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50

At what temperature does it snow?

32 degrees F

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How many zeros are in a million?

Six

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According to the song, what did my true love give to me on the eighth day of Christmas?

Eight maids a milking

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What is the largest state in the United States?

Alaska

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Vocab: a short and striking or memorable phrase used in advertising.

 Slogan

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The author of a Christmas Carol?

Charles Dickens

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How many turtle doves were given in the song "The 12 Days of Christmas" ?

2 Turtle Doves

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How much did Elon Musk pay for Twitter?

44 billion dollars

100

What color would coca-cola be if the black color wasn't added?

green

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How many cm are in m?

100 cm

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Name the animatronic cassette-playing bear toy that every kid wanted for Christmas in the mid-80s.

Teddy Ruxpin

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Which country started the tradition of putting up a Christmas tree?

Germany

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When is thanksgiving?

The 4th Thursday of November

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According to the 1946's Christmas classic "It's a Wonderful Life", what happens every time a bell rings?

An angel gets its wings

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Who is "nipping at your nose" when you go outside during the winter?

Jack Frost

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This watch company has a pointed crown as its logo.

Rolex

200

What Christmas beverage is also known as “milk punch?”

Eggnog

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Why do so many people wear red on Chinese New Year?

A) It's fashionable B) It's lucky C) It is a sign of wealth D) It is Santa's color

B) It's lucky

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What degree is a right angle?

90 degrees

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In what modern-day country was Saint Nicholas born?

Turkey

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What year was the first Thanksgiving?

1621

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What are potato pancakes that are made during Hanukkah called?

Latkes

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Which animal is known as the 'Ship of the Desert"?

Camel

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What land animal has the largest eyes?

Ostrich 

300

Famous street in New York where business is conducted. 

Wall street 

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 How many letters are there in the English alphabet?

26

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Which animal is known as the king of the jungle?

Lion

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What does the abbreviation CEO  stand for?

Chief executive officer.

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In B2B e-commerce, what does B2B stand for?

Business to business 

300

Who is the first Disney princess with a tattoo?

Pocahontas

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What do Dutch children leave out for Santa to fill with presents?

Wooden Shoes

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Before 1939, what was the official name of Thailand?

Siam

400

Name 2 spices used to make gingerbread cookies.

Ginger, cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg

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What do bees collect and use to create honey?

Nectar

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What does the abbreviation CV stand for? 

curriculum vitae

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What does the abbreviation  IT mean?

Information technology 

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What do biologists study ?

Life

400

The periodic table of elements has this many elements.

118

400

Name the largest planet of our Solar System?

Jupiter

400

The Krone is the currency of this country.

Denmark

500

Name one of the top 5 highest-grossing (makes the most money) Christmas movies. (According to IMDB 2018)

Home Alone, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, The Grinch, The Polar Express, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York

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What famous ocean liner sank back in 1912?

The Titanic

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What Christmas-themed ballet premiered in Saint Petersburg, Russia in 1892?

The Nutcracker

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What is the most important custom associated with Hanukkah?

The lighting of the menorah, a candelabra with eight branches plus a holder for the shammash (“servant”) candle that is used to light the other eight candles.

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Who celebrated the first thanksgiving?

The Plymouth colonists and the Wampanoag

500

Put the letters in the correct order to make the word: NEEGNGNIERI

ENGINEERING

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How do you say "Merry Christmas" in Spanish?

Feliz Navidad

500

This chess piece cannot move in a straight line.

Knight

600

In The Matrix, does Neo take the blue pill or the red pill?

Red

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Who directed the movie “Schindler’s List”?

Steven Spielberg

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According to the folklore of Austria and other countries, what horned figure punishes naughty children at Christmastime?

Krampus

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In which series of films can you see a character named Frodo Baggins?

Lord of the Rings

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What is the only U.S. state that is an island?

Hawaii

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Name at least one Hebrew letter that is on a dreidel.

Nun, Gimel, Hay and Peh (Shin)

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Define the abbreviation CFO

chief financial officer 

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The Mariana Trench is found in this ocean.

Pacific

700

In The Polar Express, who can hear the bell ring?

Only those who believe 

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Is plain wrapping paper recyclable?

YES! Unless it has glitter

700

What bird lives in Antarctica and cannot fly?

penguin

700

What do snakes smell with?

Their tongue

700

What is the "top" that children play with during Hanukkah called? 

Dreidle

700

Name at least 1 of the principles celebrated during Kwanzaa.

  • Umoja (Unity) 
  • Kujichagulia (Self-Determination)
  • Ujima (Collective Work and Responsibility)
  • Ujamaa (Cooperative Economics)
  • Nia (Purpose) 
  • Kuumba (Creativity)
  • Imani (Faith)
700

What is a lie detector called?

A Polygraph

700

Which play of Shakespeare’s is the longest?

Hamlet

1000

Name the author who inspired the movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

Dr. Seuss

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About how many packages per day does UPS deliver during the holiday?

A) 25,000 B) 500,000 C) 3,000,000 D) 28,000,000

D) 28,000,000

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What traditional Christmas decoration is actually a parasitic plant?

Mistletoe

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What well-known Christmas carol became the first song ever broadcast from space in 1965?

Jingle Bells

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Name 3 of Santa's reindeer. 

Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and Rudolph

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What is the biggest selling Christmas single of all time?

"White Christmas" by Bing Crosby

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Which country has played in every World Cup?

Brazil

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What is our General Manager's first and last name? Must be the correct spelling. 

Virginia McKenna

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