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It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 4:32 pm

Remember, you are to answer questions using only your own recall. No Googling. Any yahoo can do that. (See what I did there?)

Subject: Numerology

Note that you must supply all the members of a group to receive the points.

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[1 point] The Four Abrahamic Faiths

[2 points] The Four Original Members of Kiss

[3 points] The Four Archangels of the Quarters

[4 points] The Five Marx Brothers (and no, I'm not including Karl)

[5 points] The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

[6 points] The Five Good Emperors

[7 points] The Five Cities of Philistia

Good luck!
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by lafr » Wed Nov 27, 2019 6:55 pm

Original Kiss guys:

Gene Simmons
Paul Stanley
Ace Frehley
Peter Criss


Marx Brothers:

Groucho
Chico
Harpo
Gummo
Zeppo

I thought there were only three Faiths. I will be interested in knowing the fourth.

The Wonders: can I offer you four?


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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:42 pm

lafr: 6

Remember, you are to answer questions using only your own recall. No Googling. Any yahoo can do that. (See what I did there?) Note that you must supply all the members of a group to receive the points.

Subject: Numerology

Questions remaining:

Name:

[1 point] The Four Abrahamic Faiths

[3 points] The Four Archangels of the Quarters

[5 points] The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

[6 points] The Five Good Emperors

[7 points] The Five Cities of Philistia

Good luck!
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by lafr » Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:31 am

[3 points] The Four Archangels of the Quarters

I guess you're not willing to accept John, Paul, George and Ringo?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 4:29 pm

lafr wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:31 am
[3 points] The Four Archangels of the Quarters

I guess you're not willing to accept John, Paul, George and Ringo?
I wouldn't even accept Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John.
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by lafr » Thu Nov 28, 2019 5:28 pm

Rats.

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by amehatrekkie » Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:16 pm

Parthenon
Mausoleum of king mausol (?)
Pyramid of khufu
The hanging gardens
Statue of colossus
Great library of Alexandria



Islam
Christianity
Judaism
Zoroastrianism

Trajan
Marcus Aurelius
Hadrian
Antonio
Octavious
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Post by JM1776 » Wed Dec 04, 2019 9:54 pm

Some of all, but all of none.

No points.
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by Quoshara » Sun Dec 22, 2019 6:30 pm

Hmmm.. are not the angels - Michael, Gabriel, Uriel and Raphael? Or are Archangels different?
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Well, damn....what should I write next? Hmmmmmmmm......

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by amehatrekkie » Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:18 pm

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Christianity
Judaism
Ba'hai
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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:19 pm

amehatrekkie wrote:
Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:18 pm
Islam
Christianity
Judaism
Ba'hai
Even though the answer for which I was looking was the older faith, Samaritanism, I deem Ba'hai acceptable. Point awarded.
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:32 pm

lafr: 6
amehatrekkie: 1

Remember, you are to answer questions using only your own recall. No Googling. Any yahoo can do that. (See what I did there?) Note that you must supply all the members of a group to receive the points.

Subject: Numerology

Answers:

The Four Archangels of the Quarters are Michael, Gabriel, Raphael and Uriel

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, The Temple of Diana at Ephesus, The Statue of Zeus at Olympia, The Colossus of Rhodes, The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, The Pharos at Alexandria, and the Great Pyramid at Giza

The Five Good Emperors were Nerva, Trajan, Hadrian, Antonius Pius and Marcus Aurelius

The Five Cities of Philistia were Ashdod, Gath, Gaza, Ekron and Ashkelon

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"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by lafr » Sun Jan 05, 2020 12:12 pm

JM1776 wrote:
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:32 pm

Next topic: Monsters and their movies
Promise us no J.J. Abrams jokes.

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by JM1776 » Mon Jan 06, 2020 5:54 pm

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amehatrekkie: 1

Subject: Monsters and Their Movies:

[1 point] For what are the heroes "gonna need a bigger boat"?

[2 points] What was Bela Lugosi's version of Dracula infamous for drinking ... and not drinking. (Both answers are required for the points.)

[3 points] What creature thought he'd made himself invulnerable by sleeping on a bed of gems for so long that they'd embedded themselves into his underside, providing protection against blades and arrows—well, all but the Black Arrow?

[4 points] A "cousin" of Gamera's enemy, Gyaos, was dismembered and decapitated by this knife-headed kaiju. Name him.

[5 points] Gilgamesh and Enkidu killed this creature sent at the behest of a rejected Ishtar; Picard told Dathon this story.

[6 points] The Houses of Plantagenet and Lusignan are both said to be descended from this legendary European water-sprite. She is ________.

[7 points] Name the children of Typhon and Echidna. You must get all of them for the points.
"The Chargers previously said Taylor suffered complications from an injection."

Their team doctor punctured his lung while administering a pain reliever, so ... technically, that's true, right?

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Re: It's Trivia Time Once More!

Post by Dancyer McCoy » Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:17 pm

1. Shark in Jaws.

3. Smaug in Hobbit, desolation of Smaug

5. Bull of heaven in Darmok (among other places)
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