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White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

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

Today`s White Room Quiz has eight questions - with two questions from each of four categories

 

   GEOGRAPHY   WORDS   MOVIES   SPORT

 

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 [Wednesday] and 11.59pm tomorrow [Thursday]

 

I hope our regular quizzers

  @Cleoriff   @pgn   @jonsie   @MI5   @gmarkj   @Anonymous 

and O2 Community managers  @Marjo   @Martin-O2   @LukasB  

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.

 

Please note: there is no QI-style question in which the answer is not what most people think; and none of the questions this time are rated as "difficult" or "hard" in the quiz books consulted for the quiz.

 

TODAY`S EIGHT QUESTIONS

 

Q1 GEOGRAPHY - 1  Fiji is in which ocean ? 

      

Q2 WORDS - 1    What does an arctophile collect ?

 

Q3 MOVIES - 1    Who played nine characters in the 1949 movie "Kind Hearts And Coronets" ?

 

Q4 SPORT - 1       Which country won the 2015 Rugby World Cup ?

 

Q5 LITERATURE - 2  The Matterhorn is on the border between which two countries ?

                                  [full star awarded for both; half star awarded for one]

 

Q6 WORDS - 2     The word "vernal" relates to which season ?

 

Q7 MOVIES - 2     Which character was played by Orlando Bloom in the "Lord Of The Rings" trilogy ?

 

Q8 SPORT - 2        Mary Rand won a Gold Medal in which event at the 1964 Olympic Games ?

 

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 [Wed 02 December] and 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Thursday 03 December]

- 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 Fri 04 December

 

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 [Wed 02 December 2020] and before 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Thurs 03 December 2020].

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 23.59 [11.59pm] on Thursday 03 December 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 Wed 02 Dec 2020

Looking forward to it @Mi-Amigo when I'm back from hairdressers (who is currently effing and jeffing about my hair 😂😂

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

Thank you @Cleoriff 

Hope all goes well at the hairdressers

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

Thank you @MI5 

I like the gif

pm with your eight answers received

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

On the way @Mi-Amigo 

 

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

Thank you @Cleoriff 

I like the gif

pm with your eight answers received

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020


@Mi-Amigo wrote:

Thank you @Cleoriff 

I like the gif

pm with your eight answers received


I have no clue who those teams are in the gif...pretty certain neither are the answer for the rugby question rofl

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@Cleoriff wrote:
I have no clue who those teams are in the gif...pretty certain neither are the answer for the rugby question rofl

I`ve no idea about the teams either @Cleoriff and I set the question joy

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Re: White Room Quiz Wed 02 Dec 2020

PM sent @Mi-Amigo! Good luck everyone. smile

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