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White Room Quiz Mon 15 Feb 2021

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

 

Today`s White Room Quiz is eight questions - with two questions on each of these categories 

 

   GEOGRAPHY   NATURE   WORDS   GAMES

 

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   @gmarkj   @MI5   @Anonymous   @Martin-O2   @LukasB   @TheresaV 

   @TallTrees   @Marjo 

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

will join in with today`s White Room Quiz.

 

TODAY`S EIGHT QUESTIONS

 

Q1 GEOGRAPHY 1  In which mountain range is Ben Nevis ?

 

Q2 NATURE 1  What type of creature is a lumpsucker ?

 

Q3 WORDS 1   What is mycology the study of ?

 

Q4 GAMES 1    How many different colours are there on a standard archery target ?

                           [you don`t have to name the colours, just need the number]

 

Q5 GEOGRAPHY 2  Into which ocean does the Zambezi River flow ?

 

Q6 NATURE 2   What type of bird is a hoohook ?

 

Q7 WORDS 2    What is tachophobia the fear of ?

 

Q8 GAMES 2     What is the first name of Mario`s brother in the Nintendo arcade game "Mario Bros"

                            in 1983 and in the subsequent "Super Mario Bros" platofrm game for the Nintendo

                             Entertainment System ?

 

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 15 February 2021] and 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tues 16 Feb 2021]

- 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 17 Feb 2021

 

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 15 Feb 2021] and before 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tues 16 Feb 2021].

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 23.59 [11.59pm] on Tues 16 Feb 2021 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.

 

I hope everyone likes the questions in today`s White Room Quiz, and finds this WRQ fun.

Good luck, everyone

 

@Mi-Amigo  

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Re: White Room Quiz Mon 15 Feb 2021

That's lucky you chose the only computer game I think I've ever played Smiley Happy
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I was looking forward to this over the weekend! And I think I actually can answer more than two this time joy

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@MI5 wrote:
That's lucky you chose the only computer game I think I've ever played Smiley Happy

Thanks @MI5 

No, you were lucky. The only computer game system I ever had was a Sega Mega Drive - Sonic rules joy 

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@TheresaV wrote:

I was looking forward to this over the weekend! And I think I actually can answer more than two this time joy


Good to hear @TheresaV 

A Red or maybe a Bronze Thinker this time, then yahoo ?

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@Mi-Amigo wrote:

@TheresaV wrote:

I was looking forward to this over the weekend! And I think I actually can answer more than two this time joy


Good to hear @TheresaV 

A Red or maybe a Bronze Thinker this time, then yahoo ?


Well I don't wanna jinx it so let's aim low joy

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@Mi-Amigo wrote:

@MI5 wrote:
That's lucky you chose the only computer game I think I've ever played Smiley Happy

Thanks @MI5 

No, you were lucky. The only computer game system I ever had was a Sega Mega Drive - Sonic rules joy 

 

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@TallTrees wrote:

and there's me NEVER PLAYED A COMPUTER GAME EVER  ~   



Good luck with that question, then @TallTrees and I hope you like some of the other questions.

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Re: White Room Quiz Mon 15 Feb 2021

At one time Sonic was very popular in this household, Mario not so much but it has been played...Good job!  Lol

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Thank you @Cleoriff  

Good to know there were other Sonic fans out there.

Good luck with the game questions and hope you like the other questions.

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