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The ethnic group that began festivities on October 31st.

the Celtic

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The most commercially successful Halloween movie of all time.

It

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The vegetable vampires supposedly despise.

garlic

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How many pieces of candy does the average house give to each trick-or-treater?

2

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The meaning of the word "Halloween"

Hallowed evening

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The character has appeared in more films than any other horror character

Dracula

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The pot witches use to boil herbs, create potions, and conjure spells.

a Cauldron

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common companions of witches and bringers of misfortune if they happened to cross your path

black cats

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What’s the colour order of a piece of candy corn, from the base to the point?

Yellow (base), orange (middle), and white (top)

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The origins of Halloween can be traced to this region of the world.

Ireland or Northern France

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The costume Lindsay Lohan wore to the Halloween party in the movie Mean Girls.

the Bride of Frankenstein

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According to old superstitions, people born on Halloween possessed this ability.

the ability to see and talk to spirits

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The most popular Halloween candy in America.

skittles

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The original purpose of Halloween.

to ward off ghosts and bad spirits

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How many years of bad luck would one get from breaking a mirror?

7 years

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The average calorie count in a trick-or-treater’s Halloween stash?

11,000

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The Pagan name for Halloween.

Samhain

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Also known as a skull, the bone found in our heads that is a symbol of Halloween.

the cranium

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The number of licks it takes, on average, to reach the center of a Tootsie Pop.

252

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