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Quiz #354 - 2nd May 2017Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Poke is a raw fish salad served as an appetiser or entrée. From where does it originate?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day What was the name of the British nuclear submarine that sank the Argentine cruiser ARA General Belgrano on this day, 2nd May, 1982?

Round 1 Question 2

3.Science & Nature Nitrogen and Oxygen make up 99% of the Earth's atmosphere. At 0.934%, what is the third-most abundant gas in the Earth's atmosphere?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1963)

5.Sport & Leisure What country is identified by the International Olympic Committee country code PRK?
6.Geography What country's Carpathian Mountains provide the habitat for the largest European populations of brown bears, wolves, chamois and lynxes?
7.Anagram ON GLOBULAR SPIT is an anagram of what capital city and the country it is capital of?

8.Logos What company has this as its logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music What band was formed by Eric, Ginger and Jack in 1966?
10.History Name the German inventor and mechanical engineer who obtained patents for his compression ignition engine in 1895 and 1898.
11.Entertainment Who starred as 1st Lt. Fletcher Christian in the 1962 film Mutiny on the Bounty?
12.General Knowledge What 6 letter acronym describes the United Nations agency responsible for, amongst other things, World Heritage Sites?


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Round 2

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

Round 2 Question 1

2.On This Day What name was given to the cyclone that made landfall in Burma on this day, 2nd May, 2008, killing over 138,000 people and leaving millions of people homeless?
3.Science & Nature The nephron is the basic structural and functional unit of what organ of the body?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1977)

5.Sport & Leisure In his 82nd Formula One race, who celebrated his first victory at the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday?
6.Geography What city in Iran, one of the oldest in Persia, shares its name with a dark-skinned grape variety?
7.Art & Literature Dr. Kay Scarpetta is a fictional character and protagonist in a series of crime novels written by what American author?
8.Flags What Caribbean country has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Formed in 1988 by frontman Billy Corgan and guitarist James Iha, what rock band's major hits in the 90s include Bullet With Butterfly Wings, 1979, Tonight, Tonight, and The End Is the Beginning Is the End?
10.History On what holiday was Abraham Lincoln assassinated?
11.Entertainment Portrayed by British actor Joseph Marcell, what was the first name of the butler in the 1990s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air?

Round 2 Question 11

12.General Knowledge Before you withdraw.
Answer with two words. The first part of the sentence is a clue to a seven letter word. Deduct one letter from that word to give the answer to the second part of the sentence.


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Round 3

1.Food & Drink Its tree's deep root system reaches down to soil with high levels of radium, causing what nuts to contain 1000 times more radiation than most other foods?
2.In This Year In this year: Eleven thieves stole more than $2 million from the Brink's armoured car company headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts; the first race in the inaugural FIA Formula One World Championship was held at Silverstone, England; and North Korean troops crossed the 38th parallel into South Korea, marking the start of the Korean War. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What term is used to describe a packet of data sent by an Internet server to a browser, subsequently returned by the browser each time it accesses the same server in order to identify the user or track their access to the server?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1986)

5.Sport & Leisure Who won the 2017 World Snooker Championship on Monday?
6.Entertainment What 1988 crime thriller film stars Mel Gibson, Michelle Pfeiffer and Kurt Russell?
7.Art & Literature Who wrote a trilogy of novels in the 1950s titled Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable?
8.Geography What country is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music Who, in 1982, uttered the immortal words, Oh Mickey you're so fine, you're so fine you blow my mind, hey Mickey!
10.Anagram THIS POTENT MEAT is an anagram of what musical group formed in 1960?

11.Entertainment In the 1974 film Blazing Saddles, what is the surname of every resident in the all-white town of Rock Ridge?
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 In what Pakistani city was Osama bin Laden killed by U.S. special forces on this day, 2nd May, 2011?
3.Science & Nature In solar energy terms, what does PV stand for?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1997)

5.Sport & Leisure In 1956, what English footballer became the first to be awarded European Footballer of the Year?
6.Geography Funchal is the capital of what Atlantic archipelago?
7.Art & Literature Robert Langdon and Sophie Neveu are the main characters in what 2003 best-selling novel?
8.Landmarks Jemaa el-Fnaa is a square and marketplace in what Moroccan city?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music At the Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati, Ohio on 3rd December 1979, what band's warm-up was mistaken by fans outside as the start of the concert, resulting in a stampede and the deaths of eleven people?
10.History What pivotal battle took place east of Inverness, Scotland on 16th April 1746?
11.Entertainment In The Wizard of Oz, what winged creatures does the Wicked Witch of the West control with her enchanted Golden Cap?
12.General Knowledge How many U.S. state names end with the letter 'A'?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]


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Picture Round

Picture Round 2nd May 2017


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionThe world's largest ukulele was created by Lawrence Stump and measured in Lansing, Michigan, USA, on 11th December 2015. In centimetres, how long is it?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Aliens 4 6 9 34
Drunken Layabouts 7 4 8 9 1 29
Cunny Funts 6 2 22½


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