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Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:00
A very ggod evening to you Rejects.
Admin is having a well deserved break from quiz duties.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18


1) Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?

2) Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?

3) TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?

4) Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?

5) Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"?

6) Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?

7) Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible

8 What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?

9) Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?

10) History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?

11) From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?

12) Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?

14) Which tree produces conkers?

15) Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?

16) TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?

17) Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?

18) How many quarts are there in one gallon?

19) Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?

20) Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:07
Evening, Ray Smile

1) queen
2) Somerset
3) Melvyn Hayes 
4) Madonna
5) ?
6) Bouquet garni
7) jaw bone
8 Honda
9) open
10) King Henry viii 
11) Oliver
12) Internet 
13) Victor Hugo 
14) horse chestnut tree
15) Steven Spielberg 
16) Gordon Ramsey 
17) Oasis
18) 4
19) Puccini 
20) George Orwell
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:08
@raymyjamie wrote:A very ggod evening to you Rejects.
Admin is having a well deserved break from quiz duties.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18


1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?... Mary Hopkins

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?....Sommerset

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"? ..Louis Armstrong

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?....5 spice

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?....Henry 8

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?....Oliver

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?

14)  Which tree produces conkers?...Oak

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?...Speilberg

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?....Gordon Ramsey

17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon?...8?

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?

20)  Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950? ...Orwell 
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:12
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) queen
2) Somerset    
3) Melvyn Hayes 
4) Madonna
5) ?
6) Bouquet garni  
7) jaw bone  
8 Honda
9) open
10) King Henry viii   
11) Oliver    
12) Internet  
13) Victor Hugo   
14) horse chestnut tree  
15) Steven Spielberg    
16) Gordon Ramsey    
17) Oasis    
18) 4
19) Puccini    
20) George Orwell    


Evening Jo Anne.

Really excellent quizzing, well done.


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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:15
@Admin wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very ggod evening to you Rejects.
Admin is having a well deserved break from quiz duties.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18


1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?... Mary Hopkins

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?....Sommerset

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"?   ..Louis Armstrong

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?....5 spice

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?....Henry 8

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?....Oliver

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?

14)  Which tree produces conkers?...Oak

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?...Speilberg

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?....Gordon Ramsey

17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon?...8?

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?

20)  Which English author

, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950? ...Orwell 


Very well played indeed Mrs A.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:16
Thanks, Ray, lots of the questions fell my way today Very Happy
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:17
Thank you Jo Anne, you played a blinder tonight.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:21
@raymyjamie wrote:A very ggod evening to you Rejects.
Admin is having a well deserved break from quiz duties.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18


1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?MARY HOPKINSQP

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury? SOMERSET

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"? MELVYN HAYES

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’? MADONNA

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"? LOIS ARMSTRONG

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible LOWER JAW

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model? HYUNDAI

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband? HENRY V111

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come? OLIVER

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?
WORLD WIDE WEB
13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?
VICTOR HUGO
14)  Which tree produces conkers? OAK

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?STEPHEN SPIELBERG

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?
GORDON RAMSEY
17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'? OASIS

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon? FOUR

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?
TCHAIKOVSKY
20)  Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?  
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 20:26
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very ggod evening to you Rejects.
Admin is having a well deserved break from quiz duties.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18


1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?MARY HOPKINS

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?  SOMERSET

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?  MELVYN HAYES

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?  MADONNA

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"? LOIS ARMSTRONG

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible LOWER JAW

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?  HYUNDAI

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?  HENRY V111

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?  OLIVER

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?
WORLD WIDE WEB
13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?
VICTOR HUGO
14)  Which tree produces conkers?  OAK

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?STEPHEN SPIELBERG

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?
GORDON RAMSEY
17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?  OASIS

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon?  FOUR

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?
TCHAIKOVSKY
20)  Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?  

Very well played Gassey.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:14
Thanks for jumping in RMJ I enjoyed taking a back seat tonight. Thanks for a cracking quiz. There's a few missing tonight, perhaps tyhey will be in later:TU:
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:34
No probs Mrs A.

I'll leave it open for a while, maybe Corky will pop on after chucking out time.

I'm surprised WW hasn't made an appearance too.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:41
Thanks again for another round of
questions Ray , very entertaining
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:53
Only just come on line.....Been soaking in a nice hot bath.  

1. Mary Hopkin
2. Somerset
3. Melvyn Hayes
4. Madonna
5. Louis Armstrong
6. Five Spice Powder
7. Lower Jaw
8.
9.
10. Henry 8th
11. Oliver
12. The Internet (WWW)
13. Victor Hugo
14. Horse Chestnut
15. Steven Speilberg
16. Gorden Ramsay
17. Oasis
18. Four
19. Puccini
20. George Orwell
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:56
@Gassey wrote:Thanks again for another round of
questions Ray , very entertaining

Thanks Gassey, well played tonight.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 21:59
@weatherwax wrote:Only just come on line.....Been soaking in a nice hot bath.  

