Are You Downton Abbey Fan?

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Are You Downton Abbey Fan? - Quiz

Calling all Downton Abbey enthusiasts! This quiz is tailored just for you. Test your knowledge of the hit British TV series and find out if you are a true devotee of the Crawley family and their captivating saga. Think you remember the names of every member of the household? Can you recount the dramatic twists and turns that kept viewers on the edge of their seats? Answer questions about the pivotal events that shaped the family's destiny and the romances that blossomed in the halls of Downton Abbey.
Take the quiz now and show your Downton Abbey fandom! Good luck!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    In series 2 of "Downton Abbey" what event is touched on?

    • A.

      Food Shortage

    • B.

      Flu Pandemic

    • C.

      Assassination Of The King

    • D.

      Titanic Sinking

    Correct Answer
    B. Flu Pandemic
    Explanation
    In series 2 of "Downton Abbey," the event that is touched on is the Flu Pandemic. This event refers to the outbreak of a highly contagious flu virus that spreads rapidly and affects a large number of people. It is likely that the show explores the impact of the flu pandemic on the characters and their lives, showcasing the challenges and consequences they face as a result of this widespread illness.

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  • 2. 

    In season 3 of "Downton Abbey" Lady Sybil dies tragically how?

    • A.

      Murdered

    • B.

      Car Accident

    • C.

      Childbirth

    • D.

      Falling

    Correct Answer
    C. Childbirth
    Explanation
    Lady Sybil dies tragically due to childbirth. Childbirth can be a dangerous and life-threatening event, especially in the early 20th century when medical advancements were limited. Complications such as hemorrhage, infection, or eclampsia could have led to her untimely demise. This event adds a dramatic element to the storyline and highlights the risks women faced during childbirth in that era.

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  • 3. 

    What is the name of Lady Mary Crawley's child in "Downton Abbey"?

    • A.

      Matthew

    • B.

      George

    • C.

      John

    • D.

      Edward

    Correct Answer
    B. George
    Explanation
    Lady Mary Crawley's child in "Downton Abbey" is named George.

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  • 4. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", what does Daisy help Alfred train for?

    • A.

      Hair Stylist

    • B.

      Cooking School

    • C.

      Butler Position

    • D.

      Law School

    Correct Answer
    B. Cooking School
    Explanation
    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", Daisy helps Alfred train for cooking school. This is evident from the fact that Daisy is shown assisting Alfred in his culinary endeavors and providing guidance and support as he prepares for his new career path.

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  • 5. 

    In season 3 of "Downton Abbey", Mrs. Patmore has a romance with a man who wants what?

    • A.

      Her Cooking

    • B.

      Marriage

    • C.

      Connections

    • D.

      Her Sewing

    Correct Answer
    A. Her Cooking
    Explanation
    In season 3 of "Downton Abbey", Mrs. Patmore has a romance with a man who wants her cooking. This suggests that the man is attracted to Mrs. Patmore's culinary skills and enjoys her delicious meals. Their romance likely revolves around their shared passion for food and Mrs. Patmore's talent in the kitchen.

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  • 6. 

    At the end of season 3 of "Downton Abbey", how does Matthew die?

    • A.

      Murder

    • B.

      Boat Accident

    • C.

      Suicide

    • D.

      Car Accident

    Correct Answer
    D. Car Accident
    Explanation
    Matthew dies in a car accident. This event occurs at the end of season 3 of "Downton Abbey".

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  • 7. 

    "Downton Abbey" is a British period drama television series created by who?

    • A.

      Julian Fellowes

    • B.

      Gareth Neame

    • C.

      Nigel Marchant

    • D.

      Sharon Whitman

    Correct Answer
    A. Julian Fellowes
    Explanation
    Julian Fellowes is the correct answer because he is the creator of the British period drama television series "Downton Abbey." He is known for his work as a screenwriter, actor, novelist, and film director. Fellowes is credited with developing the concept, characters, and storyline of the show, which gained significant popularity and critical acclaim. His involvement in the series has been instrumental in its success and lasting impact in the television industry.

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  • 8. 

    In the first season of "Downton Abbey", what real world event was depicted?

    • A.

      Teapot Dome scandal

    • B.

      Irish Free State

    • C.

      Titanic Sinking

    • D.

