Pancakes on blue patterned plate

Pancake day quiz: How much do you know about Pancake Day? 

This year pancake day will take place on Tuesday 13th February – and we can’t wait! You might love the excuse to gobble pancakes for breakfast lunch and dinner, but how much do you really know about the special day? Test your knowledge now! Don’t forget to compare your results with friends to see who got the best score…

Question 1 out of 10:

Which of these are the correct ingredients for making basic pancakes?

Bowl with ingredients in it, flour and eggshells to the side of it
Question 2 out of 10:

There’s a town in the south of the UK that celebrates pancake day by holding races with pancakes and pans in the town square! True or false?

Pancakes steaming in pan
Question 3 out of 10:

In the UK, what is pancake day also known as?

Pile of steaming pancakes
Question 4 out of 10:

Pancake day’s name comes from the word ‘shriving’, which means what?

Blueberry and banana pancakes on a red plate
Question 5 out of 10:

What is the original pancake day celebrating?

Stack of small pancakes with blackberries and yoghurt
Just a quick random question – you don’t have to answer it if you don’t want to.

Did you know there is LOADS more on mused?

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A photograph of many people dressed as different Spider-man and Spider-woman all posing in a superhero pose

Yes! I’ve seen a bunch of stuff I’m keen to check out! 25%

I’ve only seen more things at the end of a quiz, but it looked cool 6%

Oh really? I’ve only done this one thing – where is it all? 19%

No, but I’m not that fussed – happy just to do this one thanks! 50%

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Question 6 out of 10:

 Pancakes used to be used as face masks to help clear skin. True or false?

Women with face mask applied while laying down in spa
Question 7 out of 10:

The record of pancake flips in one minute is…

Stack of syrupy pancakes
Question 8 out of 10:

What is the French word for pancake?

Close up of a crepe with icing sugar and chocolate
Question 9 out of 10:

Where did pancakes originate from?

Photo of Earth from outer space
Question 10 out of 10:

The UK’s favourite pancake topping lemon and sugar – true or false?

Lemon on yellow background

Are you ready to get your results?