Episode 22 Mastermind


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Episode 22

John Humphrys presents another heat of the classic quiz. Tonight's subjects are Leonardo da Vinci, the Dreyfus Affair, JS Bach and The Inbetweeners.


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Our first contender tonight is Claire Slater.

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She's a pharmacist from West Sussex, and her specialist subject -

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Leonardo Da Vinci.

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Jim Mason, a lecturer from Edinburgh,

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on the French political scandal the Dreyfus Affair.

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Craig Thomson is a primary teacher from Fife.

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He's answering questions on Johann Sebastian Bach.

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And Jon Stitcher is a professional poker player from the Wirral.

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His subject - the sitcom The Inbetweeners.

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APPLAUSE

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Hello and welcome to Mastermind, with me, John Humphrys,

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and four contenders.

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And if they're looking a little weary

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it's because they'll have been burning the midnight oil,

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boning up on the subjects they have chosen to be tested on.

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They can't, of course, revise for the general knowledge round

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because they have no idea what that will cover.

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They get four and a half minutes of questions altogether,

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so let us get on with it and ask our first contender to join us, please.

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And your name is...?

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Your occupation?

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And your chosen subject...

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Da Vinci in two minutes, starting now.

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Leonardo was born near the Tuscan town of Vinci.

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In his early teens he was sent to Florence to

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work as an apprentice to which painter and sculptor?

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Verrocchio.

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What is the usual English title of Leonardo's altarpiece

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painting that survives in two versions?

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One version is in London's National Gallery.

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The Virgin Of The Rocks.

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What was the name of the Duke of Milan,

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who commissioned Leonardo to paint The Last Supper

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at Santa Maria delle Grazie?

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Ludovico Sforza.

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Ludovico Sforza's reputed mistress, Cecilia Gallerani,

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is generally thought to be the subject of which of Leonardo's paintings?

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Lady With The Ermine.

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What was the name of Leonardo's loyal pupil and friend

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to whom he bequeathed his books, manuscripts, and other works?

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Melzi.

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Who was the Roman architect and writer

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who laid out the ideal proportions of the human body,

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which Leonardo's drawing is modelled on?

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Vitruvius.

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Leonardo designed a mechanical walking animal

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for the Medicis to welcome King Francis I in 1515.

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What animal?

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-A lion.

-Leonardo's painting of Francesco del Giocondo's wife

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is thought to have first been referred to as Mona Lisa

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by a 16th-century art historian. Who?

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Vasari?

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In which city did Leonardo meet Isabella d'Este at court?

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It is thought that his incomplete drawing of her was done there.

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Mantua.

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What Italian term that can translate as "room of wooden boards"

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is given to the room decorated by Leonardo

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in the Sforza Castle in Milan?

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Salla del Este.

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No, Salla delle Asse.

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Leonardo's notebook dated 1505-1506,

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sometimes known as The Turin Codex,

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is predominately about what subject?

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-Flying?

-Yeah, flighted birds.

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For which Augustinian monastery at Scopeto was Leonardo

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commissioned to paint The Adoration Of The Magi in early 1481?

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San Dominico.

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San Donato.

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What English title is given to Leonardo's only known single

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portrait of a secular man?

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It's possibly that of Franchino Gaffurio.

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Portrait Of A Musician.

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What was the name of the villa in the Vatican Palace complex

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where Leonardo had a suite of rooms from 1513-1516?

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Pass.

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Gian Giacomo Caprotti, who became Leonardo's assistant

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pupil and companion, joined his household aged 10.

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By what nickname, meaning "little devil", was he known?

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Salai.

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Yes, indeed. You had just one pass, Claire.

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The name of that villa in the Vatican Palace complex was

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Villa Belvedere, or Bel-ve-deh-ray,

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however they would have pronounced it.

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Just that one pass, Claire. You've scored 12 points.

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Thank you.

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APPLAUSE

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And our next contender, please.

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And your name is?

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Your occupation?

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And your chosen subject?

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In two minutes, starting now.

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Dreyfus was a Jewish officer in the French Army who was

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convicted of treason in 1894.

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What French word that means list or memorandum

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was used for the key piece of evidence in Dreyfus' trial?

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Bordereau.

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Yes. What was the name of the military attache at the German

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embassy in Paris in whose bin the bordereau was found?

