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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 4th 2018, 20:00
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A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely sunny evening tonight.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get your first drink in.
Let’s have a beltin’ brain work out.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

1)  "See Emily play", ‘Another brick in the wall’, and "Money", which group sang those songs?  

2)  Geography, Port Stanley is the capital of which British Overseas Territory ?

3)  TV, who created the character Stavros, the kebab shop owner?

4)  Film, who starred as Lawrence in the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia'?

5)  Which material has its quantity measured in quires, bales and reams?

6)  Food and drink, with which country do you associate the cheese dish ‘Fondue’?

7)  Science, the medical condition glaucoma affects which part of the body?

8 )  What car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Picanto’ model?

9)  Sport, in Rugby League, what did Warrington add to their name in 1996?

10)  History, The Irish Famine that took place between 1845 and 1849 was due to a failure of which crop?

11)  What musical features the songs 'Some Enchanted Evening' and 'There Is Nothing Like A Dame'?

12)  What does the term 'IQ' stand for, in relation to human knowledge?

13)  Literature, first published in 1847, with which classic novel would you associate
the character Catherine Earnshaw?

14)  In Music what term is used to denote a gradual increase in loudness in a piece of music?

15)  Film, which 1963 Alfred Hitchcock avian horror film takes place in the sleepy little coastal town
Bodega Bay, California?

16)  TV, which comedy sitcom featured the characters Terry Collier and Bob Ferris?
There are two possible answers.

17)  What was the title of the last Beatles' album, released in 1970?

18)  Science, what is the more common name for Nitrous Oxide?  

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1896 opera ‘La Boheme.?

20)  History, what did mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing succeed in doing
at Bletchley Park during WW2?

21)  Food and drink, which fruit has the alternative name of Chinese Gooseberry?

22)  Geography, Sacramento is the capital of which US State?

23)  Literature, in Charles Dicken's novel 'Oliver Twist', how is Jack Dawkins better known?

24)  Who betrayed Jesus to the Romans?

25)  ♪♫As I walk along
           I wonder what went wrong
           With our love, a love that was so strong
            And as I still walk on
            I think of the things we've done
            Together, a-while our hearts were young♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?

ART BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which English painter (1776-1837) created the scene of Flatford Mill famously known as The Hay Wain?

BQ2)  Where would you see Leonardo da Vinci’s famous ‘Mona Lisa’ painting?

BQ3)  What animal is the artist George Stubbs (1724-1896) best known for painting?

BQ4)  Which French sculptor created the famous sculptures ‘The Thinker’ and ‘The Kiss’?

BQ5) Which English conceptual artist became famous for his installations of animals preserved in formaldehyde?

STINKER)  What ‘P’ word refers to the 'restructuring' within the Communist Party
of the Soviet Union from 1980 to 1991?

TRICKY)  Which TV personality of yesteryear had his own his idiosyncratic brand of English,
and would use the phrase ‘deep joy in the fundamold’?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 00:31
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely sunny evening tonight.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get your first drink in.
Let’s have a beltin’ brain work out.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

1)  "See Emily play", ‘Another brick in the wall’, and "Money", which group sang those songs?  Pink floyd

2)  Geography, Port Stanley is the capital of which British Overseas Territory ? Falkland Islands

3)  TV, who created the character Stavros, the kebab shop owner? Harry Enfield

4)  Film, who starred as Lawrence in the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia'? Peter o toole?

5)  Which material has its quantity measured in quires, bales and reams? Paper?

6)  Food and drink, with which country do you associate the cheese dish ‘Fondue’? France?

7)  Science, the medical condition glaucoma affects which part of the body? Eyes

8 )  What car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Picanto’ model? Kia

9)  Sport, in Rugby League, what did Warrington add to their name in 1996? Wolves

10)  History, The Irish Famine that took place between 1845 and 1849 was due to a failure of which crop? Potato

11)  What musical features the songs 'Some Enchanted Evening' and 'There Is Nothing Like A Dame'?south Pacific?

