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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 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 16-2-18


1) Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"?

2) Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C.

3) TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?

4) Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'?

5) The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what?

6) Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?

7) Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?

8 ) What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?

9) Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?

10) History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?

11) What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?

12) In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?

14) If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?

15) Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?

16) TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?

17) Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?

18) Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system?

19) Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’?

20) History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate?

21) Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it?

22) Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ?

23) Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’?

24) What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?

25) ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
Then put your little hand in mine
There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1) What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?

BQ2) What is the largest port in Germany?

BQ3) What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?

BQ4) What is the longest river in Germany?

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?

STINKER) What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?

TRICKY) What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:13
@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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"? Mindbenders

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C. District Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?..Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'?

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what? Holy Grail

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?..Cabbage, it makes nice crispy seaweed

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?8?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?...El Dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?..Harper Lee

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?...Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?Wizzard of Oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system?..The Sun?

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’?...Paganini?

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate?..Edinburgh

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it? Black pudding?

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’?

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?...I got you babe. Sonny and Cher

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany? Hamburg

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?,,Deuchmarc

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany?..Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?..Merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:18
@Admin 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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"? Mindbenders

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C. District Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?..Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'?

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what? Holy Grail

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?..Cabbage, it makes nice crispy seaweed

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?8?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?...El Dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?..Harper Lee

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?...Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?Wizzard of Oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system?..The Sun?

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’?...Paganini?

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate?..Edinburgh

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it? Black pudding?

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’?

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?...I got you babe.  Sonny and Cher

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany? Hamburg

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?,,Deuchmarc

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany?..Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?..Merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007?

Evening Mrs A.

A very respectable 13 correct, well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:18
Evening, Ray Smile

1) Phil Collins
2) 
3) Jean Alexander 
4) Cameron Diaz 
5) The holy grail
6) Cabbage
7) Nine
8 ) 
9) leeds
10) Eldorado 
11) Gilbert and Sullivan 
12) digitalised 
13) Harper lee
14) on your sleeve
15) adventures of tin tin 
16) Timothy (Sorry Very Happy)
17) French
18) Jupiter 
19) Mozart 
20) Edinburgh 
21) Black pudding
22)
23)
24) joey
25) Baby, I've got you babe

BQ1) My Struggle
BQ2) What is the largest port in Germany?
BQ3) Deutchmark
BQ4) Rhine
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:21
1 Phil Collins
2 District of Columbia
3 Jean Alexander
5 The holy grail
7 Nine
10 El Dorado
11 Gilbert and Sullivan
12 Digital video disc
13 Hatper Lee
14 On your sleeve
15 The wizard of Oz
17 France
18 Saturn
19 Edward Elgar
20 Edinburgh
24 Joey
25 I got you babe

Bq1 My fight
3 Deutschmark

Tricky 02 Arena
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:22
1) Phil Collins
2) District of Columbia
3) Jean Alexander
4) Camaron Diaz
5) The Holy Grail?
6) Cabbage
7) Nine
10) El Dorado
12) Digital Video Disk
13) Harper Lee
15) Wizard of Oz
17) France
18) Jupiter
19) Edward Elgar
20) Edinburgh
22) Straights of Gibralta
23) Hilary Mantel
24) Joey

BQ1) My Struggle
BQ2) Hamburg
BQ3) Deutsche Mark
BQ4) Rhine
BQ5) Angela Merkel


Tricky - The O2 Arena
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:22
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1) Phil Collins
2) 
3) Jean Alexander 
4) Cameron Diaz 
5) The holy grail
6) Cabbage
7) Nine
8 ) 
9) leeds
10) Eldorado 
11) Gilbert and Sullivan 
12) digitalised 
13) Harper lee
14) on your sleeve
15) adventures of tin tin 
16) Timothy (Sorry Very Happy)
17) French
18) Jupiter 
19) Mozart 
20) Edinburgh 
21) Black pudding
22)
23)
24) joey
25) Baby, I've got you babe

BQ1) My Struggle
BQ2) What is the largest port in Germany?
BQ3) Deutchmark
BQ4) Rhine

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent 19 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:23
@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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"? Phil Collins

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C. District of Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street? Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'? Cameron Diaz

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what? The holy grail?