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Schwartzkoppen.

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Yep. Which French officer confronted Dreyfus

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with the evidence against him in 1894?

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He left a revolver within Dreyfus' reach so he could kill himself.

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Du Paty de Clam.

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Yeah. On which island of the Salvation Islands group

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was Dreyfus exiled in 1895 after his conviction?

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Devil's Island.

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Yes. Which cleaning lady, who was in reality a French spy, found the

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bordereau at the German embassy in Paris as part of her daily cleaning routine?

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Madame Bastian.

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Yep. Who took over as the head of the army's intelligence

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section in July 1895?

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He was eventually posted abroad

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because of his unauthorised investigation into the Dreyfus Affair.

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Georges Picquart.

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Yes. What name is given to the additional piece of paper

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retrieved from the German attache's waste bin that convinced

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Picquart that Dreyfus was NOT the traitor who was passing information to the Germans?

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Le Petit Bleu.

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Yes. Which anti-Semitic newspaper was founded in 1892 by Edouard Drumont

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and was a strong opponent of Dreyfus?

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La Libre Parole.

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Yes. In which city did Dreyfus' second court martial take place in 1899?

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-Rennes.

-Yep.

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In what newspaper did Emile Zola publish his letter to the President

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of the French republic in support of Dreyfus, entitled "J'accuse"?

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L'Aurore.

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Yes. Dreyfus was finally declared innocent of all charges in July 1906.

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What suburb of Paris was he posted to as the commander

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of an artillery depot when he was first reinstated into the French Army?

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Fontainebleau.

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Vincennes. Two fabricated telegrams were delivered to

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Picquart in North Africa in 1897

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that were intended to prove that he was in league with Dreyfus' supporters.

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One was signed "blanche". Who was the signatory of the second?

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Maximilian?

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Speranza.

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Which intelligence officer was a serial forger of documents

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that implicated Dreyfus and Picquart? When his crimes came to light,

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he killed himself.

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-Commandant Henri.

-Yes, that is correct.

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No passes, Jim.

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You have 11 points.

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APPLAUSE

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And our next contender, please.

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And your name is?

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Your occupation?

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And your chosen subject?

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In two minutes, starting now.

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In which German principality did Bach become Kapellmeister

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under Prince Leopold, a great connoisseur and lover of music?

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Anhalt-Kothen.

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Yes. What solo wind instrument does Bach add to the strings

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and continuo in the suite number two in B Minor?

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-Flute.

-Yes.

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What was the name of the coffee house in Leipzig where Bach

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directed chamber concerts on Fridays in winter with his Collegium Musicum?

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Zimmerman's.

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Yep. Which of the concertos dedicated to the Margrave of Brandenburg

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contains a lengthy cadenza for harpsichord in its opening movement?

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The second.

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Number five. What was the name of the student in Arnstadt who'd picked a fight

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with a young Bach who'd been rude about his bassoon playing?

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-Geyersbach.

-Yes.

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In German musical notation,

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what pitch does H stand for in the musical motif B A C H,

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used most famously by the composer in the art of fugue?

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B natural.

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Yes. Which of Bach's collections of compositions for organ is

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framed by a large-scale prelude and a fugue in E flat,

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sometimes known as the St Anne?

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The Orgel-Buchlein.

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No, the Clavier-Ubung.

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What was the literary pseudonym of Christian Friedrich Henrici,

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who wrote texts for many of Bach's religious vocal works,

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including the St Matthew Passion?

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-Picander.

-Yes.

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Bach travelled several times from Luneburg to Hamburg

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to hear which celebrated organist?

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Johann Adam Reincken.

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Yes. At which church in Leipzig did the St John Passion

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receive its first performance in 1724?

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St Nicholas.

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Yes. Which of Bach's sons wrote an extensive

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obituary of his father, the world-famous organist,

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in collaboration with Johann Freidrich Agricola?

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CPE Bach.

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Yes. What did Bach regard as the most perfect foundation of music

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in his precepts and principles of 1738?

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Well-ordered church music.

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No. Thorough bass.

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Which cantata's first chorus was adapted for use in the

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Crucifixus of the Mass In B Minor?

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The Hunt Cantata.

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Cantata number 12.

