The Country Life Editor’s Christmas Quiz for 2021: See all the answers

Get the answers to our 2021 Christmas Quiz.

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So that was 2021

1) Debenhams

2) His mother

3) Cambridge

4) Sienna Elizabeth

5) Good Morning Britain

6) November

7) Amazon

8) Uber drivers

9) Virginia Wade

10) £100


Nature

1) Red squirrel

2) Vitamin C

3) Hedgehogs, hazel dormice, bats

4) Petrichor

5) Fly


Art

1) L. S. Lowry

2) Triptych

3) Mona Lisa

4) Bronze

5) London (National Portrait Gallery)


Picture round: Name the rare breed

1) Jacob sheep

2) Tamworth pig

3) Bagot goat

4) Suffolk Punch

5) Buff Orpington

6) Belted Galloway

7) Golden pheasant


Sport

1) Ayr

2) Four

3) Cresta Run

4) Wear it

5) 22


Food and drink

1) Red

2) Soya bean

3) Sauté

4) Nougat

5) Brandy


Music

1) Conductor

2) Katrina and the Waves (1997)

3) Tuba

4) Salzburg

5) Venus


Stage and screen

1) Guys and Dolls

2) Fred Flintstone

3) Carey Mulligan

4) Shrew

5) Banks


We wish you a merry Christmas

1) Four (Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future)

2) 3pm

3) Paris

4) December 25

5) Three (Dasher, Dancer, Donner)


Good enough to eat…? Name the British dish

1) Cornish Yarg

2) Eccles cake

3) Jellied eel

4) Jam roly-poly

5) Stargazy pie

6) Laverbread


Literature

1) The Hobbit

2) Nevermore

3) Tom Wolfe

4) Beowulf

5) Westward Ho!


History

1) A crown

2) Ford (Model T)

3) Elba

4) First English Civil War (1642–46)

5) George III


Science

1) Compound

2) Brain

3) A meteor

4) Silver

5) Earth


Name that (Christmas) tune… purely from the lyrics

1) White Christmas

2) Last Christmas

3) Jingle Bell Rock

4) Blue Christmas

5) Do They Know It’s Christmas?