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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.
A warm welcome awaits you in the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Get that first drink in.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18


1) Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’?

2) Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’ bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch?

3) TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981?

4) Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws?

5) Where would you expect to find a Mullion?

6) Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout?

7) Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone?

8 ) What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?

9) Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’?

10) History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city?

11) Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come?

12) Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom?

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’?

14) By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called?

15) Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’?

16) TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly?

17) Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’?

18) Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore?

19) Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite?

20) History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’?

21) Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto?

22) Geography, what is the county town of Dorset?

23) Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’?

24) What kind of weapon is a falchion?

25) ♪♫ It's a God-awful small affair
To the girl with the mousy hair
But her mummy is yelling no
And her daddy has told her to go

But her friend is nowhere to be seen
Now she walks through her sunken dream
To the seat with the clearest view
And she's hooked to the silver screen♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?


AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1) Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ?

BQ2) Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979?

BQ3) Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979?

BQ4) Which African country has the Rand as its currency?

BQ5) Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast.

REAL STINKER) In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical.

TRICKY) In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:14
3. To the manor born
4. Bonny and Clyde
6. Pea
7., Back
8. Ferrari
9. Alex Higgins
10.New York
11. Paint your waggons
14. Quakers
16. Mash
17. Sachmo
20. Victoria
21. Cheese

BBQ1. Suez Canal
3. Uganda
4. South Africa
5. Sri Lanka
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:20
@marieM wrote:3.  To the manor born
4.  Bonny and Clyde
6.  Pea
7.,  Back
8.  Ferrari
9.  Alex Higgins
10.New York
11. Paint your waggons
14. Quakers
16. Mash
17. Sachmo
20. Victoria
21. Cheese

BBQ1. Suez Canal
       3. Uganda
      4.  South Africa
      5. Sri Lanka

Evening Marie.
A really excellent 10 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:22
1 The blockheads
3 To the manor born
4 Bonny and Clyde
5 Over a window
6 Peas
7 The skull
9 Alex Higgins
11 Paint your wagon
12 Morecambe and Wise
14 Jane Austen
16 Mash
17 The Shadows
19 Holst
20 Elizabeth 1st
21 Rice
22 Dorchester
23 John Le Carre
Bq2 Uganda
3 Zimbabwe
4 South Africa
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 The blockheads
3 To the manor born
4 Bonny and Clyde
5 Over a window
6 Peas
7 The skull
9 Alex Higgins
11 Paint your wagon
12 Morecambe and Wise
14 Jane Austen
16 Mash
17 The Shadows
19 Holst
20 Elizabeth 1st
21 Rice
22 Dorchester
23 John Le Carre
Bq2 Uganda
   3 Zimbabwe
  4 South Africa


Evening Mo.

Just brill, all 20 correct.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:28
2) Brussels
5) A Window?
6) Pea
7) Skull
8 ) Volkswagen
10) New York
13) Jane Austen
14) Amish?
15) Mickey Mouse
18) Aluminium
19) Gustav Holst
20) Elizabeth I
21) Rice
22) Dorchester
24) One-Handed Sword

BQ1) Suez Canal
BQ2) Uganda
BQ3) Zimbabwe
BQ5) Madagascar


Tricky - HAL 9000
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:28
Evening, Ray Smile

1) Ian Drury & The Blockheads
2) 
3) To The Manor Born
4) Bonnie and Clyde
5)
6) Pea
7) Head
8 ) 
9) Alex Higgins 
10) New York
11) 
12) Morecambe and Wise
13) Jane Austen
14) Hamish 
15) Mickey Mouse
16) MASH
17) 
18)
19) Holtz 
20) Elizabeth I
21) rice
22) Taunton
23)
24)
25) Star Man, David Bowie 

BQ1) Suez Canal
BQ2) 
BQ3) Zimbabwe
BQ4) South Africa 
BQ5) 
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:30
@AWP1983 wrote:2) Brussels
5) A Window?
6) Pea
7) Skull
8 ) Volkswagen
10) New York
13) Jane Austen
14) Amish?
15) Mickey Mouse
18) Aluminium
19) Gustav Holst
20) Elizabeth I
21) Rice
22) Dorchester
24) One-Handed Sword

BQ1) Suez Canal
BQ2) Uganda
BQ3) Zimbabwe
BQ5) Madagascar


Tricky - HAL 9000

A really impressive 20 correct AWP.

