Christmas around the World

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How much do you know about Christmas Traditions in different parts of the World?
This quiz was compiled by Mary Jac for:

  • 1
    In China, what do people traditionally use to light their homes at Christmas?
  • 2
    On what date do the Belgians have (early) primary gift giving?
  • 3
    Who do the Czechoslovakian people traditionally set a place at the table for at Christmas?

  • 4
    Where are Danish children encouraged to believe that Santa's elves live?
  • 5
    What are the French said to place on the fireplace on Christmas Eve to receive gifts?
  • 6
    Who is traditionally said to deliver presents in Russia?

  • 7
    In The Netherlands, what transport does Saint Nicholas traditionally use?
  • 8
    Which country claim that the first Nativity scene was demonstrated there?
  • 9
    Which country originated the tradition of hanging stockings on the fireplace?
  • 10
    Which country has a version of Santa, called Tomte, that the children "see" as a scary gnome?

Comments (3)


1573 days ago
I got 1 right. Sad. Not bad! This quiz is really hard!
1689 days ago
I only got 2 right and 8 wrong.
2392 days ago
Thank you for posting this quiz! My students in Tanzania where very disappointed that you would list Africa as a country! Africa is a continent filled with 54 countries. Please update :)