Quiz: The Burberry Quiz
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The Burberry Quiz
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About This Quiz

Burberry may rank high in the fashion world today, but the company's roots come from kitting up soldiers and adventurers. Take our quiz to learn more about Burberry, past and present.

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Which of these items is most closely associated with the Burberry name?
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What year did Burberry introduce gabardine, its famous waterproof fabric?
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Which of these groups was the first to embrace Burberry?
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What year did Burberry patent its Tielocken coat?
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How many days would an average soldier have to work to buy a Burberry trench during World War I?
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What year was Thomas Burberry born?
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What year did Burberry launch his famous brand?
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When did Burberry launch its first London location?
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What does the word "<i>prorsum</i>" in the Burberry logo stand for?
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When did Thomas Burberry retire, leaving the company in the hands of his sons?
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True or false: Burberry didn't add a lining to trench coats until the 1960s.
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True or false: The Burberry tartan is officially called "Burberry" according to the Scottish Register of Tartans.
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True or false: Burberry focused heavily on womenswear starting in the 1920s.
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What city inspired the famous Burberry scarf?
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What was the first item Burberry splashed with its famous plaid?
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How many different Burberry scarf designs were available by the 1990s?
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What percentage of company sales were due to exports in the '80s?
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What was the No. 1 country for Burberry exports in the 1980s?
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What did Burberry call its first women's collection?
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True or false: Burberry's women's line was a major flop for the company.
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What name did Burberry give its runway line in 1999?
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What country revoked Burberry's trademark on its iconic tartan?
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What was the Burberry it-piece of 2014?
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What Burberry perfume was inspired by the trench coat?
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How long does it take the company to make each trench coat today?
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When did Burberry introduce its Scarf Bar?
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How many different trench coat combinations are offered by Burberry Bespoke?
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What were Burberry's annual sales in the year ending March 2016?
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True or false: Unless you buy a custom jacket, you can only get the Burberry trench in traditional khaki.
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Which of these is NOT a traditional color in Burberry plaid?
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