What's the Kennection? #269

Ivan Pavlov, Alexander Fleming, and Barbara McClintock have all won the Nobel Prize in which category?

Unlike the original Karate Kid movies, which were set in California and Okinawa, the 2010 remake is set in what country?

A row of a chessboard is called a rank, and numbered from 1-8. What is the chess term for a column of the board, assigned a letter a-h?

Ogden Nash's "Reflections on Ice-breaking" posits that "candy is dandy," but what other kind of treat "is quicker"?

In March, President Trump dismissed Rex Tillerson and nominated CIA director Mike Pompeo to what position?

What's the "Kennection"?