Favorite Halloween Candy Quiz
Forget costumes, Halloween is all about the candy! Take our quiz to see how much you know about the candy treats that make this holiday so sweet.
What is the most desirable candy to find in your trick-or-treat bag, according to a 2016 poll?
- Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
True or false: Candy corn ranks as the preferred Halloween candy in five states.
How much do Americans spend on Reese's Peanut Butter Cups every year?
- $100 million
- $250 million
- $500 million
True or false: Milton Hershey invented the Reese's Cup.
What year did candy fans first bite into a Reese's Cup?
True or false: M&M's are the second best-selling candy after Reese's.
What do the M's on M&M's stand for?
- Mars and Mars
- Mars and Murrie
- Mars and Mercury
What year were M&M's invented?
What Halloween favorite was invented in the 1880s by the Wunderlee Candy Co.?
- caramel apples
- candy corn
Which of these names was candy corn originally sold under?
- chicken feed
- sweet corn
- striped triangles
How many millions of pounds of candy corn are sold each year?
- 5 million
- 15 million
- 35 million
True or false: Most people nibble candy corn one color at a time.
What is the Kit Kat named for?
- an animal
- a beverage
- a club
What year was the first Kit Kat sold?
When did the Kit Kat get its name?
What city do Mary Janes hail from?
- Charleston, South Carolina
Whom did Charles Miller name Mary Janes after?
- his aunt
- his wife
- his daughter
What is the Snickers bar named for?
What is the Jolly Rancher named for?
- an ice cream shop
- a guy who owned a ranch
- a ship
What year were Dum Dums introduced?
What candy bar is one of the four food groups, according to Bart Simpson?
- Milky Way
True or false: The Butterfinger was named for clumsy sports stars.
What was the very first flavor of Life Savers?
What candy was originally called Opal Fruits?
- Laffy Taffy
True or false: The 3 Musketeers bar used to include three flavors in a single bar.
What candy bar once featured a variation known as Forever Yours?
- Milky Way
- 100 Grand
True or false: Swedish Fish are actually from Sweden.
What percentage of people hand out candy on Halloween?
- 30 percent
- 50 percent
- 70 percent
True or false: The week before Halloween is the biggest week of the year for U.S. candy sellers.
How much do Americans spend on Halloween candy each year?
- $20 million
- $200 million
- $2 billion