Friday, October 22, 2021

May Trivia Questions and Answers

May Trivia Questions and Answers are all about mothers day month. It is composed of special events and days that occur in May.

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Q1. May has ________ days.
28
29
30
31

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Q2. _______ is the birthstone for May.
Aquamarine
Ruby
Opal
Emerald

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Q3. According to sources May was named after Maia. Maia was originally ________.
Norse goddess
Caesar's daughter
Caesar's wife
Greek goddess

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Q4. And some sources say that May is a shortened form of the word majores which means _______.
military men
older men
children
gardeners

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Q5. Name the two flowers for May.
chestnut blossom and laburnum
hawthorn and lily of the valley
cherry blossom and daffodils
tulips and hyacinths

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Q6. 1st May was a special day in Roman times. It was sacred to the goddess of flowers. Her name was ________.
Hyacinth
Flora
Fiona
Rhea

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Q7. 1st May is was also a special day in England . The special dance on this day was round ________.
mayflower tree
statue of Pan
maypole
well

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Q8. __________ wrote the sonnet in which this line occurs:

'Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May'.
Wordsworth
Keats
Shelley
Shakespeare

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Q9. This line is taken from Maxwell Anderson's song:

'It's a long, long, time from May to ________'.
September
October
November
December

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Q10. _______ are the two Zodiac signs for May.
Gemini and Taurus
Scorpio and Aries
Aries and Pisces
Cancer and Capricorn

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Q11. What famous race takes place on the second Saturday of May in the USA every year.




The Boston Marathon
The Kentucky Derby
The Iditarod
The Daytona 500

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Q12. In history, May Day, the ancient festival of spring, is celebrated on ________ May.




31st May
11th May
1st May
5th May

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Q13. Name the music contest that takes place in May and launched the careers of Celine Dion and Abba.




The X Factor
American Idol
Eurovision
The Voice

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Q14. On 4th May ________ world famous film series is celebrated every year.
Back to the Future
Star Wars
The Avengers
The Lord of the Rings

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Q15. __________ country celebrates Victoria Day in late May in honour of Queen Victoria.
United Kingdom
Canada
India
U.S.A

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Q16. In history, May 8th 1945, brought Germany’s unconditional surrender in a world conflict which is _______.
World War 1
World War 2
Prussian War
Franco-German War

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Q17. _________ month comes after May.
June
September
July
March

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Q18. Name the New York landmark that opened on May 1, 1931 and was the tallest building in the world at the time.
World Trade Center
Empire State Building
Sears Tower
The Statue of Liberty

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Q19. A holiday is celebrated on the last Monday in May in the United States. Can you name it?
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Labor Day
Independence Day
Memorial Day

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Q20. ___________ international film festival awards the Palme d’Or every May.
Sundance Film Festival
Montreal International Film Festival
Cannes Film Festival
Toronto International Film Festival

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Q21. This is a line from a poem by ___________:

'Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May'.
William Shakespeare
Robert Frost
Geoffrey Chaucer
Charles Dickens

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Q22. The UK celebrates may as what month?
Lucky
Rainy
Smile
Dance

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Q23. Can you tell according to an old Cornish superstition, it is unlucky to buy what in May?
Broom
Brush
Flower
Pet

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Q24. ________ is how we say May in French.
Mai
Maya
Maggio
Maiy

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Q25. If you are born on 10th May what will be your zodiac?
Pisces
Taurus
Leo
Cancer

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MAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS:

May Trivia Questions and Answers are made while keeping in mind to make it in that way that people of every age could enjoy it.

WHAT IS THIS TRIVIA COMPOSED OF?

This trivia is made up of questions that are related to sayings, special days like Mother’s day, international events, and things that are related to May.

WHY THIS TRIVIA?

Our monthly trivia list is composed of trivia for each month. You can learn more about any month by playing its trivia.

May Trivia Questions and Answers are very easy and fun and you can know more about the events that occur in May.