Mothers Day Quiz

Activities for Seniors | By Debbie Davison
Here is a Mothers Day Quiz we have put together for you to share with your senior residents in aged care. 
Which mother was famous for taking care of the poor in India and never had any children of her own?
Mother Teresa

Which artist painted a famous painting of his mother?
James Whistler

“Mothers Ruin” is which alcoholic drink?


What was President W Bush’s mother's name?
Barbara Bush.

Who was the last Empress of India?
Queen Mother

Who is Prince William & Prince Harrys mother?
Princess Diana

Nacre is known more commonly as?
Mother of Pearl

Who is the mother of Baby Pebbles in the cartoon The Flintstones?
Wilma Flintstone

Wilma’s friend in the cartoon had a young son called Bam Bam, what was his mother’s name?

Betty Rubble

Which actress played Forest Gump’s mother in the movie?
Sally Field

Who sang the hit song Sylvia’s Mother?
Dr Hook

Which almond cake is traditionally baked for Mothering Sunday?
Simnel Cake

Which mother went to the cupboard to get her poor dog a bone?
Mother Hubbard

Carrie Fisher was an actress famously known for her role in Star Wars as Princess Leia, when she died her mother died the next day.
Who was Carrie Fisher’s mother?

Debbie Reynolds

Who was Liza Minnelli’s mother?
Judy Garland

What flower is known as the Mother’s Day flower?
Carnation and Chrysanthemum in Australia

Michael Crawford played Frank Spencer in what popular TV show?
Some Mothers Do Have em

Finish this famous quote, All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to………..

My Angel Mother.

Who wrote that famous quote?
Abraham Lincoln

In the Guinness Book of Records, it is recorded that a Russian mother gave birth to a staggering, how many children? Have a guess?

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About the Author
Debbie Davison
Debbie is the owner of Memory Lane Therapy and an experienced Activity coordinator for Aged care. Her passion is Music, Arts, Crafts and making people Laugh and Smile.


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    I am so happy with the Two dvd that i bought from you my residents at age care love the songs can you tell me when the next ones are ready i do like hokee pokee song thank you Marika Munzer
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