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Christmas Trivia
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  1. In Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” what was the first name of Scrooge?

    Answer: Ebenezer 

  1. Which country did eggnog come from?

    Answer: England 

  1. Which real life person is Santa Claus based on?

    Answer: The Christian bishop St. Nicholas 

  1. Which country started the tradition of putting up a Christmas tree?

    Answer: Germany 

  1. How many ghosts show up in A Christmas Carol?

    Answer: Four 

  1. What is the name of the last ghost that visits Scrooge in A Christmas Carol?

    Answer: The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come

  1. What are the two other most popular names for Santa Claus?

    Answer: Kris Kringle and Saint Nick

  1. In Home Alone, where are the McCallisters going on vacation when they leave Kevin behind?

    Answer: Paris 

  1. What Christmas decoration was originally made from strands of silver?

    Answer: Tinsel 

  1. What Christmas carol does the Peanuts gang sing at the end of “A Charlie Brown Christmas?”

    Answer: “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”

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