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on Fri Mar 15 2019, 20:00
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A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once again.
Come on down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19

1) Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘I’m Alive’?

2) Geography, which American state is nicknamed ‘The Lone Star State’?

3) TV, what was the name of the police officer in the cartoon ‘Top Cat’?

4) Film, In what 1995 film does Morgan Freeman play a prison inmate called Red?

5) Which mythical bird is said to rise from its own ashes?

6) Food and drink, what French phrase meaning `from the menu` is often used in a restaurant?

7) Science, how is deoxyribonucleic acid better known?

8 ) What European car maker uses the advertising slogan ‘The Ultimate Driving Machine’?

9) Sport, who managed England’s 1966 World Cup winning football team?

10) History, who monarch ruled England from 1837 to 1901?

11) From what musical does the song 'Ol’ Man River’ come?

12) What is xenophobia the fear of?

13) Literature, what are the two cities in Charles Dicken’s ‘A Tale of Two Cities’?

14) What word represents the letter `S` in the NATO phonetic alphabet?

15) Film, what 1960 western was based on the Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film `The Seven Samurai`?

16) TV, who played the boisterous and arrogant womanizer Lord Flashheart in the Blackadder II comedy?

17) Who had a 1969 number one hit with the instrumental ‘Albatross’?

18) Science, what is the lightest element in the periodic table?

19) Classical music, the Symphony No. 9 in E minor Op. 95, popularly known as the ‘New World Symphony’, was composed by which Czech composer?

20) History, in which battle was Horatio Nelson fatally wounded?

21) Food and drink, which Leicestershire town is famous for its pork pies?

22) Geography, which range of mountains separates France from Spain?

23) Literature, who wrote ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’?

24) What does the Dewey Decimal System classify?

25) ♪♫Come gather 'round people
Wherever you roam
And admit that the waters
Around you have grown
And accept it that soon
You'll be drenched to the bone.
If your time to you is worth savin'♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) In which occupation would you ‘take silk’?

BQ2) What craft trade was the primary occupation of William Shakespeare’s father John?

BQ3) As of today 15-3-19, what governmental post does Tory Politician Philip Hammond hold?

BQ4) What occupation are people trained to draw blood from a patient (mostly from veins) for clinical or medical testing, called?

BQ5) What would a Cordwainer make?

STINKER) Which fictional characters on TV come from the planet of Skaro?

TRICKY) Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?

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on Fri Mar 15 2019, 22:31
Thanks Ray  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 709307421 Was invited out to a bingo game, which explains my lateness tonight. Couldn't miss out on this quiz. bounce
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on Fri Mar 15 2019, 22:46
Cheers AWP, no probs with you coming on late, you will always get

marked..............................................................eventually!!!!!!  LOL   Very Happy  

A very good round from you tonight.
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on Fri Mar 15 2019, 22:57
I’ve been sat with my laptop since 8 o’clock.
Well done to all tonight’s quizzers.
I’ll leave the answers over till tomorrow, and also mark any late comers too.

I’m having a few scoops now.
Night night.
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on Sat Mar 16 2019, 07:30
2. Texas
3. Officer Dibble
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5. Phoenix
6. A la Carte
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8. Porche
9. Alf Ramsey
10 Victoria
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13. London and Paris
14. Sierra
15, Magnificent Seven
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20. Trafalgar
21. Melton Mowbray
22. Pyrenees

BBQ 1 Law
3. Chancellor

Tricky Wren
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on Sat Mar 16 2019, 09:04
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BBQ 1 Law  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300
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A very Good Morning Marie.

An excellent bit of quizzing, well done.

Not a good result for The Warriors last night.

'See you' Monday.
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on Sat Mar 16 2019, 09:42
Very well done to all last night's quizzers.


WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 15-3-19    

1)  Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘I’m Alive’?
  The Hollies

2)  Geography, which American state is nicknamed ‘The Lone Star State’?     Texas

3)  TV, what was the name of the police officer in the cartoon ‘Top Cat’?    Officer Dibble  

4)  Film, In what 1995 film does Morgan Freeman play a prison inmate called Red?     The Shawshank Redemption

5)  Which mythical bird is said to rise from its own ashes?
    Phoenix  

6)  Food and drink, what French phrase meaning `from the menu` is often used in a restaurant?
`A la carte`        

7)  Science, how is deoxyribonucleic acid better known?    
 DNA

8 )  What European car maker uses the advertising slogan ‘The Ultimate Driving Machine’?
    BMW

