Winter Holiday Quiz

Winter SnowflakesFor many moms, dads and families, the winter holiday season can be the busiest time of the year. Between the shopping, leaf raking, snow shoveling and baking, finding time to actually relax during the season isn’t always easy.

Take a break from all the hustle and bustle and test your knowledge with this Gerber Life winter holiday quiz. These fun holiday facts are our gift to you this season:

1.    Which holiday is known as the Festival of Lights: Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanzaa or Winter Solstice?
2.    Who wrote “The Nutcracker”: E.T.A. Hoffmann, Charles Dickens, Mark Twain or Ludwig van Beethoven?
3.    What is the name of the Grinch’s dog: Rex, Max, Spot or Hoo?
4.    In what year was Kwanzaa founded: 1955, 1966, 1977 or 1988?


1.    Chanukah
2.    E.T.A. Hoffmann
3.    Max
4.    1966

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  1. Thanks for the quiz!!! Enjoy things like that! We do tend to get too caught up in everything and neglect the real meanings and enjoyments of the season!! (and thanks for your grow up plan!)

    Comment by Shirley — 12 - 12 - 2012 @ 10:19 AM

  2. I did not know any of the answers. I was surprised at the answers

    Comment by Stefanie Koebke — 12 - 12 - 2012 @ 10:47 AM

  3. It’s a shame there wasn’t a question about Christ’s birth, He’s the reason for the season. Thanks

    Comment by Gary Tucker — 12 - 13 - 2012 @ 11:11 AM

  4. Gerber has always kept insurance or my grandchildren more affordable than any company that I checked into.

    Comment by Barbara Luck — 12 - 13 - 2012 @ 12:05 PM

  5. Shirley we’re glad you enjoyed the quiz! We also appreciate your nice comments. – Gerber Life

    Comment by Gerber Life Insurance — 12 - 13 - 2012 @ 4:56 PM

  6. That was real good!!! For a couple minutes my mind was refreshed. I learn something too. Thank you for the quiz….

    Comment by Barbara Wilson — 12 - 14 - 2012 @ 4:24 AM

  7. Wow, as many times as I seen The Grinch! I didn’t even get that 1 right, LOL. Shame on me. Thank’s for the quiz. Even more thank’s for your ins. I have it for myself, my children & pass it on to all my friends & family as well. It’s nice to take a quiet minute like this & be Thankfull of what you have, big or small. Just be glad. Happy Holiday’s:-)

    Comment by LaTresa — 12 - 14 - 2012 @ 9:39 AM

  8. Happy Holidays LaTresa! We can’t thank you enough for your business, loyalty, and kind words. – Gerber Life

    Comment by Gerber Life Insurance — 12 - 14 - 2012 @ 1:50 PM

  9. I loved your quiz,I didn’t know the answers to some of them but I liked it a lot,hey you learn something new everyday and u had my mind really going. Thank you I really loved the quiz.

    Comment by melinda dube — 12 - 14 - 2012 @ 4:54 PM

  10. I have a music degree. The composer of “The Nutcracker” was Peter Tchaikovsky.

    Comment by Deb Petipren — 12 - 15 - 2012 @ 12:14 AM

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