Return to Main Discussion Page

Discussion

Main Menu | Search Discussions

Search Discussions

 
 

I F Abbie Shores 1stAngel Arts

1 Year Ago

New - Trivia Just For A Post And A Giggle

Ok this is for fun with a little prize

1st person to 10 points will get three images shown in a post on my site 1stAngel Arts Magazine http://1stangel.co.uk

Each answer gets you 2 points.
Only the first person to give the correct answer gets the points
half points will be given for 99% correct answers.
Questions with two halves give 2 points per answer (total 4 points)

Once you have won one you have to miss a turn

You can then play for a sidebar advert on my site

No chatting in this thread. Any questions please message me
If you have ideas for questions message me but you will not be able to enter when that question is asked
I choose the images I want to show


Ready?

Reply Order

Post Reply
 



TWO PART QUESTION WORTH 4 points total

Who does this ear belong to?
Who painted it?

 

Van Gogh, self portrait

 
 

Melissa Bittinger

1 Year Ago

Daniel Gardner painted portrait of painter John Constable

 

WELL DONE!!

Daniel Gardner, ‘Portrait of John Constable’, 1796, The Victoria and Albert Museum, London
© Victoria and Albert Museum http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/artists/john-constable


4 Melissa Bittinger


NEXT QUESTION

Very easy one for this one

The space between sentences was once called an emspace

What letter is the same width as an emspace?



 

ILKA BOOGAARD

1 Year Ago

m

 

David Morefield

1 Year Ago

The letter "M"

 

Jan Bickerton

1 Year Ago

A capital "M"

 

David Lane

1 Year Ago

e

 

WELL DONE!!

CAPITAL M

I am giving Ilka 1 as that was a little m, and David 1 as he was correct with a capital M but second to answer


4 Melissa Bittinger
1 Ilka Boogaard
1 David Morefield



NEXT QUESTION

Mona Lisa has wonderful lips. Well, they should be as they took (?) years to paint?

 

ILKA BOOGAARD

1 Year Ago

4 years

 

Not the answer I am looking for

 

Jan Bickerton

1 Year Ago

10 years.

 

Heather Applegate

1 Year Ago

No one knows - it took 4-6 years for the whole painting.

 

Melissa Bittinger

1 Year Ago

10 yrs XX edit: 12 yrs

 

Jim Sauchyn

1 Year Ago

XII

 


Nobody knows how many. They think it was 1503 - 1506 but anything is a guess

Heather gets only one point because she added a time


4 Melissa Bittinger
1 Ilka Boogaard
1 David Morefield
1 Heather Applegate



NEXT QUESTION

The Bennet family appear in which Jane Austen novel?

 

Ann Powell

1 Year Ago

Pride and Prejudice

 

Pride and Prejudice is correct. I love that film and book! I have it on Google Books and read it if in the cafe on my own.


4 Melissa Bittinger
2 Ann Powell
1 Ilka Boogaard
1 David Morefield
1 Heather Applegate



NEXT QUESTION

I also love The Pickwick Papers. Who wrote it?

 

Ann Powell

1 Year Ago

Charles Dickens

 

Charles Dickens indeed. I just watched an old black and white Scrooge. Wicked special effects for that time!


4 Melissa Bittinger
4 Ann Powell
1 Ilka Boogaard
1 David Morefield
1 Heather Applegate



NEXT QUESTION

This author had a hard life from start to finish. Much like his heroes in some of his books

He took one of his names from his foster parents

Nobody knows how he actually died

His influence on writing lives on to this day and his name is known by nearly everyone even if they never read his books

Where was he born?

 

Suzanne Powers

1 Year Ago

Edgar Allen Poe, Boston,MA

 

Well done :)

Boston


4 Melissa Bittinger
4 Ann Powell
2 Suzanne Powers
1 Ilka Boogaard
1 David Morefield
1 Heather Applegate



NEXT QUESTION

Fabulous writer Poe was. Did you know that he wrote a prose about the big bang theory before we had a sitcom named after it? Also 80 years before it was made famoous by someone else.

What was the name of that prose?

 

eureka

 

Robert Kernodle

1 Year Ago

Eureka: A Prose Poem by E. A. Poe

Big Skip

This is a very popular discussion with 632 responses.   In order to help the page load faster and allow you to quickly read the most recent posts, we're only showing you the oldest 25 posts and the newest 25 posts.   Everything in the middle has been skipped.   Want to read the entire discussion?   No problem: click here.

 

Melissa Bittinger

1 Year Ago

Apollo

 

J Morgan Massey

1 Year Ago

I agree with Apollo

 

Apollo it is


PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly
Ed Meredith

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
4 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

This is the opening line from a classic..... which one?

