Elizabethan Food

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Elizabethan Era Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is about food during the Elizabethan Age.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of theses foods/drinks were concidered a rare delicacy during the Elizabethan Age?
    • A. 

      Ale

    • B. 

      Bread

    • C. 

      Stockfish

    • D. 

      Cheese

    • E. 

      Pigeon

  • 2. 
    Which explorer brought the potato to England durning the Elizabethan era?
    • A. 

      Sir Walter Raleigh

    • B. 

      Sir Frances Drake

    • C. 

      Henry Hudson

    • D. 

      Marco Polo

    • E. 

      Jacques Cartier

  • 3. 
    What was the most common drink during the Elizabethan Era?
    • A. 

      Ale

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Orange Juice

    • D. 

      Sugar water

    • E. 

      What ever they could find

  • 4. 
    Waht was the biggest meal of the day during the Elizabethan Era?
    • A. 

      Breakfast

    • B. 

      Lunch

    • C. 

      Supper

    • D. 

      Brunch

    • E. 

      High Tea

  • 5. 
    What was the most disered dessert for people in the Elizabethan Age?
    • A. 

      Sugar

    • B. 

      Cream and Custard

    • C. 

      Cakes

    • D. 

      Cookies

    • E. 

      Pigeon

  • 6. 
    From what country did most of the new foods that were introduced during the Elizabethan Era come from?
    • A. 

      France

    • B. 

      U.S.A.

    • C. 

      China

    • D. 

      Russia

    • E. 

      South America

  • 7. 
    What was the most common way to preserve meat during the Elizabethan Age?
    • A. 

      Frozen

    • B. 

      Emerged in a salt solution

    • C. 

      Covered in sugar

    • D. 

      Stored in large cans

  • 8. 
    Usualy, how many cources were there to a royal feast?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      34

    • C. 

      17

    • D. 

      10

    • E. 

      5

  • 9. 
    Which of these fish was a rare delicacy?
    • A. 

      Salmon

    • B. 

      Tuna

    • C. 

      Gold

    • D. 

      Whale

    • E. 

      Shark

  • 10. 
    Common people during the Elizabethan Age usualy had how many meals per day?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1

    • E. 

      4

  • 11. 
    If your teeth were cavity filled and decayed during the Elizabethan Age it was a sign of
  • 12. 
    Royalty druin the Elizabeth age 
  • 13. 
    Poor people in the Elizabethan Age ate with their what type of tools?
    • A. 

      Hands

    • B. 

      Wooden fork

    • C. 

      Wooden Spoon

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      Two of the above

  • 14. 
    The most common type of bread during the Elizabethan Era was what?
    • A. 

      White

    • B. 

      Rye

    • C. 

      Wheat

    • D. 

      Whole Grain

  • 15. 
    People in the Elizabethan Era typicly liked what type of food?
    • A. 

      Salty

    • B. 

      Sugary

    • C. 

      Stale

    • D. 

      Fresh

    • E. 

      Old

  • 16. 
    Meat was usualy served with what?
    • A. 

      Bread

    • B. 

      Cheese

    • C. 

      Soup

    • D. 

      Butter

    • E. 

      Sugar

  • 17. 
    People in the Elizabethan Era would make elaborate table decorations out of sugar. True or False?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    True or False? An adverage diet during the Elizabethan Age was healthier then an adverage diet today.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    True or False? Most people ate like kings during the Elizabethan Age.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    True or False? Most people during the Elizabethan Era were "hungry"
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False