Share
Go down
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:00
A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

1) Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?

2) Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco?

3) TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’?

4) Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films?

5) What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of?

6) Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’?

7) Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil?

8 ) What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model?

9) Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium?

10) History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site?

11) From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come?

12) In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament?

13) Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns?

14) With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov?

15) Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise?

16) TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane?

17) Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?

18) Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound?

19) Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan?

20) History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215?

21) Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made?

22) Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city?

23) Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."?

24) Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman?

25) ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
Your clothes are all made by Balmain
And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
You live in a fancy apartment
Off the Boulevard St. Michel
Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫

From what song are those the opening lines?

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US?

BQ2) In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’?

BQ3) Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country?

BQ4) ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland

BQ5) In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge?

STINKER) Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?

TRICKY) Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?
Corky Ringspot
Corky Ringspot
Posts : 54179
Join date : 2013-12-04
Location : Up a nick in Russia

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:05


1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’? Chubby Checker

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? San Andreas

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? Alan davies

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films? Eddie Murphy

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of? Words

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’? green snot

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil? AAAGGH

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model? Bentley

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium? Halifax

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site? The globe

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come? ????

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament? Black Rod

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns? Farenheit 273

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov? Chess

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise? Star Wars

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane? Steptoe & son

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’? ???????

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound? Mach 1

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan? Mikado

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215? Magna Carta

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made? Crocus

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city? Pompei

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."? ??????

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman?

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
   
From what song are those the opening lines? Where do you go to my lovely

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US? Golden Gate

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’? Venice

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country? Sydney Harbour bridge

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland Anglsea

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge? ?????

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’? Handel

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat? Nice
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:08
@Corky Ringspot wrote:

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?   Chubby Checker

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? San Andreas

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’?  Alan davies

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films?  Eddie Murphy

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of?  Words

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’?  green snot

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil?  AAAGGH

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model?   Bentley

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium?  Halifax

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site?  The globe

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come? ????

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament?   Black Rod

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns?  Farenheit 273 451

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov?  Chess

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise?  Star Wars

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane?  Steptoe & son

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?  ???????

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound?   Mach 1

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan?   Mikado

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215?  Magna Carta

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made?  Crocus

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city?  Pompei

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."?  ??????

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman?

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
   
From what song are those the opening lines?  Where do you go to my lovely

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US?   Golden Gate

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’?  Venice

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country?  Sydney Harbour bridge

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland   Anglsea

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge?   ?????

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?  Handel

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?  Nice

Evening Corky.

A very excellent score of 18 correct in super dooper time, blimey!!!!
Corky Ringspot
Corky Ringspot
Posts : 54179
Join date : 2013-12-04
Location : Up a nick in Russia

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:22
Thanks again, Ray. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 709307421


A bit more thinking time and I'd have got the guacamole one. But I reckon if I don't dwell, the brain doesn't seize. Very Happy
maureen
maureen
Posts : 3440
Join date : 2014-07-28
Location : Wigan

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:23
1 David Bowie
2 San Andreas
5 Words
6 Avocado
10 The Globe
11 Gigi
12 Blavk rod
16 Steptoe ad son
17 Rod Stewart
18 Mach 1
19 Madam Butterfly
20 Magna Carta
21 Crocus
22 Naples
24 Fluff
25 Ehere do you go to my lovely

Bq1 Golden gate
2 Venice
3 Sydney Harbour
4 Anglesey.

Tricky..Marseilles.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:25
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Thanks again, Ray. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 709307421


A bit more thinking time and I'd have got the guacamole one.  But I reckon if I don't dwell, the brain doesn't seize. Very Happy

Cheers Corky.

I can't believe how fast you did the quiz, well done.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:26
@maureen wrote:1 David Bowie
2 San Andreas
5 Words
6 Avocado
10 The Globe
11 Gigi
12 Blavk rod
16 Steptoe ad son
17 Rod Stewart
18 Mach 1
19 Madam Butterfly
20 Magna Carta
21 Crocus
22 Naples
24 Fluff
25 Ehere do you go to my lovely

Bq1 Golden gate
    2 Venice
    3 Sydney Harbour
    4 Anglesey.

   Tricky..Marseilles.

