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Innistrad Rules Quiz

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The letter W!elcome to the Innistrad Rules Quiz, where players like you get to show off your knowledge of some of Innistrad's scarier rules questions. If this isn't too terrifying, let's get started:


You control three Walking Corpses and a Gutter Grime with no slime counters on it. Your opponent casts Blasphemous Act. What happens?


A. Gutter Grime triggers three times. After all three abilities resolve, you'll control a 1/1 Ooze token, a 2/2 Ooze token, and a 3/3 Ooze token.
B. Gutter Grime triggers three times. After all three abilities resolve, you'll control three 3/3 Ooze tokens.
C. Gutter Grime triggers once. When that ability resolves, you'll put three 3/3 Ooze tokens onto the battlefield.
D. Gutter Grime doesn't trigger at all.

The correct answer is...

You cast Evil Twin, choosing to copy Howlpack of Estwald (the back face of Villagers of Estwald). Which of the following is true of Evil Twin?

A. It enters the battlefield as a copy of Villagers of Estwald, the front face of the card.
B. Its mana cost remains 2 ManaBlue ManaBlack Mana and it will have a converted mana cost of 4.
C. When activating its ability, you could choose either Howlpack of Estwald or Villagers of Estwald as the target.
D. If it would transform, nothing happens.

The correct answer is...

You control Rooftop Storm. You want to cast Skaab Ruinator from your graveyard. Which of the following is true?

A. You must still pay 1 ManaBlue ManaBlue Mana and exile three creature cards from your graveyard.
B. You must still exile three creature cards from your graveyard. You may pay 1 ManaBlue ManaBlue Mana, but you may pay 0 Mana instead.
C. You don't have to exile three creature cards from your graveyard. You may pay 1 ManaBlue ManaBlue Mana, but you may pay 0 Mana instead.
D. You must still pay 1 ManaBlue ManaBlue Mana, but you don't have to exile any creature cards from your graveyard.

The correct answer is...



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