12)  What does the term 'IQ' stand for, in relation to human knowledge? Intelligence quotient

13)  Literature, first published in 1847, with which classic novel would you associate
the character Catherine Earnshaw?

14)  In Music what term is used to denote a gradual increase in loudness in a piece of music? Fortissimo?

15)  Film, which 1963 Alfred Hitchcock avian horror film takes place in the sleepy little coastal town
Bodega Bay, California? The birds

16)  TV, which comedy sitcom featured the characters Terry Collier and Bob Ferris?
There are two possible answers. The likely lads?

17)  What was the title of the last Beatles' album, released in 1970? The white album?

18)  Science, what is the more common name for Nitrous Oxide?  Laughing gas

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1896 opera ‘La Boheme.? Verdi?

20)  History, what did mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing succeed in doing
at Bletchley Park during WW2? Cracked the enigma code

21)  Food and drink, which fruit has the alternative name of Chinese Gooseberry?

22)  Geography, Sacramento is the capital of which US State? California

23)  Literature, in Charles Dicken's novel 'Oliver Twist', how is Jack Dawkins better known? Artful dodger?

24)  Who betrayed Jesus to the Romans?

25)  ♪♫As I walk along
           I wonder what went wrong
           With our love, a love that was so strong
            And as I still walk on
            I think of the things we've done
            Together, a-while our hearts were young♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? You’ll never walk alone?

ART BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which English painter (1776-1837) created the scene of Flatford Mill famously known as The Hay Wain? Constable

BQ2)  Where would you see Leonardo da Vinci’s famous ‘Mona Lisa’ painting? The Louvre

BQ3)  What animal is the artist George Stubbs (1724-1896) best known for painting? Horses

BQ4)  Which French sculptor created the famous sculptures ‘The Thinker’ and ‘The Kiss’? Rodin

BQ5) Which English conceptual artist became famous for his installations of animals preserved in formaldehyde? Damian hirst

STINKER)  What ‘P’ word refers to the 'restructuring' within the Communist Party
of the Soviet Union from 1980 to 1991? Perastroyka

TRICKY)  Which TV personality of yesteryear had his own his idiosyncratic brand of English,
and would use the phrase ‘deep joy in the fundamold’? Ken food


Bit late to the party tonight and some complete guesses.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 08:15
1. Pink Floyd


2. Falkland Islands


3. Harry Enfield


4. Omar Sharif


5. Paper


6. France


7. The eye


8. Fiat


9. Wolverine


10. Potato


11. South Pacific


12. Intelligence Quotient


13. Wuthering Heights


14. Crescendo


15. The Birds


16. The Likely Lads/Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads?


17. Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band


18. Rust?


19. I'm sure I know this. Damn!


20. Cracking the Enigma code.


21. Grape?


22. California


23. Artful Dodger


24. Aaaarrrgggghhhh!!


25. Runaway


BQ1. Constable


BQ2. Louvre


BQ3. Racehorses


BQ4. Rodin


BQ5. ?


STINKER) Perestroika


TRICKY) Stanley Unwin
marieM
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 09:10
2. Falklands

5. Paper

6. France

7. Eye

9. Wolves

10. Potato

12. Intelligence Quotient

15. The Birds

16. The likely lads

24. Judas Iscariat

25. I'm walking in the rain


bbq2 The Louvre

3. Horses

4. Rodin

Stinker People
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raymyjamie
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 09:52
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
It’s a lovely sunny evening tonight.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get your first drink in.
Let’s have a beltin’ brain work out.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

1)  "See Emily play", ‘Another brick in the wall’, and "Money", which group sang those songs?  Pink floyd

2)  Geography, Port Stanley is the capital of which British Overseas Territory ? Falkland Islands

3)  TV, who created the character Stavros, the kebab shop owner? Harry Enfield

4)  Film, who starred as Lawrence in the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia'? Peter o toole?

5)  Which material has its quantity measured in quires, bales and reams? Paper?

6)  Food and drink, with which country do you associate the cheese dish ‘Fondue’? France?

