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Christmas and Santa Claus
History Trivia Questions

So you think you know all about
Santa, Saint Nicholas and Christmas?
Then play the Christmas History trivia game!

Try this Yuletide Trivia Quiz to see how many questions you answer correctly!
Instructions:  Read the questions, click on the answers and then on "Display Score" to see how you did.  click Show Answers to see the correct answer and comments.  Then click on New Questions! to start a new Quiz with new questions!


1.  By what name do most people know the poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" today?






2.  Santa's present-day "habits" evolved from many sources.  For example, Santa's habit of coming down the chimney to deliver presents is said to have roots in all of these but one. Which one?






3.  Why is the day after Christmas also known as "Boxing Day"?






4.  Which of the following is true about the origin of candy canes?






5.  In the original "A Visit from St. Nicholas", which of these reindeer is called out by name?






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