1. What is your age? Under 18 Years Old 18 to 24 Years Old 25 to 30 Years Old 31 to 40 Years Old 41 to 50 Years Old 51 to 60 Years Old Over 60 Years Old 2. What is your gender? Male Female 3. Which of the following is NOT a popular holiday song? Jingle Bells Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Frosty the Snowman Snowflakes Keep Falling on my Head Silent Night, Holy Night 4. A candy-cane is traditionally bi-colored (two colors). Which two colors are the most traditional for candy-canes? Orange and Teal Fuchia and Raw Umber Black and White Red and White Eggnog and Jade Copper and Off-Black 5. In the world of department stores, shopping malls, and bargain chains, which November holiday gets slighted with none to minimal displays and merchandise? Groundhog Day The Fourth of July Thanksgiving Day Epiphany Fathers' Day Labor Day 6. How does one dash through the snow (as in "Jingle Bells")? with a knapsack on my back on a bike with Doris Day in a one-horse open sleigh in a one horse-apple sleigh in a jeep with Tammy Faye in a pair of make-shift snow-shoes 7. "How still we see thee lie." The song-writer was referring to O Little town of ________. Pottersville Appleton Bethlehem Abilene Nazareth Constantinople 8. In "How the Grinch Stole Christmas", the Whos would sit down for a feast of Who-pudding and Who-____________. Chipped Beef Roast-Beast Roast Beef Chimichangas Corned Beef Bratwurst 9. Where does Santa allegedly live? The South Pole Siberia The North Pole Narnia The Magnetic North Pole Tibet 10. In "'Twas the Night Before Christmas", we are told Santa's round belly shook when he laughed "like a bowl full of _______." jelly jello chitlings oysters pudding marshmallow spread 11. Accurately complete the title to the holiday favorite: "Deck the Halls with ____________..."
Mom's Spaghetti Peanut Butter Boughs of Holly Lights and Glitter Great Balls of Fire Vermicelli 12. Santa is said to judge people by the following criterion: Whether they're _______ or _______. happy or sad nasty or cool wicked or weird naughty or nice callous or cool industrious or lazy 13. What's the missing word in these lyrics: "Frosty the Snowman, was a jolly happy soul / With a corncob pipe and a ________ nose, and two eyes made of coal."
carrot button radish bloody turnip gumdrop 14. Which is not a traditional tree-topper? A star An angel Green slime A special ornament 15. A local radio station plays back-to-back holiday music. Perhaps you've heard this song too. Fill in the blank: "I'm getting ______ for Christmas..." nut spread coal money lutefisk nuthin' nunchucks 16. According to legend, which is NOT a name of one of Santa's reindeer? Dasher Dancer Prancer Nixon Rudolph Comet 17. Complete this line from "The Twelve Days of Christmas": "...and a partridge in ________ tree." a fig an elm a pear an oak a cherry a pine 18. True / False The tradition of the Yule Log is the custom of a family gathering together to read a log of Yul Brynner's acting career. True False 19. What season immediately precedes (comes before) Christmas? Advent Epiphany Lent Pentecost Reformation 20. In the folksong "We Wish You a Merry Christmas", one of the verses is a request for food. What food item is requested? Oh, bring us a Cornish pasty... Oh, bring us some apple streusel... Oh, bring us some Jello pudding... Oh, bring us vanilla pudding... Oh, bring us a figgy pudding... Oh, bring us a fiery pudding... 21. In the same song, the next verse is related to the food request. Which verse traditionally follows the above-mentioned food verse? We're quite pleased, should you supply it... Godspeed now and God be with you... A cup-full to feed the orphans... We won't go until we get some... God bless the master of this house now... A hae-penny to go with it... 22. "Joy to the World!" exuberantly proclaims "let earth receive her _______." The missing word is: Messiah Lord Sword Peace Savior King 23. A verse in "In the Bleak Midwinter" starts out "What can I give him, poor as I am?" and concludes "but what I can I give him: ___________." Fill in the blank! gold, frankinscence and myrrh give my heart give my tithe give my life give my mind give my all 24. True / False Saint Nicholas was the