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Who is your favourite character in The Wizard of Oz (1936) Movie?


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  • 1. 

    In "The Wizard Of Oz", what did the sign read on The Emerald City door?

    • A.

      Stay Out

    • B.

      Closed, Come Back Tomorrow

    • C.

      Bell Out Of Order, Please Knock

    • D.

      No Peddlers

    Correct Answer
    C. Bell Out Of Order, Please Knock
    Explanation
    The sign on The Emerald City door in "The Wizard Of Oz" read "Bell Out Of Order, Please Knock". This indicates that the doorbell was not working properly and visitors were instructed to knock on the door instead.

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  • 2. 

    In "The Wizard of Oz", what does the Wicked Witch threaten to do to The Tin Man?

    • A.

      Use Him For A Beehive

    • B.

      None Of These Choices

    • C.

      Turn Him Into A Drum

    • D.

      Drop Him In The Ocean

    Correct Answer
    A. Use Him For A Beehive
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz", the Wicked Witch threatens to use The Tin Man for a beehive. This implies that she plans to fill him with bees, suggesting a cruel and painful fate for the character. This threat adds to the tension and danger faced by The Tin Man and highlights the wickedness of the witch.

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  • 3. 

    What is Dorothy's last name, on the movie "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Rooney

    • B.

      Gale

    • C.

      Luft

    • D.

      Storm

    Correct Answer
    B. Gale
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy's last name is Gale. This is evident throughout the film as she is referred to as Dorothy Gale by other characters. The name Gale is also significant as it represents her connection to her home in Kansas, which is swept away by a tornado to the magical land of Oz.

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  • 4. 

    On "The Wizard Of Oz", who was the part of The Wizard originally written for?

    • A.

      Eddie Cantor

    • B.

      Bob Hope

    • C.

      Ed Wynn

    • D.

      W. C. Fields

    Correct Answer
    D. W. C. Fields
    Explanation
    The correct answer is W. C. Fields. In "The Wizard of Oz," the part of the Wizard was originally written for W. C. Fields. However, Fields turned down the role, and it was later given to Frank Morgan.

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  • 5. 

    What Pink Floyd album eerily coincides with "The Wizard Of Oz"?

    • A.

      Dark Side Of The Moon

    • B.

      The Final Cut

    • C.

      A Momentary Lapse Of Reason

    • D.

      The Wall

    Correct Answer
    A. Dark Side Of The Moon
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Dark Side Of The Moon. This album is known for its synchronization with the 1939 film "The Wizard Of Oz". When played simultaneously with the movie, certain moments in the album align with specific scenes, creating a unique and eerie experience. This phenomenon, known as "The Dark Side Of The Rainbow" or "The Wizard Of Floyd", has fascinated fans and sparked discussions about whether it was intentional or a mere coincidence.

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  • 6. 

    In "The Wizard of Oz", what sort of creature is Nikko?

    • A.

      Horse

    • B.

      Munchkin

    • C.

      Flying Monkey

    • D.

      Dog

    Correct Answer
    C. Flying Monkey
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Nikko is a flying monkey. This is evident from the fact that flying monkeys are a prominent part of the story and are often seen accompanying the Wicked Witch of the West. Nikko is specifically mentioned as the leader of the flying monkeys, further confirming that he is indeed a flying monkey.

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  • 7. 

    When Dorothy visits Munchkinland on "The Wizard Of Oz", who do the ballerina munchkins say they represent?

    • A.

      The Lullaby League

    • B.

      Glinda The Good Witch

    • C.

      The Oz Ballet Company

    • D.

      Munchkinland

    Correct Answer
    A. The Lullaby League
    Explanation
    The ballerina munchkins in "The Wizard of Oz" say they represent The Lullaby League. This is evident from the fact that they are dressed as ballerinas and sing a lullaby to Dorothy upon her arrival in Munchkinland. Their purpose is to welcome and guide Dorothy on her journey.

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  • 8. 

    What characters were not affected by the Wicked Witch's poppies spell in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Toto And Lion

    • B.

      Dorothy And Scarecrow

    • C.

      Scarecrow And Tinman

    • D.

