Holiday Traditions by Country
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Cranberry
100

In this country, an ugly, but kind, old witch is known as Befana (giver of gifts') controls giving the gifts

What is Italy?

100

Ice freezes at this temperature in Celsius

What is 0 degrees Celsius?

100

Thomas Jefferson refused to declare Thanksgiving a holiday because he believed firmly in the separation of these two entities

What is church and state?

100

In this popular holiday movie, the main character says, "It's a tid bit nippley outside"

What is National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation?

100

Cranberries are most often combined with this item in foods, sauces, and beverages.

What is sugar?

200

In this country, Christmas isn't really celebrated, but Kentucky Fried Chicken sure is! KFC is so popular that the chain asks customers to place their orders at least two months in advance.

What is Japan?

200

Dry ice is made of this substance

What is carbon dioxide?

200

Sarah Josepha Hale, the writer of this nursery rhyme, is responsible for Thanksgiving becoming a holiday

What is "Mary Had a Little Lamb"?

200

In this 1947 movie, Kris Kringle is put on trial

What is Miracle on 34th Street?

200

Cranberries grow in ____

What is bogs?
300

In this country, they ditch the elf and put this figure on the shelf. The male figurine's name is translated to the defecator, which makes sense since the porcelain doll is squatting with his pants down.

What is Spain?

300

Ice storms happen when ____ passes through warm and cold layers in the atmosphere

What is snow?

300

When the Thanksgiving parade made its big debut in 1924, it may not have had balloons, but it did have something that might be even crazier than balloons... ____

What is animals from the Central Park Zoo?

300

This actor was the star of the 1988 movie Scrooged

Who is Bill Murray?

300

Cranberries are 90% ____

What is water?

400

In this country, they cover their Christmas trees in spider webs

What is Ukraine?

400

This percentage of the Earth's landmass is covered in ice

What is 7%?

400

Even though the holiday had been celebrated on the fourth Thursday since Lincoln officially recognized the federal holiday decades before, this president bumped it up a week, and effectively added seven more shopping days to the holiday season to boost the economy, angering football coaches who had Thanksgiving games already scheduled and calendar-printers.

Who is President Roosevelt?

400

In this 1964 movie, Santa Claus defeats a group of aliens

What is Santa Claus Conquers the Martians?
400

Cranberries are submerged in water for this amount of time during their growing period

What is 12 hours?

500

In this country, one person will dress as a horse with an actual horse skull and is usually accompanied by a group of people. The group will go to homes singing carols in exchange for food and drinks.

What is Wales?

500

The name for an ice volcano

What is cryovolcanoes?

500

President George H.W. Bush pardoned the first turkey in 1989 after he noticed the 50-pound bird at his official Thanksgiving proclamation looked a little nervous. Presidents of the United States have upheld the decision since. After being pardoned, the turkeys go to this location

What is Disney World?

500

In National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Cousin Eddie has been unemployed for this period of time

What is 7 years?

500

Native Americans used cranberries, fat, and this meat to create survival cakes known as pemmican.

What is venison? 

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