12/10/2007

Christmas Carol IQ Test (2)

This is the second of 3 Christmas carol IQ tests in which you are challenged to show off your knowledge of not only Christmas carols, but your word power also. Below are 20 titles of familiar holiday songs, but with a twist. The titles have been reworded into ambiguous trifle.
How many can you identify and supply the correct title?

(Some songs might be duplicated from the first quiz but these are more difficult.)

-1. Bleached Yule

-2. Castaneous-colored Seed Vesicated in a conflagration

-3. Singular Yearning for the Twin Anterior Incisors

-4. Righteous Darkness

-5. Arrival Time:2400 hrs - Weather:Cloudless

-6. Loyal Followers Advance

-7. Far Off in a Feeder

-8. Array the Corridor

-9. Bantam Male Percussionist

10. Monarchial Triad

11. Nocturnal Noiselessness

12. Jehovah Deactivate Blithe Chevaliers

13. Red Man En Route to Borough

14. Frozen Precipitation Commence

15. Proceed and Enlighten on the Pinnacle

16. The Quadruped with the Vermilion Proboscis

17. Query Regarding Identity of Descendant

18. Delight for this Planet

19. Give Attention to the Melodious Celestial Beings

20. The Dozen Festive 24 Hour Intervals


Results:

15 – 20 Correct — You don’t need any Yuletide spirit!
10 – 14 Correct — You could use something in your stocking!
5 – 9 Correct — Are you sure you have the right holiday?
1 – 4 Correct — Surely you jest!?!

- Answers appear on the comments page.

Are you a fan of the X Files? Check out a parody of the series at The X-mas Files.

No.96

4 comments:

Hale McKay said...

TEST 2 - answers

-1. White Christmas
-2. Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire
-3. All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth
-4. O Holy Night
-5. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
-6. O Come, All Ye Faithful
-7. Away in a Manger
-8. Deck the Hall
-9. Little Drummer Boy
10. We Three Kings
11. Silent Night
12. God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen
13. Santa Claus is Coming to Town
14. Let it Snow
15. Go, Tell It on the Mountain
16. Rudolph, the Red-nosed Reindeer
17. What Child is This?
18. Joy to the World
19. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
20. The Twelve Days of Christmas

How'd you do this time?

Serena Joy said...

These are great, Mike. And you're right, they were harder this time.:)

Hale McKay said...

>>>And the third and final one in a few days is harder still.

Serena Joy said...

Yowzer! I'll probably flunk the next one.:-)