Share
Go down
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 20:00
First topic message reminder :

A very Good Evening to you lovely Rejects
It’s Friday night once more, Blimey O’Riley!!!!!!!
Get settled with your favourite tipple.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

1) Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Maggie May’?

2) Geography, where in Scotland would you find the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace?

3) TV, running from 1995 to 2001, who played the title role in ‘Kavanagh QC’?

4) Film, what is Hugh Grant's occupation in the hit 1999 movie "Notting Hill"?

5) An ampersand on a keyboard is a symbol for which word?

6) Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is Zinfandel?

7) Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?

8 ) On the road, ANPR might automatically detect and read your what?

9) Sport, who is the current manager of Premiership football team Manchester City?

10) History, who ruled England from 1910 to 1936?

11) From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?

12) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘Q’?

13) Literature, which famous book by Herman Melville opens with the line `Call Me Ishmael`?

14) Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?

15) Film, who played the secret agent Harry Palmer in the 1962 film ‘The Ipcress File’?

16) TV, which actor played the detective Columbo?

17) Who had a 1979 number one hit with ‘Heart of Glass’?

18) Science, The stirrup, the smallest bone in humans, is found in which part of the body?

19) Classical music, which French composer wrote a series of piano pieces called ‘Gymnopodies’

20) History, who did Queen Elizabeth’s sister Princess Margaret marry in May 1960?

21) Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Feta’?

22) What Is The Capital Of Finland?

23) Literature, according to William Shakespeare, whose last words were “Et tu, Brute”?

24) Which military base in North Kentucky holds the US Gold Reserves?

25) ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song featured in the film ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ are those the opening lines?

TV SITCOMS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) Running from 1992 to 1998, which comedy starred Martin Clunes and Neil Morrisey?

BQ2) Which comedian played the leading role in the comedy series `Sorry`?

BQ3) What was the name of the sitcom which ran from 1998 to 2000 and was set in the fictional factory of HWD Components, starring Victoria Woods, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie?

BQ4) In which sitcom which ran from 1974 to 1985, would Mr Humphries utter his line “I’m free’?

BQ5) TV, played by the actor Geoffrey Hughes, ‘Onslow’ is a character in which TV comedy series which ran from 1990 to 1995?

STINKER) In France who are nicknamed the ‘Kepis Blancs’, which translates as White Hats?

TRICKY) Which word links a type of bread and a cut of precious stone?

weatherwax
weatherwax
Posts : 4428
Join date : 2013-12-09
Age : 69
Location : Southport

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 21:53
WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 LightOptimalAuklet-size_restricted    Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing
jo anne
jo anne
Posts : 4482
Join date : 2015-06-04

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 22:00
Thanks, Ray Smile
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 22:21
@weatherwax wrote:WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 LightOptimalAuklet-size_restricted    Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing


Cheers WW, what a brilliant round from you.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 22:21
@jo anne wrote:Thanks, Ray Smile

Cheers Jo Anne, you played a blinder.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Fri May 10 2019, 22:39
Very well played to all tonight's quizzers, the usual high standard.

Yours truly is taking a break from quizzing now and having a few scoops.

I'll mark latecomers and post the answers tomorrow.

Night night.
avatar
marieM
Posts : 991
Join date : 2013-12-10

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Quiz

on Sat May 11 2019, 06:54
1. Rod Stewart
2. Edinburgh
3. John Thaw
4.
5. And
6.
7. Pancreas
8.
9. Pep Guadeola
10. George v
11.
12.
13.
14.Monster Raving Looney Party
15. Michael Caine
16.
17.
18 Ear
19.
20. Anthony Armstrong Jones
21. Cheese
22. Helsinki
23. Julius Caesar
24. Fort Knox

BBq1 Men Behaving Badly
2. Ronnie Corbett
3. Men behaving Badly
4. Are you being Served
5. Are you being Served

Stinker Foreign Legion




























raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sat May 11 2019, 09:53
@marieM wrote:1. Rod Stewart WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
2. Edinburgh WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
3. John Thaw WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
4.
5. And WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
6.
7. Pancreas WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
8.
9. Pep Guadeola WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
10. George v WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
11.
12.
13.
14.Monster Raving Looney Party WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
15. Michael Caine WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
16.
17.
18 Ear WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
19.
20. Anthony Armstrong Jones WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
21. Cheese WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
22. Helsinki WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
23. Julius Caesar WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
24. Fort Knox WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

BBq1 Men Behaving Badly WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
      2. Ronnie Corbett WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
      3. Men behaving Badly WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
      4. Are you being Served WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
      5. Are you being Served WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

Stinker  Foreign Legion WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300


A really super bit of quizzing Marie, very well done.




























raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sat May 11 2019, 09:59
Very well done to all last night's / this morning's quizzers, a very high standard as usual



WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 10-5-19

1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Maggie May’?
    Rod Stewart

2)  Geography, where in Scotland would you find the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace?  
  Edinburgh  

3)  TV, running from 1995 to 2001, who played the title role in ‘Kavanagh QC’?
John Thaw    