7)  Science, the medical condition glaucoma affects which part of the body? Eyes

8 )  What car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Picanto’ model? Kia

9)  Sport, in Rugby League, what did Warrington add to their name in 1996? Wolves

10)  History, The Irish Famine that took place between 1845 and 1849 was due to a failure of which crop? Potato

11)  What musical features the songs 'Some Enchanted Evening' and 'There Is Nothing Like A Dame'?south Pacific?

12)  What does the term 'IQ' stand for, in relation to human knowledge? Intelligence quotient

13)  Literature, first published in 1847, with which classic novel would you associate
the character Catherine Earnshaw?

14)  In Music what term is used to denote a gradual increase in loudness in a piece of music? Fortissimo?

15)  Film, which 1963 Alfred Hitchcock avian horror film takes place in the sleepy little coastal town
Bodega Bay, California? The birds

16)  TV, which comedy sitcom featured the characters Terry Collier and Bob Ferris?
There are two possible answers. The likely lads?

17)  What was the title of the last Beatles' album, released in 1970? The white album?

18)  Science, what is the more common name for Nitrous Oxide?  Laughing gas

19)  Classical music, who composed the 1896 opera ‘La Boheme.? Verdi?

20)  History, what did mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing succeed in doing
at Bletchley Park during WW2? Cracked the enigma code

21)  Food and drink, which fruit has the alternative name of Chinese Gooseberry?

22)  Geography, Sacramento is the capital of which US State? California

23)  Literature, in Charles Dicken's novel 'Oliver Twist', how is Jack Dawkins better known? Artful dodger?

24)  Who betrayed Jesus to the Romans?

25)  ♪♫As I walk along
           I wonder what went wrong
           With our love, a love that was so strong
            And as I still walk on
            I think of the things we've done
            Together, a-while our hearts were young♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to? You’ll never walk alone?

ART BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which English painter (1776-1837) created the scene of Flatford Mill famously known as The Hay Wain? Constable

BQ2)  Where would you see Leonardo da Vinci’s famous ‘Mona Lisa’ painting? The Louvre

BQ3)  What animal is the artist George Stubbs (1724-1896) best known for painting? Horses

BQ4)  Which French sculptor created the famous sculptures ‘The Thinker’ and ‘The Kiss’? Rodin

BQ5) Which English conceptual artist became famous for his installations of animals preserved in formaldehyde? Damian hirst

STINKER)  What ‘P’ word refers to the 'restructuring' within the Communist Party
of the Soviet Union from 1980 to 1991? Perastroyka

TRICKY)  Which TV personality of yesteryear had his own his idiosyncratic brand of English,
and would use the phrase ‘deep joy in the fundamold’? Ken food


Bit late to the party tonight and some complete guesses.

Blimey, you were late last night, I was in bo bo's land.

A really excellent bit of quizzing, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 09:57
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Pink Floyd


2. Falkland Islands


3. Harry Enfield


4. Omar Sharif


5. Paper


6. France


7. The eye


8. Fiat


9. Wolverine s


10. Potato


11. South Pacific


12. Intelligence Quotient


13. Wuthering Heights


14. Crescendo


15. The Birds


16. The Likely Lads/Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads?


17. Sergeant Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band


18. Rust?


19. I'm sure I know this. Damn!


20. Cracking the Enigma code.


21. Grape?


22. California


23. Artful Dodger


24. Aaaarrrgggghhhh!!


25. Runaway


BQ1. Constable


BQ2. Louvre


BQ3. Racehorses


BQ4. Rodin


BQ5. ?


STINKER) Perestroika


TRICKY) Stanley Unwin


A really super bit of quizzing mon ami, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 10:00
We’d been to a concert. I think it was a good effort as it was completed in the hotel after and a bit half cut.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 10:00
@marieM wrote:2. Falklands

5. Paper

6. France

7. Eye

9. Wolves

10. Potato

12. Intelligence Quotient

15. The Birds

16. The likely lads

24. Judas Iscariat

25. I'm walking in the rain Runaway


bbq2  The Louvre

      3. Horses

       4. Rodin

Stinker  People


A really excellent bit of quizzing Marie, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 10:03
@Lima Lima wrote:We’d been to a concert. I think it was a good effort as it was completed in the hotel after and a bit half cut.

