Day of the Dead Quiz

How much do you know about El Dia de los Muertos -- the Day of the Dead?

Quiz

How much do you know about El Dia de los Muertos -- the Day of the Dead?

1. In Spanish, the Day of the Dead is called:

  • Cinco de Mayo
  • Felice Navidad
  • El Dia de los Muertos
  • Buenos Dias

2. The Day of the Dead holiday is celebrated . . .

  • whenever someone dies.
  • from October 31 to November 2.
  • once a month
  • on July 4th.

3. The Day of the Dead was first celebrated by . . .

  • the Aztecs.
  • the Incas.
  • the Romans.
  • college students.

4. Calveras are . . .

  • graves.
  • small candies in the shape of skulls.
  • a type of ice cream.
  • a yellow flower.

5. On November 1, many Mexican families spend the night . . .

  • by the graves of their relatives.
  • watching scary movies.
  • doing laundry.
  • bowling.

6. One thing people do not do on the Day of the Dead is:

  • put out food for the souls of dead relatives.
  • decorate graves with flowers.
  • eat candy in the shape of skulls.
  • go trick or treating.

Your Results:

1. In Spanish, the Day of the Dead is called:
El Dia de los Muertos

2. The Day of the Dead holiday is celebrated . . .
from October 31 to November 2.

3. The Day of the Dead was first celebrated by . . .
the Aztecs.

4. Calveras are . . .
small candies in the shape of skulls.

5. On November 1, many Mexican families spend the night . . .
by the graves of their relatives.

6. One thing people do not do on the Day of the Dead is:
go trick or treating.

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