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Thanksgiving Trivia

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What year was the first Thanksgiving?

  1. 1653
  2. 1621
  3. 1615
  4. 1609


Which historical figure wanted to make the turkey our national bird?

  1. Abraham Lincoln
  2. Alexander Hamilton
  3. Benjamin Franklin
  4. Thomas Jefferson


Which two NFL teams play every Thanksgiving?

  1. Detriot Lions and Dallas Cowboys
  2. Seattle Seahawks and Pittsburgh Steelers
  3. Kansas City Chiefs and New England Patriots
  4. Minnesota Vikings and San Francisco 49ers


It is celebrated on the _____ in November.

  1. 3rd Friday
  2. 4th Thursday
  3. 4th Wednesday
  4. 2nd Thursday


Who pardons a turkey everything Thanksgiving?

  1. The first lady
  2. The Pope
  3. The Supreme Court Justice
  4. The President


Which Native American tribe shared the first Thanksgiving with the pilgrims?

  1. Wampanoag
  2. Iroquois
  3. Powhatan
  4. Shawnee


Which state consumes the most turkey?

  1. Texas
  2. New York
  3. Florida
  4. California


In Canada, they celebrate Thanksgiving in what month?

  1. November
  2. September
  3. October
  4. August


What year was the first Macy’s Thanksgiving parade?

  1. 2001
  2. 1924
  3. 1950
  4. 1999


In what state did the Pilgrims land?

  1. Massachusetts
  2. Virginia
  3. Delaware
  4. Rhode Island






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