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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:00 pm
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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

1)  Which group had a 1966 hit with ‘Good Vibrations’?

2)  Geography, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata are major cities in which country?

3)  TV, who starred as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in the TV series ‘Downton Abbey’?

4)  Film, which two actors play the lead roles in 1993 the film ‘Sleepless in Seattle ’?

5)  What ‘F’ word is someone who shoes horses?

6)  Food and drink, what is ‘Chorizo’?

7)  Science, what is the name for the mesh tube that is used to treat blocked or narrow arteries?

8 )  What luxury car manufacturer has a badge showing a black prancing horse on a yellow background?

9)  Sport, which Championship Football Club’s home ground is Elland Road ?

10)  History, which two of Henry VIII’s wives were executed?

11)  From what 1968 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Time Rice musical does the song ‘’Any Dream Will Do’ come?

12)  Film, which silent movie film star created “The Little Tramp” character?

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?

14)  What does this mathematical symbol stand for ?

15)  Film, Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman play husband and wife in which 1979 film which centres around their divorce?

16)  TV, in which Australian city is the TV soap opera `Neighbours` set?

17)  A cover version of which Elvis song gave the Pet Shop Boys a number one hit in 1987?

18)  Science, what is the only metal that is a liquid at room temperature?

19)  Classical music, composed in 1892, who wrote the music for the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’?

20)  History, what is the name of the embroidered cloth measuring 70 metres long x 50 centimetres wide that shows the invasion of England and the Battle of Hastings in the year 1066?

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the German dish ‘Sauerkraut’?

22)  Geography, in what country is the Great Pyramid of Giza found?

23)  Literature, what fictional detective retired to become a beekeeper?

24)  Who was the first cosmonaut to orbit The Earth in his Spacecraft Vostok 1?

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
            I only know I never want to let you go
            'Cause you've started something
             Oh, can't you see?
            That ever since we met
            You've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true
…………………………………………..♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?

TV ADS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which sweet treat was advertised as 'Full of Eastern Promise'?

BQ2)  Which energy drink 'Gives You Wings'?

BQ3)  Which fast food chain uses the slogan 'Finger Lickin' Good'?

BQ4)  Which cosmetic brand says 'Because You’re Worth It'?

BQ5)  Which DIY product says  'It Does Exactly What it Says on the Tin'?

STINKER)  Literature, in the novel ‘Dracular’ by Bram Stoker, at which port does the ship bringing Dracula to England land?  

TRICKY)  TV, what comedy was set at 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam?


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:08 pm
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you again for such an amazing quiz Ray, really good questions tonight

Thanks a lot AWP.

You played a blinder tonight, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:24 pm
Thanks for another cracker RMJ, but I can't have 32, as I remember missing one. I think it was 17. Embarassed scratch
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 9:52 pm
@weatherwax wrote:Thanks for another cracker RMJ, but I can't have 32, as I remember missing one. I think it was 17. Embarassed scratch

CheersWW.

Yes, I did mismark, thanks for the 'heads up', I'm a silly old twonk LOL Embarassed Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:50 pm
Many thanks, great quiz RMJ.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:48 pm


1)  Which group had a 1966 hit with ‘Good Vibrations’? Beach Boys

2)  Geography, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata are major cities in which country? India

3)  TV, who starred as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in the TV series ‘Downton Abbey’? Larry Grayson

4)  Film, which two actors play the lead roles in 1993 the film ‘Sleepless in Seattle ’? Meg Ryan & ?

5)  What ‘F’ word is someone who shoes horses? Farrier.

6)  Food and drink, what is ‘Chorizo’? A big cabbage with sparkly leaves what smell of wee.

7)  Science, what is the name for the mesh tube that is used to treat blocked or narrow arteries? Stent

8 )  What luxury car manufacturer has a badge showing a black prancing horse on a yellow background? Ferari

9)  Sport, which Championship Football Club’s home ground is Elland Road ? Leeds Utd

10)  History, which two of Henry VIII’s wives were executed? Anne of Cleeves & Catherine Parr

11)  From what 1968 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Time Rice musical does the song ‘’Any Dream Will Do’ come? Joseph and his [s]knackered knees[/s] technicolour dreamcoat.

