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    How Much Do You Really Know About Halloween?

    USA's favorite holiday...

    1. What was trick-or- treating called in Scotland in the medieval times?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Guising!

      Before Halloween came to America and other countries, it was called guising in Scotland and Ireland!

    2. How much money do Americans spend on Halloween candy?

      (in total)

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      9 million dollars!

      This includes candy, decorations, and costumes!

    3. When was the last full moon on Halloween?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      2001!

      It's been 19 years since the last full moon! *Look around, look around, at how lucky we are to be alive right now* The next one won't be around for another 19 years!

    4. Which country brought the US the jack-o-lanterns?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Ireland!

    5. What was candy corn originally called?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Chicken feed!

      Although a chicken would probably choke on candy corn.

    6. What is the world record for the fastest pumpkin carving?

      (And yes, there is such thing)

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      16.47 seconds!

      The record was made by Stephen Clarke and had to have eyes, a mouth, ears, and a nose!

    7. What are the two most popular children's Halloween costumes?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Princesses and superheroes!

      Witches are the most popular for adults, and pumpkins are the winners for dog costumes!

    8. What is the top Halloween candy?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Skittles!

      Sorry chocolate lovers :(

    9. Who is a famous person who died on Halloween?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Harry Houdini!

      He died on October 31st, 1926

    10. According to superstition, if you stare at a mirror on Halloween, what will you see?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Your future husband/wife!

    11. Is a pumpkin a fruit or a vegetable?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      It's a fruit!

      If it has seeds it's always a fruit.

    12. Pumpkins can be orange, white, green, and...

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Blue!

    13. Finally, when has Halloween ever been on Friday the 13th?

      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      NEVER!

      Halloween is always on the 31st, and therefore cannot be on the 13th!

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