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Quiz about Letter Ark 1
Quiz about Letter Ark 1

Letter Ark #1 Trivia Quiz


Two words are given. Cross out the common letters of both words and then choose from the letters left for answer. Letters are not scrambled. Instructions that are more explicit are given.

A multiple-choice quiz by Auszev. Estimated time: 11 mins.
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Author
Auszev
Time
11 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
179,173
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
15
Difficulty
Tough
Avg Score
9 / 15
Plays
1536
Awards
Top 35% Quiz
Question 1 of 15
1. WORKED EXAMPLE(1) My first is in tent but not in camped = My first letter of the mystery word is in the word 'tent' but this letter is not in the word 'camped'. (2) Cross out the letters that are in tent that are also in camped. Therefore, the first letter of the word can be 't' or 'n'.(3) For the second letter do the same. Cross out the common letters that are in both 'sole' and 'fish' - second letter choice is 'o', 'l' or 'e'. (4)Continue through to the fifth letter. Choices will have to be made as which letters are used from those that have not been crossed out to make the word that fits the clue. The letters are not scrambled.

What type of medical mixture am I?
My first is in tent but not in camped.
My second is in sole but not in fish.
My third is in once but not in twice.
My fourth is in kin but not in aunty.
My fifth is in second but not in seventh.

Answer: (5 Letters)
Question 2 of 15
2. I am a gem.
My first is in opal but not in pin.
My second is in animal but not in mammal.
My third is in flying but not in airplane.
My fourth is in sixty but not in seventy.

Answer: (4 Letters)
Question 3 of 15
3. This is a business profession often connected to offices.
My first is in ocean but not in red.
My second is in autumn but not in winter.
My third is in doctor but not in veterinary.
My fourth is in sight but not in glasses.
My fifth is in stop but not in cease.
My sixth is in oral but not in verbal.
My seventh is in rubbish but not in basket.

Answer: (7 Letters)
Question 4 of 15
4. What type of person am I?
My first is in angle but not in reflex.
My second is in exit but not in entrance.
My third is in apple but not in lemon.
My fourth is in pencil but not in paper.
My fifth is in tree but not in flower.

Answer: (5 Letters)
Question 5 of 15
5. I am a team sport.
My first is in diet but not in slender.
My second is in cake but not in pie.
My third is in nose but not in sniff.
My fourth is in ashes but not in cinders.
My fifth is in stool but not in table.
My sixth is in clean but not in neat.
My seventh is in kayak but not in boat.
My eighth is in meal but not in snack.
My ninth is in yellow but not in blue.

Answer: (Two Words - 3 and 6 Letters)
Question 6 of 15
6. I am a male actor.
My first is in trivia but not in serious.
My second is in table but not in coffee.
My third is in heap but not in stash.
My fourth is in orange but not in green.
My fifth is in coffee but not in bean.
My sixth is in five but not in ten.
My seventh is in now but not in where.
My eighth is in oyster but not in pearl.

Answer: (Two Words - 2 and 6 Letters)
Question 7 of 15
7. This word can be used to describe a female person.
My first is in swallow but not in loon.
My second is in trifle but not in cream.
My third is in forest but not in trees.
My fourth is in streets but not in roads.

Answer: (4 Letters)
Question 8 of 15
8. What type of weather am I?
My first is in search but not in detective.
My second is in ugly but not in gross.
My third is in sultan but not in Arabian.
My fourth is in tree but not in acorn.
My fifth is in Russian but not in Spanish.
My sixth is in hybrid but not in mixture.

Answer: (6 Letters)
Question 9 of 15
9. This is a form of building and tourist attraction.
My first is in trap but not in net.
My second is in rye but not in corn.
My third is in search but not in seek.
My fourth is in Anne but not in Ingrid.
My fifth is in mummy but not in daddy.
My sixth is in city but not in town.
My seventh is in dish but not in plates.

Answer: (7 Letters)
Question 10 of 15
10. I am a toy and a decoration.
My first is in abode but not in house.
My second is in water but not in river.
My third is in laundry but not in dryer.
My fourth is in solar but not in heaters.
My fifth is in open but not in gap.
My sixth is in hope but not in despair.
My seventh is in nice but not in smile.

Answer: (7 Letters)
Question 11 of 15
11. I am a type of artwork and reading matter.
My first is in scare but not in fear.
My second is in apple but not in plum.
My third is in sugar but not in cane.
My fourth is in suite but not in dresser.
My fifth is in four but not in five.
My sixth is in poppy but not in pansy.
My seventh is in night but not in time.