Evening Mo.

A really excellent 18 correct, well done you.
AWP1983
AWP1983
Posts : 169
Join date : 2017-06-20
Age : 35
Location : Newtown

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:33
2) San Andreas Fault
3) Alan Davis?
4) Beverly Hills Cop
5) Words?
6) Avocado 
7) 212F
10) The Globe Theatre 
12) Usher of the Black Rod
13) Fahrenheit 451
14) Chess
15) Star Wars
16) Steptoe and Son
18) Supersonic
19) 'The Mikado'
20) The Magna Carta
21) Crocus
22) Naples

BQ1) The Golden Gate Bridge
BQ2) Venice
BQ3) The Sydney Harbour Bridge
BQ4) Anglesey
BQ5) Ambleside

Stinker - Johann Bach?
jo anne
jo anne
Posts : 4524
Join date : 2015-06-04

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:34
Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) san andayas
3) Alan Davies
4)
5) words
6) avocado
7)
8 ) rolls Royce
9)
10) the globe
11)
12) The speaker
13)
14) chess
15) Star Wars
16) steptoe and son
17)
18) sonic
19) mikado
20) manga carta
21) crocus
22)
23) gone with the wind
24)
25) where do you go to my lovely?

BQ1)
BQ2) venice
BQ3)
BQ4) Anglesey
BQ5)

STINKER) Mozart
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:36
@AWP1983 wrote:2) San Andreas Fault
3) Alan Davis?
4) Beverly Hills Cop
5) Words?
6) Avocado 
7) 212F
10) The Globe Theatre 
12) Usher of the Black Rod
13) Fahrenheit 451
14) Chess
15) Star Wars
16) Steptoe and Son
18) Supersonic
19) 'The Mikado'
20) The Magna Carta
21) Crocus
22) Naples

BQ1) The Golden Gate Bridge
BQ2) Venice
BQ3) The Sydney Harbour Bridge
BQ4) Anglesey
BQ5) Ambleside

Stinker - Johann Bach?

Evening AWP.

An impressive 22 correct, well done.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:38
@jo anne wrote:Evening, Ray Smile
1)
2) san andayas
3) Alan Davies
4)
5) words
6) avocado
7)
8 ) rolls Royce
9)
10) the globe
11)
12) The speaker
13)
14) chess
15) Star Wars
16) steptoe and son
17)
18) sonic
19) mikado
20) manga carta
21) crocus
22)
23) gone with the wind
24)
25) where do you go to my lovely?

BQ1)
BQ2) venice
BQ3)
BQ4) Anglesey
BQ5)

STINKER) Mozart

Evening Jo Anne.

An excellent 14 correct, well done.
AWP1983
AWP1983
Posts : 169
Join date : 2017-06-20
Age : 35
Location : Newtown

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:38
Thanks Ray  Very Happy
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:39
@AWP1983 wrote:Thanks Ray  Very Happy

You're very welcome AWP.

Cracking quizzing from you.
Gassey
Gassey
Posts : 2397
Join date : 2016-10-18
Age : 66
Location : Pemberton

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:46
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’? CHRIS MONTEZ

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? SAN ANDREAS

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? ALAN DAVIES

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films? BEVERLY HILLS COP

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of? HANDWRITING

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’?

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil? 212

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model? LOTUS

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium?
HUDDERSFIELD

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site? THE GLOBE THEATRE

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come?

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament?
BLACK ROD

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns?

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov? CHESS

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise? STAR WARS

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane? STEPTOE AND SON

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’? ROD STEWART

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound? SUPERSONIC

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan?

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215? THE MAGNA CARTA

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made? CROCUS

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city? NAPLES

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."?

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman?
FLUFF

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
WHERE DO YOU GO TO MY LOVLEY PETER SARSTEDT
   
From what song are those the opening lines?

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US? GOLDEN GATE

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’? VENICE

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country?

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland ANGLSEY

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge? AMBLESIDE

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’? BACH

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?
Lima Lima
Lima Lima
Posts : 1434
Join date : 2014-01-25
Age : 45

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:47
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? San Andreas fault

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? Alan Davies?

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films? Beverley hills cop

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of? Handwriting?

