The Green Quiz

#1

The celebration of which saint is linked to the color green?

St. Patrick

#2

According to folklor, what happens if you don't wear green on St. Patrick's Day?

Wearing green on St. Patrick's Day is supposed to make you invisible to leprechauns. They will pinch you if you don't wear green.

#3

Name a "green" children's book written by Dr. Seuss

Green Eggs and Ham,

#4

What two primary colors can be mixed together to make the color green?

Blue and Yellow

#5

What is the title of the tales of a red-haired orphan written by L.M. Montgomery?

Anne of Green Gables

#6

What famous comic book hero’s powers were ineffective against the color yellow?

The Green Lantern

#7

Name an emotion associated with the color green

Jealousy or envy

#8

Name a popular asian beverage

Green tea

#9

Why is green used for military field uniforms?

Because of it’s camouflage properties

#10

What is a popular nickname for someone who works well with plants?

A green thumb

#11

What kind of people are refered to as green around the gills?

People who are sick

#12

Which country's currency is often referred to using the slang term "greenback"?

U.S.A.

#13

What is the name of the pigment in green plants that gives them their colour?

Chlorophyll

#14

Which nuts are green inside their shells?

Pistachios

#15

List the names of three green vegetables

Spinach, kale, cabbage, etc

#16

What does it mean 'to give the green light'?

To give approval to proceed

#17

Name a green gemstone

Emerald

#18

What does it mean when you say 'the grass is always green on the other side'?

Somewhere else seems better than one's present situation

#19

Greenland is considered part of which continent?

North America

#20

What is a green room in show business?

A waiting room for performers

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