Answer: (7 Letters)
Question 12 of 15
12. This is a form of painting.
My first is in carousel but not in roundabout.
My second is in rubber but not in tyre.
My third is in beauty but not in pretty.
My fourth is in America but not in Europe.
My fifth is in silent but not in quiet.
My sixth is in room but not in area.

Answer: (6 Letters)
Question 13 of 15
13. I am a clothing accessory.
My first is in emerge but not in debut.
My second is in icicle but not in colder.
My third is in August but not in July.
My fourth is in Arctic but not in ocean.
My fifth is in record but not in disc.
My sixth is in moon but not in beam.

Answer: (6 Letters)
Question 14 of 15
14. What form of entertainment am I that children love (and often adults too)?
My first is in courage but not in bravery.
My second is in ibis but not in stork.
My third is in mare but not in stable.
My fourth is in cape but not in mask.
My fifth is in fur but not in fox.
My sixth is in isle but not in land.

Answer: (6 Letters)
Question 15 of 15
15. This is a place which is often found in hot places.
My first is in copy but not in ape.
My second is in pause but not in stop.
My third is in insect but not in reptile.
My fourth is in window but not in door.
My fifth is in solid but not in ground.

Answer: (5 Letters)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. WORKED EXAMPLE(1) My first is in tent but not in camped = My first letter of the mystery word is in the word 'tent' but this letter is not in the word 'camped'. (2) Cross out the letters that are in tent that are also in camped. Therefore, the first letter of the word can be 't' or 'n'.(3) For the second letter do the same. Cross out the common letters that are in both 'sole' and 'fish' - second letter choice is 'o', 'l' or 'e'. (4)Continue through to the fifth letter. Choices will have to be made as which letters are used from those that have not been crossed out to make the word that fits the clue. The letters are not scrambled.

What type of medical mixture am I?
My first is in tent but not in camped.
My second is in sole but not in fish.
My third is in once but not in twice.
My fourth is in kin but not in aunty.
My fifth is in second but not in seventh.


Answer: Tonic

A tonic can be a form of medicine that restores or increases body tone and wellness. It is also another name for quinine water.
2. I am a gem.
My first is in opal but not in pin.
My second is in animal but not in mammal.
My third is in flying but not in airplane.
My fourth is in sixty but not in seventy.


Answer: Onyx

Onyx is a mineral that can come in different colours and is often used as a gemstone especially in cameos. It was used in ancient times in engravings, especially when Hercules was being depicted.
3. This is a business profession often connected to offices.
My first is in ocean but not in red.
My second is in autumn but not in winter.
My third is in doctor but not in veterinary.
My fourth is in sight but not in glasses.
My fifth is in stop but not in cease.
My sixth is in oral but not in verbal.
My seventh is in rubbish but not in basket.


Answer: Auditor

An auditor is a person that audits or examines financial accounts for their accuracy.
4. What type of person am I?
My first is in angle but not in reflex.
My second is in exit but not in entrance.
My third is in apple but not in lemon.
My fourth is in pencil but not in paper.
My fifth is in tree but not in flower.


Answer: Giant

In the "Guinness Book of Records 2003", the tallest living man is from Tunisia. His height is 2m 35.9cm or 8ft 11.1 inches.
5. I am a team sport.
My first is in diet but not in slender.
My second is in cake but not in pie.
My third is in nose but not in sniff.
My fourth is in ashes but not in cinders.
My fifth is in stool but not in table.
My sixth is in clean but not in neat.
My seventh is in kayak but not in boat.
My eighth is in meal but not in snack.
My ninth is in yellow but not in blue.


Answer: Ice Hockey

Women's Ice Hockey World Championships started in 1990. Canada has won this title seven times; the years being 1990, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2000 and 2001. In addition, the Canadian Women's team did not lose a single game in those years.
6. I am a male actor.
My first is in trivia but not in serious.
My second is in table but not in coffee.
My third is in heap but not in stash.
My fourth is in orange but not in green.
My fifth is in coffee but not in bean.
My sixth is in five but not in ten.
My seventh is in now but not in where.
My eighth is in oyster but not in pearl.


