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Guerlain: Quiz


Question 1: Widely heralded as the first "modern" perfume, Jicky was among the first perfumes to incorporate synthetic odorants (vanillin and ________) in its composition, and is described by some as being the "ultimate" fougère.

Question 2: Guerlain is among the oldest ________ houses in the world[1].
PerfumeIncenseEssential oilFragrance extraction

Question 3: Perfumes by Guerlain are often said to be inspired by the scent of confections, as a result of a common ________ and amber accord in many of their fragrances.

Question 4: The House of Guerlain was founded in 1828, when Pierre-François Pascal Guerlain opened his perfume store on 42, rue de Rivoli in ________.
Évry, EssonneVersaillesMarseilleParis

Question 5: Jacques Guerlain also composed Vol de Nuit (1933) (a heavy oriental) as a tribute to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and ________.
CCM AirlinesAigle AzurAir Tahiti NuiAir France

Question 6: Shalimar (1925): Named after the garden in ________, built by Shah Jahan in memory of his wife, Shalimar is one of the first perfumes to successfully incorporate large amounts of vanillin in its composition.
LahorePunjab (Pakistan)MultanKarachi

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