9)  Sport, who managed England’s 1966 World Cup winning football team?     Alf Ramsey

10)  History, who monarch ruled England from 1837 to 1901?
 Queen Victoria        

11)  From what musical does the song ;Ol’ Man River’ come
    Showboat

12)  What is xenophobia the fear of?
Foreigners / Strangers          

13)  Literature, what are the two cities in Charles Dicken’s ‘A Tale of Two Cities’?         London & Paris

14)  What word represents the letter `S` in the NATO phonetic alphabet?      
   Sierra  

15)  Film, what 1960 western was based on the Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film `The Seven Samurai`?
`The Magnificent Seven`        

16)  TV, who played the boisterous and arrogant womanizer Lord Flashheart in the Blackadder II comedy?
Rick Mayall      

17)  Who had a 1969 number one hit with the instrumental ‘Albatross’?
  Fleetwood Mac  

18)  Science, what is the lightest element in the periodic table?
    Hydrogen

19)  Classical music, the Symphony No. 9 in E minor Op. 95, popularly known as the ‘New World Symphony’, was composed by which Czech composer?
  Dvorak    

20)  History, in which battle was Horatio Nelson fatally wounded?     Trafalgar

21)  Food and drink, which Leicestershire town is famous for its pork pies?       Melton Mobray

22)  Geography, which range of mountains separates France from Spain?    Pyrenees  

23)  Literature, who wrote ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’?
   Roald Dahl  

24)  What does the Dewey Decimal System classify?  
  Books

25)  ♪♫Come gather 'round people
          Wherever you roam
          And admit that the waters
          Around you have grown
          And accept it that soon
          You'll be drenched to the bone.
           If your time to you is worth savin'♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?
      The Times They Are a Changin’

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which occupation would you ‘take silk’?
Barrister / Solicitor      

BQ2)  What craft trade was the primary occupation of William Shakespeare’s father John?
Glove maker or whittawer (leather worker)        

BQ3)  As of today 15-3-19, what governmental post does Tory Politician Philip Hammond hold?
Chancellor of the Exchequer    

BQ4)  What occupation  are people trained to draw blood from a patient (mostly from veins) for clinical or medical testing, called?
     Phlebotomist

BQ5)  What would a Cordwainer make?
      Shoes  

STINKER)  Which fictional characters on TV come from the planet of Skaro?        The Daleks

TRICKY)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?
     Wren
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on Sat Mar 16 2019, 11:08
Thanks Ray for all your hard work.
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on Sat Mar 16 2019, 12:41
Thank you Marie, well done you.
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on Mon Mar 18 2019, 17:48
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once again.
Come on down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19

1)  Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘I’m Alive ? THE HOLLIES

2)  Geography, which American state is nicknamed ‘The Lone Star State’? TEXAS

3)  TV, what was the name of the police officer in the cartoon ‘Top Cat’? OFFICER DIBBLE

4)  Film, In what 1995 film does Morgan Freeman play a prison inmate called Red?

5)  Which mythical bird is said to rise from its own ashes? PHOENIX

6)  Food and drink, what French phrase meaning `from the menu` is often used in a restaurant? A LA CARTE

7)  Science, how is deoxyribonucleic acid better known?

8 )  What European car maker uses the advertising slogan ‘The Ultimate Driving Machine’? AUDI

9)  Sport, who managed England’s 1966 World Cup winning football team? ALF RAMSEY

10)  History, who monarch ruled England from 1837 to 1901? QUEEN VICTORIA

11)  From what musical does the song 'Ol’ Man River’ come? SHOWBOAT

12)  What is xenophobia the fear of? ALIENS

13)  Literature, what are the two cities in Charles Dicken’s ‘A Tale of Two Cities’? LONDON AND PARIS

14)  What word represents the letter `S` in the NATO phonetic alphabet? SIERRA

15)  Film, what 1960 western was based on the Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film `The Seven Samurai`? THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN

16)  TV, who played the boisterous and arrogant womanizer Lord Flashheart in the Blackadder II comedy?

17)  Who had a 1969 number one hit with the instrumental ‘Albatross’? FLEETWOOD MAC

18)  Science, what is the lightest element in the periodic table?

19)  Classical music, the Symphony No. 9 in E minor Op. 95, popularly known as the ‘New World Symphony’, was composed by which Czech composer? LISZT

20)  History, in which battle was Horatio Nelson fatally wounded? TRAFALGAR

21)  Food and drink, which Leicestershire town is famous for its pork pies? MELTON MOWBRAY

22)  Geography, which range of mountains separates France from Spain? PYRENEES

23)  Literature, who wrote ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’?

