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Jakeroo has been a FunTrivia author since Apr 11 09 and has written 37 quizzes. Jakeroo is a generalist author, preferring to author quizzes across all categories, with the most common being General Knowledge, Entertainment, and Animals, and has won 2 Editor's Choice awards on submitted quizzes.

  • has earned 5,049 excellent quiz ratings from quiz takers.

Bio: "Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. ~ Mark Twain
Hobbies: Breathing. Keeping on doing it is the secret to a long life.
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1.
  Mewsical Mewtations editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
No, this isn't a quiz about a Webber musical. It's about ten finicky felines who think that while some melodies are purrfectly fine, changes ought to be made to the lyrics. If cats were able to re-write songs, what would the titles be?
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Oct 18 12
Average
Jakeroo
9131 plays
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  I Can't Believe They Said That editor best quiz top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are 10 quotes from folks who REALLY should have hired better PR people to do the talking for them!
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Feb 27 19
Average
Jakeroo
Feb 27 19
4585 plays
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  Entertainment Firsts of the Fifties great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The 1950s were the height of the "baby boomer" generation after WWII. But there were a few births in the entertainment world of North America during that decade as well. Come see what some of them were.
Easier, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Dec 25 14
Category: The 1950s
Easier
Jakeroo
6174 plays
4.
  Amazing Locations top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
These places are amazing because they are amongst the largest, smallest, or "mostest" in various regions of the world. Please come visit a few of them.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jun 27 18
Category: Mixed Destinations
Average
Jakeroo
Jun 27 18
6793 plays
5.
  World Heritage Sights great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many World Heritage Sites that we should probably visit in our lifetimes. Come "see" just a few of them.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 09 12
Category: World Sites
Average
Jakeroo
5364 plays
6.
  Atomic Brain great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Call it "doomsday" lit if you will, but many novels deal with nuclear warfare and/or its after-effects. Zip up your haz-mat suit and take a look at some of them.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 07 12
Category: Science Fiction
Average
Jakeroo
5756 plays
7.
  Snakes On Planes great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I am the Snake. There is no denying I can evoke emotions whether I'm on the big screen at a cinema or the small screen of an in-flight movie. Can you identify the films in which I have displayed my hiss-trionic abilities over the years?
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Apr 15 12
Category: Animals in Movies
Average
Jakeroo
5248 plays
8.
  The Sorting Hat great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
No, it's not another Harry Potter quiz! This one is about fashion and different sorts of hats you might find in the entertainment world. Go ahead, try one on - you might look MARVelous dahling : )
Easier, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jun 02 15
Category: Hats
Easier
Jakeroo
4575 plays
9.
  Cat-egorically Speaking - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz en"tails" 10 questions about domestic and wild cats.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jul 11 22
Category: Cats
Average
Jakeroo
Jul 11 22
567 plays
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  Something Wicked This Way Comes popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ray Bradbury is probably best known for "Fahrenheit 451" and science fiction such as "The Martian Chronicles". But come take a look at his iconic fantasy/horror novel - if you dare.
Easier, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Oct 22 13
Category: Bradbury, Ray
Easier
Jakeroo
2107 plays
11.
  Brought to you by the Letter "J" popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Don't be jittery, just jump in and juggle a few "J" words in this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Apr 04 12
Category: J
Average
Jakeroo
4144 plays
12.
  Audacious African Adventurers popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Okay, get your pith helmet and your elephant gun, we're going on an African safari "through the ages". The first explorers of this continent had to be brave souls - are you adventurous enough to take this quiz?
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Feb 05 12
Category: Explorers
Average
Jakeroo
4741 plays
13.
  One for the Books great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
Harriet Hackshaw fancies herself as an amateur sleuth. The problem is that she really isn't very good at it. Her current mystery involves book titles - will you be her assistant?
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Apr 20 10
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Jakeroo
1335 plays
14.
  Thank God It's Finally Over popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
When it's truly over, we have many places to go, depending on who we are and where/when we lived. Come see if you know some of these worldly "end destinations".
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 26 13
Category: Death Becomes Them
Average
Jakeroo
2556 plays
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  Remains of the Day - 10 questions - 4 mins
Fossilised, petrified or preserved in ice, the remains of prehistoric flora and fauna continue to fascinate paleontologists. Let's "dig" around some, shall we?
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Oct 04 13
Category: Paleontology
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Jakeroo
2257 plays
16.
  One Banana, Two Banana - 10 questions - 3 mins
"The Banana Splits Adventure Hour" ran for 31 episodes between September 1968 and September 1969. Come see what you might remember about this show (other than the annoying theme song!)
Easier, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 02 13
Category: Banana Splits
Easier
Jakeroo
2082 plays
17.
  Jumpin' Jellyfish - 10 questions - 3 mins
Well okay, you're probably aware they can't jump - but come find out what else you know about these jiggly jewels of the sea.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, May 05 10
Average
Jakeroo
1485 plays
18.
  Instrumental Oddities popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Musical instruments from around the world are not really "strange" in and of themselves, but sometimes certain ones are used in ways one wouldn't expect. Do come in for a listen and see which ones you recognise as being the "odd one out".
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Mar 28 17
Recommended for grades: 8,9,10,11,12
Average
Jakeroo
Mar 28 17
1941 plays
19.
