Pub quiz questions

  1. List the names of the (original) Christmas Reindeer.
    Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner (or Donder or Dunder,) Blitzen (or Bliksem or Blixem)
    Rudolf was not one of them.

  2. Which classic yacht race begins annually on Boxing Day?
    Sydney-to-Hobart race

  3. In the Twelve days of Christmas song, what was given on the fifth day?
    Five gold rings
    Representing the Torah/Pentateuch

  4. What did Addis create the first artificial example of in the 1930s using the same machine they used to manufacture toilet brushes?
    Christmas tree

  5. In the Twelve days of Christmas, what was given on the twelfth day?
    Twelve drummers drumming
    Representing the twelve points of the Apostles Creed

  6. Which song was Christmas number on in the UK Charts in both 1975 and 1991?
    Bohemian Rhapsody

  7. The Christmas Tree displayed annually in Trafalgar Square is a gift from which country

  8. In the Twelve days of Christmas song, seven swans were given, representing the seven gifts of the holy spirit. What are they?
    Wisdom, understanding, council, fortitude, knowledge, piety and fear of the Lord

  9. In the Twelve days of Christmas song, what was given on the first day?
    A partridge in a pear tree
    Representing Jesus

  10. Home Improvement star Tim Allen played a toy salesman in which 1994 Christmas Movie?
    The Santa Clause