Christmas
Thanksgiving
Hanukkah
Kwanzaa
Yule
100

What plant is most often placed in peoples homes and decorated for Christmas?

A tree! A pine tree. Fun fact, the earliest known decorations for trees were apples!

100

Where was the first Thanksgiving?

Plymouth, Massachusetts 

100

How many days does Hannukah last?

8

100

When is Kwanzaa celebrated?

December 26th through January 1st

100

Who celebrates Yule?

Germans and other Europeans 

200

Who is the guy that climbs down the chimneys?

Santa - Saint Nickolas 

(Probably a safety hazard. Don't try this at home)

200

What Christmas song was originally a Thanksgiving song?

Bonus 100!! What song was created in connection to Thanksgiving?

Jingle Bells!


Bonus: Mary Had a Little Lamb!

200

How many candles are on the menorah?

Bonus 50!! What is the ninth candle named?

9. 

The ninth candle is called the shamash.

200

What does Kwanzaa mean?

First fruits of the harvest

200

What plants are most often used to decorate for Yule?

evergreen, ivy, mistletoe, and holly

300

What was tinsel once made of? (What did tinsel used to be made of?)

Real silver!!

300

Which president refused to recognize Thanksgiving?

Thomas Jefferson 

300

What does each side of the dreidel have on it?

A letter, that signifies parts of the Hebrew religion.

300

How many symbols are there for Kwanzaa?

Bonus 25 for every 1 named!!

Seven.

Bonus 25** for every 1 they can name!


300

What does Yule represent?

The battle between the Oak King and the Holly King. Also, the birth of the sun. 

400

How was Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer created?

Bonus 100* If you can name every single other reindeer. 

Rudolph the Reindeer was created by the U.S. department store Montgomery Ward to get children to buy Christmas coloring books, however, his nose was not red. 

400

What type of meal was inspired by Thanksgiving?

TV Dinners!

400

What war led to the creation of Hannukah?

Bonus 50!!! Why were the 8 days significant after the war?

The Maccabean War. 

There was an oil lamp at the temple cleansed after the war that was meant to burn for only one day, but lasted for eight. This was called the miracle of the oil.

400

Who created Kwanzaa?

Dr. Maulana Korenga

400

What day does Yule take place?

On the winter solstice

500

If you add up all the gifts given in the Twelve Days of Christmas, how many gifts are there total?

364 gifts! 1 day short of a year. 

500

How many turkeys are eaten on Thanksgiving? 

46 million

500

When did Hanukkah become a major Jewish Holiday?

The late 1800s

500

What do the green and red candles of Kwanzaa represent?

The red represent the struggles of slavery, and the green represent the freedoms of the future.

500

Why is the Yule Log burned?

Two reasons: To guide Sunna on her longest trip around the world, and to keep the family warm on this long night.

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