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90+ Halloween Trivia Questions & Answers

Halloween Trivia Questions & Answers

Halloween is a traditional holiday that is celebrated around the globe on 31 Octobers Every year, October. This is the most anticipated event, especially for children. They dress up in scary costumes and play trick-or-treat. Parents, schools, and churches often host Halloween parties for their children. They will have a variety of Halloween trivia games that include question and answer quizzes and Halloween trivia questions.

Some kids find it frightening when their family tells them scary stories and then goes outside to trick-or-treat at night. To greet each other for Halloween, all family members gather together and bring Barmbrack (a type of fruit cake). People decorate their homes to celebrate Halloween. Adults eagerly await the Great Halloween Party on this day.

Before Halloween, Halloween invitations are sent out to friends and family. Halloween Fun games, lightning bonfires, and haunted movies are some of the Halloween decorations that can be used for this party. Adults enjoy Halloween by visiting haunted homes and other haunted attractions. People love to eat sweets like Halloween cupcakes and Trifles, brownies, custard, custard, and cakes with different flavors.

According to history, Halloween’s origins lie in the Celt harvest festival Samhain. Samhain was actually an annual celebration held at the close of the harvest season. Celts believed that the boundaries between the worlds of the living and the dead would become thinner before the New Year. When the boundaries are weakened, spirits can enter our world and cause damage to crops.

What are Halloween Superstitions and how do they relate to Halloween?

Many superstitious beliefs about Halloween exist, and they are creepier the more you explore them.

  • Superstition states that if a girl dreams of her future husband, she can place an apple under her bed at night.
  • According to legend, a woman who hangs a sheet of wet cloth in front of a fire on Halloween night will see her husband’s image.
  • Another Halloween legend states that if a woman walks down at night while looking in the mirror, she will see her husband.

Halloween Trivia Fun Facts

  • Ten percent of Americans design Halloween costumes for their pets.
  • Half of adults dress up in costumes for Halloween.
  • To avoid being seen by Evil spirits, ancient Celt tradition says that people should wear frightening masks and costumes when they go out in the country on Halloween night.
  • The 1920s saw the creation of the first Halloween card.
  • Sixty-seven per cent of adults love Halloween and enjoy playing Halloween trivia games with friends, family, and children.
  • Mexico celebrates Halloween with sweet skulls
  • In 1967, 2,000,000 Ouija Board games were sold out.
  • Each year, Halloween greeting cards are worth more than $50 million.
  • Each year, around 28 million Halloween cards are sent out to family and friends to wish them a happy Halloween.

Easy Halloween Trivia Questions and Answers for Children

To make it more fun, you can split the kids into two groups and ask them each question about Halloween. The winning team will be the one that gives the most correct answers. Giving different gifts to the winning team can make it more enjoyable.

Q. After which holiday does Halloween is celebrated?

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 Al saints (Hallows) day

Q. When is Halloween celebrated?

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 Oct 31

Q. When does celts celebrate their new year?

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1st of Nov.

Q. What does the orange color stands for? 

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Fall Harvest

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Name the activity for which kids wear scary clothes and ask for candies from neighbors?

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Trick-o- Treat

Q. On what does witches ride and fly around the town?

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Broomstick

Q. Pumpkin is a vegetable or a fruit?

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A Fruit

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. What is the name of traditional food that people like to eat most on Halloween?

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Barmbrack (a kind of fruit cake)

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Pumpkins have how many colors?

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Three

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Which three colors do pumpkins have?

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White, green, blue

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Bonfire is originated from which word?

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Bone and fire

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. In which ancient Celtic festival does Halloween has it’s origin?

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Samhain

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. What are the two colors associated with Halloween?

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Orange and Black

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Which food is kept outside the house for kids to see?

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Pumpkin

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. What is the color of the pumpkin kept outside the house?

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Orange

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Where are pumpkins grown?

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On vines

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Q. Which vegetable was earlier used to make Jack-o-Lanterns for Halloween?

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Turnip

Q. What does the black color indicates?

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Death

Questions and Answers about Halloween Trivia

Here are some Halloween trivia questions and answers to test your brain nerves.

Q. Who started the tradition of Halloween?

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Druids

Q. How many colors are there for M and M’s?

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Five different colors

Q. Who is the author of the novel “Dracula”?

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Bram Stoker

Q. What does group of witches is called?

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Coven

Q. Halloween is originated from which country?

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Ireland

Q. What was the real name of the Dracula?

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Vlad the Impaler

Q. What does word Dracula means?

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Son of the Devil

Q. Male witch is called?

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Warlock

Q. What is the significance of staring into a mirror at midnight on Halloween according to superstitions?

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Future life partner

Q. From which region pumpkins are originated?

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Central America

Q. Who is the author of the novel “Frankenstein”?

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Mary Shelley

Q. If you see spider on Halloween what does it means according to superstitions?

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It means spirit of loved ones is guarding you.

