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The Pn Pursuit Quiz - The Wait Is Over ! - Quiz

This is a Fun quiz made for a specific purpose.

To help long suffering young, ageing and in my case, downright geriatric Jamie Cullum fans celebrate the release of Jamie Cullum's new and absolutely mutts nutts cd

The Pursuit

In all good stores and bad ones !

And available via the links here

https://www. Amazon. Co. Uk/gp/product/B002J9G7LG/ref=nosim/? Tag=deccacouk 21005-21

https://www. Play. Com/Music/CD/4-/1125222/The-Pursuit/Product. Html


The Quiz has a 30 minute time limit !



Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which actor played the part of Christopher in the 2006 film - The Pursuit of Happyness ?

    • A.

      Will Smith

    • B.

      Jaden Smith

    • C.

      Andrew Carter

    • D.

      William Devereux

    Correct Answer
    B. Jaden Smith
    Explanation
    Jaden Smith is the correct answer because he played the part of Christopher in the 2006 film "The Pursuit of Happyness".

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  • 2. 

    One of The Greatest Pursuits in history has been the one between Wile E Coyote and the Road Runner But when did the Pursuit between these two great characters, make its first appearence on screen ?

    • A.

      1964

    • B.

      1952

    • C.

      1949

    • D.

      1963

    Correct Answer
    C. 1949
    Explanation
    In 1949, the pursuit between Wile E Coyote and the Road Runner made its first appearance on screen.

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  • 3. 

    This is a track in reverse !  Though the answer is easy to get ! Name the track !

    • A.

      Mixup

    • B.

      Mixtape

    • C.

      Mixcd

    • D.

      Mixtake

    Correct Answer
    B. Mixtape
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Mixtape" because the question states that the track is in reverse, implying that the letters of the word have been reversed. When we reverse the letters of "epatxiM," we get "Mixtape."

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  • 4. 

    Mixtape is a superb track and in my opinion the track that may chart the highest if released as a singleButWhen was the first Casette tape ( like the old TDK 90 ) first invented and released to the general public.

    • A.

      1959

    • B.

      1962

    • C.

      1973

    • D.

      1981

    Correct Answer
    B. 1962
  • 5. 

    Jamies covers the classic song, If I Ruled The World, on the new CD.The song is best known for the impossible to surpass version by the great artist Tony BennettIn what year was Tony Bennett born ?

    • A.

      1925

    • B.

      1926

    • C.

      1939

    • D.

      1936

    Correct Answer
    B. 1926
    Explanation
    Tony Bennett was born in 1926.

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  • 6. 

    A tongue in cheek and easy to get correct question now.We all refer to this track lovingly as the Chipmunk track.Which song does this fun spoof of the cd cover relate to ?Couldnt help this !  Sorry. ! ha ha.A clip is here

    • A.

      You And Me Are Gone

    • B.

      I'm All Over It Now

    • C.

      Music Is Through

    • D.

      We Run Things

    Correct Answer
    B. I'm All Over It Now
  • 7. 

    Jamies Studio is called what ?

    • A.

      Terrifried Studios

    • B.

      Terrific Studios

    • C.

      Terrified Studios

    • D.

      Terri-towel Studios

    Correct Answer
    C. Terrified Studios
    Explanation
    Jamies Studio is called Terrified Studios because the correct name of the studio is Terrified Studios.

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  • 8. 

    We all know that the new CD's title is taken from Nancy Mitford's novel - The Pursuit of LoveWhich of the following below is one of Nancy's most famous books

    • A.

      Love in a Cold Climate

    • B.

      Love in a Fridge Freezer

    • C.

      Love and Its Cold Shoulder

    • D.

      Love Sucks

    Correct Answer
    A. Love in a Cold Climate
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Love in a Cold Climate because the question states that the new CD's title is taken from Nancy Mitford's novel - The Pursuit of Love. Therefore, it is logical to assume that one of Nancy Mitford's most famous books would be Love in a Cold Climate, as it is mentioned in the question.

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  • 9. 

    Jamies arrangement with the Count Basie Orchestra led him to work with which brilliant Saxophonist, Band leader and all round musical genius ?

    • A.

      Frank Morgan

    • B.

      Frank Basie

    • C.

      Frank Catalano

    • D.

      Frank Foster

    Correct Answer
    D. Frank Foster
    Explanation
    Jamies' arrangement with the Count Basie Orchestra led him to work with Frank Foster. Frank Foster was a brilliant saxophonist, band leader, and all-round musical genius. He was known for his exceptional skills on the saxophone and his ability to lead and arrange music. Foster's collaboration with the Count Basie Orchestra brought a unique and innovative sound to the band, making him an important figure in the history of jazz music.

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  • 10. 

    Jamies Manager is called ?Clean answers please !! ha ha

    • A.

      Marc Bolan

    • B.

      Marc Anthony

    • C.

      Marc Connor

    • D.

      Marco Polo

    Correct Answer
    C. Marc Connor
    Explanation
    The question asks for the name of Jamie's manager. Out of the given options, Marc Connor is the only name that fits the criteria.

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  • 11. 

