Pools, Heat, Grilling, Fireworks, and extra hours of day time. How much do you know about Summer? Most people struggle with this quiz, will you?

1. When typically is the date for the first day of summer?

  • July 21st
  • June 21st

✔️Right Answer: June 21st

2. What movie did Steven Spielberg direct that takes place in summer time, involving a shark tormenting a small Cape Town?

  • Jaws
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

✔️Right Answer: Jaws

3. What year was the first beach ball invented?

  • 1938
  • 1976

✔️Right Answer: 1938

4. What is usually the most sold item in the summer?

  • Swimsuits
  • Hats

✔️Right Answer: Swimsuits

5. What was the first ice cream flavour?

  • Chocolate
  • Vanilla

✔️Right Answer: Vanilla

6. The Fourth of July signifies which historical event in American History?

  • The signing of the Declaration of Independence
  • The end of the war

✔️Right Answer: The signing of the Declaration of Independence

7. During the heat of the summer, the iron parts of the Eiffel Tower expands, making the tower grow more than 6 inches, true or false?

  • False
  • True

✔️Right Answer: True

8. Which Walt Disney character’s first words were ‘Hot Dog!’

  • Mickey Mouse
  • Donald Duck

✔️Right Answer: Mickey Mouse

9. Salt Water Taffy was first created by accident, true or false?

  • True
  • False

✔️Right Answer: True

10. Which is the correct opening line from Grease’s ‘Summer Nights’?

  • Summer loving had me a blast.
  • Last year’s loving had me a blast.

✔️Right Answer: Summer loving had me a blast.

11. Who met and fell in love with Marge Bouvier at a summer camp in 1974?

  • Homer Simpson
  • Ronald Reagan

✔️Right Answer: Homer Simpson

12. Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day is the first line from which William Shakespeare sonnet?

  • Sonnet 12
  • Sonnet 18

✔️Right Answer: Sonnet 18

13. In what fictional seaside town is the sitcom Home and Away based?

  • Spring Bay
  • Summer Bay

✔️Right Answer: Summer Bay

14. Who sung the song Summer, which received many nominations for Brit Awards in 2015?

  • Calvin Harris
  • Will.I.AM

✔️Right Answer: Calvin Harris

15. London have hosted the Summer Olympic Games twice, true or false?

  • False
  • True

✔️Right Answer: True

16. By what name is the character Puck also known as in the Shakespeare play A Midsummer Night’s Dream?

  • Robin Goodfellow
  • Robin Skinner

✔️Right Answer: Robin Goodfellow

17. What are considered to be the summer signs of the Zodiac?

  • Gemini, Cancer and Leo
  • Aries, Taurus, Virgo

✔️Right Answer: Gemini, Cancer and Leo

18. What is the Guinness World Record for the longest Barbecue ever recorded?

  • 75 hours
  • 80 hours

✔️Right Answer: 80 hours

19. True or false, Watermelon consists of over 90% water?

  • False
  • True

✔️Right Answer: True

20. What is the longest continuous beach in America?

  • Muscle Beach, CA
  • Long Beach, WA

✔️Right Answer: Long Beach, WA

21. The month of June is named after a Greek Goddess, true or false?

  • False
  • True

✔️Right Answer: False

22. In which city is the Ice Cream Sandwich, believed to have be invented?

  • New York City
  • London

✔️Right Answer: New York City

23. Which U.S. President’s daughter celebrates a birthday on the Fourth of July?

  • Chelsea Clinton
  • Malia Obama

✔️Right Answer: Malia Obama

24. What is the traditional birthstone for the month of August?

  • Peridot
  • Topaz

✔️Right Answer: Peridot

25. According to the U.S. agricultural statistics these two vegetables have more sales in the month of August compared to all year combined, what vegetables are they?

  • Turnips and Squash
  • Corn and Squash

✔️Right Answer: Corn and Squash

26. According to the U.S hospital statistics, what summer recreational activity claims the least number of injuries and fatalities each year?

  • Skinny dipping
  • Swimming in a pool

✔️Right Answer: Skinny dipping

27. What is considered to be the most popular selling grilling meat throughout the summer?

  • Hamburgers
  • Hotdogs

✔️Right Answer: Hotdogs

28. In Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, what was done all on a summer’s day?

  • The Queen of Spades went to Spain
  • The Queen of Hearts made some tarts

✔️Right Answer: The Queen of Hearts made some tarts

29. How is the singer La Donna Gaynes, better known?

  • Donna Summer
  • Donna Autumn

✔️Right Answer: Donna Summer

30. The film titled Summersby starred actor Richard Gere and which actress?

  • Sandra Oh
  • Jodie Foster

✔️Right Answer: Jodie Foster