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".
Answer: Evil Spirits
People believed that by ringing a bell on the day of Halloween, they will be able to scare evil spirits away.
Answer: A ghost
According to a superstitious belief that is associated with Halloween, if a person's candle flame goes off, then it suggests that there is a ghost by the side of that person.
Answer: 31st October
The 31st of October is the day that is widely recognized for the celebration of the Halloween festival in many countries.
Answer: Stingy Jack
Jack-O'-lantern originated from an Irish myth of "Stingy Jack". Legend has it that "Stingy Jack" was the nickname of a man who after his death, was denied entrance to neither Heaven nor Hell. Jack was driven into the gloomy night. In order to brighten up his way, Jack was given a lump of burning coal, which he placed into a carved turnip.
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.
The popular celebration of Halloween festival is believed to have taken its roots from Ireland.
Allhallowtide is a name that refers to the threesome celebration of Halloween, All Saints Day, and All Souls Day. Allhallowtide can also be called Allsaintstide or Hallowtide.
Answer: Superman Costume
The Superman costume is not usually associated with Halloween and it is rarely worn during the festivity.
Turnips were originally used in shaping the Jack-O'-lantern. However, in modern times, the Pumpkin has become widely accepted and used by many during Halloween.
A black cat is associated with the celebration of Halloween. Legend has it that black cats were believed to be reincarnated witches.