Thanksgiving Trivia

    Posted by  ·  November 22, 2017

    These Thanksgiving trivia questions will be loads of fun at your holiday dinner.  Test your guest’s knowledge of Thanksgiving facts with this cute Thanksgiving trivia quiz.

    Printable Thanksgiving Trivia

    Megan from Short Stop Designs is sharing a fun way to make your Thanksgiving dinner a little more interesting this this Thanksgiving Trivia game. See how much your guests know about the Thanksgiving holiday, like where the first Thanksgiving was held, who made Thanksgiving an annual holiday, and more! Here’s what you’ll need to make your Thanksgiving Trivia:

    Supplies for Thanksgiving Trivia Game

    • Trivia Printable
    • Brown Kraft Paper or Reversible Scrapbook paper
    • Scissors
    • Hole Puncher
    • String
    • Tutorial Thanksgiving Trivia
    Tutorial Thanksgiving Trivia

    Printable Thanksgiving Trivia Game

    Print out the Thanksgiving Trivia printable and cut it in half. There are two sets of Thanksgiving trivia questions and they print out on 1 page.

    Printable Thanksgiving Trivia Game

    To make your game a little more festive, you can cut out kraft paper or scrapbook paper so that it’s just a little bit bigger than the printable. Fold down the top part of the game so that the answers are hidden.

    Thanksgiving Trivia Printable

    Do the same with the kraft/scrapbook paper so that it covers the top of the page. Hole punch the top with two holes and add a ribbon or string to hold it all together.

    Printable Thanksgiving Trivia Tutorial

    Not only is this game fun, but it also looks cute, and your guests will never know that the answers are right in front of the them! Make the game a little more competitive and include a prize for the person that gets the most answers correct!

    Thanksgiving Trivia Game Printable

    Thanksgiving Trivia

    Which President made Thanksgiving an annual holiday?
    A.Washington B. Lincoln C. Franklin

    Approximately how many feathers does a mature turkey have?
    A. 500 B. 1,000 C. 3,500

    How fast can wild turkeys run?
    A. 15 mph B. 25 mph C. 5 mph

    What do you call the skin that hangs from a turkey’s neck?
    A. a gobble B. a wattle C. a gaggle

    What do you call a male turkey?
    A. Joe B. Tom C. Tim

    How high must a cranberry bounce before it is harvested?
    A. 2 inches B. 8 inches C. 4 inches

    What is in turkey that, when eaten, can make you sleepy?
    A. Chloroform B. Fat C. Protein D. Tryptophan

    Which Indian tribe taught the Pilgrims how to cultivate the land and were invited to the Thanksgiving meal?
    A. Apache B. Wampanoag C. Cherokee

    Approximately how many turkeys are eaten each year on Thanksgiving in the United States?
    A. 125 million B. 46 million C. 85 million

    Answers under flap
    1.B  2.C  3.B  4.B  5.B  6.C 7. D 8. B 9. B

    A group of turkeys is referred to as a
    A. Rafter B. Gaggle C. Flock D. Gobble

    Turkeys can see in color.
    A. True B. False

    How many pilgrims came over on the Mayflower
    A. 212 B. 87 C. 102 D. 165

    In what year did the first American Thanksgiving take place?
    A. 1621 B. 1776 C. 1901 D. 1552

    What does “Cornucopia” mean
    A. traditional corn dish B. Greek godess of corn C. Horn of Plenty D. goat’s horn

    What is another name for a turkey’s wishbone?
    A. Corona B. Furcula C. Swot D. ossein

    How fast can a wild turkey fly?
    A. 55 mph B. 25 mph C. 65 mph D. 35 mph

    Where was the first Thanksgiving held?
    A. Pittsburgh B. Jamestown C. Plymouth

    Answers under flap
    1. A 2. A 3. C 4. A 5. C 6. B 7. A  8. C


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    1. Judith
      Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017
      Cute idea!!