The Mary Rose Christmas Quiz - Round 3: General Knowledge

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The Mary Rose Christmas Quiz - Round 3: General Knowledge

Hopefully you’re all familiar with our blogs, both on the Huffington Post and this very website, but have you been reading them? This quiz should help us find out…


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Mary Rose was the first ship to bear the name.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 2. 
    The Mary Rose cost the equivalent of £8,000,000 pounds to build
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 3. 
    No attempts were made to recover the Mary Rose after her loss in 1545
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 4. 
    The Mary Rose has been mentioned by name in Doctor Who
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 5. 
    Mary Rose crew members Richard Baker, Robert Grygges, William Oram and Marmaduke Colman, were hanged for attacking a Portuguese merchant vessel while under the influence of alcohol.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 6. 
    Henry VIII’s Mary Rose was the only ship of that name to sink.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 7. 
    The ship’s dog had brown fur.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 8. 
    Charles Barker, hired to investigate why fishing nets were becoming snagged on the seabed in 1836, became the first person to see the Mary Rose since a Tudor monarch was on the throne.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 9. 
    Members of the Carew family died at both the first and last battles the Mary Rose fought in.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

  • 10. 
    The Battle of the Solent ended when the Mary Rose sank.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Nobody Knows

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