Mardi Gras Trivia
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  • Question 1
    10 seconds
    Q.

    What do the colors of Mardi Gras stand for? Green is for _________, gold means_________and purple symbolizes ___________.

    answer choices

    faith, power and justice

    grass, sun and flowers

    love, happiness and sacred

    hope, value and richness of life

  • Question 2
    10 seconds
    Q. What does "mardi gras" mean?
    answer choices
    Big party
    Parade
    Fat Tuesday
    New Orleans
  • Question 3
    10 seconds
    Q. It is illegal to ride in a Mardi Gras parade without a mask?
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 4
    10 seconds
    Q. What is a doubloon?
    answer choices
    A cake with a baby inside
    A decorated truck in a parade
    A colorful mask worn at Mardi Gras
    A special coin thrown at parades
  • Question 5
    10 seconds
    Q.

    How many king cakes are sold every year in New Orleans?

    answer choices

    5,000

    2 million

    750,000

    25,000

  • Question 6
    10 seconds
    Q. The first known celebration of Mardi Gras was held in__________________.
    answer choices
    Mobile, AL
    New Orleans, LA
    Biloxi, MS
    Corpus Christi, TX
  • Question 7
    10 seconds
    Q. Mardi Gras has been a legal holiday since ________.
    answer choices
    1875
    1990
    1805
  • Question 8
    10 seconds
    Q. Before the Cajuns settled in Louisiana, where did they settle after leaving France?
    answer choices
    Eastern Canada
    The Great Lakes
    Maine
    Florida
  • Question 9
    10 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is a Louisiana dish?
    answer choices
    Gumbo
    Jambalaya
    Etouffée
    All of these
  • Question 10
    10 seconds
    Q.

    What does it mean to get the baby in your piece of king cake?

    answer choices

    wealth and riches

    good luck all year

    lucky in love

    absolutely nothing

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Fat Tuesday/Mardi Gras is also known as ____________ in other parts of the world.

    answer choices

    Pancake Day

    Carnival Day

    King's Day

    The Big Feast

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the general name given to organizations that put together floats for parades and/or balls?

    answer choices

    Krewes

    Pacts

    Mardi Gras masses

    Batches

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