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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:00
A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
These quiz nights seem to come round with alarming speed LOL.
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Get settled with your favourite tipple.
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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

1) Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Three Steps to Heaven’?

2) Geography, which island is known to the French as ‘Corse’?

3) TV, which former Monty Python star went 'Around the World in 80 Days' in 1989?

4) Film, in what 1994 American drama film does Morgan Freeman play prisoner Ellis ‘Red’ Redding?

5) What is the name of the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in pots called?

6) Food and drink, in which country does the casserole dish ‘Cassoulet’ originate?

7) Science, which element has the chemical symbol He?

8 ) What car maker produces the SUV ‘Grandland X’ model?

9) Sport, which Championship football team play their home matches at Deepdale?

10) History, what famous discovery did Howard Carter make in 1922?

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

12) Belfast Airport is named after which famous footballer?

13) Literature, what do the letters BFG stand for in Roald Dahl's famous children's book?

14) What is a female deer called?

15) Film, which 1974 comedy western film contains a famous scene of cowboys eating beans and farting round the campfire?

16) TV, which British actress played Alexis in the US TV series 'Dynasty'?

17) Which jazz band had a 1961 hit with ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’?

18) Science, in our Solar System, which is the second planet from the sun?

19) Classical music, who composed the music for the ballet ‘Swan Lake’?

20) History, in which cathedral was Archbishop Thomas Becket murdered in 1170?

21) Food and drink, Gala, Honeydew and Water are all types of what?

22) Geography, the Italian city of Rome is on which river?

23) Literature, which feminist writer wrote ‘The Female Eunuch’?

24) Which swimming stroke is named after an insect?

25) ♪♫'Remember to let her into your heart, then you can start to make it better' ♪♫

Which Beatles' song includes those lyrics?


MATHS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144………….
What is the above sequence of numbers called?
An clue. It was in Dan Brown’s ‘Da Vinci Code’

BQ2) What do we call a triangle with sides of different lengths?

BQ3) What is the cube root of 64?

BQ4) How many sides does a nonagon have?

BQ5) What is the definition of a prime number?

STINKER) In the US sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the band that Howard and Raj formed?

TRICKY) What is the golfer Tiger Wood's real first name?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:07


1)  Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Three Steps to Heaven’? ??????

2)  Geography, which island is known to the French as ‘Corse’? Jersey

3)  TV, which former Monty Python star went 'Around the World in 80 Days' in 1989? Michael Palin

4)  Film, in what 1994 American drama film does Morgan Freeman play prisoner Ellis ‘Red’ Redding? Shawshank Redemption

5)  What is the name of the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in pots called? Bonsai

6)  Food and drink, in which country does the casserole dish ‘Cassoulet’ originate? Italy

7)  Science, which element has the chemical symbol He? Helium

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV ‘Grandland X’ model?   Ford

9)  Sport, which Championship football team play their home matches at Deepdale? Preston NE

10)  History, what famous discovery did Howard Carter make in 1922?   King Tut's tomb

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

12)  Belfast Airport is named after which famous footballer? George Best

13)  Literature, what do the letters BFG stand for in Roald Dahl's famous children's book? Big Friendly Giant

14)  What is a female deer called? Doe

15)  Film, which 1974 comedy western film contains a famous scene of cowboys eating beans and farting round the campfire? Blazing Saddles

16)  TV, which British actress played Alexis in the US TV series  'Dynasty'? Joan Collins

17)  Which jazz band had a 1961 hit with ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’? ???

18)  Science, in our Solar System, which is the second planet from the sun? Saturn

19)  Classical music, who composed the music for the ballet ‘Swan Lake’? Tchaikovski

20)  History, in which cathedral was Archbishop Thomas Becket murdered in 1170? Ely

21)  Food and drink, Gala, Honeydew and Water are all types of what? Melon

22)  Geography, the Italian city of Rome is on which river? Tiber

23)  Literature, which feminist writer wrote ‘The Female Eunuch’? Germaine Greer

24)  Which swimming stroke is named after an insect? Butterfly

25)  ♪♫'Remember to let her into your heart, then you can start to make it better' ♪♫

Which Beatles' song includes those lyrics? Hey Jude


MATHS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144………….
What is the above sequence of numbers called?
An clue. It was in Dan Brown’s ‘Da Vinci Code’ Fibunaci

BQ2)  What do we call a triangle with sides of different lengths? Scalene

BQ3)  What is the cube root of 64? 4

BQ4)  How many sides does a nonagon have? 9

BQ5)  What is the definition of a prime number? Can only be devided by one and itself

STINKER)  In the US sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the band that Howard and Raj formed????/

TRICKY)  What is the golfer Tiger Wood's real first name?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:10
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Three Steps to Heaven’?  ??????

