Could you answer this million-dollar question correctly?

It all comes down to a question about an Aussie legend for South Australian Edwin Daly on tonight’s episode of the Hot Seat.

The 67-year-old is in a position you’re bound to envy – becoming the first person to walk away with the million-dollar prize on the hit TV show.

While the episode will air tonight at 5.30pm, it was actually filmed two weeks ago.

Mr Daily told news.com.au that he has a velcro brain, but still doesn’t consider himself a “smart guy”.

“My daughter often has said to me that I have a head full of useless information but it turned out to be quite useful this time,” he said.

Ad. Article continues below.

So what’s the final question that’ll decide his fortune?

Let’s just say it pays to know a little bit about Australian history.

The million dollar question is:

Commonly known by his nickname, what was the full name of ‘Banjo’ Patterson?
A: Albert Burke
B: Andrew Barton
C: Adam Beaufort
D: Adrian Banks

 

Ad. Article continues below.

What about the other questions?

Try your luck answering them below.

Scroll down further for the answers.

 

QUESTION 1

Ad. Article continues below.

A classic children’s party game based on a chase around a circle is ‘duck, duck’ what?

A: Turkey

B: Goose

C: Dodo

D: Crow

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 2

Which of these is commonly called a “grease monkey”?

A: Fast food cook

B: Motor mechanic

C: Hairdresser

Ad. Article continues below.

D: Bodybuilder

QUESTION 3

Who starred alongside Andie MacDowell in Four Weddings and a Funeral?

A: Hugh Jackman

B: Paul Bettany

Ad. Article continues below.

C: Hugh Grant

D: Paul Behrer

QUESTION 4

The label on a jar of Vegemite says it contains what “vitamins for vitality”?

A: A

Ad. Article continues below.

B: B

C: C

D: V

QUESTION 5

In Australia, traditionally used for storing clothes and household items for use after marriage is a what “box”?

Ad. Article continues below.

A: Honour

B: Comfort

C: Bliss

D: Glory

QUESTION 6

Ad. Article continues below.

“Lockjaw” is another name for which disease?

A: Tetanus

B: Diphtheria

C: Leprosy

D: Measles

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 7

Who wrote the 1969 hit song The Real Thing?

A: Molly Meldrum

B: Ross Wilson

C: Johnny Young

Ad. Article continues below.

D: Angus Young

QUESTION 8

When the Australian city of Darwin was founded in 1869, it was given what name?

A: Kakadu

B: Katharine

Ad. Article continues below.

C: Palmerston

D: Arafura

QUESTION 9

Which author created the character Pippi Longstocking?

A: C.S. Lewis

Ad. Article continues below.

B: Astrid Lindgren

C: A.A. Milne

D: Anna Sewell

QUESTION 10

Which of these former Australian politicians served the longest term as prime minister?

Ad. Article continues below.

A: Gough Whitlam

B: Malcolm Fraser

C: Bob Hawke

D: John Howard

QUESTION 11

Ad. Article continues below.

Which of these celebrities was born Thomas Mapother?

A: Tom Cruise

B: Tom Jones

C: Tom Hanks

D: Tom Petty

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 12

Which of these sports is most similar to ‘korfball’?

A: Hockey

B: Basketball

C: Baseball

Ad. Article continues below.

D: Cricket

QUESTION 13

Which astronaut served as a US senator for over two decades?

A: Alan Shepard

B: Neil Armstrong

Ad. Article continues below.

C: Buzz Aldrin

D: John Glenn

QUESTION 14

Which of these English royals was not put to death at the Tower of London?

A: Mary, Queen of Scots

Ad. Article continues below.

B: Anne Boleyn

C: Lady Jane Grey

D: Catherine Howard

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

 

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

 

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

 

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

QUESTION 1

A classic children’s party game based on a chase around a circle is ‘duck, duck’ what?

B: Goose

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

QUESTION 2

Which of these is commonly called a ‘grease monkey’?

B: Motor mechanic

Ad. Article continues below.

 

 

QUESTION 3

Who starred alongside Andie MacDowell in Four Weddings and a Funeral?

 

Ad. Article continues below.

C: Hugh Grant

 

QUESTION 4

The label on a jar of Vegemite says it contains what ‘vitamins for vitality’?

B: B

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 5

In Australia, traditionally used for storing clothes and household items for use after marriage is a what ‘box’?

 

D: Glory

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 6

‘Lockjaw’ is another name for which disease?

A: Tetanus

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 7

Who wrote the 1969 hit song The Real Thing?

 

C: Johnny Young

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 8

When the Australian city of Darwin was founded in 1869, it was given what name?

 

C: Palmerston

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 9

Which author created the character Pippi Longstocking?

B: Astrid Lindgren

 

Ad. Article continues below.

 

QUESTION 10

Which of these former Australian politicians served the longest term as prime minister?

D: John Howard

 

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 11

Which of these celebrities was born Thomas Mapother?

A: Tom Cruise

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 12

Which of these sports is most similar to ‘korfball’?

B: Basketball

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 13

Which astronaut served as a U.S. senator for over two decades?

 

D: John Glenn

 

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 14

Which of these English royals was not put to death at the Tower of London?

A: Mary, Queen of Scots

 

 

Ad. Article continues below.

QUESTION 15 – FOR $1 MILLION

Commonly known by his nickname, what was the full name of ‘Banjo’ Paterson?

B: Andrew Barton