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".

VeryHard

The Devil's Night refers to which day?

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Answer: October 30th
The 30th of October, thus the eve of Halloween is often referred to as the Devil's Night. The Devil's Night began in the 1940s and it is usually associated with very mild acts of vandalism and mischief in some communities.

Medium

The practice of wearing one's clothes inside out and walking backward on the night of Halloween will result in the individual seeing what?

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Answer: Witches
According to a superstitious belief in Halloween, if an individual wears his/her clothes inside out and walks in a backward direction, he/she will see a witch.

Medium

What two colors are the main colors that are associated with Halloween?

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Answer: Black and Orange
Black and Orange are colors that are traditionally associated with the celebration of Halloween. Black depicts the darkness that surrounds the end of summer and the beginning of the cold dark winter days. Orange on the other portrays vegetations and leaves that have turned orange-like in color as a result of a change in weather.

Easy

What color of a cat is mainly associated with the commemoration of Halloween?

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Answer: Black
A black cat is associated with the celebration of Halloween. Legend has it that black cats were believed to be reincarnated witches.

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

According to superstition, a person who is born on Halloween has a special ability to see and interact with?

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Answer: Spirits
A superstitious belief has it that a person who was born during Halloween has a very special gift, one that offers him/her the ability to see and to interact with spirits.

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.

Medium

What term best describes an act by kids dressed in masks and costumes, whilst seeking candies from neighboring houses?

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Answer: Trick-or-treat
During Halloween, children are dressed in a variety of costumes and more often than not they are accompanied by their parents, and they go from one neighboring house to another, asking for candies. This practice is known as "trick-or-treat".

Medium

Originally, Jack-O'-lanterns were made from which type of vegetable?

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Answer: Turnips
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.

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.



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