Royal Wedding Quiz No. 1: Are you a royal expert?

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Watch out longtime royals fans: The glut of coverage ahead of Prince William and Kate Middleton‘s wedding Friday has turned quite a few commoners into newly minted experts on the bride, the groom and much of the royal family as well.

No surprise there: Microscopic scrutiny comes with the territory. But how do you rate?

When is the wedding? How many carats is Kate’s ring? Think you know? Then test your smarts.

Take Royal Wedding Quiz No. 1 >>


Post your score in comments, and perhaps post a few questions of your own. We’ll be back with new quizzes daily leading up to the big event.


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Top photo: Royal-family fans Terry Hutt, left, and a reclined Jennifer Hawkins, right, prepare to sleep in their tent in front of London’s Westminster Abbey late at night on April 26, 2011. We bet the folks already camping out ahead of the royal wedding would likely ace our quiz. Credit: Gero Breloer / Associated Press