Christmas
Thanksgiving
Halloween
Black History Month
Holidays
100

Finish the Lyrics

"We wish you a Merry Christmas and A Happy ___"

New Year

100

This large bird is the main part of a big feast. It takes people several hours to cook it. Which bird of a feather is known for saying "gobble"?

Crane

Duck

Turkey

Chicken

Turkey

100

What kind of candy, divided into three layers, is a popular treat around this time?

Candy corn

100

What month is Black History celebrated?

February

100

A tall thin man with a little beard, wearing a top hat, and red, white and blue clothing, steps on stage. Looks like he's getting ready to set off some fireworks. What is his holiday?

Christmas

Fourth of July

Easter 

Labor Day

Fourth of July

200

In England, children receive gifts from Father Christmas during this yule tide season. From whom do children living in America receive their gifts?

Santa Claus

200

What day of the week is Thanksgiving in the US usually celebrated on?

Monday

Friday

Thursday

Wednesday

Thursday

200

The word Halloween comes from which of the following?

All Hallow's Eve

Samhain

All Saints Day

Nothing, it's always been Halloween

All Hallow's Eve

200

Who didn't give up their seat to a white man on a Montgomery Bus in 1955?

Sojourner Truth

Rosa Parks 

Ida B. Wells 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Rosa Parks

200

Next is a big white rabbit with a basket of colored eggs that he's trying to hide, before the children wake up. His holiday is in the spring, but on a different day each year. What is his holiday?

Easter

Christmas

Groundhog Day

Presidents' Day

Easter
300

Which of the greetings below says "Merry Christmas" in Spanish?

Joyeux Noel

Maligayang Pasko

Buon Natale

Feliz Navidad

Feliz Navidad

300

Which one of these is NOT a pie that is usually served for Thanksgiving?

Sweet Potatoe

Pumpkin

Pecan

Bamboo

Bamboo

300

In the US, what three-word phrase do kids traditionally say to people at Halloween time in the hope of receiving candy?

Trick or Treat 

300

Who was the most famous conductor of the Underground Railroad?

Harriet Tubman

300

Next is a real person, maybe someone in your family or a neighbor, who gave his or her life serving our country. As you enjoy cookouts and ballgames on this holiday, pause and remember all who fought for their country. What is this person's holiday?

Easter

Arbor Day

Halloween

Memorial Day

Memorial Day

400

True or False

Everybody on earth celebrates Christmas on the 25th of December.


False

400

Many families have games and traditions they do after Thanksgiving dinner. Which one of these is NOT a common Thanksgiving activity?

an Irish jig

making a wish with a wishbone

sharing what each person is thankful for

enjoying a sports or football game

an Irish jig

400

According to legend, how do you kill a vampire?

Cremate it

Pound a stake through its heart

Bury it at a crossroads

All of these

All of these

400

Who was Martin Luther King, Jr's wife?

Harriet Tubman

Shirley Chisolm

Coretta Scott King

Angela Davis

Coretta Scott King

400

A man in a powdered wig and old fashioned clothes invites on stage another man who's tall and thin, with a top hat that makes him look even taller. "This holiday used to celebrate my birthday only," says the first man, "but I don't mind sharing." What is this holiday?

Christmas

Presidents' Day

Mothers' Day

Flag Day

Presidents' Day

500

Which of the below mentioned names is not another name for "Father Christmas?"

Scrooge 

Santa Claus

Saint Nicholas

Kris Kringle

Scrooge

500

Which people celebrated one of the first American Thanksgivings with Native Americans in 1621?

Pirates 

Catholic nuns

Pilgrims

Spanish explorers

Pilgrims

500

What phase of moon supposedly makes people act crazier and causes humans to turn into werewolves?

Quarter moon

Harvest moon

Half moon

Full moon

Full moon

500

What President signed The Emancipation Proclamation which freed the slaves?

George Washington

Thomas Jefferson

Abraham Lincoln

Andrew Jackson

Abraham Lincoln

500

A real person, a man wearing a suit and tie, steps up. He says, "My holiday is on my birthday in January, but I wish that people would remember year round the dream I had about black and white people getting along better." What is his holiday?

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Arbor Day

Thanksgiving

Fourth of July

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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