2)  Geography, which island is known to the French as ‘Corse’?    Jersey

3)  TV, which former Monty Python star went 'Around the World in 80 Days' in 1989?  Michael Palin

4)  Film, in what 1994 American drama film does Morgan Freeman play prisoner Ellis ‘Red’ Redding?  Shawshank Redemption

5)  What is the name of the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in pots called?  Bonsai

6)  Food and drink, in which country does the casserole dish ‘Cassoulet’ originate?  Italy

7)  Science, which element has the chemical symbol He?  Helium

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV ‘Grandland X’ model?      Ford

9)  Sport, which Championship football team play their home matches at Deepdale?  Preston NE

10)  History, what famous discovery did Howard Carter make in 1922?    King Tut's tomb

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

12)  Belfast Airport is named after which famous footballer?  George Best

13)  Literature, what do the letters BFG stand for in Roald Dahl's famous children's book?  Big Friendly Giant

14)  What is a female deer called? Doe

15)  Film, which 1974 comedy western film contains a famous scene of cowboys eating beans and farting round the campfire?   Blazing Saddles

16)  TV, which British actress played Alexis in the US TV series  'Dynasty'?  Joan Collins

17)  Which jazz band had a 1961 hit with ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’?  ???

18)  Science, in our Solar System, which is the second planet from the sun?  Saturn

19)  Classical music, who composed the music for the ballet ‘Swan Lake’? Tchaikovski

20)  History, in which cathedral was Archbishop Thomas Becket murdered in 1170?  Ely

21)  Food and drink, Gala, Honeydew and Water are all types of what?  Melon

22)  Geography, the Italian city of Rome is on which river?  Tiber

23)  Literature, which feminist writer wrote ‘The Female Eunuch’?  Germaine Greer

24)  Which swimming stroke is named after an insect?  Butterfly

25)  ♪♫'Remember to let her into your heart, then you can start to make it better' ♪♫

Which Beatles' song includes those lyrics?   Hey Jude


MATHS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144………….
What is the above sequence of numbers called?
An clue. It was in Dan Brown’s ‘Da Vinci Code’   Fibunaci

BQ2)  What do we call a triangle with sides of different lengths?  Scalene

BQ3)  What is the cube root of 64?    4

BQ4)  How many sides does a nonagon have?   9

BQ5)  What is the definition of a prime number?  Can only be devided by one and itself

STINKER)  In the US sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the band that Howard and Raj formed????/

TRICKY)  What is the golfer Tiger Wood's real first name?


Evening Mester Corks.

A most excellent 23 correct and in super time too, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:16
Cheers Ray, thanks again. I try to answer as I would in a pub quiz. Only bowt ale. Very Happy
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:18
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Cheers Ray, thanks again.  I try to answer as I would in a pub quiz.  Only bowt ale. Very Happy

LOL Laughing

Thanks Corky, can't believe how fast you answered, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:20
5. Bonsai
9. Preston
12. George Best
14. Doe
16. Joan Collins
18. Jupiter
19. Tchaikowski
20. Westminster
21. Melon
22. Tiber
23. Germaine Greer
24. Butterfly
25. Hey Jude.

BBq3 Eight
4 Nine
5, Go into itself only

Tricky Eldrick
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:22
1 Eddie Cocchran
3 Michael Palin
5 Bonsai
6 France
7 Helium
9 Preston
10 Tutankhamun
11 Showboat
12 George Best
14 Doe
26 Joan Collins
18 Venus
19 Tchaikovsky
20 Cantebury
21 Melon
22 Tiber
23 Germaine Greer
24 Butterfly
25 Hey Jude
Bq 2 Scalene
3 Eight
4 Nine.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:22
@marieM wrote:5. Bonsai
9. Preston
12. George Best
14. Doe
16. Joan Collins
18. Jupiter
19. Tchaikowski
20. Westminster
21. Melon
22. Tiber
23. Germaine Greer
24. Butterfly
25. Hey Jude.

BBq3 Eight
      4 Nine
      5, Go into itself only

Tricky  Eldrick

Evening Marie.

A really excellent 14 correct, very well played.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:24
@maureen wrote:1 Eddie Cocchran
3 Michael Palin
5 Bonsai
6 France
7 Helium
9 Preston
10 Tutankhamun
11 Showboat
12 George Best
14 Doe
26 Joan Collins
18 Venus
19 Tchaikovsky
20 Cantebury
21 Melon
22 Tiber
23 Germaine Greer
24 Butterfly
25 Hey Jude
Bq 2 Scalene
    3 Eight
    4 Nine.

Evening Mo.

A really super score of 20 correct, very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:26
Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Corsica
3) Michael palin
4) green mile
5) bonsai
6) France
7) helium
8 )
9)
10) Tutankhamen tomb
11)
12)
13) big friendly giant
14) doe/hind
15) blazing saddles
16) Joan Collins
17)
18) Venus
19) Tchaikovsky
20)
21) melon
22)
23) germaine Greer
24) butterfly
25) hey Jude

BQ1)
BQ2) Scalene
BQ3) 8
BQ4) 9
BQ5) Only divisible by itself and 1
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:29
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile

1)
2) Corsica
3) Michael palin
4) green mile
5) bonsai
6) France
7) helium
8 )
9)
10) Tutankhamen tomb
11)
12)
13) big friendly giant
14) doe/hind
15) blazing saddles
16) Joan Collins
17)
18) Venus
19) Tchaikovsky
20)
21) melon
22)  
23) germaine Greer
24) butterfly
25) hey Jude

BQ1)
BQ2) Scalene
BQ3) 8
BQ4) 9
BQ5) Only divisible by itself and 1

Evening Jo Anne.

A really excellent 19 correct, well played you.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:44
Thanks, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 20:56
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome Jo Anne, very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 21:09
Thanks Ray,you're only good.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 21:10
Thank you Mo, you're very kind.

An excellent bit of quizzing from you tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 21:34
We seem to be a few regulars light tonight.

Is everybody out on the pop? LOL.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 22:34
2) Corsica
3) Michael Palin
5) Bonzai
6) France
7) Helium
10) Tutankhamun's Tomb
12) George Best
13) Big Friendly Giant
14) Doe
15) Blazing Saddles
18) Venus
19) Tchaikovsky
20) Cantebury Cathedral
21) Apples
22) River Tiber
24) Butterfly

BQ2) Scalene
BQ4) 9?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 22:45
@AWP1983 wrote:2) Corsica
3) Michael Palin
5) Bonzai
6) France
7) Helium
10) Tutankhamun's Tomb
12) George Best
13) Big Friendly Giant
14) Doe
15) Blazing Saddles
18) Venus
19) Tchaikovsky
20) Cantebury Cathedral
21) Apples
22) River Tiber
24) Butterfly

BQ2) Scalene
BQ4) 9?

Evening AWP.

A really solid bit of quizzing, well done.
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 22:48
Thank you Ray Very Happy , and you're right, it is quiet tonight. scratch
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 22:49
Yours truly has had a long night.

I'm off for a few scoops now.

Anybody posting later WILL get marked, but it will be tomorrow.

Night night.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri Oct 12 2018, 22:50
@AWP1983 wrote:Thank you Ray Very Happy , and you're right, it is quiet tonight. scratch

Cheers AWP, very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Sat Oct 13 2018, 03:09
1. Eddie Cochrane


2. Corsica


3. Michael Palin


4. Shawshank Redemption?


5. Bonsai


6. France


7. Helium


8. ?


9. Preston N.E.


10. Tutenkhamen's tomb


11. Porgy and Bess


12. George Best


13. Big Friendly Giant


14. Doe


15. Blazing Saddles


16. Joan Collins


17. ?


18. Venus


19. Tchaikovsky


20. Canterbury


21. Melon


22. Tiber


23. Germaine Greer


24. Butterfly


25. Hey Jude


BQ1. ?


BQ2. Isocoles?


BQ3. ?


BQ4. Nine?


