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Answers to Multiple Quiz for 29th May
Answers to Multiple Quiz for 29th May
Answers to Multiple Quiz for 29th May

The 90s Albums Quiz

Who released the following albums ?

1. Heaven or Las Vegas

A.  Cocteau Twins  

2. Shake your money maker

A. The Black Crows  

3. Violator

A. Depeche Mode

4. S&M

A. Metallica  

5. Dirt

A. Alice in chains  

6. Henry`s Dream

A. Nick Cave and the bad seeds  

7. Dry

A. P. J. Harvey  8. Wild Wood A. Paul Weller9. Siamese DreamA. The Smashing Pumpkins  10. Emergency on planet Earth  A. Jamiroquai  

11. Modern Life is Rubbish

A. Blur 12. Tuesday night music clubA. Sherly Crow  

13. Giant Steps

A. The Boo Brothers 

14. Superunknown

A. Sound garden  

15. The downward spiral

A. Nine inch nails  

16. Mellon Collie and the infinite sadness

A. The Smashing Pumpkins

17. Me against the world

A. Tupac 

18. The Bends

A. Radiohead 19. A northern soulA. The Verve  20. Listen without prejudice Vol. 1A. George Michael  21. Ragged Glory A. Neil Young and Crazy Horse  22. AmeriKKKa?s Most WantedA. Ice Cube

23. I do not want what I havent got 

A. Sinead O'Conner 

24. Goo

A. Sonic Youth 

25. Blood Sugar Sex Magik

A. Red Hot Chili Peppers  

26. Every good boy deserves fudge 

A. Mudhoney  27. TenA. Pearl Jam  

28. Achtung Baby

A. U2

The Dog Days Quiz

1. Laika died in space. Which two Russian dogs returned alive and well?

A. Belka and Strelka

2. What kind of dogs does one associate with Noel Coward?

A. Mad dogs (and Englishmen)

3. Complete the following canine song titles from the following bands or singers:
    a: Led Zeppelin -  ...... dog 
    b: Lobo - Me ..... 
    c: Pattie Page -  How .... 
    d: Rolling Stones -  ....... the dog 
    e: Iggy Pop - I wanna  ..... 
    f:  David Bowie -   ....... dogs

A. Six Answers:
    a: Black 
    b: and you and a dog named Boo 
    c: much is that doggie in the window 
    d: Walkin 
    e: be your dog 
    f: Diamond

4. What is the only dog that is allowed to give evidence in a US courtroom ?

A. A Bloodhound

5. The dog named AIBO is a different breed. Explain.

A. AIBO is the artificial intelligence robot dog from Sony.

6. What is the black dog called who is or was a god in ancient Eygpt?

A. Anubis

7. What was the name of the bulldog in Tom and Jerry ?

A. Spike

8. The most faithful dog from Edinburgh was "Greyfriars Bobby". What breed was it?

A. Skye terrier

9. In the Napoleonic wars, why did the French use poodles on the battlefield?

A. To search out the wounded

10. Which very famous dog was found in an abandoned German bunker in WWI?

A. Rin Tin Tin  

11. What was the name of:  
    a: Frank Sinatra`s dog and 
    b: Hitler's dog?

A. Two Answers: 
    a: Mafia 
    b: Blondie

12. A dog in a Sherlock Holmes story and the nickname of a Premier League football club. Six letters

A. Pompey

The Mouth Quiz

1. In film, who or what can read Dave Bowman and Dr. Frank Poole's lips ?

A. HAL 9000  in 2001, A Space Odyssey

2. Which 'big mouth' is very annoying in both The Sopranos and CSI ?

A. Big Mouth Billy Bass, the singing fish

3. Which song do Motorhead, Aerosmith and Krokus all have in common ?

A. Eat the Rich

4. Name the five different tastes.

A. Sweet, sour, salty, bitter and umami. (umami means yummy in Japanese)
5. The following cities are found on or near the mouth of which major rivers ?  

    a. Le Havre  
    b. Pisa  
    c. Hamburg 
    d. Gdansk  
    e. Al Basrah

A. Five Answers:
    a. Seine  
    b. Arno  
    c. Elbe or Alster    
    d. Vistula  
    e. the confluence of the Euphrates and Tigris

6. What do Gil Grissom from CSI Las Vegas and Ethan Hunt from M.I. both have in common ?

A. they are gifted lip readers

7. The American Alligator has the most powerful bite in the animal kingdom with 3,000 lbs. per sq. inch. This pales in comparison to the Dunkleosteus, a 4 ton, 33 ft. long placoderm fish that terrorized the oceans 400 million years ago. Plus or minus 15,000, its bite is thought to have been how many lbs. per sq. inch ?

A. 80,000 lbs. per sq. inch !!

8. Which dapple land mammal has the most powerful bite in Africa ?

A. Spotted Hyena

9. Which song do Nelly Furtado and Hall and Oates have in common ?

A. Maneater

10. Australian director Peter Weir is known for such films as Witness, Dead Poets Society, The Truman Show, Master and Commander and Gallipoli. What was the title of his first feature film ?

A. The cars that ate Paris

The Show Quiz

1. Which famous concert closed with the words "I'd like to say thankyou on behalf of the group and ourselves and I hope we passed the audition"?

A. The Beatles 'rooftop' concert, Jan 30 1969.

2. Where was the first world exposition in 1851?

A. Crystal Palace, London.

3. In which 1952 Academy Award winning film for best picture did Jimmy Stewart play a mysterious clown who never removed his make-up?

A. The Greatest Show on Earth

4. What was billed as 'The Aquarian Exposition'?

A. The 1969 Woodstock festival

5. The following words are from songs titled 'The show must go on'. Name the artist or band.  
    a. Where has the feeling gone, will I remember this song
    b. My make-up may be flaking, but my smile still stays on
    c. Let's set the stage on fire, and Hollywood will be jealous
    d. Baby although I chose this lonely life, it seems it's strangling me now

A. Four answers
    a. Pink Floyd
    b. Queen
    c. Drop Dead Gorgeous
    d. Leo Sayer or 3 Dog Night

6. The following is an introduction to which show?  
    " I would like, if I may, to take you on a strange journey"

A. The Rocky Horror Picture Show

7. What is the theatrical term for each of the following?   
    a. to nearly forget or fumble one's lines
    b. the more comfortable expensive seats in the rear of an old theatre
    c. an access walkway to equipment
    d. an unfit and dangerous area of the stage
    e. actors restroom backstage
    f. a brief remark by a character heard by the audience but not by other characters
    g. a decorative arch that frames the stage 

A. Seven answers  
    a. fluff
    b. loge
    c. catwalk
    d. black hole
    e. green room
    f. aside
    g. proscenium

8. Which singer gave a concert on the 31 December 1994 to a record 3.5 million fans on the Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro?

A. Rod Stewart

9. Which popular show does a 'professor' perform?

A. A Punch and Judy show

10. Sometimes human adversity can be a 'show' in itself. One of the most watched television events in both Europe and North America took place on 17 April 1970. Why were millions glued to their tv screens? 

A. Hoping to see a successful re entry and splashdown of the crippled Apollo 13

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