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’? Green leaf Vegetable (oriental cabbage)

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have? 9?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model? Dacia

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ? Norwich city

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America? El dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas? Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim rice

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for? Digital versatile disk

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’? J d Salinger

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart? Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto? Wizard of oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom? Sorry

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’? USA?

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system? Jupiter

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’? Elgar

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate? London?

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it? Black olive?

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ? Red Sea?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’? Philippa Gregory

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear? Joey

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come? I got you babe? Sonny and Cher?

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean? My life.

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany? I thought Germany was land locked

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro? Deuchmark

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany? Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union? Angela merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’? Foreign office

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? O two arena. My number keypad is not working for some reason
hardest questions ever tonight Ray!
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:23
@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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"?    MINDBENDERS

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C.
DISTRICT of COLUMBIA
3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?
JEAN ALEXANDER
4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'? CAMERON DIAZ

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what?
HOLY GRAIL
6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?  SEAWEED

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?  NINE

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?  SAAB

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?NORWICH CITY

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?  EL DORADO

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?ROGERS HAMMERSTEIN

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?
DIGITAL VIDEO DISC
13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?  ON YOUR SLEEVE

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?  WIZARD OF OZ

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?
SORRY
17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?
FRENCH
18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system? URANUS

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’? VERDI

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate? LONDON

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it?  BLACK PUDDING

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’?

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?  JOEY

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?
I GOT YOU BABE    SONNY AND CHER
GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?  MY STRUGGLE

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany?  HAMBURG

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?  GERMAN MARK

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany? RHINE

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?  ANGELA MERKYL

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? THE 02
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:24
@maureen wrote:1 Phil Collins
2 District of Columbia
3 Jean Alexander
5 The holy grail
7 Nine
10 El Dorado
11 Gilbert and Sullivan
12 Digital video disc
13 Hatper Lee
14 On your sleeve
15 The wizard of Oz
17 France
18 Saturn
19 Edward Elgar
20 Edinburgh
24 Joey
25 I got you babe

Bq1 My fight
3 Deutschmark

Tricky 02 Arena

Evening Mo.

A really excellent 19 correct, very well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:26
@AWP1983 wrote:1) Phil Collins
2) District of Columbia
3) Jean Alexander
4) Camaron Diaz
5) The Holy Grail?
6) Cabbage
7) Nine
10) El Dorado
12) Digital Video Disk
13) Harper Lee
15) Wizard of Oz
17) France
18) Jupiter
19) Edward Elgar
20) Edinburgh
22) Straights of Gibralta
23) Hilary Mantel
24) Joey

BQ1) My Struggle
BQ2) Hamburg
BQ3) Deutsche Mark
BQ4) Rhine
BQ5) Angela Merkel


Tricky - The O2 Arena

Brilliant quizzing AWP.

I make that 23 correct.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:27
Thank you Ray Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:27


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"? Phil Collins & Genesis

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C. District Of Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street? Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'? ??????

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what? Holy Grail

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’? Black pudding

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have? Nine?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model? Dacia

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ? ?

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America? El Dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas? gilbert & Sullivan

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for? digital Video Disc

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’? AAAAAGGGHHH

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart? Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto? Wizard of Oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom? Sorry

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’? France

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system? Venus

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’? Elgar

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate? Glasgow (or was it Edinburgh?) Anyroad, here's a bit of knowledge; they were previously canal navvies from Ireland

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it? Black Pudding? Very Happy Very Happy

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ? Straits of somebugger

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’? ?????

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear? Joey

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come? ???????

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS



BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean? My Struggle

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany? Hamburg

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro? Mark

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany? Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union? Angella Merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’? ??????

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? ??????????




Thanks again Ray.


