The Holiday History Quiz: 20 Questions on Festive Traditions

The Holiday History Quiz: 20 Questions on Festive Traditions

Question 1: Which Roman holiday is considered a precursor to Christmas?

A) Saturnalia

B) Lupercalia

C) Bacchanalia

Correct Answer: A) Saturnalia

Question 2: What plant is known as the Christmas flower?

A) Rose

B) Poinsettia

C) Holly

Correct Answer: B) Poinsettia

Question 3: Which country started the tradition of putting up a Christmas tree?

A) Germany

B) United States

C) France

Correct Answer: A) Germany

Question 4: Kwanzaa was first celebrated in which decade?

A) 1940s

B) 1960s

C) 1980s

Correct Answer: B) 1960s

Question 5: What is the main color associated with the Hindu festival Diwali?

A) Red

B) Blue

C) Yellow

Correct Answer: C) Yellow

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