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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:00 pm
A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Our first quiz of the new year.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

1) Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’?

2) Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’?

3) TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family?

4) Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?

5) According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'?

6) Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’

7) Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’?

8 ) What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’?

9) Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup?

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`?

11) Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come?

12) A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song?

13) Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution?

14) Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’?

15) Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder?

16) TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling Rodney Trotter?

17) Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’

18) Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body?

19) Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?

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

21) Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree

22) Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located?

23) Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?

24) New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician?

25) ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
Got a ticket to my destination
On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band
…………………………………………………………..♪♫


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff is ‘Pumpernickel’?

BQ2) What is Bavaria's capital and largest city?

BQ4) What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’?

BQ4) The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated?

BQ5) The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?

STINKER) Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’?

TRICKY) What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on?
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:07 pm


1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’? Marianne Faithful

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’? Pennines

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family? Family Guy

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?  Star Wars

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'? Eleanor Righb

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’ Vodka

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’? Silver

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’? Fiat

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup? ?????

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`? Lincoln

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come? My Fair Lady

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song? Bye Bye Miss American Pie

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution? Scarlet Pimpernell

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’? Robert Peel

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder? ??????

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter? Dave

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’ Byrds

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body? Toothe enamel

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London? ????/

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree Mackrel

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located? Wiltshire

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Arthur conan Doyle

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician? Louis Armstrong

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band ??????/
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’? Bread

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city? Hamburg???????

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’? People's Car

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated? ???????????

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product? Cheese

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’? Jane Asher

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on? Staton
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:11 pm
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’?  Marianne Faithful

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’?   Pennines

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family?  Family Guy

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?  Star Wars

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'? Eleanor Righb

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’   Vodka

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’?    Silver

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’?  Fiat

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup? ?????

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`?  Lincoln

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come?  My Fair Lady

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song?    Bye Bye Miss American Pie

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution?    Scarlet Pimpernell

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’?  Robert Peel

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder?   ??????

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter?  Dave

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’  Byrds

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body?  Toothe enamel

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?  ????/

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree  Mackrel

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located?  Wiltshire

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?  Arthur conan Doyle

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician?  Louis Armstrong

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band  ??????/
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS
 
BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’?  Bread

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city?  Hamburg???????

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’?  People's Car

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated?  ???????????

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?  Cheese

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’?  Jane Asher

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on?   Staton

Evening Corky.

Blimey O'Riley, 21 correct, can't believe how quick you've been

very well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:21 pm
I cheated and had a sneak preview. affraid affraid



Thanks again , Ray. Another belter.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:22 pm
Cheers Corky, very well quizzed.

Can't believe how fast you were  

"I cheated and had a sneak preview" LOL


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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:23 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Our first quiz of the new year.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   4-1-19

1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’? MARIANNE FAITHFUL

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’? THE PENNINES

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family?

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?   STAR WARS

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'? ELEANOR RIGBY

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’ VODKA

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’? SILVER

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’? FORD

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup? FRANCE

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`? LINCOLN

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come? MY FAIR LADY

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song? AMERICAN PIE. ( IT WAS THE NAME OF THE PLANE )

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution?
SCARLET PIMPERNEL

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’? SIR ROBERT PEEL

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder? REAR WINDOW

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter? DAVE

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’ THE BYRDS

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body?TOOTH ENAMEL

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree. HERRING

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located? SALISBURY

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician?
LOUIS ARMSTRONG

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫
HOMEWARD BOUND. SIMON AND GARFUNKEL


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’? BREAD

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city?

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’?

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated? DAKTEX

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product? WATER

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’? DANNY CRADDOCK

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on?
LIBERTY ISLAND
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:23 pm
1 Marianne Faithful
2 Pennines
5 Eleanor Rigby
6 Vodka
7 Silver
10 Washington
11 Myfair lady
12 American pie
15 Rear window
16 Dave
17 The Byrds
18 The femur
20 Cantebury
21 Haddock
22 Wiltshire
23 Arthur Conan Doyle
24 Louis Armstrong
25 Homeward. Bound
Bq1 Bread
2 Munich
4 Peoples Car
Tricky...Liberty
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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:25 pm
2) The Peak District
3) Family Guy
4) Star Wars
5) Eleanor Rigby
6) Vodka?
7) Silver
9) France
10) Abraham Lincoln
13) The Scarlet Pimpernel
14) Sir Robert Peel
15) Rear Window?
18) Enamel
20) Cantebury Cathedral
22) Wiltshire
23) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

BQ1) Rye Bread
BQ2) Munich
BQ3) People's Car
BQ4) DAX
BQ5) Beer

Tricky - Libery Island
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:26 pm
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Our first quiz of the new year.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   4-1-19

1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’?  MARIANNE FAITHFUL

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’?  THE PENNINES

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family?

