Monday, December 20, 2010

Christmas Trivia, D.C. Style

In an effort to find out what is going on for the Holidays I have accidentally acquired a rather odd batch of knowledge about Christmas here in D.C.  I assembled it for you below in a quiz format.  Enjoy!

1. How many Christmas trees are in the White House this year? 

2. What year did the U.S. first have a National Christmas Tree in the Elipse? 

3. Where will the Obama family spend Christmas day? 

4. What unusual animal did George Washington have to entertain his guests at Christmas?
     a) Monkey
     b) Parrot
     c) Camel

5. Which President banned Christmas trees in the White House?  

6. True or False:  The National Christmas Tree is America's largest Christmas Tree.  

Answers: 1-19 Christmas Trees, 2-1923, 3-Oahu, Hawaii, 4- c) Camel, 5-Theodore Roosevelt, 6-False, it is in King's Canyon National Park in California 

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  1. My lord a camel!

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  2. fun trivia, thanks for sharing!

  3. Thanks for the comments! I know, a camel is a pretty wacky choice! hahaha!