American Blue Jeans Quiz

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America Loves Blue Jeans


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Before doing the quiz: download and read the script of the radio programme about  Blue Jeans in America; listen to it; do the quiz; All the tasks are made to check how well you understood and remembered the text. Pay attention to the details. Good luck!

  • 2. 

    Some people like to buy jeans that look fresh and new.  Others like to buy new jeans that are torn and look old. What kind of jeans do you like? Let us know.  Type about your preferences here. Use 80-100 words. If you want, you can email about that to [email protected].

  • 3. 

    Which answer below defines jeans?

    • A.

      Pants made of a strong cotton cloth called denim

    • B.

      pants made with rivets

    • C.

      Pants made from leather with rivets

    • D.

      Pants worn by miners

    Correct Answer
    A. Pants made of a strong cotton cloth called denim
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "pants made of a strong cotton cloth called denim." Jeans are a type of pants that are specifically made from a durable cotton fabric known as denim. This fabric is known for its strength and durability, making it suitable for casual and rugged wear. Jeans are typically characterized by their blue color and are a popular choice for everyday clothing.

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  • 4. 

    Fill the correct answer below You might find jeans for 15 dollars in an American ___________ store.

    Correct Answer
    discount
    Explanation
    It is a store that sells goods at less than the normal retail price

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  • 5. 

    Levi Strauss is considered the first person to design jeans. 

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Levi Strauss did not invent jeans, but he is considered the first person to make and sell great numbers of them.

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  • 6. 

    Select the best answer that fits the gap. The pants that Levi Strauss sold were especially useful for ______________ in California.

    • A.

      Miners

    • B.

      Diners

    • C.

      Riders

    • D.

      Cowboys

    Correct Answer
    A. Miners
    Explanation
    Levi Strauss sold pants that were especially useful for miners in California. Miners were individuals who worked in the mines, extracting valuable minerals and metals. These pants would have been durable and practical, designed to withstand the harsh conditions and physical demands of mining work. Given the historical context of the California Gold Rush, where thousands of people flocked to the region in search of gold, it makes sense that Levi Strauss would cater to this specific group of workers.

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  • 7. 

    Choose the correct variants to fill in the gaps?   Writer  James Sullivan says that jeans represnt two American values: _______ and _______ .

    • A.

      Creation

    • B.

      Rebellion

    • C.

      Creativity

    • D.

      Revolution

    Correct Answer(s)
    B. Rebellion
    C. Creativity
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "rebellion" and "creativity". According to writer James Sullivan, jeans represent two American values: rebellion and creativity. Jeans have historically been associated with a sense of rebellion and nonconformity, as they were initially worn by counterculture groups such as cowboys and rock musicians. Additionally, jeans have become a symbol of creativity and self-expression, as individuals can customize and personalize their jeans through various styles and designs.

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  • 8. 

    What can you see in the picture? 

    • A.

      Rivets

    • B.

      Buttons

    • C.

      Strasses

    • D.

      Stars

    Correct Answer
    A. Rivets
  • 9. 

    Which words can be used in the space? What _________ American clothing or fashion?

    • A.

      Defines

    • B.

      Characterizes

    • C.

      Describes

    • D.

      Decides

    • E.

      Illustrates

    • F.

      Prescribes

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. Defines
    B. Characterizes
    E. Illustrates
    Explanation
    The question is asking for words that can be used to describe or explain American clothing or fashion. The words "defines," "characterizes," and "illustrates" all fit this context as they can be used to provide a clear understanding or representation of American clothing or fashion.

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