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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 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 belter of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

1) Who had a 1966 UK hit with ‘Wild Thing’?

2) Geography, Kiev is the capital of which country?

3) TV, running from 1994 to 2004, who played Joey in the US sitcom 'Friends'?, an clew, he now does ‘Top Gear’.

4) Film, who played the title roll in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’?

5) Named after a famous film star, what is another name for a life jacket?

6) Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe?

7) Science, In terms of a PC, what does CPU stand for?

8 ) What family owned sports car manufacturer based in Malvern Link Worcestershire, makes hand built bespoke cars including the Plus 4 model?

9) Sport, what name was given to the fight between Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier at the Philippines Coliseum, Cabao, Quezon City, Philippines on October 1st 1975?

10) History, what is the name of the cloth, believed to be the winding sheet that Christ’s body was wrapped in, which is housed in the Royal Chapel of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Northern Italy?

11) From what 1971 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’ come?

12) What does the musical term 'Pianissimo' mean?

13) Literature, which author coined the phrase ‘Big Brother is watching you’??

14) According to Matthew 27 in the Bible what prisoner was released by Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus?

15) Film, who played the title roll in the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?

16) TV, running from 1970 to 1982, in which British comedy series did a giant cat terrorise London?

17) Which Beatles album featured a zebra crossing on its cover?

18) Science, what is the main gas by percentage of the air we breathe?

19) Classical music, famously used on the Hamlet Cigar adverts, who composed the music known as 'The Air on a G String'?

20) History, who was the first President of The United States of America?

21) Food and drink, from which country does the famous Emmental Cheese come?

22) Geography, what country has the second largest population in the world?

23) Literature, who wrote the James Bond novels ‘On Her Majesty's Secret Service’, ‘Dr No’ and ‘Thunderball’, among others?

24) What was the nationality of Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole?

25) ♪♫It is the evening of the day
I sit and watch the children play
Smiling faces I can see
But not for me
I sit and watch
..........................♪♫

What 1964 Jagger / Richards composition are those the opening lines to,
And who sang it?

WHO WERE BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Who were Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid?

BQ2) Who were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson?

BQ3) Who were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden?

BQ4) From a novel published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869, who were the March Sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy?

BQ5) From a 1960 film Western, who were Chico, Chris Adams, Vin Tanner, Harry Luck, Bernardo O'Reilly, Britt and Lee?, an clew, count the number of names.

STINKER) Which British pop group is best known for scoring zero points at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest in Latvia ?

TRICKY) Literature, in the 'Adrian Mole Diaries' by Sue Townsend, what is the name of his girlfriend?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:15
1. Shaking Stevens
5. Mae West
6. Blue
9. Rumble in the Jungle
10. Shroud
12. Quick
14. Barabus
15. Sir Humphrey
17. Penny Lane
18. Oxygen
20. George Washington
21. Holland
22. India
23. Ian Fleming
24. Norwegian


bbq 1 Abba
2. Supremes
3, Goodies
5, Magnificent 7
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:17
@marieM wrote:1. Shaking Stevens
5. Mae West
6. Blue
9. Rumble in the Jungle
10. Shroud
12. Quick
14. Barabus
15. Sir Humphrey
17. Penny Lane
18. Oxygen
20. George Washington
21. Holland
22. India
23. Ian Fleming
24. Norwegian


bbq 1 Abba
        2. Supremes    
        3, Goodies
        5, Magnificent 7

Evening Marie.

