Knife: Quiz

Question 1: In Europe the first single edged knives appeared during the middle ________.
Bronze Age BritainBronze AgeAncient Near EastDeverel-Rimbury culture

Question 2: One method of opening is where the blade exits out the front of the handle point-first and then is locked into place (an example of this is the ________).
Buck KnivesGravity knifeBowie knifeSwitchblade

Question 3: Modern knives may be made from many different materials such as alloy tool steels, ________, ceramics, and titanium.
AramidNylonCarbon fiberAsbestos

Question 4: Boning knife: A knife used for removing the bones of poultry, meat, and ________
Fish anatomyPelagic fishForage fishFish

Question 5: ________ is similar to laminate construction.
Wrought ironPattern weldingCrucible steelDamascus steel

Question 6: Knives were used at least two-and-a-half million years ago, as evidenced by the ________ tools.
AcheuleanStone toolOldowanLower Paleolithic

Question 7: ________ handles are more easily cared for than wooden handles, but can be slippery and become brittle over time.
Polyvinyl chloridePolycarbonatePlasticPolystyrene

Question 8: The earliest knives were made by knapping (percussive flaking) of rock, particularly harder rocks such as obsidian and ________.

Question 9: In ________ a black-handled knife placed under the pillow is used to keep away nightmares.

Question 10: Bread knife: A knife with a serrated blade for cutting ________
BreadMedieval cuisineBreakfastRice

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