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Shrove Tuesday Quiz

A fun quiz about Shrove Tuesday 12 Questions.

 
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In the UK, Shrove Tuesday is also known as?

  • Greedy Day
  • Sugar Day
  • Pancake Day
  • Jelly Day

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On what date did Shrove Tuesday fall in 2012?

  • 19th February
  • 18th February
  • 22nd February
  • 21st February

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What day traditionally follows Shrove Tuesday?

  • Full belly Wednesday
  • Ash Wednesday
  • Mourndy Wednesday
  • Rainy Wednesday

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The day following Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday, is the start of what?

  • Lent
  • Easter
  • Christmas build up
  • Planning for weekend

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Another name for Shrove Tuesday is what?

  • Maldi Gras
  • Mundi Gras
  • Modi Gras
  • Mardi Gras

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Yet another name for Shrove Tuesday is?

  • Lean Tuesday
  • Big Tuesday
  • Fat Tuesday
  • Thin Tuesday

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On Shrove Tuesday, what ingredients are used to make pancakes?

  • Flour, Sugar, Lemon
  • Flour, Sugar, Jam
  • Flour, Milk, Castor Sugar
  • Flour, Milk, Eggs

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How long is the period of fasting (lent), that follows Shrove Tuesday?

  • 40 days
  • 50 days
  • 30 days
  • 20 days

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Shrove Tuesday falls in the_______ week before Easter?

  • 5th
  • 4th
  • 7th
  • 6th

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In the UK, what kind of races are a fun event held on Shrove Tuesday?

  • Fun Runs
  • Egg Races
  • Cheese Chasing
  • Pancake Races

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In 2012, what UK University broke the world record for the largest pancake toss?

  • Oxford
  • Cambridge
  • Sheffield
  • Leeds

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In the UK, what fruit (or it's juice) is traditionally served with pancakes on Shrove Tuesday?

  • Orange
  • Lemon
  • Apple
  • Pineapple

 

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