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LilahDeDah has been a FunTrivia author since Aug 01 04 and has written 66 quizzes. LilahDeDah writes for many different categories, but is most active in Humanities, General Knowledge, and World, and has won 3 Editor's Choice awards on submitted quizzes.

  • has earned 6,949 excellent quiz ratings from quiz takers.

Bio: "Without relying on religion, we look to common sense, common experience and the findings of science for understanding."
(His Holiness the Dalai Lama)
Hobbies: reading, writing quizzes, playing trivia, overthrowing dictatorships, reading, long walks on stormy beaches, etc.
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Quizzes / Other Works Authored by LilahDeDah
1.
  Ballet Stories editor best quiz   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Did you know that the great ballets each tell a story through dance without using any words at all? See if you can name the ballet these tales are from!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 10 20
Recommended for grades: 1,2,3
Category: Topics for Kids
Very Easy
LilahDeDah
Sep 10 20
7240 plays
2.
  Eat Your Colors editor best quiz   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Does it seem like there's a lot of confusion nowadays as to what constitutes a healthy diet? It's simpler than you might have imagined...the answer is phytochemicals, and they're found in brightly colored foods.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Oct 26 21
Category: Nutrition
Average
LilahDeDah
Oct 26 21
5995 plays
3.
  High Maintenance Women in "Herstory" editor best quiz   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
In one way or another, aren't we ALL high maintenance? These ten ladies, though, were perhaps just a bit more so. Enjoy the excess!
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 17 11
Category: Famous Women
Very Difficult
LilahDeDah
8024 plays
4.
  Animal Aphorisms For Kids   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
An "aphorism" is an interesting saying. All of these sayings have animals in them...can you figure out what they mean?
Easier, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 26 15
Easier
LilahDeDah
23877 plays
5.
  Eat Your Flowers   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
They're not just for vases anymore...take this quiz and then try blossoms in your baking, buds in your bread, petals on your plate...you get the idea. A veritable feast of flowers!
Average, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 01 10
Category: Incredible Edibles
Average
LilahDeDah
10493 plays
6.
  You Can Do Analogies!    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Analogy: A big word with a fun meaning. Analogies are all about figuring out how things go together or are related. Think: THIS is to THAT as WHAT is to WHICH? Like this: CAT is to KITTEN as DOG is to PUPPY. The second words are the young of the first.
Easier, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 11 20
Recommended for grades: 4,5
Category: Analogies for Kids
Easier
LilahDeDah
Sep 11 20
8941 plays
7.
  What Would Elvis Eat?   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Elvis's favorites are like a tour of the fabulous cuisine of the American South. Don't be cruel...try this quiz! (Thank you, thank you very much.)
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Feb 14 23
Tough
LilahDeDah
Feb 14 23
11329 plays
8.
  I'd Rather Be Sleeping   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
You'll spend a third of your life doing it, but how much do you really know about sleep?
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 23 21
Category: Sleep and Dreams
Average
LilahDeDah
May 23 21
5157 plays
9.
  Falling for "Sex and the City"   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
"Macbeth" has blood and weather imagery; Steinbeck used religious and nature themes. This quiz takes a (semi-serious) look at the frequency with which "Sex and the City" characters...fall down.
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Apr 28 06
Category: Sex And The City
Tough
LilahDeDah
4821 plays
10.
  Guest Stars are the Best Stars   best quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
The first four seasons of "Will and Grace" featured some terrific talent in guest-starring roles. How much do you remember about these fleeting but memorable visitors? (Not all questions come from the show.)
Average, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 20 05
Category: Will & Grace
Average
LilahDeDah
3659 plays
11.
  Vulcan's Furnaces   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
How much do you know about volcanoes? These fearsome but useful planetary features have created about 80% of the landmass we call home.
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jan 28 23
Category: Volcanoes
Tough
LilahDeDah
Jan 28 23
4904 plays
12.
  Girls Just Gotta Have Spa    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Guys, have you ever wondered what happens when we disappear into a spa for the day and then you get a huge credit card bill? Take this quiz and find out.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Feb 12 11
Very Difficult
LilahDeDah
10288 plays
13.
  Fashion and the City   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
Do you, like me, miss all the incredible clothes worn by Carrie and Co. on "Sex and the City"? This "designer" quiz spans all six seasons. For fashion addicts only!
Average, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, Oct 28 05
Category: Sex And The City
Average
LilahDeDah
3054 plays
14.
  Ohm's Lore   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
My geek friends and I have designed this quiz to be conducive to the current interest in Ohm and his law. Resistance is expected.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 19 23
Average
LilahDeDah
Sep 19 23
4787 plays
15.
  Capt. James Cook or Capt. James Kirk?   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
These two explorers share more than a common first name. For each question, decide if the statement is true for James Cook, James Kirk, both, or neither. Enjoy the voyage!
