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Quiz #500 - 22nd September 2020Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Leyden is a semi-hard, cumin and caraway seed flavoured cheese originating from what country?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day For what did Sara Jane Moore make world headlines on this day, 22nd September 1975?
3.Anagram MY ANAL, SHITTY F*CK UP is an anagram of what 1976 song title?

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

(1956)

5.History What English navigator and cartographer led the first inshore circumnavigation (1802-1803) of the landmass that is now known as Australia?
6.Geography In what U.S. city might you land at Louis Armstrong International Airport?
7.Science & Nature What is the collective name for substances such as adrenaline, insulin, thyroxine and testosterone?
8.Logos What sporting competition is represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music Boys by Britney Spears (2002), Drop It Like It's Hot by Snoop Dogg (2004), and Get Lucky by Daft Punk (2013) all feature what artist?
10.Sport & Leisure Who became the second youngest ever winner of the Tour de France on Sunday?
11.Entertainment What Canadian sitcom won nine prizes on Sunday, breaking the Emmys record for most wins in a single season for a comedy?
12.General Knowledge Bus timetable: What time does the bus to Songkhla depart?
Krabi - 11:18
Lampang - 12:01
Phuket - 16:08
Rayong - 18:01
Songkhla -


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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 Who replaced Shinzo Abe as Prime Minister of Japan last week?
3.Art & Literature The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp is a 1632 oil painting on canvas by what Dutch artist?

Round 2 Question 3

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

(1972)

5.History Between 1642 and 1643, who became the first known European explorer to reach the islands of Van Diemen's Land, New Zealand, and Fiji?
6.Geography What English county is this?

Round 2 Question 6

7.Science & Nature What 7-letter word can be spelt using the chemical symbols for rhenium, sulphur, copper, and einsteinium?
8.Flags What Australian external territory is represented by this flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Who said Love Is a Battlefield in 1983?
10.Sport & Leisure What is the name of the golf club in Mamaroneck, New York that hosted the U.S. Open last week?
11.Entertainment Who plays Doctor Ivo "Eggman" Robotnik in the 2020 film Sonic the Hedgehog?
12.Add/Deduct a Letter A more polished pacifier.
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 confectionery is advertised with the slogan, "Taste the rainbow"?
2.In This Year Petr Čech, Anne Hathaway, Kate Middleton, Nicki Minaj, Eddie Redmayne, and Matt Smith were all born in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 3 Question 2

3.Art & Literature Opening line: "My father's family name being Pirrip, and my christian name Philip, my infant tongue could make of both names nothing longer or more explicit than Pip. So, I called myself Pip, and came to be called Pip." What classic novel?  (½ point each for Author and Title)
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1988)

5.Anagram FACILE DWARFS is an anagram of what capital city and the country it is capital of?

6.Entertainment Who plays the title role in the 1970 film Patton?
7.Science & Nature In underwater diving, what does the letter 'C' stand for in the acronym 'scuba'?
8.Thailand What province in Southern Thailand is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music "We go to a party and everyone turns to see. This beautiful lady that's walking around with me." are lyrics from what 1977 song?  (½ point each for Artist and Title)
10.Sport & Leisure With 96 caps to date, who holds the record for playing more games for the Wales men's national football team than anyone else?
11.Entertainment Opening line: "After I killed him, I dropped the gun in the Thames, washed the residue off me hands in the bathroom of a Burger King, and walked home to await instructions." Name the 2008 film and the actor speaking.  (½ point for each)

12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 5 letters highlighted.

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C
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H
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O
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J
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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 Name the U.S. Supreme Court justice who succumbed to cancer, aged 87, on Friday?
3.Art & Literature According to the Deep Thought supercomputer, what is the Answer to the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(2004)

5.History What was the currency of the Netherlands before being replaced by the euro in 2002?
6.Geography What is the English language name of the Italian city of Firenze?
7.Science & Nature How is 16 feet 4.85 inches expressed in centimetres?
8.Landmarks Named after a former Confederate brigadier general, U.S. senator, and leader of the Alabama Ku Klux Klan, and the site of Bloody Sunday on 7th March 1965; the Edmund Pettus Bridge is located in what Alabama city?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music "He say I know you, you know me. One thing I can tell you is you got to be free." are lyrics from what 1969 song?  (½ point each for Artist and Title)
10.Sport & Leisure With a 72-hole score of 274 (-6), who won the U.S. Open on Sunday?
11.Entertainment What 1982 horror film stars Kurt Russell as helicopter pilot R.J. MacReady?
12.Ditloids Replace these initials with words to make a true statement: 23 P of C in the H G


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Picture Round

Picture Round 22nd September 2020


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionHow many different dingbat puzzles have been used to date in the history of this Khon Kaen Quiz Night?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Drunken Layabouts 10½ 10 47
Alien Suckers 11 10 9 46½
Kiwi Konundrum 3 5 7 3 24¾


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