Author Biography: smpdit

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smpdit has been a FunTrivia author since Jun 21 08 and has written 42 quizzes. smpdit writes for many different categories, but is most active in General Knowledge, Geography, and Music, and has won 1 Editor's Choice award on submitted quizzes.

  • has earned 952 excellent quiz ratings from quiz takers.
  • last seen online Feb 06 23, and most recent quiz went online Dec 16 22.

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1.
  That's One in the Eye! editor best quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
People Getting the Upper Hand
Some people go to great and unusual lengths to regain the upper hand.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Dec 08 22
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Dec 08 22
235 plays
2.
  An Italian Medley - 10 questions - 3 mins
A little side trip around the less well-known parts of Italy.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Nov 20 22
Category: Mixed Italy
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Nov 20 22
127 plays
3.
  Queen Elizabeth II and her Royal Officers great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Queen Elizabeth II did not work alone. She had the support of special officers throughout her reign, royalty, nobility and military people who all had a role from her coronation to her funeral.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Oct 09 22
Category: Elizabeth II
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Oct 09 22
170 plays
4.
  Regional Delicacies of Africa - 10 questions - 3 mins
On Phoenix Rising's whirlwind tour of Africa on its Global Tour Red Crew visited over 20 counties but still had time to sample the cuisine of another ten African countries
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Oct 09 22
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Oct 09 22
120 plays
5.
Whether you like Tom Cruise or not, nearly every one of his movies has great music. Here are ten great songs bookended by the two "Top Gun" movies and everything in-between.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Oct 21 22
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Oct 21 22
166 plays
6.
  Any Mediterranean Port in a Storm best quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
Phoenix Rising's Red Crew invite you to see how many Mediterranean ports you can place correctly.
Easier, 15 Qns, smpdit, Oct 30 22
Category: Europe - Regions
Easier
smpdit
Oct 30 22
299 plays
7.
Many TV shows feature a character who is an Italian-American. Can you match the character with the correct TV show?
Easier, 10 Qns, smpdit, Nov 18 22
Category: Things in Common
Easier
smpdit
Nov 18 22
463 plays
8.
  The Hidden Capitals of Europe popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Phoenix Rising's Red Crew are travelling around Europe. Help us locate the hidden capital cities.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, smpdit, Dec 16 22
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Dec 16 22
211 plays
9.
  Bridges Under Troubled Water - 10 questions - 3 mins
Lloyd, Beau and Jeff and Jordan Bridges - a talented family who have entertained through film, TV , music and literature. There has been a lot of water under these Bridges, troubled or not.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Oct 10 22
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Oct 10 22
204 plays
10.
  Judged Celebrities popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Despite the pedestals upon which celebrities are placed, they sometimes reveal their feet of clay. Phoenix Rising's Red Crew delves into times when some celebrities have besmirched their reputations and have fallen from grace and been judged in Court.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Sep 03 22
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Sep 03 22
294 plays
11.
  Diets - For Better or Worse - 10 questions - 4 mins
There have been many diets suggested for weight loss and good health, some work, others not so much. Can you put your nutritional knowledge to the test?
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 26 22
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Jul 26 22
376 plays
12.
Tolkien's Middle Earth doesn't exist sadly, so the film makers had to find somewhere to give the impression it does. The same is true of many films. Test your knowledge of where in the world these films were actually shot.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Sep 09 22
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Sep 09 22
182 plays
13.
  Religion in China popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Phoenix Rising's Red Crew took a peek at the different religions in China, and this was the result.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Aug 24 22
Category: World Religions
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Aug 24 22
132 plays
14.
  Fly by Night, Fly by Day, Aircraft Animals great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The aircraft of yesteryear had much more interesting names than the aircraft of today.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Aug 03 22
Category: Aviation
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Aug 03 22
138 plays
15.
  Cool Zooms, Part XLVII - 20 questions - 5 mins
Daylight savings continued to cause havoc with our zooming; a bleary eyed, tired smpdit hosted this quiz in the early hours. It was still fun though!
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Jun 30 21
Category: Cool Zooms
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Jun 30 21
1069 plays
16.
  Buildings  Landmarks: The Buildings of Johor Bahru The Buildings of Johor Bahru popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
Join us on a whistlestop tour of the wonderful architecture of the Malaysian city of Johor Bahru.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Sep 14 22
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Sep 14 22
82 plays
17.
  Cool Zooms, Part XXXII - 20 questions - 5 mins
Zoom continues to be a great way for Phoenix Rising to get together. This was our penultimate quiz of the year.
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Aug 23 21
Category: Cool Zooms
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Aug 23 21
1043 plays
18.
  Mixed Central America and Caribbean : Time in Trinidad and Tobago Time in Trinidad and Tobago popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
I was lucky enough to visit the islands of Trinidad and Tobago in February 2020. Come with me on a whistle-stop tour of their attractions.
Easier, 10 Qns, smpdit, May 31 20
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May 31 20
633 plays
19.
  Cool Zooms, Part XXI - 20 questions - 5 mins
Once again Phoenix Rising Zoomed the night away. Keep an eye out for the link, all to be revealed!
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Jan 29 23
Category: Cool Zooms
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Jan 29 23
1036 plays
20.
  Cool Zooms, Part XIV - 20 questions - 5 mins
As Phoenix Rising continue to meet and quiz on Zoom, I decided to add in a little twist with my set by having an overarching theme. See if you can spot it as you answer the questions. All will be revealed in the answers. Bragging rights only!
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Feb 21 21
Category: Cool Zooms
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Feb 21 21
