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WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Fri Aug 10, 2018 8:00 pm
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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-8-18

1) Who had a 1964 number one hit with ‘Needles and Pins’?

2) Geography, within which city is the Vatican City located?

3) TV, which actor plays the detective `Columbo`?

4) Film, in the 1994 film ‘Forrest Gump’, which actress played Forrest Gump's mother?

5) In Cockney rhyming slang, what is a "Porky?

6) Food and drink, what is the German dish of fermented cabbage called?

7) Science, in anatomy, ‘Dermal’ relates to which part of the huming body?

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

9) Sport, how many points for a try in rugby union?

10) History, which Northern English city did the Romans call Deva Victrix?

11) “The Lass that Loved a Sailor” is the subtitle of which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera?

12) How many cents are there in a US nickel?

13) Literature, who wrote the classic book 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'?

14) For the manufacture of what house ware is Josiah Wedgewood famous?

15) Film, in which 1980 film did Jack Nicholson ad-lib the line “Here`s Johnny”?

16) TV, which puppet ‘attacked’ Michael Parkinson on his TV chat show?

17) Who had 1960’s hits with ‘Hats Off To Larry’ and ‘Runaway’?

18) Science, in medicine what does MRI stand for?

19) Classical music, how were Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Lucciana Pavarotti known as collectively?

20) History, Genghis Khan founded which empire?

21) Food and drink, which former Chancellor of the Exchequer's daughter became a famous TV cook?

22) Geography, what is the capital of Libya?

23) Literature, in what 1936 novel did Daphne Du Maurier write about Cornish shipwreckers?

24) How many colours are there in a rainbow?

25) ♪♫She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was as nervous as she could be
She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was afraid that somebody would see
Two, three, four, tell the people what she wore!♪♫

What 1960 hit are those the opening lines to?


FAMOUS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) At what did Antonio Stradivari (1644 - 1737) achieve fame?

BQ2) For what is the town of Oberammergau in Southern Germany famous?

BQ3) At what occupation did Grimaldi achieve fame?

BQ4) For what mode of transport were the Montgolfier Brothers famous?

BQ5) Which American civil rights activist made the famous 1963 “I have a Dream” speech?

STINKER) Which English King (1367 – 1400) is credited with inventing the pocket handkerchief?

TRICKY) Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which city?




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weatherwax August 3rd 2018, 20:51

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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:31 am
2. Rome
3. Peter Faulk
5. Lie
7. Skin
8. Toyota
9. Five
12. Ten
14.Crockery
16. Emu
17. Del Shannon
19. Three Tenors
20. Mongol
21. Nigella Lawsn
22. Tripoli
24. Seven

BBQ 5 Martin Luther King
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:32 am
2. Rome
3. Peter Faulk
5. Lie
7. Skin
8. Toyota
9. Five
12. Ten
14.Crockery
16. Emu
17. Del Shannon
19. Three Tenors
20. Mongol
21. Nigella Lawsn
22. Tripoli
24. Seven

BBQ 5 Martin Luther King
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:20 am
@weatherwax wrote:
WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-8-18

1) Who had a 1964 number one hit with ‘Needles and Pins’? THE SEARCHERS

2) Geography, within which city is the Vatican City located? ROME

3) TV, which actor plays the detective `Columbo`? PETER FALK

4) Film, in the 1994 film ‘Forrest Gump’, which actress played Forrest Gump's mother?

5) In Cockney rhyming slang, what is a "Porky? A LIE

6) Food and drink, what is the German dish of fermented cabbage called?

7) Science, in anatomy, ‘Dermal’ relates to which part of the huming body?

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Aygo’ model? HYUNDAI

9) Sport, how many points for a try in rugby union? FIVE

10) History, which Northern English city did the Romans call Deva Victrix? MANCHESTER

11) “The Lass that Loved a Sailor” is the subtitle of which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera? HMS PINAFORE

12) How many cents are there in a US nickel? TEN

13) Literature, who wrote the classic book 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'?

14) For the manufacture of what house ware is Josiah Wedgewood famous? PORCELAIN

15) Film, in which 1980 film did Jack Nicholson ad-lib the line “Here`s Johnny”?THE SHINING

16) TV, which puppet ‘attacked’ Michael Parkinson on his TV chat show? ROD HULLS EMU

17) Who had 1960’s hits with ‘Hats Off To Larry’ and ‘Runaway’? DEL SHANNON

18) Science, in medicine what does MRI stand for?

19) Classical music, how were Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Lucciana Pavarotti known as collectively? THREE TENORS

20) History, Genghis Khan founded which empire?