      Interwar period

    Correct Answer
    C. Titanic Sinking
    Explanation
    In the first season of "Downton Abbey", the real world event depicted is the Titanic Sinking. This event refers to the tragic sinking of the RMS Titanic in 1912, which was a significant historical event. The show portrays the impact of the sinking on the characters and their lives, highlighting the social and emotional repercussions of the disaster.

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  • 9. 

    What is used for exterior shots of "Downton Abbey" and most of the interior filming?

    • A.

      Dunvegan Castle

    • B.

      Highclere Castle

    • C.

      Laugharne Castle

    • D.

      Walmer Castle

    Correct Answer
    B. Highclere Castle
    Explanation
    Highclere Castle is used for both exterior shots and most of the interior filming of "Downton Abbey". This means that the castle serves as the main location for the show, providing the backdrop for the grandeur and elegance depicted in the series. The use of Highclere Castle helps to create an authentic and visually stunning setting for the show, enhancing the overall viewing experience for the audience.

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  • 10. 

    What actor plays Robert Crawley in "Downton Abbey"?

    • A.

      Allen Leech

    • B.

      Hugh Bonneville

    • C.

      Dan Stevens

    • D.

      Jim Carter

    Correct Answer
    B. Hugh Bonneville
    Explanation
    Hugh Bonneville is the correct answer because he is the actor who plays the character Robert Crawley in the TV series "Downton Abbey".

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  • 11. 

    In series 4 of "Downton Abbey", who plays the Australian opera singer?

    • A.

      Raquel Cassidy

    • B.

      Dame Nellie Melba

    • C.

      Dame Harriet Walter

    • D.

      Dame Kiri Te Kanawa

    Correct Answer
    D. Dame Kiri Te Kanawa
    Explanation
    Dame Kiri Te Kanawa plays the Australian opera singer in series 4 of "Downton Abbey".

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  • 12. 

    "Downton Abbey's" 2013 Christmas special, what stood in for Buckingham Palace scenes?

    • A.

      Waddesdon Manor

    • B.

      Goldsmith's College

    • C.

      Royal Holloway

    • D.

      Lancaster House

    Correct Answer
    D. Lancaster House
    Explanation
    Lancaster House stood in for Buckingham Palace scenes in "Downton Abbey's" 2013 Christmas special.

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  • 13. 

    In season 4 episode 1 of "Downton Abbey", who sneaks out during the night?

    • A.

      Joseph Molesley

    • B.

      Sarah O'Brien

    • C.

      Edna Braithwaite

    • D.

      Thomas Barrow

    Correct Answer
    B. Sarah O'Brien
    Explanation
    In season 4 episode 1 of "Downton Abbey", Sarah O'Brien sneaks out during the night. This implies that she is involved in some secretive or clandestine activity. The context of the episode and the character's history might provide further insight into her motivations for sneaking out.

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  • 14. 

    Complete the "Downton Abbey's" Mrs. Patmore quote "Oh dear, have you swallowed a___"?

    • A.

      Cat

    • B.

      Fork

    • C.

      Egg

    • D.

      Dictionary

    Correct Answer
    D. Dictionary
    Explanation
    Mrs. Patmore's quote "Oh dear, have you swallowed a dictionary?" suggests that the person she is speaking to has been using complex or unfamiliar words, as if they have consumed a whole dictionary. This phrase is often used humorously to imply that someone is speaking in a pretentious or overly intellectual manner.

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  • 15. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", who sends Daisy a Valentine's Day card?

    • A.

      Ivy

    • B.

      Alfred

    • C.

      Mrs. Patmore

    • D.

      Jimmy

    Correct Answer
    C. Mrs. Patmore
    Explanation
    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", Mrs. Patmore sends Daisy a Valentine's Day card. This is significant because Mrs. Patmore has always been a motherly figure to Daisy and cares for her like family. Sending the card shows her affection and thoughtfulness towards Daisy, and it also highlights their close bond and friendship.

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  • 16. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", who does Isobel help to get a job?

    • A.

      Eddie

    • B.

      Ron

    • C.

      John

    • D.

      James

    Correct Answer
    C. John
    Explanation
    Isobel helps John to get a job in season 4 of "Downton Abbey".

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  • 17. 

    Who portrays Isobel Crawley in the series "Downton Abbey"?

    • A.

      Penelope Wilton

    • B.

      Samantha Bond

    • C.

      Phyllis Logan

    • D.

