Thanksgiving Quiz
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1. Who started the Thanksgiving Tradition? [A]
2. Are we to be thankful to God for His mercy? [A]
3. Canadian Thanksgiving is always on? [A]
4. The Plymouth Colony came from? [A]
5. In The 1600s Governor William Bradford proclaimed what? [A]
6. What state first adopted Thanksgiving Day as a national holiday? [A]
7. What president appointed a day of Thanksgiving in 1863? [A]
8. The Separatists left the Church of England for what reason? [A]
9. On September 16, 1620 how many people left Plymouth? [A]
10. What is the name of the ship they left for America on? [A]
11. Where did the Pilgrims land on November 11? [A]
12. When did the Pilgrims sign the Mayflower Compact? [A]
13. What is the Mayflower Compact? [A]
14. Who was Squanto? [A]
15. What did Squanto do? [A]
16. On December 22, 1820 what did Daniel Webster proclaim? [A]
17. What does the legacy of the Pilgrims and Thanksgiving consist of? [A]
18. Many Canadians have what with their turkey? [A]
19. The Mayflower passengers always wore black-and-white clothes? [A]
20. Why was a day of thanksgiving and prayer proclaimed? [A]
21. Did the Mayflower leave the Pilgrims? [A]
22. Who was Master Christopher Jones? [A]
24. How may Pilgrims Died in the First Winter? [A]
25. Did the Pilgrims have ham on their Thanksgiving menu? [A]
26. Did the first Thanksgiving include pumpkin pie? [A]
27. What foods were available during the Thanksgiving harvest celebration? [A]
28. What year did the 13 colonies join in a thanksgiving celebration? [A]
29. Why did Franklin Roosevelt change the date of Thanksgiving day? [A]
30. When was Thanksgiving sanctioned by Congress as a legal holiday? [A]
31. During Thanksgiving, what symbolizes abundance? [A]
32. Where can you find great Thanksgiving day greeting cards online? [A]
33. Based upon fossil evidence how long have turkeys been in the Americas? [A]
34. What are unhappy cranberries called? [A]
35. What is the key to a good Thanksgiving dinner? [A]
36. On Thanksgiving what kind of music did the Pilgrims listen to? [A]
37. What always comes at the end of Thanksgiving? [A]
38. What does the bible say in I Thessalonians 5:18?
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39. What does Macys have to do with Thanksgiving day? [A]
40. How might you greet someone on Thanksgiving? [A]
41. What are Wampanoags? [A]
42. What did American Indians use wild turkey feathers for? [A]
43. What is a baby turkey called? [A]
44. Can farm raised turkeys fly? [A]
45. How fast can wild turkeys fly? [A]
46. If you hear a turkey gobble what do you know about it? [A]
47. How many feathers do turkeys have at maturity? [A]
48. How many turkeys are cooked and eaten during Thanksgiving? [A]
49. How many pounds of turkey are eaten on Thanksgiving? [A]
50. Other than friends and family who should you give thanks to? [A]

The Mayflower Compact

"In the name of God, Amen. We whose names are underwritten, the loyal subjects of our dread sovereign Lord, King James, by the grace of God, of Great Britain, France, and Ireland king, defender of the faith, etc., Having undertaken, for the glory of God, and advancement of the Christian faith, and honor of our king and country, a voyage to plant the first colony in the Northern parts of Virginia, do by these present solemnly and mutually in the presence of God, and one another, covenant and combine ourselves together into a civil body politic, for better ordering and preservation and furtherance of the ends foresaid, and by virtue hereof to enact, constitute, and frame such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions and offices, from time to time, as shall be thought most meet and convenient for the general good of the Colony, unto which we promise all due submission and obedience. In witness whereof we have hereunder subscribed our names at Cape Cod the 11th of November, in the year of the reign of our sovereign Lord, King James, of England, France, and Ireland."