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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a drink.
Let’s get on with a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

1) Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’?

2) Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure?

3) TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’?

4) Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot?

5) Who was the only American President to resign the presidency?

6) Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye?

7) Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The Evening Star?

8 ) What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model?

9) Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey?

10) History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”?

11) From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?

12) What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?

14) In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to?

15) Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road?

16) TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James?

17) ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band?

18) Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation?

19) Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice?

20) History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2?

21) Food and drink, what are dried plums called?

22) Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge?

23) Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter?

24) The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it?

25) ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body?

BQ2) What is the medical term for high blood pressure?

BQ3) What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb?

BQ4) In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases?

BQ5) What is the scientific name for the kneecap?

STINKER) What was the painter Rembrandt's last name?

TRICKY) In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:09


1)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’? Gilbert O Sullivan

2)  Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure? Brussels

3)  TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’? Young Mr Grace

4)  Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot? Chewbacca

5)  Who was the only American President to resign the presidency? Nixon

6)  Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye? Salmon

7)  Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The  Evening Star? Venus

8 )  What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model? Mitsubishi

9)  Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey? Puck

10)  History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”? Stanley

11)  From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come? Porgy & Bess

12)  What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet? Bamboo

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Arthur Conan Doyle

14)  In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to? Road

15)  Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road? Thelma & Louise

16)  TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James? Liver Birds

17)  ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band? ????????

18)  Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation? Therefore/ergo

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice? Gondoliers

20)  History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2? Austria

21)  Food and drink, what are dried plums called? Prunes

22)  Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge? Bristol

23)  Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter? Sarah Fergusson

24)  The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it? Noughts & crosses

25)  ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
           Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
           But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
           And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? I will survive


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS    

BQ1)  ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body? Lung

BQ2)  What is the medical term for high blood pressure? Hypertension

BQ3)  What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb? Amneotic

BQ4)  In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases? Measels Mumps Rubella

BQ5)  What is the scientific name for the kneecap? Patela

STINKER)  What was the painter Rembrandt's last name?

TRICKY)  In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle? 53
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:17
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’?  Gilbert O Sullivan

2)  Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure?   Brussels

3)  TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’?  Young Mr Grace

4)  Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot?  Chewbacca

5)  Who was the only American President to resign the presidency?  Nixon

6)  Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye?   Salmon

7)  Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The  Evening Star?   Venus

8 )  What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model?  Mitsubishi

9)  Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey?  Puck

10)  History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”?  Stanley

11)  From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?  Porgy & Bess

12)  What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet?  Bamboo

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?  Arthur Conan Doyle

14)  In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to?  Road

15)  Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road? Thelma & Louise

16)  TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James?   Liver Birds

17)  ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band?  ????????

18)  Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation?  Therefore/ergo

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice?  Gondoliers

20)  History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2?  Austria

21)  Food and drink, what are dried plums called?  Prunes

22)  Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge?  Bristol

23)  Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter?   Sarah Fergusson

24)  The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it? Noughts & crosses

25)  ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
           Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
           But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
           And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?  I will survive


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS    

BQ1)  ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body?  Lung

BQ2)  What is the medical term for high blood pressure?  Hypertension

BQ3)  What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb? Amneotic

BQ4)  In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases?  Measels Mumps Rubella

BQ5)  What is the scientific name for the kneecap? Patela

STINKER)  What was the painter Rembrandt's last name?

TRICKY)  In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle? 53

Evening Mester Corks.

A totally brilliant 29 correct, very well done,

and in record time too.

I think you'll give WW a run for her money tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:21
Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Brussels
3) the grace brothers
4) chewbacca
5) nixon
6) salmon
7) Venus
8 ) Mitsubishi
9) chuck
10) Stanley
11)
12) bamboo
13) Arthur Conan doyle
14) road
15) Thelma and louise
16) liverbirds
17) dire straits
18) therefore
19)
20) Poland
21) dates
22) Bristol
23) Sarah Ferguson
24) hopscotch
25. I will survive

BQ1) lungs
BQ2) hypertension
BQ3) amniotic
BQ4) mumps measles rubella
BQ5) patella
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:22
Believe it or not, Ray, I considered cheating on tonight's quiz affraid after reading the Monopoly Cheat version thread.

