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There are 356 quizzes and 3,560 trivia questions in this category.
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folder Thematic Word Hunt (2 quizzes)
1.
trivia quiz  Word Chains cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, greybrow, Apr 16 07

Here are 25 words with a twist. The last four letters of each word form the first four letters of the following word. Definitions are given for each word (British English spelling is used throughout).
Tough
greybrow
Apr 16 07
7146 plays
2.
trivia quiz  Limericks and Anagrams - Famous Figures cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Oct 22 04

Some limericks now I will try - Anagrams of the famous - I'm sly - Check the CAPITALS out - That's what it's all about - Rhyming clues will then flow and you'll fly.
Average
Nannanut
Oct 22 04
6387 plays
3.
trivia quiz  Word Chains 2 cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, greybrow, Apr 21 07

My second word chain quiz. The last THREE letters of each word form the first THREE letters of the next word. I have given a definition for each word. NOTE: this one is a bit harder than the last one! British English spellings used throughout.
Tough
greybrow
Apr 21 07
2904 plays
4.
trivia quiz  "Bi""di"ng My Time cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Dec 11 08

The prefixes "bi" and "di" mean "two" - except when they don't! Each answer begins with "bi" or "di" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Double aluminum" gives the answer "dial," and "Double French article" gives "bile." Good luck!
Tough
CellarDoor gold member
Dec 11 08
1071 plays
5.
trivia quiz  A Diquiz to Die For cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Apr 20 08

The prefix "di" means "two" -- except when it doesn't! Here we start with the prefix "di," combine it with a word, and end with the answer: a different word. For example, the clue "Double an instruction to be quiet" leads to the answer "dish." Good luck!
Average
CellarDoor gold member
Apr 20 08
1488 plays
6.
trivia quiz  Anagrams and Limericks - More Famous Faces cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Oct 26 04

Anagrams of the famous in rhyme - Entail CAPITALS, solving is prime - Read the rest of the verse - For clues kind and perverse - And enjoy. Have a wonderful time.
Average
Nannanut
Oct 26 04
2733 plays
7.
trivia quiz  Differ By a Vowel cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, crisw, Nov 28 04

Think of a set of five words, all that differ by only a vowel. That's what this quiz is looking for! The answer will be the set of letters that all five words have in common. Full instructions in the first question.
Tough
crisw gold member
Nov 28 04
5082 plays
8.
trivia quiz  It's "De"-Lovely cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Feb 26 09

The prefix "de" means to undo - except when it doesn't! Each answer is a word that begins with "de" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Undo a marketing material" gives the answer "dead." Good luck!
Average
CellarDoor gold member
Feb 26 09
1281 plays
9.
trivia quiz  Anatomy in Rhyme cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Feb 19 07

Each two-line rhyme is a cryptic clue for a part of the human body. Hints are given when the questions are clues for homophones of the answer. Q1 is a solved example to help you out.
Tough
zorba_scank gold member
Feb 19 07
3522 plays
10.
trivia quiz  Wandering Vowels cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Aug 14 10

Sometimes, just by changing the vowel, you can make five different words. I'll give you five definitions, you need to give me the five words in alphabetical order. Example in question one.
Average
Snowman gold member
Aug 14 10
1362 plays
11.
trivia quiz  Geography Meets Chemistry - Season I cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, namastheg, Sep 02 02

This is a new type of quiz where geographical questions have chemical answers! For example Wales will be 'Tungsten, Aluminium and Einsteinium'(W-Al-Es). So you have to know a little of both chemistry and geography! Happy Quizzing!
Average
namastheg
Sep 02 02
4581 plays
12.
trivia quiz  Labour Ward Lapses - Perplexing Names cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Apr 09 08

Some mothers take things a little too far. In the first ecstatic moments of motherhood, they have bestowed these names on their unfortunate offspring. The chosen name of each child is in capital letters. You decide on the more acceptable name.
Average
Nannanut
Apr 09 08
2541 plays
13.
trivia quiz  Inquizition's Missing Words cool 25 questions
Difficult, 25 Qns, Inquizition, Mar 06 03

Find the missing word. For example: - boar, -cat, - geese, - West. The answer is wild; wild boar, wild cat etc. The answer can be part of a word or part of a 2 word phrase. ie fortnight or Fort Knox. Q24 and Q25 are stinkers. Have fun.
Difficult
Inquizition
Mar 06 03
3315 plays
14.
trivia quiz  The Sentence Without A Country cool 15 questions
Very Difficult, 15 Qns, crisw, Feb 02 02

In each of the following puns, the missing word is the name of a country. For example, if the question is 'No matter how _____ my brain, I don't understand these puzzles!', the answer is Iraq (for 'I rack'). Some of these are stinkers, be forewarned!
Very Difficult
crisw gold member
Feb 02 02
8487 plays
15.
trivia quiz  Something in Common with a Twist in the Tail cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Jennifer5, Feb 08 15

