christmas quiz - the answers

19 December 2020 9:00 am

Out of the ordinary 1. Canada 2. Leighton Buzzard 3. Death Valley, California 4. Krakatoa 5. Malta 6. Angola 7.…

Answers to Spot the literary character

19 December 2020 9:00 am

Atticus Finch Scarlett O’Hara Sherlock Holmes Tintin Rebecca Robinson Crusoe Tristram Shandy Hercule Poirot Don Quixote Tiny Tim Emma Bovary…

A puzzling dozen - answers

19 December 2020 9:00 am

1. Alexander Grischuk 2. Stephen King 3. Iepe Rubingh 4. Shohreh Bayat 5. Ding Liren vs Magnus Carlsen 6. White…

Things You Can Do Under Lockdown: The answers

7 May 2020 2:00 pm

1. Ewes Sew Shell Mead Ear 2. Watch the Grate S Cape on Tea V 3. Organ Eyes a U…

Things You Can’t Do Under Lockdown: The answers

2 May 2020 9:00 am

1. Drive 2 a Holly Day Cottage 2. Shake hands with a Strain Jar 3. Throw a Party 4. V…