A very creditable 11 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:21
1 The troggs
2 The Ukraine
4 Julia Roberts
5 Mae West
6 Green
9 Rumble in the jungle ?
10 The shroud of Turin
11 Jesus Christ Superstat
12 Softly
13 George Orwell
17 Abbey Rd
19 Bach
20 George Washington
21 Switzerland
22 China
24 Sweden

Bq1 Abba
2 The Supremes
3 The Goodies
4 Little Women
5 The Magnificent Seven
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:25
@maureen wrote:1 The troggs
2 The Ukraine
4 Julia Roberts
5 Mae West
6 Green
9 Rumble in the jungle ?
10 The shroud of Turin
11 Jesus Christ Superstat
12 Softly
13 George Orwell
17 Abbey Rd
19 Bach
20 George Washington
21 Switzerland
22 China
24 Sweden

Bq1 Abba
    2 The Supremes
    3 The Goodies
    4 Little Women
    5 The Magnificent Seven

Evening Mo.

A really excellent 19 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:27
Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) 
3) Matt le blanc
4) Julia Roberts
5) Mae West 
6) Black
7) 
8 )
9) 
10) shroud of Turin 
11) Jesus Christ superstar
12) going quieter
13) George Orwell 
14) Barabus
15) Nigel Hawthorne 
16) Goodies
17) abbey road
18) nitrogen
19) 
20) George Washington  
21) holland 
22) India 
23) Ian Fleming 
24) Norwegian

BQ1) Abba
BQ2) three degrees
BQ3) the goodies
BQ4) little Women 
BQ5) the magnificent seven
TRICKY) profoundly in love with ... Pandora
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:27
@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 belter of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

1)  Who had a 1966 UK hit with ‘Wild Thing’? The Troggs?

2)  Geography,   Kiev is the capital of which country? Ukraine

3)  TV, running from 1994 to 2004, who played Joey in the US sitcom 'Friends'?, an clew, he now does ‘Top Gear’. Matt le blanc

4)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’? Julia Roberts

5)  Named after a famous film star, what is another name for a life jacket? Life vest? Mae West?

6)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? Green

7)  Science, In terms of a PC, what does CPU stand for? Central processing unit

8 )  What family owned sports car manufacturer based in Malvern Link Worcestershire, makes hand built bespoke cars including the Plus 4 model? Caterham?

9)  Sport, what name was given to the fight between Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier at the Philippines Coliseum, Cabao, Quezon City, Philippines on October 1st 1975? The thriller in Manila?

10)  History, what is the name of the cloth, believed to be the winding sheet that Christ’s body was wrapped in, which is housed in the Royal Chapel of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Northern Italy? The shroud of Turin

11)  From what 1971 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’ come? Evita?

12)  What does the musical term 'Pianissimo' mean? Going up and down the keys?

13)  Literature, which author coined the phrase ‘Big Brother is watching you’?? George Orwell’s 1984?

14)  According to Matthew 27 in the Bible what prisoner was released by Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus? John the Baptist?

15)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? Geoffrey Hawthorne? Or something similar

16)  TV, running from 1970 to 1982, in which British comedy series did a giant cat terrorise London? The two Ronnies?

17)  Which Beatles album featured a zebra crossing on its cover? Abbey road

18)  Science, what is the main gas by percentage of the air we breathe? Nitrogen?

19)  Classical music, famously used on the Hamlet Cigar adverts, who composed the music known as 'The Air on a G String'? No idea

20)  History, who was the first President of The United States of America? George Washington?

21)  Food and drink, from which country does the famous Emmental Cheese come? Netherlands

22)  Geography, what country has the second largest population in the world? India?

23)  Literature, who wrote the James Bond novels ‘On Her Majesty's Secret Service’, ‘Dr No’ and ‘Thunderball’, among others? Ian Fleming

24)  What was the nationality of Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole? Norwegian?

25)  ♪♫It is the evening of the day
            I sit and watch the children play
            Smiling faces I can see
            But not for me
            I sit and watch
       ..........................♪♫

What 1964 Jagger / Richards composition are those the opening lines to,
And who sang it? Not a clue

WHO WERE BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who were Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid? ABBA

BQ2)  Who were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson? The supremes

BQ3)  Who were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden? The goodies

BQ4)  From a novel published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869, who were the March Sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy? Little women

BQ5)  From a 1960 film Western, who were Chico, Chris Adams, Vin Tanner, Harry Luck, Bernardo O'Reilly, Britt and Lee?, an clew, count the number of names. The magnificent seven

STINKER)  Which British pop group is best known for scoring zero points at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest in Latvia ? Blue?

