Mothering Sunday Quiz (Courtesy of the Mother’s Union)
What food is most associated with Mothering Sunday?
A) Sunday Roast B) Eggs C) Simnel cake
In Ancient Greece, which goddess was celebrated on
Mothering Sunday? A) Artemis B) Hestia C) Rhea
Mother’s Ruin’ is a common British name for which
alcoholic drink? A) Gin B) Vodka C) Brandy
In which Indian city, did Mother Theresa found her missionary?
A) Mumbai B) Varanasi C) Calcutta
How many cards are sent for Mothering Sunday in the UK
A) 10 million B)30 million C)45 million
In which year did Marie Curie become the first woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize?
A) 1925 B)1903 C)1910
Mother of Pearl is a common name for?
A) Nacre B) Jewel C) Stone
Who was the Mother of Queen Elizabeth the first?
A) Anne Boleyn B) Mary, Queen of Scots C) Mary 2nd
Which popular Mothering Sunday flower do Christians believe were made from the tears of Mary when she wept for Jesus on the Cross?
A) Sunflowers B) Daffodils C) Carnations
When did women get the parliamentary vote in the UK?
A) 1918 B) 1917 C) 1916