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trivia quiz  Word CRafting CRaze new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, gracious1, Feb 10 19

You are given a definition of a four-letter word (no, not that kind). Add the letters "CR" to the word to form a new word, for which you are also given the definition. The answer is the new CR word that you have CRafted. Go CRazy!
gracious1 gold member
Feb 10 19
192 plays
trivia quiz  Animal Word Chain new 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, gracious1, Feb 09 19

Form a chain of 10 animals linked together--birds, shellfish, bugs, etc. The last two letters of each answer form the first two letters of the next answer. If you get stuck on one, skip to the next and try to work backwards.
Very Easy
gracious1 gold member
Feb 09 19
282 plays
trivia quiz  Lo and Behold new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Feb 07 19

Lo, you can add it to another word and... behold... a new word appears.
pollucci19 gold member
Feb 07 19
168 plays
trivia quiz  SPot it, SPlit it, and SPit it Out new 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Feb 05 19

You are given two clues. The first defines a three letter word. Then add "SP" to the front of the first word to give a new five letter word to match the definition given by the second clue. ALL answers are FITB. (SP)ready?
Very Easy
1nn1 editor
Feb 05 19
285 plays
trivia quiz  LY to Me new 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Feb 05 19

Every answer in this quiz is five letters and ends with LY, but the clue I give you will be something without that LY. You add on the LY and we'll make a different, new, possibly unrelated word.
kyleisalive editor
Feb 05 19
135 plays
trivia quiz  QUick Solve? new 10 questions
New Game, 10 Qns, lout62001, Feb 16 19

You are required to deduce words beginning with 'Qu' based on a clue for the extension and a clue for the answer. For example: QU + expression of disgust = speedy. The answer is quick.
New Game
lout62001 gold member
0 plays
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).
Apr 16 07
7179 plays
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.
Oct 22 04
6456 plays
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!
CellarDoor gold member
Dec 11 08
1080 plays
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.
Apr 21 07
2919 plays
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!
CellarDoor gold member
Apr 20 08
1497 plays
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.
Oct 26 04
2751 plays
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.
crisw gold member
Nov 28 04
5094 plays
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!
CellarDoor gold member
Feb 26 09
1299 plays
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.
zorba_scank gold member
Feb 19 07
3531 plays
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.
Apr 09 08
2541 plays
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!
Sep 02 02
4590 plays
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
8493 plays
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.
Mar 06 03
3321 plays
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.
WesleyCrusher editor
Jan 24 09
1599 plays
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.
minch gold member
Feb 21 06
2877 plays
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!
Jennifer5 gold member
Feb 08 15
396 plays
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."
salami_swami gold member
Mar 17 09
1794 plays
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.
Snowman gold member
Aug 14 10
1440 plays
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!
Aug 13 09
1416 plays
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."
Oct 20 09
7062 plays
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!
salami_swami gold member
May 21 09
1494 plays
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
2280 plays
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!
linkan gold member
Mar 05 04
13449 plays
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.
eburge editor
Sep 09 14
450 plays
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