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Colours - the Alternative

Everyone knows the names of colours. Do you know the other meanings of these names? Some are easy, some are harder. 12 Questions.

 
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1

What colour can be eaten (and made into marmalade)? (This should give you the idea how it works!)

  • orange
  • yellow
  • purple

2

Which colour is involved in making leather?

  • blue
  • tan
  • red

3

Which colour was a battle?

  • crimson
  • scarlet
  • magenta

4

Which colour is an electrical fitting on a ceiling?

  • rose
  • puce
  • maroon

5

Which colour sounds like you've finished the book?

  • grey
  • red
  • mauve

6

Which colour is a flower?

  • pink
  • red
  • yellow

7

Which colour is the centre of an archery target?

  • gold
  • silver
  • green

8

Which colour (plural) is a form of music?

  • maroons
  • greens
  • blues

9

Which colour has a hole with a flag in it? (On a golf course for those who haven't got it straight away!)

  • green
  • ultramarine
  • maroon

10

Which colour is 'beyond the sea'?

  • scarlet
  • vermilion
  • ultramarine

11

Which colour (in common usage) means cowardly?

  • yellow
  • maroon
  • green

12

Which colour is part of an egg?

  • yellow
  • pink
  • orange

 

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