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: Norman?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Sat Oct 13 2018, 09:33
@Hieronymous wrote:1. Eddie Cochrane  


2. Corsica  


3. Michael Palin  


4. Shawshank Redemption?  


5. Bonsai  


6. France  


7. Helium  


8. ?


9. Preston N.E.  


10. Tutenkhamen's tomb  


11. Porgy and Bess  


12. George Best  


13. Big Friendly Giant  


14. Doe  


15. Blazing Saddles  


16. Joan Collins  


17. ?


18. Venus  


19. Tchaikovsky  


20. Canterbury  


21. Melon  


22. Tiber  


23. Germaine Greer  


24. Butterfly  


25. Hey Jude


BQ1. ?


BQ2. Isocoles?


BQ3. ?


BQ4. Nine?  


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: Norman?


A really good bit of solid quizzing mon ami, and in the middle of the night LOL .
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Sat Oct 13 2018, 09:47
We seem to be a few player light of our normal quizzers, hope all is well.


Here are the answers:-



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 12-10-18

1)  Who had a 1960 number one hit with ‘Three Steps to Heaven’?
Eddie Cochran      

2)  Geography, which island is known to the French as ‘Corse’?
    Corsica

3)  TV, which former Monty Python star went 'Around the World in 80 Days' in 1989?
Michael Palin    

4)  Film, in what 1994 American drama film does Morgan Freeman play prisoner Ellis ‘Red’ Redding?
The Shawshank Redemption  

5)  What is the name of the Japanese art of growing miniature trees in pots called?
  Bonsai  

6)  Food and drink, in which country does the casserole dish ‘Cassoulet’ originate?
.         France, the traditional homeland of cassoulet is the region once known as the province of Languedoc, especially the towns of Toulouse, Carcassonne, andCastelnaudary, that claim to be where the dish originated

7)  Science, which element has the chemical symbol He?
       Helium

8 )  What car  maker produces the SUV Grandland X model?
    Vauxhall

9)  Sport, which Championship football team play their home matches at Deepdale?
Preston North End            

10)  History, what famous discovery did Howard Carter make in 1922?  
Tutenkharmun’s tomb      

11)  From what George Gershwin musical does the song ‘Summertime’ come?
Porgy and Bess        

12)  Belfast Airport is named after which famous footballer?
George Best        

13)  Literature, what do the letters BFG stand for in Roald Dahl's famous children's book?
Big Friendly Giant          

14)  What is a female deer called?
      Doe    

15)  Film, which 1974 comedy western film contains a famous scene of cowboys eating beans and farting round the campfire?
        Blazing Saddles  

16)  TV, which British actress played Alexis in the US TV series  'Dynasty'?
Joan Collins          

17)  Which jazz band had a 1961 hit with ‘You’re Driving Me Crazy’?
The Temperance Seven          

18)  Science, in our Solar System, which is the second planet from the sun?
        Venus  

19)  Classical music, who composed t  he music for the ballet ‘Swan Lake’?
 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky              

20)  History, in which cathedral was Archbishop Thomas Becket murdered in 1170?
Canterbury Cathedral            

21)  Food and drink, Gala, Honeydew and Water are all types of what?
          Melon

22)  Geography, the Italian city of Rome is on which river?
The Tiber          

23)  Literature, which feminist writer wrote ‘The Female Eunuch’?
 Germaine Greer          

24)  Which swimming stroke is named after an insect?
        Butterfly  

25)  ♪♫'Remember to let her into your heart, then you can start to make it better' ♪♫

Which Beatles' song includes those lyrics?
Hey Jude        
MATHS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, 55, 89, 144………….
What is the above sequence of numbers called?
An clue. It was in Dan Brown’s ‘Da Vinci Code’
Fibonacci Sequence          

BQ2)  What do we call a triangle with sides of different lengths?
          Scalene  

BQ3)  What is the cube root of 64?
        4    

BQ4)  How many sides does a nonagon have?
        Nine

BQ5)  What is the definition of a prime number?
      A number that can only be divided by 1 or itself    

STINKER)  In the US sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory’, what is the name of the band that Howard and Raj formed?
   Footprints on the Moon  

TRICKY)  What is the golfer Tiger Wood's real first name?
      Eldrick  
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Sat Oct 13 2018, 10:05
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