Question 1: Keep it country
What comes next in the following list?
8 Argentina, 7 India, 6 Australia.
If we forget about Monday, this was a fairly straightforward teaser-week. The answer was 5 Brazil in this list of countries in ascending order of surface-area. Well done to: Amparo Botella, Ismael Quesada SA, Spain; Bharat B Sharma, Sr VP Product Development & Technical Service (Elastomers), Reliance Industries Ltd, Vadodara, Gujarat, India; Yoganand Nannapaneni, Mascot Systems Private Ltd, Mumbai, India; John Bowen, consultant, Bromsgrove, UK: France Veillette, chef environnement, Usine de Joliette, Bridgestone Canada Inc., Canada: Andrew Knox, Rubbond International, Ohé en Laak, The Netherlands; Stephan Paischer, head of product management special products, Semperit AG Holding, Vienna, Austria; Yuichi (Joe) Sano, Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd, Itami, Japan
Marks for style go to Jose Padron for this neat table: