Wednesday, March 9, 2016

St. Patrick's Day Trivia- Vickie Fee

Happy March! Today's trivia is hosted by Vickie Fee. Thank you so much for being here Vickie.









Hi, I’m Vickie Fee, author of the Liv and Di in Dixie mysteries. Thanks, Shelley, for being my gracious host on your blog today. Since net week is St. Patrick’s Day, I thought we have some fun with Irish and St. Paddy’s related trivia! Prizes will be awarded to two winners. The first prize is a signed copy of Death Crashes the Party. The second prize is a Liv and Di in Dixie canvas tote bag. Good luck!



1.Legend says St. Patrick drove which of these out of Ireland?

a.rats
b.snakes
c.leprechauns

2.St. Patrick’s Day (March 17) is the traditional date of St Patrick’s:

a.birth
b.death
c.canonization

3.Tradition holds that at the age of 16, St. Patrick became:

a.a slave
b.a missionary
c.an alcoholic

4.Fish and chips or lamb stew are traditional St. Paddy’s Day fare in Ireland. Which dish is most associated with St. Patrick’s Day in the U.S.?

a.shepherd’s pie
b.corned beef and cabbage
c.Lucky Charms

5.Drinking beer is popular on St. Patrick’s Day. Which beverage do Liv and Di partake of in Death Crashes the Party? (Hint: snooping makes them thirsty!)

a.wine
b.strawberry daiquiris
c.margaritas
d.all of the above

6.The longest river in Ireland is:

a.River Liffey
b.River Clare
c.River Shannon

7. Claiming to be Ireland’s oldest pub, Sean’s Bar was reportedly founded in:

a.900 AD
b.461 AD
c.1352 AD

8.The odds of finding a four-leaf clover are:

a.1 in 10,000
b.1 in 1,000
c.1 in 100


Leave answers and email in the comments for a chance to win. Winner will be chosen on Saturday!

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10 comments:

  1. Fun! I love your Trivia contests. kat8762@aol.com
    1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. D
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

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  2. Thanks for the giveaway! Here are my answers:

    1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. D
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    smmolloy1105@yahoo.com

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  3. Thank you for the fun trivia! I had a blast.
    myrifraf(at)gmail(dot)com

    1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. B
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

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  4. 1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. D
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    Love these Trivia contests.
    peggyhyndman(at)att(dot)net

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  5. Love the trivia days!

    1.B. Snakes
    2.B. Death
    3.A. A Slave
    4.B. Corned Beef and Cabbage
    5.D. All of the Above?
    6.C. River Shannon
    7.A. 900 AD
    8.A. 10,000 to 1 (Wow!!!)

    Thanks for the fun trivia, and the chance to win!
    magicgirl2357@yahoo.com
    8.

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  6. 1.B
    2.B
    3.A.
    4.B
    5.D
    6.C
    7.A
    8.A
    Thanks for this quiz. elliotbencan(at)hotmail(dot)com

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  7. 1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. D
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    Fun trivia game. Happy St. Patrick's Day.
    diannekc8(at)gmail(dot)com


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  8. 1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. B
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    That was fun! Most answers I knew but some I had to look up. Thank you for the fun!

    ElaineE246 at msn dot com

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  9. Here are my answers:

    1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. B
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    wenjobe@yahoo.com

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  10. 1. B
    2. B
    3. A
    4. B
    5. B
    6. C
    7. A
    8. A

    Thank you for the trivia and the opportunity to win.

    FloridaBum58@aol.com

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