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Fun Christmas Quiz

Christmas traditions and celebrations. Have a go at this fun Quiz 12 Questions.

 
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1

Who is said to have made the Christmas Tree popular in England?

  • Richard II
  • Queen Victoria
  • Prince Albert

2

When and where did the tradition of kissing under the mistletoe start?

  • A Jesus' birth, as there was mistletoe in the barn
  • In England in the 17th century
  • In America in the 19th century

3

This might be a myth. The socialist song "The Red Flag" shares the tune of "O Christmas Tree". Which political figure was enraged on hearing the family tree playing the tune?

  • Ronald Regan
  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Harry Truman

4

Christmas was officially abolished by Oliver Cromwell's Puritan government in England in which year?

  • 1547
  • 1647
  • 1747

5

Widow Twankey is the name of a pantomime dame. Ian McKellen played her in which pantomime at the Old Vic in 2005?

  • Puss in Boots
  • Peter Pan
  • Aladdin

6

In Australia, what season does Christmas occur in?

  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring

7

On what day do the Swedish celebrate Christmas?

  • January 6th
  • December 24th
  • December 26th

8

In the story of the Nativity, who wasn't present in the barn on Jesus' birth?

  • The Magi
  • The Shepherds
  • The Ox

9

St Nicolas is the name for Father Christmas for some people. But for which group of people is he the patron saint?

  • Unmarried women
  • Babies
  • Sailors

10

Two of the Magi, or Three Wise Men, were called Bathazar and Kaspar. What was the third one called?

  • Mercutio
  • Benedick
  • Melchior

11

Tannenbaum is the German word for which Christmassy thing?

  • A Christmas tree
  • Tinsel and baubles
  • A Christmas pudding

12

The Eastern Orthodox Church celebrates Christmas on which day?

  • 7th January
  • 1st January
  • 31st December

 

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