New Years Day Trivia - Fun Trivia

1. Under which calendar is New Year's Day Jan. 1?
 Gregorian Calendar
 Chinese Calendar
 Julian Calendar
2. In the Middle Ages most European countries used the Julian calendar, so they observed New Year's Day when?
 March 25th
 May 1st
 April 21st
3. What calendar determines the date of the Chinese New Year?
 Zen
 Lunar
 Solar
4. Rosh Hashanah is the beginning of the new year for what religion?
 Jewish
 Christian
 Buddhist
5. Kwanzaa is a seven-day holiday that begins Dec. 26 and extends through Jan. 1. What does the word mean in Swahili?
 First people
 First fruits
 First Day
6. When to the practioners of Tibetan Buddhism celebrate New Year's?
 February
 May
 December
7. What New Year's gift did ancient Persians give?
 Eggs
 Money
 Gift
8. In Phillippines what month and day did there New years Celebrated?
 January 1st
 December 5th
 January 10th
9. The name January is derived from the Roman god Janus. What is he the god of?
 Wine and grapes
 Gates and doors
 Clocks and calendars
10. In what God did the Romans offer the small items such as nuts and coins imprinrted with pictures?
 Jesus Christ
 Janus
 Julius Caesar