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Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:00 pm
A very good evening to you Rejects.
Admin is a little under the weather so I’m giving her a well deserved break.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.
GOOD LUCK.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18


1) Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’?

2) Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland?

3) TV, what is the name of Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’?

4) Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988 film A Fish Called Wanda?

5) In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time?

6) Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink?

7) Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model?

9) Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach?

10) History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?

11) From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come?

12) What is the collective name given to a group of Lions?

13) Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?

14) Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?

15) Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?

16) TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?

17) Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’?

18) Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system?

19) Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’?

20) The Society of Friends are better known as what?
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:15 pm
Evening, Ray & get well soon, Admin Smile

1) 
2) Nova Scotia 
3) 
4) Jamie lee Curtis 
5) Greenwich 
6) Guinness blackcurrant 
7) pancreas
8 ) Toyota 
9) Spanish
10) dick Turpin 
11) Mary poppins 
12) pride  
13) Thomas hardy
14) gideons 
15) The fly
16) Parker 
17) 
18) neurology
19)
20) Quakers
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:16 pm
And is Joanna's character 3) Patsy? Smile
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:21 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good evening to you Rejects.
Admin is a little under the weather so I’m giving her a well deserved break.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.
GOOD LUCK.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18


1)  Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’? THE KINKS

2)  Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland? NOVA SCOTIA

3)  TV, what is the name of  Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’? PATSY

4)  Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988  film A Fish Called Wanda?
JAMIE LEE CURTIS
5)  In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time? GREENWICH

6)  Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink? GUINNESS AND CHAMPAGNE

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?PANCREAS

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model? TOYOTA

9)  Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach? SPANISH

10)  History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?
DICKINSON TURPIN
11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come? MARY POPPINS

12)  What is the collective name given to a group of Lions? PRIDE

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?

14)  Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?GIDEONS

15)  Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?
Arachnophobia
16)  TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?  PARKER (LADY PENELOPE‘S CAR)

17)  Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’? JETHRO TULL

18)  Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system? NEUROLOGICAL

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’? TOSCA

20)  The Society of Friends are better known as what? QUAKERS
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:24 pm
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray & get well soon, Admin Smile

1) 
2) Nova Scotia  
3) 
4) Jamie lee Curtis  
5) Greenwich 
6) Guinness blackcurrant half a tick 
7) pancreas
8 ) Toyota 
9) Spanish
10) dick Turpin 
11) Mary poppins 
12) pride  
13) Thomas hardy
14) gideons 
15) The fly
16) Parker  
17) 
18) neurology
19)
20) Quakers

Evening Jo Anne, excellent quizzing.

You've caused me a dilema.

I've realised there are two answers to Q16.

'The person' who owns the RR and the chauffeur Embarassed

I will of course accept either.
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:25 pm
@jo anne wrote:And is Joanna's character 3) Patsy? yes Smile
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:28 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good evening to you Rejects.
Admin is a little under the weather so I’m giving her a well deserved break.
Enjoy tonight’s quiz.
GOOD LUCK.

Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18


1)  Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’? THE KINKS

2)  Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland?  NOVA SCOTIA

3)  TV, what is the name of  Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’?  PATSY

4)  Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988  film A Fish Called Wanda?
JAMIE LEE CURTIS
5)  In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time?  GREENWICH

6)  Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink?  GUINNESS AND CHAMPAGNE

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?PANCREAS

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model?  TOYOTA

9)  Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach?  SPANISH

10)  History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?
DICKINSON TURPIN
11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come?  MARY POPPINS

12)  What is the collective name given to a group of Lions? PRIDE

13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?

