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Author Topic: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008  (Read 10043 times)

dave.m

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Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« on: February 29, 2008, 09:46:05 AM »

You should all be experts on the first round of two this week.

Boozing.

1. What type of drink is Scrumpy?

2. Who brews Black Label Lager?

3. Who distils Black Label Whisky?

4. The Red Triangle was the very first Registered Trade Mark in Britain. Which brewery owned the Red Triangle?

5. What flavour is the liqueur Amaretto?

6. Which stout bears the same name as a London Underground Line?

7. What two sizes of measures are used to sell spirits in pubs and clubs?

8. Sam Smiths’ & John Smiths’ Breweries are in which Yorkshire town?

9. What is the full name of the group who support Cask Beers?

10. In the late 19th century, Caleb Bradham invented which drink?


Middle Word

What word goes in the middle to form two new words?

1. FARM _ _ _ _ _ FLY (5 letters)

2. SALT  _ _ _ _ _ FALL (5 letters)

3. WATCH  _ _ _ HOUSE (3 letters)

4. LEG _ _ _ ANGER (3 letters)

5. MEN _ _ _ TONE (3 letters)

6. IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER (5 letters)

7. AFTER _ _ _ _ _ _ _ LESS (7 letters)

8. BAT _ _ _ AGE (3 letters)

9. HUM _ _ _ _ STICK (4 letters)

10. DRIP _ _ _ ROT (3 letters)

I’ll be back on Sunday with the answers to the odd one that you are not sure about.

Bet Steph gets 10/10 on the first round   :lol:

dave
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #1 on: February 29, 2008, 10:29:58 AM »

Boozing.

1. What type of drink is Scrumpy?
Cider

2. Who brews Black Label Lager?
Carling

3. Who distils Black Label Whisky?
Johnnie Walker

4. The Red Triangle was the very first Registered Trade Mark in Britain. Which brewery owned the Red Triangle?
Bass

5. What flavour is the liqueur Amaretto?
Apricot (but some say it tastes like cherry)

6. Which stout bears the same name as a London Underground Line?
Jubilee?

7. What two sizes of measures are used to sell spirits in pubs and clubs?
A pub measure of spirits used to be a 1/6 gill, but I guess it's something metric these days

8. Sam Smiths’ & John Smiths’ Breweries are in which Yorkshire town?
Tadcaster

9. What is the full name of the group who support Cask Beers?
The Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA)

10. In the late 19th century, Caleb Bradham invented which drink?
Pepsi-Cola


Middle Word

What word goes in the middle to form two new words?

1. FARM _ _ _ _ _ FLY (5 letters)
house

2. SALT  _ _ _ _ _ FALL (5 letters)
water

3. WATCH  _ _ _ HOUSE (3 letters)
dog

4. LEG _ _ _ ANGER (3 letters)
end

5. MEN _ _ _ TONE (3 letters)
ace

6. IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER (5 letters)
cross

7. AFTER _ _ _ _ _ _ _ LESS (7 letters)
thought

8. BAT _ _ _ AGE (3 letters)
man

9. HUM _ _ _ _ STICK (4 letters)
drum

10. DRIP _ _ _ ROT (3 letters)
dry
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #2 on: February 29, 2008, 11:50:43 AM »

1. What type of drink is Scrumpy?  Cider

2. Who brews Black Label Lager?   Carling

3. Who distils Black Label Whisky?    Glenfidich ??

4. The Red Triangle was the very first Registered Trade Mark in Britain. Which brewery owned the Red Triangle?    Bass

5. What flavour is the liqueur Amaretto?    Almond

6. Which stout bears the same name as a London Underground Line?  Jubilee

7. What two sizes of measures are used to sell spirits in pubs and clubs?   large and larger :lol:


8. Sam Smiths’ & John Smiths’ Breweries are in which Yorkshire town?  Tadcaster

9. What is the full name of the group who support Cask Beers?  CAMERA  ?

10. In the late 19th century, Caleb Bradham invented which drink? Pepsi Cola


Middle Word

What word goes in the middle to form two new words?

1. FARM _ _ _ _ _ FLY (5 letters)      HOUSE

2. SALT _ _ _ _ _ FALL (5 letters)      WATER

3. WATCH _ _ _ HOUSE (3 letters)  DOG

4. LEG _ _ _ ANGER (3 letters)   END

5. MEN _ _ _ TONE (3 letters)     ACE

6. IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER (5 letters)     VOICE

7. AFTER _ _ _ _ _ _ _ LESS (7 letters)   THOUGHT

8. BAT _ _ _ AGE (3 letters)    MAN

9. HUM _ _ _ _ STICK (4 letters)  DRUM

10. DRIP _ _ _ ROT (3 letters)    DRY

Thanks Little Dave,  enjoyed that !
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #3 on: February 29, 2008, 09:05:00 PM »

Boozing.

