Questions of the Week April 29, 2024

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1) A half-timbered effect, incorporating decorative wood members with masonry or stucco infill is common to what type of house?
a) Shingle
b) Tudor
c) Spanish
d) Cape Cod
e) Georgian

2) Ancient Classical architecture has a strong influence from what culture?
a) French
b) Italian
c) Greek
d) English
e) Corinthian

3) Craftsman style homes are also referred to as -
a) Bungalow
b) Stick
c) Shingle
d) Queen Ann
e) Tudor

4) What is another name for a Dutch Colonial roof?
a) Shed
b) Gable
c) Hip
d) Mansard
e) Gambrel

5) Entablatures are -
a) Window treatments
b) Chimney details
c) Door treatments
d) Eave details
e) A type of porch column

Bonus Question : In 2013 at Citi Field, a Yankees pitcher threw the first pitch and last pitch at the same game, but didn’t get credited for a complete game. Who was it and why not?

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Great Questions Peter!!!

1 - B
2 - C
3 - A
4 - E
5 - A

Bonus - Mariano Rivera. He was not credited with a complete game because the All-Star Game operates under different rules than a regular season game and he was rotated in and out with other pitchers.

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1 B
2 C
3 A
4 E
5 D (above a column, below a roofline)

Bonus: Mariano Rivera, who was retiring. Due to rule “The official scorer shall not credit as the winning pitcher a relief pitcher who is ineffective in a brief appearance, when at least one succeeding relief pitcher pitches effectively in helping his team maintain its lead.”

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Great QOTW, Peter! :+1: :slight_smile:

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OJ Simpson

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Great questions, Peter! :+1:

Good of you to do that again…Thanks!

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Great questions, Peter. :thinking:

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1=b
2=c
3=a
4=e
5=e

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Good questions Pete!

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Bumpity…bump…bump. :boom: :dollar: :heavy_dollar_sign: :moneybag: :boom:

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Great questions Peter, thanks for taking your time to do QOTW!

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1 b
2 c
3 b
4 e
5 d
Mariano Rivera

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Bump… :boom: :moneybag: :dollar: :heavy_dollar_sign: :boom:

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The winner for this QOTW is… :drum: :drum: :drum: :drum:
Bryce Nesbitt !! WTG Bryce !!

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Nice job, @bnesbitt !!! :boom: :heavy_dollar_sign: :boom:

You are listed here for the 4th time: :+1:

Come on others! Get on the ball, too!

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Congratulations Bryce. :+1:

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WTG, @bnesbitt. :+1: :wink:

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Congrats Bryce! :dart: :+1: :+1:

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Congratulations, Bryce. :+1:

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