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Quiz #570 - 22nd December 2022Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink Normally stronger than a Buck's Fizz, what 'M' is a cocktail of equal parts champagne and orange juice?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day The first test flight of the Lockheed SR-71 took place on this day, 22nd December 1964. Retired in 1999, by what name is it known?

Round 1 Question 2

3.Anagram THE NIMBLE, TIDIER WANK is an anagram of what Christmas carol?

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


5.History In the UK, the Christmas Broadcast tradition began in 1932 with a BBC radio broadcast by what monarch?
6.Geography The Gävle Goat is a traditional Christmas display erected annually in what country?

Round 1 Question 6

7.Science & Nature What crop is regularly threatened by the boll weevil?
8.Logos What American multinational technology conglomerate is represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music In what year was Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas Is You first released?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
10.Sport & Leisure In Twenty20 cricket, who were dismissed for 15 in 5.5 overs by Adelaide Strikers last Friday, breaking the record for both the shortest completed innings and the lowest score in one in all men's professional T20 matches?
11.Entertainment What seasonal song plays at the end of the 1988 film Die Hard?
12.Brainteaser At Christmas, 1,300,000 people visited Stockholm, 1,500,000 visited Oslo, 900,000 visited Helsinki, and 1,400,000 visited Copenhagen. How many visited Lapland?

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Round 2

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a festive phrase.

Round 2 Question 1

2.Current Affairs What was the name of the Royal Thai Navy warship that sank after a storm in the Gulf of Thailand on Sunday?
3.Art & Literature In Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, what is the name of Ebeneezer Scrooge's abused and underpaid clerk?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.History On Christmas Eve 1968, the crew of what Apollo mission entered into orbit around the Moon, becoming the first humans to do so?
6.Geography Which is furthest north: Oslo, Stockholm, or Helsinki?
7.Science & Nature Indigenous to Mexico and Central America, what 'P' is sometimes known as the "Christmas flower"?

Round 2 Question 7

8.Flags What country has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music What English singer-songwriter was born George Alan O'Dowd on 14th June 1961?
10.Sport & Leisure In English Premiership Rugby, what city is home to the Chiefs?
11.Entertainment In what animated Christmas film does Tom Hanks play 6 different characters?
12.General Knowledge How many of Rudolph's fellow reindeers' names start with 'D'?

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Round 3

1.Food & Drink Since the 1980s, what fast food chain has emerged as a traditional favourite for Christmas dinner in Japan?
2.In This Year Rob Gronkowski, Anthony Joshua, Daniel Radcliffe, Daniel Ricciardo, Taylor Swift, and Anton Yelchin were all born in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 3 Question 2

3.Art & Literature What 1954 novel features the characters of Ralph, Simon and Piggy?  (½ point each for Author and Title)
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.Anagram WEAK LOONY, FIERY FART is an anagram of what 1980s Christmas song?

6.Entertainment Primarily performed during the Christmas season, who wrote the score for the 1892 ballet The Nutcracker?
7.Science & Nature One of the most prevalent medical symptoms, what is a more common name for pyrexia?
8.Maps What Central American country is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music What four words are missing from this 1972 album title? The Rise and Fall of ____ ____ and the ____ from ____.  (¼ point for each)
10.Sport & Leisure On Saturday, who completed the largest comeback in NFL history against the Indianapolis Colts, winning 39–36 after a 0–33 deficit?
11.Entertainment A Christmas romantic comedy, who stars as a spoiled heiress who loses her memory in a skiing accident in the 2022 film Falling for Christmas?
12.Sudoku Solve this Sudoku puzzle to reveal the 3 digit figure highlighted.


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Round 4

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a festive 6-letter word.

Round 4 Question 1

2.On This Day Richard Reid, later dubbed the "Shoe Bomber", attempted to destroy a passenger airliner by igniting explosives hidden in his shoes on this day, 22nd December, in what year?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]

Round 4 Question 2

3.Art & Literature In what major city is the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.History What festive item is British baker and confectioner Tom Smith credited with inventing in 1847?
6.Geography Which of the eight major states and territories of Australia is the least populous?
7.Science & Nature C22H28N2O is a major contributor to fatal and non-fatal overdoses around the world, particularly in the United States. What 'F' is the generic name for this synthetic opioid that is up to 50 times stronger than heroin and 100 times stronger than morphine?
8.Landmarks With a capacity of 114,000, the Rungrado 1st of May Stadium is the second-largest stadium in the world. In what country is it?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music Introduced to the Hawaiian Islands by Portuguese immigrants in the late 19th century, the name of what musical instrument roughly translates from Hawaiian as "jumping flea"?
10.Sport & Leisure Who was awarded the 2022 FIFA World Cup golden glove this week?
11.Entertainment Who plays Scott Calvin, a man who unwittingly becomes the next Santa, in the 1994 film The Santa Clause?
12.Ditloids Replace these initials with words to reveal a well known phrase: 3 F H, 2 T D

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Picture Round

Picture Round 22nd December 2022

Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionThe world's first mass-produced Christmas card was made by artist John Callcott Horsley for British inventor Henry Cole, in what year?


 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
Drunken Layabouts 7 11 9 44
Quiz Nakhon 9 8 9 41
Smile Bar 11 40¼
Sanyo Smart Cool 5 7 5 9 29¾

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