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New Zealand

Often referred to as "God's own country", how much do you know about New Zealand?


 

Quiz ID:#3838
Fun:** (2.06)
Difficulty:*** (2.21)
Category:Geography
Created By:HadleighAau*

 

 

 



#1   The Maori name for New Zealand is Aotearoa.




#2   Which New Zealand bird is extinct?






#3   The Pink and White Terraces could have been the eighth wonder of the world, but they were destroyed by a volcanic eruption in 1886. Which volcano erupted?






#4   New Zealand is in a unique position of having two national anthems. One is "God Save the Queen". What is the other one?

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#5   This reptile hasn't changed much in nearly 225 million years and is sometimes called the "living fossil". It only lives in New Zealand and is called the ______________.

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#6   What is the capital of New Zealand?







#7   This game originated in England and is New Zealand's national sport. It is ___________.






#8   Many movies have been filmed in New Zealand such as "The Lord of the Rings". Which Michael J. Fox movie was filmed here?






#9   New Zealander Sir Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay were the first to climb Mount Everest. When did they do this?







#10   The kiwifruit or kiwi used to be called a Chinese gooseberry.




 

 


   



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