Just to have a laugh and get 100%. I'd have admitted it and explained my inspiration.


However, the right questions really came up for me tonight. My finest hour to date. Well chuffed.


Thanks as always.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:23
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Brussels
3) the grace brothers
4) chewbacca
5) nixon
6) salmon
7) Venus
8 ) Mitsubishi
9) chuck
10) Stanley
11)
12) bamboo
13) Arthur Conan doyle
14) road
15) Thelma and louise
16) liverbirds
17) dire straits
18) therefore
19)
20) Poland
21) dates
22) Bristol
23) Sarah Ferguson
24) hopscotch
25. I will survive

BQ1) lungs
BQ2) hypertension
BQ3) amniotic
BQ4) mumps measles rubella
BQ5) patella

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent 24 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:25
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:26
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Believe it or not, Ray, I considered cheating on tonight's quiz affraid  after reading the Monopoly Cheat version thread.

Just to have a laugh and get 100%.  I'd have admitted it and explained my inspiration.


However, the right questions really came up for me tonight.  My finest hour to date.  Well chuffed.


Thanks as always.

Cracking result Corky, sometimes the 'right' questions come up,

anyroad well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:26
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne, well done you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:28
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a drink.
Let’s get on with a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18  

1)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’? GILBERT O SULLIVAN

2)  Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure? BELGIUM

3)  TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’? GRACE BROTHERS

4)  Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot?

5)  Who was the only American President to resign the presidency?
RICHARD NIXON

6)  Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye? SHARK

7)  Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The  Evening Star? VENUS

8 )  What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model?
MITSUBISHI
9)  Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey? PUCK

10)  History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”? HENRY STANLEY

11)  From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?

12)  What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet?

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?

14)  In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to? ROAD

15)  Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road? THELMA AND LOUISE

16)  TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James? LIVER BIRDS

17)  ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band?

18)  Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice?

20)  History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2? POLAND

21)  Food and drink, what are dried plums called? PRUNES

22)  Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge?BRISTOL

23)  Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter? SARAH FERGUSON

24)  The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it?
O X O

25)  ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
           Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
           But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
           And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫
I WILL SURVIVE. GLORIA GAYNOR

From what song are those the opening lines?


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS    

BQ1)  ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body? LUNGS

BQ2)  What is the medical term for high blood pressure? HYPERTENSION

BQ3)  What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb?

BQ4)  In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases? MEASLES , MUMPS , RUBELLA

BQ5)  What is the scientific name for the kneecap?PATTELA

STINKER)  What was the painter Rembrandt's last name?

TRICKY)  In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle? 68


EVENING RAY SOME BLINDERS TONIGHT KEEP
UM COMING
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:31
1 Gilbert O Sullivan
3 Mr Grace
5 Nixon
6 Salmon
8 Mitshubishi
9 Puck
11 Porgy and Bess
12 Bamboo
13 Arthur Conan Doyle
16 Liver Birds
17 Dire Straits
19 The Gondoliers
20 Poland
21 Prunes
22 Bristol
23 Sarah Ferguson
25 I will survive

Bq1 Lungs
2 Hypertension
3 Amniotic
4 Measles Mumps Rubella
5 Patella

Stinker Van Rijn
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:31
1. Gilbert O Sullivan
2. Brussles.
3. Old Mr Grace  (Grace Brothers)
4. Chewbacca
5. Nixon
6. Salmon
7. Venus
8. Mitsubishi ????
9. Puck????
10. Sir Henry Stanley
11. Porgy and Bess
12. Bamboo
13. Arthur Conan Doyle
14. Road
15. Thelma and Louise
16. The Liver Birds
17. Dire Straits
18. Therefore ???
19. The Gondoliers
20. Poland
21. Prunes 
22. Bristol
23. "Fergie" Ex Duchess of York
24. Noughts and Crosses
25. I Will Survive

