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White Room Quiz - Mon 1 Jun 2020

Mi-Amigo
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There are two White Room Quizzes each week - one on Monday and one on Wednesday.

Each White Room Quiz will have eight questions - with two questions from four categories. 

 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members.

Those wishing to take part must pm me - @Mi-Amigo - with their answers between 12 noon today [Monday] and 11.59pm tomorrow [Tuesday]

 

I hope our regular quizzers

    @Cleoriff  @pgn  @jonsie  @MI5  @OldFart  @gmarkj  @WispaRed7 

 

 O2 Community managers @Marjo @Martin-O2  @LukasB 

 

and any member, who has taken part in the past or has never taken part, and new members

will join in with today`s White Room Quiz.

 

As some questions in last Wednesday`s quiz were quite difficult, the questions in today`s quiz are all classed as "easier" or "medium"

 

TODAY`S EIGHT QUESTIONS

 

Q1 [PLACE - 1] In which town or city in Britain is the statue of "Greyfriar`s Bobby", a dog, which, according to legend, kept a vigil on his master`s grave?

      

Q2 [ART - 1] Who painted "The Laughing Cavalier"?

 

Q3 [WORDS - 1] What is a yawl?

 

Q4 [TV - 1] Who is the resident in Dictionary Corner on Ch4 Countdown?

 

Q5 [PLACES - 2] What is the Museum of Ornamental Art in London, now known as? 

 

Q6 [ART - 2] What is the name of the painter famous for his "matchstick men"?

 

Q7 [WORDS - 2] What word, meaning "elsewhere" in Latin, is a claim of absence from a crime scene?  

 

Q8 [TV - 2] Which town is Jenny "The Vixen" on ITV`s The Chase from ?

 

 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members of the Community.

 

Those who want to take part must pm [private message] me [Mi-Amigo] with their answers between 12 noon today [Mon 1 June] and 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tuesday 2 June]

- allowing 36 hours to pm your answers.

 

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

 

The answers - and results for each player taking part - will be posted on morning of Wed 3 June.

 

Each member will be awarded star for each correct answer. In addition, each member who gives

 

              EIGHT correct answers               SIX correct answers                     FOUR correct answers

                   will be awarded                       will be awarded                          will be awarded

 

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Each member must pm [private message] their answers to me [Mi-Amigo] after 12 noon today [Mon 1 June 2020] and before 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tues 2 June 2020].

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 23.59 [11.59pm] on Tuesday 2 June will be declared void.

No googling, wiki, youtube search for answers.

 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members.

New members, who have recently joined the Community, and members who have not taken part before, are welcome to join the "regulars" with this week`s quiz. 

 

Please feel free to post any comments on the questions - but not the answers - on this thread.

If you have any questions about the quiz, please ask and I will reply here.

 

Thank you everyone for your interest and for making the quiz so popular.

I hope everyone enjoys today`s White Room Quiz and the quiz gives a little light relief.

Have fun.

 

@Mi-Amigo  

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Cleoriff
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@Mi-Amigo 

Looks good @Mi-Amigo 

Need to think about a couple!

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @Cleoriff 

Good luck with the questions

 

btw everyone, there is no QI-style question, where the answer is not what everyone thinks, this time.

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I'll have a bash at it....
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Oh sweet lord - @Marjo you got a good chance with this I have to guess everything grin

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Tough questions this time around! I'll get my answers over shortly @Mi-Amigo

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @MI5 @LukasB @Martin-O2

 

Great to know you are going to take part.

Good luck. 

 

 

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I think i've got 4

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @Anonymous 

Good to know you are joining in

Look forward to pm with your eight answers

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Thank you @LukasB 

pm with your eight answers received

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