The History of the Day of the Dead
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  • Question 1
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    What is Day of the Dead?

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    Halloween in Mexico

    A Mexican holiday that remembers loved ones who have died

    A day when people eat Mexican food and hit pinatas

  • Question 2
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    When is it celebrated?

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    October 31st

    After Christmas

    November 1st and 2nd

  • Question 3
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    Where is the holiday celebrated the most?

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    in rural areas

    in big cities

    in schools

  • Question 4
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    Which flower is most closely associated with the holiday?

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    roses

    marigolds

    poinsettias

  • Question 5
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    What is an ofrenda?

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    A decorated altar or display

    Mexican money

    A bouquet of flowers

  • Question 6
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    What are some things that are place on the altar?

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    water, flowers, candles

    snow globes, miniature Christmas trees

    pumpkins, candy, toy witches

  • Question 7
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    What is another word for sugar skulls?

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    calacas

    cempasuchiles

    calaveras

  • Question 8
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    Why are skulls and skeletons placed on the altar?

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    to scare people

    to remind people of Halloween

    to poke fun at death

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