The Black Cat Quizzes & Trivia

Is a black cat good luck or bad luck? If you're a horror movie fan, then you’ll know that, The Black Cat is certainly about bad luck. Made into a succession of films over the decades, the top cat of them all however is undoubtedly the 1934 original, in no small part due to the presence of two grade A horror movie legends, Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff. It may not have lashings of gore but it's still a genuinely scary movie today, so if you're a horror aficionado you should score well on our The Black Cat quizzes.

The Black Cat was the highest grossing movie of 1934 for which Hollywood film studio? Which writer is credited with providing the film's inspiration on the poster, but wrote a completely different 'Black Cat' story? I hope you're not afraid to take on our questions?

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    What did the name of the first cat mean?



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    An event in the story that was NOT a conflict was:

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    Black Cat, Tan Cat   Look at Black Cat. He’s on his mat. He’s happy, fat, and glad. Tan Cat walks by, his tail held high. And now Black Cat is mad. He thinks Tan Cat wants on his mat. Black Cat will never share. It is so sad. Tan Cat feels bad. They could have been a pair. ---- What two colors are the cats?

The Black Cat Questions & Answers


Which following word has the short sound? Black Cat, Tan Cat Look at Black Cat. He’s on his mat. He’s happy, fat, and glad. Tan Catwalks by, his tail held high. And now Black Cat is mad....
There is diversity in the pronunciations in modern English. Glad has a short sound and the "a" is short but add an "e" to the end like glade, and the "a" becomes long and sounds like it is pronounced. A short vowel is an
What is not a symbol in the story?
1. The patch of white on the cat
Match the word with the definition that best fits it.
A container that usually holds 50+ gallons A mixture of lime or cement or a combination of both with sand and water An extremely bad reputation The determination to do something wrong The feeling of wishing harm or evil to other people