Cryptic Quizzes @CrypticTone

 

Two new cryptic quizzes each week, arriving on Tuesday and Friday at 15:00 UK time.

Quizzes with five questions. Each question is a cryptic clue that needs to be solved to give an answer that fits the general knowledge subject of the Quiz.

Test your word skills and lateral thinking.
Uncover the abbreviations, constructions and double meanings used for solving cryptic clues.

Broaden your general knowledge by researching the subject of the quiz to find a range of possible answers.

For more detail on how the quizzes work visit “Deciphering” on the main menu.

“Parts of a Tree”

“Parts of a Tree”

Trees and their anatomy; the backdrop to some great stories: The Jungle Book, Winnie-the-Pooh, Robin Hood, The Lord of the Rings, Grimm’s Fairy Tales, The Magic Faraway Tree.

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“Quiz Shows”

“Quiz Shows”

Anagrams, definitions, connections, general knowledge, stories, tall tales, arithmetic, puzzles, all used in Quiz Shows.

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“Rock and Pop Bands: K”

“Rock and Pop Bands: K”

Bands beginning with “K”. No solo artists or duos. Those with “The…” starting the name will appear later in a “The…” series. Groups of singers are included.

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