A tricky one tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:28
1. Wayne Fontana and The Mindbenders
2. District of Columbia
3. Jean Alexander
4. Cameron Diaz
5. Holy Grail
6. A Vegetable, Something like a cross between a cabbage and a lettuce.
7. 9
8. Motormouse is poorly sick, so he's at home, and he says its....Dacia
9.
10. Eldorado
11. Gilbert and Sullivan
12. Digital Video Disc
13. Harper Lee
14. On Your Sleeve
15. Dorothy's pet in The Wizard Of Oz
16. Sorry
17. France...The Marseilles
18. Jupiter
19. Edward Elgar
20. Edinburgh
21. Black Pudding
22. Strait of Gibraltar
23. Hillary Mantel
24. Joey
25. I Got You Babe.......Sonny and Cher

Bonus Questions.
1. My Fight
2. Hamburg
3. Deutschemark
4. The Danube
5. Angela Merkel ????

Stinker:= Department of Administrative affairs
Tricky:= The O2 Arena
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:29
@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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"? Phil Collins

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C. District of Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street? Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'? Cameron Diaz

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what? The holy grail?

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’? Green leaf Vegetable (oriental cabbage)

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have? 9?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model? Dacia

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ? Norwich city

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America? El dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas? Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim rice

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for? Digital versatile disk

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’? J d Salinger

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart? Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto? Wizard of oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom? Sorry

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’? USA?

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system? Jupiter

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’? Elgar

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate? London?

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it? Black olive?

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ? Red Sea?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’? Philippa Gregory

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear? Joey

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come? I got you babe? Sonny and Cher?

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean? My life.

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany? I thought Germany was land locked

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro? Deuchmark

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany? Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union? Angela merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’? Foreign office

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? O two arena. My number keypad is not working for some reason
hardest questions ever tonight Ray!

A most excellent 20 correct LL, well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:30
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:32
@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 16-2-18


1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"?    MINDBENDERS

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C.
DISTRICT of COLUMBIA
3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?
JEAN ALEXANDER
4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'? CAMERON DIAZ

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what?
HOLY GRAIL
6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?  SEAWEED

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?  NINE

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?  SAAB

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?NORWICH CITY

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?  EL DORADO

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?ROGERS HAMMERSTEIN

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?
DIGITAL VIDEO DISC
13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?  ON YOUR SLEEVE

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?  WIZARD OF OZ

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?
SORRY
17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?
FRENCH
18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system? URANUS

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’? VERDI

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate? LONDON

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it?  BLACK PUDDING

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ?

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’?

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?  JOEY

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?
I GOT YOU BABE    SONNY AND CHER
GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?  MY STRUGGLE

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany?  HAMBURG

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?  GERMAN MARK

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany? RHINE

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?  ANGELA MERKYL

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? THE 02

A super 20 correct Gassey, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:34
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray Very Happy

You're very welcome AWP, well done you tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:38
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1988 hit with "Groovy Kind of Love"?  Phil Collins & Genesis

2)  Geography, what do the letters ‘DC’ stand for in the United State 's capital Washington D.C.   District Of Columbia

3)  TV, what is the name of the actress who played Hilda Ogden in Coronation Street?  Jean Alexander

4)  Film, who played Mary in the 1998 film 'There's Something About Mary'?   ??????

5)  The cup, or bowl, Jesus was said to have used at the Last Supper is known as what?  Holy Grail

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Bok Choy’?    Black pudding

7)  Science, how many sides does a ‘nonagon’ have?   Nine?

8 )  What car company make the compact SUV ‘Duster’ model?   Dacia

9)  Sport, which Championship football club’s home ground is Carrow Road ?  ?

10)  History, what was the name of the legendary city of gold which inspired the Spanish conquest of South and Central America?  El Dorado

11)  What British duo's works are referred to as the Savoy Operas?  gilbert & Sullivan

12)  In terms of watching pre-recorded films and visual content, what does DVD stand for?  digital Video Disc

13) Literature, who wrote the 1960 Pulitzer Prise winning novel ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’?  AAAAAGGGHHH

14)  If you show your feelings openly, where are you said to wear your heart?   Sleeve

15)  Film, which famous 1939 film had a cairn terrier called Toto?   Wizard of Oz

16)  TV, Ronnie Corbett played mild mannered librarian Timothy Lumsden in what 1980’s sitcom?  Sorry

