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Quiz #349 - 21st March 2017Mars Bar and Restaurant

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Sauce Andalouse is a mayonnaise-based sauce served with French fries, a speciality of what country?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day Who was appointed Chancellor of the German Empire on this day, 21st March, 1871?
3.Science & Nature What famous physicist was awarded a Nobel Prize for his 1905 proposed theory of the photoelectric effect?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1958)

5.Sport & Leisure What country hosted the FIFA World Cup in 1970 and 1986?
6.Geography What well known body of water in Western Asia is also known as Kinneret, Lake of Gennesaret, and Lake Tiberias?
7.Anagram MUG TATTY STRANGER is an anagram of what European city and the country in which it is located?

8.Logos What former electronics company was represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music The video for the 1985 single Close To Me featured the band playing inside a wardrobe on the edge of a cliff. What is the name of the band?
10.History Who was the first British monarch to adopt Buckingham Palace as their official London residence?
11.Entertainment Who played the title role in the 1990s TV series Walker, Texas Ranger?
12.General Knowledge What object is used to represent this Thai 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 In what South American country have severe floods this week killed scores of people and caused thousands to be evacuated from their homes?
3.Science & Nature What famous astronomer was born in Pisa, Italy in 1564?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1978)

5.Sport & Leisure In 1972, who became Sports Illustrated's first Sportswoman of the Year?
6.Geography Other than Iceland, name the only other Nordic country that is not a monarchy?
7.Art & Literature Leonardo da Vinci spent much of his earlier working life in the service of Ludovico il Moro in what Italian city?
8.Flags What disputed territory and partially recognised state is represented by this flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Pink Floyd's 1975 album Wish You Were Here was a tribute to their former frontman, whose mental breakdown had forced him to leave the group seven years earlier. What was his name?
10.History At what law school did Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham meet in 1971?

Round 2 Question 10

11.Entertainment Who played Phileas Fogg in the 1956 comedy-adventure film Around the World in 80 Days?
12.General Knowledge Cured meat in a signal fire.
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 Traditionally found in various European cuisines, what 'R' is the French term for a dish of filled rolled meat or pastry?

Round 3 Question 1

2.In This Year In this year: George W. Bush succeeded Bill Clinton as President of the United States; the Russian Mir space station re-entered the atmosphere to end its 15 year service in the Pacific Ocean; and English politician and author Jeffrey Archer was sentenced to 4 years in prison. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What element did Joseph Priestley become the first to isolate in its gaseous state in 1774?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1986)

5.Sport & Leisure What nationality is former tennis player Björn Borg?
6.Entertainment Who plays the role of Dominic "Dom" Toretto in The Fast and the Furious film series?
7.Art & Literature Born in 1948, what international best-selling British writer of crime fiction uses his home town of Brighton as the setting for many of his novels?
8.Geography What country is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music What singer songwriter was born LaDonna Adrian Gaines on 31st December 1948?
10.Anagram PHONY SKIN ON HAT is an anagram of what Oscar winning actor?

11.Entertainment What 1971 satirical comedy film stars Woody Allen as bumbling New Yorker, Fielding Mellish?
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.On This Day Born on this day, 21st March, 1906, name the American businessman who helped revitalise the Thai silk industry in the 1950s and 1960s, and who disappeared without a trace in Malaysia in March 1967.
3.Science & Nature Around what organ of the body would you find your circle of Willis?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1995)

5.Sport & Leisure What do the letters SC in NASCAR stand for?  (½ point for each)
6.Geography Most of the Orinoco River is located in what South American country?
7.Art & Literature The line "Double, double toil and trouble" comes from what Shakespeare play?
8.Landmarks Offa's Dyke is a large linear earthwork that roughly follows the current border between what two countries?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music What Psychedelic Furs song became the theme tune for a 1986 John Hughes film of the same name?
10.History The Yalta Conference decided on the post-war partition of what nation?
11.Entertainment What 1987 film has the tagline "Born to Kill"?
12.General Knowledge What do the letters H.W. stand for in the name of former president George H.W. Bush?  (½ point for each)

Round 4 Question 12



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Picture Round

Picture Round 21st March 2017


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionThe world's longest motorcycle was built by India's Bharat Sinh Parmar in January 2014. In centimetres, how long is it?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Fad Suckers 7 9 8 40
Drunken Layabouts 9 6 8 10 39½
Cunny Funts 7 7 7 30¼
Three Aliens 6 6 6 5 28½


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