Leading Quiz – the full solutions | August 9, 2017

Betty Cuthbert competes at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. Photo: Supplied
Betty Cuthbert competes at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. Photo: Supplied

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE

1. Egg.

2. Russell Crowe.

3. Ben Hur.

4. The Buddha.

5. 1965.

6. 100 degrees Celsius.

7. Lasagne.

8. Six.

9. Greg, Marcia, Jan, Peter, Bobby and Cindy.

10. Lead.

11. A funeral.

12. Themselves.

13. Mouse.

14. Elvis Presley.

15. Dustin Hoffman.

SPORT

16. 16.

17. Butterfly.

18. Deep.

19. At the back.

20. Two-up.

FLORA AND FAUNA

21. Rabbit.

22. Cilantro.

23. Parrot.

24. Rose.

25. Five.

LOCAL KNOWLEDGE

26. 1849.

27. Junee.

28. Dobney Ave.

29. Lake Albert.

30. One.

CURRENT EVENTS

31. Betty Cuthbert was a four-time Olympic gold medallist, winning three at the 1956 Melbourne games in the 100 metres, 200 metres and 4x100 metres relay events. Cuthbert, who also won gold in the 400 metres at the Tokyo Olympics eight years later.

32. 79.

33. Woolworths.

34. Martin Place.

35. Sea Lice.