Halloween Trivia and Answers

Halloween is such a special day that here at TQN we believe it deserves its own trivia questions and answers category. So here is our selection of trivia that we trust will educate and entertain you. Do not fear or hesitate put on your vampire or fairy costume and come pick up your "soul cakes".

Challenge yourself with a Halloween Trivia Quiz!

Medium

What does the color purple signify in Halloween?

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Answer: Supernatural and Mysticism
During the festival of All Hallows' Eve, supernatural and Mysticism are depicted by a purple color.

Medium

What color is usually used to portray ghosts and full moon in the festival of Halloween?

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Answer: White
In Halloween, the color white is often used in representing ghosts and full moon.

Easy

What should a person wear to trick evil spirits during Halloween?

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Answer: Masks and Costumes
Ancient Celts had a belief that wearing masks and costumes will serve as camouflage and therefore prevent evil spirits from seeing them.

Easy

Which of the following animals is not usually associated with Halloween?

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Answer: Whale
The celebration of Halloween is usually depicted by the presence of bats, cats, or spiders. However, whales are not featured during Halloween.

Hard

The color red best portrays which of the following in Halloween?

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Answer: Fire, Demons, and Blood
The color red, in Halloween is used to represent fire, demons and blood.

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Halloween is related to which Catholic Church festival?

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Answer: All Saints' Day
All Saints' Day can also be referred to as All Hallows' Day. This is a festival of the Catholic Church that is observed on the 1st of November. The eve of All Hallows' Day, which is also called All Hallows' Eve is observed by holding night vigils prior to the main festival, the following day.

Hard

How many times does a bat have to fly around a person's house for death to be considered approaching?

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Answer: 3
People believed that if a bat flies 3 times around a person's house, then it signifies that death is approaching that person.

Medium

The Halloween festival is believed to have originated from which country?

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Answer: Ireland
The popular celebration of Halloween festival is believed to have taken its roots from Ireland.

Hard

In Halloween, apart from pumpkins being orange in color, what other colors can they (pumpkins) be?

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Answer: Brown, White, or Yellow
Aside from being orange colored, pumpkins that are associated with Halloween can also be green, white, or blue in color.

Easy

The term "bonfire" originated from which two Halloween related words?

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Answer: Bone and fire
A bonfire can also be referred to as balefire. It originated from the two words Bone and Fire. Bonfire is associated with an ancient Celts celebration where the bones of animals were burnt in order to fend off bad spirits. This practice became associated with Halloween.



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