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If you are in the mood for quizzes on some of the 'finer things in life', you have found the right location! Here you will find quizzes on art, theater, English and the various other humanities and social sciences. Please feel free to dabble away!   

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Speaking German: in English ( Borrowed Words and Phrases )

As with other languages, many German words have found their way into English. How many of them do you know? by rossian
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The Myths of the Trojan War ( The Trojan War )

This quiz deals with the myths and legends of the Trojan War. by bonanza22
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Speaking British ( Cross-Atlantic Differences )

The concept is simple: I give you a word used by the British, and you give me the American equivalent. While most A-Z quizzes start at A, ... by deputygary
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I Can't Believe I Misspelled That! ( Spelling Bee )

In this quiz you will find 10 words that are often misspelled. All you have to do is pick the correct spelling. This version covers letters ... by simplyashez

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The ITEs of March Part 5
Mar 10 - The ITEs of March, Part 5 ( Vocabulary )

How many of these words ending in "-ite" can you sort? by FatherSteve
From the Ashes
Mar 09 - From the Ashes ( Art By Subject )

Civilization and society have risen from the ashes time and time again. Join us as we look at historic events through the paintings that dep ... by tazman6619
The ITEs of March Part 4
Mar 08 - The ITEs of March, Part 4 ( Vocabulary )

How many of these words ending in "-ite" can you sort? by FatherSteve
The ITEs of March Part 3
Mar 06 - The ITEs of March, Part 3 ( Vocabulary )

How many of these words ending in "-ite" can you sort? by FatherSteve
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trivia quiz  Ye Olde Quiz cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Creedy, Feb 10 12

See if you know the modern meaning of these common expressions used in times gone by, most of which came from the Elizabethan era. Good luck to thee.
Very Easy
Creedy gold member
5985 plays
trivia quiz  In Other Words, Dumb Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Wizzid, Oct 30 09

This quiz features some of the more common and amusing expressions that are used to imply dim-wittedness. If you're "not all there", you should be here.
Wizzid gold member
8529 plays
photo quiz  Book of Proverbs cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, May 15 12

Searching through my local library I came across a picture book about proverbs. Let me tell you-- I've never had more trouble understanding a picture book. A picture is worth a thousand words, so can you help me out by making sense of these?
Very Easy
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photo quiz  Perfect Replacement Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Jul 20 13

To pull off a successful museum heist, one needs to have the perfect replacement, a replica, for each famous painting. I've got my replicas; can you determine what painting I'm taking?
salami_swami gold member
2790 plays
trivia quiz  What the Spell Check Mist: Typo Transfusion Editor choice cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ing, Jun 07 09

Sacred Heart Hospital: Medical Care second to nun, paperwork last to all. Scared Heart Hospital, where the typos are rarely fatal, but nearly always fanny!
6054 plays
trivia quiz  Become a Better Writer cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Pagiedamon, Dec 28 08

Everyone needs to write sometimes. You might have to dispute a bill in writing or compose a self-evaluation. Or, you just might want to write a quiz at FunTrivia! Learn a few basics to becoming a better writer.
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5964 plays
trivia quiz  Operatic Greek Myth cool 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, JanIQ, Apr 09 06

Many classical operas are based upon tales deriving from Greek mythology. In this quiz, I'll discuss some of these operas. Most of the operatic facts are related in the "Grand Opera Book".
JanIQ gold member
3423 plays
trivia quiz  Painting by Numbers Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Oct 06 09

One "Blue Boy," two "American Gothic" farmers, "Three Musicians" ... some might classify paintings by color or medium or style, but I like to look at them strictly by the numbers. Will you help me count my way through the history of western art?
CellarDoor gold member
8241 plays
trivia quiz  Yours Truly, Cassandra Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, adams627, Aug 01 11

Good old Cassandra has started a prophecy-soliciting business, where she tells people in Greek myth how to avoid their unfortunate fates. Only problem? They don't believe her. Can you identify the addressees of these notes?
2781 plays
trivia quiz  What Does My Latin Quote Mean? cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Creedy, Jan 14 11

I'll give you a Latin quote that people use in everyday life even today - and you select the nearest correct translation of it. Have fun :)
Very Easy
Creedy gold member
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