What Do You Know About Haberdashery?

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What Do You Know About Haberdashery? - Quiz

A haberdasher is a person who sells small articles for sewing, such as buttons, ribbons and zippers, or a men's outfitter and the place he/she sells these is a haberdashery. How well do you know this?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A ...... is a person who sells small articles for sewing, such as buttons
    • A. 

      Driver

    • B. 

      Tailor

    • C. 

      Seamstress

    • D. 

      Haberdasher

  • 2. 
    The sewing articles are called.....
    • A. 

      Haberdashery

    • B. 

      Seaming

    • C. 

      Tailoring

    • D. 

      Sewing

  • 3. 
    Haberdashers were initially......
    • A. 

      Police

    • B. 

      Teachers

    • C. 

      Peddlers

    • D. 

      Students

  • 4. 
    The word appears in Chaucer's.......
    • A. 

      Snow white

    • B. 

      Canterbury tales

    • C. 

      Tales of desporado

    • D. 

      Cinderella

  • 5. 
    ............ King of France 1226–70, is the patron saint of French haberdashers
    • A. 

      Saint Louis IX

    • B. 

      Saint Louis XI

    • C. 

      Saint Louis III

    • D. 

      Saint Louis V

  • 6. 
    In ............ and elsewhere in Continental Europe, Saint Nicholas remains their patron saint
    • A. 

      Italy

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Korea

    • D. 

      Belgium

  • 7. 
    Saint Catherine was adopted by the Worshipful Company of Haberdashers in the City of ........
    • A. 

      Texas

    • B. 

      California

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Vicenza

  • 8. 
    Saint Louis IX, King of France 1226–70, is the patron saint of
    • A. 

      Ghanaian haberdashers

    • B. 

      German haberdashers

    • C. 

      French haberdashers

    • D. 

      Italian haberdashers

  • 9. 
    Which of the following jobs is related to haberdashery
    • A. 

      Driver

    • B. 

      Tailor

    • C. 

      Singer

    • D. 

      DJ

  • 10. 
    The word haberdashery has no recorded use in....
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Africa

    • D. 

      Scandinavia

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