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Q1:   58% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 58 points
December was originally which month in the early Roman calendar?
First
Sixth
Tenth
Eleventh
Twelfth

Q2:   39% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 39 points
On December 21, 1620, who landed in Plymouth?
Christopher Columbus
The first horses in the British colonies
The Spanish Conquistadors
The Pilgrims
The Quakers

Q3:   44% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 44 points
What did George Washington do on December 25th, 1776?
Lit up the first White House Christmas Tree
Had Christmas dinner with Martha and the Benjamin Franklin's
Chopped down the famous cherry tree
Got his first set of wooden teeth
Crossed the Delaware

Q4:   48% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 48 points
In December of 1782, a certain line was drawn on the map of the United States. What is the name of this line?
The U.S.-Canada border
The Mason-Dixon line
The Great Divide
The 49th Parallel
The Rock Island Line

Q5:   45% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 45 points
December 15th, 1791 is the date WHAT was ratified?
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution (The Bill of Rights)
The eleventh and twelfth amendments
The fourteenth amendment
Prohibition
Women's right to vote

Q6:   37% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 37 points
In December of 1803, what did the United States buy from France?
The Statue of Liberty
Alaska
America's First French Poodle
The Louisiana Purchase
The first White House Christmas Tree

Q7:   58% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 58 points
In December of 1843, what famous Christmas story was first published?
"The Night Before Christmas"
"Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer"
"Good King Wenceslaus"
"A Christmas Carol"
"Miracle On 34th Street"

Q8:   47% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 47 points
Which prize was first awarded in December of 1901?
The Nobel Prize
The Pulitzer Prize
The Winter Olympic gold medal
The Oscar
The Stanley Cup

Q9:   72% of 50141 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 72 points
What singer was born on Christmas Day, December 25th, 1946?
Jimmy Buffett
Bette Midler
Paul McCartney
Mick Jagger
Tony Orlando

Q10:   36% of 50140 players got this question wrong, so it's worth 36 points
Who was assassinated on December 8th, 1980?
John F. Kennedy
Robert Kennedy
Martin Luther King
John Lennon
Selena

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