Quiz On Public Holidays In The United States! Trivia Questions

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Quiz On Public Holidays In The United States! Trivia Questions

Welcome to this Quiz on Public Holidays in the United States! Public holidays are a free stay at home card when it comes to most nations but do you actually know all the public holidays people celebrate in America, the dates and the reasons behind them? Do take up the quiz and get caught up on some of the holidays.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _________is a special holiday for Christians around the world. This marks the day that Jesus was born and is celebrated on December 25th in many countries. At this time of year, many people remember Christ's birth and give each other presents in order to celebrate the day.
    • A. 

      Thanksgiving

    • B. 

      Christmas

    • C. 

      Easter

  • 2. 
    ________is celebrated in November in the US. This is a celebration that marks the harvest season. People are often reminded of pilgrims and are grateful for the annual harvest on this day.
    • A. 

      Halloween

    • B. 

      Labor Day

    • C. 

      Thanksgiving

  • 3. 
    ________is celebrated on October 31st each year. This is also called All Hallows Eve and is a reminder of the harvest at this time of year. Children really like this holiday because they get dressed up in costumes and collect candy from neighbors on this day.
    • A. 

      Easter

    • B. 

      Halloween

    • C. 

      Memorial Day

  • 4. 
    _________is the first day of the year. People often celebrate by throwing big parties on the eve of this day that falls on December 31st. People make resolutions as they look forward to the coming year.
    • A. 

      Christmas Day

    • B. 

      Boxing Day

    • C. 

      New Year's Day

  • 5. 
    _______is a federal holiday. On this day, Americans commemorate their freedom from British rule and honor the Declaration of Independence. This is celebrated on the fourth of July.
    • A. 

      Veteran'sDay

    • B. 

      Labor Day

    • C. 

      Independence Day

  • 6. 
    _________is a federal holiday that takes place on November 11th every year. This federal holiday commemorates and honors American armed forces veterans.
    • A. 

      Columbus Day

    • B. 

      Memorial Day

    • C. 

      Veteran's Day

  • 7. 
    ___________is another Christian holiday that denotes the day of Christ's resurrection. It is usually celebrated in April.
    • A. 

      Easter

    • B. 

      Memorial Day

    • C. 

      Father's Day

  • 8. 
    ________is celebrated on February 14th. This is not a federal holiday but couples, who are in love, usually celebrate this romantic holiday by giving each other cards and presents.
  • 9. 
    _______is a federal holiday that denotes workers and productive members in America. This commemoration resulted from labor union movements that took place in the US and around the world.
    • A. 

      Memorial Day

    • B. 

      Columbus Day

    • C. 

      Labor Day

  • 10. 
    __________is a federal holiday that takes place in May and commemorates military members who were killed in the line of duty.
    • A. 

      Labor Day

    • B. 

      Memorial Day

    • C. 

      Columbus Day