1. In Greek mythology, who was condemned to stand forever above a pool of fresh water and beneath a fruit-bearing tree without being able to reach either?
  2. The train known as Te Huia runs between what cities?
  3. Which US state has a capital named after the explorer credited with discovering America?
  4. In what now-defunct industry was a flensing knife used?
  5. The New Zealander Sir Archibald McIndoe was a pioneer in what field of medicine?
  6. What is the meaning of the word limpid: clear, warm or still?
  7. What internationally famous dog show takes its name from the surname of its 19th-century founder?
  8. What was the nationality of world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao?
  9. In the 2011 animated Western comedy Rango, what type of creature was the title character: a coyote, a rattlesnake or a chameleon?
  10. According to a 1979 hit song by the Buggles, what killed the radio star?

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ANSWERS: 1. Tantalus; 2. Hamilton and Auckland; 3. Ohio; 4. Whaling; 5. Plastic surgery; 6. Clear; 7. Crufts; 8. Filipino; 9. A chameleon; 10. Video.