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Doing things yourself in house and garden is not only a great way to save money but also highly satisfying since you will have every day to enjoy your creation. If you have a green thumb or know how to hold a tool, you have come to the right category!
196 quizzes and 2,744 trivia questions.
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I am domestically challenged, so I've decided to make a quiz on something I don't know anything about- housework! Learn this mysterious science along with me.
Easier, 10 Qns, bullymom, Apr 01 22
Easier
bullymom
Apr 01 22
15643 plays
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  Grandpas Tool Shed Grandpa's Tool Shed great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Yesterday, I decided to explore my Grandfather's tool shed. Here are just some of the hand tools that I found. American spelling and terms used throughout this quiz.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Jun 27 15
Easier
dcpddc478
2407 plays
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  Inside My Toolshed Inside My Toolshed best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some tools have specific uses, whilst some can be used for a variety of jobs. Can you identify these tools?
Average, 10 Qns, ozzz2002, May 08 16
Average
ozzz2002 gold member
May 08 16
1788 plays
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  You Need a Bigger Hammer You Need a Bigger Hammer - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will ask about a few different types of hammers, including what some of them are used for. Use the photo hints to help. Good luck!
Easier, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Aug 03 21
Easier
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Aug 03 21
435 plays
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  I Saw It On The Grass I Saw It On The Grass top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Have you ever been stretched out on the lawn and noticed all of the different things that are in the grass? Have a closer look and you'll be surprised at what you will see! (Much of this quiz is North America specific)
Easier, 10 Qns, funnytrivianna, Mar 20 14
Easier
funnytrivianna gold member
5135 plays
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  And Then There Were Doorknobs top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Please help the Revenge of the Llamas clean up. Their paddock is dirty and some things aren't working well. But they're an old-fashioned bunch so traditional methods only!
Easier, 10 Qns, flopsymopsy, Mar 04 15
Easier
flopsymopsy editor
1885 plays
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  Hardware great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Quick! Help me - I need to finish some tasks in my house renovation before the guests arrive. Unfortunately I have a very untidy toolbox, so can you tell me just which piece of hardware I need for which task?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Feb 01 19
Very Easy
WesleyCrusher editor
Feb 01 19
740 plays
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  Death in the Fish Tank - A Whatdunnit editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Some familiar-sounding sleuths are about to investigate the mysterious deaths that can occur in tropical fish tanks. This quiz may help budding enthusiasts to solve or prevent common cases of aquarium "fishicide".
Average, 10 Qns, Wizzid, Apr 05 14
Average
Wizzid
2772 plays
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  Lost Arts 2- Milking editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are many things our forefathers knew that we are beginning to rediscover and enjoy. Can you imagine getting your own milk in the morning?
Average, 10 Qns, crisw, Mar 09 17
Average
crisw gold member
Mar 09 17
7296 plays
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  Old House Renovation, part 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
If you decide to renovate an old house, you will probably run into many of these terms. A few are still used in modern construction. Choose from the multiple-choice answers for these 10 questions about old-house terms the one you think is correct.
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Feb 10 19
Average
root17 gold member
Feb 10 19
5304 plays
trivia question Quick Question
P. 562. Stenography Dept. "$22.95 buys a $100.00..." What?

From Quiz "Sears, Roebuck and Co.1909 catalog"




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  The Star Bangled Spanner The Star Bangled Spanner - 10 questions - 2 mins
This is a quiz about hand tools. Try it and see how well you do.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 25 19
Easier
dcpddc478
Feb 25 19
327 plays
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  How are They Meant to be Used? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
The tools and bits of equipment in this quiz are often found in homes and gardens. Each one has a correct usage although it could be used in all kinds of ways. How are these items meant to be used?
Easier, 10 Qns, Jomarion, Jul 27 10
Easier
Jomarion
2585 plays
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  Why Knot Why Knot? - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will provide photo clues about a variety of knots that are used each day. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Feb 26 19
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Feb 26 19
350 plays
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  Is Mayonnaise an Instrument? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This creamy creation of egg yolks, oil, salt, lemon juice and mustard is not just for sandwiches alone! Do you know some of these uses of mayonnaise?
Easier, 10 Qns, exceller, Jul 02 14
Easier
exceller gold member
906 plays
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  Salt: The True Story great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 2 mins
I was watching the History Channel the other day and they had an entire show on salt. I found it very interesting, so I thought I would test your knowledge. Good Luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Kinneylover20, Aug 01 19
Average
Kinneylover20
Aug 01 19
3156 plays
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  Old House Renovation, part 2 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
If you decide to renovate an old house, you will probably run into many of these terms. A few are still used in modern construction. Choose from multiple-choice answers. Some of the questions in this quiz are oriented to Americans.