bishop of Myra in Lycia (which is presently in modern Turkey). True False 25. In the holiday song "Another Tender Tennessee Christmas", the refrain comments: "Well I know there's more snow up in _______ than my roof will ever see..." Fill in the blank. Massachusettes ol' Idaho Colorado Minnesota Nova Scotia Maine, well, you know, 26. How do you correctly spell the name of the Christmas plant which often has red leaves accompanying the green leaves? pointsetter pointsetta poinsetta poinsettia poinsettier poynsettah 27. In John Lennon's song "Happy Christmas", what phrase is sung over the words: "And so this is Christmas / And what have you done..."? Mama, don't go_____! / Daddy come home! Christ is Savior! / Hallelujah! / Christ is Lord / A-men War is over / If you want it / War is over / Now Every day / In every way / It's getting better and better! Cold turkey___ / Has got me___ / On the run! I'm just sittin' here watching the wheels go round and round... 28. In the Beach Boys song "Little Saint Nick" we are informed of a brilliant observation. What is it? Christmas comes this time each year Christmas comes before New Year's Day Santa can surf the Arctic Ocean Reindeer are not able to run Way up north the air gets thin Mistletoe is a plant 29. What is the first line of the first verse of the song "Silver Bells"?
"_____________ dressed in holiday style..." City streetlights, even stop lights Country backroads, rural backroads City slickers, country hickers Country bumpkins with their pumpkins City sidewalks, busy sidewalks City sidewalks, busy shoppers 30. A traditional Christmas dinner in early England was a bear's head prepared with HP sauce a bear's head prepared with ketchup a boar's head prepared with mustard a boar's head prepared with mayonnaise a fox's head prepared with vinnegar goose prepared with Grey Poupon dijon mustard 31. Whose birthday is celebrated by millions of people on December 25th? Brett Favre Julius Caesar Pope John Paul II Matin Luther Jesus Christ John Calvin 32. What gifts are known to have been brought to the Babe in Bethlehem? Gold, Silver & Bronze Lamb, Potatoes & Berries Figs, Dates and Raisins Gold, Frankincence & Myrrh Sandalwood, Frankincence & Myrrh Fine Woven Fabrics, Unleavened Bread & Six Water-pots of Stone filled with Wine 33. During Epiphany we celibrate God's revealing Himself to the __________. Please give the best answer. Hebrew people Gentiles Hittites Canaanites Romans Egyptians 34. After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea (during the time of King Herod), how many Magi came to visit the recently born king of the Jews? Please give the most accurate answer. Three Seven Twelve Forty One We don't know 35. What messenger was sent just before the Messiah came, to prepare His way? Elisha Aaron John the baptizer Azor the father of Zadok Methuselah Pontius Pilate 36. True / False The abbreviation of "Xmas" for Christmas can be explained by the fact that "Christ" in Greek (Christos) begins with the Greek letter "chi", which appears similar to our letter "X." Hence, the "X" is the initial of "Christ." True False 37. The first postage stamp to commemorate Christmas was issued in 1937. In what country was it issued? Australia Austria England Germany USA USSR 38. In "It's a Wonderful Life", which expression is frequently used? Good grief I wish I had a green-back dollar! Great Caesar's ghost! Like, wow, man! Hee-Haw! Ach Du Lieber 39. "The snow lay on the ground, the star shone bright / when Christ our Lord was born on Christmas night / Venite adoremus Dominum..." is a Traditional _________ Carol. Fill in the blank, please. Irish Latvian Italian German Finnish Mongolian 40. Many of the scenes in "Its a Wonderful Life" take place in this ficticious town: Grovers Corners Bedford Park Wexford Park Beford Falls Niagra Falls Seneca Park 41. In the Charles Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol", what was Mr. Scrooge's first name? Arlen Ebenezer Hezekiah Jeremiah Oliver Methusalem 42. Who was not a ghost in Dicken's classic "A Christmas Carol?" the ghost of Christmas presents the ghost of Christmas future old Marley's ghost the ghost of Christmas future the ghost of Christmas present