12)  Film, which silent movie film star created “The Little Tramp” character? C Chaplin

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’? Daphne Du Marier

14)  What does this mathematical symbol stand for ? Infinity

15)  Film, Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman play husband and wife in which 1979 film which centres around their divorce? Kramer Vs Kramer

16)  TV, in which Australian city is the TV soap opera `Neighbours` set? Melbourne

17)  A cover version of which Elvis song gave the Pet Shop Boys a number one hit in 1987? Always on my mind.

18)  Science, what is the only metal that is a liquid at room temperature? Mercury

19)  Classical music, composed in 1892, who wrote the music for the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’? Tchaikovski

20)  History, what is the name of the embroidered cloth measuring 70 metres long x 50 centimetres wide that shows the invasion of England and the Battle of Hastings in the year 1066? Bayeux Tapestry

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the German dish ‘Sauerkraut’? Cabbage

22)  Geography, in what country is the Great Pyramid of Giza found? Egypt

23)  Literature, what fictional detective retired to become a beekeeper? Poirot

24)  Who was the first cosmonaut to orbit The Earth in his Spacecraft Vostok 1? Uri Gagarin

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
            I only know I never want to let you go
            'Cause you've started something
             Oh, can't you see?
            That ever since we met
            You've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true
…………………………………………..♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? I only Wanna be with you

TV ADS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which sweet treat was advertised as 'Full of Eastern Promise'? Turkish Delight

BQ2)  Which energy drink 'Gives You Wings'? Red Bull

BQ3)  Which fast food chain uses the slogan 'Finger Lickin' Good'? Kentucky Fried Chicken

BQ4)  Which cosmetic brand says 'Because You’re Worth It'? L'oreal

BQ5)  Which DIY product says  'It Does Exactly What it Says on the Tin'? Ronseal

STINKER)  Literature, in the novel ‘Dracular’ by Bram Stoker, at which port does the ship bringing Dracula to England land?   Whitby

TRICKY)  TV, what comedy was set at 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam? Hancock's Half Hour
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Fri Mar 09, 2018 11:58 pm
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Which group had a 1966 hit with ‘Good Vibrations’?   Beach Boys  

2)  Geography, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata are major cities in which country?   India

3)  TV, who starred as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in the TV series ‘Downton Abbey’?  Larry Grayson

4)  Film, which two actors play the lead roles in 1993 the film ‘Sleepless in Seattle ’?  Meg Ryan & ?
half a point^^^
5)  What ‘F’ word is someone who shoes horses?  Farrier.

6)  Food and drink, what is ‘Chorizo’?   A big cabbage with sparkly leaves what smell of wee. Laughing

7)  Science, what is the name for the mesh tube that is used to treat blocked or narrow arteries?  Stent:Tick:  

8 )  What luxury car manufacturer has a badge showing a black prancing horse on a yellow background?   Ferari

9)  Sport, which Championship Football Club’s home ground is Elland Road ?  Leeds Utd  

10)  History, which two of Henry VIII’s wives were executed?  Anne of Cleeves & Catherine Parr   Embarassed

11)  From what 1968 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Time Rice musical does the song ‘’Any Dream Will Do’ come? Joseph and his [s]knackered knees[/s] technicolour dreamcoat.

12)  Film, which silent movie film star created “The Little Tramp” character?  C Chaplin

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?  Daphne Du Marier

14)  What does this mathematical symbol stand for ?   Infinity

15)  Film, Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman play husband and wife in which 1979 film which centres around their divorce?   Kramer Vs Kramer

16)  TV, in which Australian city is the TV soap opera `Neighbours` set?  Melbourne

17)  A cover version of which Elvis song gave the Pet Shop Boys a number one hit in 1987?  Always on my mind.

