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raymyjamie
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Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30 2018, 20:00
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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, 22:53
Thanks RMJ. All this was caused by another quiz..... I was looking to see if I could get a Fancy Dress costume by Friday night. One of the characters from Harry Potter. There is a quiz on the books and films at our local place that we go for a meal, and the Grandaughter wants to go, as does the Daughter..........(and me). The Grandaughter is going as Hermione, and Granny as always daft enough to join her Laughing Laughing  Extra prizes too, for fancy dress.
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raymyjamie
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Tue Jan 30 2018, 23:57
Sorry WW, only just seen this post, I took a little break from my laptop,

I've been sat with it since 7-45 tonight.

That sounds like a real fun evening, hope you enjoy.

I'm not really a Harry potter fan, but they are very popular books and films.
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Corky Ringspot
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Re: Admin’s Tuesday Quiz 30-1-18

on Wed Jan 31 2018, 12:01
Thanks again, Ray.


Also, rather than clutter his thread, thanks again to Gassey for the ongoing day in history nuggets.
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