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Back Words and Palindromes Trivia and Quizzes

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These are puzzles that reveal words that are either spelled backwards or spelled the same backwards and forwards.   

There are 24 quizzes and 260 trivia questions in this category.
1.
trivia quiz  Aibohphobia new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, May 17 19

If you suffer from aibohphobia, then avoid this quiz. Take it and you might become a sufferer. All that is required is for you to complete a few palindromes. "Don't nod". It is not that easy.
Average
1nn1 editor
May 17 19
111 plays
2.
trivia quiz  Sharkbytes BackWords I cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, sharkbytes, Jul 24 02

Find the hidden backwards word (letters are in order but are right to left). Each sentence is a clue. Useless trivia accompanies each answer.
Difficult
sharkbytes
Jul 24 02
5055 plays
3.
trivia quiz  Forwards, Backwards - Semordnilaps [1] cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reeshy, May 18 11

Semordnilaps are words that spell each other in reverse - see how many of these you can solve. Example: "Forwards I am measured in minutes and hours; backwards I produce something (e.g. heat). What am I?" Answer: "Time emit". Have fun!
Average
reeshy gold member
May 18 11
1281 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Easy Back Words cool 25 questions
Easy, 25 Qns, Quizzical, Oct 04 01

Quizzical87: All the answers lie within the question. A word needs reversing to give the correct answer. For example: Where this Dutch cheese is made? Reverse 'made' to give 'Edam' (Dutch cheese). Happy back wording.
Easy
Quizzical
Oct 04 01
21951 plays
5.
trivia quiz  Palindromes cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, minch, May 15 00

A palindrome is a word or phrase that reads the same in reverse. For example DEED or MADAM, I'M ADAM. Here are five one word palindromes and five of two or more words. Good luck!
Difficult
minch gold member
May 15 00
11946 plays
6.
trivia quiz  Palindromic Pot Pourri 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, sunfloweruk23, Jun 26 03

A general mix of two-way words. Solve the clues to find the palindrome.
Difficult
sunfloweruk23
Jun 26 03
1839 plays
7.
trivia quiz  Palindrome word pairs 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, greybrow, Apr 13 07

This quiz consists of 10 word pairs. When combined the words form a palindrome (they read the same backwards and forwards). The last letter of the first word is always the middle letter of the palindrome and I have provided clues for each of the words.
Very Difficult
greybrow
Apr 13 07
3486 plays
8.
trivia quiz  Backwards -- Just Like Me 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Zbeckabee, Jun 28 09

A nod to bxbarracuda for getting me interested in these puzzles. If you answer the first five questions, line up the answers all in a row, then read backwards or right to left, you'll have the letters in perfect order for the last five answers.
Average
Zbeckabee
Jun 28 09
1233 plays
9.
trivia quiz  Aibohphobia 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, May 18 13

If you suffer from aibohphobia, I would recommend that you don't take this quiz. You will find out why... Good luck!
Average
Lpez
May 18 13
456 plays
10.
trivia quiz  Frontwards and Backwards 2 - Raising the Bar 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bxbarracuda, Jun 22 09

In this quiz there will be twenty-four letters which will make up ten separate words. The first five words will use the twenty-four letters in order. To get the other five, the twenty-four letters are flipped, while keeping them in the same order.
Average
bxbarracuda
Jun 22 09
486 plays
11.
trivia quiz  Forwards, Backwards - Semordnilaps [2] 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reeshy, Nov 05 11

After compliments and requests for a sequel, here it is! Semordnilaps are words that spell each other in reverse. Example: "Forwards I am measured in minutes and hours; backwards I produce something (e.g. heat). What am I?" Answer: "Time emit". Have fun!
Average
reeshy gold member
Nov 05 11
507 plays
12.
trivia quiz  I Can Write Forwards and Backwards 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, funnytrivianna, Nov 23 12

This is a double definitions, two word palindrome quiz. Two defining hints are given in the sentence. You must write down the words that are defined, in the order that the definitions appear.
Average
funnytrivianna gold member
Nov 23 12
453 plays
13.
trivia quiz  To and Fro 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, moonrockie, Dec 27 01

Hiya! I bring you this quiz because our New Year will be a palindrome (2002). A palindrome is a word, phrase, or number which reads the same to and fro. I hope I didn't make this too hard,,,Good Luck!
Tough
moonrockie
Dec 27 01
3627 plays
14.
trivia quiz  Jeff's Palindromes 1 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jeffcotton, Feb 06 13

Palindromes are words or phrases that read the same forwards and backwords. This is my first palindrome quiz. Enjoy.
Average
jeffcotton
Feb 06 13
651 plays
15.
trivia quiz  What is the palindrome? 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, onunodnumiar, Aug 07 13

Fill the blank in the phrase with the missing palindrome. The phrase provides the context and I'll provide the letters in the word.
Tough
onunodnumiar
Aug 07 13
408 plays
16.
trivia quiz  Palindrome Word Game 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Soozy_Woozy, Nov 26 12

I'll give you a sentence that contains clues to two words that are spelt the same when the letters of one of the words is spelt backwards. Write down both words. Good Luck!
Average
Soozy_Woozy
Nov 26 12
558 plays
17.
trivia quiz  More Mirror Words 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, richicago, Mar 13 04

The answers to each of the following questions are palindromes.(two words that spell each other backwards). Example: Q-Sharp taste of biting insect. A-Gnat tang. Enjoy!
Difficult
richicago
Mar 13 04
1257 plays
18.
trivia quiz  Frontwards and Backwards 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, BxBarracuda, Mar 22 09

In this quiz there will be nineteen letters which will make up ten separate words. The first five words will use the nineteen letters in order. To get the other five, the nineteen letters are flipped, while keeping them in the same order.
Average
BxBarracuda
Mar 22 09
1413 plays
19.
trivia quiz  Edward's Reversals 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, minch, Feb 09 05

In each part of this Victorian tale find two words that are the reverse of each other. The actual words are not there, but you will find a word or words with their meaning. Example: He hit his friends. Slap (hit) is reverse of pals (friends).
Very Difficult
minch gold member
Feb 09 05
783 plays
20.
trivia quiz  Palindrome Word Game 2 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Soozy_Woozy, Dec 22 12

I'll give you a sentence that contains clues to two words that are spelled the same when the letters of one of the words is spelled backwards. Write down both words. Good Luck!
Average
Soozy_Woozy
Dec 22 12
360 plays
21.
trivia quiz  Word Mirror 10 questions
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, richicago, Mar 11 04

The answers to each of the following clues are palindromes: (2 words that spell each other when written backwards).For example: Clue-Sharp taste of biting insect. Answer-Gnat tang. You may have to "bend over backwards" to get a perfect score.
Very Difficult
richicago
Mar 11 04
1650 plays
22.
trivia quiz  Mirror Words Part III 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, richicago, Mar 17 04

Each clue describes two palindromes (Words spelled the same backwards and forwards). Example: Q-Sharp taste of biting insect. A-Gnat tang. Please note that, due to grammatic requirements, some answers may be in the reverse order of the clues.
Difficult
richicago
Mar 17 04
669 plays
23.
trivia quiz  Palindromes 10 questions
Impossible, 10 Qns, gcbenji, Aug 08 04

I will give you a hint, and your answer has to be in a palindrome (a word that is the same forwards and backwards).
Impossible
gcbenji
Aug 08 04
1914 plays
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trivia quiz  Spell It The Same Both Ways! 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Engadine, Mar 29 03

Palindromes - words or phrases that are spelt the same either way you look at them! Here's just a few to tease your brain - have fun!
Difficult
Engadine
Mar 29 03
2037 plays
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