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100

Which film in the Paranormal Activity franchise was the most commercially successful?

Paranormal Activity 3

100

Which 1984 song asked, "Who you gonna call?"

Ghostbusters

100

What medieval English tradition inspired trick-or-treating?

All Souls Day. The poor would go “souling,” knocking on doors offering prayers for residents’ deceased loved ones in exchange for food.

100

What were the first-ever fun-size candy bars?

Snickers and Milky Way

100

What percentage of adults dress up for Halloween?

50%

200

What was the original title for Disney’s Hocus Pocus?

Halloween House—and it was more horror than comedy.

200

Which Beyonce song begins, "the winner is Beyonce Knowles, female pop vocalist..."

Haunted

200

What did Scottish women hang to see their future husbands on Halloween?

Wet sheets in front of a fire

200

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

Two pieces

200

When was Trick or Treat for UNICEF founded?

1950

300

What is the most commercially successful horror movie of all time?

It

300

Which film soundtrack features the song, This Is Halloween?

The Nightmare Before Christmas

300

Why did women look in mirrors while walking downstairs at midnight on Halloween?

To see their boyfriends

300

What is the most popular Halloween candy in America?

Skittles

300

When was Halloween first celebrated in the United States?

Around the 1840s. There was a flood of Irish immigrants fleeing from the potato famine

400

What is the most commercially successful horror franchise of all time?

Godzilla

400

The Fresh Prince and DJ Jazzy Jeff once released a song called A Nightmare on My Street. True or false?

True

400

What ancient Roman goddess is said to be honored on Halloween?

Pomona. The goddess of fruit and trees—many believe bobbing for apples on Halloween stemmed from Roman traditions to honor Pomona.

400

How many calories are in an average trick-or-treater’s Halloween stash?

11,000

400

What horror movie was the first American film ever to show a toilet on screen?

Psycho

500

What sort of mask does Michael Myers wear in the original Halloween?

William Shatner mask that they spray painted white.

500

What do the bullies Jay and Ernie have to sing at the end of the film, Hocus Pocus?

Row, Row, Row your boat

500

When is Halloween thought to have originated?

4000 B.C.

500

What was candy corn originally called?

Chicken Feed

500

What is the title of Agatha Christie’s mystery novel about a girl who is drowned in an apple-bobbing tub.

Halloween Party

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