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Bonfire Night Quiz

Questions about Bonfire Night traditions and history. 10 Questions.

 
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1

Where was Guy Fawkes home town?

  • London
  • York
  • Cambridge

2

Which of these are not traditionally on the Bonfire Night menu?

  • Jacket potatoes
  • Toffee apples
  • Sausages

3

Which English town burns an effigy of Pope Paul V as well as Guy Fawkes?

  • Rye
  • Lewes
  • Canterbury

4

How was Guy Fawkes meant to be executed for his part in the Gunpowder Plot?

  • Burned at the stake
  • Hung, drawn and quartered
  • Beheaded

5

Which King of England was the intended target of the Gunpowder Plot?

  • King Charles I
  • King James I
  • King George I

6

Why was the date November 5th chosen by the conspirators?

  • It was the King's birthday
  • It was the State Opening of Parliament
  • It was St Catherine's Day

7

How many barrels of gunpowder did Guy Fawkes conceal under the House of Lords?

  • 22
  • 36
  • 48

8

In Ottery St Mary, Devon, barrels of what are carried through the streets?

  • Gunpowder
  • Ale
  • Tar

9

Which film features a character in a Guy Fawkes mask?

  • 28 Days Later
  • Surrogates
  • V for Vendetta

10

Which artist wrote a song called 'Remember', which included lines from the traditional Guy Fawkes rhyme?

  • Bob Dylan
  • John Lennon
  • Elton John

 

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