CONNECTIONS
Find the connection between answers 1 - 9
1. What is the capital city of the Lorraine Region of France?
 Metz - The New York Mets (Baseball Team)
2. What is the capital city of the Kingdom of the Netherlands?
 Amsterdam (New York was originally the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam)
3. What dish is made from crushed biscuit, Ricotta, eggs and sugar?
 Cheesecake (New York is famed for Vanilla cheesecake)
4. Which river traditionally forms the border between England and Scotland ?
 The River Tweed (William "Boss" Tweed was a leading figure in the corrupt Tammany Hall political organisation in New York City)
5. What is the name for a figure of speech in which a term for a part of something refers to the whole of something ie a businessman is called 'a suit' or a car 'wheels'?
 Synecdoche - "Synecdoche, New York"; a 2008 movie starring Philip Seymour Hoffman
6. What is the first name of the son of David and Victoria Beckham born March 4th, 1999?
 Brooklyn - District of New York City
7. What was the name of the song released by Jay-Z - featuring Alicia Keys - from the 2009 Album 'Blueprint 3'?
 Empire State of Mind - Empire State Building, New York
8. What is the name of the London Underground and National Rail Station at Ealing in West London?
 Ealing Broadway - Broadway: theatre district in New York City
9. What is the name of the spooky 1984 movie, directed by Ivan Reitman, starring Bill Murray, Dan Ackroyd and Sigourney Weaver?
 Ghostbusters - set in New York City
10. What is the connection between Answers 1 - 9?
 New York