      Lion And Tinman

    Correct Answer
    C. Scarecrow And Tinman
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," the Wicked Witch's poppies spell affected Toto, Dorothy, and Lion, causing them to fall asleep. However, Scarecrow and Tinman were not affected by the spell and remained awake.

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  • 9. 

    What did Dorothy have to follow to reach the "Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Tin Man

    • B.

      Lion

    • C.

      The Yellow Brick Road

    • D.

      Scarecrow

    Correct Answer
    C. The Yellow Brick Road
    Explanation
    To reach the "Wizard of Oz," Dorothy had to follow the Yellow Brick Road. This iconic path was her guide throughout her journey in the Land of Oz. It led her through various obstacles and adventures, ultimately leading her to the Wizard's palace in the Emerald City. The Yellow Brick Road symbolizes the path to her destination and represents the journey she must undertake to find the answers she seeks.

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  • 10. 

    Which character did the scarecrow try to stab in the back with a pitchfork on "The Wizard Of Oz"?

    • A.

      Toto

    • B.

      Aunty Em

    • C.

      Dorothy

    • D.

      The Wicked Witch

    Correct Answer
    D. The Wicked Witch
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," the scarecrow tried to stab The Wicked Witch in the back with a pitchfork. This is a significant moment in the story as it shows the scarecrow's bravery and willingness to protect Dorothy and her friends from the witch's harm. The scarecrow's attempt to attack the witch highlights his loyalty and determination to ensure the safety of his companions.

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  • 11. 

    What were the little people called in the "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Fidgets

    • B.

      Mini-Men

    • C.

      Hobbits

    • D.

      Munchkins

    Correct Answer
    D. Munchkins
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," the little people were called Munchkins. This term refers to the fictional characters who lived in the Land of Oz. The Munchkins played a significant role in the story, welcoming Dorothy and her friends and helping them on their journey. They are known for their distinctive appearance, colorful costumes, and cheerful nature. The term "Munchkin" has become synonymous with small, cute, and lively characters, thanks to the enduring popularity of "The Wizard of Oz."

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  • 12. 

    Why was Buddy Ebsen replaced as the Tin Man on "The Wizard Of Oz"?

    • A.

      Fired By The Director

    • B.

      Allergic Reaction To Aluminum Powder In His Makeup

    • C.

      Death In The Family

    • D.

      Broke His Ankel Filming A Dance Number

    Correct Answer
    B. Allergic Reaction To Aluminum Powder In His Makeup
    Explanation
    Buddy Ebsen was replaced as the Tin Man on "The Wizard of Oz" due to an allergic reaction to the aluminum powder in his makeup. This reaction caused a severe respiratory illness, making it impossible for him to continue in the role.

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  • 13. 

    In "The Wizard Of Oz", who, while in Munchkinland, did the house fall on?

    • A.

      The Wicked Witch Of The East

    • B.

      The Good Witch Of The South

    • C.

      The Wicked Witch Of The West

    • D.

      Auntie Em

    Correct Answer
    A. The Wicked Witch Of The East
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard Of Oz", while in Munchkinland, the house fell on The Wicked Witch Of The East. This event is a pivotal moment in the story, as it marks the beginning of Dorothy's journey in the Land of Oz. The house landing on the Wicked Witch of the East sets in motion the chain of events that leads Dorothy to meet the Good Witch of the North and embark on her quest to find the Wizard and return home.

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  • 14. 

    During the tornado on "The Wizard Of Oz", what is Miss Gulch riding when she becomes the Wicked Witch?

    • A.

      A Unicycle

    • B.

      A Model "T" Ford

    • C.

      A Bicycle

    • D.

      Nothing - She Was Running

    Correct Answer
    C. A Bicycle
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Miss Gulch is riding a bicycle when she becomes the Wicked Witch. This can be seen in the scene where she is cycling on her bike before the tornado hits.

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  • 15. 

    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", how did the Wicked Witch of the East die?

    • A.

      Dorothy's House Fell On Her

    • B.

      Glinda Made Her Disappear

    • C.

      The Lollipop Guild Condemned Her To Death

    • D.

