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White Room Quiz Mon 24 May 2021

Mi-Amigo
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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  SCIENCE [one question on BIOLOGY; one on PHYSICS]   ART   FOOD & DRINK

 

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].

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

 

I hope our regular quizzers

  @Cleoriff  @pgn  @jonsie  @gmarkj  @MI5   @TallTrees  @O2EmmaLouise  @BobM  @TheresaV 

  @LukasB   @Martin-O2 

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 What is the largest lake in Japan ?

 

Q2 SCIENCE 1 BIOLOGY  The tympanic membrane in the human body is better known by what name ?

 

Q3 ART 1  Which English painter painted "The Old Shepherd`s Chief Mourner" in 1837 ? 

 

Q4 FOOD & DRINK 1 What type of foodstuff is a blintz ?

 

Q5 GEOGRAPHY 2 In which country is the extinct Badacsony volcano ?

 

Q6 SCIENCE 2 PHYSICS The first Nobel Prize for Physics was awarded in 1901 to Wilhelm Roentgen for

                                        his discovery of what ? 

 

Q7 ART 2  Which Dutch painter painted "Woman With A Water Jug" [also known as "Woman With A

                   Water Pitcher"] in the 1660s ?

 

Q8 FOOD & DRINK 2 Which vegetable is the main ingrediant of latkes ?

                            

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 24 May 2021] and 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tues 25 May 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 26 May 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 24 May 2021] and before 23.59 [11.59pm] tomorrow [Tues 25 May 2021].

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 23.59 [11.59pm] on Tues 25 May 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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Good questions, @Mi-Amigo - plenty of scope for people to make a hash of that, I think 😉😆

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @pgn 

A wide range of questions - so hopefully everyone will find this WRQ fun 

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I like the quiz...and what's more I know the answer to the physics question..... THANK GOD!! rofl

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @Cleoriff

The fact that you know the answer to the Physics questions just shows that sometimes, when there is one of the least favourite categories in a WRQ, the question might not be quite so bad... 

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Great questions @Mi-Amigosmiling

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @O2EmmaLouise 

Pleased you think these are "great questions" in today`s WRQ.

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ohhhhh guys - Roentgen is from my hometown joy

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@LukasB wrote:

ohhhhh guys - Roentgen is from my hometown joy


Expect you to get that one right then @LukasB yahoo

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On it's way @Mi-Amigo >>>>>>>>

 

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