      Lesley Nicol

    Correct Answer
    A. Penelope Wilton
    Explanation
    Penelope Wilton portrays Isobel Crawley in the series "Downton Abbey".

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  • 18. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", who attacks Anna?

    • A.

      Mr Mason

    • B.

      Henry Lang

    • C.

      Mr. Green

    • D.

      Kieran Branson

    Correct Answer
    C. Mr. Green
    Explanation
    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", Anna is attacked by Mr. Green.

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  • 19. 

    What 2014 film is "Downton Abbey's" Hugh Bonneville appear in?

    • A.

      Ride Along

    • B.

      The Monuments Men

    • C.

      I, Frankenstein

    • D.

      Life of a King

    Correct Answer
    B. The Monuments Men
    Explanation
    In the 2014 film "The Monuments Men," Hugh Bonneville, known for his role in "Downton Abbey," appears. "The Monuments Men" is a historical drama film directed by George Clooney, based on the book of the same name by Robert M. Edsel. The film follows a group of art experts and historians who are tasked with recovering stolen artwork during World War II. Hugh Bonneville plays the character of Donald Jeffries in the film.

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  • 20. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abby", who replaces Miss O'Brien as Cora's lady's maid?

    • A.

      Beryl Patmore

    • B.

      Gwen Dawson

    • C.

      Elsie Hughes

    • D.

      Phyllis Baxter

    Correct Answer
    D. Phyllis Baxter
    Explanation
    Phyllis Baxter replaces Miss O'Brien as Cora's lady's maid in season 4 of "Downton Abbey".

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  • 21. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", where does Mr. Gregson go to get a divorce?

    • A.

      Germany

    • B.

      America

    • C.

      Switzerland

    • D.

      Italy

    Correct Answer
    A. Germany
    Explanation
    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", Mr. Gregson goes to Germany to get a divorce.

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  • 22. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", who proposes to Lady Mary?

    • A.

      Lord Gillingham

    • B.

      Lord Hepworth

    • C.

      Hugh "Shrimpie" MacClare

    • D.

      Sir Richard Carlisle

    Correct Answer
    A. Lord Gillingham
    Explanation
    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey," Lord Gillingham proposes to Lady Mary. This is evident from the given options where Lord Gillingham is the only character mentioned who proposes to Lady Mary.

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  • 23. 

    In season 4 of "Downton Abbey", who is the card sharp at the house party?

    • A.

      Lord Sampson

    • B.

      Lord Gillingham

    • C.

      Mr Gregson

    • D.

      Lady Rosamund

    Correct Answer
    A. Lord Sampson
    Explanation
    Lord Sampson is the card sharp at the house party in season 4 of "Downton Abbey".

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  • 24. 

    In series 1 of "Downton Abbey", who dies in Lady Mary's bed?

    • A.

      Mr. Drake

    • B.

      Sir Philip Tapsell

    • C.

      Mr. Pamuk

    • D.

      Mr. Napier

    Correct Answer
    C. Mr. Pamuk
    Explanation
    In series 1 of "Downton Abbey", Mr. Pamuk dies in Lady Mary's bed. This event is a significant plot point in the series, as it causes a scandal within the household and has far-reaching consequences for the characters involved.

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  • 25. 

    "Downton Abbey's" Penelope Wilton starred in which TV Series?

    • A.

      Shameless

    • B.

      Lost in Austen

    • C.

      Doctor Who

    • D.

      Life On Mars

    Correct Answer
    C. Doctor Who
    Explanation
    Penelope Wilton, known for her role in "Downton Abbey," also starred in the TV series "Doctor Who."

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  • 26. 

    "Downton Abbey" takes place during the rein of which king?

    • A.

      George VI

    • B.

      Edward VI

    • C.

      George V

    • D.

      Edward VIII

    Correct Answer
    C. George V
    Explanation
    "Downton Abbey" takes place during the reign of King George V. This can be inferred from historical context and references within the show. King George V reigned from 1910 to 1936, which aligns with the time period depicted in the series. The events and storylines in "Downton Abbey" are set against the backdrop of the early 20th century, including significant events such as World War I, which occurred during King George V's reign.

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  • 27. 

    Christmas 2013 special of "Downton Abbey" takes place during the summer of what year?

    • A.

      1919

    • B.

      1915

    • C.

      1923

    • D.

