''Happy New Year!''
Strange traditions
Traditions
Various
Trivia
100
In which country people say ''Bonne année''?
France
100
In which European country farmers wish their cows a happy new year?
Belgium
100
People wear clothes with this color to bring peace.
White
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
Adults often drink this 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 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 buildings with bread to get rid of evil spirits
Wall
400
Usually people let fly those colourful things to celebrate the new year.
Fireworks
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 ''Onnellista uutta vuotta!''?
Finland
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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