Episode 203

Fuego de Escoffier


May 23rd, 2022

1 hr 10 mins 5 secs

Season 1

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About this Episode

Quizmasters Lee and Marc meet for a general knowledge trivia quiz with topics including Video Games, Famous Characters, Technology, Anthropology, Cars and Boats, The Muppets, Desserts and more!

Round One

  • VIDEO GAMES - What is the name of the mascot for the Fallout video game series?
  • STAR WARS - What Star Wars character has the first name Shiev?
  • ANTHROPOLOGY - The species name for a modern human, homo sapien, translates to what in Latin?
  • BETTER KNOWN AS… - Which country singer, who released the albums It Matters To Me and Take Me As I Am was born Audrey Perry?
  • TECHNOLOGY - What kind of tiny semiconductor, now common in most electronic devices, was first introduced by Bell Laboratories in 1947?
  • CARS - Which car manufacturer produced the models Giulietta, Berlina, Brera and Spider?

Round Two

  • STATE NICKNAMES - What state is known as the Lead State, the Iron Mountain State, the Cave State and the Pennsylvania of the West?
  • BOATS - Getting its name from a Tamil word for "logs bound together", what kind of boat is known for its two hulls of equal size?
  • FAMOUS CHARACTERS - What is the name of the antagonist in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory?
  • TENNIS - Sharing its name with a type of bread item, what is the term in tennis for a set which ends in 6-0 (of which Swedish tennis legend Björn Borg won 116 throughout his career)?
  • MUPPETS - How many fingers does the Swedish Chef have on each hand? Which series by Hanna Barbera tied Silly Symphonies with most wins for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film?

Final Questions

  • INTERROGATION TECHNIQUES - Named after the psychologist who developed it in the 1950's, what nine-step interrogation technique is often used by law enforcement during interrogations to produce confessions?
  • DESSERTS - What flambéed dessert is generally credited to Auguste Escoffier for Queen Victoria's 75th year as Queen?

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