How well do you know Easter? [ANSWERS, April 22, 2019]

How Easter got its name and other little-known facts about the holiday

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1. Lent and resurrection of Jesus

2. B

3. C

4. German immigrants

5. (i) Russia

(ii) America

(iii) Switzerland

6. The Christian church banned people from eating eggs during Lent. / The Christian church banned eggs during Lent. (any 1)

7.  rabbit; rooster; fox

8. giving people jewel entrusted eggs as Easter gifts

9. (i) invented

(ii) popular

(iii) significant

10. (i) traditions

(ii) candy

(iii) invented

(iv) eggs

(v) baskets