To quiz is defined as to test knowledge.(verb)
An example of to quiz is to ask students to name all the presidents' last names in order.
The definition of a quiz is a questioning or a short test.(noun)
An example of a quiz is a series of ten multiple choices questions for students to answer.
See quiz in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. quizzes
Origin: prob. arbitrary use of L quis, what (i.e., what sort of person or thing?)
See quiz in American Heritage Dictionary 4
transitive verb quizzed quizzed, quiz·zing, quiz·zes
Origin: Origin unknown.
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