How Much Do You Know About The Tet Holiday?

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How Much Do You Know About The Tet Holiday? - Quiz

Test your knowledge about Vietnamese culture.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Write five (5) traditional greetings or wishes that you could say to someone. Please use number list (1-5). 
  • 2. 
    List some food items that take a few days to prepare or have to cook overnight. 
  • 3. 
    What flowers are popular across South Vietnam during Tet?
    • A. 

      Cherry blossom

    • B. 

      Ochna integerrima

    • C. 

      Lavender

    • D. 

      Daisy

  • 4. 
    What tradition is known for scaring away the evil spirits?
    • A. 

      Painting

    • B. 

      Playing drums

    • C. 

      Fortune telling

    • D. 

      Lion dancing

  • 5. 
    The Kitchen God is responsible for flying back to heaven to give his annual report of the family members to the Jade Emperor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    One of the traditions for Tet is for adults to hand out li xi (lucky money) to children. What is the meaning behind it?                                          
    • A. 

      Brings good fortune

    • B. 

      Brings good health and success

    • C. 

      Welcome the new age of the kids

    • D. 

      All of the above is correct

  • 7. 
    Why do people remind you not to sweep the house on New Year Day? 
    • A. 

      You can sweep another day

    • B. 

      It is not that dirty

    • C. 

      You sweep the good luck away 

    • D. 

      No reason at all 

  • 8. 
    What games are favored to play in this holiday?
    • A. 

      Chess games

    • B. 

      Domino

    • C. 

      Jenga

    • D. 

      Pokemon

  • 9. 
    Which dish is only eaten during Tet? 
    • A. 

      Pickled onion and pickled cabbage

    • B. 

      Roasted chicken

    • C. 

      Beef pho

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    What color should you wear to represent good luck?
    • A. 

      Gray

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Green

    • D. 

      White

  • 11. 
    Complete this wish: An khang _________ __________. 
  • 12. 
    Five fruits used for offerings include soursop, coconut, papaya, fig, and mango. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Select the terms or phrases that are related to Tet. 
    • A. 

      Fireworks

    • B. 

      Spring festival

    • C. 

      Yoga

    • D. 

      Riding bikes

    • E. 

      Visiting temples

  • 14. 
    Cung ___ phát tài 
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