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Ultimate Mothers Day Quiz!

How much do you know about Mother's Day?

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:Β  July 6th 2021

It's that special time of the year to absolutely spoil your mum – but how much do you know about the day itself? Take the quiz and find out!

1/17 A basket of white flowers

In Thailand, what is the most popular flower to be given as gifts on Mother's Day?

2/17 A woman in a red beret

What is Mother's Day called in France?

3/17 The earth

How many countries around the world celebrate Mother's Day?

4/17 Sandra Menace

Mother's Day was only introduced in the 1970s. True or false?

5/17 A religious statue with hands praying

In the Roman Catholic church, Mother’s Day celebrates...

6/17 A woman enjoying a big slice of cake
truTV’s At Home with Amy Sedaris | Giphy

Mother's Day is the busiest time of year for restaurants in the USA. True or false?

7/17 A colourful display of fresh flowers

Which flowers are most associated with Mother's Day?

8/17 Postman Pat
CBeebies HQ | Giphy

How many cards are typically sent on Mother's Day in the UK?

9/17 A woman celebrating

When is Mother's Day celebrated in the UK?

10/17 Melted chocolate

How much money is spent on chocolate at this time of year?

11/17 A vintage photo of a woman holding flowers

Which was the first country in the world to dedicate a day just for mums?

12/17 A woman dressed in red white and blue, waving USA flags
TipsyElves | Giphy

In which year did Mother's Day become a holiday in the United States?

13/17 Ancient Greece building with a Mother's Day banner and balloons

Ancient Greeks created festivals to celebrate their mothers. True or false?

14/17 SpongeBob SquarePants
SpongeBob SquarePants | Nickelodeon

Which of the following is not a traditional Mother's Day gift?

15/17 Medal

In the 1920s, which country awarded medals to mothers of large families?Β 

16/17 An old phone and happy emojis

Approximately how many phone calls are made on Mother's Day in the United States every year?

17/17 A daughter surprising her mum with a gift

What's the most popular gift bought for Mother's Day?

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