Holiday Trivia

Christmas Trivia Fun

1. What Christmas plant is “Viscum” used to label:

Mistletoe
Holly
Ivy
Sage

2. The name of Scrooge’s dead business partner:

James Willcot
John Mantis
Jacob Marely
Jimmy Booth

3. Which author made the remark “I gave them for Dinner a Piece of rost Beef and plumb Puddings – and after dinner half a Pint of strong Beer apiece. “:

Philip Larkin
James Woodforde
Samuel Johnson
Evelyn Waugh

4. Who tried to steal Christmas from the “Whos of Whoville” in the 1966 cartoon based on the Dr. Seuss Story?:

The Grinch
The Snowman
Hattie Jacques
Ian Holm

5. What was the film called in which Peter Auty sang Walking in the Air?:

The Grinch
The Snowman
Hattie Jacques
Ian Holm

6. What Christmas food is made from “marsh-whorts”:

Stuffing
Sweet Potatos
Marshmellows
Cranberry sauce

7. Which ocean is Christmas Island in:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean
Arctic Ocean

8. Who wrote the poem, “The Cultivation of Christmas Trees”:

Paul Thereaux
Walt Whitman
James Joyce
T S Eliot

9. Which continent is the turkey from:

South America
North America
Europe
Australia

10. In which author’s novel is it “always winter but never Christmas”:

C S Lewis
John Masefield
Jacob Marley
Sherlock Homes

Answers can be found here!  You can take the quiz there, too.

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Author: nancybond

A writer, photographer, naturalist from small town Nova Scotia, Canada.

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