Santa Quiz Answers: Autumn 2012 Newsletter

Q: What is Santa called in Italy?

A: Babbo Natale


Q: In which century was St Nicholas first mentioned?

A: The fourth century.


Q: Which American government agency tracks Santa’s sleigh?

A: NORAD [North American Aerospace Defense Command] –


Q: Can you name all Santa’s reindeer?

A: Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, Rudolph.


Q: How many letters do children mail to Santa each year?

A: Nearly 100,000 letters are sent to the North Pole.


Q: In Holland, how does Santa deliver gifts?

A: On horseback.  In Holland, Santa is known as Sinterklaas.