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jul 01 17
Difficult
LilahDeDah
4672 plays
16.
  Endangered Languages   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Like plant and animal species, when a language becomes extinct, it's gone forever. Over half of the world's 6800 languages are endangered. Here are ten questions about language loss and language rescue.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jun 29 10
Category: Languages
Average
LilahDeDah
1522 plays
17.
  Quotable Death   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
Since it's everyone's final destination, perhaps we should see what some of the famous and infamous among us have had to say about death.
Tough, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jun 11 23
Tough
LilahDeDah
Jun 11 23
3815 plays
18.
  A Wheel of Light: The Chakras   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
We are all more than our physical bodies, for each of us exists within a rainbow of light. How much do you know about chakras? Find your center, try this quiz, and don't worry about your score. Shanti...Peace.
Average, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jun 04 21
Category: Eastern Philosophy
Average
LilahDeDah
Jun 04 21
1056 plays
19.
  Haunted New York City   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Of course NYC is haunted, and not just by the ghosts of awful blind dates! Perhaps my city never sleeps because of its many unquiet spirits...
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Apr 27 05
Category: The Unexplained
Tough
LilahDeDah
2218 plays
20.
  Nothing Is Cooler Than a Glacier   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Shivery but true...around ten percent of our planet is covered with ice. Crampons are optional for this quiz adventure, but a sense of wonder is not. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Mar 27 10
Category: Glaciers
Tough
LilahDeDah
1667 plays
21.
  Sitten in a Yeldehalle: Medieval Guilds   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Guilds were an extremely important part of medieval life. How much do you know about these organizations?
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 06 04
Category: Medieval History
Tough
LilahDeDah
1513 plays
22.
  The Roots and Seeds of a Vegetarian Life   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
If you are interested in learning more about vegetarian choices, this quiz is a short enchiridion (guide) to a few of the lifestyle's facts and misconceptions. Have fun!
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Apr 30 24
Category: Philosophy
Tough
LilahDeDah
Apr 30 24
2070 plays
23.
  The Queen's Beasts   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Welcome to the royal bestiary of England. This quiz presents questions on ten of the kingdom's heraldic beasts. Alas, HM's corgis will not be making an appearance.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 01 05
Category: Heraldry
Average
LilahDeDah
1584 plays
24.
  Treasure Tour: Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
The "Met" boasts more than two million works of art, from prehistory to the present day. On this tour, we'll be looking at fifteen, but wishing we had time to see them all!
Average, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 27 15
Category: Art: By Museum
Average
LilahDeDah
890 plays
25.
  Going the Distance: Marathons    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Although another definition of "marathon" is "a long and arduous undertaking", this quiz, with a little of everything about distance running, shouldn't be too exhausting. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, lilahdedah, Nov 17 05
Category: Marathons
Average
lilahdedah
522 plays
26.
  "The Dinner Party": Wing One   top quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
From prehistory to classical Rome, Wing One of Judy Chicago's masterwork illustrates women's history with beauty and grace. Familiarity with "The Dinner Party" is not required to answer most of the questions.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 05 07
Category: Chicago, Judy
Average
LilahDeDah
647 plays
27.
  A World of Women Poets   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
Her name, birth country, birth year, the title of (or a line from) one of her poems. I'll give you three (I'm generous like that) and you pick the fourth. The real objective is to learn more about these well-versed women. For the poetry-obsessed only!
Tough, 20 Qns, LilahDeDah, Dec 25 16
Category: Name the Poet
Tough
LilahDeDah
1255 plays
28.
  Titles and Honorifics   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 15 Qns
In many cultures, titles and honorifics can indicate a person's place in society, occupation, or achievements. How many of these do you know?
Tough, 15 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jan 29 16
Category: Culture Mixes
Tough
LilahDeDah
2461 plays
29.
  The Above Rubies Awards for 2005   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
If the award doesn't sound familiar, that's because I have just created it to honor women in ten different fields who should be more famous than they are. How many do you know? (Be advised that this quiz can be regarded as Americacentric.)
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 29 06
Category: Famous Women
Tough
LilahDeDah
1123 plays
30.
  Sculpture I: Prehistory to Rodin   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A brief overview of the human form in sculpture from its earliest beginnings to the dawn of Modernism.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Mar 01 12
Category: Sculpture
Average
LilahDeDah
780 plays
31.
  The 2006 Above Rubies Awards   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Welcome to this year's awards, which honor women from more than a dozen nations who have made our world more just, more beautiful and more inspiring.
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jun 14 10
Category: Famous Women
Tough
LilahDeDah
695 plays
32.
  "The Dinner Party": Wing Two   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Second quiz of three about Judy Chicago's feminist history mixed media creation "The Dinner Party". Wing Two covers the years 325-1678 AD. Having seen the artwork is not necessary in order to answer most of the questions.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 05 07
Category: Chicago, Judy
Average
LilahDeDah
476 plays
33.
