Quiz: November Days

1) What famous speech was given in November 1863?

I Have a Dream”

The Gettysburg Address”

Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus”

2) In ancient Rome, what began on November 11?

winter Olympics

gladiatorial events


3) Why did the ancient Saxons call November “blood month”?

They sacrificed animals to their gods during this month.

They believed the Earth was undergoing its annual death.

They collected blood to be stored for winter needs.

answers: 1. "The Gettysburg Address"; 2. winter; 3. They sacrificed animals to their gods during this month

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