  "Lucifer": He's a Handsome Devil - 10 questions - 4 mins
Lucifer Morningstar that is, the main character in a supernatural action/comedy TV series. You might be able to correctly answer some of the questions without ever having watched the series. I tried to keep spoilers to a minimum.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Dec 11 21
Category: Lucifer
Average
Jakeroo
Dec 11 21
138 plays
20.
  Concentric Circles - 10 questions - 4 mins
Yup, that's what the markings at each end of a curling playing area are - concentric circles. Come see how much you know about the game of "chess on ice".
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Oct 05 13
Category: Curling
Average
Jakeroo
1791 plays
21.
  A Man Named Leslie great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Leslie Nielsen, that is. Come see how much you know about this celebrated Canadian-born actor whose career spanned more than 60 years.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Dec 14 10
Category: Celebrities M-P
Average
Jakeroo
881 plays
22.
  The Lady is a Vamp - 10 questions - 4 mins
Call each of these ten women what you will. Exotic or enchanting. A seductress, songstress or sex symbol. A femme fatale, diva, or creature of the night. But by any other name - the Lady is a Vamp.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Aug 05 19
Average
Jakeroo
Aug 05 19
659 plays
23.
  It's Nacho Responsibility! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
When it's "game" time and you're having folks over, it may not be your responsibility to provide nachos, but you'd better serve SOME sort of snacks. Do come in and sample ten possibilities.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Mar 25 16
Average
Jakeroo
786 plays
24.
  Something Smells Around Here! - 10 questions - 4 mins
Don't blame me if this quiz stinks - it's supposed to! Hold your nose and dive into these questions about foul smelling flora, fauna and other "offal" stuff.
Tough, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jul 10 17
Tough
Jakeroo
Jul 10 17
1088 plays
25.
  Crooked House - 10 questions - 4 mins
Come walk a meandering path through campus to discover a few ways in which the word "house" can be applied in some of the Liberal Arts disciplines.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jan 21 20
Average
Jakeroo
Jan 21 20
1281 plays
26.
  Take this In The Pink Quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
All questions are related in some way to, or are a form of, the word pink.
Difficult, 10 Qns, jakeroo, Jun 30 16
Category: Pink
Difficult
jakeroo
Jun 30 16
2334 plays
27.
  A Paler Shade of White - 10 questions - 2 mins
All of the questions in this quiz involve colours and different ways to think about them.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jan 06 13
Very Easy
Jakeroo
1318 plays
28.
  I Want A Hippopotamus for Christmas - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are lots of Christmas songs that mention things like angels, stars, bells and Santa, but not many have anything to do with animals. Here are a few of them. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Dec 15 18
Average
Jakeroo
Dec 15 18
1234 plays
29.
  Basic Black - 10 questions - 4 mins
Okay, black might not be the most "flambouyant" colour within entertainment, but you can find it almost everywhere in many genres - please do come in and have a look at the "dark" side.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Aug 15 12
Average
Jakeroo
717 plays
30.
  Only Disconnect - 10 questions - 4 mins
That's right. There's no theme to this quiz. Hopefully you're a fan of randomness and will come play ten questions from different FT categories.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Oct 26 13
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Jakeroo
1327 plays
31.
  Whale Rider - 10 questions - 4 mins
You can ride on (or apparently IN) a whale - at least according to some biblical sources. There's no need to go overboard, but you're welcome to dive gently into some questions about Jonah.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 15 13
Average
Jakeroo
337 plays
32.
  Turn the Light On! - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many terms and titles that contain the word "light", or a form of same. These are just ten of them. Please do stop by and see if there's a light under your bushel on this general topic.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Aug 14 17
Category: Thematic Nature
Average
Jakeroo
Aug 14 17
653 plays
33.
  Oscar the Slouch - 10 questions - 4 mins
Oscar the Slouch, who claims to be a distant cousin of Oscar the Grouch, has some things he'd like to tell you about posture. He also thinks you might be surprised to find that it's not the "minor issue" many people think it is.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Sep 07 12
Average
Jakeroo
530 plays
34.
  Time Warp - 10 questions - 4 mins
The "Time Warp of Dr. Brain" (PC) is one of a series of educational video games. As you travel through time/space, your quest is to solve ten puzzle sets to get back to the present. But you needn't have played the game to warp through THESE questions.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jan 12 12
Category: T
Average
Jakeroo
205 plays
35.
  Be-deviled - 10 questions - 5 mins
Multiple Choice. The meaning of a particular term is given as the question. You are to provide the appropriate "devilish" word or phrase that matches.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, May 07 09
Category: The Devil in Idiom
Difficult
Jakeroo
1200 plays
36.
  Video Game Fractures: Gustatory Gaming Gustatory Gaming - 10 questions - 6 mins
All the video games in this quiz have something to do with eating or drinking in their titles. See if you can emulsify these whisked up games.
Tough, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jul 16 21
Tough
Jakeroo
Jul 16 21
108 plays
37.
  A Black Tie Affair - 10 questions - 5 mins
This fractured word quiz contains 10 questions related to apparel and accessories. Most are fancy, others are not.
Average, 10 Qns, Jakeroo, Jul 16 21
Average
Jakeroo
Jul 16 21
192 plays