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trivia quiz  PRO Plus: Part 2 new 10 questions
New Game, 10 Qns, ClarkyB, Feb 19 18

Add the letters 'Pro' to the beginning of the word the clue indicates to create a new word. For example: Pro + sheet of glass = Gas used as fuel. Solution: Pro + pane = Propane. Enter your answer as the new word.
New Game
ClarkyB gold member
Today!
0 plays
2.
trivia quiz  Start With "ER" Or "UR" new 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Feb 17 18

Start with either "ER" or "UR" (as given); add those letters to the beginning of the word suggested by the clue to form a new word. Example: UR + school book = original version of a work. [UR + text = Urtext]
Very Easy
lowtechmaster gold member
Feb 17 18
189 plays
3.
trivia quiz  Start With "TR" new 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Feb 12 18

Start with the letters "TR"; add them to the beginning of the word suggested by the clue to form a new word. Example: TR + top card in a suit usually = tiny amount. [TR + ace = Trace]
Easy
lowtechmaster gold member
Feb 12 18
264 plays
4.
trivia quiz  Start With "PR" new 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Feb 07 18

Start with the letters "PR"; add them to the beginning of the word suggested by the clue to form a new word. Example: PR + mischievous child = groom fussily. [PR + imp = Primp]
Easy
lowtechmaster gold member
Feb 07 18
390 plays
5.
trivia quiz  Start With "OR" new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Feb 03 18

Start with the letters "OR"; add them to the beginning of the word suggested by the clue to form a new word. Example: OR + commercial message (abbrev.) = toward the mouth. [OR + ad = Orad]
Average
lowtechmaster gold member
Feb 03 18
330 plays
6.
trivia quiz  From Jaipur to Essen new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, spanishliz, Feb 03 18

Travel with me from Jaipur in India to Essen in Germany. We won't be taking airplanes, ships or trains, however, but journeying by way of word chain. Each word will begin with the last three letters of the word before.
Average
spanishliz editor
Feb 03 18
183 plays
7.
trivia quiz  PRO Plus new 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ClarkyB, Jan 31 18

Add the letters 'Pro' to the beginning of the word the clue indicates to create a new word. For example: Pro + sheet of glass = Gas used as fuel. Solution: Pro + pane = Propane. Enter your answer as the new word.
Easy
ClarkyB gold member
Jan 31 18
351 plays
8.
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 gold member
6312 plays
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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
7095 plays
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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
1047 plays
11.
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
2883 plays
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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
1473 plays
13.
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 gold member
2643 plays
14.
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
5067 plays
15.
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
1236 plays
16.
trivia quiz  "Re"play It Again, Sam cool 10 questions
Very Difficult, 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!
Very Difficult
CellarDoor gold member
1026 plays
17.
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 gold member
2529 plays
18.
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
4566 plays
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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
3501 plays
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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
1350 plays
21.
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
3297 plays
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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
354 plays
23.
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
8478 plays
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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
1566 plays
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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
1737 plays
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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
2850 plays
27.
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
1440 plays
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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
1401 plays
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trivia quiz  Compound Word Come Around cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Jan 01 18

In this quiz, each answer is a compound word. After the first question, each answer starts with the last part of the previous compound word. Good luck!
Easy
mlcmlc gold member
Jan 01 18
336 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
6900 plays
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