Winter Trivia/Answers

Amanda Kiel, News Editor

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  1. The Rockefeller Christmas Tree in New York is an iconic holiday landmark. In which two years was the Rockafeller tree sourced from Wayne, NJ?
    1. 1995 and 2000
    2. 2000 and 2005
    3. 1995 and 2003
    4. 2001 and 2005
  2.  How many years does it take to grow the average Christmas tree?
    1. 3
    2. 5
    3. 7
    4. 9

 

  1. Which holiday is celebrated on a different date each year?
    1. Boxing Day
    2. Hanukkah
    3. Christmas
    4. Winter Solstice

 

  1. Which holiday decoration was originally a parasitic plant?
    1. Evergreen trees
    2. Poinsettias 
    3. Mistletoe 
    4. Orchids 

 

  1. What are the colors of Kwanzaa?
    1. Black, red, green
    2. Black, red, blue
    3. Black, orange, red
    4. Yellow, green, blue
  2. For the coming Lunar (Chinese) New Year, the animal sign will be the…
    1. Chicken
    2. Rat
    3. Pig
    4. Ox
  3. What is the name of the Hindu festival of lights?
    1. Diwali 
    2. Holi
    3. Geeta Jayanti
    4. Dussehra

 

  1. As the clock chimes midnight to ring in the New Year, a Spanish tradition involves eating twelve of what(one for each chime)?
    1. Grapes 
    2. Seeds
    3. Peanuts 
    4. Almonds 

 

Answers: 

  1. D
  2. C
  3. B
  4. C
  5. A
  6. B
  7. A
  8. A