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on Fri 28 Jun 2019, 20:00
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A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley it’s Friday again.
Come on down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get your favourite tipple.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19

1) Which all female band had a 1984 hit with the song 'Robert De Niro's Waiting''?

2) Geography, in which city would you find St Mark's Square and The Rialto Bridge?

3) TV, what was Francis De La Tour's character name in ‘Rising Damp’?

4) Film, the 1984 drama film ‘The Killing Fields’, about the Khmer Rouge, was set in what country?

5) A ‘Pony’ is slang for what amount of money?

6) Food and drink, what type of cheese would Italians traditionally sprinkle/grate on pasta?

7) Science, which Imperial unit of energy is equal to 746 watts?

8 ) Which car company makes the 4x4 model called the ‘Grand Vitara’?

9) Sport, which English Football League Two club play their home games at Boundary Park?

10) History, which historical figure is supposed to have said “Veni, Vidi, Vici, I came, I saw, I conquered”?

11) Popularised by Susan Boyle, from what musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come?

12) What is an Aldis Lamp used for?

13) Literature, which author wrote the book 'Pilgrims Progress?

14) In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word represents the letter `Z`?

15) Film, Ryan Gosling played a jazz pianist opposite Emma Stone in which 2017 American musical romantic comedy which won The Golden Globe award?

16) TV, how are chefs Dave Myers and Simon King better known?

17) Who had a UK number one hit in 1960 with ‘My Old Man’s A Dustman’?

18) Science, how many chambers are there in the human heart?

19) Classsical music, who wrote the opera `La Traviata`?

20) History, which former British colony gained independence on 15th August 1947?

21) Food and drink, which vegetable are ‘Hash Browns’ made from?

22) Geography, in which English county is the seaside town of Westward Ho!?

23) Literature, who wrote the 1895 science fiction novella ‘The Time Machine’?

24) On which part of the body would you normally wear a ‘Fascinator’?

25) ♪♫ Jai Guru Deva, Om
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world♪♫

From the second verse of what Beatles song are those lyrics?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1) What does a ‘Conchologist’ study?

BQ2) With what material does a ‘Wittawer’ work?

BQ3) What does a ‘Cartographer’ produce?

BQ4) What was a ‘Clippie’?

BQ5) What part of the body would a ‘Podiatrist’ treat?

STINKER) What does the acronym ‘WAP’ stand for in mobile phone technology?

TRICKY) What train would you find on platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross?

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on Sun 30 Jun 2019, 22:20
You're very welcome Mester Corky.

Very well Played last night.
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on Mon 01 Jul 2019, 14:23
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley it’s Friday again.
Come on  down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get your favourite tipple.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19

1)  Which all female band had a 1984 hit with the song 'Robert De Niro's Waiting''?
BANANARAMA

2)  Geography, in which city would you find St Mark's Square and The Rialto Bridge?
VENICE

3)  TV, what was Francis De La Tour's character name in ‘Rising Damp’? MISS JONES

4)  Film, the 1984 drama film ‘The Killing Fields’, about the Khmer Rouge, was set in what country?

5)  A ‘Pony’ is slang for what amount of money? £25

6)  Food and drink, what type of cheese would Italians traditionally sprinkle/grate on pasta? PARMESAN

7)  Science, which  Imperial  unit of energy is equal to 746 watts?

8 )  Which car company makes the 4x4 model called the ‘Grand Vitara’?

9)  Sport, which English Football League Two club play their home games at Boundary Park? OLDHAM

10)  History, which historical figure is supposed to have said “Veni, Vidi, Vici, I came, I saw, I conquered”? JULIUS CAESAR

11)  Popularised by Susan Boyle, from what musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come? LES MISERABLES

12)  What is an Aldis Lamp used for?

13)  Literature, which author wrote the book 'Pilgrims Progress? JOHN BUNYAN

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word represents the letter `Z`? ZULU

15)  Film, Ryan Gosling played a jazz pianist opposite Emma Stone in which 2017 American musical romantic comedy which won The Golden Globe award?

