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Halloween

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Boo! Halloween started as "All Hallow's Eve," or the day before All Saints Day. This day is important in the Christian calendar to celebrate all the saints in the Bible. Halloween as we know it, with candy and masks, is a relatively new idea. Before candy corn, Halloween was celebrated mostly as a fall harvest festival.

  1. 1. What did Halloween originally celebrate?
    1. a. The winter solstice
    2. b. The harvest
    3. c. A person's death
  2. 2. What day comes after Halloween?
    1. a. Harvest
    2. b. All Saints Day
    3. c. Day of the Dead
  3. 3. What was Halloween originally called?
    1. a. All Hallow's Eve
    2. b. Nightingale Hour
    3. c. Soul Day