Saturday, November 28, 2015

Period Dramas Pet Quiz


This quiz is all about those faithful critters who make the lives of our favorite period drama characters richer and more interesting. These are all multiple choice questions so hopefully they won't be too difficult. Enjoy!

To Play: Leave a comment with your answer to each question listed below. I'll respond with your score. You may only guess once on each question, but don't need to answer all the questions at once, take your time. Answers will be posted next Saturday.

Scoring: One point for each correctly answered question. A high score of 10 points can be earned.


Period Dramas Pet Quiz

1. In which period drama does a cat swallow a bowl full of buttermilk and lace? 
a. Wives & Daughters
b. Cranford
c. Lark Rise To Candleford


2. In which period drama does the heroine's aunt promise to give her a pug puppy when she gets married? 
a. Persuasion
b. Sense & Sensibility
c. Mansfield Park


3. In The Young Victoria, Queen Victoria has a spaniel named what? 
a. Darling
b. Dash
c. Duke


4. Which Jane Austen hero is said to have "...a large Newfoundland puppy and two or three terriers..." that come to meet the heroine when she first visits his home?
a. Mr. Darcy
b. Mr. Knightley
c. Mr. Tilney


5. In Oliver Twist, who has a dog named Bull's-Eye? 
a. Fagin
b. Bill Sykes
c. Mr. Bumble


6. In which period drama does the Mrs. Forrester have a cow she calls "Bessie Dearest"? 
a. Cranford
b. Wives & Daughters
c. Lark Rise To Candleford


7. Farmer Oak has a sheep dog named Old George in which period drama? 
a. Far From The Madding Crowd
b. Under The Greenwood Tree
c. Tess of the D'Urbervilles


8. In Anne of Avonlea, what is the name of Anne Shirley's cow that Matthew gave her? 
a. Daisy
b. Duchess
c. Dolly


9. Which fine lady in Cranford dresses in matching outfits with dog? 
a. Lady Ludlow
b. Mrs. Jamieson
c. Miss Galindo


10. What is the name of the Earl of Grantham's yellow Labrador retriever in Downton Abbey? 
a. Isis
b. Iris
c. Ivy



Have fun guessing!


15 comments:

Kerry said...

1. b. Cranford
2. c. Mansfield Park
3. a. Darling
4. c. Mr. Tilney
5. b. Bill Sykes
6. a. Cranford
7. c. Tess of the D'Urbervilles
8. c. Dolly
9. b. Mrs. Jamieson
10. a. Isis

Miss Sneyd said...

1. Cranford
2. Mansfield Park
3. Dash
4. Mr. Tilney
5. Bill Sykes
6. Cranford
7. Far from the Madding Crowd
8. Dolly
9. Mrs. Jamieson
10. Isis

Lois Johnson said...

1) b
2) c
3) b
4) c
5) a ?
6) c
7) a
8) c
9) a
10) a

This was a family effort to answer these. :)

Heidi said...

How fun!! Okay, here goes...

1 - b. Cranford
2 - c. Mansfield Park
3 - Eeesh... I'm going to say b. Dash, but I have a feeling it might be c. :P
4 - c. Mr. Tilney
5 - not sure... a. Fagin?
6 - a. Cranford
7 - a. Far from the Madding Crowd
8 - c. Dolly
9 - b. Mrs. Jamieson
10 - I haven't seen it so can't answer on this one.... :P

Thank you so much and great idea!! :)

Emily Ruth said...

1. Cranford
2. Mansfield Park
4. Mr. Tilney
6. Lark Rise to Candleford
8. Dolly
10. Isis

Melody said...

1. Cranford
2. Mansfield Park
3. Dash?
4. Mr. Tilney. One of the few points not in his favor! ;)
5. No idea! Bill Sykes?
6. Cranford
7. ? but since I have a 33% chance of getting it right I'll guess B, Under the Greenwood Tree
8. Dolly
9. Mrs. Jamieson
10. I'll just guess Isis

Kimberly Grace Bowman said...

1) Cranford
2) Mansfield Park
3) Duke
4) ?
5) ?
6) Cranford
7) ?
8) Dolly!!!
9) Lady Ludlow (I had to guess at this one)
10) Isis

Naomi Bennet said...

1. Cranford
2. Mansfield Park
3. Duke
4. Goodness, I DON'T KNOW this one!!!!!!!! I'm going to guess. Mr Knightley?
5. Bill Sykes?
6. Cranford
7. Far From the Madding Crowd
8. Duchess?
9. Mrs Jamieson
10. Isis

Thanks!

Rose said...

1.b
2.c
3.b
4.c
5.b
6.a
7.b
8.c
9.b
10.c

This was fun! What a great idea for a game

Lucy Amanda said...

1. Cranford
2. Mansfield Park
3. Dash
4. Mr. Darcy
5. Bill Sykes
6. Cranford
7. Far From the Madding Crowd
8. Dolly
9. Mrs. Jamieson
10. Isis


Lots of fun!

~Lucy Amanda

Hamlette said...

Ooooh! This is a fun new game :-) Here are my guesses:

1. b
2. c
3. no idea
4. b?
5. b
6. a
7. a
8. c
9. b?
10. no idea

Emily Blakeney said...

1. B
2. C
3. B
4. B
5. C
6. A
7. C
8. C
9. B
10. C

Miss Laurie of Old-Fashioned Charm said...

Miss Sneyd,
Your guesses on 1-10 were all correct! You have earned the high score of 10 points! Excellent work!

Lois Johnson,
You all did a great job! Your guesses on 1-4, 7, 8 and 10 were correct. Your guesses on 5, 6 and 9 were incorrect. Your score is 7 points!

Heidi,
Your guesses on 1-4 and 6-9 were correct. Your guess on 5 was incorrect. Your score is 8 points.

Emily Ruth,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 4, 8 and 10 were correct. Your guess on 6 was incorrect. Your score is 5 points.

Melody,
Your guesses on 1-6 and 8-10 were correct. Your guess on 7 was incorrect. Your score is 9 points! Good work!

Naomi Bennet,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10 were correct. Your guesses on 3, 4 and 8 were incorrect. Your score is 7 points.

Rose,
Your guesses on 1-6, 8 and 9 were correct. Your guesses on 7 and 10 were incorrect. Your score is 8 points.

Lucy Amanda,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 3 and 5-10 were correct. Your guess on 4 was incorrect. Your score is 9 points! Good job!

Hamlette,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 were correct. Your guess on 4 was incorrect. Your score is 7 points.

Emily Blakeney,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 3, 6, 8 and 9 were correct. Your guesses on 4, 5, 7 and 10 were incorrect. Your score is 6 points.

Birdie said...

1.b
2.c
3.c
4.a
5.b
6.a
7.a
8.a
9.b
10.a

Miss Laurie of Old-Fashioned Charm said...

Birdie,
Your guesses on 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 10 were correct. Your guesses on 3, 4 and 8 were incorrect. Your score is 7 points.

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