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White Room Quiz Mon 18 Dec 2023 - "Cats & Dogs" edition

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

Today`s WRQ is the "Cats & Dogs" edition of 8 questions - with one "cats"- related question on each of these 

four categories - HISTORY; LITERATURE; MOVIES; SPORT; and one "dog"-related question on each of these

 four categories - PEOPLE; NATURE; MUSIC; TV.  

 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members.

Those wishing to take part must pm me - @Mi-Amigo  - their answers between 12 noon today [Mon] and

03.00am Wednesday morning.

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

 

I hope our regular quizzers

@Cleoriff @pgn @jonsie @gmarkj @MI5 @TallTrees @BobM @Dave-O2 @J9el 

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 CATS 1 - HISTORY - Who was President of the US when Tabby and Dixie were the first cats to reside in the

                                         White House ?

 

Q2 DOGS 1 - PEOPLE -  What was the name of Winston Churchill`s pet poodle at 10 Downing Street during

                                          World War II ?

 

Q3 DOGS 2 - NATURE - How many teeth does a normal adult domestic dog have ?

 

Q4 CATS 2 - LITERATURE -  In Dr Seuss`s children`s book "The Cat In The Hat", what was the name of the

                                               narrator`s sister ?

 

Q5 DOGS 3 - MUSIC - Which rock band released the album "Dog With Two Heads" in Nov 1971  ?

 

Q6 CATS 3 - MOVIES - What was the name of the ship`s cat in 1979 movie "Alien" ?

 

Q7 DOG 4 - TV - What was the name of Lord Robert Crawley`s dog in British TV drama "Downton Abbey"

                              series 2 - 5 [2011 - 2014] - not series 1 ?

 

Q8 CATS 4 - SPORT - Which goalkeeper, who played for Chelsea to 1975; St Louis Star in 1975; returned to

                                     Chelsea 1976 to 1979, was known as "The Cat" ?

                                                                                 

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

Each member must pm [private message] their answers to me [Mi-Amigo] after 12 noon today [Mon 18 Dec 2023] and before 03.00am Wed 20 Dec 2023.

 

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

The answers - and results for each player taking part - will be posted on Wed 20 Dec 2023

Each member will be awarded star for each correct answer. In addition, Thinkers will be awarded as follows

 

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THE RULES

Each member must pm [private message] their answers to me Mi-Amigo after 12 noon today [Mon 18 Dec

2023] and before 03.00am on Wed 20 Dec 2023.

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 03.00am on Wed 20 Dec 2023 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

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Very nice @Mi-Amigo 

PS, It's raining cats and dogs here 😂

 (I wonder where that expression originated from?) 😉

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Good a special edition @Mi-Amigo 

However not hopeful of a good result 😕 



HAPPINESS IS BEE SHAPED

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Thank you @Cleoriff 

With regards as to where the expression "raining cats and dogs" came from, I`ve provided an answer on the Weather thread.

Thank you @TallTrees 

Pleased you like another themed quiz.

 

Good luck @Cleoriff and @TallTrees and everyone else

Look forward to pms with your answers later 

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Incoming @Mi-Amigo 

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IMPORTANT

@Cleoriff @pgn @jonsie @gmarkj @MI5 @TallTrees @BobM @Dave-O2 @J9el 

Apologies for error 

Q5 DOGS 3 - MUSIC - should read 

       Which rock band released the album "Dog of Two Heads" in Nov 1971  ?

Not "Dog With Two Heads" as stated in original post.

 

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Thank you @Cleoriff 

like the gif

pm with your answers received

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Thank you @MI5 

pm with your answers received

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Thank you for the update @Mi-Amigo 

Doesn't improve it for me though 🤯😳



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