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  • Brenda says:

    Loved this weather lore quiz! I had two incorrect answers ( # 4 and # 10 )
    hadn’t heard those two weather rhymes before.

    Lots of fun!

  • Rick says:

    I did not get a score on my quiz but I do love to read the weather lore

  • francine says:

    no comment or score

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Francine and Marie Wraight, our apologies. It appears there’s a glitch with the quiz results on mobile. We are currently fixing. On desktop it works.

  • Marie Wraight says:

    I did not get a score; just a blank space ????

  • Mary Ann says:

    Fun quiz!!!

  • Maxine Miller says:

    I have not heard any of these.

  • Ruby says:

    More quiz please

  • Ruby says:

    Love the Quiz

  • Mary says:

    Didn’t know them all , only remember a few

  • Donna rees says:

    I missed 2.. love weather lore

  • Lorinda says:

    I got 7 right answers, These are fun bring more on.

  • Maze20001 says:

    My memory of the the almanac is not so great.

  • Pamela Brumfield says:

    I only missed one but it never gave me my score. Very interesting weather lore.

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Pamela, at the end of the quiz, you should see you score below the wording/directions of how to play.

  • kurt says:

    10/10 listen to the elders ! Weather Lore Quiz Grade: A
    Score: 10
    Percentage: 100%

  • Charlie Brown says:

    I got a rock. 🙁

  • charlene says:

    Ha! I got a D. Guess I’m not up on my weather lore. I do remember my grandmother saying some of these.

  • Ramona says:

    I got 80 % for a C I will admit that there way one that I didn’t remember hearing.

  • margot says:

    Shocked….I got a c at 70% from all the way down here in Australia. Fun.

  • Jean says:

    I never saw any correct answers? If I missed some would like correct answers

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Jean, when you have selected a wrong answer in the quiz, the correct answer is highlighted in bold. Go ahead and take the quiz again and give it a whirl.

  • Mary C Caldwell says:

    The correct answers came up in bold print along with your wrong answer. Sad, I only got a D

  • Brenda says:

    I got 70% which really surprises this old gal – thought I had been around long enough to know my weather better than that! Oh, well—it just proves you’re never too old to learn! 🙂

  • arty says:

    I got an F. Just when I thought I knew it all!

  • Debbie says:

    Ooooo! this was fun. I knew some of the sayings but not all. So lets have some more.

  • Oleatha Goeke says:

    Where do you find the answers?

  • Beth says:

    I am going to take the quiz again (I got a C) and write the answers down! Several of the sayings I heard from my mother whose family members were lifelong farmers. I taught all the ones I remember to my children and am now telling my grandchildren. This is truly a lost art. Thank you so much for the quiz!

  • Helen Seymour says:

    Had to guess on most of them, never heard them growing up……was fun though….

  • Amanda Airov says:

    That was really fun!
    I only missed one!
    Bring on some more
    It could never be a bore!

  • marylou sakosky says:

    What a treat. I love it when i just do not know my butt from a hole in the ground” and i was able to learn something new. ツ That was fun

  • Bonita Thompson says:

    I got them all right…100%. I love reading the Farmers Almanac. I look forward to getting it every year. Please add some more quizzes. 😊

  • Kay Tan says:

    Love the game, more games please.

  • Sally Billings says:

    why make it so difficult?

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Sally, we’re sorry you found the quiz difficult. We found so many crazy rhymes from folklore and wanted to share. Our intention was for you to have some fun.

  • Robert J says:

    Received a “B” scored a 9 that’s
    90% I’m not left Behind .

  • Judy says:

    I only missed one and received a B. When I moved in my home 43 years ago an old farmer lived down the road. I learned a lot from him.

  • bob says:

    i scored 80%, giving me a C. it helped having farmers almanac desktop calendar as each day has a saying of weather folk lore.

  • Bob Herndon says:

    We’ve always heard “A dry June will scare you to death and a wet June will starve you to death.” (That’s why I missed #6.)

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Bob, interesting! We hadn’t heard that one, but that’s why we enjoy customer comments! We learn something all the time!

  • Thersia says:

    I missed 2 which I got a C. I liked that it gave the correct answers of the ones missed. My Daddy was born in 1913 and had a saying for everything. Just wish I had written them all down. Two reasons I love Farmer’s Almanac. My parents went religiously by what it said, so it’s been a common thing in all of my life. And my childhood is relived thru things like this. Thank you all for the hard work and dedication that’s put into our beloved Farmer’s Almanac!!

  • Charles Copeland says:

    Missed only two…

  • Leanne says:

    I got an F. Very humbling. Been neglecting my time with elders lately.

  • Rick Chambers says:

    Was fun and interesting… I scored about a D

  • Susan says:

    The correct answer is highlighted with the incorrect one you chose.

  • Judy Jones says:

    I did horrible on this quiz…got an F…please submit answers

    • Susan Higgins says:

      Hi Judy, Susan is correct. When you select the wrong answer, the correct answer appears in bold. And remember, it’s just for fun!

  • Mona says:

    I would like to know the correct answers. I got a C, but I don’t know which ones I missed and what the correct answers were.
    Thank you
    Mona

  • Debi says:

    what are they all this is just a bit of them

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