March 15, 2011

St. Patrick’s Day Trivia

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St. Patrick’s Day Trivia Quiz!

St. Valentine. . . St. Nicholas. . . and St. Patrick! Lots of saints behind lots of holidays. And on March 17th, the whole world turns a wee bit Irish to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. How Irish are you? To gear up for the wearin’ o’ the green, try our St. Patrick’s Day trivia quiz below.

  1. According to legend, St. Patrick drove what reptiles from Ireland?
  2. What sugary breakfast cereal features a dancing leprechaun who claims it is “magically delicious?”
  3. What are the colors in the Irish flag, and what does each color stand for?
  4. Name a college sports team with the name “Irish” in it.
  5. Where is the biggest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the world?
  6. What does “Erin Go Braugh” mean?
  7. What is the name of the Irish Gryffindor student in the Harry Potter series? (Hint: He attends the Yule Ball with Lavender Brown.)
  8. What happens when you “kiss the Blarney Stone?”
  9. Almost 25% of people from what state are descended from Irish immigrants?
  10. What happens to a leprechaun if you look away?

Leave your answers below in the Comments, and check here for answers. The luck ‘o the Irish to ya!

— Ratha, Stacks Writer

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  1. Fionna

    1#snakes
    2#luky charms
    3#Green,White,Orange
    4#Fighting Irish
    5#New York
    6#Ireland Forever
    7#Seamus Finnigan
    8#Gift of gab
    9#Massachusettes
    10#It will disapper with its gold

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  2. Victoria

    1. Snakes
    2. Lucky Charms
    3. Green, Orange and White (I don’t know the rest of the question)
    4.Don’t know
    5. New York
    6.Don’t know…
    THE REST I DON’T KNOW! :D

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  3. indigowizard3

    1. Snakes
    2. Lucky Charms
    3. Green, white and orange
    4. Fighting Irish
    5. New York
    6. Ireland Forever
    7. Seamus Finnigan
    8. The gift of eloquence
    9. Pennsylvania
    10. It will run away

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  4. elephat81

    1.snakes
    2.lucky charms
    3.green, white ,and orange
    4.figthing irish
    5.new york
    7.Seamus Finnegan
    8.idk
    9.massachusetts
    10.it hides

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  5. ALIZIA71898

    1. SNAKES
    2. LUCKY CHARMS
    3. GREEN, WHITE, AND ORANGE
    4. NOTRE DAME FIGHTING IRISH
    5. NEW YORK
    6. IRELAND FOREVER
    7. SEAMUS FINNIGAN
    8. YOU AQUIRE THE GIFT OF ELOQUENCE ” GIFT OF GAB”
    9. MASSACHUSETTS
    10. HE DISAPPEARS, TAKING HIS POT OF GOLD

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  6. SoccerBoarder

    1. Snakes
    2. Lucky Charms
    3. (left to right) Orange, White, Green
    4. Fighting Irish form Notre Dame
    5. New YOrk City
    6. Irelan dForever
    7. Seamus Finnigan
    8. gift o eloquence
    9. new york city
    10. it runs away

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  7. Andrew

    1. Snakes
    2. Lucky Charms
    3. Green, White, and Orange
    4. Notre Dame Fighting Irish
    5. New York City
    6. Ireland Forever!
    7. Seamus Finnegan
    8. The Gift Of Eloquence
    9. Boston
    10. It Takes Your Gold

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  8. Ana17

    1 snake
    2 Lucky Charms
    3 green, white and orange
    4 fighting irsh
    5 New York
    6 ireland forever
    7 Seamus Finnigan
    8 give you the gift of eloquence
    9 United Kingdom
    10 run away

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  9. peyton12

    1.snakes
    2.Lucky Charms
    3.orange,green,and white
    4.fighting Irish
    5.Ney York
    6.Ireland Forever
    7.Bob b
    8.you will get the gift of eloquence
    9.(America)Europe
    10.the leprechaun will dissapere.

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  10. Sasha

    1.lizards
    2.lucky charms cereal
    3.green, whit, orange
    4.Fighting Irish
    5.New York
    6.Ireland Foever
    7.Bob B
    8.You will have the gift of equlence
    9. Ireland? England?
    10.It will dissaper

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