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PURPLE QUIZ

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Purple Quiz


1. Who wrote the novel ‘The Color Purple’?

2. Which kind of nut is in the popular Quality Street chocolate ‘The Purple One’?

3. How many horns did the Purple People Eater (from the song) have?

4. What is another name for Purple Mountain?

5. Which Teletubby was purple?

6. What does ‘born to the purple’ (or ‘born in the purple’) mean?

7. If Purple = 74, what does Purplecoo equal?

8. Name a Jimi Hendrix song with purple in the title?

9. What colour is a Purple Finch?

10. According to J.M. Barrie in Peter Pan what kind of fairies were the mauve lights?

11. Amethyst is a purple variety of what? And it is the birthstone for which month?

12. Purple is the Christian liturgical colour for which two seasons?


Faith x

Posted at 20th Apr 2008 - 08:01PM   Posted by Faith   PURPLE QUIZ Comments: 7

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Westerwitch's Avatar Gawd I don't know half of these . . .

Posted by: Westerwitch on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:12PM

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Blimey Faith-not a chance-and especially not with so much wine inside me!

Can you give me until the end of the week?

xx

Posted by: Country Craft Angel on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:20PM

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Faith's Avatar Doesnt have to be tonight! I named a dove after you today Angel - poor thing I rescued it from the sparrowhawk!

Posted by: Faith on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:22PM

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1. Who wrote the novel ‘The Color Purple’?

Alice Walker

2. Which kind of nut is in the popular Quality Street chocolate ‘The Purple One’?

Hazel Nut

3. How many horns did the Purple People Eater (from the song) have?

One

4. What is another name for Purple Mountain?

Zijinshan

5. Which Teletubby was purple?

Tinky Winky

6. What does ‘born to the purple’ (or ‘born in the purple’) mean?

Marked a dynastic Emperor of the Byzantine Empire



7. If Purple = 74, what does Purplecoo equal?

102



8. Name a Jimi Hendrix song with purple in the title?

Purple Haze

9. What colour is a Purple Finch?

Raspberry red

10. According to J.M. Barrie in Peter Pan what kind of fairies were the mauve lights?

Boy Fairies, they are born when a male baby laughs

11. Amethyst is a purple variety of what? And it is the birthstone for which month?

Quartz and February

12. Purple is the Christian liturgical colour for which two seasons?

Lent and Advent

Posted by: Zoë on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:28PM

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LittleBrownDog's Avatar 1. Toni Morrison
2. Brazil
3. One
4. Bell mountain
5. Tinky Winky
6. Born into royalty?
7. 100? (just a guess!)
8. Purple Haze
9. Er... Purple?
10.
11. Quartz. Feburary.
12. Christmas and Easter.

Gotto go...

Posted by: LittleBrownDog on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:33PM

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Faith's Avatar Wow you two that was quick!

I will PM you in case anyone else wants a go!

F X

Posted by: Faith on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:35PM

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Westerwitch's Avatar Wow really impressed . . .

How is the Dove you rescued Faith

Posted by: Westerwitch on 20th Apr 2008 at 08:50PM

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