18)  Science, what is the only metal that is a liquid at room temperature?  Mercury

19)  Classical music, composed in 1892, who wrote the music for the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’?  Tchaikovski  

20)  History, what is the name of the embroidered cloth measuring 70 metres long x 50 centimetres wide that shows the invasion of England and the Battle of Hastings in the year 1066?  Bayeux Tapestry  

21)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the German dish ‘Sauerkraut’?  Cabbage  

22)  Geography, in what country is the Great Pyramid of Giza found?  Egypt  

23)  Literature, what fictional detective retired to become a beekeeper?   Poirot

24)  Who was the first cosmonaut to orbit The Earth in his Spacecraft Vostok 1?  Uri Gagarin  

25)  ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
            I only know I never want to let you go
            'Cause you've started something
             Oh, can't you see?
            That ever since we met
            You've had a hold on me
            It happens to be true
…………………………………………..♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?   I only Wanna be with you  

TV ADS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which sweet treat was advertised as 'Full of Eastern Promise'?  Turkish Delight

BQ2)  Which energy drink 'Gives You Wings'?  Red Bull

BQ3)  Which fast food chain uses the slogan 'Finger Lickin' Good'?  Kentucky Fried Chicken

BQ4)  Which cosmetic brand says 'Because You’re Worth It'? L'oreal

BQ5)  Which DIY product says  'It Does Exactly What it Says on the Tin'?  Ronseal

STINKER)  Literature, in the novel ‘Dracular’ by Bram Stoker, at which port does the ship bringing Dracula to England land?    Whitby  

TRICKY)  TV, what comedy was set at 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam?   Hancock's Half  
Hour

A really excellent bit of quizzing Mester Corky, very well done.


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:01 am
I'll hold the answers back till tomorrow, someone

hasn't been on yet, no names no pack drill Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:03 am
@Admin wrote:Many thanks, great quiz RMJ.  

Thank you Mrs A, it went very well toonite.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 3:19 am
Love trivia and historical facts
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 7:04 am
1. Beach Boys


2. Kenya


3. ?


4. ?


5. Farrier/Blacksmith


6. Wine


7. Stent


8. Lotus


9. Leeds Utd.


10. Anne Boleyn/Ann of Cleves


11. Jesus Christ Superstar


12. Buster Keaton


13. Daphne du Maurier


14. Infinity


15. ?


16. Melbourne


17. The Wonder of You


18. Mercury


19. Tchaikovsky


20. Bayeux Tapestry


21. Cabbage


22. Egypt


23. Sherlock Holmes


24. Yuri Gagarin


25. I Only Want to be With You - Dusty Springfield


BQ1. Turkish Delight


BQ2. Red Bull


BQ3. KFC


BQ4. L'Oreal


BQ5. Ronseal


STINKER: Whitby


TRICKY: Hancock's Half Hour.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:11 am
Thanks Ray for another belter. I didn't do so good but I enjoyed it and enjoyed seeing everyone elses posts.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:53 pm
@madamehmurray wrote:Love trivia and historical facts

Thank you Erin, maybe you can join in, sorry if the questions are mainly English based.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:55 pm
@marieM wrote:Thanks Ray for another belter.  I didn't do so good but I enjoyed it and enjoyed seeing everyone elses  posts.


Thank you Marie.

Very well done last night.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:59 pm
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Beach Boys


2. Kenya


3. ?


4. ?


5. Farrier /Blacksmith


6. Wine


7. Stent


8. Lotus


9. Leeds Utd.


10. Anne Boleyn /Ann of Cleves half a tick


11. Jesus Christ Superstar


12.  Buster  Keaton


13. Daphne du Maurier


14. Infinity


15. ?


16. Melbourne


17. The Wonder of You


18. Mercury


19. Tchaikovsky


20. Bayeux Tapestry


21. Cabbage


22. Egypt


23. Sherlock Holmes


24. Yuri Gagarin


25. I Only Want to be With You - Dusty Springfield


BQ1. Turkish Delight


BQ2. Red Bull


BQ3. KFC


BQ4. L'Oreal


BQ5. Ronseal


STINKER: Whitby


TRICKY: Hancock's Half Hour.


