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Slang Quiz: Crime 3

This quiz tests you on crime slang.

1. Mickey Finn | Mickey | mickey

If someone gives you a Mickey Finn, you'll probably

a. go to sleep

b. feel great

c. thank them

2. mug (1)

Hasan was mugged in the park by

a. a girl doing a survey

b. a guy with a knife

c. a couple riding rollerskates

3. mug shot

All the mug shots were taken by

a. unknown police photographers

b. well-known wildlife photographers

c. famous fashion photographers

4. mule

After arresting the drug gang bosses, the police went after their mules and found them

a. waiting at the airport

b. grazing in a field

c. hidden in a bank safe

5. nab

Some of the students were nabbed for

a. cheating in the exam

b. studying for the exam

c. doing practice exams

6. narc | nark

A narc is someone who

a. sells narcotic drugs

b. uses narcotic drugs

c. arrests sellers and users of narcotic drugs

7. nick (1)

If your laptop computer has been nicked, you should

a. have it repaired

b. tell the police

c. buy more memory

8. nick (2)

When Colin was on holiday in Spain, he was nicked by

a. a Spanish thief

b. the Spanish police

c. his Spanish girlfriend

9. off

After he'd offed the bad guy, James Bond

a. put away his gun

b. put down his pen

c. pocketed his phone

10. on the take

People suspected the judge was on the take because he was

a. unusually fat

b. unusually rich

c. unusually happy

NB: you can also print this quiz on paper.

1. Mickey Finn | Mickey | mickey - If someone gives you a Mickey Finn, you'll probably: a) go to sleep b) feel great c) thank them

2. mug (1) - Hasan was mugged in the park by: a) a girl doing a survey b) a guy with a knife c) a couple riding rollerskates

3. mug shot - All the mug shots were taken by: a) unknown police photographers b) well-known wildlife photographers c) famous fashion photographers

4. mule - After arresting the drug gang bosses, the police went after their mules and found them: a) waiting at the airport b) grazing in a field c) hidden in a bank safe

5. nab - Some of the students were nabbed for: a) cheating in the exam b) studying for the exam c) doing practice exams

6. narc | nark - A narc is someone who: a) sells narcotic drugs b) uses narcotic drugs c) arrests sellers and users of narcotic drugs

7. nick (1) - If your laptop computer has been nicked, you should: a) have it repaired b) tell the police c) buy more memory

8. nick (2) - When Colin was on holiday in Spain, he was nicked by: a) a Spanish thief b) the Spanish police c) his Spanish girlfriend

9. off - After he'd offed the bad guy, James Bond: a) put away his gun b) put down his pen c) pocketed his phone

10. on the take - People suspected the judge was on the take because he was: a) unusually fat b) unusually rich c) unusually happy

Contributor: Matt Errey