Halloween Trivia Quiz

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A Halloween quiz all about general Halloween trivia. This quiz has 10 questions and answers about all kinds of general knowledge about Halloween and that time of year.

Halloween trivia questions

1. What is the day after Halloween called?

2. Which famous magician/escape artist died on Halloween in 1926?

3. What fruit is tradition to ‘bob’ for at Halloween?

4. What is the original way of spelling Halloween?

5. What is the Celtic name for the end of harvest festival held on the 31st October-1st November?

6. What is the name of the Mexican festival held around the same time as Halloween?

7. Which vegetable is traditionally used to carve a Jack O’ Lantern?

8. What is a group of witches called?

9. What is samhainophobia a fear of?

10. Transylvania is a region of which country?

 

Halloween trivia answers

1. What is the day after Halloween called?

All Saints Day

2. Which famous magician/escape artist died on Halloween in 1926?

Harry Houdini

3. What fruit is tradition to ‘bob’ for at Halloween?

Apples

4. What is the original way of spelling Halloween?

Hallowe’en – it is a contraction of ‘All Hallows Evening’.

5. What is the Celtic name for the end of harvest festival held on the 31st October-1st November?

Samhain

6. What is the name of the Mexican festival held around the same time as Halloween?

Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos

7. Which vegetable is traditionally used to carve a Jack O’ Lantern?

Pumpkin

8. What is a group of witches called?

A coven

9. What is samhainophobia a fear of?

Halloween

10. Transylvania is a region of which country?

Romania

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