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WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Fri Jan 04, 2019 8:00 pm
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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.

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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?

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

on Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:39 am
@Hieronymous wrote: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   what song are these the opening lines to, as is every week mon ami.


BQ1. Sausage


BQ2. Munich  


BQ4. People's car  


BQ4. ?


BQ5. ?


STINKER: ?

TRICKY: Manhattan
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Excellent quiziing as ever mon ami, well done.
raymyjamie
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Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 4-1-19

on Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:59 am
Excellent quizzing as ever from the Rejects,  well done      

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,which 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 from the Latin Argentum

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, ‘The day the music died’

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

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

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

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

23)  Literature, who wrote the book ‘The Hound Of The Baskervilles’?
 Sir 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
     …………………………………………………………..♪♫
 Homeward Bound

GERMING BONUS QUESTIONS

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

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

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?
          DAX  

BQ5)  The ‘Reinheitsgebot’ or ‘Purity Law’ is used to regulate what consumable product?
Beer, it must only contain water barley and hops

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

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