Quiz #189: 23-29 April

This week, we're giving away a copy of Feyi Olubodun's The Villager: How Africans Consume Brands. Read an opinion piece by the author here. Click here to answer the questions.

Answers for the previous quiz: 

1. A section of a certain highway was closed on 2 April due to violent protests. Name the highway.
N3

2. True or false? The networking and cellular equipment manufacturer Huawei is headquartered in Japan.
False, it is headquartered in China.

3. Which South African political party does Athol Trollip belong to?
DA

4. True or false? North Korean leader Kim Jong-un visited China recently.
True.

5. How long has Vicki Momberg effectively been sentenced to jail for crimen injuria? 
Two years.

6. What is Mar-a-Lago?
A resort in Florida

7. True or false? Steve Mitchell is the captain of the Australian cricket team.
False, Steve Smith is the captain of the Australian cricket team.

8. Fill in the missing word: AfCFTA stands for African Continental Free Trade Area.
Continental

9. Which country’s flag features the image of a star?
Cuba

Bonus question in magazine:

10. True or false? Solly Kramer Snr, who founded a large liquor store chain in SA, originally hailed from Scotland.  
False, he was originally from Lithuania. 

This quiz originally appeared in the 26 April edition of finweek. Buy and download the magazine here, or sign up for our weekly newsletter here.

ZAR/USD
16.33
(-0.06)
ZAR/GBP
21.08
(-0.04)
ZAR/EUR
19.33
(-0.03)
ZAR/AUD
11.90
(-0.03)
ZAR/JPY
0.16
(-1.15)
Gold
1949.72
(+0.03)
Silver
26.74
(+0.09)
Platinum
928.80
(+0.44)
Brent Crude
43.52
(-0.32)
Palladium
2356.01
(+0.63)
All Share
54673.65
(-0.66)
Top 40
50399.16
(-0.59)
Financial 15
9841.32
(-2.14)
Industrial 25
72558.00
(-1.08)
Resource 10
55438.10
(+0.58)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes morningstar logo
Company Snapshot
Voting Booth
Do you think it was a good idea for the government to approach the IMF for a $4.3 billion loan to fight Covid-19?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes. We need the money.
11% - 1303 votes
It depends on how the funds are used.
73% - 8633 votes
No. We should have gotten the loan elsewhere.
16% - 1904 votes
Vote