24)  What does the Dewey Decimal System classify?

25)  ♪♫Come gather 'round people
          Wherever you roam
          And admit that the waters
          Around you have grown
          And accept it that soon
          You'll be drenched to the bone.
           If your time to you is worth savin'♪♫

THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGIN BOB DYLAN

From what song are those the opening lines?

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which occupation would you ‘take silk’? LAWYER

BQ2)  What craft trade was the primary occupation of William Shakespeare’s father John?

BQ3)  As of today 15-3-19, what governmental post does Tory Politician Philip Hammond hold? BUSINESS LEADER

BQ4)  What occupation  are people trained to draw blood from a patient (mostly from veins) for clinical or medical testing, called? PHLEBOTOMIST

BQ5)  What would a Cordwainer make?

STINKER)  Which fictional characters on TV come from the planet of Skaro? THE DALEKS

TRICKY)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin? ROBIN



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on Mon Mar 18 2019, 18:15
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once again.
Come on down here to the Reject’s Bar.
Get settled with your favourite drink.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.

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

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19

1)  Who had a 1965 number one hit with ‘I’m Alive ?      THE HOLLIES WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

2)  Geography, which American state is nicknamed ‘The Lone Star State’?   TEXAS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

3)  TV, what was the name of the police officer in the cartoon ‘Top Cat’?   OFFICER DIBBLE WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

4)  Film, In what 1995 film does Morgan Freeman play a prison inmate called Red?

5)  Which mythical bird is said to rise from its own ashes?   PHOENIX WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

6)  Food and drink, what French phrase meaning `from the menu` is often used in a restaurant?  A LA CARTE WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

7)  Science, how is deoxyribonucleic acid better known?

8 )  What European car maker uses the advertising slogan ‘The Ultimate Driving Machine’?    AUDI

9)  Sport, who managed England’s 1966 World Cup winning football team?  ALF RAMSEY WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

10)  History, who monarch ruled England from 1837 to 1901?    QUEEN VICTORIA WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

11)  From what musical does the song 'Ol’ Man River’ come?    SHOWBOAT WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

12)  What is xenophobia the fear of?   ALIENS

13)  Literature, what are the two cities in Charles Dicken’s ‘A Tale of Two Cities’?   LONDON AND PARIS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

14)  What word represents the letter `S` in the NATO phonetic alphabet?  SIERRA WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

15)  Film, what 1960 western was based on the Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film `The Seven Samurai`?  THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

16)  TV, who played the boisterous and arrogant womanizer Lord Flashheart in the Blackadder II comedy?

17)  Who had a 1969 number one hit with the instrumental ‘Albatross’?  FLEETWOOD MAC WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

18)  Science, what is the lightest element in the periodic table?

19)  Classical music, the Symphony No. 9 in E minor Op. 95, popularly known as the ‘New World Symphony’, was composed by which Czech composer?   LISZT

20)  History, in which battle was Horatio Nelson fatally wounded?   TRAFALGAR WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

21)  Food and drink, which Leicestershire town is famous for its pork pies?   MELTON MOWBRAY WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

22)  Geography, which range of mountains separates France from Spain?   PYRENEES WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

23)  Literature, who wrote ‘Charlie & The Chocolate Factory’?

24)  What does the Dewey Decimal System classify?

25)  ♪♫Come gather 'round people
          Wherever you roam
          And admit that the waters
          Around you have grown
          And accept it that soon
          You'll be drenched to the bone.
           If your time to you is worth savin'♪♫

THE TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGIN     BOB DYLAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

From what song are those the opening lines?

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  In which occupation would you ‘take silk’?   LAWYER WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ2)  What craft trade was the primary occupation of William Shakespeare’s father John?

BQ3)  As of today 15-3-19, what governmental post does Tory Politician Philip Hammond hold?   BUSINESS LEADER

BQ4)  What occupation  are people trained to draw blood from a patient (mostly from veins) for clinical or medical testing, called?   PHLEBOTOMIST WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ5)  What would a Cordwainer make?

STINKER)  Which fictional characters on TV come from the planet of Skaro?     THE DALEKS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 154235300

TRICKY)  Which bird featured on a Farthing coin?   ROBIN

evening Ray back from Skeggy , took your advise
and had a bash tonight WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 15-3-19 - Page 2 709307421

An excellent bit of quizzing Gassey.

Hope you had a great weekend.
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