14)  Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?GIDEONS

15)  Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?
Arachnophobia
16)  TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?  PARKER (LADY PENELOPE‘S CAR) perfect answer

17)  Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’?  JETHRO TULL

18)  Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system? NEUROLOGICAL

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’? TOSCA

20)  The Society of Friends are better known as what? QUAKERS

Really first class quizzing Gassey.
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:02 pm



1)  Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’? Kinks

2)  Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland? Nova Scotia

3)  TV, what is the name of  Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’? Patsy Moncreif

4)  Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988  film A Fish Called Wanda? Jamie Lee-Curtis

5)  In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time? Greenwich

6)  Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink? Guinness & Champagne

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body? Pancreas

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model? Nissan

9)  Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach? Italian

10)  History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess? Dick Turpin
12)  What is the collective name given to a group of Lions? Pride

11) From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come? Mary Poppins


13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’? Jane Austen

14)  Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms? The Gideons

15)  Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”? Aracnaphobia

16)  TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?   Parker

17)  Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’? ???????????

18)  Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system? Neurology

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’? Verdi

20)  The Society of Friends are better known as what? The Quakers
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:02 pm
Thanks for another nights questions Ray
back for more of the same Friday ,again
thanks a lot its appreciated
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:11 pm
@Gassey wrote:Thanks for another nights questions Ray
back for more of the same Friday ,again
thanks a lot its appreciated

Thank you very much Gassey, very nice of you.
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:14 pm
@Corky Ringspot wrote:


1)  Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’?   Kinks

2)  Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland?  Nova Scotia

3)  TV, what is the name of  Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’?  Patsy Moncreif

4)  Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988  film A Fish Called Wanda?  Jamie Lee-Curtis

5)  In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time?  Greenwich

6)  Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink?  Guinness & Champagne

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?   Pancreas

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model?   Nissan

9)  Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach?  Italian

10)  History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?   Dick Turpin
12)  What is the collective name given to a group of Lions?   Pride

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come?   Mary Poppins


13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?    Jane Austen

14)  Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?  The Gideons

15)  Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?    Aracnaphobia

16)  TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?    Parker

17)  Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’?  ???????????

18)  Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system?  Neurology

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’?  Verdi

20)  The Society of Friends are better known as what?  The Quakers

Really excellent quizzing Mester Corks,
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:15 pm
@Corky Ringspot wrote:


1)  Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’?   Kinks

2)  Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland?  Nova Scotia

3)  TV, what is the name of  Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’?  Patsy Moncreif

4)  Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988  film A Fish Called Wanda?  Jamie Lee-Curtis

5)  In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time?  Greenwich

6)  Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink?  Guinness & Champagne

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?   Pancreas

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model?   Nissan

9)  Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach?  Italian

10)  History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?   Dick Turpin
12)  What is the collective name given to a group of Lions?   Pride

11)  From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come?   Mary Poppins


13)  Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?    Jane Austen

14)  Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?  The Gideons

15)  Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?    Aracnaphobia

16)  TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?    Parker

17)  Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’?  ???????????

18)  Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system?  Neurology

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’?  Verdi

20)  The Society of Friends are better known as what?  The Quakers

Really excellent quizzing Mester Corks,
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:15 pm
Many thanks from me again RMJ. Much appreciated.I hope I'll be back to feeling normal next week, Thats not to say I'm abnormal. Very Happy
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:17 pm
No probs Mrs A.

I'll leave it open for a while, there may be some late posters.
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on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:18 pm
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:24 pm
You're very welcome Jo Anne.
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:14 pm
1. Kinks


2. Nova Scotia


3. Patsy


4. Jamie Lee Curtis


5. Greenwich


6. Champagne and Guinness


7. Pancreas


8. ?


9. Italian


10. Dick Turpin


11. Mary Poppins


12. Pride


13. Should know it


14. Gideons


15. ?


16. Parker drives it but it's owned by Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward.


17. Jethro Tull


18. Neurology


19. Bizet


20. Quakers
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:19 pm
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Kinks


2. Nova Scotia


3. Patsy


4. Jamie Lee Curtis


5. Greenwich


6. Champagne and Guinness


7. Pancreas


8. ?


9. Italian


10. Dick Turpin


11. Mary Poppins


12. Pride


13. Should know it


14. Gideons


15. ?


