Quiz: If you say there’s a hullabaloo about rutabagas and mulligatawny, don’t expect me to Bolivia

Quizmaster John James Maloney is back again this week with 10 questions.


1 What is a rutabaga?

2 The nation Bolivia is on which continent?

3 What is the meaning of hullabaloo?

4 Bernie Taupin was a longtime songwriting collaborator with which rock star?

5 Who played the role of JR Ewing on Dallas and Major Anthony Nelson on I Dream of Jeannie?

6 Pyromancy is divining the future by looking into what?

7 Sydenham’s chorea has also been known as St Vitus’s what: jig; polka; or dance?

8 Crystal Gayle was known for a string of pop/country hits in the 1970s. She had a sister who was a famous singer. Who was that?

9 What type of food is mulligatawny?

10 Which band had the hits Proud Mary, Down on the Corner and Bad Moon Rising?

Reading the flames.


1 It’s a root vegetable like a bulbous turnip and is called a swede in most parts of Australia.

2 South America.

3 A fuss or commotion.

4 Elton John.

5 Larry Hagman.

6 Fire or flames.

7 Dance.

8 Loretta Lynn.

9 A soup that originated from South Indian cuisine.

10 Creedence Clearwater Revival.

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