4)  Film, what is Hugh Grant's occupation in the hit 1999 movie "Notting Hill"?
Bookshop owner    

5)  An ampersand on a keyboard is a symbol for which word?
‘And’    

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is Zinfandel?
    A wine grape / wine made from this grape 

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?
    The Pancreas

8 )  On the road, ANPR might automatically detect and read your what?
    Number plate

9)  Sport, who is the current manager of Premiership football team Manchester City?
Pep Guardiola    

10)  History, who ruled England from 1910 to 1936?
King George V  

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?
  Evita

12)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘Q’?
  Quebec

13)  Literature, which famous book by Herman Melville opens with the line `Call Me Ishmael`?
Moby Dick    

14)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?
  Monster Raving Looney Party

15)  Film, who played the secret agent Harry Palmer in the 1962 film ‘The Ipcress File’?
Michael Caine  

16)  TV, which actor played the detective Columbo?
  Peter Falk

17)  Who had a 1979 number one hit with ‘Heart of Glass’?
      Blondie

18)  Science, The stirrup, the smallest bone in humans, is found in which part of the body?
The ear    

19)  Classical music, which French composer wrote a series of piano pieces called ‘Gymnopodies’
Erik Satie  

20)  History, who did Queen Elizabeth’s sister Princess Margaret marry in May 1960?
  Anthony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon

21)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Feta’?
  Cheese  

22)  What Is The Capital Of Finland?
  Helsinki  

23)  Literature, according to William Shakespeare, whose last words were “Et tu, Brute”?
Julius Caesar  

24)  Which military base in North Kentucky holds the US Gold Reserves?
Fort Knox  

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song featured in the film ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ are those the opening lines?
 The Windmills of Your Mind    


TV SITCOMS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Running from 1992 to 1998, which comedy starred Martin Clunes and Neil Morrisey?
      Men Behaving Badly

BQ2)  Which comedian played the leading role in the comedy series `Sorry`?
Ronnie Corbett    

BQ3)  What was the name of the sitcom which ran from 1998 to 2000 and was set in the fictional factory of HWD Components, starring Victoria Woods, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie?
    Dinnerladies

BQ4)  In which sitcom which ran from 1974 to 1985, would Mr Humphries utter his line “I’m free’?
  Are You Being Servred?  

BQ5)  TV, played by the actor Geoffrey Hughes, ‘Onslow’ is a character in which TV comedy series which ran from 1990 to 1995?
Keeping Up Appearances        

STINKER)  In France who are nicknamed the ‘Kepis Blancs’, which translates as ‘White Hats’?
  Foreign Legion  

TRICKY)  Which word links a type of bread and a cut of precious stone?
  Baguette
avatar
marieM
Posts : 991
Join date : 2013-12-10

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sat May 11 2019, 11:08
Thanks Ray for all your hard work.
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sat May 11 2019, 13:01
@marieM wrote:Thanks Ray for all your hard work.

Thank you Marie, you're very welcome.

Blimey, you were on early!!!!!!, I'm in the land of nod at that time.
Corky Ringspot
Corky Ringspot
Posts : 54037
Join date : 2013-12-04
Location : Up a nick in Russia

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sun May 12 2019, 20:48
Better late than never Very Happy



1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Maggie May’? Rod Stewart

2)  Geography, where in Scotland would you find the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace? Edinburgh

3)  TV, running from 1995 to 2001, who played the title role in ‘Kavanagh QC’? John Thaw

4)  Film, what is Hugh Grant's occupation in the hit 1999 movie "Notting Hill"? Posh Type

5)  An ampersand on a keyboard is a symbol for which word? and

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is Zinfandel? Bread

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body? Pancreas

8 )  On the road, ANPR might automatically detect and read your what? car reg

9)  Sport, who is the current manager of Premiership football team Manchester City? ?

10)  History, who ruled England from 1910 to 1936? George IV

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come? ??????????/

12)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘Q’? Quebec

13)  Literature, which famous book by Herman Melville opens with the line `Call Me Ishmael`? Moby Dick

14)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party? Official Monster Raving Loony

15)  Film, who played the secret agent Harry Palmer in the 1962 film ‘The Ipcress File’? M Caine

16)  TV, which actor played the detective Columbo? Peter Falk

17)  Who had a 1979 number one hit with ‘Heart of Glass’? Blondie

18)  Science, The stirrup, the smallest bone in humans, is found in which part of the body? Ear

19)  Classical music, which French composer wrote a series of piano pieces called ‘Gymnopodies’ Bizet

20)  History, who did Queen Elizabeth’s sister Princess Margaret marry in May 1960? Anthony Armstrong

21)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Feta’? Cheese

22)  What Is The Capital Of Finland? Filandia

23)  Literature, according to William Shakespeare, whose last words were “Et tu, Brute”? Julius Caesar

24)  Which military base in North Kentucky holds the US Gold Reserves? Fort Knox

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song featured in the film ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ are those the opening lines? Windmills of your mind

