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This category contains quizzes that cover multiple aspects of the visual and/or performing arts, or cross over between more than one of the humanistic disciplines.   

There are 31 quizzes and 325 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Diagnosis: Death!

All cultures have practices and rituals that relate to death and dying. They are many and varied. This will be a quiz on the different death rituals practiced by different cultures at different times in history.
Tough (10 qns)
dcpddc478
Feb 09 10
3426 plays
2
Arts and Books Mixed Bag 6

Some art, some books, some music but basically good old General Knowledge...
Tough (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Nov 03 08
5454 plays
3
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 8

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Dec 09 08
3717 plays
4
Arts and Books Mixed Bag 3

Music, art, literature, mythology and plenty of fun... what more do you want?
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Aug 08 08
3981 plays
5
Arts and Books Mixed Bag 1

Not 'art', nor 'music', nor 'literature', but a true mix for all three and more for the genuine all-rounder...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Jul 15 08
3705 plays
6
The Art of Cemetery Symbolism

We all know the angels guard the deceased, but what do all the other symbols you'll see on Victorian-era tombstones really mean?
Average (15 qns)
VampireRed
Jan 10 08
3030 plays
7
You Can When You're Old Enough

When you are a child you are often told that you can do something when you are old enough, which usually means when you are an adult. Let's take a look at some of the rites of passage into adulthood that are practiced around the world.
Average (10 qns)
dcpddc478
Jan 14 11
2253 plays
8
Arts and Books Mixed Bag 2

Not 'art', nor 'music', nor 'literature', but a mix of all three and more for the genuine all-rounder...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Jul 25 08
2706 plays
9
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 5

Some arts, some literature, some music, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Sep 08 08
2673 plays
10
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 4

Some arts, some literature, some music, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Aug 27 08
2367 plays
11
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 9

Literature, art, opera, ballet... a little of most things cultural and a smattering of general knowledge to boot...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Dec 28 08
2430 plays
12
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 10

A mixture of art, literature, classical music, opera and drama: basically anything 'cultural'. Have fun and good luck.
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Apr 01 09
2115 plays
13
Who Would Wear This?

Shakespeare wrote (in 'Hamlet') "the apparel doth oft proclaim the man". That's especially true if the man (or woman) is wearing a uniform or some sort of ceremonial garb. From the clues given, can you identify the wearer or the item?
Tough (10 qns)
Cymruambyth
Aug 28 11
1389 plays
14
Tombstone Symbols: Decoding Gravestones

While searching for my family's genealogy, I came across some old tombstone symbols. See exactly how much you know about some of the etching on tombstones.
Tough (10 qns)
Burmlvr2478
Aug 13 08
2748 plays
15
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 7

Some art, some literature, some music, some mythology, but basically good old general knowledge... Enjoy
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Nov 17 08
1782 plays
16
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 16

It has been more than a year since I last added to this series, so here we go again. This is a mix of art, literature, mythology, poetry, classical music, opera and the people who created them: basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Oct 01 15
588 plays
17
A "Night" Out Enjoying the Arts

Items relating to the Arts have often been associated with night. These ten works of art and theater all feature the word "Night" in the title, can you come up with the answers relating to their questions?
Average (10 qns)
Spaudrey
Feb 07 15
396 plays
18
Sampling the Humanities

This quiz takes a brief tour through some of the humanities, unearthing a few facts along the way. Let's see what you know.
Average (10 qns)
suomy
Nov 26 13
1059 plays
19
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 12

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Sep 24 10
1200 plays
20
C is for "Carousel", and Canaletto and more

A mixed bag of artists, books, opera, in fact anything in the arts that begins with the letter C.
Average (10 qns)
Christinap
Mar 10 12
816 plays
21
Logical Plotting

For this quiz, I want you to think like an author. I'll provide plot twists, and you choose the appropriate response. Have fun!
Tough (10 qns)
Sallyo
Dec 28 03
6429 plays
22
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 11

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, comic strips: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Aug 20 10
1686 plays
23
Style In My Life

The many artistic styles you may run across in your daily life - art, architecture, fashion, literature, etc.
Average (10 qns)
wjames
Dec 25 14
483 plays
24
Humanities Jumble

This trivia quiz is about varied topics in the humanities.
Tough (10 qns)
debodun
Jun 15 11
2163 plays
25
The Rosetta Stone

The Rosetta Stone, and the decipherment of the Egyptian language.
Tough (10 qns)
tnrees
Oct 26 07
1851 plays
26
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 14

Art, literature, mythology, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Dec 03 12
843 plays
27
Alchemy 101

Would you like to turn lead into gold, or prepare the elixir of life? Remember, however, that alchemy is not "the stupid mother of a wise daughter (chemistry)" but an independent spiritual discipline.
Tough (10 qns)
ogonczyk
Aug 14 04
2460 plays
28
The Virtual Tourist: Firenze

This quiz takes on the history & art history of Firenze, as well as some very basic geography. Close your eyes, visualise it & enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
gotogate_thatsus
Jul 11 02
2172 plays
29
Arts & Books Mixed Bag 13

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average (10 qns)
EnglishJedi
Sep 14 12
942 plays
30
Ancient Religion from Greece and Rome

The Greeks and Roman had interesting concepts of gods; in fact, they had several!
Average (10 qns)
triviagoddess7
Sep 30 09
1584 plays
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