1. What type of drink is Scrumpy?   Cider

2. Who brews Black Label Lager?     Carling

3. Who distils Black Label Whisky?     Johnny Walker

4. The Red Triangle was the very first Registered Trade Mark in Britain. Which brewery owned the Red Triangle?
    Pass

5. What flavour is the liqueur Amaretto?     Almond

6. Which stout bears the same name as a London Underground Line?     Pass

7. What two sizes of measures are used to sell spirits in pubs and clubs?     Pass

8. Sam Smiths’ & John Smiths’ Breweries are in which Yorkshire town?     Tadcaster

9. What is the full name of the group who support Cask Beers?      Camra

10. In the late 19th century, Caleb Bradham invented which drink?     Pepsi Cola


Middle Word

What word goes in the middle to form two new words?

1. FARM _ _ _ _ _ FLY (5 letters)     Horse

2. SALT  _ _ _ _ _ FALL (5 letters)     Water

3. WATCH  _ _ _ HOUSE (3 letters)     Dog

4. LEG _ _ _ ANGER (3 letters)     Pass

5. MEN _ _ _ TONE (3 letters)     Pass

6. IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER (5 letters)     Pass

7. AFTER _ _ _ _ _ _ _ LESS (7 letters)     Pass

8. BAT _ _ _ AGE (3 letters)     Man

9. HUM _ _ _ _ STICK (4 letters)     Drum

10. DRIP _ _ _ ROT (3 letters)     Dry
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #4 on: March 01, 2008, 01:34:31 PM »

1,Cider
2,Carling
3,Johnnie Walker
4,Bass
5,Almond
6,Jubilee
7, 5ml & 10ml
8,Tadcaster,
9,CAMRA
10, xxxxxx

1,house
2,water
3,dog
4,end
5,ace
6,xxxxxx
7,thought
8,man
9,xxxxxx
10,dry
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dave.m

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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #5 on: March 02, 2008, 07:56:45 PM »

Some very good scores in both rounds.

Boozing.  answers.

1. What type of drink is Scrumpy?
Cider.

2. Who brews Black Label Lager?
Carling.

3. Who distils Black Label Whisky?
Johnnie Walker.

4. The Red Triangle was the very first Registered Trade Mark in Britain. Which brewery owns the Red Triangle?
Bass.

5. What flavour is the liqueur Amaretto?
Almond.

6. Which stout bears the same name as a London Underground Line?
Jubilee.

7. What two sizes of measures are used to sell spirits in pubs and clubs?
25ml & 35ml.

8. Sam Smiths’ & John Smiths’ Breweries are in which Yorkshire town?
Tadcaster.

9. What is the full name of the group who support Cask Beers?
Campaign For Real Ale, (CAMRA).

10. In the late 19th century, Caleb Bradham invented which drink?
Pepsi Cola.


Middle Word answers.

1. FARM _ _ _ _ _ FLY

HOUSE             Farmhouse   Housefly

2. SALT  _ _ _ _ _ FALL

WATER             Saltwater   Waterfall

3. WATCH  _ _ _ HOUSE

DOG                  Watchdog   Doghouse

4. LEG _ _ _ ANGER

END                 Legend   Endanger

5. MEN _ _ _ TONE

ACE                 Menace      Acetone

6. IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER

VOICE              Invoice      Voice-over

7. AFTER _ _ _ _ _ _ _ LESS

THOUGHT           Afterthought   Thoughtless

8. BAT _ _ _ AGE

MAN                      Batman      Manage

9. HUM _ _ _ _ STICK

DRUM                    Humdrum   Drumstick   

10. DRIP _ _ _ ROT

DRY                      Drip-dry      Dryrot


Well done,
dave
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2008, 01:16:46 PM »

My answer for Middle Words #6 was also correct...

IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER
Cross - *Incross - Crossover

* A plant or animal produced by crossing two inbred individuals of different lineage but of the same breed. - Chambers
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2008, 01:59:10 PM »

Sorry Dave, been well behind myself this weekend  :-[ deffo would have failed on the Pepsi Cola man   :no:
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #8 on: March 03, 2008, 05:06:33 PM »

My answer for Middle Words #6 was also correct...

IN _ _ _ _ _ OVER
Cross - *Incross - Crossover

* A plant or animal produced by crossing two inbred individuals of different lineage but of the same breed. - Chambers

You wouldn't be able to do that on the Weakest Link  !!! :lol:
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #9 on: March 03, 2008, 06:49:51 PM »

Weakest Link, my arse. :P
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #10 on: March 03, 2008, 10:20:25 PM »

I thought that was the Royle Family !!! :P :P
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #11 on: March 04, 2008, 06:20:19 AM »

Damn - missed this weeks cause I was tied up with other stuff.

Looked like a good'un too.

Suppose I could pretend I hadnt already seen daves answers  :lol:
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #12 on: March 04, 2008, 07:54:38 AM »

That was my reaction too. I usually find them too difficult (I know nothing about football and music, and not much about anything else really) but I could have done reasonably well this week if I hadn't been tied up with other things. ;D
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Re: Friday Quiz 9 - 2008
« Reply #13 on: March 04, 2008, 08:55:06 PM »

but I could have done reasonably well this week if I hadn't been tied up with other things. ;D

Ooh kinky.
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« Reply #14 on: March 05, 2008, 07:36:50 AM »

You ought to try a bit of bondage Floydy, you might find that you like it. :P
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