Well done with the TRICKY.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:32
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) Ian Drury & The Blockheads
2) 
3) To The Manor Born
4) Bonnie and Clyde
5)
6) Pea
7) Head
8 ) 
9) Alex Higgins 
10) New York
11) 
12) Morecambe and Wise
13) Jane Austen
14) Hamish 
15) Mickey Mouse
16) MASH
17) 
18)
19) Holtz 
20) Elizabeth I
21) rice
22) Taunton
23)
24)
25) Star Man, David Bowie 

BQ1) Suez Canal
BQ2) 
BQ3) Zimbabwe
BQ4) South Africa 
BQ5) 

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent 19 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:35
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
A warm welcome awaits you in the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Get that first drink in.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18


1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’?
IAN DRURY AND THE BLOCKHEADS
2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch?
BRUSSELS
3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981?
TO THE MANOR BORN
4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws? BONNIE AND CLYDE

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion? IN A WINDOW FRAME

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout? RUNNER BEAN

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone? SKULL

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     VOLKSWAGEN

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’? ALEX HIGGINS

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city? NEW YORK

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come? PAINT YOUR WAGON

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom? MORECAMBE AND WISE

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’? JANE AUSTEN

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called? HAMISH

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’? MICKEY MOUSE

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly? MASH

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’? SHADOWS

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore? ALUMINUM

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite? VIVALDI

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’? MARY

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto? RICE

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset? DORCHESTER

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’?

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion? SWORD

25)  ♪♫ It's a God-awful small affair
           To the girl with the mousy hair
           But her mummy is yelling no
           And her daddy has told her to go

           But her friend is nowhere to be seen
           Now she walks through her sunken dream
           To the seat with the clearest view
           And she's hooked to the silver screen♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?
IS THERE LIFE ON MARS. DAVID BOWIE      

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ? SUEZ CANAL

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979? UGANDA

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979?

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency?

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast. MADAGASCAR

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical. THE COMETS

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  
AL
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:37
Thank you Ray..you've done it again,a brilliant quiz.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:39
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
A warm welcome awaits you in the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Get that first drink in.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18


1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’?
IAN DRURY AND THE BLOCKHEADS
2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch?
BRUSSELS
3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981?
TO THE MANOR BORN
4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws?  BONNIE AND CLYDE

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion? IN A WINDOW FRAME

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout?  RUNNER BEAN

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone?  SKULL

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     VOLKSWAGEN

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’?  ALEX HIGGINS

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city?  NEW YORK

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come?  PAINT YOUR WAGON

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom?  MORECAMBE AND WISE

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’?  JANE AUSTEN

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called?   HAMISH

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’?   MICKEY MOUSE

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly?    MASH

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’?   SHADOWS

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore?   ALUMINUM

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite?  VIVALDI

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’?   MARY

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto? RICE

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset?  DORCHESTER

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’?

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion?  SWORD

25)  ♪♫ It's a God-awful small affair
           To the girl with the mousy hair
           But her mummy is yelling no
           And her daddy has told her to go

           But her friend is nowhere to be seen
           Now she walks through her sunken dream
           To the seat with the clearest view
           And she's hooked to the silver screen♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?
IS THERE LIFE ON MARS.  DAVID BOWIE      

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ?  SUEZ CANAL

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979?  UGANDA

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979?

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency?

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast.  MADAGASCAR

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical.   THE COMETS

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  
 HAL
I nearly missed this one LOL

A really super 25 correct Gassey.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:45
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 20:47
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thanks J A, very well done you.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:06
Thank you Ray Very Happy Will have to learn more on 60's and 70's entertainment me thinks. Very good questions tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:13
Thanks AWP.

