Do You Know Wacky Wedding Traditions?

Some wedding traditions have stood the test of time- others just don't make much sense at all! Do you know your wacky wedding traditions well? Take these 12 quiz questions and find out!
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Brides didn't always wear white. Who started the trend of wearing a white dress?
Queen Mary
Queen Victoria
Anne Boleyn
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Question 2/10

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Which wedding tradition has been observed by royal brides for over 100 years?
Sewing a four leaf clover into the wedding dress
Adding a sprig of myrtle to the bouquet
Wearing something lavender instead of blue
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What was not a traditional purpose of the wedding veil?
To ward off evil spirits
To hide an ugly bride
To keep the bride cool
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Who donned the most expensive wedding gown of all time?
Princess Diana
Angelababy
Kim Kardashian
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What used to be included in this litany of superstitious requirements that isn't often anymore?
Something blue
Lucky sixpence in the shoe
A garter belt
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In which country are the bride and groom not allowed to smile during the ceremony?
China
Congo
Canada
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In which country does the couple traditionally eat chocolate and champagne after the reception?
France
Italy
Russia
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Which of the following states still requires blood tests to obtain a marriage license?
Montana
Georgia
New Hampshire
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What was the traditional purpose of saving the top layer of the wedding cake?
To eat it on your first anniversary
To serve it at a baby's christening
To eat during the divorce
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Question 10/10

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Which country was the first to legally allow same-sex marriage?
Sweden
Netherlands
Brazil
Result
You may know the traditions that mark every wedding in the US- but you're not exactly clear on your wacky wedding customs just yet. Worry not, now that you've taken this quiz, you'll know wacky traditions better than most!

C+, Wacky Wedding Woes

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You clearly love a good wedding! Not only do you understand the traditions that everyone knows- but you're almost an expert on the wacky wedding traditions that few Americans are aware of. Go you!

B+, Wacky Wedding Wonder

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You're wacky wedding wise! Not only do you love a good wedding- but you're obviously quite cultured when it comes to the many customs and traditions of the world. Few know weddings quite as well as you do. Well done!

A+, Wacky Wedding Wise

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1
Brides didn't always wear white. Who started the trend of wearing a white dress?
Queen Mary
Queen Victoria
Anne Boleyn
2
Which wedding tradition has been observed by royal brides for over 100 years?
Sewing a four leaf clover into the wedding dress
Adding a sprig of myrtle to the bouquet
Wearing something lavender instead of blue
3
What was not a traditional purpose of the wedding veil?
To ward off evil spirits
To hide an ugly bride
To keep the bride cool
4
Who donned the most expensive wedding gown of all time?
Princess Diana
Angelababy
Kim Kardashian
5
What used to be included in this litany of superstitious requirements that isn't often anymore?
Something blue
Lucky sixpence in the shoe
A garter belt
6
In which country are the bride and groom not allowed to smile during the ceremony?
China
Congo
Canada
7
In which country does the couple traditionally eat chocolate and champagne after the reception?
France
Italy
Russia
8
Which of the following states still requires blood tests to obtain a marriage license?
Montana
Georgia
New Hampshire
9
What was the traditional purpose of saving the top layer of the wedding cake?
To eat it on your first anniversary
To serve it at a baby's christening
To eat during the divorce
10
Which country was the first to legally allow same-sex marriage?
Sweden
Netherlands
Brazil