Qwizzeria Daily #478

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ANSWERS

1. Along with the South African Afro-fusion band Freshlyground, who featured in the official song of the 2010 FIFA World Cup? Shakira

2. A fertile male ant and a male bee from an unfertilised egg are both known by what word? Drone

3. Luke Howard, a London pharmacist, had a passion for meteorology. In 1802, he published a list containing different types of what, giving them Latin names such as Cirrus, Stratus and Cumulus based on their characteristics? Clouds

4. In William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio has a line this way. “Good King of Cats, nothing but one of your ____ _____, that I mean to make bold withal, and, as you shall use me hereafter, dry-beat the rest of the eight.” Fill in the missing two words. Nine Lives

5. Derived from the Japanese meaning ‘divine wind’, what name was given to the Japanese Special Attack units of military aviators who initiated suicide attacks during World War II? Kamikaze

UPCOMING QUIZ EVENTS

02 September 2021 @ 19.00 (CET) – Trivia Thursdays.  More details here

29 August 2021 @ 19.00 (CET) – The Sunday Pub Quiz. More details here

31 August 2021 @ 20.30 (CET) – The Qwizz Hour #71 – Six rounds, six connections – it’s free, and it’s online. More details here – Online Link to play the quiz

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