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Thanksgiving: Fact or Fiction?

What do you know about the origins of Thanksgiving? This quiz will test your knowledge!


Quiz ID:#8601
Fun:*** (2.53)
Difficulty:** (1.37)
Category:History > United States
Created By:stylintat2Aus*****!




#1   The first Thanksgiving was held on the fourth Thursday in November 1621.

#2   The first Thanksgiving was an all day celebration.

#3   In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt set the date for Thanksgiving to the fourth Thursday of November (approved by Congress in 1941).

#4   New York was the first state to officially adopt the Thanksgiving holiday in 1817.

#5   In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast.

#6   The first Thanksgiving feast included turkey and mashed potatoes.

#7   The Plymouth colonists learned to make pumpkin pie from the Wampanoag Indians.

#8   The Thanksgiving holiday is based on the New England puritan Thanksgiving, which is a religious holiday.

#9   We have celebrated Thanksgiving every year since 1621.

#10   The pilgrims only dressed in black and white, with buckles on their hats, shoes, and clothing.





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