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Vampire Myths Quiz

You may be surprised, and somewhat concerned at the number of beliefs about vampires that are purely modern conjecture! 10 Questions.

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What effect does sunlight have on a vampire?

  • Their skin turns silvery
  • They experience temporary blindness
  • They lose their strength
  • They lose their balance

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What is the effect when a vampire looks into a mirror?

  • Inability to see other vampires
  • Inability to see their victims
  • Inability to see themselves
  • No real effect

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In medieval times, vampires were able to walk around in sunlight amongst other people with no ill effect. When did the myth of a sunlight effect arise?

  • 17th century
  • 18th century
  • 19th century
  • 20th century

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Which vampire myth probably arose as a result of 17th century exhumations?

  • Vampires can turn into bats
  • Vampires prey on virginal women
  • Vampires sleep in coffins
  • Holy water burns their skin and flesh

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What is thought to have led to the belief that vampires can fly?

  • Discovery of the Vampire Bat
  • Flocks of rooks in graveyards
  • Their ability to run very fast
  • "Witness" accounts that they can leap over 20 foot fences.

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What is the most effective way to kill a vampire?

  • Silver bullet
  • Drowning
  • Stake through the heart
  • Tie garlic around their neck

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Why does a vampire not die when a stake is driven through the heart?

  • The heart is impervious
  • They have no blood
  • Their blood is circulated by skeletal muscles
  • Their skin cannot be pierced

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What was the source of the idea that a vampire could be repelled, or killed by a cross?

  • Christian Religion
  • Poor translation from Romanian language
  • Inability to cross running water
  • A vampire committed suicide while attempting “The Times Crossword"

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Why does Garlic not work on vampires?

  • They simply luuuurve garlic
  • It only momentarily affects their sensitive noses
  • They develop immunity
  • They have no sense of smell

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Sleep well, all the foregoing is probably also a myth as the information came from which unverified source?

  • "The White House"
  • "Encyclodaedia Britannica"
  • "National Geographica"
  • "Federal Vampire and Zombie Agency"