Q. Name the country that celebrates the day of dead as the midnight starts on 31st Oct.?

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Mexico

Q. What particular ability does a person born on Halloween have according to superstitious beliefs?

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Have ability to see and communicate with spirits

Q. During Salem Witch Trials how many people were hanged?

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Nineteen

Q. Transylvania belongs to which country?

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Romania

Q. If a person have intense fear of Halloween what does it means?

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Person has Samhainophobia

Q. “Don’t be afraid I’m going to give you the choice I never had” this is saying of which vampire?

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Lestat

Q. What does the word Hallow means in relation to Halloween?

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Saint

Q. Halloween is also known as?

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All Halloween,All Hallows’ Eve, All Saints’ Eve,

Q. What was the diameter and weight of the largest pumpkin pie?

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More than 6m in diameter, 350 pounds in weight

Q. What is the percentage of the children under 12 who go trick or treating?

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93%

Q. How much is spent on costumes each year?

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$1.5 billion

Q. Vampire bats are from which region?

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South and Central America

Q. Vampires are also known as?

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Mythical creatures

Q. In which year The count Dracula” society was found?

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1962

Q. How many Americans celebrate Halloween by decorating their houses?

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86%

Q. From which region was Halloween brought to North America?

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From Europe

Halloween Movie Questions and Answers

Here are some trivia questions about Halloween movies with answers that will test your memory and knowledge.

Q. What is the name of the first actor who played wolf man?

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Lon Chaney

Q. What is the name of the actress who played a role of Laurie Strode in the movie “Halloween”?

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Jamie Lee Curtis

Q. What was the number of people killed with chainsaw in the ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’?

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One

Q. “Freaks” movie was made in which year?

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1932

Q. “Psycho” was nominated for Oscars how many times?

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Four

Q. When “Happy Death Day was released?

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Oct. 13

Q. In Halloween II Which movie was playing on T.V when Michael entered the couple’s house?

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Night of the living dead

Q. How many times Michael was shoot in Second movie?

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7 times

Q. What is the name the director of  “The nightmares before Christmas”?

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Henry Selick

Q. Who played role of Michael Myers as an adult?

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Nick Castle

Q. White House Rose Garden was haunt by whom?

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Dolly Madison

Q. When did the two teen witches meet in movie “Twitches”?

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At their 21st birthday

Q. What was the age Travis in the movie “It Comes At Night”?

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17 years

Q. In which year “Halloween Town” was released?

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1998

Q. Which movie is known as the Longest running movie in history?

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The rocky horror picture show

Q. Evil Michael Myers murdered whom in the movie “Halloween”?

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His sister

Halloween Celebrations: Halloween Party Ideas

These are some of the most amazing Halloween activities you can try

Jack-o’-Lanterns

This is one of the most fun and popular activities. The pumpkins are used to make lanterns. Jack o lanterns is named after Jack, a farmer who tricked evil spirits many times and was limited to entering both heaven and hell. He moved about the earth, distracting people from his path.

Costume Parties

This is a type of theme party in which both adults and children dress up in frightening costumes to scare away the spirits.

Trick-or-Treating with Kids

Children take trick-or-treat bags to school at night and get candy from their neighbors.

Lighting a bonfire

People light bonfires to remember the deceased and pray for them.

Apple Bobbing

It was inspired by a Roman Festival Pomona, a goddess of fruits & trees. This is a fun Halloween game. The game involves filling a tub or basin with water. Apples are then placed inside. Without using their hands, the player must pick the apple from the tub by opening their mouth.

People love to go to haunted attractions, watch horror movies, and tell scary stories on Halloween.

Halloween Movies

Here’s a list with Halloween movies you can enjoy at a Halloween party. Make sure to bring snacks and popcorn for the movie session.

  • Get out
  • Happy Death Day
  • It comes at night
  • Halloween town (1998)
  • Hocus Pocus (1993).
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993).
  • The Haunted Mansion (2003-2004)
  • Twitches (2005)
  • Psycho (1960).
  • The Shining (1980).
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).
  • Shaun of the Dead (2004)
  • The Babadook (2014)
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975).
  • Halloween (1978).
  • Edward Scissor hands (1990).
  • The Addams Family (1991).
  • Scream (1996)
  • The Sixth Sense (1999).
  • The Blair Witch Project (1999).
  • The Descent (2005)
  • Let the Right One In (2008)
  • Raw (2016)

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