Quiz 3 The Absolute Beginner’s Quiz of the Regency Period You have no clue about history? Never mind! Try this quiz about the Regency (period, not hotel chain) and find out how much you already know about this thrilling era. Click on the "next"-button to start the quiz. 1) The Regency period is dated from 5th – 15th century 1811 – 1820 1901 – 19102) The most exclusive club of the High Society of London was called MacDonald’s Almack’s The Regency Club3) In the Regency period, George, Prince of Wales was acting as a Regent for is ill father, who was King George III King John King Arthur4) Today’s modern men's suit, worn with a necktie, is credited to Field Marshall Arthur Wellington, who also created the Wellington boot Queen Mum Beau Brummell, the leading dandy5) Which of the following ladies was n-o-t a writer of novels in the Regency period? Mary Shelley Joanne K. Rowling Jane Austen6) In the first years of the Regency period, England was at war with which nation and its sovereign? France and its emperor Napoleon Bonaparte Egypt and its king Tutankhamun Japan and its shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu7) Which of the following drinks was a liqueur prepared with peach or cherry kernels, and thought to be a proper drink for ladies? Ratafia Ratatouille Rattan8) A phaeton, a barouche and a landaulet were clothing dishes carriages9) Popular sports for gentlemen were Power-knitting and Olympic watercolour-painting Hunting, boxing and cockfighting Football, Bungee jumping, diving10) A celebrity star of the Regency period was Lord Byron, poet Lady Gaga, singer Lord Fauntleroy, novel characterThank your taking the quizz. Please click on the "submit"-button below to see your results.