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#129854 by Quiz master
Mon Oct 31, 2011 7:27 pm
Happy Halloween :lol:

1.Which writer was best known for his horror stories such as To the Devil A Daughter, The Haunting of Toby Jugg and The Devil Rides Out?
2.The mask in the film Scream, which became a popular costume for dressing up at Halloween, was based on a painting by which artist?
3.How did French explorer Jacques Cartier describe pumpkins in 1584?
4.Which traditional Halloween pastime is thought to derive from the symbol of the Pomona, the Roman goddess of fruit and gardens?
5.What is the traditional Irish Halloween dish of barnbrack?
6.In the 1978 film Halloween, which character that is played by Jamie Lee Curtis was named after John Carpenter's first girlfriend?
7.Who directed Halloween (2007)?
8.Which seventh century pope designated November 1 All Saints Day?
9.Which Celtic festival was the pre-Christian forerunner of Halloween?
10.What Halloween prop comes from an Irish myth about Stingy Jack?

#129857 by JUS
Mon Oct 31, 2011 7:48 pm
1.Which writer was best known for his horror stories such as To the Devil A Daughter, The Haunting of Toby Jugg and The Devil Rides Out? DENNIS WHEATLY
2.The mask in the film Scream, which became a popular costume for dressing up at Halloween, was based on a painting by which artist? EDVARD MUNCH
3.How did French explorer Jacques Cartier describe pumpkins in 1584?
4.Which traditional Halloween pastime is thought to derive from the symbol of the Pomona, the Roman goddess of fruit and gardens? APPLE BOBBING
5.What is the traditional Irish Halloween dish of barnbrack? TREACLE TOFFEE?
6.In the 1978 film Halloween, which character that is played by Jamie Lee Curtis was named after John Carpenter's first girlfriend?
7.Who directed Halloween (2007)?
8.Which seventh century pope designated November 1 All Saints Day?
9.Which Celtic festival was the pre-Christian forerunner of Halloween? SAMHAIN
10.What Halloween prop comes from an Irish myth about Stingy Jack? JACK O LANTERN?

#129863 by Quiz master
Mon Oct 31, 2011 7:54 pm
All correct except Q5 JUS :)
3, 5 ,6 ,7, 8

#129884 by feey
Mon Oct 31, 2011 11:28 pm
3.How did French explorer Jacques Cartier describe pumpkins in 1584? Gross melons
5.What is the traditional Irish Halloween dish of barnbrack? Friut loaf
6.In the 1978 film Halloween, which character that is played by Jamie Lee Curtis was named after John Carpenter's first girlfriend? Laurie Strode
7.Who directed Halloween (2007)? Rob Zombie
8.Which seventh century pope designated November 1 All Saints Day? pope boniface iv

#129890 by Quiz master
Tue Nov 01, 2011 12:36 pm
Thanks for finishing it feey :)