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Quiz #345 - 21st February 2017Mars Bar and Restaurant

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Sweet potatoes, pumpkin, carrots, kale, lettuce, and liver are all major sources of what vitamin?
2.On This Day Who was assassinated at the Audubon Ballroom in New York City on this day, 21st February, 1965?
3.Science & Nature What 'M' describes the part of a cell that generates its chemical energy?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1961)

5.Sport & Leisure What U.S. city is home to the Astros, Rockets, and Texans?
6.Geography I want to drive from Mexico to Canada, but want to travel through the minimum number of U.S. states. What is this minimum?
7.Anagram FORWARD COMMANDED FRIGHT is an anagram of what classic 19th century novel?

8.Logos What alcoholic brand bears this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music Heavier Than Heaven is the 2001 posthumous biography of what rock star?
10.History The capital of a newly built Spanish colony in Asia, in 1571, what did King Philip II of Spain designate as the "Distinguished and Ever Loyal City"?
11.Entertainment Who, most recently, directed Frankenweenie, Big Eyes, and Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children?
12.General Knowledge The Vedas are a volume of ancient texts that contain the oldest scriptures of what religion?


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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 Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was killed in what country last week?
3.Science & Nature What do people with bruxism habitually do?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1970)

5.Sport & Leisure In Japan, the standard version of this sport is called kyūdō (弓道), and the mounted version is called yabusame (流鏑馬). What is the sport?
6.Geography Name the two regions of France located in the Caribbean which, as part of the Eurozone, have the Euro as their official currency?  (½ point for each)
7.Art & Literature What 2011 novel by E. L. James sold over 125 million copies worldwide by June 2015?
8.Flags What European country has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music In December 1989, who did Billboard magazine name as "Artist of the Decade" for the 1980s?
10.History Who, most famously, was watching a play called Our American Cousin on 14th April 1865?
11.Entertainment Oliver's Story is a 1978 sequel to what 1970 film?
12.General Knowledge Much sadness over penny-pinching.
Answer with two words. The first part of the sentence is a clue to a six 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 Served on New Orleans French bread and usually filled with meat curtains or fried seafood, what 'P' describes this traditional Louisiana sandwich?

Round 3 Question 1

2.In This Year In this year: Winston Churchill resigned as Prime Minister of the UK due to ill-health at the age of 80; Ray Kroc opened his first McDonald's in Des Plaines, Illinois; and James Dean was killed in a car crash. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What name is given to an atom or molecule with a net electric charge due to the loss or gain of one or more electrons?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1981)

5.Sport & Leisure What is the minimum number of darts required to checkout from a 501 start?
6.Entertainment First aired in 2011, what British-French crime comedy drama TV series is set on the fictional Caribbean island of Saint Marie?
7.Art & Literature Whose 'alphabet series' of novels, featuring private investigator Kinsey Millhone, began in the 1980s with A is for Alibi and B is for Burglar?
8.Geography What city is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music By what name is Gordon Sumner better known?
10.Anagram JILL HOGS VERNON is an anagram of what 18th century fictional character?

11.Entertainment On Friends, Morgan Fairchild played Chandler Bing's mother. Who played his drag queen father?
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 In what country were at least 88 killed and over 270 injured in a suicide bomb attack at a shrine last Thursday?
3.Science & Nature What specific part of your body would you enhance with a mentoplasty?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1994)

5.Sport & Leisure Widely regarded as one of the best defenders of all time, who captained Brazil when they won the 1970 FIFA World Cup?
6.Geography South Ossetia and Abkhazia are breakaway regions of what Eurasian country?
7.Art & Literature The Kiss (Lovers) was painted by what Austrian Symbolist painter between 1907 and 1908?

Round 4 Question 7

8.Landmarks Carved out of ice in a new guise every winter, in what country would you find the ICEHOTEL?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music What Motown singer was backed by the Miracles?
10.History What apostle is generally considered the first Pope of the Catholic Church?
11.Entertainment What film character links Tobey Maguire, Andrew Garfield, and Tom Holland?
12.General Knowledge Only three countries in the world have not yet officially adopted the International System of Units (the metric system). The United States and Liberia are two. What Asian country is the third?


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Picture Round

Picture Round 21st February 2017


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionThe world's largest lasagne was created by Magillo Restaurant and Makro Supermarket in Wieliczka, Poland, on 20th June 2012. In kilograms, what did it weigh?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Fad Suckers 7 9 8 11½ 45
Aliens 9 6 11 42
Drunken Layabouts 8 7 9 40
Cunny Funts 4 4 9 6 29½


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