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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. True or False

1. Sir Walter Ralegh was put into prison for doing what? -> Marrying one of the Queen's ladies in waiting
2. Ralegh is credited with bringing what famous poet from Ireland to England? -> Edmund Spenser
3. Ralegh founded which famous American colony? -> The Lost Colony
4. Which two staple crops did Ralegh bring back to Great Britain? -> Tobacco and potatoes
5. Sir Walter Ralegh died in what way? -> Executed for treason