Semana Santa

10 Questions | Total Attempts: 39

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Test your knowledge on Semana Santa! This quiz is used to see if you know the facts on this Hispanic holiday.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What holiday does Semana Santa celebrate in Spain?
    • A. 

      Christmas

    • B. 

      Halloween

    • C. 

      Easter

  • 2. 
    How do the figurines move back and forth?
    • A. 

      On a 1, 2, 3 count.

    • B. 

      With the beat of the music.

    • C. 

      However they want.

  • 3. 
    Why do the people carrying the floats appear anonymous?
    • A. 

      They are repenting for their sins.

    • B. 

      They are part of the KKK.

    • C. 

      They are racist against black clothes.

  • 4. 
    Who mainly celebrates Semana Santa?
    • A. 

      Christians

    • B. 

      Catholics

    • C. 

      Jews

  • 5. 
    Why is Semana Santa celebrated?
    • A. 

      To celebrate the last few days of Christs life?

    • B. 

      Just cuz they feel they need to dress up in all white.

    • C. 

      Just to have a parade.

  • 6. 
    What is the "Marcha"?
    • A. 

      The month of March.

    • B. 

      Marching.

    • C. 

      A piece of music used for the parade.

  • 7. 
    What are the candles used for?
    • A. 

      Goat.

    • B. 

      To illuminate the path of Christ

    • C. 

      For pretty decoration.

  • 8. 
    What is the name for the Sorrowful Virgin Mary?
    • A. 

      Hanz

    • B. 

      Bessie

    • C. 

      Dolorosa

  • 9. 
    Who is the lady who dresses all of the statues?
    • A. 

      Banana

    • B. 

      Camerara

    • C. 

      Hannah Montana

  • 10. 
    What portrays the Passion of the Christ?
    • A. 

      Pasos de Misterio

    • B. 

      Mexican Villa

    • C. 

      Burros y Carretas