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’? Avocado

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil? 220

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model? Lotus

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium? Huddersfield

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site? The globe

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come? Gigi?

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament? Black rod

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns? Fahrenheit 51?

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov? Chess

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise? Star Wars

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane? Steptoe and son?

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound? Sonic barrier?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan? The mikado

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215? Manga carta

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made? Tulips?

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city? Naples?

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."? Jamaica inn

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman? Fluff

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
   
From what song are those the opening lines? Where do you go to my lovely

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US? Golden Gate Bridge

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’? Venice

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country? Sydney harbour bridge!

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland Anglesey

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge? Windermere?

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?
blimey Charlie Ray! We’ve had a howler?
jo anne
jo anne
Posts : 4524
Join date : 2015-06-04

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:47
Thanks, Ray Smile
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:54
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?  CHRIS MONTEZ

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco?  SAN ANDREAS

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? ALAN DAVIES

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films?  BEVERLY HILLS COP

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of?  HANDWRITING

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’?

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil?    212  

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model?  LOTUS

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium?
HUDDERSFIELD

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site?  THE GLOBE THEATRE

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come?

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament?
BLACK ROD

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns?

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov?  CHESS

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise?  STAR WARS

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane?   STEPTOE AND SON

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?   ROD STEWART

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound?    SUPERSONIC

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan?

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215?  THE MAGNA CARTA

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made?  CROCUS

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city?  NAPLES

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."?

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman?
  FLUFF

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
  WHERE DO YOU GO TO MY LOVLEY     PETER SARSTEDT
   
From what song are those the opening lines?

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US?   GOLDEN GATE

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’?   VENICE

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country?

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland   ANGLSEY

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge?  AMBLESIDE

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?  BACH

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?

Evening Gassey.

An impressive 23 correct, very well done.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:58
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? San Andreas fault

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? Alan Davies?

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films? Beverley hills cop

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of? Handwriting?

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’? Avocado

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil? 220

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model? Lotus

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium? Huddersfield

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site? The globe

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come? Gigi?

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament? Black rod

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns? Fahrenheit 51?

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov? Chess

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise? Star Wars

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane? Steptoe and son?

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound? Sonic barrier?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan? The mikado

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215? Manga carta

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made? Tulips?

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city? Naples?

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."? Jamaica inn

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman? Fluff

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
   
From what song are those the opening lines? Where do you go to my lovely

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US? Golden Gate Bridge

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’? Venice

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country? Sydney harbour bridge!

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland Anglesey

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge? Windermere?

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?
blimey Charlie Ray!  We’ve had a howler?

Evening LL.

You've had a cracker LL, 22 correct, well done.

Even I'll admit there are a few stinkers in there tonight, including the STINKER!!!!!!
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 20:59
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

You're very welcome JA, well played you.
Lima Lima
Lima Lima
Posts : 1434
Join date : 2014-01-25
Age : 45

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:04
@raymyjamie wrote:
@Lima Lima wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s our favourite time of the week again LOL !!!!!!!!
Get down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get settled in your spot.
Let’s have bangin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19    

1)  Who had a 1962 UK hit single with ‘Let’s Dance’?

2)  Geography, what is the name of the fault in the earth’s crust that causes the earthquakes around San Francisco? San Andreas fault

3)  TV, who played the title character in the BBC series ‘Jonathan Creek’? Alan Davies?

4)  Film, Eddie Murphy plays Detective Axel Foley in what series of films? Beverley hills cop

5)  What is ‘Lexicology’ the study of? Handwriting?

6)  Food and drink, what is the main ingredient of the dip ‘Guacamole’? Avocado

7)  Science, at what temperature Fahrenheit does water boil? 220

8 )  What British car manufacturer produces the luxury sports car ‘Elise’ model? Lotus

9)  Sport, which Rugby League team play their home matches at The Kirklees Stadium / John Smith’s Stadium? Huddersfield

10)  History, what was the name of the London theatre that was built by William Shakespeare’s acting company in 1599, that was demolished in 1644, and a replica rebuilt in 1997 on the same site? The globe

11)  From what 1958 film musical does the song ‘The Night They Invented Champagne’ come? Gigi?