1. Mary Hopkin
2. Somerset
3. Melvyn Hayes
4. Madonna
5. Louis Armstrong
6. Five Spice Powder
7. Lower Jaw
8.
9.
10. Henry 8th
11. Oliver
12. The Internet (WWW)
13. Victor Hugo
14. Horse Chestnut
15. Steven Speilberg
16. Gorden Ramsay
17. Oasis
18. Four
19. Puccini
20. George Orwell

Evening WW.

An excellent bit of quizzing, well done.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:04
1. Mary Hopkin


2. Wiltshire


3. ?


4. Madonna


5. Louis Armstrong


6. Sick bag


7. Jaw


8. Nissan


9. Ryder Cup?


10. Henry 8th


11. My Fair Lady


12. World wide web?


13. Victor Hugo


14. ?


15. Spielberg


16. ?


17. Oasis?


18. Four?


19. Puccini


20. George Orwell
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:08
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Mary Hopkin


2. Wiltshire


3. ?


4. Madonna


5. Louis Armstrong


6. Sick bag


7. Jaw


8. Nissan


9. Ryder Cup?


10. Henry 8th


11. My Fair Lady


12. World wide web?


13. Victor Hugo


14. ?


15. Spielberg


16. ?


17. Oasis?


18. Four?


19. Puccini


20. George Orwell

Very well done indeed mon ami.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:30



1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”? Mary Hopkins

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury? Wiltshire

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"? Melvyn Hayes

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’? Madonna

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"? Louis Armstrong

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known? Allspice

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible Jawbone

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model? Subaru

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called? Balls 4 All

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband? Henry VIII

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come? My Fair Lady

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution? Internet

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’? ??????

14)  Which tree produces conkers? Horse Chestnut

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'? Stephen Spielberg

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”? Gordon Ramsay

17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'? Oasis

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon? Four

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’? Gilbert & Sullivan

20)  Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?   George Orwell
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:31
Cheers Ray.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:50
@Corky Ringspot wrote:


1)  Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?  Mary Hopkins  

2)   Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?   Wiltshire

3)  TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?   Melvyn Hayes

4)  Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?  Madonna

5)  Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"?  Louis Armstrong  

6)  Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?  Allspice The answer is 'five spice', but I think your answer is perfectly good.

7)  Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible  Jawbone  

8   What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?   Subaru  

9)  Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?   Balls 4 All  Laughing

10)  History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?   Henry VIII  

11)  From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?  My Fair Lady

12)  Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?  Internet  

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?   ??????

14)  Which tree produces conkers?  Horse Chestnut  

15)  Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?  Stephen Spielberg

16)  TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?  Gordon Ramsay

17)  Which Manc. band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?  Oasis

18)  How many quarts are there in one gallon?  Four

19)  Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?  Gilbert & Sullivan

20)  Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?   George Orwell  

A very good bit of quizzing Mester C, well done.
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Re: Admin's Tuesday Quiz 23-1-18

on Tue Jan 23 2018, 22:55
Excellent quizzing toonite, very well done to all.

Here are the answers:-



Admin’s Tuesday Quiz Answers 23-1-18



1) Who had a 1968 hit with “Those Were The Days”?
Mary Hopkin

2) Geography, in which English county is Glastonbury?
Somerset

3) TV, which actor played the camp Gloria in the TV series "It Ain't Half Hot, Mum"?
Melvyn Hayes

4) Film, which famous female singer starred in the 1985 film ‘Desperately Seeking Susan’?
Madonna

5) Born in 1901, which world famous American jazz musician had the nickname "Satchmo"?
Louis Armstrong

6) Food and drink, how is the combination of Anise, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves and Fennel better known?
Five Spice

7) Science, what part of a human body is the Mandible?
Lower jawbone

8 What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact crossover SUV (sport utility vehicle) RAV4 model?
Toyota

9) Sport, what is the International team tennis competition for men called?
The Davis Cup.

10) History, Catherine Parr survived which royal husband?
Henry VIII

11) From which 1968 film musical does the song ‘As Long As He Needs Me’ come?
Oliver

12) Tim Berners-Lee created which technological revolution?
World Wide Web

13) Literature, which French author wrote ‘Les Miserables’?
Victor Hugo

14) Which tree produces conkers?
Horse Chestnut

15) Film, who directed the movies 'Jaws', 'Schindler's List' and 'Jurassic Park'?
Stephen Spielberg

16) TV, which chef made the TV programme “Kitchen Nightmares”?
Gordon Ramsay

17) Which Manc band recorded the album 'What’s the Story, Morning Glory'?
Oasis

18) How many quarts are there in one gallon?
Four

19) Classical music, who composed the opera ‘Madam Butterfly’?
Giacomo Puccini

20) Which English author, real name Eric Blair, died in January 1950?
George Orwell.
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