Valentine's Day Hard Quiz

Valentine's Day Hard Quiz

Warning: Study up on your Valentine's Day knowledge before taking. Extremely hard.

published on February 0819 responses 3

What state produces a majority of America's roses?

New York
California
Florida
Washington

What is the most popular way to say "Be Mine" - Flowers, Cards, or Candy?

Flowers
Candy
Cards

What fruit is also known as the "love apple?"

Tomato
Strawberry
Cherry
Apple
Raspberry

Who was the first television couple to share a bed on air (instead of twin beds)?

Mike and Carol Brady
Lucy and Ricky Ricardo
Rachel Green and Ross Geller
Morticia and Gomez Addams

What percentage of flowers bought on Valentine's Day are bought by men?

35%
50%
65%

Between girlfriends, wives, mothers, and teachers-who receives the most cards?

Girlfriends
Mothers
Teachers
Wives

If a woman sees a robin on Valentine's Day, what kind of a man will she marry?

Sailor
Farmer
Business Man

Conversation hearts were first made by what company?

Nestle
Necco
hershey's

What state has a town called Valentine?

Arizona
Connecticut
Montana
Nebraska

"Ie Ovele Ouye" is I Love You in what language?

Latin
Greek
English
Spanish
Pig Latin

What is the winged child shooting love arrows at the unsuspected?

Aphrodite
Flying-Winged-Baby-Man
Cupid

What color M&M is thought to be an aphrodisiac?

Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Blue
Purple / Violet

Who is Mickey Mouse's valentine?

Daisy
Minnie

True or False; Valentine’s Day is the largest card giving holiday?

True
False

The name Valentine originated in what cultural language?

Latin
Greek

The giving of Valentines started during which century?

15th
16th
17th
18th

In what year did Valentine’s Day be declared an official holiday?

1537
1284
1892

Which country began the tradition?

France
England
Germany
United States

What does the word Valentine stand for or mean?

Valor
Loving
Caring
Heart

True or False; Did girls eat unusual food on Valentine’s Day to help them dream about who they would marry?

True
False

An ancient Celtic tradition was giving what with carved hearts on it, as a Valentines gift?

Wooden Spoons
Rocks
Fabric

Love messages were first sent on cards during what century?

15th
16th
17th
18th

Who first introduced Valentine’s Day as a Pagan ceremony in England?

Romans
Greeks

How much does the average American spend on Valentine’s Day?

$13
$75
$46

The greeting card association estimates that 85% of all cards are bought by what gender?

Male
Female

Including children exchanging cards, how many Valentines are bought each year? 700 million, 800 million, 900 million, 1 billion, or 2 billion.

700 million
800 million
900 million
1 billion
2 billion

What percent of women send themselves flowers on valentine’s Day?

68%
12%
15%

What percent of pet owners give their pets a gift on Valentine’s Day?

3%
84%
27%

On Valentine’s Day in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell applied for a patent on what invention of his?

Telephone
Television
Light Bulb

How many different cards does Hallmark make for Valentine’s Day? 1000, 1250, 1300,or 1330.

1000
1250
1300
1350

About how many roses are sold over a three day period around Valentine’s Day? 1 million, 100 million, or 200 million.

1 million
100 million
200 million

Cupid was the son of what Roman God?

Mars
Venus
Jupiter

Approximately how many boxes of chocolate were sold for St. Valentine's Day in 2003?

18 trillion
43 thousand
36 million

The oldest known valentine that is still in existence today was written by Charles, Duke of Orleans to his wife. Where was Charles when he penned this valentine?

Paris, France / Eiffel Tower
Tower of London
White House

In what Shakespeare play is St. Valentine's Day mentioned?

Romeo and Juliet
A Midsummer's Night Dream
Hamlet

What card company is the top seller of Valentine's cards in America?