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Downton Abbey Quiz#4

 
Try your hand at these questions having to do with customs of the day
 
1. Where would Lord and Lady Grantham conventionally sit at the dining room table?
At opposite ends
At the same end
In the middle
 
2. After the war, many aristocratic families like the Granthams were strapped for cash. Which of the below is not one of the reasons:
Increases in income tax and death duties
A decline in agricultural revenues
The rise of cheap imports from around the world
The inability to raise rents because of rent control
 
3. The series is filmed at Highclere Castle, set on 1,000 acres in Hampshire—a landmark estate open to the public in the summer. True or False: The kitchen and the servants' quarters are shot in a London studio because those parts of Highclere are now too modern.
True
false
The rise of cheap imports from around the world
The inability to raise rents because of rent control
 
4. At Society weddings such as that of Mary and Matthew, what was predominately given to the bride by her parents, her in-laws, and close friends?
Cash
Land
Jewelry
The use of yachts and houses abroad for the honeymoon
Silver and china services
 
5. The kitchen staff of the great houses ate at one big table with the "upstairs" staff.
True
False
Jewelry
The use of yachts and houses abroad for the honeymoon
Silver and china services
 
 
 
     
 
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