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?    STAR WARS

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'?  ELEANOR RIGBY

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’  VODKA

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’?  SILVER

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’?  FORD

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup?  FRANCE

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`?  LINCOLN

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come?  MY FAIR LADY

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song?  AMERICAN PIE. ( IT WAS THE NAME OF THE PLANE )

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution?
SCARLET PIMPERNEL

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’?  SIR ROBERT PEEL

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder?  REAR WINDOW

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter?  DAVE

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’   THE BYRDS

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body?TOOTH ENAMEL

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree. HERRING

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located?  SALISBURY

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician?
LOUIS ARMSTRONG

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫
HOMEWARD BOUND.  SIMON AND GARFUNKEL


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’?  BREAD

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city?

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’?

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated?  DAKTEX

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?  WATER

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’?  DANNY CRADDOCK

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on?
LIBERTY ISLAND

Evening Gassey.

A very impressive 22 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:29 pm
@maureen wrote:1 Marianne Faithful
2 Pennines
5 Eleanor Rigby
6 Vodka
7 Silver
10 Washington
11 Myfair lady
12 American pie
15 Rear window
16 Dave
17 The Byrds
18 The femur
20 Cantebury
21 Haddock
22 Wiltshire
23 Arthur Conan Doyle
24 Louis Armstrong
25 Homeward. Bound
Bq1 Bread
   2 Munich
   4 Peoples Car
   Tricky...Liberty

Evening Mo, hope you've recovered from Christmas LOL.

A really excellent 20 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:30 pm
@AWP1983 wrote:2) The Peak District
3) Family Guy
4) Star Wars
5) Eleanor Rigby
6) Vodka?
7) Silver
9) France
10) Abraham Lincoln
13) The Scarlet Pimpernel
14) Sir Robert Peel
15) Rear Window?
18) Enamel
20) Cantebury Cathedral
22) Wiltshire
23) Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

BQ1) Rye Bread
BQ2) Munich
BQ3) People's Car
BQ4) DAX
BQ5) Beer

Tricky - Libery Island

Evening AWP.

A most excellent 20 correct, very well played.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:33 pm
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Our first quiz of the new year.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   4-1-19

1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’?

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’? Pennines

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family? Family guy

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?  Star Wars

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'? Eleanor Rigby

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’ vodka

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’? Silver?

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’? Ford

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup? France

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`? Abraham Lincoln?

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come? My fair lady

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song? American pie?

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution? Scarlett pimpernel?

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’? Sir Robert peel

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder? Rear window

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter? Dave

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’ manfred Mann?

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body? Calcium?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree haddock

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located? Wiltshire

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Conan Doyle?

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician? Louis Armstrong

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫ Simon and Garfunkel’s coming home?


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’?

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city? Frankfurt?

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’? Peoples car

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated?

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’? Fanny craddock?

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on? Staton island

Those bonus questions were brutal
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:37 pm
Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) Pennines
3) family guy
4) Star Wars
5) father Mackenzie
6) vodka
7) silver
8 )
9)
10)
11) my fair lady
12) American pie
13) scarlet pimpernel
14) Robert peel
15)
16) Dave
17) the byrds
18) enamel
19)
20) Canterbury
21) mackerel
22)
23)
24) Louis Armstrong
25) homeward bound, Simon & Garfunkel

BQ1) bread
BQ2) Munich
BQ4) people’s car
BQ4) DAI
BQ5) alcohol

STINKER) delia Smith
TRICKY) Manhattan
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:38 pm
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Our first quiz of the new year.
Get down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite tipple
Enjoy the quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz   4-1-19

1)  Who had a 1964 hit with the Jagger / Richards song ‘As Tears Go By’?

2)  Geography, what range of hills are known as ‘The Backbone of England’? Pennines

3)  TV, cartoon animation features the Griffin family? Family guy

4)  Film, which 1977 Sci-fi film was introduced by the words, `A long time ago in a galaxy far away...`?  Star Wars

5)  According to the Beatles, who 'Picks up the rice in the church where a wedding has been'? Eleanor Rigby

6)  Food and drink, what alcoholic drink is used in a classic ‘Bloody Mary’ vodka

7)  Science, what metal has the chemical symbol ‘Ag’? Silver?

8 )  What car maker produces the SUV models ‘Kuga’ and Edge’? Ford

9)  Sport, in July, which nation won the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup? France

10) History, which US President gave the famous speech known as the `Gettysburg Address`? Abraham Lincoln?