      1912

    Correct Answer
    C. 1923
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1923. The Christmas 2013 special of "Downton Abbey" is set during the summer of 1923. This information is based on the context and timeline of the show.

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  • 28. 

    "Downton Abbey's" outdoor scenes are filmed where?

    • A.

      Northamptonshire

    • B.

      Abingdon

    • C.

      Oxfordshire

    • D.

      Carterton

    Correct Answer
    C. Oxfordshire
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Oxfordshire. "Downton Abbey's" outdoor scenes are filmed in Oxfordshire.

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  • 29. 

    In season 3 of "Downton Abbey", where is Bates prison scenes filmed?

    • A.

      Liddington Castle

    • B.

      Lincoln Castle

    • C.

      Maen Castle

    • D.

      Barbury Castle

    Correct Answer
    B. Lincoln Castle
    Explanation
    The prison scenes in season 3 of "Downton Abbey" were filmed at Lincoln Castle.

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  • 30. 

    The opening theme to "Downton Abbey" is composed by who?

    • A.

      John Wilson

    • B.

      John Lunn

    • C.

      Malcolm Lockyer

    • D.

      Raymond Jones

    Correct Answer
    B. John Lunn
    Explanation
    The correct answer is John Lunn. John Lunn is the composer of the opening theme to "Downton Abbey".

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  • 31. 

    What is the name of the production company for "Downton Abbey"?

    • A.

      HandMade Films

    • B.

      Carnival Films

    • C.

      BBC Films

    • D.

      Film4 Productions

    Correct Answer
    B. Carnival Films
    Explanation
    Carnival Films is the correct answer because it is the production company for the TV series "Downton Abbey". Carnival Films is known for producing high-quality dramas, and they have been responsible for the production of all six seasons of "Downton Abbey". The company has a strong track record in the industry and has also produced other successful shows such as "Poirot" and "Whitechapel". Therefore, Carnival Films is the correct choice for the production company behind "Downton Abbey".

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  • 32. 

    Season 3 of "Downton Abbey", the family heads north to visit what castle in Scotland?

    • A.

      Balmoral Castle

    • B.

      Duneagle Castle

    • C.

      Invercauld Castle

    • D.

      Corgarff Castle

    Correct Answer
    B. Duneagle Castle
    Explanation
    In Season 3 of "Downton Abbey", the family heads north to visit Duneagle Castle in Scotland. This castle is a fictional location created for the show and serves as the home of the MacClare family. The visit to Duneagle Castle introduces new characters and storylines, adding depth to the overall plot of the season.

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  • 33. 

    What animated series has "Downton Abbey's" Michelle Dockery done voice over for?

    • A.

      Simpsons

    • B.

      South Park

    • C.

      Futurama

    • D.

      Family Guy

    Correct Answer
    D. Family Guy
    Explanation
    Michelle Dockery has done voice over for the animated series "Family Guy."

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  • 34. 

    "Downton Abbey's" Laura Carmichael was also in what 2011 film?

    • A.

      Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

    • B.

      Fast Five

    • C.

      The Hangover Part II

    • D.

      The Artist

    Correct Answer
    A. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
    Explanation
    Laura Carmichael, known for her role in "Downton Abbey," was also a part of the 2011 film "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy."

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  • 35. 

    "Downton Abbey's" Allen Leech was in what other TV series?

    • A.

      Luther

    • B.

      Doctor Who

    • C.

      Tudors

    • D.

      The IT Crowd

    Correct Answer
    C. Tudors
    Explanation
    Allen Leech, known for his role in "Downton Abbey," also appeared in the TV series "Tudors."

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  • 36. 

    "Downton Abbey's" Dan Stevens was also in what TV mini series?

    • A.

      Top of the Lake

    • B.

      Spartacus

    • C.

      Sense & Sensibility

    • D.

      Pride and Prejudice

    Correct Answer
    C. Sense & Sensibility
    Explanation
    Dan Stevens, known for his role in "Downton Abbey," was also part of the TV mini-series "Sense & Sensibility." This adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel follows the lives of the Dashwood sisters as they navigate love, loss, and societal expectations in 19th century England. Stevens played the character of Edward Ferrars, a kind-hearted and reserved gentleman who becomes involved in a complicated romantic entanglement with one of the sisters. His performance in "Sense & Sensibility" showcased his versatility as an actor and added to his growing list of notable roles.

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