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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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In Bed with Idioms ( Idioms and Proverbs )

There are several idioms and proverbs that we use today that refer to beds. How many of them do you know? by thegogga
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Food and Drink in Idioms ( Food and Drink in Idiom )

Food and drink are such common realities that they of course play a major role in daily idiom. This quiz deals with idiomatic language that ... by flem-ish
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Gods of Greek Myths ( Greek Myth )

This is a quick quiz on the nature of the Greek gods. If you think you know your Greek myths, test your knowledge here! by BobaFett44
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Oh no! More Clichés. Part 5 ( Cliches )

Another chance to prove you are "a mine of information". Don't let this opportunity "slip through your fingers". Good luck! by musicmonkeyman

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Passion Plays
Jul 07 - Passion Plays ( Song Mixture )

It takes fire to get the imagination working so it is hardly surprising that this same passion would drift into the song titles of some famo ... by VegemiteKid
Pan  The Lustful Greek God of Nature
Jul 04 - Pan: The Lustful Greek God of Nature ( Greek Myth )

This is a quiz for those with an interest in Greek mythology. It may be difficult for those not familiar with Pan. by john62450
Tony Awards 2017
Jul 04 - Tony Awards 2017 ( Tony Awards )

Match each person or show to the award they / it received at the 71st annual Tony Awards in 2017. by suzidunc
Singing Along the Great White Way 19751999
Jul 03 - Singing Along the Great White Way (1975-1999) ( Musicals By Year )

You know how sometimes you leave a musical singing one of the songs, and can't get it out of your head? Let's see if you can identify the mu ... by looney_tunes
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trivia quiz  My Uncle Filbert's Art Collection Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JellyTrollMorton, Apr 09 04

I recently inherited what is probably the greatest collection of "Dogs Playing Poker" art in the world. I will give details of each painting, and you must figure out the artist that appraisers believe most likely painted each picture.
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JellyTrollMorton
Apr 09 04
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trivia quiz  All Generalizations Are Wrong cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Jan 25 10

Sometimes, the best way to learn a rule is to see what happens when it's broken. Here are ten self-contradicting writing rules, (mostly) originally published by George Trigg and William Safire. Let's work through them and see what they can teach us.
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CellarDoor gold member
Jan 25 10
2580 plays
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trivia quiz  Architecture for Everybody cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Aug 15 04

Some people find the subject of architecture rather esoteric. This quiz solves that problem by presenting some of the very basic terms and definitions important to architects. Good luck!
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thejazzkickazz gold member
Aug 15 04
7734 plays
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trivia quiz  Parts of (Hilarious) Speech cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, Pagiedamon, Dec 11 08

Parts of speech...ho hum...Wait! I can make this fun. I'll give you giggle-inducing phrases to enliven your practice with identifying parts of speech.
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Pagiedamon editor
Dec 11 08
7656 plays
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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 :)
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Creedy gold member
Jan 14 11
3321 plays
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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!
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ing
Jun 07 09
6111 plays
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trivia quiz  Let's Get Down To Bismuth - Elementary Puns cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, eburge, May 11 11

I know I shouldn't, but here are more cringeworthy puns for you, this time with a science theme.
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eburge editor
May 11 11
3846 plays
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trivia quiz  Eat Your Words cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, eburge, Dec 14 10

Idioms have been around for as long as there have been words, and a number of them feature food. I've managed to serve up ten of them for you here. Bon appetit!
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eburge editor
Dec 14 10
5442 plays
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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.
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Wizzid gold member
Oct 30 09
8610 plays
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trivia quiz  Raw Prawns and Drinking Lizards cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Jun 13 04

Australians have always had a unique turn of phrase. In this quiz I promise not to come the raw prawn with you. If you are flat out like a lizard drinking you might want to change tack and play.
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Nannanut
Jun 13 04
4050 plays
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