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The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd

The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd


by Sir Walter Ralegh

The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd: Trivial Pursuit: Sir Walter Ralegh & Co. Quiz

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Q. Sir Walter Ralegh was put into prison for doing what?

Finding El Dorado and not telling anyone
Conspiring with the Spanish to take over the English throne
Marrying one of the Queen's ladies in waiting
Writing terrible poems
Q. Ralegh is credited with bringing what famous poet from Ireland to England?

Edmund Spenser
Christopher Marlowe
James Joyce
King James I
Q. Ralegh founded which famous American colony?

The Lost Colony
Q. Which two staple crops did Ralegh bring back to Great Britain?

Tea and spices
Tobacco and potatoes
Tomatoes and opium
Silk and yak's milk
Q. Sir Walter Ralegh died in what way?

Of old age
Murdered by his wife
Executed for treason
Froze to death in the wanton fields