"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > The Back Porch > Jokes and Games
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-22-2012, 11:02 AM   #1
Master Chef
luckytrim's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: southeastern pa.
Posts: 7,347

Highlight between the brackets to see the "question"........
1. ($400)- On Nov. 11, 1620, 41 men aboard this ship signed a famous compact...
[what is the Mayflower ? ]
2. ($1200)- He was looking for a Northwest Passage to China in 1609 when he sailed his ship, the Half Moon, into New York Harbor ...
[who is Henry Hudson ?]
3. ($2000)- Jean Nicolet, who arrived at the south-easternmost shore of the Great Lakes in 1634, was the first European to visit what is now this state ...
[what is Wisconsin ? ]

4.($800)- Hungary is famous for this beef stew flavored with paprika...
[ what is Goulash ?]
5. ($2400)- It's how you'd order rice with chicken in Spanish-speaking countries...
[ what is Arroz con Pollo ?]
6. ($4000)- The French will tell you cuisses de grenouille, which are these, taste a lot like chicken
[ what are frogs legs ? ]
In 1611 Kepler published a paper on the 6-sided nature of these phenomena...
[ what are snowflakes ? ]


Walk with the person who's searching for truth........ run from the person who says they've found it !
luckytrim is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2012, 12:08 PM   #2
Certified Cake Maniac
LPBeier's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: The Great "Wet" North, Surrey, BC
Posts: 18,518
Well there was no way I was going to get the first round (except I should have got the first one right).

I ran double Jeopardy and then came up short on Final Jeopardy.....I was way over-thinking it!

"Variety is not just the spice of life, it is the key to life" - Chef Michael Smith

LPBeier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2012, 12:23 PM   #3
Chef Extraordinaire
Dawgluver's Avatar
Site Moderator
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 21,305
I did pretty much the same thing, LP, but got all in Double and Final.
She who dies with the most toys, wins.
Dawgluver is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2012, 01:17 PM   #4
Ogress Supreme
PrincessFiona60's Avatar
Site Administrator
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Wyoming
Posts: 34,943
I'm not telling or else "someone" will threaten to take away my crayons again. The only reason I knew #6 is because I watch NCIS...otherwise I may have missed it, although the "tastes like chicken" might have given it away.
PrincessFiona60 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-22-2012, 07:28 PM   #5
Traveling Welcome Wagon
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Somewhere, US
Posts: 15,919
As usual, I'm stinking up the joint. I just got #s 1, 2, 4, and 5.
Barbara L is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:43 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.