      She Melted

    Correct Answer
    A. Dorothy's House Fell On Her
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", the Wicked Witch of the East died because Dorothy's house fell on her. This is shown in the iconic scene where the house is lifted by a tornado and lands on the witch, crushing her. This event sets off the main plot of the movie, as it leads to Dorothy's journey to the Emerald City to find the Wizard and try to get back home.

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  • 16. 

    What does Dorothy say to find her way home in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Home Home Take Me Home

    • B.

      Take Me To The Place I Love

    • C.

      Wizard Ways Wizard Wonders

    • D.

      There's No Place Like Home

    Correct Answer
    D. There's No Place Like Home
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy says "There's No Place Like Home" to find her way back home. This phrase is repeated multiple times throughout the story and is a key theme, symbolizing Dorothy's longing for her family and the comfort of her own home. It represents her desire to return to a familiar and safe place, emphasizing the importance of family and the feeling of belonging.

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  • 17. 

    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", which of these characters is not one of Dorothy's friends?

    • A.

      Tin Man

    • B.

      Scarecrow

    • C.

      Wicked Witch Of The West

    • D.

      Cowardly Lion

    Correct Answer
    C. Wicked Witch Of The West
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", the Wicked Witch Of The West is not one of Dorothy's friends. Dorothy befriends the Tin Man, Scarecrow, and Cowardly Lion throughout her journey in the magical land of Oz. The Wicked Witch Of The West, on the other hand, is the main antagonist of the story, constantly trying to stop Dorothy from reaching the Wizard and get back home.

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  • 18. 

    Where does the gang fall asleep in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      The Yellow Brick Road

    • B.

      Munchkinland

    • C.

      Emerald City

    • D.

      The Poppy Field

    Correct Answer
    D. The Poppy Field
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," the gang falls asleep in the Poppy Field. This is a significant scene in the story where the Wicked Witch of the West uses enchanted poppies to make Dorothy and her friends fall asleep. The Poppy Field represents a moment of danger and vulnerability for the characters as they are unable to continue their journey to the Emerald City. It is only through the help of Glinda, the Good Witch of the North, that they are able to wake up and continue their quest.

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  • 19. 

    From what U.S. state does the character of Dorothy hail in the film "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Colorado

    • B.

      South Carolina

    • C.

      Kansas

    • D.

      Idaho

    Correct Answer
    C. Kansas
    Explanation
    In the film "The Wizard of Oz," the character of Dorothy hails from the state of Kansas. This is evident from the iconic scene where Dorothy's house is swept away by a tornado and lands in the magical land of Oz. Throughout the movie, Dorothy expresses her desire to return home to Kansas, emphasizing her connection to the state. Additionally, the film opens with the famous line, "We're not in Kansas anymore," further solidifying the fact that Dorothy is from Kansas.

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  • 20. 

    What is the name of Dorothy's dog in "The Wizard Of Oz"?

    • A.

      Fido

    • B.

      Spot

    • C.

      Toto

    • D.

      Scotty

    Correct Answer
    C. Toto
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy's dog is named Toto. Toto is a small Cairn Terrier who accompanies Dorothy on her journey to the magical land of Oz. Toto becomes an important character in the story, often providing companionship and support to Dorothy throughout her adventures. Toto's presence also helps to humanize Dorothy and adds an element of realism to the fantastical world of Oz.

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  • 21. 

    How does Dorothy defeat the Wicked Witch of the West in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      A Magic Wand

    • B.

      Her Red Shoes

    • C.

      A Bucket Of Water

    • D.

      Flying Monkeys

    Correct Answer
    C. A Bucket Of Water
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy defeats the Wicked Witch of the West by throwing a bucket of water on her. This is because the Wicked Witch of the West is highly allergic to water, and it causes her to melt away. This iconic scene is a pivotal moment in the story and demonstrates Dorothy's resourcefulness in overcoming obstacles.

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  • 22. 

    What floating object does Dorothy wave to inside the tornado in the film "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Baby In A Pram

    • B.

      Old Woman In A Rocking Chair

    • C.

      Cow

    • D.

