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Last Updated: Thursday March 31 2011 16:02 GMT

April Fool's Day quiz

April Fool's Day quiz

Check out how much you know about the prank filled day.

Clowns

1.) Question 1

April Fools' Day is also known as…

Woman laughing
  1. … Prank Patrol Day
  2. … All Fools' Day
  3. … April Sunday

2.) Question 2

On April Fools' Day in the UK, until what time are you are traditionally allowed to play jokes on people?

Girl surprised
  1. Midday
  2. Midnight
  3. 4pm

3.) Question 3

The BBC played an April Fools' Day joke on viewers, saying what grew on trees?

Trees
  1. Spaghetti
  2. Shoes
  3. Pigs

4.) Question 4

April Fool's Day is all about having a giggle. Which of these traditionally tries to make people laugh?

comedian
  1. A jelly maker
  2. A jester
  3. A jockey

5.) Question 5

In which country do you get called a Poisson d'Avril if you get fooled on April 1st?

Fishes
  1. Germany
  2. America
  3. France

Answers

  1. April Fools' Day is also known as All Fools' Day.
  2. In the UK, people are traditionally allowed to play jokes on others until midday. But in other countries like America, the jokes can last all day.
  3. One TV prank involved a BBC news programme making viewers believe that spaghetti grew on trees - and loads of people fell for it!
  4. A jester is a funny entertainer.
  5. If you get fooled in France on April 1st, you get called a Poisson d'Avril - which means April fish!

Your Score

0 - 1 : You fool!

2 - 3 : Not bad...

4 - 5 : Ace!