Bonus Questions.
1. Lungs
2. Hypertension                                   
3. Ammniotic Fluid
4. Measles, Mumps and Rubella
5. Patella

Stinker:= Van Rijn
Tricky:= 53
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:35
@maureen wrote: 1 Gilbert O Sullivan
3 Mr Grace
5 Nixon
6 Salmon
8 Mitshubishi
9 Puck
11 Porgy and Bess
12 Bamboo
13 Arthur Conan Doyle
16 Liver Birds
17 Dire Straits
19 The Gondoliers
20 Poland
21 Prunes
22 Bristol
23 Sarah Ferguson
25 I will survive

Bq1 Lungs
    2 Hypertension
    3 Amniotic
    4 Measles Mumps Rubella
    5 Patella

Stinker Van Rijn

Evening Mo.

A superb 23 correct, very well done indeed.

I expected you to get the medical ones of course
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:37
@weatherwax wrote:
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3. Old Mr Grace  (Grace Brothers)




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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:41
@weatherwax wrote:1. Gilbert O Sullivan
2. Brussles.
3. Old Mr Grace  (Grace Brothers)
4. Chewbacca
5. Nixon
6. Salmon
7. Venus
8. Mitsubishi ????
9. Puck????
10. Sir Henry Stanley
11. Porgy and Bess
12. Bamboo
13. Arthur Conan Doyle
14. Road
15. Thelma and Louise
16. The Liver Birds
17. Dire Straits
18. Therefore ???
19. The Gondoliers
20. Poland
21. Prunes 
22. Bristol
23. "Fergie" Ex Duchess of York
24. Noughts and Crosses
25. I Will Survive

Bonus Questions.
1. Lungs
2. Hypertension                                   
3. Ammniotic Fluid
4. Measles, Mumps and Rubella
5. Patella

Stinker:= Van Rijn
Tricky:= 53

Evening WW.

Well, I'm stuck for superlatives!!!!!!!

You got a full house, 32 correct, totally brill
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:43
@Corky Ringspot wrote:
@weatherwax wrote:
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3. Old Mr Grace  (Grace Brothers)




I'm a very liberal marker Mester C.

The correct answer of course is 'Young Mister Grace'


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:45
OH WOW!!!!! I didn't think I would manage that, although I am a little concerned about Corky's comment complete with whistling Emoji. Very Happy Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:48
Just seen your answer, If I remember correctly old mr Grace was in charge at the very beginning of the series, but I bow to Corky's superior knowledge of comedy series..............I did put Grace Brothers as well.  Laughing Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 20:52
@weatherwax wrote:Just seen your answer, If I remember correctly old mr Grace was in charge at the very beginning of the series, but I bow to Corky's superior knowledge of comedy series..............I did put Grace Brothers as well.  Laughing Laughing

Yes, he was playfully questioning your use of

'Old Mr Grace' as opposed to 'Young Mr Grace'.
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on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:07
Thanks again for another belter Ray.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:08
@maureen wrote:Thanks again for another belter Ray.

Thanks very much Mo.

Very well played tonight
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:09
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a drink.
Let’s get on with a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18  

1)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’? Dana?

2)  Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure? Brussels?

3)  TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’? Grace brothers

4)  Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot? Chewbacca

5)  Who was the only American President to resign the presidency? Richard Nixon?

6)  Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye?

7)  Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The  Evening Star? Mars?

8 )  What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model? Mitsubishi

9)  Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey? Puck

10)  History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”?

11)  From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?

12)  What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet? Bamboo

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Arthur Conan Doyle

14)  In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to? Road

15)  Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road? Thelma and Louise

16)  TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James? The liver birds

17)  ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band? Dire straits

18)  Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation? Therefore?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice? Merchant of Venice?

20)  History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2? Austria

21)  Food and drink, what are dried plums called? Prunes

22)  Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge? Newcastle.

23)  Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter? Sarah Ferguson

24)  The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it? Noughts and crosses?

