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Christmas and Santa Claus Trivia Game !

 

So you think you know the origins of Saint Nicholas and Christmas!?  The difference between O'Hanlon & Hertha?  Nast & Knickerbocker?  Bari & Befana?  Try this Trivia Quiz to see how many questions you answer correctly!

Instructions:  Read the question, click on the answers and then on "Display Score" to see how you did.  If you need help or you want to see the correct answer, click on "Show Answers".  Click on "Play Again" to start a new Quiz.  Quizzes are never the same so you can play as many times as you like!   


1.  Who penned the New York Sun's famous reply to a young girl's question about the existence of Santa Claus?






2.  Which of the following explains why early Americans so eagerly adopted the Saint Nicholas figure from Dutch settlers?






3.  Santa owes a lot of his current traditions & habits to old Norse gods.  What were the names of the goats that carried Odin's chariot through the sky?






4.  Which of the following is NOT another name for the gift-giving spirit of Saint Nick?






5.  Which of the following has NOT been one of Santa's helpers through the ages?






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