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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:00 pm
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A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s that time of week again!!!!!!
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
Come and get settled with your favourite drink.
Hope you enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

1) Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Cathy’s Clown’?

2) Geography, in which country would you find Mount Sinai?

3) TV, which series was about Yorkshire vet James Herriot?

4) Film, which film franchise running from 1985 to 1900 had the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown?

5) How many shillings were formerly equivalent to one crown?

6) Food and drink, what is a Bath Oliver?

7) Science, Alopecia is a condition causing the loss of what from the body?

8 ) What Japanese car manufacturer produces the small SUV ‘Vitara’ model?

9) Sport, in which British city would you find Trent Bridge cricket ground?

10) History, which battle is depicted on the Bayeux Tapestry?

11) Famously sung by Susan Boyle, from what long running musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come?

12) Introduced in the late 1950s, what has E.R.N.I.E. been used to select?

13) Literature, who wrote the 1859 scientific work "On the Origin Of Species, by Means of Natural Selection”?

14) In a game of Bingo, how is number 9 named?

15) Film, Clarice Starling, a top student at the FBI's training academy, is a character from what 1991 film starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins?

16) TV, what was the nationality of TV detective Van Der Valk?

17) Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘Make It Easy on Yourself’?

18) Science, what is the largest planet in our solar system?

19) Classical music, which Austrian composer was known as ‘The Waltz King’, and composed famous pieces such as ‘The Blue Danube’ and ‘The Tritsch Tratsch Polka?

20) History, from which country did Algeria gain independence in 1962?

21) Food and drink, in an Indian restaurant, if you were served 'aloo', which vegetable would you be eating?

22) Geography, the Scottish city of Glasgow is situated on which river?

23) Literature, in which famous novel first published in 1847, does Edward Fairfax Rochester play a significant role?

24) Who was swallowed by a whale in the Bible?

25) ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫

From what 1964 hit are those the opening lines, and who sang it?


CITIES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which city in Somerset has a famous Royal Crescent ?

BQ2) The Western Wall, Wailing Wall, or Kotel, known in Islam as Buraq Wall, is in which Middle Eastern city?

BQ3) Which European city is known as ‘The City of Light’?

BQ4) The ‘Manneken Pis’, from the Dutch for ‘Lil Piddler’, a small bronze sculpture depicting a naked little boy urinating into a fountain's basin is in which European city?

BQ5) Standing at 404ft (123M) high, which cathedral in Wiltshire has the tallest spire in England?

STINKER) What was the English name of the 1975 Steven Spielberg blockbuster film which was called ‘Les Dents de la Mer’ in French?

TRICKY) What were the names of the two British airmen trying to get back home in the TV sitcom "allo, allo"?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Sat Sep 15, 2018 11:15 am
1. Everly Bros.


2. Egypt


3. All Creatures Great and Small


4. Back to the Future


5. Five


6. Biscuit


7. Hair (Pierluigi wotsisname) Edit:[Colina - just remembered]


8. Suzuki


9. Nottingham


10. Hastings


11. Evita


12. Premium Bond numbers (Electronic Random Number Indicator)


13. Charles Darwin


14. Doctor's orders


15. Silence of the Lambs


16. Dutch


17. Walker Bros.


18. Jupiter


19. Strauss


20. France


21. Cabbage


22. Clyde


23. Wuthering Heights


24. Jonah


25. All of the Day and All of the Night - Kinks


BQ1. Salisbury?


BQ2. Jerusalem


BQ3. Lyon


BQ4. Stockholm


BQ5. Salisbury


STINKER: Jaws


TRICKY: ?
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raymyjamie
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:14 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s that time of week again!!!!!!
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
Come and get settled with your favourite drink.
Hope you enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   14-9-18

1)  Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Cathy’s Clown’?  EVERLEY BROTHERS

2)  Geography, in which country would you find Mount Sinai?  

3)  TV, which series was about Yorkshire vet James Herriot?  ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL


4)  Film, which film franchise running from 1985 to 1900 had the characters Marty McFly and Doc Brown?  BACK TO THE FUTURE


5)   How many shillings were formerly equivalent to one crown?FIVE

6)  Food and drink, what is a Bath Oliver?  SALAD DRESSING

7)  Science, Alopecia is a condition causing the loss of what from the body?  HAIR

8 )  What Japanese car manufacturer produces the small SUV ‘Vitara’ model?  HONDA

9)  Sport, in which British city would you find Trent Bridge cricket ground?   NOTTINGHAM

10)  History, which battle is depicted on the Bayeux Tapestry?  HASTINGS

11)  Famously sung by Susan Boyle, from what long running musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come?  PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

12)  Introduced in the late 1950s, what has E.R.N.I.E. been used to select?  PREMIUM BOND NUMBERS

13)  Literature, who wrote the 1859 scientific work "On the Origin Of Species, by Means of Natural Selection”?  CHARLES DARWIN

14)  In a game of Bingo, how is number 9 named? DOCTORS ORDERS

15)  Film, Clarice Starling, a top student at the FBI's training academy, is a character from what 1991 film starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins?

