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How much do you know about Easter?

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HOW much do you actually know about the history, traditions and origins of Easter?
Take this quiz, supplied by GalaBingo.com, and find out!

1. How much did the most expensive Easter egg ever made cost?

£9000

£15,000

£230,000

£3.6 million

£9 million

2. On what day does Lent end?

Holy Thursday

Good Friday

Easter Sunday

Easter Monday

3. How long does it take a chick to grow in an egg, and hatch?

9 months

3 months

1 month

21 days

7 days

4. Where did the Easter bunny originate from?

America

Germany

Russia

Easter Island

England

5. When did people start decorating eggs?

1900s

1700s

1500s

1300s

1000s

6. Who sold the first chocolate egg?

Cadbury

Nestle

Lindt

Frys

Lauden

7. What flower is associated with Easter?

Daffodil

Bluebell

Lily

Pansy

8. What is the traditional art of decorating eggs called?

Origami

Pointillism

Pysanka

Impasto

9. True or False – If you have given up chocolate for Lent, you can still eat it on Sundays?

10. Why do we celebrate Easter?

Spring festival of new life

Resurrection of Jesus

Anglo-Saxon goddess of light, ‘Eostre’

Birth of Jesus

Traditional beginning of the cocoa harvest

(Answers will be published elsewhere on the website on Sunday!)

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