If you missed my Christmas Quiz why not have a go, and see how much you know?
Here’s the answers….
1. Which Christmas Carol includes the lyrics ‘Shepherds quake at the sight, Glories stream from heaven afar’?
2 Which Mariah Carey song became US Christmas number One in 1993?
3 What Christmas related bird has a red chest?
4 How many of the reindeer names end with the letters ER?
Four: Donner, Dasher, Dancer, Prancer
5 What ‘A’ represents the first season of the Church year leading up to Christmas?
6 What aromatic gum resin is related to the baby Jesus, originates from an African tree and is burnt as incense?
7 In the Twelve Days of Christmas song, how many drummers were drumming?
8 How do you say Merry Christmas in French?
9 Who was Scrooge’s dead business partner in ‘A Christmas Carol’?
10 Complete the opening line to Band Aid’s ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas’: It’s Christmas time, and there’s…
…no need to be afraid…..
11 What Christmas related food is made from a mixture of apple, dried fruit, candied fruit, spices and suet?
Mincemeat – the filling traditionally used to make mince pies
12 What was the occupation of Saint Joseph?
13 Unscramble the following word to reveal one of the gifts presented to baby Jesus: YHRMR
14 Which fruit is traditionally used to make a Christingle?
15 Which female singer had a US Christmas number 1 in 1981 with ‘Physical’?
16 In which country is Lapland located?
17 Complete the title of the famous Christmas Carol: Ding Dong…
Merrily on High
18 What are the two main ingredients of a snowball cocktail?
Advocaat and lemonade
19 What feast beginning with ‘N’ recognizes the birth of baby Jesus?
20 As well as icing, what ‘M’ is traditionally used to decorate a Christmas cake?
HOW MANY DID YOU GET RIGHT?