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What type of composition did Bach use for the 30th

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and last of the Goldberg Variations, that incorporates

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the melodies of two popular folk songs into the overall framework?

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Er, pass.

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Well, I can tell you cos we're out of time - Quodlibet

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or "quodlibay", however you pronounce it.

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Nine points, Craig.

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APPLAUSE

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And our final contender, please.

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And your name is?

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Your occupation?

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And your chosen subject.

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The Inbetweeners, here we go.

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Who created and wrote the comedy series The Inbetweeners with Damon Beesley?

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They were also both executive producers of the series.

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Morris.

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Yes. What is the name of the psychotic head of sixth

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form at Rudge Park Comprehensive School, played by Greg Davies?

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-Mr Gilbert.

-Yep.

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In the final episode of series three,

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Mr Gilbert tells Will that the only reason anyone teaches

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these days is because the authorities have become much more relaxed about what?

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-Police checks.

-Yes.

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Who wakes up covered in insects after he inadvertently spends

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the night face-down in an ant nest after a drunken evening in Malia?

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Jay Cartwright.

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Yep. When Simon invites Carly to the Christmas prom, she asks him for a lift.

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At what time does he offer to collect her so she can help him to set the party up?

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-4pm.

-Yes.

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Which board game do the boys play on Simon's send-off camping trip?

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-Monopoly.

-Yep.

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At the charity fashion show, Will asks where they'd all be

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if Nelson Mandela hadn't stood up for his beliefs.

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Neil's response is that there wouldn't be...?

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-Nelson's Column.

-Yes.

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When the boys plan their trip around Australia, Jay rejects the major

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landmarks suggested by Will in favour of a visit to which water park?

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Splash Planet.

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Yes. How much money does Will leave as a deposit

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for the motorboat that he hires to try to impress

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Lauren during the school geography field trip to Swanage?

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£150.

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Yes. Will decides that he needs to make himself appear

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fun in front of the Warwick University boys.

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What does he start eating as a dare to attract attention?

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A bonsai tree.

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Yes. Which teacher supervises the school Christmas prom with Mr Gilbert?

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Neil tries to kiss her after downing a pint of beer.

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Miss Timms.

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Yep. In the squalid hotel in Malia, Jay and Neil

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are confused over the purpose of the bidet.

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What does Neil initially think it is until Jay claims it's a child's toilet?

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Bath.

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Yes. What is the name on the fake Australian driving licence that Jay uses to try and buy

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alcohol when the boys mistakenly go to the Black Bull

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for the traditional first day of school drinks?

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Brett Clement.

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Yeah. In the episode Bunk Off,

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when Will goes to the off-licence wearing Simon's dad's suit,

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he buys gin, Drambuie and extra strong mints under

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the pretence that he is hosting a party to celebrate what?

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A house-warming party.

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Yeah. Who plays Will's very attractive mother, Polly McKenzie?

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She makes a big impression on the other boys at the school

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when she picks Will up on his first day in an open-top sports car.

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Belinda Stuart-Wilson.

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Yes, indeed.

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15 questions, John - 15 correct answers.

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APPLAUSE

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So a high-scoring first round.

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Let's have a look at all of those scores.

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In fourth place, nine points, Craig.

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Third place, 11 points, Jim.

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Second place, 12 points, Claire.

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First place, 15 points, John.

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APPLAUSE

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So it is the general knowledge round now,

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and if there's a tie at the end of it, then the number of passes

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is taken into account

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and the person with the fewer passes is the winner.

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And if they're tied on passes as well there will be a tie-break.

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So, let us ask Craig to join us again, please.

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And, er, you start out with nine points, Craig.

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It's two and a half minutes, of course, for general knowledge,

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so loads of time to catch up and overtake. Here we go.

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The holiday resorts of Limassol, Larnaca

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and Paphos are on the Greek half of which Mediterranean island?

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Cyprus.

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Yes. Which Irish boyband had a record 11 number one singles in the 2000s,

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beginning with I Have A Dream/Seasons In The Sun in January

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2000 and ending with The Rose in 2006?

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Boyzone.

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Westlife. Which member of the royal family won her first equestrian gold medals

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at the European Eventing Championships at Blenheim in September 2005?

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Pass.

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What written work opens on the 1st January 1660 and closes on

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the 31st of May '69, when its author thought he was losing his sight?