Yeah, I feel slightly awkward about putting 60's and 70's music in

the quiz, I think you're one of the younger members on here,

but most of the members are of a 'certain age' LOL.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:33
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
A warm welcome awaits you in the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Get that first drink in.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18


1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’? Ian Dury and the blockheads

2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’ bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch? Brussels. I've seen it!

3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981? To the manor born

4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws? Bonnie and Clyde

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion? In a window

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout? Pea

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone? Eye?

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     VW

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’? Alex Higgins

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city? New York City

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come? Paint your wagon

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom? Morecambe and wise?

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’? Jane Austin

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called? Amish

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’? Mickey Mouse

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly? Mash

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’? The shadows?

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore?

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite? Gustav holst

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’? Elizabeth the first

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto? Rice

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset? Poole?

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’? John le carre?

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion? Sword?

25)  ♪♫ It's a God-awful small affair
           To the girl with the mousy hair
           But her mummy is yelling no
           And her daddy has told her to go

           But her friend is nowhere to be seen
           Now she walks through her sunken dream
           To the seat with the clearest view
           And she's hooked to the silver screen♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? Life on mars David Bowie
     

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ? Nile?

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979? Nigeria?

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979? Zimbabwe

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency? South Africa

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast. Australia?

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical. The meteors?

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  

Some tough ones tonight!
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:37
Belting Ray top drawer standard as has become
the norm , thanks for the quiz



Ray I'm back in Blackpool next Friday and will
not be online Friday night drunken
could you kindly hold quiz till Saturday morning
appreciate it if you can
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:52
@Gassey wrote:Belting Ray top drawer standard as has become
the norm , thanks for the  quiz



Ray I'm back in Blackpool next Friday and will
not be online Friday night drunken
could you kindly hold quiz till Saturday morning
appreciate it if you can

Thanks Gasey.

No probs holding the quiz over
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 21:58
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you Rejects.                                                                                        
A warm welcome awaits you in the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled in your favourite seat.
Get that first drink in.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18


1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’? Ian Dury and the blockheads

2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’ bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch? Brussels. I've seen it!

3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981? To the manor born

4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws? Bonnie and Clyde

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion? In a window

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout? Pea

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone? Eye?

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     VW

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’? Alex Higgins

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city? New York City

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come? Paint your wagon

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom? Morecambe and wise?

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’? Jane Austin

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called? Amish

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’? Mickey Mouse

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly? Mash

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’? The shadows?

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore?

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite? Gustav holst

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’? Elizabeth the first

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto? Rice

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset? Poole?

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’? John le carre?

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion? Sword?

25)  ♪♫ It's a God-awful small affair
           To the girl with the mousy hair
           But her mummy is yelling no
           And her daddy has told her to go

           But her friend is nowhere to be seen
           Now she walks through her sunken dream
           To the seat with the clearest view
           And she's hooked to the silver screen♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? Life on mars David Bowie
     

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ? Nile?

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979? Nigeria?

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979? Zimbabwe

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency? South Africa

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast. Australia?

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical. The meteors?

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  

Some tough ones tonight!

LL, they were so tough that you got an amazing 24 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 22:02
I can't take all the credit. As always it was a joint effort.

Thanks again Ray. The part of the week I really look forward too.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 22:05
@Lima Lima wrote:I can't take all the credit. As always it was a joint effort.

Thanks again Ray. The part of the week I really look forward too.

Thanks very much LL, glad you enjoyed.

