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Quiz about A Night In The Movies
Quiz about A Night In The Movies

A Night *In* The Movies Trivia Quiz


On a recent night, I did some editing in the Movies category. There were 66 quizzes waiting to go online. All of these phrases are from these quizzes. Can you help me correct them?

A multiple-choice quiz by crisw. Estimated time: 8 mins.
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Author
crisw
Time
8 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
14,675
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
20
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
15 / 20
Plays
8415
Awards
Top 35% Quiz
Last 3 plays: Picard25 (18/20), Cinderella62 (14/20), breelj (12/20).
This quiz has 2 formats: you can play it as a or as shown below.
Scroll down to the bottom for the answer key.
1. Here is one phrase - In the movie storm says 'do you know what happens to toad's when they get hit by lightening? - There is one misspelled word in this sentence. Can you spell it correctly for me? Yes, 'toad' shouldn't have an apostrophe, but that's not the word I am looking for.

Answer: (Ignore the apostrophe errors.)
2. Here's another phrase - Castor Troy tells Jamie that if she inserts the knife in the man's thigh that it wouldn't stop bleeding. - Literally read, what is it that may not stop bleeding? Hint

The knife
The thigh
Jamie
The knife or the thigh

3. Another phrase - What chapter of the Karma Sutra are austin and vanessa in? - What is the correct spelling for the book that they were reading?

Answer: (Two Words)
4. In the Introduction, one quizmaker wrote, 'This is my tough quiz, getting easier at the end, cuz i was bored....' Is this a good example of an introduction?

Yes
No

5. 'Cole accicidentally shot Luke.' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: (One Word)
6. On a 15-question quiz, question 15 read, 'Did You Think This Quiz Is long, Cause The Makers Sure Did!' Is this an acceptable question?

Yes
No

7. 'Watch the movie closly some discripencies over Scott's age will soon appear' How many misspelled words are there in the previous sentence? Hint

0
2
3
1

8. Here is another phrase - What did, The Chinese General hand to. (Max) and (Leo) in the desert? - How many unnecessary punctuation marks are there in this sentence? Hint

179
2
6
5

9. Here is another phrase from the same quiz as question 8. - What did, (Leo and Max) run into, In The Desert? - How should this sentence be written? Hint

What did Leo and Max run into in the dessert?
What did Leo and Max run into, in the desert?
What did Leo and Max run into, in the dessert?
What did Leo and Max run into in the desert?

10. 'What college did Mox have a scholership to?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: (Assume that 'Mox' is correct.)
11. What word should be used as the first word of this sentence - 'What character was pregnant'? Hint

Only "which" is correct
What or which - either is correct.
Only "witch" is correct
Only "what" is correct

12. 'Susanna had the disctintion of being the only senior who what?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: (Assume that the name is spelled correctly.)
13. You are a Quizzyland editor, and you get a quiz that contains the following 'sentence': 'If the night of the living dead was never filmed what future horror director would have never thought up a idea about a man with a white mask who kills people alots of time!' What do you do? Hint

Send the quiz back with a correction notice
Correct all the errors for the quiz writer
Resign
Delete the quiz

14. Which punctuation mark is missing from the following sentence - What was Allison's boyfriends name? Hint

Nothing - it's correct
An apostrophe
A comma
A period

15. 'What orphanage was Peppers children sent to?' How many errors are there in this sentence? Be modern - don't count the 'to' at the end of the sentence as an error. Hint

1
2
4
3

16. 'When spicoli and his friends walk into all american burger without shirts, what does the sign say that brad points out?' How many capitals are missing in this sentence?

Answer: (One Word)
17. 'How long were the boys sentanced for their crime?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: (One Word)
18. 'Which one of these charactors have not been in any of the Batman movies?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word- ignore any grammar errors.

Answer: (One Word)
19. 'What commercial were Llyod and Harry watching that made them cry uncontrolably and snot on money?' This sentence has two misspelled words. Please correctly spell the name that is misspelled.

Answer: (One Word)
20. 'What commercial were Llyod and Harry watching that made them cry uncontrolably and snot on money?' This sentence has two misspelled words. Now, please spell correctly the other misspelled word, which is *not* a name, from Question 19.

Answer: (One Word)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. Here is one phrase - In the movie storm says 'do you know what happens to toad's when they get hit by lightening? - There is one misspelled word in this sentence. Can you spell it correctly for me? Yes, 'toad' shouldn't have an apostrophe, but that's not the word I am looking for.

Answer: lightning

This sentence also is missing two capitals and is incorrectly punctuated.
2. Here's another phrase - Castor Troy tells Jamie that if she inserts the knife in the man's thigh that it wouldn't stop bleeding. - Literally read, what is it that may not stop bleeding?

Answer: The knife or the thigh

The reference is unclear. 'It' could refer to either the knife or the thigh.
3. Another phrase - What chapter of the Karma Sutra are austin and vanessa in? - What is the correct spelling for the book that they were reading?

Answer: Kama Sutra

Note the missing capitals as well. The capitalization of the title is correct! This sentence also implies that Austin and Vanessa are mentioned in the book...maybe they should have been.
4. In the Introduction, one quizmaker wrote, 'This is my tough quiz, getting easier at the end, cuz i was bored....' Is this a good example of an introduction?

Answer: No

Hey, if you get bored writing it, just think how we will feel taking it!
5. 'Cole accicidentally shot Luke.' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: accidentally

Try saying the misspelled word out loud!
6. On a 15-question quiz, question 15 read, 'Did You Think This Quiz Is long, Cause The Makers Sure Did!' Is this an acceptable question?

Answer: No

Nope. Every question needs to be a real question with a real answer.
7. 'Watch the movie closly some discripencies over Scott's age will soon appear' How many misspelled words are there in the previous sentence?

Answer: 2

It should be 'discrepancies' and 'closely'. In addition, there should be a period or semicolon after 'closely.'
8. Here is another phrase - What did, The Chinese General hand to. (Max) and (Leo) in the desert? - How many unnecessary punctuation marks are there in this sentence?

Answer: 6

The only needed mark is the question mark.
9. Here is another phrase from the same quiz as question 8. - What did, (Leo and Max) run into, In The Desert? - How should this sentence be written?

Answer: What did Leo and Max run into in the desert?

10. 'What college did Mox have a scholership to?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: scholarship

11. What word should be used as the first word of this sentence - 'What character was pregnant'?

Answer: What or which - either is correct.

When referring to nouns, either one is correct.
12. 'Susanna had the disctintion of being the only senior who what?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: distinction

13. You are a Quizzyland editor, and you get a quiz that contains the following 'sentence': 'If the night of the living dead was never filmed what future horror director would have never thought up a idea about a man with a white mask who kills people alots of time!' What do you do?

Answer: Send the quiz back with a correction notice

If you are going to write quizzes, please make sure that you have attained at least basic competency in the English language!
14. Which punctuation mark is missing from the following sentence - What was Allison's boyfriends name?

Answer: An apostrophe

It should be 'What was Allison's boyfriend's name?'
15. 'What orphanage was Peppers children sent to?' How many errors are there in this sentence? Be modern - don't count the 'to' at the end of the sentence as an error.

Answer: 2

It should be "What orphanage were Pepper's children sent to?'
16. 'When spicoli and his friends walk into all american burger without shirts, what does the sign say that brad points out?' How many capitals are missing in this sentence?

Answer: 5

It should be, 'When Spicoli and his friends walk into All American Burger without shirts, what does the sign say that Brad points out?'
17. 'How long were the boys sentanced for their crime?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word.

Answer: sentenced

18. 'Which one of these charactors have not been in any of the Batman movies?' Please correctly spell the misspelled word- ignore any grammar errors.

Answer: characters

19. 'What commercial were Llyod and Harry watching that made them cry uncontrolably and snot on money?' This sentence has two misspelled words. Please correctly spell the name that is misspelled.

Answer: Lloyd

20. 'What commercial were Llyod and Harry watching that made them cry uncontrolably and snot on money?' This sentence has two misspelled words. Now, please spell correctly the other misspelled word, which is *not* a name, from Question 19.

Answer: uncontrollably

Source: Author crisw

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