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Trivia Quiz - The Works of Ogden Nash

Ogden Nash was a wordwit who entertained the world with his wry observations on life. Test your knowledge of some of this clever man's work.

Quiz Number: 5806
Date Submitted: June 26, 2019
Quiz Categories: Literature, Authors
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 73.3 percent
Times Taken: 3 times
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Quiz is about: Ogden Nash

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The Works of Ogden Nash
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1. Fill in the blank in the following Nash quote - "Every ________ is convinced of one thing. That to be an ______________ is to belong to the most exclusive club there is."
  A.   egotist
  B.   American
  C.   Englishman
  D.   animal lover

2. Complete the following Ogden Nash quote - "Women would rather be right than _________________."
  A.   readable
  B.   reasonable
  C.   beautiful
  D.   popular

3. What human condition did Ogden Nash equate with snow?
  A.   inebriation
  B.   getting old
  C.   loneliness
  D.   greed

4. Ogden Nash said the only people who should really sin are the people who can sin and _____________?
  A.   win
  B.   skin
  C.   spin
  D.   grin

5. What vegetable did Ogden Nash say, when eaten raw, develops the jaw?
  A.   potato
  B.   celery
  C.   radish
  D.   carrot

6. What type of dog did Ogden Nash say was "the lovingest"?
  A.   a hairy dog
  B.   a hungry dog
  C.   a lost dog
  D.   a wet dog

7. Fill in the blank in the following Nash comment. "You are only young once but you can stay _________________ indefinitely".
  A.   childish
  B.   carefree
  C.   juvenile
  D.   immature

8. To which group did Ogden Nash offer the following advice? "Whenever you're wrong admit it; whenever you're right, shut up".
  A.   ministers of religion
  B.   politicians
  C.   football umpires
  D.   husbands

9. Which two creatures were trapped in a famous Ogden Nash rhyme??
  A.   a calf and a cub
  B.   an ass and an ape
  C.   a flea and a fly
  D.   a bear and a buffalo

10. Ogden Nash wrote a poem about a cowardly dragon with what name?
  A.   Sissy
  B.   Chicken
  C.   Custard
  D.   Lily®   

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