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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Fri 23 Nov - 20:00
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A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more.
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
A warm welcome awaits.
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

1) Which ex Beatle had a 1970 hit with ‘My Sweet Lord’?

2) Geography, what is the capital of Indonesia ?

3) TV, what is the name of Postman Pat`s pet cat?

4) Film, which 1964 film is about the Battle of Rorke’s Drift?

5) How many lines does a Limerick have?

6) Food and drink , what kind of foodstuff is ‘Penne’?

7) Science, Hepatitis is a condition affecting which part of the body?

8 ) What European car maker produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?

9) Sport, Goal Shooter, Goal Attack and Wing Attack are playing positions in which sport?

10) History, who did Mark David Chapman kill in New York on December 8th 1980?

11) From which 1956 musical does the song ‘Shall We Dance‘ come?

12) Which fortification stretches from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend?

13) Literature, In Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’, what type of fictional creature is Smaug?

14) What is the national flower of Wales?

15) Film, “I'll have what she's having” is a quote from what 1989 film starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal?

16) TV, which actor played Stan Ogden in ‘Coronation St?

17) Recorded for the 1992 film’The Bodyguard’, who had a hit with ‘I will Always Love You?

18) Science, what type of creatures live in an apiary?

19) Classical music, which Finnish composer wrote the 1899 tone poem ‘Finlandia’?

20) History, which country was ruled by the Romanov Dynasty from 1613 to 1917?

21) Food and drink, Brie and Camembert are types of which food?

22) Geography, what is the capital of Finland?

23) Literature, which famous Victorian author sometimes wrote under the pen name ‘Boz’?

24) In which religion is Krishna a God?

25) ♪♫ Desmond has a barrow in the market place
Molly is the singer in a band
Desmond says to Molly "girl I like your face"
And Molly says this as she takes him by the hand♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?


BACKING GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Complete the group title.
Billy J Kramer and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ (7)

BQ2) Who were Cliff Richard's backing group through the 60s?

BQ3) What was the name of Ian Dury's backing band?

BQ4) With which group did Bob Marley record many of his hits?

BQ5) Complete the group title.
Freddie and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ (8 )

STINKER) In the SI system of units (Le Système International d'Unités) what unit do we measure work, heat and energy in?

TRICKY) IBM is a well known computer and information technology company, what does IBM stand for?

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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Fri 23 Nov - 22:03
Thanks a lot Mo, very well played you.

I will have a few scoops later.

Mrs RMJ is just about to do the quiz with me, I read the questions to her.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Fri 23 Nov - 22:45
There are one or two of our regulars missing, so I will

hold the answers over till tomorrow.

Yours truly is going to have a few scoops now.

Well done to all tonight's quizzers.

Night night.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Fri 23 Nov - 22:47
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more.
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
A warm welcome awaits.
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   23-11-18

1)  Which ex Beatle had a 1970 hit with ‘My Sweet Lord’? George Harrison

2)  Geography, what is the capital of Indonesia ?

3)  TV, what is the name of Postman Pat`s pet cat? Jess

4)  Film, which 1964 film is about the Battle of Rorke’s Drift? Zulu

5)  How many lines does a Limerick have? 5

6)  Food and drink , what kind of foodstuff is ‘Penne’? Pasta

7)  Science, Hepatitis is a condition affecting which part of the body? Blood

8 )  What European car  maker produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?   Renault

9)  Sport, Goal Shooter, Goal Attack and Wing Attack are playing positions in which sport? Netball

10)  History, who did Mark David Chapman kill in New York on December 8th 1980? John Lennon

11)  From which 1956 musical does the song ‘Shall We Dance‘ come? West side story?

12)  Which fortification stretches from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend? Hadrian’s wall

13)  Literature, In Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’, what type of fictional creature is Smaug?

14)  What is the national flower of Wales? Daffodil

15)  Film, “I'll have what she's having” is a quote from what 1989 film starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal? When harry met sally

16)  TV, which actor played Stan Ogden in ‘Coronation St?

17)  Recorded for the 1992 film’The Bodyguard’, who had a hit with ‘I will Always Love You? Whitney Houston

18)  Science, what type of creatures live in an apiary? Birds

19)  Classical music, which Finnish composer wrote the 1899 tone poem ‘Finlandia’?

20)  History, which country was ruled by the Romanov Dynasty from 1613 to 1917? Russia

21)  Food and drink, Brie and Camembert are types of which food? Cheese

22)  Geography, what is the capital of Finland? Helsinki

23)  Literature, which famous Victorian author sometimes wrote under the pen name ‘Boz’? Charles Dickens

24)  In which religion is Krishna a God? Hindu

25)  ♪♫ Desmond has a barrow in the market place
            Molly is the singer in a band
            Desmond says to Molly "girl I like your face"
            And Molly says this as she takes him by the hand♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?


