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Quiz #583 - 30th March 2023Sunset Bar

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Round 1

1.Food & Drink What 'C' is a type of clear soup made from richly flavoured stock or broth that has been clarified, a process that uses egg whites to remove fat and sediment?

Round 1 Question 1

2.On This Day The Treaty of Paris was signed on this day, 30th March 1856, ending what war?
3.Anagram HANG EMINENT, LEWD THOUGHT is an anagram of what 1974 film?

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


5.History Thought to have been a term of affection used by his soldiers, who was nicknamed "The Little Corporal"?
6.Geography Which is largest by area, Cambodia or Laos?
7.Science & Nature What 'P' describes this breed of dog?

Round 1 Question 7

8.Logos What vehicle manufacturer is represented by this logo?

Round 1 Question 8

9.Music Commissioned for the soundtrack of the film Furious 7 as a tribute to actor Paul Walker, what two artists perform on the 2015 single See You Again?  (½ point for each)

Round 1 Question 9

10.Sport & Leisure The Grand Circuit, also known as the "Big Wheel", is a group of races around the United States, in what discipline?
11.Entertainment What is the name of this fictional character created and portrayed by Australian comedian Barry Humphries?

Round 1 Question 11

12.General Knowledge Primarily used is as a diacritic (accent) in combination with a base letter, what is this symbol called?

Round 1 Question 12

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Round 2

1.Dingbats Solve this dingbat to reveal a film title.

Round 2 Question 1

2.Current Affairs In what U.S. city were 3 children and 3 staff members killed in a mass shooting at a school on Monday?

Round 2 Question 2

3.Art & Literature American author and lawyer Erle Stanley Gardner is best known as the creator of what character?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.History One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, what type of structure once stood in Alexandria, Egypt?
6.Geography Thursday, Badu, Saibai, and Murray are the most populous islands in what body of water?
7.Science & Nature What 7-letter word can be spelt using the chemical symbols for beryllium, arsenic, thallium, and yttrium?
8.Flags What sovereign state in Southern Africa has this as its national flag?

Round 2 Question 8

9.Music Originally written and recorded by Simon & Garfunkel in 1966, who covered Hazy Shade of Winter in 1987?
10.Sport & Leisure A competition record 4 red and 16 yellow cards were handed out at a 2006 FIFA World Cup match, later dubbed the "Battle of Nuremberg". Which two teams were involved?  (½ point for each)
11.Entertainment In the 2014 film Selma, David Oyelowo plays the lead role as who?
12.General Knowledge What is the English transliteration of this popular daily newspaper (ไทยรัฐ)?

Round 2 Question 12

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Round 3

1.Food & Drink Originating in New England, similar to sugar cookies, what 'S' describes these cookies, rolled in cinnamon sugar?

Round 3 Question 1

2.In This Year In this year: Ferdinand Marcos became "President for Life of the Philippines"; U.S. President Richard Nixon was inaugurated for his second term; and Bobby Riggs played Margaret Court and Billie Jean King in tennis' first two Battles of the Sexes. What year was it?  [If no correct answer, ½ point to the nearest team(s)]
3.Art & Literature Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss) made The Cat in the Hat using only 236 unique words. Later, Random House co-founder Bennett Cerf bet him $50 he couldn’t do it with just 50 words. Seuss rose to the occasion by writing what 1960 book?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.Anagram HERETIC'S WANK TOOL is an anagram of what 2010 film?

6.Entertainment Playing himself, what Hollywood star is accidentally killed in the 2009 film Zombieland?
7.Science & Nature Built by the American corporation SpaceX, on 30th May 2020, _____ 2 became the first private spacecraft to carry astronauts into orbit. (fill in the blank)

Round 3 Question 7

8.Maps What country is this?

Round 3 Question 8

9.Music Fill in the blanks from these lyrics to I'm Not in Love by 10cc: "I keep your picture upon the wall. It hides a ____ ____ that's lying there."  (½ point for each) (2 word answer)

10.Sport & Leisure Tennis' third "Battle of the Sexes" took place in 1992 over the best of three sets. Dubbed "The Battle of Champions", which two players competed?  (½ point for each)
11.Entertainment Famous for the line, "I love the smell of Napalm in the morning," who plays Lieutenant Colonel Bill Kilgore in Apocalypse Now?

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 well-known term or phrase.

Round 4 Question 1

2.On This Day Name the British Member of Parliament (MP) killed by an INLA car bomb as he exited the Palace of Westminster on this day, 30th March 1979.

Round 4 Question 2

3.Art & Literature For what work is sculptor Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi best known?
4.Name That Tune Name that tune.  (½ point each for Artist and Title)


5.History After escaping enslavement, who made some 13 missions to rescue approximately 70 enslaved people using a network of antislavery activists and safe houses known as the Underground Railroad?

Round 4 Question 5

6.Geography What U.S. state is known as the Keystone State?
7.Science & Nature Ichthyology is the scientific study of what?
8.Landmarks Transformed into Gotham City Hall for the 2022 film The Batman, in what city is St. George's Hall?

Round 4 Question 8

9.Music Blowin' Your Mind! (1967), Astral Weeks (1968), and Moondance (1970) are the first three studio albums by what artist?
10.Sport & Leisure In Australian Rules Football and Rugby league, what 'F' describes being hit by the ball in the face or head?
11.Entertainment What 1965 film tells the story of Eric Stoner, a young Depression-era poker player played by Steve McQueen?
12.Ditloids Replace these initials with words to make a true statement: 366 D in a L Y

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Picture Round

Picture Round 30th March 2023

Snowball Question

Snowball QuestionBetween 1st January and 29th March 2023, how many people were killed or injured in mass shootings in the United States?


 Team Name R1 R2 R3 R4 P Total
One Night Wonders 8 8 7 11 42½
Smile Bar 8 6 9 9 39½
Drunken Layabouts 7 10 7 8 38½
Charlatans 7 6 9 6 35½
Alien Suckers 7 9 4 5 3 28

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