Christmas Trivia Quiz I
Questions 1-10

Quiz Question #1

The first instrument on which the carol "Silent Night" was played was:
A) A harp
B) A pipe organ
C) A guitar
D) A kazoo

Quiz Question #2

In Guatemala, Christmas Day is celebrated:
A) On January 6
B) On December 25
C) On October 31
D) Never

Quiz Question #3

Electric Christmas tree lights were first used in:
A) 1944
B) 1895
C) 1976
D) 1492

Quiz Question #4

Good King Wenceslas was king of which country?
A) Abyssinia
B) England
C) Bohemia
D) Gondor

Quiz Question #5

Medieval English Christmas pantomimes did NOT include which character?
A) St. Nicholas
B) The Bold Slasher
C) Father Christmas
D) The Turkish Knight

Quiz Question #6

The name of Scrooge's deceased business partner
in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol was:
A) Bob Crotchet
B) Jerry Cornelius
C) Bill Sykes
D) Jacob Marley

Quiz Question #7

In North America, children put stockings out at Christmas time.
Their Dutch counterparts use:
A) Old hats
B) Beer mugs
C) Shoes
D) Stockings, just like everybody else!

Quiz Question #8

The poinsettia, a traditional Christmas flower, originally grew in which country?
A) Canada
B) China
C) Mexico
D) Spain

Quiz Question #9

Which name does NOT belong to one of Santa's reindeer?
A) Comet
B) Prancer
C) Blitzen
D) Klaxon

Quiz Question #10

In Syria, Christmas gifts are distributed by:
A) The Three Kings
B) Tom O'Bedlam
C) One of the Wise Men's camels
D) Father Christmas

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