QUIZ AN­SWERS

BBC History Magazine - - Miscellany / Christmas Quiz -

IT HAP­PENED IN 2018

1. Box­ing gloves 2. A John Bart­lam teapot 3. Mary Beard and Si­mon Schama 4. Bos­worth 5. Robert Burns

2019 AN­NIVER­SARIES

6. My­ton in York­shire 7. Edg­cote 8. King Henry VIII 9. Sa­muel Pepys stopped writ­ing his di­ary 10. Robin­son Cru­soe

11. Napoleon Bon­a­parte and the Duke of Welling­ton 12. St Peter’s Fields, Manch­ester 13. Mo­han­das Gandhi 14. Save the Chil­dren 15. Michael Collins

SAINTS AND AN­GELS

16. Lin­coln 17. St Al­ban 18. St Ed­ward the Mar­tyr 19. He was a dog 20. Kate ter Horst, an Ooster­beek house­wife who tended Bri­tish wounded dur­ing the bat­tle of Arn­hem in Septem­ber 1944 21. Sal­is­bury 22. The An­gel of the North 23. Thomas Becket

FUN AND GAMES

24. Mo­nop­oly 25. The Lewis Chess­men 26. Hide and Seek 27. A crossword puz­zle 28. Conkers with horse chest­nuts

FES­TIVE ART

29. The Book of Kells 30. The Chapel of King’s College, Cam­bridge 31. Charles Dick­ens’s A Christ­mas Carol 32. Winch­ester Cathe­dral 33. San­dro Bot­ti­celli

EAT, DRINK AND BE MERRY

34. They all stage goose (or goosey) fairs 35. Potato crisps 36. McDon­ald’s restau­rant 37. He was First Sea Lord when the Royal Navy rum ra­tion was abol­ished 38. Tinned stew 39. Marzi­pan 40. Ab­sinthe

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