Christmas quiz

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Christmas quiz

  1. 1. Christmas Laura Reining Getter Põru
  2. 2. Twenty Questions 20 19 18 17 16 15 14 13 12 11 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
  3. 3. 1. What was the Christmas Old English name? <ul><li>Cristes Maesse </li></ul>
  4. 4. 2. When is Christmas dinner eaten? <ul><li>On the 25th December at midday </li></ul>
  5. 5. 3. Who popularised the Christmas tree in England? <ul><li>Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria </li></ul>
  6. 6. 4. What activity was popular among children at Christmas? <ul><li>Pantomimes </li></ul>
  7. 7. 5. What does the Christmas dinner consist of? <ul><li>A roast turkey, goose or chicken with stuffing and roast potatoes </li></ul>
  8. 8. 6. What was the only thing that people ate on the day before the Christmas feast? <ul><li>Frumenty </li></ul>
  9. 9. 7. When do the British send Christmas cards? <ul><li>During the weeks before the Christmas day </li></ul>
  10. 10. 8. Why did the Romans decorate their homes with evergreens at the festival of Saturnalia? <ul><li>To remind them of Saturn, their harvest god, to return the following spring </li></ul>
  11. 11. 9. Where and when was the first ever Christmas card posted? <ul><li>In England in the 1840s </li></ul>
  12. 12. 10. Why does Norway give Britain annually a large Christmas tree? <ul><li>England helped Norway during WWII </li></ul>
  13. 13. 11. When was the pulling of the Christmas crackers invented? <ul><li>In 1846 </li></ul>
  14. 14. 12. Who invented the Christmas crackers? <ul><li>A London baker </li></ul>
  15. 15. 13. How is the day after the Christmas known as in Britain? <ul><li>Boxing Day </li></ul>
  16. 16. 14. Who sacred the mistletoe? <ul><li>British Druids </li></ul>
  17. 17. 15. How many eggs do you need to make the Great British Pudding to serve six? <ul><li>Two eggs, plus two egg yolks </li></ul>
  18. 18. 16. What is the English gift giver called? <ul><li>Father Christmas </li></ul>
  19. 19. 17. When did the Christmas start in England? <ul><li>AD 596 </li></ul>
  20. 20. 18. Who brought the Christmas to England? <ul><li>St Augustine with monks </li></ul>
  21. 21. 19. What was Frumenty? <ul><li>A kind of porridge made of corn </li></ul>
  22. 22. 20. What are the songs that the English sing at the Christmas called? <ul><li>Carols </li></ul>
  23. 23. Thank You for Your attention

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