25)  ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
           Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
           But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
           And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? I will survive Gloria gaynor


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS    

BQ1)  ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body? Lungs?

BQ2)  What is the medical term for high blood pressure? Hypertension

BQ3)  What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb? Embriotic

BQ4)  In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases? Mumps, measles, rubella

BQ5)  What is the scientific name for the kneecap? Patella

STINKER)  What was the painter Rembrandt's last name? I just assumed it was Rembrandt

TRICKY)  In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle? 28

Tough ones tonight. Not confident at all.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:10
I would NEVER question Corky's Knowledge of British Comedy Series....I would be bound to be wrong.      
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:10
I really appreciate your liberal marking, Ray.



I wasn't really throwing stones from my glass house, WW. Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18

on Fri Jun 01 2018, 21:12
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday Evening to all you Rejects.
I hope I find you well.
Come on down to The Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with a drink.
Let’s get on with a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 1-6-18  

1)  Which Irish singer / songwriter had a 1972 hit with ‘Alone Again (Naturally)’? Dana?

2)  Geography, built to represent a cell of an iron crystal for Expo 58, in which European city is the ‘Atomium’ structure? Brussels?

3)  TV, who owned the store in ‘Are You Being Served’? Grace brothers

4)  Film, in the Star Wars series of films what is the name of Han Solo’s Wookiee co-pilot? Chewbacca

5)  Who was the only American President to resign the presidency? Richard Nixon?

6)  Food and drink, what type of fish is a Sockeye?

7)  Science, which planet in our Solar System is called both The Morning and The  Evening Star? Mars?

8 )  What Asian car manufacturer produces the SUV ‘Shogun’ model? Mitsubishi

9)  Sport, what is the name of the flat rubber disc which players hit in a game of ice hockey? Puck

10)  History. In 1871 who said the famous line “Doctor Livingstone I Presume”?

11)  From which 1935 George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?

12)  What food makes up nearly all (around 99%) of a Giant Panda’s diet? Bamboo

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1902 book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Arthur Conan Doyle

14)  In cockney rhyming slang, what does ‘frog and toad’ refer to? Road

15)  Film, in which 1991 film do Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon hit the road? Thelma and Louise

16)  TV, running from 1969 to 1979, and revived in 1996, which sitcom starred
Nerys Hughes and Polly James? The liver birds

17)  ‘Money For Nothing’ was a 1985 hit for which band? Dire straits

18)  Science, in mathematical notation, what is meant by three dots in a triangular formation? Therefore?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Venice? Merchant of Venice?

20)  History, the invasion of which country by Hitler in 1939 started WW2? Austria

21)  Food and drink, what are dried plums called? Prunes

22)  Geography, near which city is the Clifton Suspension Bridge? Newcastle.

23)  Literature, which Royally connected author wrote the series of children’s books about Budgie the Little Helicopter? Sarah Ferguson

24)  The Americans call this game ‘Tick-Tack-Toe’, what do we call it? Noughts and crosses?

25)  ♪♫ At first I was afraid, I was petrified
           Kept thinking I could never live without you by my side
           But then I spent so many nights thinking how you did me wrong
           And I grew strong, and I learned how to get along♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines? I will survive Gloria gaynor


THE HUMING BODY BONUS QUESTIONS    

BQ1)  ‘Pulmonary’ relates to which part of the human body? Lungs?

BQ2)  What is the medical term for high blood pressure? Hypertension

BQ3)  What is the name given to the fluid surrounding a foetus in the womb? Embriotic

BQ4)  In medicine the MMR vaccination gives protection against which three diseases? Mumps, measles, rubella

BQ5)  What is the scientific name for the kneecap? Patella

STINKER)  What was the painter Rembrandt's last name? I just assumed it was Rembrandt

TRICKY)  In the ‘Herbie’ series of films, what number is painted on Herbie the Beetle? 28

Tough ones tonight. Not confident at all.

Your confidence should be given a boost.

An impressive 21 correct LL, very well done.
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