Leap Into Leap Year Quiz

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Leaping Lizards! It's another Leap Year. Take our quiz and test your smarts for this once-every-four-year event.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many days are there in a Leap Year?
    • A. 

      56

    • B. 

      364

    • C. 

      365

    • D. 

      366

  • 2. 
    The first people to come up with the idea for using leap years were the:
    • A. 

      Egyptians

    • B. 

      Romans

    • C. 

      Persians

    • D. 

      Vikings

  • 3. 
    The Gregorian calendar was introduced in:
    • A. 

      1492

    • B. 

      1620

    • C. 

      1582

    • D. 

      1710

  • 4. 
    A century year is not a leap year unless it is evenly divisible by:
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      200

    • D. 

      400

  • 5. 
    Leap Year has been the traditional time that women can:
    • A. 

      Propose marriage

    • B. 

      Buy a cow

    • C. 

      Have twins

    • D. 

      Build a house

  • 6. 
    There is a superstition that claims couples have bad luck if they marry during a leap year. What country did this idea originate from?
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      Greece

    • C. 

      France

    • D. 

      Denmark

  • 7. 
    What year did Sweden have a Feb. 30 or double leap year?
    • A. 

      1600

    • B. 

      1630

    • C. 

      1700

    • D. 

      1712

  • 8. 
    A year which is not a leap year is called a:
    • A. 

      Standard year

    • B. 

      Ordinary year

    • C. 

      Common year

    • D. 

      Non-leap year

  • 9. 
    A person born on Feb. 29 may be called a:
    • A. 

      Leaper

    • B. 

      Leaping

    • C. 

      Leapman

    • D. 

      Leapster

  • 10. 
    There is an Honor Society of Leap Year Day Babies.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False