Halloween quiz – Halloween is nearly upon us and it is time to get the fancy dress costumes, pumpkins and sweets out.
Halloween has become traditionally known as a holiday where children and adults partake in activities such as such as dressing up, trick-or-treating and going to Halloween parties. However, there is interesting facts and knowledge surrounding this festival. We’ll be giving you all the best trivia in our Halloween quiz below; this may come in handy for any Halloween get-togethers.
- What is the word Hallowe’en an abbreviation of?
All Hallows’ Eve
- What ancient Celtic festival did Halloween originate from?
- What would you traditionally bob for at Halloween parties?
- What were Jack O’Lanterns carved from before pumpkins were used?
- When were Halloween greetings cards first made?
- What is a group of witches called?
- Some people claim to be real vampires: true or false?
- What does the old English word ‘Hallow’ mean?
- What is the traditional Scottish name for Hallowe’en, which derives from the name of Celtic God Samana?
- What is the day after Hallowe’en called?
All Souls’ Day
All Saints’ Day
All Sinners’ Day
- What do pumpkins grow on?
- What was Dr. Frankenstein’s first name?
- Where do real vampire bats live?
North and South America
- Where did bobbing for apples originate?
- Where does ‘trick-or-treating’ come from?
Hunting and preying
Souling and guising
Hiding and seeking