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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 310 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  Gravestone Symbolism new 10 questions
New Game, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, May 21 18

Gravestones are commonly decorated with a variety of symbols. This quiz will test your knowledge about the superstitions and traditions behind the decorations.
New Game
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Today!
0 plays
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trivia quiz  Diagnosis: Death! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 09 10

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
dcpddc478 gold member
3810 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts and Books Mixed Bag 6 cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Nov 03 08

Some art, some books, some music but basically good old General Knowledge...
Tough
EnglishJedi gold member
5721 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 8 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Dec 09 08

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
3939 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts and Books Mixed Bag 3 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Aug 08 08

Music, art, literature, mythology and plenty of fun... what more do you want?
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
4131 plays
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trivia quiz  The Art of Cemetery Symbolism cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, VampireRed, Jan 10 08

We all know the angels guard the deceased, but what do all the other symbols you'll see on Victorian-era tombstones really mean?
Tough
VampireRed
3234 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts and Books Mixed Bag 1 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Jul 15 08

Not 'art', nor 'music', nor 'literature', but a true mix for all three and more for the genuine all-rounder...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
3882 plays
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trivia quiz  Who Would Wear This? cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Cymruambyth, Aug 28 11

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
Cymruambyth gold member
1563 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts and Books Mixed Bag 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Jul 25 08

Not 'art', nor 'music', nor 'literature', but a mix of all three and more for the genuine all-rounder...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
2847 plays
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trivia quiz  You Can When You're Old Enough cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Jan 14 11

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
dcpddc478 gold member
2586 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 9 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Dec 28 08

Literature, art, opera, ballet... a little of most things cultural and a smattering of general knowledge to boot...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
2568 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 5 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Sep 08 08

Some arts, some literature, some music, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
2886 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 4 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Aug 27 08

Some arts, some literature, some music, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
2562 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 10 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Apr 01 09

A mixture of art, literature, classical music, opera and drama: basically anything 'cultural'. Have fun and good luck.
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
2208 plays
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trivia quiz  Tombstone Symbols: Decoding Gravestones 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Burmlvr2478, Aug 13 08

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
Burmlvr2478
2889 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 7 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Nov 17 08

Some art, some literature, some music, some mythology, but basically good old general knowledge... Enjoy
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
1974 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 16 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Oct 01 15

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
EnglishJedi gold member
729 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 12 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Sep 24 10

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
1302 plays
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trivia quiz  Sampling the Humanities 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, suomy, Nov 26 13

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
suomy
1389 plays
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trivia quiz  Logical Plotting 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Sallyo, Dec 28 03

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
Sallyo
6570 plays
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trivia quiz  C is for "Carousel", and Canaletto and more 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Mar 10 12

A mixed bag of artists, books, opera, in fact anything in the arts that begins with the letter C.
Average
Christinap
906 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 11 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Aug 20 10

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, comic strips: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
1740 plays
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trivia quiz  A "Night" Out Enjoying the Arts 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Spaudrey, Feb 07 15

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
Spaudrey gold member
504 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 14 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Dec 03 12

Art, literature, mythology, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
918 plays
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trivia quiz  Style In My Life 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wjames, Dec 25 14

The many artistic styles you may run across in your daily life - art, architecture, fashion, literature, etc.
Average
wjames gold member
582 plays
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trivia quiz  The Rosetta Stone 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, tnrees, Oct 26 07

The Rosetta Stone, and the decipherment of the Egyptian language.
Tough
tnrees
1932 plays
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trivia quiz  Humanities Jumble 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, debodun, Jun 15 11

This trivia quiz is about varied topics in the humanities.
Tough
debodun
2346 plays
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trivia quiz  Alchemy 101 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ogonczyk, Aug 14 04

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
ogonczyk
2523 plays
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trivia quiz  The Virtual Tourist: Firenze 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, gotogate_thatsus, Jul 11 02

This quiz takes on the history & art history of Firenze, as well as some very basic geography. Close your eyes, visualise it & enjoy!
Tough
gotogate_thatsus
2232 plays
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trivia quiz  Arts & Books Mixed Bag 13 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, EnglishJedi, Sep 14 12

Art, literature, classical music, opera, poetry, drama: a little of everything, but basically good old general knowledge...
Average
EnglishJedi gold member
1047 plays
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