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Friends of Homewood Christmas Trivia Quiz

Thank  you to all who took part in this quiz.
Apologies for a missing letter ‘y’ in question 20.
Of the answers we received, two had equal scores – Sandra Bowen and Kevin Webb. The prize will be divided between them.


Here are the answers:


1.       Germany

2.       Four - the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future, and Jacob Marley

3.       White

4.       Tom Hanks

5.       William I (The Conqueror)

6.       Bing Crosby’s White Christmas, with more than 50 million copies sold.

7.       A Gobbler

8.       Over 3 billion cards are sold in the UK every year.

9.       A donkey

10.   1957

Christmas Movies

11.   It’s a Wonderful Life

12.   Arthur Christmas

13.   Die Hard

14.   Miracle on 34th Street

15.   Home Alone

16.   Jingle All The Way

Christmas Carol Anagrams

17.   She Whispered Lewd – While Shepherds Watched

18.   Its Ninth Leg – Silent Night

19.   Oh Oil Came Fatefully – O Come All Ye Faithful

20.   A Wearying Anthem – Away in a Manger
    (see apology above)

21.   Gather Hand Shaking Resell – Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Christmas Song Synonyms

22.  It’s Yuletide! Is thou stringing up thine long sock on a partition? - Merry Christmas Everybody


23.  Frozen precipitation is everywhere! - Merry Christmas Everyone


24.  A glimmer of faith glows in the firmament. - When A Child Is Born


25.  It's Yule time, there's no necessity to be frightened. - Do They Know It’s Xmas


26.  The youth is a monarch, the singers croon. - Mistletoe and Wine

Christmas Carols Initially

27.  I C U A M C - It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

28.  O C A Y F - O Come All Ye Faithful

29.  G R Y M G - God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

30.  O I R D C - Once In Royal David’s City

31.  H T H A S - Hark the Herald Angel’s Sing

32.  A I A M - Away in a Manger

33.  G K W - Good King Wenceslas

34.  I T B M W - In the Bleak Mid Winter

35.  C A J T C - Come and Join the Celebration

36.  O L T O B - O Little Town of Bethlehem