McDonald’s Trivia Quiz – 15 Tasty Questions And Answers

Welcome to our McDonald’s Trivia Quiz! In this quiz, we’ll be testing your knowledge about one of the world’s most popular fast-food chains, McDonald’s. With over 38,000 restaurants in more than 100 countries, McDonald’s has become a household name and a cultural icon.

Through this quiz, you’ll get to learn about the history of McDonald’s, its iconic menu items, its marketing campaigns, and much more. With 15 questions, you’ll have the opportunity to showcase your knowledge about this beloved fast-food chain and maybe even learn something new.

So whether you’re a die-hard McDonald’s fan or just love a good burger and fries, this quiz is perfect for you. Get ready to put your McDonald’s knowledge to the test and see how much you really know about this global phenomenon. Let’s get started!

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  1. In what year was McDonald’s founded?
    • 1930
    • 1920
    • 1950
    • 1940
    The correct answer is 1940.
    McDonald’s was founded by Richard and Maurice McDonald in San Bernardino, California in 1940.
  2. Who were the original founders of McDonald’s?
    • Colonel Sanders
    • Dave Thomas
    • Richard and Maurice McDonald
    • Ray Kroc
    The correct answer is Richard and Maurice McDonald.
    Richard and Maurice McDonald founded McDonald’s in 1940 in San Bernardino, California.
  3. In what year did Ray Kroc join McDonald’s?
    • 1954
    • 1950
    • 1956
    • 1952
    The correct answer is 1954.
    Ray Kroc joined McDonald’s as a franchise agent in 1954 and eventually bought the chain from the McDonald brothers.
  4. What was the original menu item that McDonald’s was known for?
    • Hot Dogs
    • Fried Chicken
    • Burgers
    • Barbecue
    The correct answer is Barbecue.
    McDonald’s originally started as a barbecue drive-in, but later switched to a focus on burgers, fries, and milkshakes.
  5. What is the name of McDonald’s mascot?
    • Ronald McDonald
    • Colonel Sanders
    • Wendy
    • Burger King
    The correct answer is Ronald McDonald.
    Ronald McDonald is the clown mascot of the McDonald’s fast-food chain.
  6. How many countries have McDonald’s restaurants?
    • 50
    • over 100
    • 75
    • 200
    The correct answer is over 100.
    McDonald’s has restaurants in over 100 countries around the world.
  7. What is the name of McDonald’s charity organization?
    • Happy Meal Helpers
    • McDonald’s Foundation
    • Burger Cares
    • Ronald McDonald House Charities
    The correct answer is Ronald McDonald House Charities.
    Ronald McDonald House Charities provides support and resources to families with sick children.
  8. Which country has the highest number of McDonald’s restaurants outside the United States?
    • Japan
    • China
    • United Kingdom
    • Canada
    The correct answer is Japan.
    Japan has the highest number of McDonald’s restaurants outside the United States.
  9. What is the name of the meal specifically designed for children at McDonald’s?
    • Tiny Meal
    • Kid’s Meal
    • Junior Meal
    • Happy Meal
    The correct answer is Happy Meal.
    The Happy Meal is a meal specifically designed for children, usually including a toy.

  1. In what year did McDonald’s introduce the drive-thru service?
    • 1975
    • 1980
    • 1965
    • 1990
    The correct answer is 1975.
    McDonald’s introduced the drive-thru service in 1975 in Sierra Vista, Arizona.
Reveal Answers 1 To 10
  1. What is the name of McDonald’s signature burger?
    • Cheeseburger
    • Whopper
    • Big Mac
    • Quarter Pounder
    The correct answer is Big Mac.
    The Big Mac is McDonald’s signature burger, consisting of two beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, and onions on a sesame seed bun.
  2. How many employees does McDonald’s have worldwide?
    • over 2 million
    • 500,000
    • 750,000
    • 1 million
    The correct answer is over 2 million.
    McDonald’s has over 2 million employees worldwide.
  3. In what year did McDonald’s open its first restaurant in Russia?
    • 2000
    • 1990
    • 1975
    • 1980
    The correct answer is 1990.
    McDonald’s opened its first restaurant in Russia in 1990.
  4. What is the name of McDonald’s breakfast sandwich featuring a round egg, Canadian bacon, and cheese?
    • Sausage McMuffin
    • Egg McMuffin
    • Breakfast Burrito
    • Bacon, Egg & Cheese Biscuit
    The correct answer is Egg McMuffin.
    The Egg McMuffin is a McDonald’s breakfast sandwich featuring a round egg, Canadian bacon, and cheese on an English muffin.
  5. Which famous basketball player had a McDonald’s meal named after him in 1992?
    • Michael Jordan
    • Larry Bird
    • Shaquille O’Neal
    • Magic Johnson
    The correct answer is Michael Jordan.
    The “McJordan” meal was named after Michael Jordan in 1992 and included a burger, fries, and a drink.
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