Find the three-letter word which is both the last three letters of the first clue and the first three letters of the second. Example: catnap _______ napping = 'nap'. The tenth question is a little different. Good luck!
Average
Jennifer5 gold member
Feb 08 15
384 plays
16.
trivia quiz  Invisible common bond cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Jan 24 09

In this quiz, I will first define 9 words. Each of these words can have the same word added AT THE END to make another word. This word is answer number 10 and also the invisible common bond. Please read the rules with question 1.
Average
WesleyCrusher editor
Jan 24 09
1581 plays
17.
trivia quiz  Back in Bed cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, minch, Feb 21 06

Each word begins with B and ends with ED. Inside these letters is a three or four letter word written *backwards*. The definition of the whole word is given first, followed by the inside word.
Difficult
minch gold member
Feb 21 06
2865 plays
18.
trivia quiz  Meathead's Word Within Words-BUR cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Mar 17 09

Yet another Words Within Words from Meathead! This time, each answer begins with "BUR."
Easy
salami_swami gold member
Mar 17 09
1773 plays
19.
trivia quiz  It Was a Dark and Stormy Night cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, darthrevan89, Aug 13 09

Just the kind of night to bring out FunTrivia's most challenging forms of wordplay! Here are ten stormy, nighttime themed puzzles for you to solve, encrypted with four different kinds of wordplay. Instructions are included with the questions. Have fun!
Average
darthrevan89
Aug 13 09
1410 plays
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trivia quiz  "Cat"chy Quiz Title cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, darthrevan89, Oct 20 09

My cat, Kwizzer, and his friend Kyle thought there weren't enough cat-themed quizzes on FunTrivia. So, at their request, here is a puzzle quiz with four of Kwizzer's favorite types of wordplay. Each answer contains or pertains to the word "cat."
Average
darthrevan89
Oct 20 09
6957 plays
21.
trivia quiz  From One Place to Another cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, alaspooryoric, Sep 03 16

Determine the answer to the first question from its clue. Then use the last three letters of that answer to create the first three letters of the next answer. The last three letters of the second answer will form the first three of the third, and so on
Average
alaspooryoric gold member
Sep 03 16
327 plays
22.
trivia quiz  Meathead's Words Within Words-DEC cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, salami_swami, May 21 09

I've come back for another installment of words within words, this time each answer begins with DEC!
Easy
salami_swami gold member
May 21 09
1476 plays
23.
trivia quiz  Letter Links XXIII cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, leith90, Oct 03 09

Welcome to the 23rd quiz in the series! By using the last three letters of a word to begin the next word, work your way to the end where the last word will link back to the first.
Very Easy
leith90 gold member
Oct 03 09
2250 plays
24.
trivia quiz  Let's Have Some Candy Bar Fun cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, linkan, Mar 05 04

I'm going to describe an American candy bar and you see if you can guess which one I'm describing. It's a word play so all are FITB. Just remember 5 cents would be "nickels." Have fun!
Average
linkan gold member
Mar 05 04
13350 plays
25.
trivia quiz  Sticking it to the Man cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, eburge, Aug 01 09

I'll give you the definition of a word, and once you figure out the word, 'stick it to the man' and make a whole new word.
Easy
eburge editor
Aug 01 09
1344 plays
26.
trivia quiz  Words within words that start with BR cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Lord_Digby, Mar 14 09

Each word always begins with the letters BR. The two part question has two different sets of clues. Now, what is that word you're looking for?
Easy
Lord_Digby
Mar 14 09
2001 plays
27.
trivia quiz  Always a Mermaid, Never the Mer cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, eburge, Sep 09 14

Never the mer? Well, dear friends, let it be known that I have ten words here which either start or end with "mer". And these three letters shall be enjoyed for ever mer...more. Hmm.
Average
eburge editor
Sep 09 14
441 plays
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trivia quiz  "Re"play It Again, Sam cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Nov 03 08

The prefix "re" means "again" - except when it doesn't. Each answer is a word that begins with "re" and ends with another word. For example, the clue "Aluminum, again" gives the answer "real." Good luck!
Tough
CellarDoor gold member
Nov 03 08
1815 plays
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trivia quiz  Words within words that start with TR cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Midget40, Jan 17 09

All questions consist of the letters TR added to a given clue that will then give you the final word (which also has a clue provided). The final LONGER word is the answer eg. Tr + Solid water = A very short time..... Tr + Ice = TRICE
Average
Midget40 gold member
Jan 17 09
2889 plays
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trivia quiz  Ants and more ants cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, catamount, Jun 22 04

One day I dreamed I had travelled to a world where only ants lived. But they were not the kind of ants that we are used to on Earth. Follow me on an enchanted journey through the land of ants!
Easy
catamount
Jun 22 04
3105 plays
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