Average, 10 Qns, root17, Dec 02 18
Average
root17 gold member
Dec 02 18
3404 plays
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  Household Tricks popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Helpful hints and household shortcuts
Average, 10 Qns, bubbabruce, Jul 28 17
Average
bubbabruce
Jul 28 17
1821 plays
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  Beautiful, Beautiful Farm Implements popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is an Author Challenge from Kyleisalive. I worked on farms for seven years when I was a teenager. I have much experience with many "beautiful farm implements". So put on your rubber boots and let's go farming!
Average, 10 Qns, mayneeyak, Dec 08 11
Average
mayneeyak
864 plays
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  Light My Fire! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
An illuminating history of matches.
Average, 10 Qns, Rimrunner, Mar 09 11
Average
Rimrunner
1130 plays
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  General Ceramic Knowledge - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ceramics is for some the world's most fascinating hobby. To some of us, it is far more than a hobby, it is an occupation. Try these general questions to see if it's for you.
Average, 10 Qns, potterguy, Dec 30 15
Average
potterguy
1471 plays
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  Home Remedies for the Chronically Lazy! - 10 questions - 4 mins
The arrival of Spring brings buds on the trees, a crocus or two in the garden, the nesting of Robins and inevitably (the dreaded) spring cleaning. Have no fear. The Domicile Doctor is on call!
Average, 10 Qns, sally0malley, May 17 19
Average
sally0malley gold member
May 17 19
434 plays
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  Lost Arts 3 - Natural Dyeing top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Our ancestors did not use synthetic dyes to color their possessions, only colors derived from plants, animals and minerals. While rarely-seen today, these dyes are still available- and beautiful!
Tough, 10 Qns, crisw, Dec 21 12
Tough
crisw gold member
1065 plays
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  Monkey Wrench - 10 questions - 4 mins
Using the correct tool for each job is important in order to avoid injury. See if you know what tool fits what project.
Average, 10 Qns, Deunan, Aug 27 19
Average
Deunan
Aug 27 19
707 plays
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  Open the Door! - 10 questions - 4 mins
Lpez's challenge coincided with several doors in my home sticking, not opening properly, needing repair or replacement. This quiz covers my research into door types, materials and styles.
Average, 10 Qns, caramellor, Jan 09 16
Average
caramellor
306 plays
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  The Potato: An Owner's Manual popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
The culinary and nutritional value of the potato is widely known. But what do you do if you have a variety of other problems around the house and you have only one potato? Here's an Instructional Guide (no potato wearing, carrying, or burying required):
Tough, 10 Qns, shorthumbz, May 10 14
Tough
shorthumbz gold member
454 plays
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  What Kind of Tool Am I? - 10 questions - 5 mins
READ THE HINTS: they tell you how many letters are in the answer. This is a fill in the blank quiz about everyday tools that people are familiar with.
Easier, 10 Qns, AuroraBoreanaz, Jul 14 17
Easier
AuroraBoreanaz
Jul 14 17
1365 plays
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  Sears, Roebuck and Co.1909 catalog - 10 questions - 4 mins
Interesting finds and tidbits from the venerable mail order catalog, 1909 Fall edition.
Average, 10 Qns, paul4760, Aug 28 21
Average
paul4760
Aug 28 21
560 plays
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  Log Homes - 10 questions - 5 mins
Homes made of logs may seem old-fashioned, but today they are examples of stunning natural architecture. Questions are on practices in the United States.
Tough, 10 Qns, crisw, Aug 28 22
Tough
crisw gold member
Aug 28 22
656 plays
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  My House is a Real Zoo! - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here's a little mix of some "animals" found in and around the house that make our lives a little bit easier and perhaps even more interesting!
Average, 10 Qns, sally0malley, Oct 09 17
Average
sally0malley gold member
Oct 09 17
596 plays
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  British Cleaning Products Old and New - 10 questions - 3 mins
I grew up with many long-gone products, and some we still use today. Some were sold elsewhere as well, but all in Britain.
Average, 10 Qns, satguru, Jan 11 14
Average
satguru gold member
435 plays
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  Pilates Basics - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is on the popular exercise method of Pilates. In some of the questions, I will describe one of the basic moves and you will have to pick the correct name.
Average, 10 Qns, dragonfly3544, Feb 16 16
Average
dragonfly3544
Feb 16 16
469 plays
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  A Brief History of Candles - 10 questions - 5 mins
The candle is one of mankind's earliest inventions. We are all familiar with candles, but how much do you know about them? This quiz is a hodgepodge of candle questions. Hope you enjoy it!