TRICKY)  Literature, in the 'Adrian Mole Diaries' by Sue Townsend, what is the name of his girlfriend? Pandora
some very tough questions. A poor showing from us tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:28
Thank you for another belter Ray..you're a cracker.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:30
2) Ukraine
3) Matt LeBlanc
4) Julia Roberts
6) Green
7) Central Processing Unit
10) Shroud of Turin
11) Jesus Christ - Superstar
13) George Orwell
14) Barabbas
16) The Goodies
18) Nitrogen
19) Bach?
20) George Washington
21) Switzerland
22) India?
23) Ian Fleming
24) Norwegian

BQ1) ABBA
BQ2) The Supremes
BQ3) The Goodies
BQ5) The Magnificent Seven

Stinker - Jemini?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:31
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) 
3) Matt le blanc
4) Julia Roberts
5) Mae West 
6) Black
7) 
8 )
9) 
10) shroud of Turin 
11) Jesus Christ superstar
12) going quieter
13) George Orwell 
14) Barabus
15) Nigel Hawthorne 
16) Goodies
17) abbey road
18) nitrogen
19) 
20) George Washington  
21) holland 
22) India 
23) Ian Fleming 
24) Norwegian

BQ1) Abba
BQ2) three degrees
BQ3) the goodies
BQ4) little Women 
BQ5) the magnificent seven
TRICKY) profoundly in love with ... Pandora

Evening Jo Anne.

A most excellent 21 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:34
@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 belter of a quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

1)  Who had a 1966 UK hit with ‘Wild Thing’? The Troggs?

2)  Geography,   Kiev is the capital of which country? Ukraine

3)  TV, running from 1994 to 2004, who played Joey in the US sitcom 'Friends'?, an clew, he now does ‘Top Gear’. Matt le blanc

4)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’? Julia Roberts

5)  Named after a famous film star, what is another name for a life jacket? Life vest? Mae West?

6)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? Green

7)  Science, In terms of a PC, what does CPU stand for? Central processing unit

8 )  What family owned sports car manufacturer based in Malvern Link Worcestershire, makes hand built bespoke cars including the Plus 4 model? Caterham?

9)  Sport, what name was given to the fight between Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier at the Philippines Coliseum, Cabao, Quezon City, Philippines on October 1st 1975? The thriller in Manila?

10)  History, what is the name of the cloth, believed to be the winding sheet that Christ’s body was wrapped in, which is housed in the Royal Chapel of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Northern Italy? The shroud of Turin

11)  From what 1971 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’ come? Evita?

12)  What does the musical term 'Pianissimo' mean? Going up and down the keys?

13)  Literature, which author coined the phrase ‘Big Brother is watching you’?? George Orwell’s 1984?

14)  According to Matthew 27 in the Bible what prisoner was released by Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus? John the Baptist?

15)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? Geoffrey Hawthorne? Or something similar

16)  TV, running from 1970 to 1982, in which British comedy series did a giant cat terrorise London? The two Ronnies?

17)  Which Beatles album featured a zebra crossing on its cover? Abbey road

18)  Science, what is the main gas by percentage of the air we breathe? Nitrogen?

19)  Classical music, famously used on the Hamlet Cigar adverts, who composed the music known as 'The Air on a G String'? No idea

20)  History, who was the first President of The United States of America? George Washington?

21)  Food and drink, from which country does the famous Emmental Cheese come? Netherlands

22)  Geography, what country has the second largest population in the world? India?

23)  Literature, who wrote the James Bond novels ‘On Her Majesty's Secret Service’, ‘Dr No’ and ‘Thunderball’, among others? Ian Fleming

24)  What was the nationality of Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole? Norwegian?