    Which Jazz Festival did Mr Eastwood ( A man has to call him Mr ) ask Jamie to play at prior to recording Gran Torino ?

    • A.

      Newport Jazz Festival

    • B.

      New Orleans Jazzfest

    • C.

      Monterey Jazz Festival

    • D.

      North Sea Jazz Festival

    Correct Answer
    C. Monterey Jazz Festival
    Explanation
    Mr. Eastwood asked Jamie to play at the Monterey Jazz Festival prior to recording Gran Torino.

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  • 12. 

    Don't Stop the music is a cover on the new CD, originally from which Artist ?And it was shear hell finding this photo * cough *

    • A.

      Rhianna

    • B.

      Beyonce

    • C.

      Natalie Williams

    • D.

      Natalie Cole

    Correct Answer
    A. Rhianna
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Rhianna. The question is asking about the original artist of the cover song "Don't Stop the Music" on a new CD. The answer is Rhianna, as she is the original artist of this song.

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  • 13. 

    Time for another "reverse " trackName this kick ass song from the New CD

    • A.

      Music Is Thorough

    • B.

      Music Is Through

    • C.

      Music Is Thought

    • D.

      Music Is Throughly brilliant thanks !

    Correct Answer
    B. Music Is Through
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Music Is Through" because it is the only option that makes grammatical sense and fits the sentence structure. The phrase "Music Is Thorough" does not make sense in this context, and "Music Is Thought" does not fit the sentence grammatically. "Music Is Throughly brilliant thanks!" suggests that the song is excellent, which aligns with the word "Through" meaning complete or successful.

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  • 14. 

    Name This car !

    • A.

      Gran Torrino

    • B.

      Gran Canyon

    • C.

      Gran Tourismo

    • D.

      Gran Torino

    Correct Answer
    D. Gran Torino
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Gran Torino.

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  • 15. 

    Jamies bride to be,stunning cook and writer extraordinaire Sophie Dahl has recently had a new Cookbook out on sale.What is its title ?

    • A.

      Voluptuous Cakes

    • B.

      Voluptuous Cooking

    • C.

      Voluptuous and then some

    • D.

      Voluptuous Delights

    Correct Answer
    D. Voluptuous Delights
    Explanation
    Sophie Dahl, who is described as a stunning cook and writer extraordinaire, has recently released a new cookbook. The title of this cookbook is "Voluptuous Delights".

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  • 16. 

    When Jamie recorded parts of the New CD in L.A, the Horn Section used had the distinction of having previously played on which famous Album ?

    • A.

      Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass - Going Places

    • B.

      Michael Jackson - Thriller

    • C.

      Meatloaf - Bat Out Of Hell

    • D.

      Dave Brubeck - Time Out

    Correct Answer
    B. Michael Jackson - Thriller
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Michael Jackson - Thriller. This means that the Horn Section used by Jamie had previously played on the famous album "Thriller" by Michael Jackson.

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  • 17. 

    Jamie recently announced to the world with great pride,that he had procured an Organ on ebay that he had been searching for, for years.What type of organ was it ? Below is a photo of one type.The famous 60's artist Booker T used one.....it was the main focus on his track Green Onions.The name has been edited...of course. :)

    • A.

      Bontempi

    • B.

      Stylophone

    • C.

      Yamaha

    • D.

      Hammond

    Correct Answer
    D. Hammond
    Explanation
    Jamie recently announced that he had procured a Hammond organ on eBay. This type of organ was famously used by the 60's artist Booker T and was the main focus on his track "Green Onions." The name of the organ has been edited in the question.

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  • 18. 

    Of about, which track on the new cd did Jamie comment" Im certain there'll be Jazz critics who'll want to kill me "Heres a clue

    • A.

      If I Ruled The World

    • B.

      Just One Of Those Things

    • C.

      I Think, I Love

    • D.

      Not While Im Around

    Correct Answer
    B. Just One Of Those Things
    Explanation
    Jamie commented "I'm certain there'll be Jazz critics who'll want to kill me" about the track "Just One Of Those Things".

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  • 19. 

    The superb track " Wheels " is written about what event of the past year or so ?

    • A.

      Jamies Love life

    • B.

      Jamies Passion for F1 Motor racing

    • C.

      The Credit Crunch

    • D.

      The Hardship ? Of Touring

    Correct Answer
    C. The Credit Crunch
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Credit Crunch." This suggests that the song "Wheels" is written about the financial crisis that occurred in the past year or so. The lyrics may discuss the impact of the credit crunch on individuals or society as a whole.

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  • 20. 

    Describe what you feel about the fact that Jamies new CD is out very very soon

    • A.

      Its brilliant and I pee the bed on a regular basis through shear excitement

    • B.

      The very fact that i wont leave the house until my ears bleed after listening to it so much, is an understatement.

    • C.

      Who's Michael Buble ?

    • D.

      I sold my granny to slavery in a Russian bordelo to pay for this and the new tour

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Its brilliant and I pee the bed on a regular basis through shear excitement
    B. The very fact that i wont leave the house until my ears bleed after listening to it so much, is an understatement.
    C. Who's Michael Buble ?
    D. I sold my granny to slavery in a Russian bordelo to pay for this and the new tour

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