Christmas Trivia: Christmas Trivia Answers

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The following is a list of Christmas trivia questions with the answers. We hope you did well!

1.  In Frosty the Snowman, who brought Frosty back to life?  Santa Claus

2. Who lost $8,000 in It’s a Wonderful Life? Uncle Billy

3.  In How the Grinch Stole Christmas, what biological shortcoming made the Grinch so mean? His heart was two sizes too small

4. Who tells you she’s in town by tap, tap, tappin’ at your windowpane? Suzy Snowflake

5.  What is the biggest selling Christmas single of all time? “White Christmas”

6.  What was Scrooge’s first name? Ebenezer

7.  Where was I when I saw Mommy kissing Santa Claus? On the Stairs

8.  What was the name of Rudolph’s dogsled driving friend? Yukon Cornelius

9.  Who said “God Bless Us, Every One!”? Tiny Tim

10. What carol contains the line “O tidings of comfort and joy”? “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”

11. In The Night Before Christmas I sprang from my bed to see what? What was the matter

12. Name the three reindeer whose names begin with a “D”?  Dasher, Donder, Dancer

13. In the song “Grandma Got Run over by a Reindeer” what did Grandma go to get? Her medication

14. What was the first gift my true love sent on the sixth day of Christmas? Six geese a-laying

15. In what city did Miracle on 34th Street take place? New York

16. In It’s a Wonderful Life, how did Clarence cleverly save George’s life? He jumped into the river first

17 .Who kept time with the Little Drummer Boy? The ox and the lamb

18. In The Night Before Christmas, where were the stockings hung? By the chimney

19. What is the name of the little girl in most versions of The Nutcracker? Clara

20. What is the last ghost called in A Christmas Carol? The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come

21. What color is the Grinch? Green

22. How many pipers piping did my true love give to me? Eleven

23. In the movie The Santa Clause, who starred as the substitute Santa Claus? Tim Allen

24. What was Rudolph’s punishment for his red nose? Could not play in reindeer games

25. In A Charlie Brown Christmas, who plays the dusty innkeeper in the Christmas play? Pigpen

26. What did the traffic cop holler to Frosty? “Stop”

27. What holiday drink contains sugar, milk, and eggs? Eggnog

28. What popular bite-sized chocolate candy comes wrapped in red and green foil at Christmas? Hershey’s Kisses

29. What Saturday Evening Post artist was known for his whimsical pictures of Santa Claus? Norman Rockwell

30. What one reindeer is never mentioned in “The Night Before Christmas”? Rudolph

31. St. Nick’s beard is like what feature of winter? Snow

32. Name the two reindeer whose name begins with a “C”? Comet and Cupid

33. In It’s a Wonderful Life, what did Clarence receive for accomplishing his mission: wings or a halo? His Wings

34. What carol contains the word “Fa-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la”? “Deck the Halls”

35. In the “Nutcracker” section of Fantasia, what fungi dance the Chinese dance? Mushrooms

36. What did the Grinch use as a substitute for reindeer? His dog

37. Who were nestled snug in their beds? The children

38. What 1990 movie told of a boy’s experience when two men break into his house during Christmas? Home Alone

39. What fruit is St. Nick’s nose like? A cherry

40. What glittery bits of metal are hung on a Christmas tree? Tinsel

41. In It’s a Wonderful Life, what kind of spirit is Clarence? An angel

42. What were Frosty’s last words? “I’ll be back again someday”

43. What piece of heavenly apparel does the Littlest Angel not wear correctly? His halo

44. What is Charlie Brown’s complaint about Christmas? It is too commercialized

45. What instrument does Amahl play as he leads the procession in Amahl and the Night Visitors? His reed pipe

46. On what street did a Santa Claus miracle occur? 34th

47. Counting Rudolph, how many reindeer are there? Nine

48. What happened to the drummer boy’s lamb when he played his song for the Baby Jesus? He came back to life

49. What did Rudolph never get to join in? Reindeer games

50. What Emmy Award winning cartoon was based on a newspaper editorial? Yes, Virginia There is a Santa Claus

51. What carol is known as the counting song? “The Twelve Days of Christmas”

52. Where did there arise such a clatter? On the lawn

53. What type of canned pie filling is a big seller at Christmastime? Pumpkin

54. What three characters sing “The Chipmunk Song”? Alvin, Theodore, and Simon

55. What gift did Caspar bring? Myrrh

56. In It’s a Wonderful Life, what part of George’s house is always broken? The bannister

57. Traditionally, does the oldest or youngest family member open the first present? The youngest child

58. What carol demands figgy pudding? “We Wish You a Merry Christmas”

59. What flower does Moore compare St. Nick’s cheeks to? A rose

60. Whose eyes were made of coal? Frosty’s

61. What song was originally titled “One Horse Open Sleigh”? “Jingle Bells”

62. What holiday film annually appears on television more than 300 times? It’s a Wonderful Life

63. In It’s A Wonderful Life, what two friends share their names with two Sesame Street characters? Bert and Ernie

64. What is Frosty’s nose made of? A button

65. How does Scrooge improve Cratchit’s life the day after Christmas? He gives him a raise

66. What country started the tradition of exchanging gifts? Italy (Romans)

67. In A Charlie Brown Christmas, what winter recreation is the cast of characters doing in the opening scene? Ice Skating