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Er, pass.

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In Mozart's opera The Magic Flute, Pamina is the daughter of which character?

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Er, the birdcatcher.

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The Queen of the Night. America and the Soviet Union signed the ABM treaty in 1972.

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What do the initials ABM stand for?

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Anti-ballistic missile.

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Yes. Which insects belong to the order Coleoptera?

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Mosquitoes.

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Beetles. The discovery of secondary fermentation to produce

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sparkling champagne is traditionally accredited to which monk?

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Benedict.

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Dom Perignon.

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In the county of Los Angeles, what are Hermosa, Redondo, Venice and Malibu?

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Islands.

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Beaches. Which future leader of the Labour Party wrote the poem

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Ode To Everton FC, that was published in the Liverpool Daily Post

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in 1935, when he was working in the city as a shipping clerk?

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Er...Harold Wilson.

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Michael Foot. The Pope delivers his Easter message to

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the crowds gathered in which square in Rome?

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St Peter's.

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Yes. A west Cumbrian town at the confluence of the river that

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gives it its name and the River Derwent was severely

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flooded in November 2009. Which town?

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Pass.

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In 1805, the Royal Navy Admiral Sir Francis Beaufort devised

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the scale named after him for measuring the strength of what natural phenomenon?

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-Wind.

-Yes.

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Which American newspaper's masthead logo is "All the news that's fit to print"?

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New York Times.

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Yes. Larry Sanders, the Oxford-based brother of the American senator

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Bernie Sanders, stood in the Witney by-election in October 2016.

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Which party did he represent?

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Green Party.

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Yes. Milonguero and canyengue are styles

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or forms of which ballroom dance of Argentine origin?

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Tango.

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Yeah. In the television series London's Burning,

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what was the nickname of the fireman, Burt Quigley? He had chronic hypochondria.

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BUZZER

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Sick.

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Sick man.

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Ah, nearly, nearly!

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Sick note.

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Very close, very close. Three passes.

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Cockermouth was the west Cumbrian town that got flooded.

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It was Samuel Pepys' diary, open on the 1st January 1660.

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And Zara Phillips is the horse riding member of the royal family.

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Well, I suppose they all are,

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but she won gold medals and things like that for it.

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Craig, you have a total of 16 points.

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APPLAUSE

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And now Jim again, please.

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And, er...you kick off this round, Jim, with 11 points.

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Let's see how you do with your general knowledge. Here we go.

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Who was Cher's first husband?

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She sang with him on the song I Got You Babe.

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Sonny Bono.

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Yeah. Which Roman goddess is identified with the Greek

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goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodite?

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-Eros.

-Venus.

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In which Dickens novel is the hero looked after

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until he is nine at an institution run by a Mrs Mann?

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David Copperfield.

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Oliver Twist. Who played the title role in the 1986

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television series The Singing Detective?

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Bob Hoskins.

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Michael Gambon.

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What word that comes from the Latin for "hidden" or "concealed"

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describes the study of supernatural or magical powers?

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Pass.

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Which Rodgers and Hammerstein musical is based on the play

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Liliom by the Hungarian-born writer Ferenc Molnar?

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Gordon MacRae and Shirley Jones starred in the film version.

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-Oklahoma!

-Carousel.

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The artist Canaletto is best known for his views of Venice,

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but worked mainly in which English city from 1746 to 1755?

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-London.

-Yes. What general term is used for birds such as curlews, sandpipers

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and dunlins that are characterised by long legs and sharp, pointed bills

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and search for food in shallow water on shorelines or on river banks?

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-Waders.

-Yep.

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By what name is the aria Ombra Mai Fu from Handel's opera Serse commonly known?

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-Pass.

-Which heroine of the American West beat the marksman

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Frank E Butler in a shooting contest?

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She married him the following year.

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-Annie Oakley.

-Yes. From what name that comes from the Latin for "bend" is given to

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any of the air cavities in a bone

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such as those on either side of the upper part of the nose?

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-Pass.

-The Texan firefighter Paul "Red" Adair

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was famous for tackling blazes in what installations?

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-Oil wells.

-Yes. Stanley Myers's Cavatina is part of the theme from what

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film about Vietnam veterans?

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It was a hit in 1979 for the guitarist John Williams.

