The Gingerbread Man Quiz

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The gingerbread Man Quiz is based on a certain European snack called gingerbread. Gingerbread is a delicacy loved by many because of it's deliciousness, like many things, the gingerbread man has it's own origin and history, take this quiz to know if you can answer all questions correctly on this Gingerbread quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the gingerbread?

    • A.

      Biscuit

    • B.

      Bread

    • C.

      Chocolate

    • D.

      Ginger

    Correct Answer
    A. Biscuit
    Explanation
    Gingerbread is a type of biscuit that is flavored with ginger, molasses, and spices such as cinnamon and nutmeg. It is often cut into various shapes and decorated with icing or other sweet toppings. Gingerbread is commonly associated with the holiday season and is often used to make gingerbread houses or gingerbread men. Therefore, the correct answer is biscuit.

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  • 2. 

    What shape does it have?

    • A.

      Chicken

    • B.

      Ginger

    • C.

      Man

    • D.

      Elephant

    Correct Answer
    C. Man
    Explanation
    The question is asking about the shape of the given options. While chicken, ginger, and elephant are not typically associated with a specific shape, a man can be described as having a general shape, which is usually humanoid.

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  • 3. 

    What's the origin?

    • A.

      America

    • B.

      Medieval Europe

    • C.

      Brazil

    • D.

      Canada

    Correct Answer
    B. Medieval Europe
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Medieval Europe because the question is asking about the origin, and Medieval Europe refers to the historical period in Europe from the 5th to the 15th century. This period is known for its cultural, social, and political developments, including the rise of feudalism, the spread of Christianity, and the emergence of chivalry and knighthood.

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  • 4. 

    Where does it date back from?

    • A.

      Beginning of 21st Century

    • B.

      1700s

    • C.

      15th Century

    • D.

      1900's

    Correct Answer
    C. 15th Century
    Explanation
    The answer "15th Century" suggests that the origin or the starting point of something being referred to in the question can be traced back to the 15th century. It implies that the historical or cultural context being discussed has its roots in this time period.

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  • 5. 

    Where was the world's largest gingerman made?

    • A.

      America

    • B.

      Portland

    • C.

      Norway

    • D.

      Netherlands

    Correct Answer
    C. Norway
    Explanation
    The world's largest gingerbread man was made in Norway.

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  • 6. 

    What year was the largest Gingerman made?

    • A.

      2007

    • B.

      2008

    • C.

      2009

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. 2009
    Explanation
    The largest Gingerman was made in 2009.

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  • 7. 

    The Gingerbread Man has a fairytale?

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Controversial

    • D.

      I don't think so

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The explanation for the given correct answer is that the Gingerbread Man is indeed a character from a fairytale. The story of the Gingerbread Man is a popular folktale that has been passed down through generations. It tells the tale of a gingerbread cookie that comes to life and runs away from various characters who try to catch him. The story is often included in collections of fairytales and is well-known among children and adults alike.

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  • 8. 

    Who devours gingerbread man?

    • A.

      Wolf

    • B.

      Fox

    • C.

      Tiger

    • D.

      Hyena

    Correct Answer
    B. Fox
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Fox. In the story of the Gingerbread Man, it is the fox who manages to trick and devour the gingerbread man. The fox pretends to help the gingerbread man cross a river but ends up eating him instead.

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  • 9. 

    Who is gingy?

    • A.

      Cute name for gingerbread

    • B.

      Gingerman from Shrek

    • C.

      Name of a fish

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. Gingerman from Shrek
    Explanation
    Gingy is a character from the animated movie Shrek. He is a gingerbread man who comes to life and becomes one of Shrek's companions. The name "Gingy" is commonly associated with this character, making it the correct answer in this context.

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  • 10. 

    Gingerbread Men are mostly used for special occasions.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    • C.

      Controversial

    • D.

      Both A and B

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    Gingerbread men are often associated with special occasions such as Christmas or other festive events. They are traditionally baked and decorated during these times, making them a popular treat for celebrations. Therefore, it can be inferred that gingerbread men are mostly used for special occasions, making the answer "True".

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