An excellent effort mon ami, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 4:23 pm
A little late with profuse apologies, here are the answers.

Very well played last night (and this morning LOL Laughing ) everybody.



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 9-3-18

1) Which group had a 1966 hit with ‘Good Vibrations’?
The Beach Boys

2) Geography, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata are major cities in which country?
India

3) TV, who starred as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham in the TV series ‘Downton Abbey’?
Dame Maggie Smith

4) Film, which two actors play the lead roles in 1993 the film ‘Sleepless in Seattle ’?
Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan

5) What ‘F’ word is someone who shoes horses?
Farrier
6) Food and drink, what is ‘Chorizo’?
Spanish sausage

7) Science, what is the name for the mesh tube that is used to treat blocked or narrow arteries? Stent

8 ) What luxury car manufacturer has a badge showing a black prancing horse on a yellow background?
Ferrari

9) Sport, which Championship Football Club’s home ground is Elland Road ?
Leeds United

10) History, which two of Henry VIII’s wives were executed?
Anne Boleyn and Catherine Howard

11) From what 1968 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Time Rice musical does the song ‘’Any Dream Will Do’ come?
Joseph and his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

12) Film, which silent movie film star created “The Little Tramp” character?
Charlie Chaplin

13) Literature, who wrote the 1936 novel ‘Jamaica Inn’?
Daphne du Maurier

14) What does this mathematical symbol stand for ∞ ?
Infinity

15) Film, Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman play husband and wife in which 1979 film which centres around their divorce?
Kramer vs Kramer

16) TV, in which Australian city is the TV soap opera `Neighbours` set? Melbourne

17) A cover version of which Elvis song gave the Pet Shop Boys a number one hit in 1987?
Always on My Mind

18) Science, what is the only metal that is a liquid at room temperature?
Mercury

19) Classical music, composed in 1892, who wrote the music for the ballet ‘The Nutcracker’?
Tchaikovsky

20) History, what is the name of the embroidered cloth measuring 70 metres long x 50 centimetres wide that shows the invasion of England and the Battle of Hastings in the year 1066?
Bayeaux Tapestry

21) Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the German dish ‘Sauerkraut’?
Cabbage.

22) Geography, in what country is the Great Pyramid of Giza found?
Egypt

23) Literature, what fictional detective retired to become a beekeeper?
Sherlock Holmes

24) Who was the first cosmonaut to orbit The Earth in his Spacecraft Vostok 1?
Yuri Gagarin

25) ♪♫ I don't know what it is that makes me love you so
I only know I never want to let you go
'Cause you've started something
Oh, can't you see?
That ever since we met
You've had a hold on me
It happens to be true
…………………………………………..♪♫


What song are those the opening lines to?
I only want to be with you

TV ADS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which sweet treat was advertised as 'Full of Eastern Promise'?
Fry's Turkish Delight

BQ2) Which energy drink 'Gives You Wings'?
Red Bull

BQ3) Which fast food chain uses the slogan 'Finger Lickin' Good'?
KFC

BQ4) Which cosmetic brand says 'Because You’re Worth It'?
L’Oreal

BQ5) Which DIY product says 'It Does Exactly What it Says on the Tin'?
Ronseal

STINKER) Literature, in the novel ‘Dracular’ by Bram Stoker, at which port does the ship bringing Dracula to England land?
Whitby

TRICKY) TV, what comedy was set at 23 Railway Cuttings, East Cheam? Hancock's Half Hour

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 6:01 pm
SIR, SIR Why has Corky got a tick for Question 6, and 1/2 tick for Question 10 ?????????
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 6:21 pm
I did mention earlier that I was a silly old twonk Embarassed Laughing

It was over zealous speed marking what done it Laughing

Thanks for the heads up WW.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 9-3-18

on Sat Mar 10, 2018 9:20 pm
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