Quiz Creation Notes for Movies Quizzes, Trivia and Puzzles
Quiz Creation Notes for Movies Quizzes, Trivia

QCNs for Movies Trivia and Quizzes

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Quiz Creation Guidelines are generic and apply to all categories in Quizzyland. The creation notes in here outline some of the peculiarites which apply only to movies quizzes.

[ 1 ] Movie quizzes should be about films that have had a theatrical release, and players should be able to answer questions by having watched the movie and its credits. If extra knowledge (for example DVD extras) is required, this must be stated in the introduction.
[ 2 ] Interesting information should be both relevant and factual (not just opinion), and give players a little something extra. Two or three sentences that add to the question and answer are the goal. For Match quizzes a bit more info is requested.
[ 3 ] Please avoid questions about picky details, such as license plate numbers, how many shots were fired, the colour of someone's shirt, etc, which will not be accepted unless there is a good reason for a player to remember the answer, such as a plot point turning on that detail. We encourage all players to take quizzes that already exist on your chosen topic so that you can better come up with questions that haven't been asked already.
[ 4 ] Questions containing objectionable language (including quotes) will not be accepted. Country-specific questions, such as release dates, and monetary questions are unacceptable as the answers may vary. Fill in the blank questions should be kept to no more than two in a ten question quiz (except in Movies Word Play). For photo quizzes, no screenshots from movies or recognizable faces please.
[ 5 ] Ten or fifteen question quizzes are preferred for Movies quizzes. If you have enough questions for a longer quiz, consider making two quizzes instead.

Please note that actor and character names must be spelled correctly e.g. Nicolas Cage not Nicholas Cage. If you don't know the correct spelling, or are unsure, look it up at www.imdb.com, which is an excellent resource for verifying information.
16-Apr-17

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5 quizzes and 50 trivia questions.
1.
  I Can't Do What? - 10 questions - 3 mins
I sat down, I've written out my notes. I'm ready to create the best movie trivia quiz ever. WHAT? There are movie restrictions now? Play this quiz to see what the new restrictions have in store for you.
Easier, 10 Qns, linkan, Jul 19 16
Easier
linkan gold member
Jul 19 16
4173 plays
2.
  Make Your Quiz Quotastic great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Quizzes on movie quotes are entertaining and quite popular, but can be a little tricky to write. Learn how to avoid common errors by applying these simple guidelines to your quote quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, Polaris101, Nov 07 07
Average
Polaris101 gold member
1434 plays
3.
  Movies Quizmaker Tune-Up - 10 questions - 4 mins
This should help potential Movies category quiz authors to get a hang of what we're looking for as far as format. There are also a few common error grammar or spelling questions in here. I hope you learn something, or at least refresh your knowledge!
Average, 10 Qns, rj211, Jan 31 09
Average
rj211 gold member
3549 plays
4.
  Movies Quizmaker Tune-Up 2 - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here's another quiz to help potential Movies quiz authors get a hang of what we're looking for in format. There are also a few common error grammar or spelling questions in here. I hope you learn something, or at least refresh your knowledge!
Tough, 10 Qns, rj211, May 15 10
Tough
rj211 gold member
1797 plays
5.
  Movies Quizmaker Tune-Up - Movie Titles - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many movie titles get misspelled or mispunctuated by quizmakers, so this quiz is designed to alert you to those movie titles. As a general rule, FunTrivia goes by imdb.com's listings for movie titles. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, rj211, Jun 23 03
Tough
rj211 gold member
2073 plays
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