How Much Do You Know About Christmas?

Christmas is a cherished favorite holiday, but how much do you know about this celebrated day? Take these 12 questions and put your Christmas know how to the test!
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During what era did Santa Claus become a Christmas tradition?
The Middle Ages
The Early 18th Century
The early 19th century
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Who is the character of Santa based upon?
Saint Nicholas of Myra
Saint Nicholas of Hamburg
Saint Nick of the Rhineland
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What year did churches adopt the tradition of singing Christmas carols?
1820
1750
1900
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What were the first artificial Christmas trees made out of?
Aluminum
Feathers
Branches
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How many Christmas cards are sent per year in just the United States?
100 million
10 billion
3 billion
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How many gifts do all of the gifts in 12 days of Christmas equal?
344
354
400
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Who declared December 25th as the official date of Christmas?
Pope Julius I
Pope Damasus
St. Mark
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How tall was the tallest cut Christmas tree ever?
150 feet
251 feet
221 feet
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When was the first year that Christmas trees were sold in the United States?
1900
1901
1850
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True or false: The British wear paper crowns while they eat Christmas dinner.
True
False
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What was the last state in the United States to declare Christmas an official holiday?
Texas
California
Oklahoma
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Question 12/12

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True or false:Teddy Roosevelt banned Christmas trees from the White House in 1901.
True
False
Result
It seems as if we have a bit of a Christmas catastrophe on our hands. Even though we are sure you love this spirited holiday, you still have a bit to learn about the history of Christmas. December 25th is coming up soon, time to hit the books!

C+, Christmas Catastrophe

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Congratulations! You are Christmas clever. You know this beloved holiday inside and out. We suspect it might be your favorite based on how well you know its history.

B+, Christmas Clever

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Three cheers for you! You are Christmas quick. Not many people have an aptitude for this holiday like you do. Not only do you know Christmas statistics, but you have got the history of this beloved holiday down.

A+, Christmas Quick

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1
During what era did Santa Claus become a Christmas tradition?
The Middle Ages
The Early 18th Century
The early 19th century
2
Who is the character of Santa based upon?
Saint Nicholas of Myra
Saint Nicholas of Hamburg
Saint Nick of the Rhineland
3
What year did churches adopt the tradition of singing Christmas carols?
1820
1750
1900
4
What were the first artificial Christmas trees made out of?
Aluminum
Feathers
Branches
5
How many Christmas cards are sent per year in just the United States?
100 million
10 billion
3 billion
6
How many gifts do all of the gifts in 12 days of Christmas equal?
344
354
400
7
Who declared December 25th as the official date of Christmas?
Pope Julius I
Pope Damasus
St. Mark
8
How tall was the tallest cut Christmas tree ever?
150 feet
251 feet
221 feet
9
When was the first year that Christmas trees were sold in the United States?
1900
1901
1850
10
True or false: The British wear paper crowns while they eat Christmas dinner.
True
False
11
What was the last state in the United States to declare Christmas an official holiday?
Texas
California
Oklahoma
12
True or false:Teddy Roosevelt banned Christmas trees from the White House in 1901.
True
False