Quiz: Can you guess the Christmas Carol? Quiz
Can you guess the Christmas Carol? Quiz
By: Sarah Crozer
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About This Quiz

You probably know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen. But do you know Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen? Don't forget the most famous of Santa's reindeer!

Christmas carols have been written since at least the 300s, but the ones we know have only emerged in the past two centuries. Many carols include religion as Christmas celebrates the birth of Jesus. Which Christmas carol is your favorite?

Can you recite the lyrics to "Jingle Bell Rock"? How about the lyrics to "I'll Be Home For Christmas"? Maybe you can even sing the words to the Christmas classic, "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch"? Some of the lyrics on this quiz may trick you!

Do the lyrics, "Oh, what fun it is to ride on a one-horse open sleigh" ring a bell? How about "Star of wonder, star of light"? Maybe, "Glad tidings we bring, to you and your kin" is your favorite lyric? If you're stumped, try to remember the tune that matches the lyrics!

You grew up singing them, and maybe you'll even teach them to your kids. So, Christmas carol experts, if you had no trouble answering these questions then what are you waiting for? You're sure to have a "Holly Jolly Christmas" with this quiz!

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