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Quiz #440 - 18th February 2019Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink What condiment typically comprises mayonnaise, finely chopped capers, pickled gherkin, lemon juice, and herbs?
2.On This Day The Space Shuttle Enterprise test vehicle was carried on its maiden "flight" on top of a Boeing 747 on this day, 18th February, in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 1 Question 2

3.Science & Nature In mathematics, what does the abbreviation LCD stand for?  (1pt for 3, ½pt for 2, ¼pt for 1)
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1964)

5.Sport & Leisure The first race of the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season, who won the Daytona 500 on Sunday?
6.Geography In what country is Rawalpindi the fourth largest city?
7.Anagram CLEVER FREAK DILDO is an anagram of what American businessman (b. 1915 d. 2017)?

8.Logos What professional ice hockey team is represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music End of the Road, I'll Make Love to You, and On Bended Knee are among the chart-topping hits in the early 90s for what group?
10.History What was Ferdinand Porsche's best-selling car design?
11.Entertainment Nominated for Emmy Awards for portraying the same character in 3 different shows - Cheers, Frasier, and Wings - who plays Dr. Frasier Crane?
12.General Knowledge Susan is Debbie's only husband's mother-in-law's only husband's only daughter's only daughter. What relation is Susan to Debbie?


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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 Hundreds of airline passengers were left stranded throughout Europe on Sunday following a bankruptcy filing by what British airline?
3.Science & Nature Native to South and Southeast Asia, what 'L' describes this family of primates?

Round 2 Question 3

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

(1971)

5.Sport & Leisure From what wood is a cricket bat traditionally made?
6.Geography Of what archipelago are Majorca, Minorca, Ibiza and Formentera the largest islands?
7.Art & Literature Published in 1953, what is the title of Ian Fleming's first James Bond novel?
8.Flags Between May 1928 and April 1994, what country was represented by this flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music What band were originally formed in 1980 in Liverpool by Mike Score (lead vocals, keyboards), his brother Ali Score (drums), and Frank Maudsley (bass)?
10.History What English-speaking country celebrated its bicentenary in 1988?
11.Entertainment In the 1979 comedy film Monty Python's Life of Brian, what is Brian's surname?
12.Add/Deduct a Letter Impartiality requires a degree of excellence.
Answer with two words. The first part of the sentence is a clue to an eight 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 What 'R' is a wine region of northern Spain, best known for its red wines made with Tempranillo grapes?
2.In This Year In this year: The Australian dollar replaced the Australian pound; Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? premièred worldwide; and Luna 9 and Surveyor 1 achieved the first lunar soft landings. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Science & Nature What 5-letter word can be spelt out using the chemical symbols for Tungsten, Astatine and Erbium?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1981)

5.Sport & Leisure What city is set to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games?
6.Entertainment Originally aired between 1977 and 1982, what TV series stars Ed Asner in the title role as city editor of the fictional Los Angeles Tribune daily newspaper?
7.Art & Literature First published in 1868, what novel follows the lives of sisters Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy March?
8.Thailand What province in Greater Bangkok is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music A worldwide hit, who released a cover version of the Beatles' Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds in November 1974?
10.Anagram SHIT ROGUE is an anagram of what upstanding 9-letter word?

11.Entertainment Based on the true story of the Guildford Four, who stars as Gerry Conlon in the 1993 film In the Name of the Father?
12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 3 digit figure highlighted.

3
2
7
7
1
9
2
1
6
4
3
9
9
4
8
6
5
3
1
9
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7
8
9
4



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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 the United States, Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán was found guilty on all counts last Tuesday. What is his nickname?
3.Science & Nature In mental health terms, what do the initials ADHD stand for?  (¼ point for each)
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(2002)

5.Sport & Leisure What is the name of the race track at Le Castellet, near Marseille, in France that currently hosts the Formula One French Grand Prix?
6.Geography What is the state capital of Western Australia?
7.Art & Literature Crucifixion (or Corpus Hypercubus) is a 1954 oil-on-canvas painting by what artist?

Round 4 Question 7

8.Landmarks Name this world famous landmark.

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music Nancy & Lee is a collaborative studio album released in 1968 by what duet?  (½ point for each)
10.History Who was the first divorcee to take office as President of the United States?
11.Entertainment Who is credited as both writer and director of The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986), and The Abyss (1989)?
12.Ditloids Replace these initials with words to make a true statement: 1,760 Y in a M


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Picture Round

Picture Round 18th February 2019


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionIn metres, what is the combined width of the Victoria Falls?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Fad Suckers 8 8 9 9 41¾
Drunken Layabouts 8 6 9 39½
Aliens 9 5 9 8 38½
Cunny Funts 7 5 4 8 31½


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