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The toughest, geekiest quiz night in Manchester. Took place 19 February 2014 at TwentyTwentyTwo. 

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Host: Ampersand Commerce 

Sponsor: UKFast 

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  1. 1. Welcome to #thequizmcr! 4-5 people per team Write team name on every sheet #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  2. 2. First prize: A Raspberry Pi for each member of the winning team, thanks to @UKFast #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
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  5. 5. Retail
  6. 6. Question 1 As of this week, how many of the top 100 (IMRG) online retailers did not have a transactional mobile website? A - 19 B - 26 C - 33 #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  7. 7. Question 2 Of the 40 leading retail outlets in London’s Oxford and Regent Street, how many offer in-store Wi-Fi? A - less than 10 B - 10-20 C - 21-30 #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  8. 8. Question 3 Which of these retailers does not have a mobile presence (website or app)? A - Apple B - Superdrug C - Zara #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  9. 9. Question 4 House of Fraser recently deployed a new website. Is it responsive, in that there is only 1 theme for all screen sizes? Yes or No #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  10. 10. Question 5 Of the retailers that had apps, what percentage of the top 100 online retailers (IMRG) only have an Android app? A - 0% B - 10% C - 24% #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  11. 11. Question 6 What is the only pet shop is listed in the top 100 retailers (IMRG)? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  12. 12. Question 7 Name two of the 13 retailers rumoured to go public this year. #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  13. 13. Question 8 Which 1 of these three online retailers offer 90 minute home delivery? A - John Lewis B - Oasis C - Monsoon #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  14. 14. Goooooooooooooooooogle
  15. 15. Question 1 What was the first screen credit of the actor that played Edie Falco’s character’s son in ‘The Sopranos’? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  16. 16. Question 2 What Grammy award was won in 1990 by the band whose front man is the father of a former Playboy Playmate of the Month, who also played Girl in Bus Station in ‘U Turn’? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  17. 17. Question 3 What was the cause of death of the only person who could not be corrupted by fame? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  18. 18. Question 4 Who designed That Dress? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  19. 19. Question 5 Name the HBO character of the brother whose singing sister’s father played parts in ‘Train Spotting’ and ‘Twin Town’. #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  20. 20. Question 6 Which decade noticed a Muppet’s apparition of a face and fruit bowl and warm camembert cheese? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  21. 21. Question 7 What vital piece of equipment would Eric Stotlz have needed if he’d driven the car he was originally meant to? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  22. 22. Question 8 Whose former assistant didn’t really mind what happened, according to the model’s Chip and Pepper t-shirt? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  23. 23. JavaScript
  24. 24. Question 1 Node.js is a platform built on what JavaScript engine? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  25. 25. Question 2 Acronym: NPM #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  26. 26. Question 3 Acronym: Ajaj #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  27. 27. Question 4 The following JavaScript snippet can be found in extensions of what library? tagName: "li", className: "document-row", events: { "click .icon": "open", "click .button.edit": "openEditDialog", "click .button.delete": "destroy" }, initialize: function() { this.listenTo(this.model, "change", this.render); }, render: function() { ... } #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  28. 28. Question 5 What number appears in the alert after this code runs? function foo(x) { var tmp = 3; return function (y) { alert(x + y + (++tmp)); } }; var bar = foo(2); bar(10); #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  29. 29. Question 6 What does the following code snippet return? function() { var foo; return foo === null; } #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  30. 30. Question 7 JavaScript 1.0 was released in what year? Hint: It came out with Netscape Navigator 2.0 #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  31. 31. Question 8 Using jQuery, how do you get a checked checkbox in a form with the class email-form ? #thequizmcr    thanks  @AmpersandHQ  and  @UKFast  for  hos6ng!  
  32. 32. And the winner is... Turinators!
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