16)  TV, how are chefs Dave Myers and Simon King better known? HAIRY BIKERS

17)  Who had a UK number one hit in 1960 with ‘My Old Man’s A Dustman’? LONNY DONEGAN

18)  Science, how many chambers are there in the human heart? FOUR

19)  Classsical music, who wrote the opera `La Traviata`? BEETHOVEN

20)  History, which former British colony gained independence on 15th August 1947?
HONG KONG

21)  Food and drink, which vegetable are ‘Hash Browns’ made from?

22)  Geography, in which English county is the seaside town of Westward Ho!? DEVON

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1895 science fiction novella ‘The Time Machine’?

24)  On which part of the body would you normally wear a ‘Fascinator’? HEAD

25)  ♪♫ Jai Guru Deva, Om
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world♪♫
ACROSS THE UNIVERSE
From the second verse of what Beatles song are those lyrics?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What does a ‘Conchologist’ study?

BQ2)  With what material does a ‘Wittawer’ work?

BQ3)  What does a ‘Cartographer’ produce? MAPS

BQ4)  What was a ‘Clippie’? BUS CONDUCTOR

BQ5)  What part of the body would a ‘Podiatrist’ treat? FEET

STINKER)  What does the acronym ‘WAP’ stand for in mobile phone technology?

TRICKY)  What train would you find on platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross? HOGWARTS EXPRESS
Afternoon Ray , thanks a bunch for holding t'quiz
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on Mon 01 Jul 2019, 16:08
@Gassey wrote:
@raymyjamie wrote:A very Good Friday evening to you lovely Rejects
Blimey O’Riley it’s Friday again.
Come on  down here to the Rejects Bar.
Get your favourite tipple.
Let’s have a crackin’ quiz.
NSG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

GOOD LUCK

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19

1)  Which all female band had a 1984 hit with the song 'Robert De Niro's Waiting''?
BANANARAMA WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

2)  Geography, in which city would you find St Mark's Square and The Rialto Bridge?
VENICE WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

3)  TV, what was Francis De La Tour's character name in ‘Rising Damp’?  MISS JONES WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

4)  Film, the 1984 drama film ‘The Killing Fields’, about the Khmer Rouge, was set in what country?

5)  A ‘Pony’ is slang for what amount of money?   £25 WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

6)  Food and drink, what type of cheese would Italians traditionally sprinkle/grate on pasta?  PARMESAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

7)  Science, which  Imperial  unit of energy is equal to 746 watts?

8 )  Which car company makes the 4x4 model called the ‘Grand Vitara’?

9)  Sport, which English Football League Two club play their home games at Boundary Park?  OLDHAM WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

10)  History, which historical figure is supposed to have said “Veni, Vidi, Vici, I came, I saw, I conquered”?  JULIUS CAESAR WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

11)  Popularised by Susan Boyle, from what musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come?  LES MISERABLES WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

12)  What is an Aldis Lamp used for?

13)  Literature, which author wrote the book 'Pilgrims Progress?  JOHN BUNYAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word represents the letter `Z`?  ZULU WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

15)  Film, Ryan Gosling played a jazz pianist opposite Emma Stone in which 2017 American musical romantic comedy which won The Golden Globe award?

16)  TV, how are chefs Dave Myers and Simon King better known?  HAIRY BIKERS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

17)  Who had a UK number one hit in 1960 with ‘My Old Man’s A Dustman’?  LONNY DONEGAN WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

18)  Science, how many chambers are there in the human heart?  FOUR WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

19)  Classsical music, who wrote the opera `La Traviata`?  BEETHOVEN

20)  History, which former British colony gained independence on 15th August 1947?
HONG KONG

21)  Food and drink, which vegetable are ‘Hash Browns’ made from?

22)  Geography, in which English county is the seaside town of Westward Ho!?  DEVON WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1895 science fiction novella ‘The Time Machine’?

24)  On which part of the body would you normally wear a ‘Fascinator’?  HEAD WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

25)  ♪♫ Jai Guru Deva, Om
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world♪♫
  ACROSS THE UNIVERSE WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300
From the second verse of what Beatles song are those lyrics?


OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What does a ‘Conchologist’ study?

