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November 17th, 2010, 06:08 AM
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Thanksgiving Trivia Questions


1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?E. B and C- Their hands, a spoon and a knife.

2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
B. Benjamin Franklin named it after Thomas Jefferson when he would not allow it to be the national bird.

3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
G. A. B. and E. - Deer, Codfish and boiled pumpkin.


4. What is a baby turkey called?C. A poult.

5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?A. By looking up.

6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
D. Potatoes

7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
A. Yes

8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
C. The male, but only seasonally and when going to sleep.

9. What does cornucopia mean?
A. Horn of plenty.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
B. Lincoln

11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
D. 4 inches

12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
D. 3 days

13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
B. The size of a car engine.




Guess these questions and get 2 points for each you get right. No cheating, LOL!

Points:
DawnN
Correct: 1, 3, 4, 5, 9, 12, 13 Points: 14 pts
Glitz
Correct: All Points: 26 pts
Mattiez
Correct: 1, 2, 5, 7, 9, 13 Points: 12 pts
Mystix
Correct: 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13 Points: 12 pts
Kristen_at_the_lake
Correct: 2, 4, 7, 8, 9 Points: 10 pts
LisaW
Correct: All
Points: 26 pts

Now if I made a mistake, please let me know as I am human and overlook!

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November 17th, 2010, 08:11 AM
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1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?
E. B and C

2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
C. A tom cat. Wild turkeys were just like wild cats back then. They would roam around and get into fights all the time.

3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
G. A, B, and E

4. What is a baby turkey called?
C. A poult

5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?
A. By looking up.

6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
C. Tomatoes

7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
B. No

8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
B. They both do!

9. What does cornucopia mean?
A. Horn of plenty.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
C. Jefferson

11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
A. 12 inches (ha! I guessed on this one and here I grew up by cranberry bogs...I know 'how' they're harvested, though. )


12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
D. 3 days

13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
B. The size of a car engine.
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November 17th, 2010, 08:06 PM
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Deadline for this will be Sat...lets learn some about Thanksgiving ladies!
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November 17th, 2010, 11:23 PM
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1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving? B and C
2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name? B
3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving? G
4. What is a baby turkey called? C
5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining? A
6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous? D
7. Do turkeys have heart attacks? A
8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”? C
9. What does cornucopia mean? A
10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday? B
11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested? D
12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long? D
13. Plymouth Rock is how big today? B
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November 18th, 2010, 05:20 PM
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1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?
A. They were proper Englishmen. They had all the basic utensils.
B. Their hands
C. A spoon and knife
D. A fork
E. B and C
F. C and D

2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
A. The popular Tom and Jerry Show.
B. Benjamin Franklin named it after Thomas Jefferson when he would not allow it to be the national bird.
C. A tom cat. Wild turkeys were just like wild cats back then. They would roam around and get into fights all the time.



3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
A. Deer
B. Codfish
C. Bread
D. Milk
E. Boiled pumpkin
F. Pastries
G. A, B, and E
H. A, C, D, and F


4. What is a baby turkey called?
A. A chick
B. A squab
C. A poult
D. A goblet

5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?
A. By looking up.
B. By getting its beak stuck in the mud.
C. By hiding it’s head between its legs.

6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
A. Beans
B. Pumpkin
C. Tomatoes
D. Potatoes
E. Cauliflower

7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
A. Yes
B. No

8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
A. The female, when she is eating.
B. They both do!
C. The male, but only seasonally and when going to sleep.

9. What does cornucopia mean?
A. Horn of plenty.
B. The goddesses’ blessings.
C. May your table always be full and your friends many.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
A. Truman
B. Lincoln
C. Jefferson
D. Roosevelt

11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested? They bounce? cool!
A. 12 inches
B. 8 inches
C. 36 inches
D. 4 inches

12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
A. 2 months
B. 14 days
C. 7 days
]D. 3 days

13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
A. The size of Manhattan
B. The size of a car engine.
C. The size of Carnegie Hall.
D. The size of a peanut.
E. The size of New York Block.

Those are my guesses
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November 19th, 2010, 07:16 AM
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Thanksgiving Trivia Questions (without cheating! )


1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?
B. Their hands


2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
C. A tom cat. Wild turkeys were just like wild cats back then. They would roam around and get into fights all the time.



3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
G. A, B, and E



4. What is a baby turkey called?
B. A squab


5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?
A. By looking up.


6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
C. Tomatoes


7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
A. Yes


8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
C. The male, but only seasonally and when going to sleep.

9. What does cornucopia mean?
C. May your table always be full and your friends many.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
C. Jefferson


11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
B. 8 inches


12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
D. 3 days

13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
B. The size of a car engine.
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November 19th, 2010, 10:58 AM
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Here are my guesses

1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?

F. C and D

2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
B. Benjamin Franklin named it after Thomas Jefferson when he would not allow it to be the national bird.

3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
H. A, C, D, and F


4. What is a baby turkey called?
C. A poult

5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?
B. By getting its beak stuck in the mud.

6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
C. Tomatoes

7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
A. Yes

8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
C. The male, but only seasonally and when going to sleep.

9. What does cornucopia mean?
A. Horn of plenty.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
D. Roosevelt

11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
B. 8 inches


12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
B. 14 days


13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
E. The size of New York Block.
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November 20th, 2010, 06:41 AM
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Thanksgiving Trivia Questions


1. What utensils did the pilgrims eat with at the first thanksgiving?

E. B and C

2. According to popular legend, where did the male “tom” turkey get its name?
B. Benjamin Franklin named it after Thomas Jefferson when he would not allow it to be the national bird.

3. What foods were served at the first thanksgiving?
G. A, B, and E

4. What is a baby turkey called?
C. A poult

5. How can a turkey drown when it’s raining?
A. By looking up.

6. What vegetable did the pilgrims have available for thanksgiving but did not use because they thought it was poisonous?
D. Potatoes

7. Do turkeys have heart attacks?
A. Yes

8. Which gender of turkey says “gobble, gobble”?
C. The male, but only seasonally and when going to sleep.

9. What does cornucopia mean?
A. Horn of plenty.

10. Who was the first president to make thanksgiving a national holiday?
B. Lincoln

11. How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
D. 4 inches

12. The original thanksgiving lasted how long?
D. 3 days

13. Plymouth Rock is how big today?
B. The size of a car engine.
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November 20th, 2010, 07:42 AM
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