Free Trivia Answers to Questions for week ending 13 January 2018
1 What do these four terms have in common? lovely volley, ocean canoe, Newark wanker, Yemen enemy. They are all pairagrams (anagrams of each other).
2 "Woman Hitler" is an anagram of mother-in-law.
3 What Sydney suburb name (4,4) is an anagram of the two torments of teenage years, "love" and "acne"? Lane Cove. (David Astle)
4 What decision-making executives' gathering is an anagram of "I get bored, man!" (5,7) Board meeting
Free Trivia Answers to Questions for week ending 6 January 2018
Answers to last week's questions on the Sydney to Hobart yacht race:
1 (c) The Sydney to Hobart yacht race line honours record was broken in 2016 by nearly five hours, to 1 day 13 ½ hours.
2 (c) It was broken in the 2017 event by over four hours
3 Wild Oats XI finished first in the Sydney to Hobart yacht race five times in the six years to 2010, but the record for number of firsts is given to Morna (1946, 1947 and 1948) and Kurrewa IV (1954, 1956, 1957 and 1960). How can this be? Morna was renamed Kurrewa IV.
4 Jessica Watson was unable to sail in the 2010 Sydney to Hobart yacht race after having completed her six-month solo sail around the world earlier in the year because at 16, she was too young.