16)  TV, what was the nationality of TV detective Van Der Valk?  DUTCH

17)  Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘Make It Easy on Yourself’?
WALKER BROTHERS

18)  Science, what is the largest planet in our solar system?  SATURN

19)  Classical music, which Austrian composer was known as ‘The Waltz King’, and composed famous pieces such as ‘The Blue Danube’ and ‘The Tritsch Tratsch Polka?  STRAUSS

20)  History, from which country did Algeria gain independence in 1962?  GERMANY

21)  Food and drink, in an Indian restaurant, if you were served 'aloo', which vegetable would you be eating?  CARROT

22)  Geography, the Scottish city of Glasgow is situated on which river?
CLYDE

23)  Literature, in which famous novel first published in 1847, does Edward Fairfax Rochester play a significant role?

24)  Who was swallowed by a whale in the Bible? JONAH

25)  ♪♫ I'm not content to be with you in the daytime
Girl I want to be with you all of the time
The only time I feel alright is by your side
Girl I want to be with you all of the time♪♫. ALL DAY AND ALL OF THE NIGHT     TROGGS

From what 1964 hit are those the opening lines, and who sang it?


CITIES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which city in Somerset has a famous Royal Crescent ?

BQ2)  The Western Wall, Wailing Wall, or Kotel, known in Islam as Buraq Wall, is in which Middle Eastern city?  MECCA

BQ3)  Which European city is known as ‘The City of Light’?BARCELONA

BQ4)  The ‘Manneken Pis’, from the Dutch for ‘Lil Piddler’, a small bronze sculpture depicting a naked little boy urinating into a fountain's basin is in which European city?

BQ5)  Standing at 404ft (123M) high, which cathedral in Wiltshire has the tallest spire in England?

STINKER)  What was the English name of the 1975 Steven Spielberg blockbuster film which was called ‘Les Dents de la Mer’ in French?  JAWS

TRICKY)  What were the names of the two British airmen trying to get back home in the TV sitcom "allo, allo"?


MORNING RAY FORGOT TO TELL YOU I WAS
AWAY FRIDAY , SORRY MATE ME HEAD NOT
SCREWED ON AT PRESENT , THANKS A
MILLION FOR' T QUIZ AND HOLDING IT OVER

No probs Gassey.

We are away all this week up in the Lake District.

I've only just managed to log on at our holiday cottage in the last few minute, hence the late marking.

My laptop is playing up, so I may not be on a lot this week.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:17 pm
@marieM wrote:1. Everley Brothers
2. Jordan
3. All creatures great and small
5. 21
7. Hair
8. Honda
9. Birmingham
10. Hastings
11. Joseph and his technicolour dream coat
12. Premium Bond winners
14. The brighton line
16. Dutch
18. Mars
19. Strauss
20. France
21. Jonah
25. All day and all of the night

BBQ1 Bath

       2. Israel

        4. Bruges

         5. Salisbury

Very well played indeed Marie
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Sat Sep 15, 2018 7:43 pm
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Everly Bros.


2. Egypt


3. All Creatures Great and Small


4. Back to the Future


5. Five


6. Biscuit


7. Hair (Pierluigi wotsisname) Edit:[Colina - just remembered]    


8. Suzuki


9. Nottingham


10. Hastings


11. Evita


12. Premium Bond numbers (Electronic Random Number Indicator)        


13. Charles Darwin


14. Doctor's orders


15. Silence of the Lambs


16. Dutch


17. Walker Bros.


18. Jupiter


19. Strauss


20. France


21. Cabbage


22. Clyde


23. Wuthering Heights


24. Jonah


25. All of the Day and All of the Night - Kinks  


BQ1. Salisbury?


BQ2. Jerusalem


BQ3. Lyon


BQ4. Stockholm


BQ5. Salisbury


STINKER: Jaws


TRICKY: ?

A really excellent effort mon ami, well done.
marieM
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:29 pm
I hope when Ray gets the chance he can put the answers on
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:41 pm
He no doubt will Marie, he is having trouble with his laptop. I'm will doing Rays Quiz on Friday. if further problems arise. So be there on Friday at 8pm Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 14-9-18

on Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:19 pm
Has he mislaid his fingerprint Very Happy
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