68. What are tiny, inexpensive gifts usually called? Stocking Stuffers

69. Name the reindeer whose name begins with a “B”? Blitzen

70. What W.W.II First Lady wrote a Christmas story about a girl named Marta? Elinor Roosevelt

71. What non-smoking association sponsors Christmas seals? American Lung Association

72. Visions of what dance in children’s heads? Sugarplums

73. How many times is the name of Santa Claus used in “The Night Before Christmas”?   None

74. What is the most popular tree topper? Angel

75. What song contains the line “Although, it’s been said, many times, many ways”? “The Christmas Song”

76. What did the Little Drummer Boy give to the Christ Child?  A song on his drum

77. What snack is often left out for Santa? Cookies

78. In It’s a Wonderful Life, who starred as George Bailey? Jimmy Stewart

79. What cola company was known for its ads featuring a big, smiling Santa? Coca-Cola

80. What does Alvin want for Christmas? A hula-hoop

81. Who wrote “The Night Before Christmas? Clement C. Moore

82. What does the nutcracker become after killing the Mouse King? A handsome prince

83. What men’s grooming appliance became a sled for Santa in commercials of the sixties? Norelco Electric Shaver

84. What do most elves wear on the tips of their shoes? Bells

85. After red and green, what are the two most popular Christmas colors? Silver and gold

86. What song contains the line “Somebody waits for you, kiss her once for me”? “A Holly Jolly Christmas”

87. What popular Christmas toy is based on a 1903 political caricature? The Teddy Bear

88. Who first recorded “Here Comes Santa Claus”? Gene Autry

89. What song does a caroler sing outside Scrooge’s office? “God Rest You Merry Gentlemen”

90. What two words are normally pre-printed on gift tags?  To, From

91. Where was Mommy when she was kissing Santa Claus?    Underneath the mistletoe

92. What film told the plight of a poor mountain family during the days of the Depression? The Homecoming

93. On every street corner you hear what song? “Silver Bells”

94. What was Brenda Lee doing around the Christmas Tree? Rockin’

95. In A Charlie Brown Christmas, how many cents does Lucy charge for her psychiatric services? 5 cents

96. Elvis Presley recorded what sad song in the fifties? “Blue Christmas”

97. In “Winter Wonderland” the lovestruck couple pretends a snowman is who? Parson Brown

98. What parade was first held January 1, 1886? Tournament of Roses

99. What song is full of threats and warnings about Santa Claus? “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town”

100. Where did Santa land his sleigh in “The Night Before Christmas”? Upon the roof

101. Who yelled “Stop” to Frosty? The traffic cop

102. In It’s A Wonderful Life, what did George dream of becoming?  An engineer/architect

103. What is the name of the first reindeer Santa calls in The Night Before Christmas? Dasher

104.What is the name of the most famous Christmas ballet? Nutcracker

105. What is the theme or essence of “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day”? Peace on earth, goodwill to men

106. Who wrote A Christmas Carol? Charles Dickens

18 Responses to Christmas Trivia: Christmas Trivia Answers

  1. P.K. Gregor says:

    Very helpful,thank you.

  2. Bev Tucker says:

    Excellent info

  3. P. says:

    Thank you, thank you, thank you. I have been searching all afternoon to find some decent trivia questions for a party at my home. These are great.

  4. Vickie says:

    Awesome Christmas Trivia!

  5. hailey vad says:

    I loved the questions and the answers cause they helped me in a quiz

  6. Daniel Cappiello Suarez says:

    Thank you so so much. I checked a the other websites and this is the only one that had trivia ANSWERS instead of just a quiz.

  7. Al says:

    Thank you…!!

  8. maggie durino says:

    Fantastic! I now have my Xmas trivia for Monday! I will definitely visit this website again!

  9. jo hayward says:

    Thank you, this will be fun to play on xmas day.

  10. sophia says:

    Thank you!!

    It’s such a great quiz!!

  11. katerina says:

    Been looking for a great trivia game for today for me and my family’s Christmas eve fun day!! Great trivia!

  12. Shirley Keels says:

    Thank you for this trivia game. It’s a good one!

  13. kelly kelly says:

    thank you for this trivia game.it’s a good one

  14. PattyR4kids says:

    Thank you for the wonderful trivia for EVERYONE and all ages to enjoy! Younger kids won’t get discouraged since you have included questions with them in mind!!

  15. sue says:

    found this Christmas trivia among my family reunion things from 2006! …but–no answers!
    thank you so much for the ‘rest of the story’; we’re having a family dinner tomorrow–perfect entertainment!

  16. Kelly says:

    Thank you for the trivia game it is so cool

  17. Kelly says:

    Thank you for this game/ trivia