16. Parker drives it but it's owned by Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward. perfect answer


17. Jethro Tull


18. Neurology


19. Bizet


20. Quakers

An excellent bit of quizzing mon ami, well done.
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:24 pm
RMJ, Help!!!!  I have somehow put my answers on the end of the Friday Night Quiz Thread. Don't know how to move them over. Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:25 pm
That there bloody weatherwotsit has been at the eye of newt and toe of frog again!!
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:36 pm
1. The Kinks
2. Nova Scotia
3. Patsy Stone
4. Jamie Lee Curtis
5. Greenwich
6. Guinness and Champagne
7. Islets of Langerhans in the Pancreas
8.
9.
10. Dick Turpin
11. Mary poppins
12. A Pride
13. Thomas Hardy
14. The Gideon Society
15. Arachnaphobia ??????
16. Lady Penelope owns it, Parker Drives it
17. Jethro Tull
18. Neurology
19. Verdi
20. Quakers
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:42 pm
@weatherwax wrote:RMJ, Help!!!!  I have somehow put my answers on the end of the Friday Night Quiz Thread. Don't know how to move them over. Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked Shocked

Hopefully Admin has sorted you out WW.
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on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:46 pm
Yep !  Its there above your last post. Very Happy
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:46 pm
@weatherwax wrote:1. The Kinks  
2. Nova Scotia
3. Patsy Stone  
4. Jamie Lee Curtis  
5. Greenwich  
6. Guinness and Champagne  
7. Islets of Langerhans in the Pancreas  
8.
9.
10. Dick Turpin  
11. Mary poppins  
12. A Pride  
13. Thomas Hardy  
14. The Gideon Society  
15. Arachnaphobia ??????  
16. Lady Penelope owns it, Parker Drives it      
17. Jethro Tull
18. Neurology
19. Verdi  
20. Quakers  

Brilliant quizzing as ever WW.

Apart from sport and cars of course!!!!!!!!! LOL  Embarassed  Laughing
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:51 pm
Really excellent quizzing tonight as usual.

Here are the answers:-


Admin’s Tuesday Quiz Answers 30-1-18


1) Who had a 1966 hit with ‘Dedicated Follower of Fashion’?
The Kinks

2) Geography, the name of which Canadian province means New Scotland?
Nova Scotia

3) TV, what is the name of Joanna Lumley’s character in ‘Absolutely Fabulous’?
Patsy

4) Film, who played ‘Wanda’ in the 1988 film A Fish Called Wanda?
Jamie Lee Curtis

5) In which area of London is the Royal Observatory, it is best known as the location of the prime meridian, the basis for all world time?
Greenwich

6) Food and drink, what are the two ingredients that make up a ‘Black Velvet’ drink?
There is more than one answer, Guinness and champagne or Guinness and sparkling white wine or Guinness and cider

7) Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body? Pancreas

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the all electric ‘Leaf’ model?
Nissan

9) Sport, what is the nationality of Pep Guardiola, the Manchester City Head Coach? Spanish

10) History, which notorious robber rode a horse called Black Bess?
Dick Turpin

11) From which 1964 film musical does the song ‘A Spoonful of Sugar’ come?
Mary Poppins

12) What is the collective name given to a group of Lions?
Pride

13) Literature, who wrote the classic novel ‘Tess of the D'Urbervilles’?
Thomas Hardy

14) Which religious group leave Bibles in hotel rooms?
The Gideons

15) Film, which 1990 comedy horror film, starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman, had the tag-line “Eight legs, two fangs and an attitude”?
Arachnaphobia

16) TV, in ‘Thunderbirds’ who drives a pink Rolls Royce with the registration FAB 1?
The owner, Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward / Parker the chauffuer

17) Who had a 1969 hit with ‘Living in the Past’?
Jethro Tull

18) Science, what ‘N’ word is the medical term for the study of the brain and nervous system?
Neurology

19) Classical music, first performed in 1871, who composed the music for the Egyptian opera ‘Aida’?
Giuseppe Verdi

20) The Society of Friends are better known as what?
Quakers

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