25)  ♪♫It is the evening of the day
            I sit and watch the children play
            Smiling faces I can see
            But not for me
            I sit and watch
       ..........................♪♫

What 1964 Jagger / Richards composition are those the opening lines to,
And who sang it? Not a clue

WHO WERE BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who were Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid? ABBA

BQ2)  Who were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson? The supremes

BQ3)  Who were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden? The goodies

BQ4)  From a novel published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869, who were the March Sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy? Little women

BQ5)  From a 1960 film Western, who were Chico, Chris Adams, Vin Tanner, Harry Luck, Bernardo O'Reilly, Britt and Lee?, an clew, count the number of names. The magnificent seven

STINKER)  Which British pop group is best known for scoring zero points at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest in Latvia ? Blue?

TRICKY)  Literature, in the 'Adrian Mole Diaries' by Sue Townsend, what is the name of his girlfriend? Pandora
some very tough questions. A poor showing from us tonight.

LL, you have 22 correct, I don't think that is a poor showing,

very well done indeed.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:35
Sorry! Miles away replying to Tonker.

1. The Troggs
2. Ukraine
3. Matt Le Blanc
4. Julia Roberts with Richard Gere
5. Mae West
6. Green
7. Central Processing Unit
8.
9. Rumble in The Jungle ????
10. The Turin Shroud
11. Jesus Christ Superstar
12. Softly??
13. George Orwell
14. Barrabas  (Spellage Embarassed )
15. Nigel Hawthorn
16. The Goodies  (And it was a Kitten Laughing )
17. Abbey Road
18. Nitrogen... About 78%
19. Bach
20. George Washington
21. Switzerland
22. India
23. Ian Flemming
24. Norwegian
25. As Tears Go By.........By Marianne Faithfull

Bonus Questions.
1. ABBA
2. The Supremes
3. The Goodies
4. Little Women
5. The Magnificent Seven

Stinker:= Jemini
Tricky:= Pandora Braithwaite
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:35
@maureen wrote:Thank you for another belter Ray..you're a cracker.

Thanks ever so Our Mo.

Very well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:37
@AWP1983 wrote:2) Ukraine
3) Matt LeBlanc
4) Julia Roberts
6) Green
7) Central Processing Unit
10) Shroud of Turin
11) Jesus Christ - Superstar
13) George Orwell
14) Barabbas
16) The Goodies
18) Nitrogen
19) Bach?
20) George Washington
21) Switzerland
22) India?
23) Ian Fleming
24) Norwegian

BQ1) ABBA
BQ2) The Supremes
BQ3) The Goodies
BQ5) The Magnificent Seven

Stinker - Jemini?

A most solid bit of quizzing AWP, 22 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:38
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:40
@weatherwax wrote:Sorry! Miles away replying to Tonker.

1. The Troggs
2. Ukraine
3. Matt Le Blanc
4. Julia Roberts with Richard Gere
5. Mae West
6. Green
7. Central Processing Unit
8.
9. Rumble in The Jungle ????
10. The Turin Shroud
11. Jesus Christ Superstar
12. Softly??
13. George Orwell
14. Barrabas  (Spellage Embarassed )
15. Nigel Hawthorn
16. The Goodies  (And it was a Kitten Laughing )
17. Abbey Road
18. Nitrogen... About 78%
19. Bach
20. George Washington
21. Switzerland
22. India
23. Ian Flemming
24. Norwegian
25. As Tears Go By.........By Marianne Faithfull

Bonus Questions.
1. ABBA
2. The Supremes
3. The Goodies
4. Little Women
5. The Magnificent Seven

Stinker:= Jemini
Tricky:= Pandora Braithwaite

WW, totally brilliant as ever, 30 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:42
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Thank you Jo Anne, glad you enjoyed.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 20:58
Thanks for another Belter RMJ,                 
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 21:00
Thank you very much WW.

Only 'cars' and 'sport' between you and a clean sweep yet again.

