Quiz: The Ultimate National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Movie Quiz
The Ultimate National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Movie Quiz
By: Troy
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About This Quiz

"Worse? How could things get any worse? Take a look around here, Ellen. We're at the threshold of hell!" That's something most people don't typically say during the holidays! When things took a turn for the worse, Clark Griswold let out all of his frustration with this quote. Christmas with the Griswolds featured mishap after mishap, from problems with the Christmas tree and lights to Cousin Eddie's unexpected arrival.

The National Lampoon movies always give us endless comedy and then pull at our heartstrings, just to bring back all of the laughs once again. This movie was no exception. Did you know that "Christmas Vacation" ends on Christmas Eve? Imagine how much fun and sentimentality Christmas Day with the Griswolds would have brought!

It wasn't long before "Christmas Vacation" became an instant holiday classic; it debuted at number 2 at the box office when it was released in 1989. Do you know which actor was very talented with ad-libs? It was Chevy Chase! No rehearsals were done for "Christmas Vacation."

One signature component of most National Lampoon movies is the song "Holiday Road." "Christmas Vacation" is an exception to this, as it has its own music. Do you know what this movie has that is different from the rest of the National Lampoon franchise? A sequel! "Christmas Vacation 2" was all about Cousin Eddie and his family, as they ventured out to a tropical island.

"Christmas Vacation" is a classic comedy that will be remembered for a long time. If you think you know how the Griswolds spent their holidays, take this quiz to receive your present – a great score!

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What does Clark use to put up lights on his house?
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What does Clark wear on his head when using his chainsaw for the first time?
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What type of animal is in the Christmas tree?
4.0 of 30
What are the first names of the Griswold's neighbors?
5.0 of 30
Which of these isn't an excuse Rusty gives to Clark for why he can't help double check the light bulbs?
6.0 of 30
What is the name of Cousin Eddie's dog?
7.0 of 30
What corrected Ruby Sue's crossed eyes?
8.0 of 30
What did Cousin Eddie's dog drink before leaving for the Griswold's home?
9.0 of 30
What two gifts does old Aunt Bethany wrap up and bring for Christmas?
10.0 of 30
When does Cousin Eddie say he is leaving?
11.0 of 30
What type of product has Clark Griswold been working on at work?
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14.0 of 30
What doesn't happen to the Griswolds on the drive to cut down a Christmas tree?
15.0 of 30
Which part of Audrey's body doesn't she complain about being cold while hiking to get the Griswold family Christmas tree?
16.0 of 30
Which cartoon character is Clark's coffee mug in the shape of at work?
17.0 of 30
What is Clark doing when the grandparents show up?
18.0 of 30
How many light bulbs does Clark Griswold put on his house?
19.0 of 30
Who closes the attic on Clark and locks him in so he can't join the family when they go to the mall?
20.0 of 30
Clark's wife Ellen has a nickname for Clark. What does she call him?
21.0 of 30
Which store does Clark Griswold find himself at when the sled finally stops?
22.0 of 30
Which sports team is on Clark Griswold's hat throughout the movie?
23.0 of 30
What does Bethany recite whe she is asked to say grace at the dinner table?
24.0 of 30
What item does Cousin Eddie crush in Clark's shopping cart when in Walmart?
25.0 of 30
What is Clark's big plan for getting rid of the squirrel in the house?
26.0 of 30
Which carol do the Griswolds not sing in the station wagon on the way to get a Christmas tree?
27.0 of 30
When the relatives arrive, which movie is Rusty watching on the television?
28.0 of 30
What is the manufacturer of the old pickup truck that cuts off the Griswold's family station wagon in the beginning of the movie?
29.0 of 30
Which of these things doesn't happen to Santa in the opening cartoon?
30.0 of 30
What is the last line in the movie?
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