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Quiz #516 - 12th January 2021Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Named after a French Benedictine monk, what is the vintage brand of Moët & Chandon champagne called?
2.On This Day The world's largest ocean liner began its maiden voyage on this day, 12th January 2004. What is it called?

Round 1 Question 2

3.Anagram MISS RUB UP CROTCH HOLE is an anagram of what historical figure?

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

(1970)

5.History Executed in 2001, what was the name of the Oklahoma City bomber?
6.Geography In what modern-day country is Timbuktu?
7.Science & Nature Where on the human body are the filiform, fungiform, foliate, and circumvallate papillae?
8.Logos What Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer is represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music What song title links Depeche Mode (1981) and The Black Eyed Peas (2011)?
10.Sport & Leisure Founded in 1967, the Baja 1000 is an off-road motorsport race held annually in what country?
11.Entertainment From the closing theme to Only Fools and Horses, name any four of the nine items you can buy on Hooky Street.  (¼ point for each)
12.General Knowledge What number should replace the question mark in this sequence?
6  11  9  14  12  17  15  ?  18


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Round 2

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a well-known piece of writing.

Round 2 Question 1

2.Current Affairs Name the Indonesian airline whose Boeing 737-500 crashed shortly after taking off from Jakarta on Saturday.
3.Art & Literature In the Old Testament, what book comes between Leviticus and Deuteronomy?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1984)

5.History Transported to Britain in the early 19th century, from what country do the Elgin Marbles originate?
6.Geography Andalusia is the southernmost mainland region of what European country?
7.Science & Nature In what century was Sir Isaac Newton born?

Round 2 Question 7

8.Flags What U.S. state is represented by this flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music What 1973 album has been certified 14× platinum in the UK and Australia, 16× platinum in New Zealand, and has spent a record total of 955 weeks on the US Billboard 200?  (½ point each for Artist and Title)
10.Sport & Leisure In what game might you "flop the nuts"?
11.Entertainment Arrange these Harrison Ford characters in order of first appearance, earliest first:
A. Rick Deckard
B. Indiana Jones
C. Jack Ryan
D. Han Solo
12.General Knowledge Name any four of the eight EU member countries who do not use the Euro as their currency.  (¼ point for each)


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Round 3

1.Food & Drink What Arabic word is attributed to food permissible under Islamic law?
2.Current Affairs What microblogging and social networking service was booted by Google, Amazon and Apple this weekend following complaints that it was used to coordinate the storming of the United States Capitol?
3.Art & Literature What type of animal is the title character in Roald Dahl's 1990 novel Esio Trot?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)

(1992)

5.Anagram LOONY PAT, TINY ASS is an anagram of what electronic device?

6.Entertainment Debra Morgan, Angel Batista, María LaGuerta, and Vince Masuka are among the supporting characters in what TV series, first aired between 2006 and 2013?
7.Science & Nature What 8-letter word can be spelt out using the chemical symbols for tin, astatine, carbon, helium, and sulphur?
8.Thailand What province in Southern Thailand is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music Originally released in 1966, what British band, led by Eddy Grant, had a worldwide hit in 1968 with Baby, Come Back?
10.Sport & Leisure What retired professional wrestler goes by the name of "Stone Cold .."?
11.Entertainment What actress was crowned Miss Hungary in 1936, aged 19?
12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 3 digit figure highlighted.

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



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Round 4

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

Round 4 Question 1

2.In This Year Aisling Bea, LeBron James, Scarlett Johansson, Trevor Noah, Katy Perry, and Mark Zuckerberg were all born in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 4 Question 2

3.Art & Literature Name the French Impressionist artist best known for incorporating dance into much of his work.

Round 4 Question 3

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

(2003)

5.History Who was Sandra Rivett's well-known employer at the time of her murder in Belgravia, London in November 1974?

Round 4 Question 5

6.Geography What European language is the majority language spoken in Angola, Mozambique, and Guinea-Bissau?
7.Science & Nature The alpaca is a camelid mammal native to what continent?

Round 4 Question 7

8.Landmarks What famous battle is commemorated by this well known landmark?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music Who said Breaking Up Is Hard to Do in 1962?
10.Sport & Leisure Winning the French Open in 1989, aged 17 years 110 days, what American tennis player is the youngest to win a men's Open Era Grand Slam title?
11.Entertainment What 2013 film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Jordan Belfort, Jonah Hill as Donnie Azoff, and Margot Robbie as Naomi Lapaglia?
12.Ditloids Replace these initials with words to make a true statement: 168 H in a W


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Picture Round

Picture Round 12th January 2021


Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionIn a recent survey of more than 3,500 film scripts to find which has the most swear words, Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street tops the list with how many expletives?

Scoreboard

 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Drunken Layabouts 10 10½ 5 11 44¾
Alien Suckers 8 9 9 4 38¼
Kiwi Konundrum 5 7 8 33


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