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Quiz about Exciting Energetic E
Quiz about Exciting Energetic E

Exciting, Energetic "E" Trivia Quiz


This is my "E" quiz in my plan to make a quiz, for each letter of the alphabet. Enjoy, everyone!

A multiple-choice quiz by Ilona_Ritter. Estimated time: 4 mins.
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Author
Ilona_Ritter
Time
4 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
145,878
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
10
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
7 / 10
Plays
5846
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. What is the state motto of California? Hint

Excalibur
Excelsior
Excellent
Eureka

2. What is the interval between two acts of a theatrical performance? Hint

Entertainment
Elevator Music
Exit Music
Entr'acte

3. In French, to make the passé composé most verbs require a form of "avoir" and a past participle. Some verbs require another verb instead of "avoir." What is that verb? Hint

entrer
etre
ennuyer
envoyer

4. What is another word for mystery? Hint

envy
enigma
escarcot
exodus

5. In "Hello Dolly" what is the name of Dolly's deceased husband? Hint

Elvis
Ephraim
Edward
Elijah

6. What is Cliff Clavin's mother's name on "Cheers"? Hint

Ella
Esther
Edith
Endora

7. What is the name of the Douglas' cow on "Green Acres"? Hint

Eleanor
Elsie
Elizabeth
Erin

8. I am a large flightless bird. I am related to the ostrich. I come from Australia. What am I?

Answer: (One word - Three letters)
9. Chang is the name of one of the first Siamese twins ever recorded as being born, what was the name of his twin brother?

Answer: (One word Three letters (remember it starts with an E))
10. What is the fifth (5th) letter of the Greek alphabet? Hint

eckron
e
epsilon
ea


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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. What is the state motto of California?

Answer: Eureka

Eureka is the state motto of California. It means "I have found it".
2. What is the interval between two acts of a theatrical performance?

Answer: Entr'acte

The Entr'acte is to the second act, what the overture is to Act I. Entr'acte means "between acts".
3. In French, to make the passé composé most verbs require a form of "avoir" and a past participle. Some verbs require another verb instead of "avoir." What is that verb?

Answer: etre

"Etre" is used with reflexive verbs and Dr. & Mrs. Vandertramp verbs. These verbs include: devenir (to become), retourner (to return), mourir (to die), rentrer (to reenter), sortir (to go out), venir (to come), arriver (to arrive), naître (to be born), descendre (to go down), entrer (to enter), revenir (to come back), tomber (to fall), rester (to rest), aller (to go), monter (to go up) and partir (to leave).

"Ennuyer" and "envoyer" both take avoir not etre. Ennuyer means to bore and envoyer means to send.
4. What is another word for mystery?

Answer: enigma

In "Batman Forever" the Riddler's name is E. Nigma. When they try to figure out his name he tells that "My name is a mystery to all." Enigma is another word for mystery.
5. In "Hello Dolly" what is the name of Dolly's deceased husband?

Answer: Ephraim

Dolly says that Ephraim used to say "Money is like horse manure, it's not good unless it can be spread around encouraging things to grow."
6. What is Cliff Clavin's mother's name on "Cheers"?

Answer: Esther

Esther Clavin was played by Frances Sternhagen.
7. What is the name of the Douglas' cow on "Green Acres"?

Answer: Eleanor

Lisa and Oliver Douglas owned Eleanor the cow. They also owned a hen named Henrietta.
8. I am a large flightless bird. I am related to the ostrich. I come from Australia. What am I?

Answer: Emu

The Emu is the second largest bird in the world.
9. Chang is the name of one of the first Siamese twins ever recorded as being born, what was the name of his twin brother?

Answer: Eng

Chang and Eng were born in Siam in 1811.
10. What is the fifth (5th) letter of the Greek alphabet?

Answer: epsilon

(1) alpha, (2) beta, (3) gamma, (4) delta, (5) epsilon are the first five letters of the Greek alphabet.
Source: Author Ilona_Ritter

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