a radio or television program in which contestants compete, often for prizes, by answering questions.
Quiz Yourself: Baseball WordsHow well do you know baseball? It’s time to brush up on your baseball terminology. These start out easy, but can you get all 10 correct?
Compare game show.
Origin of quiz program
First recorded in 1940–45
Also called quiz show.
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