Best holiday quiz ever!
Take some time to challenge family, friends and coworkers with this holiday quiz. You might even make it part of your holiday gathering or as an ice breaker for the office party. Enjoy!
Q: In Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” what was Mr. Scrooge’s first name?
Q: What Bing Crosby song is the best-selling single ever?
A: White Christmas
Q: In the early 1800s, the first gingerbread houses were reportedly inspired by what famous fairy tale?
A: Hansel and Gretel
Q: “Miracle on 34th Street” centers on what real-life department store?
Q: In the song “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer,” what “incriminating” evidence was found on Grandma’s back?
A: Claus marks
Q: In the 1964 classic “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” what was the name of Rudolph’s faithful elf companion?
Q: How many reindeer are featured in the poem “Twas the Night Before Christmas?”
A: Eight (no Rudolph!)
Q: What traditional holiday decoration is actually a parasitic plant?
Q: In “The Muppet Christmas Carol,” who played Scrooge? Hint: It wasn’t a muppet.
A: Michael Caine
Q: In the movie “A Christmas Story,” what was the name of the next-door neighbors whose dogs ate the Christmas turkey?
A: The Bumpuses
Q: Name the animatronic cassette-playing bear toy that every kid wanted for Christmas in the mid 80s.
A: Teddy Ruxpin
Q: In the TV special “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” what three words best describe the Grinch?
A: Stink, stank, stunkBack to issue