Happy Thanksgiving Quiz!

Thanksgiving Family Holiday

Before you begin reading the articles in our Blog about Thanksgiving, take a moment to see how much you know about  the holiday. Here are 5 questions to test your knowledge:


  1. Which U.S. President officially set aside the last Thursday of November as the national day for Thanksgiving?
  2. The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade began in what year – 1911, 1920 or 1939?
  3. The average weight of a turkey purchased for Thanksgiving is how many pounds – 15, 17 or 19?
  4. The holiday shopping season traditionally begins on the day after Thanksgiving. What is the name of that day?
  5. What percentage of Americans eat turkey on Thanksgiving Day – 71, 81 or 91 percent?

And let’s ask one more question: Who can have a happier, healthier and truly thankful Thanksgiving by reading the articles in our Blog?


  1. Abraham Lincoln
  2. 1920
  3. 15
  4. Black Friday
  5. 91
  6. You
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  1. Very pleasant to read historical trivia.

    Comment by Armand — 11 - 18 - 2011 @ 7:54 PM

  2. Happy Thanksgiving to every one

    Comment by Maria — 11 - 19 - 2011 @ 1:58 AM

  3. How can I roll over my grandchildrens Grow Plan into a College Plan and what value would I loose if it did this?

    Comment by Karen Erdie — 11 - 21 - 2011 @ 1:28 PM

  4. I too, enjoyed the historical aspect of the questions. We need to remember our heritage and be so ever thankful for our forefathers who set this country towards freedom. Happy Thanksgiving to all!

    Comment by Georgia — 11 - 21 - 2011 @ 2:38 PM

  5. thanks for your bench and happy holidays

    Comment by martha mayoral — 11 - 21 - 2011 @ 3:26 PM

  6. Hello Karen. Thank you for your inquiry. A College Plan Specialist will be happy to assist you with your question. Please contact them directly via phone at 866-503-4487 and our team will gladly assist you. Thank you. Gerber Life wishes all a Happy & Healthy Thanksgiving!

    Comment by Gerber Life — 11 - 21 - 2011 @ 6:45 PM

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