  Easy Orff   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Most of FunTrivia's Classical Music quizzes are wonderful but DIFFICULT! Here's one on a terrific composer that you can do even if you've never heard of Carl Orff and his amazing 20th century compositions.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 16 21
Category: Orff, Carl
Average
LilahDeDah
Nov 16 21
802 plays
34.
  Treasure Tour: MoMA, New York City   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
On November 20, 2004, New York's beloved Museum of Modern Art reopened after a a 2-year, $425 million renovation. This quiz looks at ten treasures from its collection.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Dec 29 15
Category: Art: By Museum
Average
LilahDeDah
822 plays
35.
  The Silk Road: 7000 Miles of History   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The title of this quiz is similar to that of a wonderful children's book by John S. Major, but the Silk Road was not for kids! How much do you know about the geography and history of trade between China and the West?
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jan 19 21
Difficult
LilahDeDah
Jan 19 21
2116 plays
36.
  Holy Sea Cow!   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Heed the song of the Sirenians and take this quiz that's all about manatees!
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Aug 16 04
Tough
LilahDeDah
1624 plays
37.
  It's My Twentieth    
Multiple Choice
 20 Qns
No, not my 20th birthday! In honor of my 20th quiz for FunTrivia, I present 20 questions of no particular relevance whatsoever, except that there are 20 of them.
Difficult, 20 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 24 05
Difficult
LilahDeDah
2881 plays
38.
  Sculpture II: Brancusi to Potrc    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Decorative, functional, representational, abstract: Sculpture in the 20th century and beyond.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 05 07
Category: Sculpture
Average
LilahDeDah
475 plays
39.
  My Trip to the Bookstore    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
They say that "Middlemarch" is the greatest novel ever written. Here's what happened when I went to Behemoth & Noble to buy it.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Apr 19 24
Average
LilahDeDah
Apr 19 24
2840 plays
40.
  The Vegan House Rules    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A quick yes/no quiz. Could a strictly vegan person eat or wear these things? (Remember, vegans avoid all animal products.)
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Oct 29 18
Category: Philosophy
Average
LilahDeDah
Oct 29 18
2287 plays
41.
  "The Dinner Party": Wing Three   great trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The conclusion of Judy Chicago's masterwork covers the period from the American Revolution to the Women's Revolution. Most of the questions are about the women subjects rather than the specific artworks.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jan 12 24
Category: Chicago, Judy
Average
LilahDeDah
Jan 12 24
356 plays
42.
  When Bad Things Happen to Good Art    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Fire, flood, fraud, filching...it's frightening to be a fabulous work of art!
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Aug 15 04
Category: Art
Difficult
LilahDeDah
1494 plays
43.
  Elephant Artists: Painting for Peanuts    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The creative community can be a real jungle! How much do you know about the works of art created by elephants all over the world?
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 26 04
Category: Art
Average
LilahDeDah
598 plays
44.
  The Truth About the Great Cities    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
The first of two quizzes inspired by the Time-Life book series "The Great Cities". For each city, this quiz provides two facts--one from the city's history, and one about its geography. You decide if one, both, or neither are true. Bon voyage!
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Dec 08 04
Very Difficult
LilahDeDah
3136 plays
45.
  A Few Minor Corrections: Famous Female Editors   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Although most of these American women are better known for other accomplishments, they each wielded the editor's blue pencil at one time or another. I surmise that they found it both challenging and rewarding.
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Nov 29 06
Average
LilahDeDah
647 plays
46.
  You Are Walrus On My Mind    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
If you don't think walruses are fascinating, please try this quiz and see if it can change your mind.
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jan 05 05
Tough
LilahDeDah
948 plays
47.
  You May Be A Geek If...    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
You can answer these ten questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Jun 04 23
Category: Thematic People
Difficult
LilahDeDah
Jun 04 23
2942 plays
48.
  Isn't It (Not Really) Romantic?   popular trivia quiz  
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
A just-for-fun and very slightly cynical look at the trappings of romance.
Difficult, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, May 31 23
Category: Thematic Emotions
Difficult
LilahDeDah
May 31 23
2297 plays
49.
  Ghat and Manse    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
All ten of these people have spent time in both England and India, usually to the mutual enrichment of both. Do you know them?
Average, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Aug 11 05
Average
LilahDeDah
640 plays
50.
  Hello Sailor! Got a Yacht?    
Multiple Choice
 10 Qns
Ahoy! Trivia Captain Daedelus and Galley Wench Lilah invite you aboard for 10 quick questions. We'll be messing about in boats and providing a duffer's guide to succeeding at the yacht club and chatting up a salty buoy or gull.
Tough, 10 Qns, LilahDeDah, Sep 05 04
Category: Sailing
Tough
LilahDeDah
601 plays
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