Christmas Quiz Christmas Quizzes December 17th 2020December 17th 2020admin Welcome to our Christmas Quiz! On 25th December each year, over 2 billion people (over a third of the world’s population) will celebrate the birth of Christ. In about 305 AD, Pope Julius I, bishop of Rome, proclaimed December 25th as the official celebration date for the birthday of Christ. Since then, many customs and traditions have grown up around Christmas. Why not test your knowledge on these traditions with our short quiz? After taking the quiz, we will show the answers with some background on each question. If the questions seem tough, have a quick brush-up on your festive knowledge by reading our article on Christmas and Christmas Trees and our Facts about Christmas. When does Advent start?Fourth Sunday before ChristmasDecember 1stSt. Nicholas' Day (December 6th)St. Andrew's Day (November 30th) Which country was the first to use the tradition of the Christmas tree?AustriaGermanyUnited KingdomUSA Christmas Island, a territory of the Commonwealth of Australia, is located in which ocean?Pacific OceanIndian OceanAtlantic OceanSouthern OceanHint Who, from his cave, can hear the noisy Christmas festivities that take place in Whoville?Father ChristmasScroogeThe GrinchThe Krampus What kind of Christmas does Elvis Presley sing about?WhiteRedBlueSnowy Which of these companies was the first to use Santa Clause in an advertisement?7-UpCoca-ColaFantaPepsi What is the best-selling Christmas single ever?Last Christmas by WhamDo They Know It's Christmas by Band AidWhite Christmas by Bing CrosbyRockin' Around the Christmas Tree by Branda Lee How many ghosts are there in A Christmas Carol?OneTwoThreeFour Who created Rudolph, the most popular reindeer of Santa Claus?Charles DickenRobert L. MaySarah Josepha HaleEnid Blyton Which of these countries issued the first Christmas stamp?FranceSpainCanadaDenmark Time is Up!