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Quiz about J.R.R. Tolkien

Posted by anton on Sunday 08 November 2020

Quiz with theme: J.R.R. Tolkien

This quiz was made by stm.

Here you can see the questions we asked and the answers (the answers are at the bottom of this post, in case you want to take a shot).

Questions (answers at the bottom)

  1. Where was Tolkien born?
    A) UK
    B) Australia
    C) New Zealand
    D) South Africa
  2. God of Tolkien's Universe?
    A) Melkor
    B) Iluvatar
    C) Istar
    D) Palantir
  3. The last elven kingdom to fall in Beleriand?
    A) Doriath
    B) Andor
    C) Gondolin
    D) Gondor
  4. What are Silmarils?
    A) Jewels
    B) Swords
    C) Stars
    D) Elven tribes
  5. Who crafted the Silmarils?
    A) Gandalf
    B) Feanor
    C) Iluvatar
    D) Valar
  6. At what age did maritime kingdom of Numenor exist?
    A) First
    B) Second
    C) Third
    D) Fourth
  7. Largest dragon in Tolkien universe?
    A) Glaurung
    B) Ancalagon
    C) Smaug
    D) Shelob
  8. How was world "made to be"?
    A) song
    B) thought
    C) prayer
    D) word
  9. Which famous fantasy writer J.R.R. Tolkien knew in real life?
    A) Robert. E. Howard
    B) H.P. Lovecraft
    C) C.S. Lewis
    D) George Orwell
  10. Shape of the island of Numenor?
    A) Circle
    B) Moon
    C) Fist
    D) Star
  11. What is carved on Tolkien's tombstone?
    A) Beren & Luthien
    B) Master of imagination
    C) Creator of Worlds
    D) Beloved by family and friends
  12. Light inside Silmarils comes from?
    A) Trees
    B) Fire
    C) Volcano
    D) Eyes
  13. Valar of water?
    A) Manwe
    B) Ulmo
    C) Radagast
    D) Tulkas
  14. Scene skipped in LotR movies that was in the book trilogy?
    A) Turin Turambar
    B) Old Forest
    C) Lake Town
    D) Beorn
  15. Tolkien got his inspiration to Children of Hurin from?
    A) Bible
    B) Kalevala
    C) Ancient Rome
    D) British Empire
  16. Who continued his fathers work?
    A) Charles
    B) Clair
    C) Colleen
    D) Christopher
  17. What are Naugrim?
    A) Dwarves
    B) Metals
    C) Clothes
    D) Food
  18. At what age did the events of LotR take place?
    A) First
    B) Second
    C) Third
    D) Fourth
  19. Did Tolkien ever attempt to write a sequel to Lotr?
    A) Yes
    B) No
  20. How many Silmarils are there?
    A) 3
    B) 5
    C) 6
    D) 7
  21. Western area of world no longer accessible to other but elves after events of 2nd age?
    A) Heaven
    B) USA
    C) Reykjavik
    D) Valinor

Congratulations to the winners; slackfam and Ray (21 correct answers), and the runner-ups [TAA]Cuba (18 correct answers) and defect (12 correct answers).

Thanks to everyone who participated and we hope to see you for our next quiz in #qnet.quiz

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