Tough, 10 Qns, daver852, Apr 01 17
Tough
daver852 gold member
Apr 01 17
219 plays
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  Tool Happy (Carpentry) - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about building that doghouse for Fido?
Average, 10 Qns, lmurphy, Jun 30 18
Average
lmurphy
Jun 30 18
1880 plays
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Welcome to my first quiz which I hope inspires you to visit an RHS Show!
Average, 10 Qns, Plocket, Nov 06 09
Average
Plocket
670 plays
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  In the Hardware store - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let's take a tour of the local hardware store and see how good a do it yourselfer you are.
Tough, 10 Qns, bx1927, Oct 23 21
Tough
bx1927
Oct 23 21
749 plays
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  Aromatherapy: Essential Oils - 25 questions - 6 mins
This quiz deals with essential oils that are used when doing aromatherapy. I will give either the effects on the mind and emotions, or effects on the body (I'll tell you which one) and then you pick out which essential oil you think it is.
Tough, 25 Qns, AmandaLG, Nov 21 11
Tough
AmandaLG
792 plays
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  Construction Basics - 10 questions - 6 mins
These are some very basic question about the construction field.
Difficult, 10 Qns, quizzster, Aug 27 19
Difficult
quizzster
Aug 27 19
1319 plays
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  Traditional Hand Tools - 10 questions - 5 mins
Traditional hand tools have evolved over hundreds of years and have a beauty all their own. This quiz is about some common and some unusual traditional hand tools.
Difficult, 10 Qns, qcobb, Apr 26 04
Difficult
qcobb
1266 plays
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  Soap - 10 questions - 4 mins
Soap is wonderful stuff. How much do you know about this product that you use every day? Warning: Do not attempt to make your own soap unless you have safety training. Lye causes serious burns!
Tough, 10 Qns, drbabe, Nov 02 16
Tough
drbabe
Nov 02 16
493 plays
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  Lost Arts 1-Soapmaking popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
There are many things our forefathers knew that we are beginning to rediscover and enjoy. The ancient art of soapmaking is just one of these. Learn how to make soap!
Tough, 10 Qns, crisw, Jan 09 05
Tough
crisw gold member
1445 plays
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  Carpentry for Dummies - 10 questions - 5 mins
These are questions taken from material in the book, "Carpentry for Dummies" by Gene and Katie Hamilton, and Roy Barnhart.
Tough, 10 Qns, VegaGirl, Feb 12 04
Tough
VegaGirl
1177 plays
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  Tree-Mendous Trivia - 10 questions - 4 mins
Fun facts & myths related to trees commonly found in England
Average, 10 Qns, nytoffee, Sep 30 09
Average
nytoffee
527 plays
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  General Aquaria - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz covers general aquarium trivia. If you own an aquarium or are interested in this fantastic hobby then give this quiz a go!
Tough, 10 Qns, Bluetooth, Oct 03 19
Tough
Bluetooth
Oct 03 19
1148 plays
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  If I Had a Hammer - 10 questions - 4 mins
Most homes have some form of tool box for making unexpected repairs around the house. Whether simple or elaborate, most of these tool boxes contain at least one hammer. How much do you know about this versatile hand tool?
Average, 10 Qns, ClayMark, Nov 20 20
Average
ClayMark
Nov 20 20
395 plays
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  The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread - 10 questions - 4 mins
What do you know about the things we use in the kitchen? Have fun - that is what this site is all about.
Tough, 10 Qns, stephedm, Jul 31 05
Tough
stephedm gold member
1726 plays
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  Parts of Your Home - 10 questions - 4 mins
Your home contains many components. Windows, doors, roof, slab etc... Do you know the technical terms for the parts? Good luck. I am in California so please understand that the answers are generally applicable to California.
Tough, 10 Qns, lfhaines, Aug 28 22
Tough
lfhaines
Aug 28 22
2207 plays
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  Goldfish and Koi Pond Basics - 10 questions - 4 mins
I am building a koi pond and it is a great learning experience. I can't think of a more interesting addition to a landscape.
Tough, 10 Qns, srfield99, May 11 08
Tough
srfield99
528 plays
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  Old McBindy Had A Farm - 10 questions - 4 mins
Old McBindy has a farm, in Queensland, Australia. Let's see how much you know about small farms!
Tough, 10 Qns, Aussiespark, Aug 20 20
Tough
Aussiespark
Aug 20 20
794 plays
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  Common Bond: Are you handy? - 10 questions - 5 mins
The answers to the first nine questions will lead to the answer for number ten. All terms are U.S. usage.
Difficult, 10 Qns, rbearusa, Jul 25 21
Difficult
rbearusa gold member
Jul 25 21
505 plays
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