Can You Find Santa Carrying The Cash?

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Can You Find Santa Carrying The Cash? - Quiz

The world over, Santa Claus is known as Father Christmas. Each visit of Santa Claus to an household is usually with gifts to the delight of children. The figure originated from the western Christian world and still popular till date. Imagine the generous Santa carrying the cash. How much would you get?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The following are common names of Santa except 

    • A.

      Kris Kringle

    • B.

      Father Yuletide

    • C.

      Saint Nicholas

    • D.

      Father Christmas

    Correct Answer
    B. Father Yuletide
    Explanation
    The given question asks for the common names of Santa Claus, and the options provided are Kris Kringle, Father Yuletide, Saint Nicholas, and Father Christmas. The correct answer is Father Yuletide because Kris Kringle, Saint Nicholas, and Father Christmas are all commonly known names for Santa Claus, but Father Yuletide is not a commonly used name for Santa.

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  • 2. 

    Which of these is not an attribute of Santa Claus?

    • A.

      He is always in a red coat

    • B.

      He has a giant figure

    • C.

      He is portly

    • D.

      He is white-bearded

    Correct Answer
    B. He has a giant figure
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "He has a giant figure." This statement suggests that Santa Claus does not have a giant figure as an attribute. Santa Claus is often depicted as being in a red coat, being portly, and having a white beard. However, the idea of him having a giant figure is not commonly associated with the traditional portrayal of Santa Claus.

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  • 3. 

    In what century did Santa Claus become popular worldwide?

    • A.

      15th century

    • B.

      17th century

    • C.

      19th century

    • D.

      21st century

    Correct Answer
    C. 19th century
    Explanation
    During the 19th century, Santa Claus became popular worldwide. This was mainly due to the influence of various literary works and illustrations that depicted Santa Claus as a jolly, gift-giving figure. The most notable contribution to Santa's popularity was made by the poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" (also known as "The Night Before Christmas") which was published in 1823. This poem portrayed Santa Claus as we know him today, with his sleigh, reindeer, and iconic red suit. Additionally, the rise of mass media and commercialization during the 19th century further contributed to Santa Claus becoming a beloved figure across the globe.

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  • 4. 

    The poem, "A Visit From Saint Nicholas" was released in _________

    • A.

      1945

    • B.

      1917

    • C.

      1827

    • D.

      1823

    Correct Answer
    D. 1823
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1823. This is the year in which the poem "A Visit From Saint Nicholas" was released.

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  • 5. 

    According to folklore, Santa Claus lives in the __________

    • A.

      Greece

    • B.

      The North pole

    • C.

      Rome

    • D.

      Australia

    Correct Answer
    B. The North pole
    Explanation
    According to folklore and popular culture, Santa Claus is believed to live in the North Pole. This belief is based on the story that Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, resides in a secret workshop at the North Pole, where he and his team of elves prepare gifts for children around the world. The North Pole has become synonymous with Santa Claus and is often depicted as his home in various Christmas traditions and stories.

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  • 6. 

    In which of these places is he known as "KrishKinkle"?

    • A.

      Paris

    • B.

      Ontario

    • C.

      Atlanta

    • D.

      Pennsylvania

    Correct Answer
    D. Pennsylvania
    Explanation
    In Pennsylvania, he is known as "KrishKinkle".

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  • 7. 

    In New York, Father Christmas is known as ___________

    • A.

      St. Claus

    • B.

      Krish Kingle

    • C.

      St. Benedict

    • D.

      St. Nicholas

    Correct Answer
    D. St. Nicholas
    Explanation
    In New York, Father Christmas is known as St. Nicholas. St. Nicholas is a popular figure associated with Christmas and gift-giving. He is known for his generosity and kindness towards children, making him a beloved character during the holiday season. The name St. Nicholas is often used interchangeably with Father Christmas in various cultures, including New York.

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  • 8. 

    Who is the first cartoonist to produce the image of Santa Claus in America?

    • A.

      Jakes Jackson

    • B.

      Bob Dufresne

    • C.

      Thomas Nast

    • D.

      Thomas Bidden

    Correct Answer
    C. Thomas Nast
    Explanation
    Thomas Nast is credited as the first cartoonist to produce the image of Santa Claus in America. Nast, a German-born American, created a series of illustrations for Harper's Weekly in the 1860s that depicted Santa Claus as a jolly, rotund figure with a white beard, red suit, and a sack of toys. His illustrations helped popularize the modern image of Santa Claus that is recognized today.

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  • 9. 

    The popular song "Mrs Santa Claus" was composed by 

    • A.

      Allison Davies

    • B.

      Rice Watkins

    • C.

      George Melachrino

    • D.

      Jacob Parker

    Correct Answer
    A. Allison Davies
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Allison Davies.

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  • 10. 

    Where was the 2014 gathering of Santa Clauses held?

    • A.

      Greece

    • B.

      Rome

    • C.

      India

    • D.

      Germany

    Correct Answer
    C. India
    Explanation
    The 2014 gathering of Santa Clauses was held in India.

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