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Do You Know The History Of Christmas?

Have a go at these Christmas trivia quiz questions!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  November 9th 2021

How much do you know about the history of the Christian Christmas festival?

1/10 Snowman and presents

What day of the year is Twelfth night?

2/10 Scrooges tombstone and snow

Who wrote A Christmas Carol in 1843?

3/10 Boars head on white background

Which of these would rich Tudors have enjoyed at Christmas?

4/10 Christmas pudding

During WW2, what did people eat instead of Christmas pudding? (Because of rationing)?

5/10 Christmas tree

True or False: Queen Victoria and her husband Albert popularised the Christmas Tree in Britain?

6/10 Statue of Oliver Cromwell

Who tried to ban Christmas?

7/10 Carol singers

What was 'Wassailing'?

8/10 Map of the UK on white background

Which country in the UK still had to go to work on Christmas day up until the 1950s?

9/10 Band performing

Who sings 'I wish it could be Christmas Everyday'?

10/10 Christmas Truce Statue

During WW1, a famous 'Christmas Truce' took place, when soliders put down their weapons and celebrated together. But which year did it take place?

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Amazing! You're a christmas expert! You know all about its history and origins!

Well done result thumbnail

Well done! You must be a big fan of Christmas!

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Not bad, but you could always learn more!

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Uh oh, someone's clueless when it comes to Christmas History! Have another go!