Take Our Father’s Day Quiz

Sunday, June 17, 2018 is Father’s Day! Will you buy a gift for Dear Ol’ Dad, or will your gift be just leaving him in peace? Whatever you decide to do, just don’t get him a tie. According to a recent survey of dads, ties come in dead last as gifts they’d like to receive. Learn more about Father’s Day with our quiz. Good luck.

Father's Day Quiz

In what language does the word 'Vader' translate to father?
The word 'Dad' dates back to what century?
According to a recent study, who spends more on gifts for Father's Day.
Father's Day is only celebrated in North America.
Who is the author of this famous quote: "When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years."
Which of the following actors was not a TV dad?
Father's Day originated in America, and the first celebration was held in 1910 in this city.
What is the significance of wearing a white rose on Father's Day?
Who is credited for inventing the concept of Father's Day?
Which U.S. President signed as law and made permanent that the third Sunday of June would be Father's Day.

Take the Stanley Cup Quiz

It is the oldest trophy awarded in North American professional sports and arguably the hardest to win. And with the Vegas Golden Knights battling for it in their debut season, and the Washington Capitals trying to win it for the first time, the buzz is high!  But there are other interesting facts about Lord Stanley of Preston’s cup. Test your knowledge with our Stanley Cup quiz.

Stanley Cup Trivia

She was the President of the 1955 Stanley Cup winning Detroit Red Wings, and the first woman to have her name engraved on the Stanley Cup.
It is now recognized world-wide as the 'Stanely Cup' but what was the original name of this revered trophy?
To get their name engraved on the Cup, what is the minimum amount of regular-season games a player must participate in?
This was the first team to be awarded the Stanley Cup.
Technically, there are this many versions of the Stanley Cup.
Who is the 'Keeper' of the Stanley Cup, and travels wherever it goes?
Who is the only Canadian woman to have her name engraved on the Cup. Hint: She was the Co-Owner of the 1989 Calgary Flames championship team.
At 18 years, 2 months, and 9 days, he is the youngest player to have his name engraved on the Cup for being part of the 1955 Boston Bruins championship team.
At 46 years, 6 months, this Red Wing became the oldest player to have his name engraved on the Stanley Cup.
How much does the Stanley Cup weigh?

Take our May Quiz!

MayLots of crazy, interesting, and fascinating stuff is associated with the month of May. As the last full month of spring draws to a close, test your knowledge with our May quiz.

 

 

 

 

 

All About May

This is the birthstone for May, which represents success and love.
On May 31, 1931 this iconic building in New York City officially opened.
This famous race, which takes place on the first Saturday in May, features participants with names like California Chrome, Barbaro, and Thunder Gulch.
The first permanent English Settlement in America was established on May 24, 1607 in this State.
Featured in countless movies, this iconic bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
May is associated with two birth flowers: Hawthorn and this flowering plant.
May was first named after the Roman goddess of spring and growth, who was known as this.
Cinco De Mayo is celebrated on what day?
A week after Canadians celebrate Victoria Day, Americans celebrate this holiday on the last Monday in May.
According to old Cornish superstition, it is unlucky to do this during the month of May.

Take our Friday the 13th Quiz!

Whatever you do, if a guy in an old-school goalie mask brandishing a machete knocks on your door, don’t answer it! It’s Friday the 13th, what some consider the unluckiest day of the year. Where did all this superstition come from? Test your knowledge with today’s quiz.

 

Friday the 13th

Fear of Friday the 13th is known as this:
This notorious American train and bank robber was born on Friday, April 13, 1866.
This famous world leader, born on Friday, August 13, 1926, survived several attempts on his life by the CIA, and ruled his country from 1959 to 2008.
Some scholars believe the Friday the 13th myth really began in 1907 when this author published a novel called "Friday the Thirteenth", which detailed a catastrophic Wall Street crash.
Including today, how many Friday the 13ths will occur in 2018?
Some bible scholars believe that the Friday the 13th superstition is linked to the "13th guest" at the last supper. Name him.
What is the name of the homicidal, supernatural killer in the Friday the 13th movie franchise?
This ancient code, which in some ways was a precursor to today's modern insurance, omitted the number 13 in its list of laws.
On Friday, October 13, 1907, the Knights Templar, a religious military order sworn to protect Christian pilgrims during the crusades, were arrested, tortured, and massacred under order from this king.
Because many people in the US will not fly or do business on Friday the 13th, it is estimated that this amount of money is lost in business.

Take our Titanic Quiz

One-hundred and six years ago this month, the ‘unsinkable’ White Star ocean liner, Titanic struck an iceberg off the coast of Newfoundland and sank into the cold, murky depths. Since that fateful night, Titanic has been a never-ending source of fascination and wonder. How much do you know about this most famous of shipwrecks? Test your knowledge with our Titanic quiz!

Titanic

The Titanic had automatic flushing toilets installed in a certain area. Can you guess the area?
How much coal did Titanic's furnaces consume each day?
How many lifeboats were on the Titanic?
What day did the Titanic leave on it's doomed maiden voyage?
Who was the Captain of the Titanic?
This woman survived three sinkings of White Star Liners including the Titanic, Brittanic, and the Olympic. Can you name her?
How many ice warnings did the Titanic receive through the Marconi wireless system on the day of the tragedy?
What would a first class ticket on the Titanic cost in today's dollars?
Crew aboard this ship, which was only a few miles from the Titanic, saw the distress flares but did not respond. What was the name of the ship?
The last living survivor of the Titanic died on May 31, 2009 at the age of 97. What was her name?

Take Our Animated Holiday TV Classics Quiz

How much do you remember about these animated holiday TV classics? Test your knowledge with our quiz!

Holiday Classics

Who provides the narration in How the Grinch Stole Christmas?

What does the elf in Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer want to become?

What are the names of the two elves in the holiday classic The Year Without a Santa Claus?

In A Charlie Brown Christmas what does Sally ask Santa to bring her?

In the 1969 animated cartoon Frosty the Snowman what are the first words Frosty says?

 

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