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    General knowledge Trivia has been very popular in aged care so Memory Lane Therapy have put together another great basic list of fun questions for you to enjoy with seniors!

    elderly man facilitating 20 Questions General Trivia for Seniors Quiz

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    Quiz Benefits for Seniors

    Engaging in quizzes can be a delightful activity for seniors in aged care, offering both mental stimulation and social connection. Here’s why:

    • Sharpens the Mind: Quizzes act like a mental workout, challenging memory and recall. This helps keep cognitive skills sharp and may even delay age-related decline.
    • Boosts Mood: Answering questions correctly triggers the release of dopamine, a feel-good chemical in the brain. This can elevate mood and promote a sense of accomplishment.
    • Connects People: Quizzes can be done individually or in groups, fostering conversation and friendly competition. This social interaction helps combat loneliness and isolation, common concerns for seniors in aged care.
    • Sparks Joy: Recalling trivia or learning new facts can be genuinely enjoyable. Quizzes provide a lighthearted and stimulating activity that brings a sense of fun and laughter.

    Answer the 20 Questions General Trivia for Seniors Now!

    1. Produced from chickens?  (A) Eggs

    2. Back and forth to and?  (A) Fro

    3. To last forever?  (A) Eternal

    4. A female sibling?  (A) Sister

    5. A tradesman’s vehicle?  (A) Ute

    6. Parton country singer?  (A) Dolly

    7. A rodent?  (A) Rat

    8. Another name for an Australian crayfish?  (A) Lobster

    9. To have a few matching pieces makes a ?  (A) Set

    10. A small bathroom off a bedroom?  (A) ensuite


    11. A group of women that help the bride?  (A) Bridesmaids

    12. A Mexican hat?  (A) Sombrero

    13. Another name for a couch starting with S ?  (A) Sofa

    14. Grain storage building or tanks starting with S ?  (A) Silo

    15. Wet dirt?  (A) Mud

    16. To quarrel is to?  (A) Argue

    17. To trade something is to?  (A) Swap

    18. To make loud noise while sleeping?  (A) Snore

    19. To hide something starting with C ?  (A) Conceal

    20.  A Jewelled small crown worn on the head?  (A) Tiara

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