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100

Children get to open a "door" every day leading up to Christmas Eve.

What is an advent calendar (Adventskalender)?

100

This drink is made up of apple juice and soda water.

What is 'Apfelschorle'?

100

The most famous and important German writer.

Who is Johann Wolfgang von Goethe?

100

It means "You're welcome" but also "Please".

What is 'bitte'?

100

The number of German states. 

What is 16?

200

October 3rd marks this national holiday.

What is German Unity Day (Tag der deutschen Einheit)?

200

The most popular kind of meat eaten in Germany. 

What is pork?

200

He invented the first car.

Who is Karl Friedrich Benz?

200

This case uses the direct object.

What is Akkusativ?

200

The highest mountain range in Germany. 

What are the Alps (Alpen)?

300
The four Sundays before Christmas.

What is Advent?

300

This dish was invented in Berlin by Turkish immigrants.

What is Döner (kebab)?

300

This German immigrant to the US is considered one of the inventors of jeans.

Who is Levi Strauss?

300

In German, a rooster makes this noise.

What is 'kikeriki'?

300

The year East and West Germany were unified. 

What is 1990?

400

Be prepared to clean your shoes/boots the night before this holiday.

What is Nikolaustag (St. Nikolas Day)?

400

This dish was the German attempt at copying Italian pasta.

What is 'Spätzle'?

400

These brothers collected German fairytales from all over the country, many of which inspired Disney movies.

Who are the Brothers Grimm?

400

This German state is considered to be the place where people speak high German (accent free).

What is Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony)?

400

This city was the capital of West Germany.

What is Bonn?

500

It is considered bad luck to congratulate early on this (annually repeating) life event.

What is a birthday?

500

Is given as a housewarming gift.

What are bread and salt?

500
This German basketball player was one of NBA's best and played for Dallas.

Who is Dirk Nowitzki?

500

Children's daycare happens in this 'garden'.

What is a Kindergarten?

500

The year the German Empire was founded. 

What is 1871?

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