When Mary Lennox was sent to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her uncle everybody said she was the most disagreeable-looking child ever seen.


Note from me - If anyone has time to do this trivia for me, please feel free to offer. I will give the prizes as normal. However, I am now swamped in support and here, plus I really want to paint, AND I am working on my own site, plus I would like to have a little bit of a life in the real world also LOL I am continuing with this but if anyone has the time to take it over for me in asking questions etc, please let me know.

 

Moby Dick!

No, wait...That's "Call my E-mail."

Nevermind. :(

 

Are you psychic? That was the classic I was going to take a first line from but changed my mind. You WOULD have been correct!!!

 

No, Hon...Just psycho. :-p

 

eek hehe

 

Apollo it is


PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly
Ed Meredith

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
4 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

This is the opening line from a classic..... which one?

When Mary Lennox was sent to Misselthwaite Manor to live with her uncle everybody said she was the most disagreeable-looking child ever seen.


Note from me - If anyone has time to do this trivia for me, please feel free to offer. I will give the prizes as normal. However, I am now swamped in support and here, plus I really want to paint, AND I am working on my own site, plus I would like to have a little bit of a life in the real world also LOL I am continuing with this but if anyone has the time to take it over for me in asking questions etc, please let me know.

 

Ed Meredith

1 Year Ago

The Secret Garden

 

It was the Secret Garden

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
4 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

According to legend, who owned a sword named 'Crocea mors'?


Note from me - If anyone has time to do this trivia for me, please feel free to offer. I will give the prizes as normal. However, I am now swamped in support and here, plus I really want to paint, AND I am working on my own site, plus I would like to have a little bit of a life in the real world also LOL I am continuing with this but if anyone has the time to take it over for me in asking questions etc, please let me know.

 

J.C. julius caesar

 

E B Schmidt

1 Year Ago

Actual physical sword = Julius Caesar

Virtual sword (RWBY) = Jaune Arc

 

Mary

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

If all the blood vessels in your body were laid end to end, they would reach how far?

 

Walter Holland

7 Months Ago

60,000 miles.

 

Walter Holland

7 Months Ago

60,000 miles.

 

Haha you were right the first time :)

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
2 Walter Holland
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

1 point each question..... Where do night butterfly's have ears? Why?

 

April Moen

7 Months Ago

On their wings to avoid bats.

 

They certainly have and for that very reason :D

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
2 Walter Holland
2 April Moen
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Christine Till
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

Whose eye is this?

 

Christine Till

7 Months Ago


Pablo Picasso's

 

Picasso :)

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
2 Walter Holland
2 April Moen
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
2 Christine Till
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

6 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

Who is Dr Evil?

 

Melissa Bittinger

7 Months Ago

fictional character, played by Mike Myers in the Austin Powers movies...which I've never seen.

 

Beverly Livingstone

7 Months Ago

Austin powers

 

MIKE MYERS

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
2 Walter Holland
2 April Moen
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
2 Christine Till
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

8 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

1 point per answer

Who painted this?
What is its name?
Where does it currently reside?

 

Melissa Bittinger

7 Months Ago

Hans von Aachen
The Amazement of the Gods (some question about the name)
Room #4 of the National Gallery in London

 

Corrrrrect

PLAYING FOR AN ARTICLE

8 Barbara St Jean
6 Ann Powell
6 Mark Papke
6 Mary Bedy
4 Suzanne Powers
4 Steve Augustin
4 J Morgan Massey
3 E B Schmidt
2 Rose Santuci-Sofranko
2 Lin Haring
2 Nikki Marie Smith
2 Beverly Livingstone
2 Walter Holland
2 April Moen
1 David Morefield

MISSING A TURN



PLAYING FOR ADVERTISING SPACE FOR 2 WEEKS

5 Joy McKenzie
2 Patricia Strand
2 Ed Meredith
2 Christine Till
0 Bellesouth Studio
0 Ilka Boogaard
0 Fran Riley
Mick Donnelly

PLAYING JUST FOR A VIRTUAL COOKIE (UK Biscuit) COZ THEY WON EVERYTHING TO DATE so they are having a little private battle up to 50 points

11 Melissa Bittinger
6 Mary Ellen Mueller-Legault
4 Jan Bickerton
Heather Applegate
Chrystyne Novack
Wendy J St Christopher


NEXT QUESTION

Comic Henny Youngman said, "When I first read about the evils of drinking, I ..." finish the phrase with 3 words.

 

Joy McKenzie

7 Months Ago

...gave up reading

 

Jan Bickerton

7 Months Ago

Agreed - ’’When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading’’

 

This discussion is closed.