I am the Trivia Master | 12 Bits of Christmas Trivia

I was asked by my work to emcee a recent event. The main part of my job for the evening was to do some trivia questions and award some prizes. And being the lover of trivia that I am, I thought I’d share the questions that I chose with you.

How many do you know?

The Questions

  1. Name the Norse god killed by a sprig of mistletoe that launched our mistletoe-inspired kissing tradition.
  2. Name Santa’s 9 Reindeer.
  3. In the song “The 12 Days of Christmas,” what is given on day eleven?
  4. Name Tiny Tim’s father from Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.
  5. In the song “Go Tell It on the Mountain,” what are we supposed to tell?
  6. In “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” what is the name of Rudolph’s father?
  7. In “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” what does Lucy want instead of toys?
  8. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer got his start as a coloring book made available by what department store?
  9. In some Alpine countries, St. Nick is joined by what mythical beast-like creature?
  10. From what modern-day country did the historical St. Nicholaus hail?
  11. What US state was the first to make Christmas an official holiday?
  12. How many sides does a snowflake have?

Keep scrolling for the answers. christmas_sweater_1

The Answers

  1.  Baldur
  2. Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and Rudolph
  3. Eleven Pipers Piping
  4. Bob Cratchit
  5. That Jesus Christ is born
  6. Donner
  7. Real Estate
  8. Montgomery Ward’s
  9. Krampus
  10. Turkey
  11. Alabama
  12. Six

There you go. Now your life is a little richer and you have even less space in your brain for important things.

Have a Merry Christmas!

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