Squiz Quiz – 11 May 2024

1. The Albanese Government released a strategy for which industry this week?

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The government released its Future Gas Strategy, establishing the role gas will play in the net zero transition.

2. This week Education Minister Jason Clare announced changes to students' HELP debt saying they will…

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HELP debt will now be indexed on whichever figure is lower out of CPI or wage growth.

3. Which of the following isn't contributing to high inflation in Oz?

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And high inflation is why the RBA held the cash rate at 4.35% this week.

4. Which country dropped flares into the flight path of an Australian Navy helicopter over the weekend?

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The Aussie chopper was helping the UN enforce sanctions against North Korea in international waters when it had to take evasive action.

5. An assassination plot against which world leader was uncovered this week?

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Ukrainian authorities say 2 men have been arrested and charged with treason.

6. Which Aussie company settled their court case with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission this week?

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Over 86,000 Qantas customers who purchased tickets for flights that had already been cancelled will receive between $225-$450.

7. Why isn’t Australia’s top gymnast Georgia Goodwin going to the 2024 Paris Olympics?

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Goodwin won the all-around gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games - and helped our team qualify for the Olympics for the first time since 2012.

8. Which Aussie musical duo performed at Eurovision this year?

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While they didn't make it through to the final, an estimated 162 million people saw their performance of One Milkali (One Blood).

9. Edible insect wine pairing is being offered as part of?

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Customers will be offered ants, mealworms and crickets to paie with both white and red wine varieties

10. What event happens on the first Monday in May?

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The theme is year was 'The Garden of Time’.

Squiz Quiz - 11 May 2024

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