It doesn't matter at all if it's joint effort, in fact it's a good thing.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 23:06



1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’? Ian Drury & The Blockheads

2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’ bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch? Brussels

3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981? To The Manor Born

4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws? Bonny & Clyde

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion? On a building/window

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout? Carrot

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone? Ear

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     Renault

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’? Alex Higgins

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city? New York

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come? Paint Your Wagon

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom? Eric Morecambe

13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’? AAAGGGGHHHHHHHHHH

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called? Amish

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’? Micky Mouse

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly? M*A*S*H

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’? Louis Armstrong

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore? Aluminium

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite? Gustav Holst

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’? QE1

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto? Rice

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset? Poole

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’? Len Deighton

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion? Sword

25)  Starman
     

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ? Suez Canal

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979? Uganda

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979? Zimbabwe

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency? South Africa

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast. ????

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical. ?????????????

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  
HAL
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 23:07
Thanks again, Ray.


Struggled a bit with that one. Embarassed
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 2-2-18

on Fri Feb 02 2018, 23:17
@Corky Ringspot wrote:


1)  Who had a 1978 number one with ‘Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick’?  Ian Drury & The Blockheads  

2)  Geography, in which European city is the famous ‘Manneken Pis’ bronze stautue which translates as ‘Little Man Pee’ from Dutch?  Brussels

3)  TV, Audrey Fforbes-Hamilton and Richard de Vere were the protagonists of which sit-com which ran from 1979 to 1981?  To The Manor Born  

4)  Film, in which 1967 film did Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway play a pair of notorious outlaws?  Bonny & Clyde  

5)  Where would you expect to find a Mullion?  On a building/window  

6)  Food and drink, what type of vegetable is a mange-tout?   Carrot

7)  Science, in which part of the body is the Occipital bone?  Ear

8 )  What European car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Touareg’ model?     Renault

9)  Sport, which snooker player was known as the ‘Hurricane’?   Alex Higgins  

10)  History, in 1664 New Amsterdam in North America was renamed to what city?  New York

11)  Sung by Lee Marvin, from what 1969 film musical does the song (I Was Born Under a) Wand'rin' Star come?  Paint Your Wagon  

12)  Entertainment, Bartholomew and Wiseman were better known as whom?  Eric Morecambe  
and Ernie Wise
13) Literature, first published in 1811, who wrote the classic novel ‘Sense and Sensibility’? AAAGGGGHHHHHHHHHH

14)   By what more common name are the Pennsylvania Dutch people in America called?   Amish  

15)  Film, who made his screen debut in the 1928 animated film ‘Steamboat Willie’?  Micky Mouse

16)  TV, running from 1972 to 1983, and set in the Korean War, which US TV series
had the characters Hawkeye Pierce, Margaret "Hot Lips" Houlihan and Radar O'Reilly?  M*A*S*H

17)  Who had a 1962 number one instrumental hit with ‘Wonderful Land’?  Louis Armstrong
I think you are thinking of 'Wonderful world'

18)  Science, which metal is extracted from Bauxite Ore?  Aluminium  

19)  Classical music, first performed in 1918, who composed The Planets Suite?  Gustav Holst

20)  History, which Queen who ruled from 1558 to 1603 was known as ‘The Virgin Queen’?  QE1

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of risotto?   Rice

22)  Geography, what is the county town of Dorset?  Poole

23)  Literature, who wrote the best selling 1974 spy novel ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’?  Len Deighton

24)  What kind of weapon is a falchion?  Sword

25)  Starman
     

AFRICA BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  Which 120-mile long waterway links the Mediterranean and the Red Sea ?  Suez Canal

BQ2)  Which African country did Idi Amin rule from 1971-1979?  Uganda

BQ3)  Which African country was known as Rhodesia between 1964 and 1979?  Zimbabwe

BQ4)  Which African country has the Rand as its currency?   South Africa

BQ5)  Which large island of 226,658 sq miles lies off Africa’s East coast. ????

REAL STINKER)  In the US comedy series ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the musical duo group that Howard and Raj form?, an clew, it’s astronomical. ?????????????

TRICKY)  In the 1968 Stanley Kubrick film ‘2001 A Space Odyssey’, what is the name of the talking computer?  
HAL    

A sterling effort indeed Mester Corks, well done.
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