One Subcategory in 15 Categories - Translation Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Oct 3, 2019

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26 Plays Today
Question Answer Wrong Answers
SCIENCE: Translated literally from Greek, Biology is the study of what? Life
83.1%
Nature
7.8%
Animals
3.6%
Earth
1.9%
GAMING: The name of the game Jenga derives from the Swahili word kujenga, which means what? to build
69.3%
to conquer
6%
to destroy
15.1%
to grow
5.8%
LITERATURE: What is the original title of Stendhal's book The Red and the Black? Le Rouge et le Noir
68.6%
Le Jeune et le Blanc
18.4%
Le Rose et le Brun
6.8%
Le Vert et le Argenté
3%
HISTORY: What do Perestroika and Glasnost mean in English? Restructuring and Openness
68.1%
Liberation and Sustainability
12.8%
Modernization and Charity
7.2%
Education and Economy
8.7%
RELIGION: The word Taoism derives from the Chinese Dào (道), which literally means what? the way
67.3%
the prayer
3.1%
God
8.4%
the knowledge
17.1%
GEOGRAPHY: The name of which country's capital derives from the Old Norse for merchant's harbor? Denmark
64.5%
Iceland
9.2%
Finland
6.3%
Norway
19.7%
MOVIES: What does Japanese number shichi (セ), used in the title of a famous Akira Kurosawa movie, translate to in English? seven
63.5%
nine
12.5%
five
5.5%
twelve
17.2%
MISCELLANEOUS: Wiki means quick in what language? Hawaiian
62.4%
Navajo
18.4%
Quechua
9.4%
Creole
7.1%
LANGUAGE: Which of these is the name of a language in its own language? Suomi
60.4%
Französisch
8%
Spagnolo
12.7%
Ungarsk
15.4%
JUST FOR FUN: In which language are the letters of the word for five in alphabetical order? French
55.4%
German
18.8%
Italian
14.7%
Spanish
8.8%
SPORTS: Germany's national football team is also known as die Mannschaft, which translates as what? the team
50.7%
the eleven
4.2%
the men
21.6%
the fighters
23.2%
HOLIDAY: Which Jewish holiday, translated from Hebrew to English, means beginning (or head) [of] the year? Rosh Hashanah
47.9%
Hanukkah
13.9%
Yom Kippur
30.7%
Shavuot
3.2%
MUSIC: The name of Brazilian heavy metal band Sepultura is Portuguese for what? Grave
45.8%
Snake
23.4%
Sacrifice
24.1%
Pulse
6%
ENTERTAINMENT: Zorro is Spanish for what? Fox
37.7%
Sword
40.6%
Bull
14.2%
Dancer
3.6%
TELEVISION: What does Al Jazeera mean in English? The Island
11.1%
The News
42.3%
The Network
37.4%
The Desert
7.5%

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