1103 plays
21.
Phoenix Rising's Red Crew decided to take a little boating side trip around the Pacific Islands and to do a little bird watching. We noticed that some of the birds had some slightly unusual names that we wanted to hunt down; come and join us.
Average, 15 Qns, smpdit, Jun 07 22
Category: Regional Quizzes
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Jun 07 22
118 plays
22.
  Exploring The Korean Peninsula - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Korean Peninsula is very interesting geographically. Come and explore.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 17 22
Category: Korea
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Jul 17 22
108 plays
23.
  Zooming in on Car Badges great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Car badges indicate the identity of the brand. Some have fascinating history behind them. Follow Phoenix Rising as we delve into their story.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Nov 16 20
Category: Cars
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Nov 16 20
386 plays
24.
  The Trans-Tasman Sporting Rivalry popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The rivalry between Australia and New Zealand occurs in many situations and is often seen between the two nations in sport. It's friendly.. but fierce!
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Oct 05 22
Category: Australia
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Oct 05 22
113 plays
25.
  American Things that go Bump in the Night - 10 questions - 4 mins
While Phoenix Rising's Red Team were on their road trip around America, talk around the evening campfire turned towards the weird and wonderful cryptids that places had to offer. Follow in Bigfoot's rather large footprints and explore.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, May 03 22
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May 03 22
190 plays
26.
  A Whole Different Animal - 10 questions - 4 mins
Join me in exploring the whys and wherefores of how animals became one of man's greatest assets and in doing so became a whole different animal.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 19 20
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Jul 19 20
500 plays
27.
  Zooming In On Car Badges No.2 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Another foray by Phoenix Rising into the world of car badges.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Nov 25 20
Category: Cars
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Nov 25 20
366 plays
28.
  Japanese Literature Explored popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A dip into the interesting world of Japanese literature
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 03 22
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Jul 03 22
82 plays
29.
  A Tour of Hudson Bay best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
As Phoenix Rising's Global Tour continues, Red team finds itself examining the Hudson Bay. Join us as we explore.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Apr 20 22
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Apr 20 22
104 plays
30.
  Cool Zooms, Part LVII - 20 questions - 5 mins
Phoenix Rising met again for a fun filled Zoom call. We laugh, we bond, we do a little quizzing.
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Nov 18 22
Category: Cool Zooms
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Nov 18 22
269 plays
31.
  Cool Zooms, Part LXI - 20 questions - 5 mins
Phoenix Rising still meet each week and have fun with trivia. Join us in our quiz.
Average, 20 Qns, smpdit, Jan 20 22
Category: Cool Zooms
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Jan 20 22
253 plays
32.
  Burning Tarmac great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
Phoenix Rising asks you to join them as they speed through movies with epic car chases in them. Fasten your seat belts and see if you can identify the movie using the three clues provided.
Easier, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 13 17
Category: Cars in Movies
Easier
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Jul 13 17
345 plays
33.
  In Your Absinthe great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
In your absinthe, a set of wild puns appeared. Can you catch them all?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, smpdit, May 23 16
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May 23 16
757 plays
34.
  The British Crown Jewels great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Kept safe in the Tower of London, What do you know about these priceless gems?
Tough, 10 Qns, smpdit, Feb 19 09
Category: UK History
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1003 plays
35.
  Sang Like A Canary popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Linked by the colour yellow, can you match the song to the artist?
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Apr 30 16
Category: Individual Colours
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Apr 30 16
540 plays
36.
  Can't Win 'em All - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's more likely you will remember the 'winners', the 'firsts', and the 'chosens'. In this quiz however, you need to find the 'also rans', the 'seconds', the 'losers'.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Apr 25 21
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Apr 25 21
297 plays
37.
  The White Cliffs of Dover top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Immortalised in song, and a striking visual entrance to England, this quiz explores the White Cliffs of Dover.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Dec 17 14
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1098 plays
38.
  Sourdough, A Well Bred Bread - 10 questions - 5 mins
Sourdough, earliest of breads, a delight to the senses, takes time and patience and is endlessly rewarding. There are many variations in method, recipe and flavours. Here I shall take you step by step through the process that works for me.
Tough, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jul 26 20
Category: Breads and Grains
Tough
smpdit
Jul 26 20
169 plays
39.
  White Hot Cool Songs - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ever seen something so hot it burns white? Join Phoenix Rising on a trip through some cool tunes with a white connection.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, May 19 16
Category: Individual Colours
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May 19 16
316 plays
40.
  The Phoenix Also Rises - 10 questions - 4 mins
Join Phoenix Rising as we go seeking the phoenix as it rises through an assortment of literary works.
Average, 10 Qns, smpdit, Jun 30 16
Category: Animal Themes
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Jun 30 16
169 plays
41.
  It's Not Easy Being Green - 10 questions - 5 mins
Singers and songs related by the colour green. The link may not be immediately obvious, but stay with me, it really wasn't easy being green.
Tough, 10 Qns, smpdit, May 07 16
Category: Individual Colours
Tough
smpdit
May 07 16
445 plays
42.
  When is Sport like Food? - 10 questions - 4 mins
I am not a sports lover, but I do like food. There are some sporting terms that can be confused with food. Can you name the sport these terms come from?
Tough, 10 Qns, smpdit, Feb 07 09
Category: Sports Mixed
Tough
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1136 plays