      Tree

    Correct Answer
    B. Old Woman In A Rocking Chair
    Explanation
    In the film "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy waves to an old woman in a rocking chair inside the tornado. This scene is part of the surreal and fantastical journey that Dorothy goes through when she is transported to the magical land of Oz. The image of an old woman peacefully rocking in the midst of a chaotic tornado adds to the dreamlike and whimsical nature of the story.

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  • 23. 

    Who helps Dorothy along the way in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Glinda, The Good Witch

    • B.

      Lucinda, The Lovely Witch

    • C.

      Nina, The Nice Witch

    • D.

      Belinda, The Wondrous Witch

    Correct Answer
    A. Glinda, The Good Witch
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy is helped along the way by Glinda, The Good Witch. Glinda appears to Dorothy multiple times throughout her journey, providing guidance and support. She gives Dorothy the iconic ruby slippers and tells her how to reach the Emerald City to find the Wizard. Glinda also helps Dorothy and her friends defeat the Wicked Witch of the West and ultimately helps Dorothy return home.

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  • 24. 

    Which magical city does Dorothy try to reach in "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Cloud City

    • B.

      The City Of Tomorrow

    • C.

      Never City

    • D.

      Emerald City

    Correct Answer
    D. Emerald City
    Explanation
    In "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy tries to reach Emerald City. This city is known for its magical and vibrant emerald green color. It is the home of the powerful Wizard of Oz, who Dorothy hopes can help her return to Kansas. Throughout her journey, Dorothy encounters various obstacles and meets new friends, such as the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion. Ultimately, she learns that the power to return home was within her all along.

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  • 25. 

    What special shoes did Dorothy wear in the movie "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Ruby Slippers

    • B.

      High Top Sneakers

    • C.

      Sandals

    • D.

      She Was Barefoot

    Correct Answer
    A. Ruby Slippers
    Explanation
    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz," Dorothy wore a pair of special shoes called Ruby Slippers. These iconic shoes were given to her by Glinda the Good Witch and had magical powers that allowed her to return home to Kansas. The Ruby Slippers became a symbol of the movie and are one of the most recognizable props in film history.

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  • 26. 

    Who played Dorothy in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Clara Bow

    • B.

      Jean Harlow

    • C.

      Judy Garland

    • D.

      Shirley Temple

    Correct Answer
    C. Judy Garland
    Explanation
    Judy Garland played Dorothy in the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz."

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  • 27. 

    How old was Judy Garland when she made "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Twenty-One

    • B.

      Twelve

    • C.

      Eighteen

    • D.

      Sixteen

    Correct Answer
    D. Sixteen
    Explanation
    Judy Garland was sixteen years old when she made "The Wizard of Oz".

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  • 28. 

    What breed is Dorothy's Toto from "The Wizard of Oz"?

    • A.

      Yorkshire Terrier

    • B.

      Poodle

    • C.

      Cairn Terrier

    • D.

      Mutt

    Correct Answer
    C. Cairn Terrier
    Explanation
    Dorothy's Toto from "The Wizard of Oz" is a Cairn Terrier. This breed is known for its small size, shaggy coat, and lively personality. Cairn Terriers were originally bred in Scotland for hunting small game, and they are known for their intelligence and loyalty. Toto's character in the movie perfectly captures the typical traits of a Cairn Terrier, making this breed the correct answer.

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  • 29. 

    In the "Wizard of Oz", who did Dorothy meet first?

    • A.

      The Scarecrow

    • B.

      The Witch

    • C.

      The Lion

    • D.

      The Tin Man

    Correct Answer
    B. The Witch
    Explanation
    In the "Wizard of Oz," Dorothy meets the Witch first. This is evident from the beginning of the story when Dorothy's house lands on the Wicked Witch of the East, killing her. The Witch is the first character Dorothy encounters in the Land of Oz, setting the stage for her journey to find the Wizard and return home.

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  • 30. 

    In the movie "The Wizard of Oz", what actress played Auntie Em?

    • A.

      Claire Dodd

    • B.

      Clara Blandick

    • C.

      Helen Freeman

    • D.

      Jean Arthur

    Correct Answer
    B. Clara Blandick
    Explanation
    Clara Blandick is the correct answer because she played the role of Auntie Em in the movie "The Wizard of Oz".

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