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Updated on Jul 9, 2020. Posted on Jul 6, 2017

You Can Only Eat Dinner If You Get 8/11 On This Quiz

There are like 50 types of fork.

  1. How should knives be placed on the table?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Knives are placed to the right of the service plate, with the blade pointing towards it.

  2. Where on the table should the bread plate be placed?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The bread and butter plate is placed above and to the left of the service plate.

  3. How would you position your knife and fork to alert the host or staff that you did not enjoy your meal?

  4. In what order should cutlery be used?

  5. Which number in the image below represents the dessert spoon?

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  6. How would you place your knife and fork if you thought the meal was excellent?

  7. Which type of fork may be placed on the right hand side of the place setting?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The seafood fork is the only fork that may be placed on the right.

  8. Which number in the image below represents the water goblet?

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    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    The others are the champagne flute, red wine glass, white wine glass, and sherry glass, respectively. The water glass is always to the far left, with whichever glasses are present then placed in their positions around it.

  9. Which type of wine glass should you only ever hold by the stem?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Red wine glasses have a wider globe and can be cupped in the palm of your hand if you choose, while white wine glasses have a longer stem and cylindrical globe and should only be held by the stem.

  10. Which of these is a fruit fork?

  11. How should salt-and-pepper shakers be placed?

    Correct! 
    Wrong! 

    Since more people use salt than pepper, the salt should generally be placed to the right of the pepper, so it closer to the right hand. Salt and pepper should never be used before first tasting the food.

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