17)  Which country’s national anthem opens the Beatles song ‘All You Need is Love’?   France

18)  Science, which is the largest planet in our solar system?  Venus

19)  Classical music, who composed his ‘Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36’, popularly known as ‘The Enigma Variations’?   Elgar

20)  History, in which British city did the body snatchers Burke and Hare operate?  Glasgow (or was it Edinburgh? )  Anyroad, here's a bit of knowledge; they were previously canal navvies from Ireland

21)  Food and drink, the Fr**ch call this food ‘Boudin Noir’, what do we call it?  Black Pudding?  Very Happy  Very Happy  

22)  Geography, which narrow stretch of water separates North Africa from Spain ? Straits of somebugger

23)  Literature, who wrote the 2009 Man Booker Prize winning novel ‘Wolf Hall’? ?????

24)  What 'J' is the name for a baby Kangaroo or Koala Bear?  Joey

25)  ♪♫ Don't let them say your hair's too long
           'Cause I don't care, with you I can't go wrong
           Then put your little hand in mine
           There ain't no hill or mountain we can't climb♪♫

From what 1965 hit does the above verse come?  ???????

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS
 


BQ1)  What does the title of Adolph Hitler’s autobiography “Mein Kampf” mean?  My Struggle

BQ2)  What is the largest port in Germany?  Hamburg

BQ3)  What was the currency of Germany prior to introduction of the Euro?  Mark

BQ4)  What is the longest river in Germany?  Rhine

BQ5) Who is the current Chancellor of Germany and leader of the centre right Christian Democratic Union?  Angella Merkel

STINKER)  What Ministry Department did Jim Hacker work for in the TV series ‘Yes Minister’?  ??????

TRICKY)  What new name was given to the Millennium Dome in London in 2007? ??????????


Thanks again Ray.


A tricky one tonight.  

A most excellent 22 correct Mester Corks.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:38
2. District of Columbia
5. The holy grail
7. Nine
10. Eldorado
14. On your sleeve
15. Wizard of Oz
18. Jupiter
20. Edinburgh
21. Black pudding
24. Joey
25. I got you babe.

bbq 1 My camp
2. Hamburgh
3. Deutschmark
4. Rhine
5. Angela Merkel

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:39
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne, well done tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:41
Weatherwax like me you haven't read question 1 properly
properly
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:42
@marieM wrote:2. District of Columbia
5. The holy grail
7. Nine
10. Eldorado
14. On your sleeve
15. Wizard of Oz
18. Jupiter
20. Edinburgh
21. Black pudding
24. Joey
25. I got you babe.

bbq 1 My camp
       2. Hamburgh
       3. Deutschmark
       4. Rhine
       5. Angela Merkel

Evening Marie.

A most excellent 14 correct, well done you.


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:46
@weatherwax wrote:1. Wayne Fontana and The Mindbenders
2. District of Columbia
3. Jean Alexander
4. Cameron Diaz
5. Holy Grail
6. A Vegetable, Something like a cross between a cabbage and a lettuce.
7. 9
8. Motormouse is poorly sick, so he's at home, and he says its....Dacia
9.
10. Eldorado
11. Gilbert and Sullivan
12. Digital Video Disc
13. Harper Lee
14. On Your Sleeve
15. Dorothy's pet in The Wizard Of Oz
16. Sorry
17. France...The Marseilles
18. Jupiter
19. Edward Elgar
20. Edinburgh
21. Black Pudding
22. Strait of Gibraltar
23. Hillary Mantel
24. Joey
25. I Got You Babe.......Sonny and Cher

Bonus Questions.
1. My Fight
2. Hamburg
3. Deutschemark
4. The Danube
5. Angela Merkel ????

Stinker:= Department of Administrative affairs
Tricky:= The O2 Arena

Evening WW.

A brilliant 29 correct, very well done.

Many apologies, I marked you out of turn.

A lot of posts were done close together and I got a little flustered.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-2-18

on Fri Feb 16 2018, 20:58
Its quite all right Rmj, as long as we all get marked it doesn't really matter what order its done in.  Very Happy Very Happy
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