Free Quiz Questions all about horses. This is all filed under Human Behaviour because they belong to use. We are the rider, the horse is the ridden.
In which month of the year does the Kentucky Derby take place?
The race is run on the first Saturday in May.source
During which month is the yearly racing event known as 'Royal Ascot' usually held?
More than 50,000 bottles of champagne are consumed during the festival.source
Horses called Ginger and Merrylegs appear in which classic novel, first published in 1877?
Which famous novel was written in 1877 by Anna Sewell as a protest against cruelty to horses?
What type of metal was also the name of the Lone Ranger`s horse?
What European capital city was also the name of the Duke of Wellington's horse at the Battle of Waterloo?
Copenhagen was of mixed Thoroughbred and Arabian.source
What has happened to a horse which is called a gelding?
It has been castrated
It makes the horse beter-behaved, calmer.source
What term is used in horseracing to describe an event for horses who have not yet won a race and also in cricket to describe an over in which no runs are scored?
Which British horse racing jockey went to jail in 1987 for tax evasion but also won more than 4000 races in a career that spanned five decades?
Piggot served a year and a day in jail before his release.source
Which Racecourse in Suffolk hosts both the 1000 guineas and the 2000 guineas?
Both races are over 1 mile.source
Which famous race takes place on the first Saturday in May in an American city called Louisville, with the winner receiving over a million dollars and a blanket of roses?
What are the periods of play in polo called?
6 x 7 minute chukkas. It can also be spelled 'chucker'.source
What word is given to the colourful uniforms of horse racing jockeys, named after the type of material used?
What is the name of the riding school in Vienna, famous for its Lippizaner horses?
Spanish Riding School
In the Lord of The Rings universe, what is the name of Gandalf's silver stallion?
He was given to Gandalf by King Théodensource
Which TV masked-man rode a horse called Silver and had an Indian friend called Tonto?
The Lone Ranger
Which city in Canada stages the Stampede every July which attracts a million visitors and is touted as the largest rodeo in the world?
In Alberta Provincesource
What was the name of the suffragette who threw herself under the King`s horse in the 1913 Derby?
What is the term for a young female horse, less than four years old?
Under 5 years in the UK - under 4 in many other countriessource
Which racecourse in Surrey hosts the King George VI Steeple Chase race every Boxing Day?