21) Food and drink, which former Chancellor of the Exchequer's daughter became a famous TV cook? NIGELA LAWSON

22) Geography, what is the capital of Libya?TRIPOLI

23) Literature, in what 1936 novel did Daphne Du Maurier write about Cornish shipwreckers?

24) How many colours are there in a rainbow? SEVEN

25) ♪♫She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was as nervous as she could be
She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was afraid that somebody would see
Two, three, four, tell the people what she wore!♪♫

What 1960 hit are those the opening lines to?
ITSY BITSY TEENY TEENY YELLOW POLKA DOYLE BIKINI

FAMOUS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) At what did Antonio Stradivari (1644 - 1737) achieve fame?
VIOLIN MAKING

BQ2) For what is the town of Oberammergau in Southern Germany famous?

BQ3) At what occupation did Grimaldi achieve fame? COMPOSING

BQ4) For what mode of transport were the Montgolfier Brothers famous? HOT AIR BALLOONS

BQ5) Which American civil rights activist made the famous 1963 “I have a Dream” speech? MARTIN LUTHOR KING

STINKER) Which English King (1367 – 1400) is credited with inventing the pocket handkerchief?

TRICKY) Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which city? DUBLIN

GOOD MORNING WEATHERWAX , GREETINGS FROM SUNNY
BLACKPOOL A MILLION THANKS FOR HOLDING T'QUIZ OVER
YOU'VE MANAGED TO DO A GRAND JOB IN RAYS STEAD , THANKS
AGAIN FOR DOING THE QUIZ


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weatherwax August 3rd 2018, 20:51
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:10 pm
@Hieronymous wrote:1. The Searchers


2. Rome


3. Peter Falk


4. ?


5. A lie


6 Sauerkraut


7. The skin


8. Nissan


9. Four


10. Chester


11. HMS Pinafore


12. Ten?


13. H.G. Wells


14. Pottery


15. The Shining


16. Emu


17. Del Shannon


18. Measles Rubella Injection Nuff Said! !


19. The Three Tenors


20. Ottoman


21. Nigella Lawson


22. Tripoli


23. Jamaica Inn


24. Seven


25. Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polka Dot Bikini


BQ1. Violin making


BQ2. Skiing?


BQ3. Clown


BQ4. Hot air balloon


BQ5. Martin Luther King Jnr


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: ?



Nothing wrong with your Braincells according to this
22/32 Laughing Laughing

Correction. On Friday we will get back to as near normal as possible. lol!
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:20 pm
@marieM wrote:2. Rome
3. Peter Faulk
5. Lie
7. Skin
8. Toyota
9. Five
12. Ten
14.Crockery
16. Emu
17. Del Shannon
19. Three Tenors
20. Mongol
21. Nigella Lawsn
22. Tripoli
24. Seven

BBQ 5 Martin Luther King



Well Done Marie M 15/32
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:35 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@weatherwax wrote:
WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-8-18

1) Who had a 1964 number one hit with ‘Needles and Pins’?  THE SEARCHERS

2) Geography, within which city is the Vatican City located?  ROME

3) TV, which actor plays the detective `Columbo`?  PETER FALK

4) Film, in the 1994 film ‘Forrest Gump’, which actress played Forrest Gump's mother?

5) In Cockney rhyming slang, what is a "Porky?  A LIE

6) Food and drink, what is the German dish of fermented cabbage called?

7) Science, in anatomy, ‘Dermal’ relates to which part of the huming body?

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Aygo’ model?  HYUNDAI

9) Sport, how many points for a try in rugby union? FIVE

10) History, which Northern English city did the Romans call Deva Victrix?   MANCHESTER

11) “The Lass that Loved a Sailor” is the subtitle of which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera?  HMS PINAFORE

12) How many cents are there in a US nickel?  TEN

13) Literature, who wrote the classic book 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'?

14) For the manufacture of what house ware is Josiah Wedgewood famous?  PORCELAIN

15) Film, in which 1980 film did Jack Nicholson ad-lib the line “Here`s Johnny”?THE SHINING

16) TV, which puppet ‘attacked’ Michael Parkinson on his TV chat show?   ROD HULLS EMU

17) Who had 1960’s hits with ‘Hats Off To Larry’ and ‘Runaway’?  DEL SHANNON

18) Science, in medicine what does MRI stand for?

19) Classical music, how were Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Lucciana Pavarotti known as collectively?  THREE TENORS

20) History, Genghis Khan founded which empire?

21) Food and drink, which former Chancellor of the Exchequer's daughter became a famous TV cook?  NIGELA LAWSON

22) Geography, what is the capital of Libya?TRIPOLI

23) Literature, in what 1936 novel did Daphne Du Maurier write about Cornish shipwreckers?

