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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Fri 12 Oct - 20:00
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A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
These quiz nights seem to come round with alarming speed LOL.
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple.
Enjoy the quiz.

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GOOD LUCK

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?


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

on Sat 13 Oct - 10:06
Thanks Ray. Another brilliant quiz
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raymyjamie
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 12-10-18

on Sat 13 Oct - 12:35
@marieM wrote:Thanks Ray.  Another brilliant quiz

Thank you Marie. well played you.
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