Quiz: Are You Down With Downton? The TV drama Downton Abbey touches on many historical events as it traces the lives of an English estate's family and staff. The show's third season starts Jan. 6 on PBS; in the meantime, test your knowledge of its historical context — and some plot points — with our quiz.
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Quiz: Are You Down With Downton?

The TV drama Downton Abbey touches on many historical events as it traces the lives of a traditional English estate's family and staff. Members of the cast recently discussed the period drama, and their characters, with Morning Edition co-host David Greene.

The show's third season starts Jan. 6 on PBS Masterpiece Classic. In the meantime, test your knowledge of the show's historical context — and some of its plot points — with our quiz: