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Hobbies Tester Trivia

A wide range of Hobby Trivia...is your's there somewhere? 30 Questions.

 
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1

"Pepakura" is the art of making 3D models from what?

  • Clay
  • Matchsticks
  • Paper

2

What was the first name of Mr Hornby, inventor of Meccano?

  • Ford
  • Frank
  • Fred

3

Where is the largest Equestrian Centre in the world?

  • York Riding School
  • Draycott House
  • Spruce Meadows

4

"Peyote stitch" is a technique used in what?

  • Beadwork
  • Embroidery
  • Knitting

5

What is the literal translation of the word "Calligraphy"?

  • Colourful Writing
  • Joyful Writing
  • Beautiful Writing

6

To a Woodworker, what can be a Bullnose, Chariot or Thumb?

  • Screws
  • Saws
  • Planes

7

Beamish Museum in County Durham houses a collection of over 400 "Hooky and Proggy" what?

  • Mats
  • Blankets
  • Gloves

8

What is a "Bristol Shubunkin"?

  • A Crochet Hook
  • A Fish
  • A Model Aeroplane

9

The Cumbrian Village of Dent developed a Cottage Industry based on what?

  • Knitting
  • Home baking
  • Wood carving

10

"Ikebana" is the Japanese art of what?

  • Dove breeding
  • Tea making
  • Flower arranging

11

What type of acid is a basic ingredient in candle making?

  • Acetic Acid
  • Citric Acid
  • Stearic Acid

12

A devotee of which hobby would use a "Maslin pan"?

  • Acrylic painting
  • Jam making
  • Photography

13

What hobby is enjoyed by a "Receptarist"?

  • Cookery
  • Winemaking
  • Sketching

14

In 1913 The New York World Newspaper published the first example of what type of puzzle?

  • Anagram
  • Crossword
  • Wordsearch

15

What does a "Digitabulist" collect?

  • Trowels
  • Teapots
  • Thimbles

16

In which year did Margarete Steiff begin production of her stuffed animals?

  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880

17

Which English seaside resort holds the annual Meccano Guild Exhibition, which attracts collectors from around the world?

  • Skegness
  • Brighton
  • Blackpool

18

Who was the first Hollywood actress to appear on a postage stamp?

  • Jane Russell
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Grace Kelly

19

What does a "Labeorphilist" collect?

  • Beer Bottles
  • Snuff Bottles
  • Milk Bottles

20

In 1997 the actor Douglas Fairbanks JR sold his collection of over 3000 what?

  • Toy Cars
  • Toy Trains
  • Toy Soldiers

21

What does an "Arenophile" collect?

  • Sand Samples
  • Parking Tickets
  • Clocks

22

In 1895 the Wills Tobacco Company issued their first series of Cigarette Cards, featuring what?

  • Ships
  • Locomotives
  • Footballers

23

Who produced his first ABC book for Trainspotters in 1942?

  • Ian Fallan
  • Ian Callan
  • Ian Allan

24

In John Fowles 1963 novel "The Collector" the title character collects what?

  • Books
  • Butterflies
  • Stamps

25

To a collector of Antiques, what is a "Davenport"?

  • A Sofa
  • A Chair
  • A Desk

26

What does a "Gricer" enjoy collecting?

  • Train Numbers
  • Spoons
  • Car Numbers

27

Frank Sinatra was an avid collector of model what?

  • Cars
  • Trains
  • Aircraft

28

Who is accredited with making the first Jigsaw puzzle?

  • John Ravenscroft
  • John Redwood
  • John Spilsbury

29

What horses are used for Standard UK Racing?

  • Arabs
  • Cobs and Shires
  • Thoroughbreds

30

What name is given to the collecting of bird's eggs?

  • Ovology
  • Ornithology
  • Oology

 

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