Halloween Trivia

Halloween+Trivia

Samantha Duarte, Abby Chaiet, and Hailey Alexander

Take the Halloween Trivia quiz to see how much you know about Halloween!

    

1.The first Jack o Lanterns were made out of 

  1. Turnips
  2. Pumpkins
  3. Watermelons

 

2.According to superstition, if you stare into a mirror at midnight on Halloween who would you see?

  1. death
  2. your future spouse
  3. Bloody Mary

 

3.What is the top selling candy for Halloween in the USA?

  1. M&M’s
  2. Candy Corn
  3. Reeses Peanut Butter Cups

 

4.The average American household spend how much on Halloween candy each year?

  1. $36
  2. $24
  3. $44

 

 

5.How many witches were burned at the stake during the Salem Witch Trials?

  1. none
  2. 1
  3. 5

 

6.What day of the year has the highest candy sales, even higher than Christmas time?

  1. October 29
  2. October 30
  3. October 28

7.What does the English word ‘Hallow’ mean?

  1. Spook
  2. Saint
  3. Sin

8.What phobia do you suffer from if you have an intense fear of Halloween?

  1. Samhainophobia
  2. Wiccaphobia
  3. Phasmophobia

9.Of the $1.9 billion in Halloween candy sales, how much of it is from chocolate candy?

  1. $1.7 Billion
  2. $1.5 Billion
  3. $1.2 Billion

10.Which celebrity does not have a Halloween birthday?

  1. Dan Rather
  2. Vanilla Ice
  3. Kevin Bacon

11.According to legend a unibrow, tattoos, and a long middle finger are all signs of which Halloween creature?

  1. Vampire
  2. Werewolf
  3. Golem

12.The top selling holiday hit movie “Halloween” was made in 1978 on a low budget in how many days?

  1. 21 days
  2. 18 days
  3. 15 days

13.What was the first wrapped penny candy in America?

  1. Necco Wafers
  2. Tootsie Rolls
  3. Hershey Kisses

 

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