You don’t need to know anything about the Nutcracker, Nutcracker Quiz AND GIVEAWAY

Every have one of those 24 hour bugs that could either be food poisoning or the flu?  Me too!  That’s why this is getting up a little late.  I have a game that I like to play called Picture Picture (no idea if they still make it) and I thought we’d adapt it a little and use the beautiful illustrations from The Nutcracker.

Here’s the deal.  Look at each of the pictures and tell me 5 things you see in each one.  You’ll earn points if you are the only one to guess a particular thing.  10 points if you are the only one and 1 point less for every other person who guesses it.  So there are a potential 200 points on the line!  Get to looking 🙂

Oh, and I’m giving away this copy and by joining in the quiz you’ll be entered (if you don’t want to be just let me know).

You have until next Monday to submit your answers as a comment.  Comments will be hidden until I post the answers.  

The person with the most points this round will win a B&N gift card (total $ based on # of total participants, so please play) and a randomly selected participant will win a fun prize from me.

Answers to last week’s Road Trip Quiz here. Leaderboard here.

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Number 2

Number 3

Number 4

18 thoughts on “You don’t need to know anything about the Nutcracker, Nutcracker Quiz AND GIVEAWAY

  1. bermudaonion(Kathy) says:

    Oh, I hope you’re back to normal soon!

    Picture 1 – doll, hat, drum, eye patch, soldiers
    Picture 2 – Christmas tree, parasol, books, door, curtain
    Picture 3 – candle, heart, swan, star, angel
    Picture 4 – shoes, hat, feather, necklace, earring

    I already have the book.

  2. Word Lily says:

    1. Striped stockings, mustachioed bust, handkerchief, lion, leaf border
    2. fresco, umbrella, drape hook, candle, garland
    3. paper chain, pretzel, star, horn, doll
    4. monocle, ankles!, kaftan, sword, coattails

  3. Kay says:

    Stacy, so sorry about your illness. I had something like that about a month ago. Ick. Hate being sick like that.

    I think I understand what you want – or hopefully.

    1. Elephant, Lion, Sword, Eyepatch, Handkerchief
    2. Peacock, Basket on Tree, Candles on Tree, Horn on Tree, Chinese man’s hat
    3. Swan, Drum, Christmas tree, Star, Pretzel
    4. Mask, Feather, Mustache, Boots, Gloves

    • stacybuckeye says:

      You got it, Kay. You earned 159 with your best picture being the second one where you were the only one to guess 3 of the items.
      And thank you so much for doubling to movie donation!! You are so awesome. You still have time to win yourself if watch 2 or 3 movies from the list soon!

  4. jennygirl says:

    Aw hope you feel better Stacy. I have some sort of sinus/sore throat/congestion thing that won’t go away for three weeks now!
    I just want to feel like myself again 🙂 Hope your week gets better.

  5. softdrink says:

    1. a drum, the Mouse King’s sword, an eyepatch, the torso of a naked man, bonnets
    2. books under the Christmas tree, the waffle ceiling, a woman walking through the trees, a door, a brid over the door
    3. a tree, a pretzel ornament, a horn, a yellow dress with green bows, candles
    4. words on a page, harem pants, the serious bling being worn by the guy with harem pants, a turban, socks

    (No need to enter me in the drawing for the book.)

    Hope you’re feeling better!!

  6. Wrighty says:

    Hope you’re feeling better! it’s that time of year again – the holidays and illnesses are here!

    This is such a fun quiz! It’s kind of a reverse picture find. I hope my descriptions aren’t too confusing. I did the photos clockwise.
    – Flower in right corner of frame
    – Hanky in Pirlipata’s hand
    – Green sash on the Mouse King
    – Drum on lower shelf (right side)
    – Moon in window pane

    – Wooden peacock over door
    – Yellow flag on Xmas tree
    – Trumpet on Xmas tree
    – Cloud over volcano (mountain?)
    – Green chain garland on lower part of Xmas tree

    – Small drum with blue trim (right side)
    – Orange ribbon on star at top
    – Blue bead garland (middle)
    – Purple ball ornament (lower left)
    – 3 dots on heart ornament (middle)

    – Light gray feather on hat of 3rd figure from left
    – Bare feet on 8th figure (or 1st figure on page 89)
    – One blue pant leg on 9th figure
    – Words “Fisherman Guild” (last line page 89)
    – Orange arm band on 12th figure

  7. Nise' (Under the Boardwalk) says:

    Pic. 1
    1. black cat? on Pirlipata’s back
    2. elephant on bulkhead over toy shelf
    3. Mousking’s shirt has suns
    4. solider with drum
    5. nutcracker’s beady eyes

    Pic 2
    1. peacock on top of whatever that is
    2. purple curtain
    3. books under tree
    4. centaur on border up above
    5. men with umbrellas

    Pic 3
    1. 6 stars on tree
    2. blue chain garland
    3. goose
    4. moth/butterfly
    5. angel with horn

    Pic 4
    1. monocle
    2. handle bar mustashe
    3. colorful diamond pattern on dress
    4. pinocchio nose on men
    5. long gloves on last lady

    • stacybuckeye says:

      You came in with 168 points this week! Hannah’s been on your tail the last few weeks we’ll have to see if she pulled out the win (even I don’t know yet, haven’t checked).

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