''Happy New Year!''
Strange traditions
Traditions
Various
Trivia
100

In which country people say ''Onnellista uutta vuotta!''

  Finland

100

In which European country farmers wish their cows a happy new year!

Belgium

100

Usually people let fly those colourful things to celebrate the new year.

  fireworks

100

Where does the New Years Eve ball drop EVERY New Year?

New York

100

Which island named after a man that makes things with dough and pastry does NYE happen last on this earth?

Baker Island

200

In which country people say ''с новым годом!''

  Russia

200

In Romania they throw these things into the river to get good luck.

  coins

200

Grown-ups often drink this drink to celebrate the new year's starting.

  champagne.

200

What is the most common ritual on New Years Eve?

countdown at midnight

200

Up until 1750, what day was New Year's Day? January 1, February 15 or March 21?

ANSWER: March 21. Up until 1750, spring was considered the beginning of the year which is March 21

300

In which country people say '' Glückliches Neues Jahr!''

  Germany

300

In Spain, if you can manage to stuff 12 of those fruits in your mouth at midnight you’ve achieved good luck for the next year.

  grapes

300

Lots of people eat it, because they think that this food brings a good luck.

  fish

300

The first New Years Eve was celebrated 4000 years ago by whom? 4,000 years ago by Babylonians 4,000 years ago by Swiss 4,000 years ago by US 4,000 years ago by UK 4,000 years ago by Hebrew

Babylonians

300

"Toasting" began in what country? England, France or America?

England

400

In which country people say ''Felice Anno Nuovo or Buon anno!''

  Italy

400

In Ireland they hit this part of building with bread to get rid of evil spirits

  wall

400

People left it on the table over the night for the forebears.

  food

400

What is the traditional New Years Eve song?

Auld Lang Syne

400

Auld Lang Syne is language from what country? Wales, Scotland or Ireland?

Scotland

500

In which country people say ''Laimīgu Jauno gadu!''

  Latvia

500

In which country in Europe they celebrate the New Year by dropping ice cream on the floor.

  Switzerland

500

Across the world this is the first day of the new year

  January 1st

500

New Years Eve ends at what time?

12 am

500

What is the diameter of the ball that drops in Times Square? 6 feet,10 feet or 100 feet?

6 feet and it weighs 1,000 pounds.

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