Quiz: Tell Us About Your Most Memorable Christmas Day, and We'll Guess Your Age: HowStuffWorks
Tell Us About Your Most Memorable Christmas Day, and We'll Guess Your Age
By: Ashley Linkletter
5 Min Quiz
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About This Quiz
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Your most memorable Christmas day says a lot about who you are, especially when it comes to your age! Did that glorious day involve the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles or was it a brand new Lite-Brite that had you grinning from ear to ear? Maybe you screamed out loud when you saw the Easy-Bake Oven under the tree, or maybe it was a new iPad that did the trick! Your favorite Christmas carol also tells us a thing or two about your age; after all, there's a big difference between the sounds of Bing Crosby and Taylor Swift — even when they're both singing renditions of "Silent Night" or "White Christmas." There's also a shift in what the Christmas season means to people: what has traditionally been a holy day for religious folks has become a holiday about sharing with others and acts of charity and become an inclusive holiday event for people from all walks of life.
With all of that in mind, taking this Christmas quiz will require a trip down memory lane (or candy cane lane, depending on your experience.) Which carols were playing on the radio? What was your most beloved gift and what kind of paper was it wrapped in? Do you remember what you had for breakfast that morning?
Put on some Christmas music for inspiration and eat a gingerbread man (or three) while you're answering these questions and let us guess your current age!
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When you were rockin' around the Christmas tree was it a live tree or an artificial tree?
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Maybe you're still experiencing this festive earworm! Do you know the name of the Christmas carol that was stuck in your head that year?
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You can probably recall chestnuts roasting on an open fire but can you remember what you had for dessert after Christmas dinner?
Your family loves to change up the wrapping paper every year, which pattern sticks out in your mind?
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What was the first thing you pulled out of your Christmas stocking?
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Approximately how many cousins were you forced to share your Christmas candy with?
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Everyone loves to receive an old-fashioned Christmas card in the mail — how many did you get?
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The holiday season means you get to bring out your spiffiest Christmas duds! What did yours look like?
While you were wrapping presents, which Christmas movie were you most likely watching?
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While you're always up for trying out new Christmas cookie recipes what is the one kind you absolutely always have to make?
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Do you remember the moment you received your all-time, most-wanted present? What was it?
Which main character in "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" do you identify with the most?
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Can you remember what time it was when you first begged your parents to go downstairs and open the presents?
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What did your family get up to after Christmas dinner had been cleared and the kitchen was cleaned up?
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It's the tree topper that makes the tree! What kind of decoration sat atop the Christmas tree?
After all the presents had been opened and the wrapping paper tidied up what did you have for breakfast?
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What kind of Christmas wreathe did you make for the front door?
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The best gifts are made with love — did you receive any homemade presents for Christmas?
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Where did you spend your most memorable Christmas day?
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That present looks like it's moving! Did you get a pet for Christmas?
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Places! Action! Do you remember your role in the school Christmas assembly that year?
When you were out carolling with friends which Christmas carol did you like to sing the most?
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Which fitness-themed present did you receive that made you question the judgment of the gift giver?
When you were sent outside to "burn off some of that Christmas energy" what did you do?
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Do you remember the name of the celebrity chef whose cooking style inspired most of your Christmas dinner?
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The gift of music is one that keeps on giving (and changing). What form did your favorite album take that Christmas?
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Accidents can happen any time so it's good to be aware of safety issues. What is the most dangerous thing that happened on that Christmas day?
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What do you think about the song "Baby It's Cold Outside"?
If you had to compare your family to a fictional family from any Christmas movie which family would you choose?
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You've held onto this beloved Christmas tree decoration ever since your most memorable holiday season — what is it?
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