24) How many colours are there in a rainbow?  SEVEN

25) ♪♫She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was as nervous as she could be
She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was afraid that somebody would see
Two, three, four, tell the people what she wore!♪♫

What 1960 hit are those the opening lines to?
ITSY BITSY TEENY TEENY YELLOW POLKA DOYLE BIKINI

FAMOUS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) At what did Antonio Stradivari (1644 - 1737) achieve fame?
VIOLIN MAKING

BQ2) For what is the town of Oberammergau in Southern Germany famous?  

BQ3) At what occupation did Grimaldi achieve fame? COMPOSING

BQ4) For what mode of transport were the Montgolfier Brothers famous?  HOT AIR BALLOONS

BQ5) Which American civil rights activist made the famous 1963 “I have a Dream” speech? MARTIN LUTHOR KING

STINKER) Which English King (1367 – 1400) is credited with inventing the pocket handkerchief?

TRICKY) Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which city? DUBLIN

GOOD MORNING WEATHERWAX , GREETINGS FROM SUNNY
BLACKPOOL A MILLION THANKS FOR HOLDING T'QUIZ OVER
YOU'VE MANAGED TO DO A GRAND JOB IN RAYS STEAD , THANKS
AGAIN FOR DOING THE QUIZ    


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weatherwax August 3rd 2018, 20:51

Good Afternoon, to you Gassey. Shall I wave to you across the Bay?
Well Done 18/32

Thanks for the compliment, but I will be glad to see "The Master" back Laughing Laughing Laughing
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Re: WR Friday Night Quiz 10.8.2018

on Sat Aug 11, 2018 2:45 pm
I don't think we will be getting anyone else on now, and I don't think I have missed anybody. So I will post the answers


WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 10-8-18

1) Who had a 1964 number one hit with ‘Needles and Pins’?
The Searchers

2) Geography, within which city is the Vatican City located?
Rome

3) TV, which actor plays the detective `Columbo`?
Peter Falk

4) Film, in the 1994 film ‘Forrest Gump’, which actress played Forrest Gump's mother?
Sally Field

5) In Cockney rhyming slang, what is a "Porky?
Porky Pie, Lie.

6) Food and drink, what is the German dish of fermented cabbage called?
Sauerkraut

7) Science, in anatomy, ‘Dermal’ relates to which part of the huming body?
Skin

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the compact city car ‘Aygo’ model?
Toyota

9) Sport, how many points for a try in rugby union?
Five

10) History, which Northern English city did the Romans call Deva Victrix?
Chester

11) “The Lass that Loved a Sailor” is the subtitle of which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera?
HMS Pinafore

12) How many cents are there in a US nickel?
Five

13) Literature, who wrote the classic book 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde'?
Robert Louis Stevenson

14) For the manufacture of what house ware is Josiah Wedgewood famous?
Pottery

15) Film, in which 1980 film did Jack Nicholson ad-lib the line “Here`s Johnny”?
`The Shining’

16) TV, which puppet ‘attacked’ Michael Parkinson on his TV chat show?
Emu (Rod Hull)

17) Who had 1960’s hits with ‘Hats Off To Larry’ and ‘Runaway’?
Del Shannon

18) Science, in medicine what does MRI stand for?
Magnetic Resonance Imaging

19) Classical music, how were Placido Domingo, Jose Carreras and Lucciana Pavarotti known as collectively?
The Three Tenors

20) History, Genghis Khan founded which empire?
Mongol Empire

21) Food and drink, which former Chancellor of the Exchequer's daughter became a famous TV cook?
Nigella Lawson

22) Geography, what is the capital of Libya?
Tripoli

23) Literature, in what 1936 novel did Daphne Du Maurier write about Cornish shipwreckers?
Jamaica Inn

24) How many colours are there in a rainbow?
Seven

25) ♪♫She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was as nervous as she could be
She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was afraid that somebody would see
Two, three, four, tell the people what she wore!♪♫

What 1960 hit are those the opening lines to?
Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini


FAMOUS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) At what did Antonio Stradivari (1644 - 1737) achieve fame?
Violin maker

BQ2) For what is the town of Oberammergau in Southern Germany famous?
Passion Play

BQ3) At what occupation did Grimaldi achieve fame?
Clown

BQ4) For what mode of transport were the Montgolfier Brothers famous?
Hot Air Ballooning

BQ5) Which American civil rights activist made the famous 1963 “I have a Dream” speech?
Martin Luther King

STINKER) Which English King (1367 – 1400) is credited with inventing the pocket handkerchief?
Richard II

TRICKY) Baile Atha Cliath is the Gaelic name for which city?
Dublin
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