BACKING GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Complete the group title.
Billy J Kramer and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _  (7)

BQ2)  Who were Cliff Richard's backing group through the 60s? The shadows

BQ3)  What was the name of Ian Dury's backing band?  The blockheads

BQ4)  With which group did Bob Marley record many of his hits? The wailers.

BQ5)  Complete the group title.
Freddie and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   (8 ) dreamers

STINKER)  In the SI system of units (Le Système International d'Unités) what unit do we measure work, heat and energy in?  Joules

TRICKY)  IBM is a well known computer and information technology company, what does IBM stand for?   International business machine.

Tonight’s quiz was bought to you...... straight from the pub
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Fri 23 Nov - 23:03
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more.
Come on down to the Reject’s Bar.
A warm welcome awaits.
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   23-11-18

1)  Which ex Beatle had a 1970 hit with ‘My Sweet Lord’? George Harrison

2)  Geography, what is the capital of Indonesia ?

3)  TV, what is the name of Postman Pat`s pet cat? Jess

4)  Film, which 1964 film is about the Battle of Rorke’s Drift? Zulu

5)  How many lines does a Limerick have? 5

6)  Food and drink , what kind of foodstuff is ‘Penne’? Pasta

7)  Science, Hepatitis is a condition affecting which part of the body? Blood

8 )  What European car  maker produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?   Renault

9)  Sport, Goal Shooter, Goal Attack and Wing Attack are playing positions in which sport? Netball

10)  History, who did Mark David Chapman kill in New York on December 8th 1980? John Lennon

11)  From which 1956 musical does the song ‘Shall We Dance‘ come? West side story?

12)  Which fortification stretches from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend? Hadrian’s wall

13)  Literature, In Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’, what type of fictional creature is Smaug?

14)  What is the national flower of Wales? Daffodil

15)  Film, “I'll have what she's having” is a quote from what 1989 film starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal? When harry met sally

16)  TV, which actor played Stan Ogden in ‘Coronation St?

17)  Recorded for the 1992 film’The Bodyguard’, who had a hit with ‘I will Always Love You? Whitney Houston

18)  Science, what type of creatures live in an apiary? Birds

19)  Classical music, which Finnish composer wrote the 1899 tone poem ‘Finlandia’?

20)  History, which country was ruled by the Romanov Dynasty from 1613 to 1917? Russia

21)  Food and drink, Brie and Camembert are types of which food? Cheese

22)  Geography, what is the capital of Finland? Helsinki

23)  Literature, which famous Victorian author sometimes wrote under the pen name ‘Boz’? Charles Dickens

24)  In which religion is Krishna a God? Hindu

25)  ♪♫ Desmond has a barrow in the market place
            Molly is the singer in a band
            Desmond says to Molly "girl I like your face"
            And Molly says this as she takes him by the hand♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?


BACKING GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Complete the group title.
Billy J Kramer and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _  (7)

BQ2)  Who were Cliff Richard's backing group through the 60s? The shadows

BQ3)  What was the name of Ian Dury's backing band?  The blockheads

BQ4)  With which group did Bob Marley record many of his hits? The wailers.

BQ5)  Complete the group title.
Freddie and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   (8 ) dreamers

STINKER)  In the SI system of units (Le Système International d'Unités) what unit do we measure work, heat and energy in?  Joules

TRICKY)  IBM is a well known computer and information technology company, what does IBM stand for?   International business machine.

Tonight’s quiz was bought to you...... straight from the pub


"Tonight’s quiz was bought to you...... straight from the pub"

Evening LL.

I LOVE that!!!!!!!

I decided to make one last 'peep' at WR and caught your post.

So you got individually marked, very well played indeed.

And now it really is night night.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 9:18
1. George Harrison
2. Jakarta
4. Zulu
6. Pasta
7. Blood
9. Basket Ball
10. John Lennon
12. Hadrian's Wall
14. Daffodil
17. Whitney Houston
18. Bee
20. Romania
21. Cheese
22. Helsinki
25. Life goes on

BBq1 The Dakotas
2 Shadows
5. Dreamers


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 9:47
@marieM wrote:1. George Harrison
2. Jakarta
4. Zulu
6. Pasta
7. Blood
9. Basket Ball
10. John Lennon
12. Hadrian's Wall
14. Daffodil
17. Whitney Houston
18. Bee
20. Romania
21. Cheese
22. Helsinki
25. Life goes on Obla di obla da

BBq1 The Dakotas
      2 Shadows
     5. Dreamers


A very Good morning Marie.