Brilliant quizzing from you.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 21:05
Thank you Ray
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 21:08
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray

You're very welcome AWP.

Very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 22:59


1)  Who had a 1966 UK hit with ‘Wild Thing’? Troggs

2)  Geography,   Kiev is the capital of which country? Georgia

3)  TV, running from 1994 to 2004, who played Joey in the US sitcom 'Friends'?, an clew, he now does ‘Top Gear’. Matt Le Blank

4)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’? Julia Roberts

5)  Named after a famous film star, what is another name for a life jacket? Mae West

6)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe? Green

7)  Science, In terms of a PC, what does CPU stand for? Central Processing Unit

8 )  What family owned sports car manufacturer based in Malvern Link Worcestershire, makes hand built bespoke cars including the Plus 4 model? Morgan

9)  Sport, what name was given to the fight between Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier at the Philippines Coliseum, Cabao, Quezon City, Philippines on October 1st 1975? Thriller in Manilla

10)  History, what is the name of the cloth, believed to be the winding sheet that Christ’s body was wrapped in, which is housed in the Royal Chapel of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Northern Italy? Turin Shroud

11)  From what 1971 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’ come? Phantom Of The Opera

12)  What does the musical term 'Pianissimo' mean? slowly

13)  Literature, which author coined the phrase ‘Big Brother is watching you’?? G. Orwell

14)  According to Matthew 27 in the Bible what prisoner was released by Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus? Barabas

15)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’? AAAGGHHHHH!!!!!

16)  TV, running from 1970 to 1982, in which British comedy series did a giant cat terrorise London? Goodies 'Kitten Kong'

17)  Which Beatles album featured a zebra crossing on its cover? Abbey Road

18)  Science, what is the main gas by percentage of the air we breathe? Nitrogen

19)  Classical music, famously used on the Hamlet Cigar adverts, who composed the music known as 'The Air on a G String'? Mozart

20)  History, who was the first President of The United States of America? Gorge Washington

21)  Food and drink, from which country does the famous Emmental Cheese come? Switzerland

22)  Geography, what country has the second largest population in the world? USA

23)  Literature, who wrote the James Bond novels ‘On Her Majesty's Secret Service’, ‘Dr No’ and ‘Thunderball’, among others? In Flemming

24)  What was the nationality of Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole? Danish

25)  ♪♫It is the evening of the day
            I sit and watch the children play
            Smiling faces I can see
            But not for me
            I sit and watch
       ..........................♪♫

What 1964 Jagger / Richards composition are those the opening lines to,
And who sang it? As Time goes by. Marianne Faithful

WHO WERE BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who were Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid? Abba

BQ2)  Who were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson? Supremes

BQ3)  Who were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden? The Goodies

BQ4)  From a novel published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869, who were the March Sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy? Little Women

BQ5)  From a 1960 film Western, who were Chico, Chris Adams, Vin Tanner, Harry Luck, Bernardo O'Reilly, Britt and Lee?, an clew, count the number of names. Magnificent 7

STINKER)  Which British pop group is best known for scoring zero points at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest in Latvia ? Gem 'N I

TRICKY)  Literature, in the 'Adrian Mole Diaries' by Sue Townsend, what is the name of his girlfriend? Pandora
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Fri Mar 16 2018, 23:04
Quite chuffed with that. Much obliged as usual, Ray.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Sat Mar 17 2018, 02:55
1. The Troggs


2. Ukraine


3. ?


4. Julia Roberts


5. Mae West


6. Green


7. Computer Processing Unit


8. Morgan


9. Rumble in the Jungle


10. Damn!


11. Jesus Christ Superstar


12. Very softly


13. George Orwell


14. Barrabus


15. ?


16. The Goodies


17. Abbey Road


18. Nitrogen


19. Handel


20. George Washington


21. Switzerland (Anyone can make the holes but only the Swiss can make the cheese!)


22. India


23. Ian Fleming


24. Norwegian


25. ?