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-Deer Hunter.

-Yes. Of which islands was Sir Rex Hunt the governor from 1980 to 1985,

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one of the most violent periods of their history?

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-Falkland Islands.

-Yep. Which country's principal river, the Magdalena, flows

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north from the Andes for over 900 miles before entering the Caribbean?

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-Chile.

-Colombia.

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Which politician did Clement Freud nickname Attila the Hen in 1979?

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-Margaret Thatcher.

-Yes.

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What spirit is traditionally mixed with lime juice to create a gimlet?

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-Gin.

-Yep.

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The area around which man-made lake in Northumberland is

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noted for having the darkest night skies in England

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because there's very little light pollution?

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-Kielder Water.

-Yes. Which album featuring archival recordings of Elvis Presley

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accompanied by new Royal Philharmonic Orchestra arrangements

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gave Elvis a record-breaking 13th UK number one

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as a solo artist in October 2016?

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-Elvis Lives.

-Well, it might have been, mightn't it? But good guess.

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The Wonder Of You is the correct answer, and you had three passes.

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Those air cavities in bones such as those on the side of your nose,

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they're called sinuses.

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And Handel's Largo is the opera from which Ombra Mai Fu came.

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And occul-tism or occultism is the word that

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comes from the Latin for "hidden", the study of supernatural powers.

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Jim, you have 21 points.

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APPLAUSE

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And now Claire again, please.

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And you start out with 12 points, Claire.

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21 is the score to beat.

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Here we go with your general knowledge.

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In the classic television sitcom Dad's Army, who is the commander of

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the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon?

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-Captain Mainwaring.

-Yep.

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Schnauzers and schipperkes are breeds of which animal?

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-Dogs.

-Yup. Emily Blunt plays the title character Rachel

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in the 2016 film adaptation of which novel by Paula Hawkins?

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-Girl On The Train.

-Yes. What is the better-known title of the humorous magazine that

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finally ceased publication in 2002?

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It had the alternative name The London Charivari.

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-Punch.

-Yes. What material is produced by buffing the flesh side

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of a tanned animal hide?

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-Leather.

-Suede. Charles the Great was crowned Emperor of the Romans

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by Pope Leo III on Christmas Day 800.

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By what name is he generally known?

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-Charlemagne.

-Yes. Which village in Norfolk is famous for a shrine to

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the Virgin Mary, originally constructed by Lady Richeldis in 1061?

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Pilgrimages still take place there.

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-Walsingham.

-Yes, Little Walsingham.

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What colour is the three-wheeled van used by Trotters Independent Trading Company

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in the television series Only Fools And Horses?

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-Yellow.

-Yup.

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Which American state is bordered by New Mexico, Oklahoma,

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Arkansas, Louisiana, the Gulf of Mexico and Mexico itself?

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-Texas.

-Yes. Which Paralympian, who's won several gold medals

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and was made a dame in the 2013 New Year's Honours List,

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was a competitive swimmer before she turned to cycling?

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-Sarah Storey.

-Yes.

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Which composer, famous for his piano music, was born in Poland in 1810?

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His father was French, his mother was Polish.

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-Chopin.

-Yes. In the hip joint, the rounded surface of a bone

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moves inside a depression of another bone.

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What is that type of joint called?

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-Ball and socket.

-Yes.

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Which British Prime Minister is the only Welshman to have held the office,

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although he was actually born in Manchester?

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-Lloyd George.

-Yes. On which river do the cities of Worcester and Gloucester stand?

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-Wye.

-The Severn.

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In his '95 bestseller The Road Ahead, which computer programmer

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and business entrepreneur wrote that,

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"Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose."

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-Pass.

-Who was the lead singer with the rock band Led Zeppelin?

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-Pass.

-Which French painter, who died in Paris in 1891, is often

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credited with introducing the technique of pointillism

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in the painting Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte?

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-Seurat.

-Yes.

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What aromatic herb with narrow green leaves

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and a distinctive aniseed flavour is widely used in the classic French cooking,

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notably in Bearnaise sauce?

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-Sage.

-Tarragon.

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Which language was intended to replace English in official communications

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according to the 1973 Constitution of Pakistan?

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-Don't know.

-Sorry?

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-Pass.