A really good bit of quizzing. well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 10:16
Very well done to all the quizzers      

Here are the answers:-



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 23-11-18

1)  Which ex Beatle had a 1970 hit with ‘My Sweet Lord’?
  George Harrison  

2)  Geography, what is the capital of Indonesia ?
  Jakarta

3)  TV, what is the name of Postman Pat`s pet cat?
  Jess

4)  Film, which 1964 film is about the Battle of Rorke’s Drift?
Zulu

5)  How many lines does a Limerick have?
  Five

6)  Food and drink , what kind of foodstuff is ‘Penne’?
    Pasta

7)  Science, Hepatitis is a condition affecting which part of the body?
Liver    

8 )  What European car  maker produces the compact SUV ‘Captur’ model?  
 Renault  

9)  Sport, Goal Shooter, Goal Attack and Wing Attack are playing positions in which sport?
  Netball

10)  History, who did Mark David Chapman kill in New York on December 8th 1980?
John Lennon    

11)  From which 1956 musical does the song ‘Shall We Dance‘ come?
The King and I          

12)  Which fortification stretches from Bowness-on-Solway to Wallsend?
Hadrian’s Wall        

13)  Literature, In Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’, what type of fictional creature is Smaug?
  Dragon      

14)  What is the national flower of Wales?
          Daffodil

15)  Film, “I'll have what she's having” is a quote from what 1989 film starring Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal?
When Harry Met Sally            

16)  TV, which actor played Stan Ogden in ‘Coronation St?
     Bernard Youens  

17)  Recorded for the 1992 film’The Bodyguard’, who had a hit with ‘I will Always Love You?
 

18)  Science, what type of creatures live in an apiary?
          Bees

19)  Classical music, which Finnish composer wrote the 1899 tone poem ‘Finlandia’?
Jean Sebelius            

20)  History, which country was ruled by the Romanov Dynasty from 1613 to 1917?
        Russia    

21)  Food and drink, Brie and Camembert are types of which food?
        Cheese  

22)  Geography, what is the capital of Finland?
  Helsinki      

23)  Literature, which famous Victorian author sometimes wrote under the pen name ‘Boz’?
Charles Dickens    

24)  In which religion is Krishna a god?
Hinduism           Hinduism        

25)  ♪♫ Desmond has a barrow in the market place
Molly is the singer in a band
Desmond says to Molly "girl I like your face"
And Molly says this as she takes him by the hand♪♫

From what Beatles song are those the opening lines?
 Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da          


BACKING GROUPS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Complete the group title.
Billy J Kramer and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _  (7)
 Dakotas          


BQ2)  Who were Cliff Richard's backing group through the 60s?
The Shadows          

BQ3)  What was the name of Ian Dury's backing band?
The Blockheads


BQ4)  With which group did Bob Marley record many of his hits?
The Wailers    

BQ5)  Complete the group title.
Freddie and the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   (8 )
      Dreamers  

STINKER)  In the SI system of units (Le Système International d'Unités) what unit do we measure work, heat and energy in?  
      Joule

TRICKY)  IBM is a well known computer and information technology company, what does IBM stand for?
  International Business Machines


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 10:33
Thanks Ray for your hard work. Hope you're feeling better soon
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 11:32
1. George Harrison


2. ?


3. Jess


4. Zulu


5. Five


6. Bread?


7. Liver


8. Renault


9. Ice Hockey


10. John Lennon


11. My Fair Lady


12. Hadrian's Wall


13. ?


14. Daffodil


15. Sleepless in Seattle


16. Bernard Youens


17. Jennifer somebody I think


18. Bees


19. Sibelius


20. Russia


21. Cheese


22. DAMN!!


23. Charles Dickens


24. Buddhism


25. Ob-la-di-ob-la-da


BQ1. Dakotas


BQ2. The Shadows


BQ3. Blockheads


BQ4. The Wailers


BQ5. Dreamers


STINKER: Calorie


TRICKY: International Business Machines/ry
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 13:44
@marieM wrote:Thanks Ray for your hard work.  Hope you're feeling better soon

Thank you very much Marie.

A really excellent bit of quizzing from you.

I'm hoping our afternoon walk will help with my current health problems.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 23-11-18

on Sat 24 Nov - 13:47
@Hieronymous wrote:1. George Harrison


2. ?


3. Jess


4. Zulu


5. Five


6. Bread?


7. Liver


8. Renault


9. Ice Hockey


10. John Lennon


11. My Fair Lady


12. Hadrian's Wall


13. ?


14. Daffodil


15. Sleepless in Seattle


16. Bernard Youens


17. Jennifer somebody I think


18. Bees


19. Sibelius


20. Russia


21. Cheese


22. DAMN!!


23. Charles Dickens


24. Buddhism


25. Ob-la-di-ob-la-da


BQ1. Dakotas


BQ2. The Shadows


BQ3. Blockheads


BQ4. The Wailers


BQ5. Dreamers


STINKER: Calorie


TRICKY: International Business Machines

An excellent bit of quizzing mon ami.
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