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Trivia Quiz - Phobias - "The Fear of..." Part 3

Guess what the phobia is!

Quiz Number: 4200
Date Submitted: December 18, 2011
Quiz Categories: Science & Nature, Doctors & Medicine
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: patrickryan
Average Score: 57.2 percent
Times Taken: 25 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4

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1. What is the original meaning of a phobia, from the Greek translation?
  A.   Wacky behavior.
  B.   Bowel loosening.
  C.   Morbid fear.
  D.   Cowardly retreat.

2. Anglophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   fishermen.
  B.   hanging upsided down.
  C.   England.
  D.   math.

3. Biphobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   bidpeds - animals with two feet.
  B.   Bicycles or motorcycles.
  C.   the number two.
  D.   bisexuality or bisexuals.

4. Christianophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   Christmas.
  B.   Christians.
  C.   Christian Bale.
  D.   Churches.

5. Gerontophobia, Gerascophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   Medicine.
  B.   parachutists.
  C.   cordwood.
  D.   aging or the elderly.

6. Judeophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   Beatles music.
  B.   Jews.
  C.   Biblical stories.
  D.   Arabic letters.

7. Nipponophobia - fear/dislike of
  A.   the Japanese.
  B.   little biting dogs.
  C.   small drinks.
  D.   biting insects.

8. Pedophobia, Pediophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   child molesters.
  B.   feet.
  C.   children.
  D.   walking.

9. Xenophobia – fear/dislike of
  A.   extraterrestrials.
  B.   warrior princesses.
  C.   the letter "X".
  D.   walking through spooky woods.

10. Teutophobia - fear / dislike of
  A.   sausage and beer.
  B.   Christmas trees.
  C.   baroque music.
  D.   Germans.®   

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