-You passed. Well, I can tell you, it's Urdu.

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And you had two other passes.

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The lead singer with Led Zeppelin was Robert Plant.

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That business entrepreneur, computer entrepreneur,

0:22:540:22:57

-quite well-known, really, is Bill Gates.

-Yeah.

-Always worth a guess!

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But, Claire, you have 25 points.

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APPLAUSE

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And finally Jon again, please.

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Jon, you start out with your 15 points. 25 is the score to beat.

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Here we go.

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What is the name of the Oscar-winning New Zealand film-maker

0:23:250:23:28

who directed the Lord Of The Rings trilogy?

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-Peter Jackson.

-Yes. A version of which book produced by Johannes Gutenberg in 1455

0:23:300:23:35

is thought to be the oldest complete book printed in movable type in Western Europe?

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-The Bible.

-Yep. Who duetted with Luther Vandross on the '94 cover version

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of Endless Love, a number three in the UK Singles Chart?

0:23:430:23:46

-Diana Ross?

-Mariah Carey.

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Crystals of which form of the mineral silica are widely used

0:23:490:23:51

for frequency control in radios, televisions and watches?

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-Quartz?

-Yes. The French territorial collectivity of Saint Pierre and Miquelon

0:23:550:24:00

lies in the North Atlantic off the coast of which country?

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-Iceland?

-Canada. Who succeeded Lois Maxwell as Miss Moneypenny?

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She appeared in The Living Daylights and Licence To Kill

0:24:080:24:11

before being replaced herself.

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-Bond?

-Caroline Bliss.

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The Black Spot, The Old Sea Dog At The Admiral Benbow

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and Silver's Embassy are the titles of chapters in which 1883 novel?

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Treasure Island.

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Yes. Which television presenter specialises in making documentaries

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that delve into unusual lifestyles and eccentric personalities?

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He's the son of a noted novelist and travel writer.

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-Amis.

-Louis Theroux.

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Which Football League club are known as the Spireites

0:24:340:24:37

after the crooked spire on one of the town's churches?

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-Chesterfield.

-Yes. What Chinese phrase meaning "work together"

0:24:390:24:43

has passed into everyday use to describe a generally overenthusiastic

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or zealous attitude?

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-Feng shui.

-Gung ho.

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Which letter of the alphabet, usually followed by three numbers,

0:24:500:24:53

is used in Britain and other places for permitted food additives and preservatives?

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-E.

-Yes. In 1907, who became the first Briton to win

0:24:590:25:03

the Nobel Prize in Literature?

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-Kipling.

-Yes. Which title character of a children's television series

0:25:050:25:10

and accompanying books was created by John Cunliffe?

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He lived in Kendal and based his stories on the surrounding countryside.

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-Peter Wimsey.

-Postman Pat.

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In which national park are the hills Whernside, Ingleborough

0:25:180:25:22

and Pen-y-ghent, known collectively as the Three Peaks?

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-Peak District.

-Yorkshire Dales.

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What is the name of the Swiss dish that consists of cheese heated and

0:25:270:25:30

scraped, as it melts, onto potatoes, gherkins and pickled onions?

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-Fondue.

-Raclette.

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Which former European Commissioner and Governor of Hong Kong

0:25:380:25:41

once remarked, "Having committed political suicide,

0:25:410:25:44

"the Conservative Party is now living to regret it"?

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-Chris Patten.

-Yes. The holder of which religious office is screaming in the series

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of paintings by Francis Bacon, based on a portrait by Velazquez?

0:25:510:25:55

-The Pope.

-Yes.

0:25:550:25:56

Downy and powdery are the two main types of a fungal disease

0:25:560:25:59

that affects plants as well as cloth and leather. Which disease?

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-Noble rot.

-No, mildew.

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-No passes, Jon. You have scored 24.

-Oh.

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APPLAUSE

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Well, a really close contest at the end.

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Let's have a look at the scores.

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Fourth place, 16 points, Craig.

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Third place, 21 points, Jim.

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Second place, 24 points, Jon.

0:26:300:26:32

First place, 25 points, Claire.

0:26:320:26:35

-Thank you.

-Well done.

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Which means that Claire is tonight's winner

0:26:440:26:47

and she goes through to the semifinals.

0:26:470:26:49

Congratulations to her.

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