Hull Paranormal Ghost Society Quiz

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A short paranormal quiz to offer you a relaxed 5 minute break. Can you answer time all correctly & be rewarded?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the study of the paranormal officially called?

    • A. 

      Ghostology

    • B. 

      Phenomina

    • C. 

      Paranormality

    • D. 

      Parapsychology

    Correct Answer
    D. Parapsychology
    Explanation
    A parapsychologist will study things like telepathy, clairvoyance and psychokinesis. In Greek, the word parapsychology breaks down to "beyond the soul." Also, there is a Parapsychology Association where a parapsychologist can share his or her knowledge & findings with others.

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  • 2. 

    Which ghost was mentioned in Bram Stoker's "Dracula"?

    • A. 

      St Dracula of Scarborough

    • B. 

      St Catheirne of Hull

    • C. 

      St Hilda of Transylvania

    • D. 

      St Patricks, leeds

    • E. 

      St Hilda Of Whitby Abbey

    Correct Answer
    E. St Hilda Of Whitby Abbey
    Explanation
    St Hilda of Whitby Abbey is the correct answer because Bram Stoker's "Dracula" is a gothic horror novel that revolves around the character of Count Dracula, a vampire from Transylvania. St Hilda of Whitby Abbey is not mentioned in the novel, so the other options are incorrect.

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  • 3. 

    Which hospital in london is haunted by Florence Nightingale?

    • A. 

      St Agnes Hospital

    • B. 

      St Hilder's Hospital

    • C. 

      St Thomas's Hospital

    • D. 

      St Mary's Hospital

    • E. 

      St George's Hospital

    Correct Answer
    C. St Thomas's Hospital
    Explanation
    Florence Nightingale is said to haunt St Thomas's Hospital in London. Nightingale, a famous nurse and social reformer, was known for her work during the Crimean War and her contributions to modern nursing. St Thomas's Hospital has a historical connection to Nightingale, as she trained there and later became the superintendent of the Hospital for Invalid Gentlewomen in London, which was located at St Thomas's. Therefore, it is believed that her spirit lingers in the hospital she was once associated with.

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  • 4. 

    When was the first Ouija board invented?

    • A. 

      1890 C.E

    • B. 

      1660 C.E

    • C. 

      1955 C.E

    • D. 

      1525 C.E

    Correct Answer
    A. 1890 C.E
    Explanation
    The first known Ouija board was invented in 1890, though the earliest "talking boards" were thought to have been developed in the 1850s. The Ouija board was named by William Fuld, a man that many consider the "father" of the Ouija board. He explained the name "Ouija" as being a combination of the French word for yes (oui) & the German word for yes (ja).

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  • 5. 

    Which Building was once declared " Englands most haunted house"?

    • A. 

      Tower of London

    • B. 

      Buckingham palace

    • C. 

      London Bridge

    • D. 

      London dungeons

    • E. 

      Borley Rectory

    Correct Answer
    E. Borley Rectory
    Explanation
    Borley Rectory was once declared "England's most haunted house." This suggests that there were numerous reports and accounts of paranormal activities and ghostly encounters associated with this building. The other options, such as the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, London Bridge, and London Dungeons, do not have the same reputation for being haunted as Borley Rectory.

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  • 6. 

    What does the term EVP mean?

    • A. 

      Electro Voice Paranomal

    • B. 

      Electronic Voice Phenomena

    • C. 

      Electricity Phenomina

    • D. 

      Electro voice paranormality

    Correct Answer
    B. Electronic Voice Phenomena
    Explanation
    EVP stands for Electronic Voice Phenomena. This term refers to the phenomenon of capturing unexplained voices or sounds on electronic recording devices, such as audio recorders or video cameras, which are not audible to the human ear at the time of recording. These voices or sounds are believed to be of paranormal origin and are often associated with attempts to communicate with spirits or entities from the afterlife.

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  • 7. 

    Which of these is NOT a type of ghost?

    • A. 

      A heemee

    • B. 

      A banshee

    • C. 

      A shadow person

    • D. 

      A crisis apparition

    • E. 

      All of these are ghosts

    Correct Answer
    A. A heemee
    Explanation
    A crisis apparition, banshee & shadow person are all different types of ghosts.


    A crisis apparition is a type of ghost that appears before a major event & imparts important information to loved one. A banshee is a mournful ghost, known for its loud wail & a shadow person is a ghost that is very quiet & tries to stay hidden.

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  • 8. 

    What does the term EMF mean?

    • A. 

      Electro Magnetic Field

    • B. 

      Electronic Magnifying Field

    • C. 

      Electronic Magnetic Field

    • D. 

      Electronic Mounted Fence

    Correct Answer
    A. Electro Magnetic Field
    Explanation
    An Electromagnetic Field meter records electromagnetic radiation. Paranormal investigators believe this meter can detect unusual activity, since it's believed that apparitions emit electromagnetic radiation.

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  • 9. 

    Which river does Anne Boleyn cross evey christmas eve?

    • A. 

      River Stratford

    • B. 

      River Eden

    • C. 

      River York

    • D. 

      River Hull

    • E. 

      River Thames

    Correct Answer
    B. River Eden
  • 10. 

    Whats the name of the group which haunts Pendle Hill?

    • A. 

      Pendle Ghosts

    • B. 

      Pendle Witches

    • C. 

      Pendle Knights

    • D. 

      Pendle Elfs

    • E. 

      Pendle Kings

    Correct Answer
    B. Pendle Witches
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pendle Witches. The group that haunts Pendle Hill is known as the Pendle Witches. This group of individuals, who were accused of witchcraft in the 17th century, has become a famous part of the area's folklore and history. They were believed to have practiced dark magic and were ultimately put on trial and executed. Their story and alleged hauntings have made Pendle Hill a popular destination for those interested in the paranormal.

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  • 11. 

    The Catholic Church has priests specifically trained in exorcism - True Or False??

    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The Catholic Church has over 400 official exorcists.

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  • 12. 

    Where in the world Is Transylvania which is associated with Dracula.

    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      Romania

    • C. 

      Italy

    • D. 

      Spain

    Correct Answer
    B. Romania
    Explanation
    Transylvania, which is associated with Dracula, is located in Romania. Transylvania is a historical region in the central part of Romania and is known for its connection to the fictional character Dracula, created by Bram Stoker. The region has become a popular tourist destination for those interested in vampire folklore and Gothic history.

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