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match quiz  Man, It Stinks in Here new 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, bernie73, Jan 23 19

Match the descriptions with the common names of these ten smelly plants.
bernie73 gold member
Jan 23 19
90 plays
match quiz  What's Your Poison? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LadyNym, May 23 17

Though many consider "natural" to be synonymous with beneficial, poisons and other dangerous substances lurk in the wonderful world of plants. This match quiz examines ten plants that should be handled with particular care.
LadyNym gold member
May 23 17
255 plays
photo quiz  Barking Up the Wrong Tree cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Sep 21 16

And now, a look at ten different trees and flowering plants that should send you in the opposite direction. If you're lucky, you won't be in a body bag. Good luck!
kyleisalive editor
Sep 21 16
399 plays
photo quiz  Oleander (and Other Botanical Poisons) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Jun 20 13

While a lot of flora can promote health and wellness, there is also a darker, deadlier side to nature. See if you know these poisonous plants, like oleander, which are not safe for consumption. Good luck!
kyleisalive editor
Jun 20 13
774 plays
trivia quiz  Basic Botany cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Kenners158, Oct 18 10

Test your knowledge and read about plant anatomy, how plants work and the life cycle of flowering plants with a few basic botanical terms.
Kenners158 gold member
Oct 18 10
2916 plays
photo quiz  Please Don't Eat the Daisies! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Nov 11 14

There are many plants on our planet that are toxic and can kill you. Most plant toxins are ingested accidently. Do you really know what is growing in your yard and/or garden?
dcpddc478 gold member
Nov 11 14
660 plays
match quiz  Rhizomes and Rhizomes and Rhizomes... cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Feb 25 17

A rhizome is an underground plant stem, modified so as to allow new plants to grow from it. How many of these plants which use this method of reproduction can you match with a brief description?
looney_tunes editor
Feb 25 17
1257 plays
match quiz  Falsify the Salsify cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Jul 10 19

The roots, bulbs, rhizomes and tubers of various plants have been used for different purposes since prehistoric times. This match quiz will explore a few of these very useful plants.
LadyNym gold member
Jul 10 19
129 plays
trivia quiz  Plant Tissues cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, puitpankaj, Mar 01 09

Welcome to this quiz on some basic facts about plant tissues.
Mar 01 09
1725 plays
trivia quiz  PLANT FACTS: the plant acrostic! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, kharkiv, Feb 06 07

This quiz is an acrostic. There are ten questions. The first letters to the answers to these questions will spell out "PLANT FACTS". So, the answer to number one will start with "P", the answer to number two will start with "L", etc. Enjoy!
Feb 06 07
1677 plays
trivia quiz  The Castor Oil Plant - Uses and Abuses 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, windrush, Oct 18 18

The castor oil, or castor bean, plant has been cultivated for millennia, and has many uses. What do you know about it?
windrush gold member
Oct 18 18
279 plays
match quiz  Plants in Latin 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, The_Cyclist, Dec 13 16

Match the scientific Latin name to the common name of some well known plants.
Dec 13 16
531 plays
trivia quiz  A Botanist Walks Into A Flower Shop. . . 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Aug 14 18

If a botanist walked into a flower shop, she might have a problem placing her order if she uses her scientific language. Please take this quiz to help translate her language so that she can order her flowers and get on with her day.
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Aug 14 18
228 plays
trivia quiz  Basics of Botany 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 27 02

From clothing to fuel, plants provide something for almost every aspect of human needs. Perhaps, some closer investigation is warranted to understand the crucial roles plants play in our lives.
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jul 27 02
5556 plays
trivia quiz  Lilies of the Field -- And Other Plants 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, WiseTao, May 18 04

Many common plants go by a variety of names. I'll give you some of these interesting alternatives -- and you pick the plant! (Not literally, of course.)
May 18 04
1509 plays
trivia quiz  'Phun' with Photosynthesis 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, joannlee, Feb 08 07

This quiz is based on the material I learned from my freshman Biology Honors class. Special thanks to my teacher, Mr W (for teaching me). Good luck!
Feb 08 07
1527 plays
trivia quiz  Wattleido 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Lpez, Feb 11 14

Triviabiz had an Australian team leader with the username of "Wattleido", although her real name was Flora. So here's a quiz spelling out her username about Australian flora. Good luck!
Feb 11 14
258 plays
trivia quiz  Lavender, Queen of Herbs 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, windrush, Feb 20 19

There are many species of lavender, most of which are both wonderfully attractive and fragrant, while many are also very useful plants. I invite you to sniff out the answers. to some questions on my favourite herb.
windrush gold member
Feb 20 19
129 plays
trivia quiz  Botany 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, tigress, Aug 19 00

I took horticulture and biology in school last year so I thought I would make a quiz. This quiz is on plants, their structure and a little bit on some processes. Good luck!
Aug 19 00
5925 plays
trivia quiz  The Criminal World of Plants 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, nmerr, Jan 08 10

This quiz is about dangerous plants of the world. I'll describe the plant and you match the correct plant with the description. Good luck...and be careful where you step!
nmerr gold member
Jan 08 10
2805 plays
trivia quiz  Root Modifications in Plants 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, joe_zax, May 15 08

A quiz on how roots are modified in various ways for a range of functions in plants.
May 15 08
1389 plays
trivia quiz  Plant Names in Latin 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, bridget3, Apr 19 01

For each Latin name given, choose the correct English plant name.
Apr 19 01
2118 plays
trivia quiz  Photosynthesis: An Overview 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, luvtheheaven, Dec 07 05

It should be well-known that photosynthesis is the process through which plants use the energy of sunlight to convert water and carbon dioxide into high-energy carbohydrates- sugars and starches- and oxygen, a waste product. Do you know a little more?
Dec 07 05
2181 plays
photo quiz  Dealing With Plants, Hole Style 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Feb 23 18

This quiz is part of my lyrics series. This time, it's about plants, and it's based around the lyrics of grunge band Hole. You don't have to be a fan to do this quiz - but it might help if you know a bit about our leafy green friends!
Kankurette gold member
Feb 23 18
213 plays
trivia quiz  Plant Basics 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, leetle, Mar 03 00

I know, this quiz is a breeze!
Mar 03 00
11184 plays
trivia quiz  Basics of Plant Biology 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, kier5147, Nov 06 12

They say plants are not that complex to understand, but do you know the basic facts of these organisms? Well let's test your PLANTastic brain! Good luck!
Nov 06 12
528 plays
trivia quiz  Down On The Farm 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, alexis722, Dec 09 12

This quiz concerns commercial agriculture in Palm Beach County, FL during the 1980s - 1990s. The subject farm grew Chinese vegetables and also sold imported crops such as papaya from Jamaica.
Dec 09 12
453 plays
trivia quiz  Zest For Life 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, celvet, Oct 18 18

This is a quiz about citrus fruits, zest and botanical products made from both. Thanks to Kyleisalive for the title of this quiz.
Oct 18 18
165 plays
trivia quiz  Facts About Plants 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Musicjazz, Jul 27 01

Fun facts about plants - hope it makes your next trip outdoors more interesting!
Jul 27 01
2799 plays
trivia quiz  Leaves 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, blink_angel_182, Jan 08 16

Leaves look simple on the outside but are quite complex. They help to keep us alive. How well do you know the parts of the leaf and their function?
Jan 08 16
207 plays
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