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!

Hard

Which of the following is not a popular Halloween costume?

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Answer: Superman Costume
The Superman costume is not usually associated with Halloween and it is rarely worn during the festivity.

Easy

Which of the following names does not refer to another name for the Halloween celebration?

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Answer: Devil's Night
The Devil's Night does not refer to another name for Halloween. The Devil's Night is the eve before Halloween.

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.

Hard

On Halloween night, a single woman will dream about her future husband if she kept what two things beneath her pillow?

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Answer: A silver sixpence and a rosemary herb
If a single woman places a silver sixpence and a rosemary herb under her pillow on the night of Halloween, she will have visions about her future spouse. It is a superstitious belief that surrounds Halloween.

Medium

In which year did the annual New York Halloween Parade begin?

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Answer: 1973
The annual New York Halloween Parade started in the year 1973. It is a yearly holiday parade that is presented on every Halloween's night in Manhattan, New York City.

Easy

Which popular Halloween related monsters have sharp teeth and enjoy drinking blood?

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Answer: Vampires
Vampires, in Halloween, are perceived to be evil and love to drink the blood of human beings. They are also considered to prefer darkness and they are really scared of sunlight.

Medium

If a bell is rung on Halloween, it will frighten what?

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Answer: Evil Spirits
People believed that by ringing a bell on the day of Halloween, they will be able to scare evil spirits away.

Hard

Which Celtic Pagan festival is the celebration of Halloween associated with?

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Answer: Samhain
Samhain is the predecessor of the Halloween festival. Samhain involves a festival for the celebration of the harvest. The ancient Celts had a belief that during the time of Samhain, the doors linking the dead (spirits) and the living were opened so that the dead could also join in the feasting period. Samhain also marks the end of summer.

Easy

During Halloween, what are witches portrayed to ride on?

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Answer: Broomsticks
Witches are portrayed to be riding on broomsticks. This is one of the major symbols of Halloween.

VeryHard

In which of the following years did a full moon appear during Halloween?

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Answer: 2001
In 2001, a full moon occurred during the celebration of the Halloween festival. It is rare for a full moon to occur during Halloween.



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