12)  In the UK, which official does The Queen send to summon The Commons to her state opening of Parliament? Black rod

13)  Literature, what 1953 novel by Ray Bradbury was named after the temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns? Fahrenheit 51?

14)  With what game would you associate Gary Kasparov? Chess

15)  Film, Harrison Ford played the Pilot Hans Solo in which film franchise? Star Wars

16)  TV, which comedy duo lived in Oil Drum Lane? Steptoe and son?

17)  Who had a 1972 number one hit with ‘You Wear it Well’?

18)  Science, what is the technical name for the speed of sound? Sonic barrier?

19)  Which Gilbert and Sullivan comic opera is set in Japan? The mikado

20)  History, what was ‘signed’ with a wax seal at Runnymede in the year 1215? Manga carta

21)  Food and drink, from which flower is the spice Saffron made? Tulips?

22)  Geography, Mount Vesuvius overlooks which modern Italian city? Naples?

23)  Literature, which 1938 novel by Daphne du Maurier begins with the famous line "Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again."? Jamaica inn

24)  Famous for presenting ‘Pick of the Pops’ from 1961 to 2000, what was the nickname of DJ Alan Freeman? Fluff

25)  ♪♫ You talk like Marlene Dietrich
           And you dance like Zizi Jeanmaire
           Your clothes are all made by Balmain
           And there's diamonds and pearls in your hair, yes there are
           You live in a fancy apartment
           Off the Boulevard St. Michel
           Where you keep your Rolling Stones records
           And a friend of Sacha Distel, yes you do♪♫
   
From what song are those the opening lines? Where do you go to my lovely

BRIDGES BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Which bridge spans San Franciso Bay in the US? Golden Gate Bridge

BQ2)  In which European city would you find ‘The Bridge of Sighs’? Venice

BQ3)  Which bridge is known as ‘The Coathanger’ in its native country? Sydney harbour bridge!

BQ4)  ‘The Menai Suspension Bridge’ connects which island to the UK mainland Anglesey

BQ5)  In which Lake District town is the famous 17th century ‘Bridge House’, literally a house built on to a stone bridge? Windermere?

STINKER)  Which German composer wrote the collection of preludes and fugues for solo keyboard, which use all 24 major and minor keys known as ‘The Well Tempered Clavier’?

TRICKY)  Which French town is famed for its manufacture of Nougat?
blimey Charlie Ray!  We’ve had a howler?

Evening LL.

You've had a cracker LL, 22 correct, well done.

Even I'll admit there are a few stinkers in there tonight, including the STINKER!!!!!!

It would’ve been 23 if I’d gone with my gut over daphne de maurier. I put Rebecca first then changed my mind. Gutted!
Gassey
Gassey
Posts : 2397
Join date : 2016-10-18
Age : 66
Location : Pemberton

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:06
evening Ray thanks for the quiz , always look forward
to fridays quiz and a few pints after da - da -da but not
tonight josephine Been to the dentist today as ive had
bad toothache for a while he found a wisdom tooth cracked
in half and has extracted it his advice no alchohol for 24 hours WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 3872706009
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:08
"It would’ve been 23 if I’d gone with my gut over daphne de maurier. I put Rebecca first then changed my mind. Gutted!"

LOL!!!!!, always the case isn't it, anyroad, you got an excellent score.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:10
@Gassey wrote:evening Ray thanks for the quiz , always look forward
to fridays quiz and a few pints after  da - da -da but not
tonight josephine    Been to the dentist today as ive had
bad toothache for a while  he found a wisdom tooth cracked
in half and has extracted it   his advice  no alchohol for 24 hours WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 3872706009

Cheers Gassey, you had a cracking round.

Sorry about your dental disasters, no alcohol on a Friday night, blimey O'Riley, what a nightmare.
maureen
maureen
Posts : 3440
Join date : 2014-07-28
Location : Wigan

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:16
Thanks again Ray..you're only good. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 709307421
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15332
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

on Fri Apr 05 2019, 21:17
@maureen wrote:Thanks again Ray..you're only good. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 709307421

Thanks Mo, very well played you WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 3530011831

See you tomorrow.
Sponsored content

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 5-4-19

Back to top
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum