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Quiz #201 - 7th January 2014Number 1 Bar & Restaurant

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink What fast food franchise has the largest number of restaurants in the world?
2.On This Day Who became Emperor of Japan upon the death of his father Hirohito on this day, 7th January, 1989?
3.Science & Nature What flowering plant gets its name from the Latin for wolf?
4.Music Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1958)

5.Sport & Leisure Who are the reigning World Series champions?
6.Geography After Russia, Canada, China and the USA, which is the world's fifth largest country, measured by area?
7.Anagram IS ABSURD NEUROLOGIST is an anagram of which 2009 film?
8.Logos Founded in 1999, which European sports car marque has this as its logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music The 2009 album The E.N.D provided which group with three chart-topping hits?
10.History During the Lebanese Civil War in the 80s, what colour was assigned to the line of demarcation in Beirut?
11.Entertainment Which Academy Award winning actress has the sixth letter of the Greek alphabet as her middle name?
12.General Knowledge What does a mixologist mix?


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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 which French city is Michael Schumacher currently in hospital, fighting for his life after a skiing accident in the resort of Méribel?
3.Science & Nature Sometimes abbreviated on the internet as TBL, who was the inventor of the World Wide Web?
4.Music Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1968)

5.Sport & Leisure Which South African stadium hosted the 2010 FIFA World Cup final?
6.Geography The name of which African capital city translates into English as "new flower"?
7.Art & Literature What is the 'real' name of D.C. Comic superhero Wonder Woman?
8.Flags Which island nation in the Indian Ocean has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music In which 1956 film musical did Frank Sinatra and Celeste Holm sing Who Wants to Be a Millionaire??
10.History Which American president rode a horse called Nelson?
11.Entertainment In which long-running TV soap does Tom Oliver play the role of Lou Carpenter?
12.General Knowledge Minerva was the Roman goddess of wisdom. Who was her Greek equivalent?


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Round 3

1.Food & Drink What 'R' is a wine region of northern Spain, most famous for its red wines made with Tempranillo grapes?
2.In This Year In this year: Ariel Sharon, Prime Minister of Israel, suffered a severe stroke and cerebral haemorrhage; Serbia and Montenegro divided into two independent countries; and Thaksin Shinawatra was removed from power in a military coup d'état in Thailand. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What type of creature is a cockchafer?
4.Music Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1976)

5.Sport & Leisure What four-letter acronym describes the international governing body for basketball?
6.Entertainment Jafar is the villain in what Disney film?
7.Anagram GREAT! GAY HONKY ON PORN is an anagram of what capital city and the country it is capital of? (3 word answer)
8.Geography At UTC+14, they're the first to celebrate New Year. What is the name of this island nation?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music Which 1977 song begins with these lyrics?
In the beginning
Back in nineteen fifty-five
 (½ point each for Artist and Title)
10.History Born in Vienna, Austria in 1755, who was Queen Consort of France from 1774 to 1792?
11.Entertainment Name this satirical TV series from the 1980s.

12.General Knowledge What 'O' is used to describe wealthy businessmen of the post-Soviet states?


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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 How many passengers were rescued from the ice-bound Antarctic research vessel Akademik Shokalskiy on Thursday?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 4 Question 2

3.Science & Nature Scheelite is an important ore of what metal?
4.Music Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1991)

5.Sport & Leisure In what sport does Fanny Chmelar compete for Germany?
6.Geography Of the five former Soviet states known as "the 'stans", which is the most populous?
7.Art & Literature Which of the Twilight novel series was made into two films?
8.Landmarks In which country would you find the Puerto Princesa Underground River?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music In between Mrs. Robinson and Bridge Over Troubled Water, what song was a 1969 hit for Simon & Garfunkel?
10.History Which Russian nuclear physicist and anti-Soviet dissident won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1975 and, since 1988, has had a European human rights award named in his honour?
11.Entertainment What was the name of Robert De Niro's character in the 1976 film Taxi Driver?
12.General Knowledge What 'S' describes a play on words in which corresponding letters or sounds are switched between words?


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Picture Round

Picture Round 7th January 2014


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionIn 869 starts between 1950 and 2013, how many Formula One Grand Prix races have Ferrari had at least one driver finish in podium place?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Debbie Soon 10½ 6 9 39½
Drunken Layabouts 9 6 6 35
Fad Suckers 7 6 7 33


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