New Zealand High Commission Pretoria, South Africa

3rd Grade Quiz about New Zealand

1 The Highest Point on Earth is:
o Mt Kilimanjaro
o Mt Everest
o Mt Cook-Aoraki

2 New Zealand is located in:

o The Pacific Ocean
o The Indian Ocean
o The Red Sea

3 New Zealand’s flag has:

o 4 stars
o 50 stars
o 5 stars

4 Sir Ed Hillary climbed Mt Everest with:

o Ernest Shackleton
o Tensing Norgay
o Russell Crowe

5 New Zealand grows:

o Mangoes
o Kiwifruit
o Bananas

6 Which bird is a symbol of New
Zealand:
o Ostrich
o Honey Guide
o Kiwi

7 New Zealand’s population is:

o 45 million
o 4.4 million
o 420,000

8 The All Blacks are:

o A rugby team
o black sheep
o mountains

9 Wellington is the capital city of:

o Australia
o New Zealand
o Namibia

10 When they got to the top of Mt Everest, Sir Ed Hillary and Tensing Norgay:

o Put up a flag
o Made a cup of tea
o Listened to the radio

 

Answers:
1 - 2 ; 2 -1 ; 3 - 1; 4 - 2 ; 5 - 2 ; 6 - 3 ; 7 -2 ; 8 - 1 ; 9 - 2 ;10 - 1

 

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