Answer: Al Pacino

Al Pacino's real name is Alfredo James Pacino. He was born in 1940. In 1992, Al Pacino won an Oscar for Best Actor in the movie "Scent of a Woman" (1992).
7. This word can be used to describe a female person.
My first is in swallow but not in loon.
My second is in trifle but not in cream.
My third is in forest but not in trees.
My fourth is in streets but not in roads.


Answer: Wife

The World Wife Carrying Championships are held annually in Sonkajarvi, Finland. 1992 was the first year that this event occurred. The objective is to complete a 235m or 771ft course. The woman who is being carried needs not be the male's wife but the female must be over 17 years and be wearing a crash helmet.

The winner's prize is beer that is equivalent to the female's weight. The fastest time that has been recorded was 55.5 seconds in 2000.
8. What type of weather am I?
My first is in search but not in detective.
My second is in ugly but not in gross.
My third is in sultan but not in Arabian.
My fourth is in tree but not in acorn.
My fifth is in Russian but not in Spanish.
My sixth is in hybrid but not in mixture.


Answer: Sultry

Sultry describes weather that is hot and humid. It is also an adjective to describe a look/expression by a person that can be considered as sensual.
9. This is a form of building and tourist attraction.
My first is in trap but not in net.
My second is in rye but not in corn.
My third is in search but not in seek.
My fourth is in Anne but not in Ingrid.
My fifth is in mummy but not in daddy.
My sixth is in city but not in town.
My seventh is in dish but not in plates.


Answer: Pyramid

The Great Pyramid or the Pyramid of Khufu, which is found at Giza in Egypt, is the World's tallest pyramid. It was believed to be 146.7m or 481ft and 4.8in high when it was originally built approximately 4,500 years ago. Today, due to erosion and vandalism, the height of this pyramid is only 137.5m or 451ft and 4.8in.
10. I am a toy and a decoration.
My first is in abode but not in house.
My second is in water but not in river.
My third is in laundry but not in dryer.
My fourth is in solar but not in heaters.
My fifth is in open but not in gap.
My sixth is in hope but not in despair.
My seventh is in nice but not in smile.


Answer: Balloon

Apart from being a toy and a form of decoration, a balloon is a type of transport, especially in pre-automobile times. Hot air ballooning was first trialled in 1783 in France. In 1785, a Frenchman, Jean Pierre Blanchard, and an American, John Jeffries, made the first balloon crossing of the English Channel.
11. I am a type of artwork and reading matter.
My first is in scare but not in fear.
My second is in apple but not in plum.
My third is in sugar but not in cane.
My fourth is in suite but not in dresser.
My fifth is in four but not in five.
My sixth is in poppy but not in pansy.
My seventh is in night but not in time.


Answer: Cartoon

The first cartoon strip that was printed was in the "New York Journal," entitled "The Yellow Kid," in 1896. It was about a character wo wore a yellow gown and poked fun at upper-class customs.
12. This is a form of painting.
My first is in carousel but not in roundabout.
My second is in rubber but not in tyre.
My third is in beauty but not in pretty.
My fourth is in America but not in Europe.
My fifth is in silent but not in quiet.
My sixth is in room but not in area.


Answer: Cubism

This form of painting or sculpture was developed in France in the early 20th century. It is characterised by a reduction and fragmentation of the object's actual form to an abstract that often has a geometric representation. Pablo Picasso was one of the great exponents of this style.
13. I am a clothing accessory.
My first is in emerge but not in debut.
My second is in icicle but not in colder.
My third is in August but not in July.
My fourth is in Arctic but not in ocean.
My fifth is in record but not in disc.
My sixth is in moon but not in beam.


Answer: mitten

A mitten is a type of covering for the hand somewhat like a glove but separates the thumb from the fingers, which stay together.
14. What form of entertainment am I that children love (and often adults too)?
My first is in courage but not in bravery.
My second is in ibis but not in stork.
My third is in mare but not in stable.
My fourth is in cape but not in mask.
My fifth is in fur but not in fox.
My sixth is in isle but not in land.


Answer: Circus

The oldest permanent circus building in the world is The Cirque d'Hiver in Paris. It was opened in 1852.
15. This is a place which is often found in hot places.
My first is in copy but not in ape.
My second is in pause but not in stop.
My third is in insect but not in reptile.
My fourth is in window but not in door.
My fifth is in solid but not in ground.


Answer: Oasis

An oasis is a fertile piece of land in a desert where the water table reaches the ground surface. Another meaning of oasis is a haven or refuge.
Source: Author Auszev

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