The Pirate Quiz

Jan 31, 2023

The Pirate Quiz
Arrr, me hearties! Just when you thought it was safe to go back out on the water the Jolly Roger is seen through the spyglass.


A little fun quiz about the world of ‘Privateers’ for you today.

QUESTIONS

1. Which pirate is shown on the famous bottle of spiced rum owned by British alcohol conglomerate, Diageo?

2. According to the traditional pirate song, how many men were on the Dead Man’s Chest?

3. The ship named ‘Queen Anne’s Revenge’ was the flagship of which infamous pirate of the early 18th Century?

4. Often quoted by many a pirate’s parrot, what other name was given to a Spanish Dollar?

5. What metal was a Spanish Dollar made from?

6. Which author wrote, ‘Treasure Island’ and the dreaded character, ‘Long John Silver’?

7. What type of sword with a slightly curved, slashing blade and sharp point would no self respected pirate be seen battling without?

8. In Peter Pan, what Pirate ship was captained by Hook?

9. Which actress played Morgan Adams, the daughter of a pirate in the 1996 film, ‘Cutthroat Island’?

10. Which female pirate and shield maiden was married to the legendary Viking, Ragnar Lothbrook, and participated in his raids?

 

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ANSWERS

1. Which pirate is shown on the famous bottle of spiced rum owned by British alcohol conglomerate, Diageo?
CAPTAIN MORGAN

2. According to the traditional pirate song, how many men were on the Dead Man’s Chest?
FIFTEEN

3. The ship named ‘Queen Anne’s Revenge’ was the flagship of which infamous pirate of the early 18th Century?
BLACKBEARD aka EDWARD TEACH (Either name will get you a point)

4. Often quoted by many a pirate’s parrot, what other name was given to a Spanish Dollar?
PIECES OF EIGHT (It was a coin worth eight Spanish reales)

5. What metal was a Spanish Dollar made from?
SILVER

6. Which author wrote, ‘Treasure Island’ and the dreaded character, ‘Long John Silver’?
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

7. What type of sword with a slightly curved, slashing blade and sharp point would no self respected pirate be seen battling without?
CUTLASS

8. In Peter Pan, what Pirate ship was captained by Hook?
THE JOLLY ROGER

9. Which actress played Morgan Adams, the daughter of a pirate in the 1996 film, ‘Cutthroat Island’?
GEENA DAVIES

10. Which female pirate and shield maiden was married to the legendary Viking, Ragnar Lothbrook, and participated in his raids?
LAGERTHA (She became a raider after being rescued by Ragnar according to the account in ‘Gesta Danorum’)

 

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