BQ1. ABBA


BQ2. The Supremes


BQ3. The Goodies


BQ4. ?


BQ5. Magnificent 7


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: ?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 16-3-18

on Sat Mar 17 2018, 09:18
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1966 UK hit with ‘Wild Thing’?  Troggs  

2)  Geography,   Kiev is the capital of which country?    Georgia

3)  TV, running from 1994 to 2004, who played Joey in the US sitcom 'Friends'?, an clew, he now does ‘Top Gear’.   Matt Le Blank  

4)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1990 film ‘Pretty Woman’?   Julia Roberts

5)  Named after a famous film star, what is another name for a life jacket?   Mae West

6)  Food and drink, what colour is the drink Absynthe?   Green

7)  Science, In terms of a PC, what does CPU stand for?    Central Processing Unit

8 )  What family owned sports car manufacturer based in Malvern Link Worcestershire, makes hand built bespoke cars including the Plus 4 model?   Morgan  

9)  Sport, what name was given to the fight between Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier at the Philippines Coliseum, Cabao, Quezon City, Philippines on October 1st 1975?   Thriller in Manilla  

10)  History, what is the name of the cloth, believed to be the winding sheet that Christ’s body was wrapped in, which is housed in the Royal Chapel of the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist in Northern Italy?  Turin Shroud  

11)  From what 1971 Andrew Lloyd Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘I Don’t Know How to Love Him’ come?   Phantom Of The  Opera

12)  What does the musical term 'Pianissimo' mean?   slowly

13)  Literature, which author coined the phrase ‘Big Brother is watching you’??   G. Orwell  

14)  According to Matthew 27 in the Bible what prisoner was released by Pontius Pilate instead of Jesus?  Barabas    

15)  Film, who played the title roll in the 1995 film ‘The Madness of King George’?  AAAGGHHHHH!!!!!

16)  TV, running from 1970 to 1982, in which British comedy series did a giant cat terrorise London?  Goodies 'Kitten Kong'  

17)  Which Beatles album featured a zebra crossing on its cover?   Abbey Road  

18)  Science, what is the main gas by percentage of the air we breathe?  Nitrogen

19)  Classical music, famously used on the Hamlet Cigar adverts, who composed the music known as 'The Air on a G String'?   Mozart

20)  History, who was the first President of The United States of America?   Gorge Washington

21)  Food and drink, from which country does the famous Emmental Cheese come?  Switzerland

22)  Geography, what country has the second largest population in the world?    USA

23)  Literature, who wrote the James Bond novels ‘On Her Majesty's Secret Service’, ‘Dr No’ and ‘Thunderball’, among others?   In Flemming  

24)  What was the nationality of Roald Amundsen, the leader of the first expedition to reach the South Pole?   Danish

25)  ♪♫It is the evening of the day
            I sit and watch the children play
            Smiling faces I can see
            But not for me
            I sit and watch
       ..........................♪♫

What 1964 Jagger / Richards composition are those the opening lines to,
And who sang it?    As Time goes by.    Marianne Faithful    

WHO WERE BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Who were Benny, Bjorn, Agnetha and Anni-Frid?   Abba

BQ2)  Who were Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson?   Supremes

BQ3)  Who were Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Graeme Garden?   The Goodies

BQ4)  From a novel published in two volumes in 1868 and 1869, who were the March Sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy?   Little Women

BQ5)  From a 1960 film Western, who were Chico, Chris Adams, Vin Tanner, Harry Luck, Bernardo O'Reilly, Britt and Lee?, an clew, count the number of names.  Magnificent 7

STINKER)  Which British pop group is best known for scoring zero points at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest in Latvia ?   Gem 'N I     spellage  LOL

TRICKY)  Literature, in the 'Adrian Mole Diaries' by Sue Townsend, what is the name of his girlfriend? Pandora

A really good solid bit of quizzing Mester Corks, well done.
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