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Quiz #343 - 7th February 2017Mars Bar and Restaurant

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink In North American Chinese cuisine, what name is given to this sweet, slightly pungent chicken dish?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day In what country did the The Bonfire of the Vanities take place on this day, 7th February 1497?
3.Science & Nature How is the number 9 represented in the octal numeral system?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1961)

5.Sport & Leisure Held usually every four years, what multi-sport games were first hosted by Alexandria, Egypt, in 1951?
6.Geography What is the most sparsely populated country located entirely in Asia?
7.Anagram RAW, SHADY ANUS is an anagram of what Hollywood star born in 1917?

8.Logos What Italian car maker has this as its logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music Most successful in the late 80s and early 90s, of what British band is Marti Pellow the lead singer?
10.History In what country was Leon Trotsky assassinated in August 1940 by Ramón Mercader, a Spanish-born Soviet agent?
11.Entertainment What film actor's 1980s credits include Peggy Sue Got Married, Raising Arizona, and Moonstruck?
12.Thailand The 36th consonant in the Thai alphabet, what animal is used to represent this letter?

Round 1 Question 12



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Round 2

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a well known term or phrase.

Round 2 Question 1

2.Current Affairs What stopped play for an hour during an ODI cricket match between South Africa and Sri Lanka on Saturday?
3.Science & Nature Ichthyology is the branch of biology devoted to the study of what?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1977)

5.Sport & Leisure What is the name of this Hasbro board game?

Round 2 Question 5

6.Geography What U.S. state is nicknamed the Beaver State?
7.Art & Literature By what name is William Wordsworth's poem I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud commonly known?
8.Flags What Canadian province is represented by this flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Who was the first wife of both George Harrison and Eric Clapton?
10.History Dying on 4th April 1841, after just a month in office, who is the shortest-serving president in U.S. history?
11.Entertainment Name any two of the three actors who played the titular men in the 1987 film Three Men and a Baby?  (½ point for each)
12.General Knowledge Recluse is more protracted.
Answer with two words. The first part of the sentence is a clue to a five letter word. Add one letter to that word to give the answer to the second part of the sentence.


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Round 3

1.Food & Drink Jarlsberg cheese originates from what country?

Round 3 Question 1

2.In This Year In this year: Walt Disney's Peter Pan premiered around the world; U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy married Jacqueline Lee Bouvier; and Laos and Cambodia became independent from France. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What bone gets separated from the scapula when you dislocate your shoulder?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1984)

5.Sport & Leisure In 2003, what became the first landlocked country, and the first European team in 152 years of the event's history, to win the America's Cup?
6.Entertainment In the BBC sitcom Only Fools and Horses, Mike Fisher was portrayed by Kenneth MacDonald. Of what pub was he the landlord?

Round 3 Question 6

7.Art & Literature A tale from the waning days of British colonialism, whose first novel, published in 1934, was Burmese Days?
8.Geography What East Asian country is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music What is the surname of brothers John and Tom from Creedence Clearwater Revival?
10.Anagram A JOVIAL, SLICK FONDLER is an anagram of what U.S. city and the state in which it is the most populous?

11.Entertainment Who played the title character in the 1970s television detective drama Barnaby Jones?
12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 3 digit figure highlighted.

Round 3 Question 12



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Round 4

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a well known term or phrase.

Round 4 Question 1

2.Current Affairs What country barred U.S. athletes this week from attending the forthcoming 2017 Wrestling World Cup?
3.Science & Nature By definition, what does a polyorchid person have at least three of?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(2009)

5.Sport & Leisure Who was named Super Bowl LI MVP after the New England Patriots pulled off the greatest comeback in Super Bowl history on Sunday night?
6.Geography From what country did Iceland gain independence in 1944?
7.Art & Literature Who is best known for his novels Lie Down in Darkness (1951), The Confessions of Nat Turner (1967), and Sophie's Choice (1979)?
8.Landmarks The resting place of St. Vitus and St. Wenceslaus, in what European capital city would you find St. Vitus Cathedral?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music Jeff Lynne, Roy Wood and Bev Bevan were all members of what band before transitioning into the Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) in the early 70s?
10.History Who is the only British Prime Minister to have been assassinated?
11.Entertainment What Stanley Kubrick film includes the line, "No time for the old in and out, love, I've just come to read the meter."?
12.General Knowledge VH is the aircraft registration prefix for what country?


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Picture Round

Picture Round 7th February 2017


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionQatar Airways Flight QR 921, a Boeing 777-200LR, flew the longest non-stop scheduled flight on Monday from Auckland to Doha. In miles, what was the flight distance?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Fad Suckers 6 10 7 9 39½
Aliens 10 38
Drunken Layabouts 7 5 8 35
Cunny Funts 6 7 3 12 32½


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