BQ2)  With what material does a ‘Wittawer’ work?

BQ3)  What does a ‘Cartographer’ produce?   MAPS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ4)  What was a ‘Clippie’?  BUS CONDUCTOR WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

BQ5)  What part of the body would a ‘Podiatrist’ treat?  FEET WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

STINKER)  What does the acronym ‘WAP’ stand for in mobile phone technology?

TRICKY)  What train would you find on platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross?  HOGWARTS EXPRESS WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 154235300

        Afternoon Ray , thanks a bunch for holding t'quiz
                        over WR Friday Night Pub Quiz 28-6-19 - Page 2 709307421

Cracking round of quizzing Gassy, well done.

No probs holding the answers over.
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on Mon 01 Jul 2019, 16:12
Well done to all? Friday night’s / today’s quizzers.

WR Friday Night Pub Quiz Answers 28-6-19

1)  Which all female band had a 1984 hit with the song 'Robert De Niro's Waiting''?
Bananarama

2)  Geography, in which city would you find St Mark's Square and The Rialto Bridge?  
Venice

3)  TV, what was Francis De La Tour's character name in ‘Rising Damp’?
 Miss Jones    

4)  Film, the 1984 drama film ‘The Killing Fields’, about the Khmer Rouge, was set in what country?
   Cambodia  

5)  A ‘Pony’ is slang for what amount of money?
£25      

6)  Food and drink, what type of cheese would Italians traditionally sprinkle/grate on pasta?
    Parmesan / Parmigarno Reggiano  

7)  Science, which  Imperial  unit of energy is equal to 746 watts?
 One Horse Power    

8 )  Which car company makes the 4x4 model called the ‘Grand Vitara’? -
Suzuki

9)  Sport, which English Football League Two club play their home games at Boundary Park?
    Oldham Athletic

10)  History, which historical figure is supposed to have said “Veni, Vidi, Vici, I came, I saw, I conquered”?
Julius Caesar      

11)  Popularised by Susan Boyle, from what musical does the song ‘I Dreamed a Dream’ come?
    Les Miserables  

12)  What is an Aldis Lamp used for?    
 Signalling (Morse code)

13)  Literature, which author wrote the book 'Pilgrims Progress?  
  John Bunyan

14)  In the NATO phonetic alphabet, what word represents the letter `Z`?
  Zulu    

15)  Film, Ryan Gosling played a jazz pianist opposite Emma Stone in which 2017 American musical romantic comedy which won The Golden Globe award?
La La Land    

16)  TV, how are chefs Dave Myers and Simon King better known?
The Hairy Bikers    

17)  Who had a UK number one hit in 1960 with ‘My Old Man’s A Dustman’?
 Lonnie Donegan          

18)  Science, how many chambers are there in the human heart?      
        Four

19)  Classsical music, who wrote the opera `La Traviata`?
             Giuseppe Verdi  

20)  History, which former British colony gained independence on 15th August 1947?
          India

21)  Food and drink, which vegetable are ‘Hash Browns’ made from?
          Potatoes

22)  Geography, in which English county is the seaside town of Westward Ho!?
     Devon

23)  Literature, who wrote the 1895 science fiction novella ‘The Time Machine’?
          H G Wells

24)  On which part of the body would you normally wear a ‘Fascinator’?        
      Head / Hair


25)  ♪♫ Jai Guru Deva, Om
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world
Nothing's gonna change my world♪♫

From the second verse of what Beatles song are those lyrics?
Across the Universe              

OCCUPATIONS BONUS QUESTIONS

BQ1)  What does a ‘Conchologist’ study?
    Shells

BQ2)  With what material does a ‘Wittawer’ work?
        Leather

BQ3)  What does a ‘Cartographer’ produce?
           Maps

BQ4)  What was a ‘Clippie’?
Bus Conductor            

BQ5)  What part of the body would a ‘Podiatrist’ treat?
       Feet  

STINKER)  What does rhe acronym ‘WAP’ stand for in mobile phone technology?
                  Wireless Application Protocol

TRICKY)  What train would you find on platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross?
          The Hogwarts Express
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