Thanksgiving Quiz

Thanksgiving Quiz

Quizzes

Welcome to our Thanksgiving Quiz!

Thanksgiving is America's most loved holiday, with tables across the land laden with delicious food and homes filled with joy. How well do you know the origin story of this holiday and the curious traditions that have grown up around it? Test your knowledge with our fun and informative quiz!

If you get a bit stuck, we recommend having a short read about the History of Thanksgiving and the Traditions of Thanksgiving.

What is the official date rule for Thanksgiving?

In what year is the first Thanksgiving generally accepted to have taken place?

When eating the Thanksgiving meal, which of these would have NOT been used?

As the Pilgrims sat down to eat, which of these would NOT have been on the menu?

We call them Pilgrims, but what did the Pilgrims call themselves?

The person who lobbied Abraham Lincoln to make Thanksgiving a national holiday was also the writer of a famous nursery rhyme – which one?

It is not only the US who celebrate a Thanksgiving Day. Which one of these countries DOES NOT celebrate a Thanksgiving Day public holiday?

Which president is believed to be the first to pardon a turkey and start this annual tradition?

What is a snood?

The Day after Thanksgiving is known as 'Black Friday'. Which US city did the term originate?