11)  Starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, from what 1964 film musical does the song ‘On the Street Where You Live’ come? My fair lady

12)  A plane crash that occurred in 1959, killing rock legends Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, is referred to by the lyrics of what Don McClean song? American pie?

13)  Literature, from a 1905 novel by Baroness Orczy, which fictional character rescued French aristocrats during the French revolution? Scarlett pimpernel?

14)  Who created the Metropolitan Police in 1829, leading to the police being nicknamed ‘Bobbies’? Sir Robert peel

15)  Film, which 1954 Alfred Hitchcock film features a wheelchair bound James Stewart convinced that a neighbour has committed murder? Rear window

16)  TV, in the sitcom ‘Only Fools and Horses’, what name does Trigger mistakenly keep calling  Rodney Trotter? Dave

17)  Which group had a 1965 hit with the Bob Dylan song ‘Mr Tambourine Man’ manfred Mann?

18)  Science, what is the hardest substance in the human body? Calcium?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in the Tower of London?

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

21)  Food and drink, what type of fish is used in the breakfast dish called ‘Kedgeree haddock

22)  Geography, in which English county is Stonehenge located? Wiltshire

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’? Conan Doyle?

24)  New Orleans Airport is named after which famous jazz musician? Louis Armstrong

25)  ♪♫I'm sitting in the railway station
             Got a ticket to my destination
            On a tour of one-night stands my suitcase and guitar in hand
            And every stop is neatly planned for a poet and a one-man band
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫ Simon and Garfunkel’s coming home?


GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Translating from the German as ‘Fart Devil’ what type of foodstuff  is ‘Pumpernickel’?

BQ2)  What is Bavaria's capital and largest city? Frankfurt?

BQ4)  What is the literal translation of the name ‘Volkswagen’? Peoples car

BQ4)  The Stock Market Index in Frankfurt is called the ‘Deutscher Aktienindex’, how is this usually abbreviated?

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?

STINKER)  Which famous TV chef made the cake for the cover of the Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’? Fanny craddock?

TRICKY)  What Island does the Statue of Liberty stand on? Staton island

Those bonus questions were brutal

Evening LL.

A most impressive 22 correct, well played.

"Those bonus questions were brutal "

LOL, yes they are a bit 'specialised', but you DID get a cracking overall score.


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Re: Friday Night Pub Quiz

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:40 pm
Happy New Year Ray Another great set of questions this week cheers
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:41 pm
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) Pennines
3) family guy
4) Star Wars
5) father Mackenzie
6) vodka
7) silver
8 )
9)
10)
11) my fair lady
12) American pie
13) scarlet pimpernel
14) Robert peel
15)
16) Dave
17) the byrds
18) enamel
19)
20) Canterbury
21) mackerel
22)
23)
24) Louis Armstrong
25) homeward bound, Simon & Garfunkel

BQ1) bread
BQ2) Munich
BQ4) people’s car
BQ4) DAI
BQ5) alcohol

STINKER) delia Smith
TRICKY) Manhattan

Evening Jo Anne.

A very excellent 20 correct, well done.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:43 pm
@AWP1983 wrote:Happy New Year Ray Another great set of questions this week cheers

All the Best to you AWP.

Very well played tonight.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:46 pm
Evening Ray , many thanks to you
fot first quiz o't year , may they keep
coming in abundance
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:49 pm
Thanks Gassey, glad you enjoyed.

Well played.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:51 pm
Thanks for those, Ray Smile
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:57 pm
You're very welcome JA.

Very well played.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:16 pm
Thanks again Ray..will 'see you ' tomorrow.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:45 pm
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..will 'see you ' tomorrow.

Thank you Mo, very well played tonight.

See you tomorrow
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:54 pm
Your's truly is having a few scoops now.

Anybody posting later WILL get marked, but tomorrow.

I'll also post the answers tomorrow.

Night night.
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:26 am
1. ?


2. Pennines


3. Family Guy?


4. Star Wars


5. Father McKenzie


6. Gin


7. Silver


8. Ford


9. France


10. George Washington


11. My Fair Lady


12. American Pie


13. Scarlet Pimpernel


14. Robert Peel


15. Rear Window


16. Dave


17. The Byrds


18. Calcium


19. Beefeaters


20. Canterbury


21. Kippers


22. Wiltshire


23. Arthur Conan Doyle


24. ?


25. Simon & Garfunkel - Homeward Bound but what, exactly, is the question?


BQ1. Sausage


BQ2. Munich


BQ4. People's car


BQ4. ?


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?


TRICKY: Manhattan
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