TV SITCOMS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Running from 1992 to 1998, which comedy starred Martin Clunes and Neil Morrisey? Men Behaving Badly

BQ2)  Which comedian played the leading role in the comedy series `Sorry`? Ronnie Corbett

BQ3)  What was the name of the sitcom which ran from 1998 to 2000 and was set in the fictional factory of HWD Components, starring Victoria Woods, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie? Dinnerladies

BQ4)  In which sitcom which ran from 1974 to 1985, would Mr Humphries utter his line “I’m free’? Are You Being Served

BQ5)  TV, played by the actor Geoffrey Hughes, ‘Onslow’ is a character in which TV comedy series which ran from 1990 to 1995? Keeping Up Appearances

STINKER)  In France who are nicknamed the ‘Kepis Blancs’, which translates as White Hats? Foreign Legion

TRICKY)  Which word links a type of bread and a cut of precious stone? Facet?
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Sun May 12 2019, 23:01
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Better late than never  Very Happy



1)  Who had a 1971 number one hit with ‘Maggie May’?  Rod Stewart WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

2)  Geography, where in Scotland would you find the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace?  Edinburgh WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

3)  TV, running from 1995 to 2001, who played the title role in ‘Kavanagh QC’?   John Thaw WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

4)  Film, what is Hugh Grant's occupation in the hit 1999 movie "Notting Hill"?   Posh Type

5)  An ampersand on a keyboard is a symbol for which word?   and WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

6)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is Zinfandel?  Bread

7)  Science, which organ produces Insulin in the body?   Pancreas WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

8 )  On the road, ANPR might automatically detect and read your what?    car reg WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

9)  Sport, who is the current manager of Premiership football team Manchester City?  ?

10)  History, who ruled England from 1910 to 1936?  George IV

11)  From what Andrew Lloyd-Webber / Tim Rice musical does the song ‘Another Suitcase in Another Hall’ come?  ??????????/

12)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word is used for the letter ‘Q’?   Quebec WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

13)  Literature, which famous book by Herman Melville opens with the line `Call Me Ishmael`?  Moby Dick WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

14)  Screaming Lord Such was the leader of which political party?  Official Monster Raving Loony WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

15)  Film, who played the secret agent Harry Palmer in the 1962 film ‘The Ipcress File’?  M Caine WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

16)  TV, which actor played the detective Columbo?   Peter Falk WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

17)  Who had a 1979 number one hit with ‘Heart of Glass’?  Blondie WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

18)  Science, The stirrup, the smallest bone in humans, is found in which part of the body?  Ear WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

19)  Classical music, which French composer wrote a series of piano pieces called ‘Gymnopodies’  Bizet

20)  History, who did Queen Elizabeth’s sister Princess Margaret marry in May 1960?  Anthony Armstrong WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

21)  Food and drink, what type of foodstuff is ‘Feta’?     Cheese WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

22)  What Is The Capital Of Finland?  Filandia

23)  Literature, according to William Shakespeare, whose last words were “Et tu, Brute”?  Julius Caesar
WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300
24)  Which military base in North Kentucky holds the US Gold Reserves?   Fort Knox WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

25)  ♪♫Round like a circle in a spiral, like a wheel within a wheel
          Never ending or beginning on an ever spinning reel
          Like a snowball down a mountain, or a carnival balloon
          Like a carousel that's turning running rings around the moon♪♫

From what song featured in the film ‘The Thomas Crown Affair’ are those the opening lines?  Windmills of your mind WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

TV SITCOMS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  Running from 1992 to 1998, which comedy starred Martin Clunes and Neil Morrisey?  Men Behaving Badly WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ2)  Which comedian played the leading role in the comedy series `Sorry`?  Ronnie Corbett WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ3)  What was the name of the sitcom which ran from 1998 to 2000 and was set in the fictional factory of HWD Components, starring Victoria Woods, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie?  Dinnerladies WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ4)  In which sitcom which ran from 1974 to 1985, would Mr Humphries utter his line “I’m free’?  Are You Being Served WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ5)  TV, played by the actor Geoffrey Hughes, ‘Onslow’ is a character in which TV comedy series which ran from 1990 to 1995?    Keeping Up Appearances WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

STINKER)  In France who are nicknamed the ‘Kepis Blancs’, which translates as White Hats?  Foreign Legion WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 154235300

TRICKY)  Which word links a type of bread and a cut of precious stone?   Facet?

As you say, better late than never.

A good solid bit of quizzing Mester Corky, well done.
Corky Ringspot
Corky Ringspot
Posts : 54037
Join date : 2013-12-04
Location : Up a nick in Russia

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Mon May 13 2019, 17:56
Cheers, Ray. Thanks again. WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 709307421
raymyjamie
raymyjamie
Posts : 15161
Join date : 2013-12-12
Location : Howfen near the Hindley border

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

on Mon May 13 2019, 21:25
@Corky Ringspot wrote:Cheers, Ray.  Thanks again.  WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 709307421

You're very welcome Corky.

Cracking effort from you.
Sponsored content

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19 - Page 2 Empty Re: WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 10-5-19

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