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Quiz about Crazy Job Descriptions
Quiz about Crazy Job Descriptions

Crazy Job Descriptions Trivia Quiz


The following questions describe occupations. Some are more serious definitions, some not so. But all of the words end in -ing. Ready, set, go!

A multiple-choice quiz by ravenskye. Estimated time: 6 mins.
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Author
ravenskye
Time
6 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
22,385
Updated
Mar 14 22
# Qns
15
Difficulty
Average
Avg Score
12 / 15
Plays
6134
Last 3 plays: wwwocls (12/15), mickeyp (13/15), gentleguy245 (7/15).
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Question 1 of 15
1. What occupation ending in -ing describes what Cary Grant and Jimmy Stewart did for a living?

Answer: (Begins with A, 6 letters)
Question 2 of 15
2. What -ing word was Muhammad Ali famous for?

Answer: (One Word, starts with B)
Question 3 of 15
3. For what activity, ending in -ing, is Wolfgang Puck famous?

Answer: (Begins with C, 7 letters)
Question 4 of 15
4. What -ing word is Greg Louganis famous for?

Answer: (Begins with D, 6 letters)
Question 5 of 15
5. What -ing word is Harry Houdini famous for?

Answer: (Begins with E, 8 letters)
Question 6 of 15
6. What -ing word is Charles Lindbergh famous for?

Answer: (One Word - Spirit of St. Louis)
Question 7 of 15
7. What word ending in -ing describes what the Cheshire Cat spends a lot of his time doing?

Answer: (Remember he was always showing Alice his teeth!)
Question 8 of 15
8. In the Dickens classic, what does Jacob Marley spend time doing? Remember, the word ends with -ing!

Answer: (Rattle those chains! (No, rattling isn't it. Think of the standard "h" -ing word for spirits in hous)
Question 9 of 15
9. What is Thomas Edison known for? Remember, the word ends in -ing!

Answer: (Begins with I, 9 letters)
Question 10 of 15
10. Charles Manson's -ing activity could be described using two words which mean roughly the same thing. What is one of them?

Answer: (One word starts with K, one word starts with M)
Question 11 of 15
11. What was Florence Nightingale famous for (remember it's an -ing word)?

Answer: (Begins with N)
Question 12 of 15
12. What -ing word was Claude Monet famous for?

Answer: (Begins with P)
Question 13 of 15
13. What -ing word was Dr. Seuss famous for?

Answer: (Do you really need a clue? I don't really think you do!)
Question 14 of 15
14. What did Rip Van Winkle spend A LOT of time doing? Don't forget, the word ends with -ing.

Answer: (Don't forget it's an -ing word!)
Question 15 of 15
15. What word ending in -ing describes what the Serpent was known for doing to Eve in the Garden of Eden?

Answer: (And then Eve got Adam in trouble!)

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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. What occupation ending in -ing describes what Cary Grant and Jimmy Stewart did for a living?

Answer: Acting

2. What -ing word was Muhammad Ali famous for?

Answer: Boxing

3. For what activity, ending in -ing, is Wolfgang Puck famous?

Answer: Cooking

4. What -ing word is Greg Louganis famous for?

Answer: Diving

5. What -ing word is Harry Houdini famous for?

Answer: Escaping

6. What -ing word is Charles Lindbergh famous for?

Answer: Flying

7. What word ending in -ing describes what the Cheshire Cat spends a lot of his time doing?

Answer: Grinning

8. In the Dickens classic, what does Jacob Marley spend time doing? Remember, the word ends with -ing!

Answer: Haunting

9. What is Thomas Edison known for? Remember, the word ends in -ing!

Answer: Inventing

10. Charles Manson's -ing activity could be described using two words which mean roughly the same thing. What is one of them?

Answer: Killing

11. What was Florence Nightingale famous for (remember it's an -ing word)?

Answer: Nursing

12. What -ing word was Claude Monet famous for?

Answer: Painting

13. What -ing word was Dr. Seuss famous for?

Answer: Rhyming

14. What did Rip Van Winkle spend A LOT of time doing? Don't forget, the word ends with -ing.

Answer: Sleeping

15. What word ending in -ing describes what the Serpent was known for doing to Eve in the Garden of Eden?

Answer: Tempting

Source: Author ravenskye

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