LOL Laughing

Seems like a few scoops helped.

Anyroad, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 10:08
I Very well done to all last night's / this morning's quizzers.

A really excellent standard as usual.

Here are the answers :-




WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 4-5-18

1) "See Emily play", ‘Another brick in the wall’, and "Money", which group sang those songs? Pink Floyd
Pink Floyd

2) Geography, Port Stanley is the capital of which British Overseas Territory ?
Falkland Islands

3) TV, who created the character Stavros, the kebab shop owner?
Harry Enfield

4) Film, who starred as Lawrence in the 1962 film 'Lawrence of Arabia'?
Peter O'Toole

5) Which material has its quantity measured in quires, bales and reams?
Paper

6) Food and drink, with which country do you associate the cheese dish ‘Fondue’?
Switzerland

7) Science, the medical condition glaucoma affects which part of the body?
Eye

8 ) What car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Picanto’ model?
Kia

9) Sport, in Rugby League, what did Warrington add to their name in 1996?
Wolves

10) History, The Irish Famine that took place between 1845 and 1849 was due to a failure of which crop?
Potato

11) What musical features the songs 'Some Enchanted Evening' and 'There Is Nothing Like A Dame'?
South Pacific

12) What does the term 'IQ' stand for, in relation to human knowledge?
Intelligence Quotient

13) Literature, first published in 1847, with which classic novel would you associate the character Catherine Earnshaw?
Wuthering Heights

14) In Music what term is used to denote a gradual increase in loudness in a piece of music?
Crescendo

15) Film, which 1963 Alfred Hitchcock avian horror film takes place in the sleepy little coastal town Bodega Bay, California?
The Birds

16) TV, which comedy sitcom featured the characters Terry Collier and Bob Ferris?
There are two possible answers.
The Likely Lads / Whatever happened to The Likely Lads

17) What was the title of the last Beatles' album, released in 1970?
Let it be

18) Science, what is the more common name for Nitrous Oxide?
Laughing gas

19) Classical music, who composed the 1896 opera ‘La Boheme.?
Giacomo Puccini

20) History, what did mathematician and cryptographer Alan Turing succeed in doing at Bletchley Park during WW2?
Break the German 'Enigma' Code

21) Food and drink, which fruit has the alternative name of Chinese Gooseberry?
Kiwi Fruit

22) Geography, Sacramento is the capital of which US State?
California

23) Literature, in Charles Dicken's novel 'Oliver Twist', how is Jack Dawkins better known?
The Artful Dodger

24) Who betrayed Jesus to the Romans?
Judas Escariot - Matthew directly states that Judas betrayed Jesus for a bribe of "thirty pieces of silver"

25) ♪♫As I walk along
I wonder what went wrong
With our love, a love that was so strong
And as I still walk on
I think of the things we've done
Together, a-while our hearts were young♪♫

What song are those the opening lines to?
Runaway

ART BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which English painter (1776-1837) created the scene of Flatford Mill famously known as The Hay Wain?
John Constable

BQ2) Where would you see Leonardo da Vinci’s famous ‘Mona Lisa’ painting?
The Louvre, Paris

BQ3) What animal is the artist George Stubbs (1724-1896) best known for painting?
Horses

BQ4) Which French sculptor created the famous sculptures ‘The Thinker’ and ‘The Kiss’?
Auguste Rodin

BQ5) Which English conceptual artist became famous for his installations of animals preserved in formaldehyde?
Damien Hirst

STINKER) What ‘P’ word refers to the 'restructuring' within the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1980 to 1991?
Perestroika.

TRICKY) Which TV personality of yesteryear had his own his idiosyncratic brand of English, and would use the phrase ‘deep joy in the fundamold’?
Professor Stanley Unwin
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 10:09
Thanks Ray for your hard work. The rugby was good too.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-5-18

on May 5th 2018, 12:12
Thank you Marie

Cracking result for the Warriors last night.
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