How Well You Know Easter Day? Trivia Quiz

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Easter is the most cherished festival of the Christian church, as it celebrates the resurrection of Jesus after he was crucified, which saved the world from sin. On the lighter side, the Easter bunny is a beloved ambassador of Easter. Children of all ages look forward to Easter egg hunting and diving into the basket left by the legendary bunny. Take the quiz, don’t put all your eggs in one basket and learn all about Easter.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The Easter Bunny has it's origins in which country?

    • A.

      China

    • B.

      Germany

    • C.

      France

    Correct Answer
    B. Germany
    Explanation
    The Easter Bunny has its origins in Germany. The tradition of the Easter Bunny can be traced back to the 16th century, where it was first mentioned in German literature. The idea of an egg-laying hare came from German folklore, and it eventually spread to other countries. In Germany, children would make nests for the Easter Bunny to lay its eggs, and this tradition eventually evolved into the modern-day Easter egg hunt. Today, the Easter Bunny is a popular symbol of Easter celebrations in many countries around the world.

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  • 2. 

    Which particular food is made on Shrove Tuesday?

    • A.

      Fish

    • B.

      Bread

    • C.

      Pancakes

    Correct Answer
    C. Pancakes
    Explanation
    Shrove Tuesday, also known as Pancake Day, is traditionally celebrated by consuming pancakes. This day falls before the start of Lent, a period of fasting and reflection in many Christian traditions. Pancakes were historically made to use up ingredients such as eggs, milk, and sugar before the fasting period began. Therefore, the correct answer is pancakes.

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  • 3. 

    How many Faberge eggs were made?

    • A.

      43

    • B.

      57

    • C.

      63

    Correct Answer
    B. 57
  • 4. 

    For how many pieces of silver did Judas betray Christ?

    • A.

      20

    • B.

      30

    • C.

      35

    Correct Answer
    B. 30
    Explanation
    Judas betrayed Christ for 30 pieces of silver. This is mentioned in the Bible in the Gospel of Matthew, where it is stated that Judas agreed to betray Jesus to the chief priests for this amount of money. The 30 pieces of silver became a symbol of betrayal and greed, as Judas' actions led to Jesus' crucifixion.

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  • 5. 

    The Easter Rising was a rebellion staged in Ireland in Easter Week of which year?

    • A.

      1911

    • B.

      1919

    • C.

      1928

    Correct Answer
    B. 1919
    Explanation
    The Easter Rising was a rebellion staged in Ireland in Easter Week of 1919. This event marked a significant moment in Irish history as it was a key event in the fight for Irish independence from British rule. The rebellion was led by various Irish nationalist groups, who aimed to establish an independent Irish Republic. The Easter Rising ultimately failed, but it sparked a renewed sense of nationalism and played a crucial role in the eventual establishment of the Irish Free State in 1922.

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  • 6. 

    What does "Mardi Gras" mean?

    • A.

      Fat Teusday

    • B.

      Last Supper

    • C.

      Chirst is risen

    Correct Answer
    A. Fat Teusday
    Explanation
    "Mardi Gras" is a French term that translates to "Fat Tuesday" in English. It refers to the day before Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent. During Mardi Gras, people indulge in rich and fatty foods before the fasting period of Lent begins. Therefore, the correct answer is "Fat Tuesday."

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  • 7. 

    In the Greek Orthodox culture, Easter eggs are traditionally painted what color?

    • A.

      Green

    • B.

      Blue

    • C.

      Red

    Correct Answer
    C. Red
    Explanation
    In the Greek Orthodox culture, Easter eggs are traditionally painted red. This tradition symbolizes the blood of Christ and his resurrection. Red is also associated with joy and celebration in Greek culture.

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  • 8. 

    Pysanka means the act of painting eggs.

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The statement is true because "Pysanka" is a Ukrainian word that specifically refers to the traditional art of decorating eggs using a wax-resist method. This involves painting intricate designs on the eggs with melted beeswax and then dyeing them in multiple colors. The word itself does not mean "egg" or "painting," but rather describes the action or process of creating these decorated eggs. Therefore, the given statement accurately states that "Pysanka means the act of painting eggs."

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  • 9. 

    The rabbit that has big ear that go up is a

    Correct Answer
    Jack Rabbit
    Explanation
    The given statement describes a rabbit with big ears that go up, which is a characteristic feature of a Jack Rabbit. Jack Rabbits are known for their long ears that can measure up to 7 inches in length. These large ears help them to regulate their body temperature and also enhance their hearing abilities, allowing them to detect predators from a distance. Therefore, the given answer, Jack Rabbit, is correct based on the description provided.

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