History of Coffee: Facts & Timeline


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Where is coffee natively grown?

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1. According to legend, who discovered coffee?

2. Through which markets did coffee first enter the global economy by the 17th century?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Where does coffee come from and who might have been the first person to ever drink it? You will need to know these types of facts in order to successfully answer the questions posed on this quiz/ worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Topics you will find addressed on this quiz include:

  • Where coffee is natively grown
  • Who discovered coffee
  • Which markets were used to bring coffee to the global economy in the 17th century
  • Where coffee was first grown in the Americas
  • When Americans started drinking coffee

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as from which country coffee originated
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding through which markets coffee was brought to the global economy
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about who first drank coffee and when Americans started to consume this beverage

Additional Learning

For more eye-opening information about this topic, you can refer to the lesson History of Coffee: Facts & Timeline. This lesson will teach you:

  • How many cups of coffee are consumed around the world daily
  • When people began to roast the bean inside the fruit to make coffee
  • What coffee houses were and where they were prevalent
  • Who brought the first coffee plants to the Americas