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Quiz #235 - 9th September 2014Number 1 Bar & Restaurant

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink What 'A' is a natural seed extract often used to colour "red" cheese?
2.On This Day China's "Chairman Mao", Mao Zedong, died on this day, 9th September, in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 1 Question 2

3.Science & Nature Of what species is this baby mammal?

Round 1 Question 3

4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1968)

5.Sport & Leisure What nationality is Formula 1 Red Bull racing driver Daniel Ricciardo?
6.Geography What is the name of the vast reservoir created by the Aswan High Dam in Eqypt?
7.Anagram JOLTS SNATCH ON ARSE is an anagram of what American actress born in 1984?
8.Logos What Japanese automobile manufacturer has this as its logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music You Give Love a Bad Name was the first major worldwide hit for what band?
10.History What name was given to this multi-stranded knotted rope used for flogging in days gone by?

Round 1 Question 10

11.Entertainment What female pop star played a fencing instructor in the James Bond film Die Another Day?
12.General Knowledge The tolar was the currency of what country prior to it introducing the euro on 1st January 2007?


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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 After Sunday's U.S. Open victory, how many Grand Slam titles has Serena Williams won?
3.Science & Nature What is the common name for the anatomical term axilla?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1977)

5.Sport & Leisure What New Zealand SupeRugby team play at the AMI Stadium?
6.Geography What is the name of the 1200km long mountain range that forms the backbone of Italy?
7.Art & Literature For how many years did Rip Van Winkle sleep?
8.Flags What Caribbean island nation has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Some Enchanted Evening, Happy Talk and There Is Nothing Like a Dame are songs from what musical?
10.History What retired U.S. president survived an assassination attempt in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1912?
11.Entertainment What long-running Australian TV series is set in Summer Bay?
12.General Knowledge Meaning "for example" in English, "e.g." is an abbreviation of what two Latin words?


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Round 3

1.Food & Drink What is the name of the salad dressing based on mayonnaise, with red chilli sauce, minced green onions and minced green chilli peppers, normally an accompaniment to crab or shrimp?
2.In This Year In this year: The Beatles performed at the Cavern Club for the first time; The Apartment won Best Picture at the Academy Awards; and President Kennedy announced his goal to put a man on the Moon before the end of the decade. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature By what name is Trioxygen - O3 - better known?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1989)

5.Sport & Leisure What English football club was founded in 1820 as a cricket team for steel workers who wanted to play on their day off?
6.Entertainment What is the full name of Mark Harmon's character in the TV series NCIS? (first, middle, and last name)
7.Art & Literature Famous for its use as an advertisement for Pears soap, what 19th century English artist painted Bubbles?

Round 3 Question 7

8.Geography What former Soviet state is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music Who released a best-selling album in 1979 titled Off the Wall?
10.Anagram TRUNCATED IF ON CROTCH is an anagram of what U.S. state capital and the state it is capital of? (2 word answer)
11.Entertainment Name this 1949 film and the actor speaking.

12.General Knowledge What is the only U.S. state capital to end with the letter 'X'?


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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 "anniversary" was marked yesterday of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370?
3.Science & Nature What 'A' is the most commonly used family of rockets launched by the European Space Agency?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(2001)

5.Sport & Leisure Martina Navratilova was granted U.S. citizenship in 1981, but in what European capital city was she born?
6.Geography How many stars are there in total on the flags of Australia, New Zealand, the United States, and Cuba?
7.Art & Literature Based on her experiences as a governess, what is the title of Anne Brontë's début novel?
8.Landmarks Including the world's largest indoor theme park, Adventure, and the outdoor Magic Island, what is the name of this recreation complex in Seoul, South Korea?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music First performed in 1918, who composed The Planets suite?
10.History Who was commander-in-chief of the Luftwaffe from 1935 up until the final days of World War II?
11.Entertainment What television series is set in the fictional William McKinley High School, Lima, Ohio?
12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 3 digit figure highlighted.

Round 4 Question 12



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Picture Round

Picture Round 9th September 2014


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionFirst launched in December 1979, to date, how may successful Ariane rocket launches have there been?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
BugadifinoJohn 9 9 8 9 11 46
Drunken Layabouts 8 9 38½
Fad Suckers 10¼ 5 7 9 0 31¼
Stupidasitgets 5 1 20½


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