Do You Know Know These Thanksgiving Myths?

Thanksgiving is full of myths and misinformation, but do you know what's real and what's false? Take these 10 questions and find out!
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Fact or myth: The First Thanksgiving lasted only one day.
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Fact or myth: The Pilgrims enjoyed a plentiful bounty of corn.
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Fact or myth: The Plymouth settlers were called Pilgrims.
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Fact or myth: Thanksgiving has been celebrated in some form or another ever since that first day.
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Fact or myth: Thanksgiving is celebrated on the same day as the Pilgrims celebration.
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Fact or myth: The turkey we eat today is much different than that of the 17th century.
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Fact or myth: The Pilgrims invited the Native Americans to the harvest.
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Fact or myth: Turkeys were named after their importers-the Ottoman Turks.
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Fact or myth: The First Thanksgiving was actually just a harvest celebration.
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Fact or myth: Our Thanksgiving is the same as the Pilgrims.
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Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you are Thanksgiving myth moot! While you may have gotten a few of the basics right on this quiz, you've still got a ways to go before you can call yourself a full blown Thanksgiving expert.

C+, Thanksgiving Myth Moot

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Based on the results of this quiz, you possess a great deal of Thanksgiving myth mastery! Sure you may not be the world's foremost expert on Thanksgiving myths, but you're well on your way!

B+, Thanksgiving Myth Mastery

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Based on the results of this quiz you are the Thanksgiving myth master! Well done! When it comes to the history of this storied holiday, you know your stuff. Go ahead and pull out a bit of your wisdom at the Thanksgiving dinner table this year.

A+, Thanksgiving Myth Master

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Fact or myth: The First Thanksgiving lasted only one day.
Fact
Myth
2
Fact or myth: The Pilgrims enjoyed a plentiful bounty of corn.
Fact
Myth
3
Fact or myth: The Plymouth settlers were called Pilgrims.
Fact
Myth
4
Fact or myth: Thanksgiving has been celebrated in some form or another ever since that first day.
Fact
Myth
5
Fact or myth: Thanksgiving is celebrated on the same day as the Pilgrims celebration.
Fact
Myth
6
Fact or myth: The turkey we eat today is much different than that of the 17th century.
Fact
Myth
7
Fact or myth: The Pilgrims invited the Native Americans to the harvest.
Fact
Myth
8
Fact or myth: Turkeys were named after their importers-the Ottoman Turks.
Fact
Myth
9
Fact or myth: The First Thanksgiving was actually just a harvest celebration.
Fact
Myth
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Fact or myth: Our Thanksgiving is the same as the Pilgrims.
Fact
Myth