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Question 1: Halloween is based on the tradition of celebrating the ________/Winter Quatcrus, which nowadays happens around 7 November.
SeasonAutumnPrecipitation (meteorology)Spring (season)

Question 2: Walpurgis Night (30 April) and ________ (1 May)
New Year's DayMay DayChristmasLabor Day

Question 3: A cross-quarter day is a day falling approximately halfway between a solstice and an ________.
YearCalendarWeek-day namesEquinox

Question 4: 4-10 May: ________, 立夏 (lìxià)
LughnasadhSamhainImbolcBeltane

Question 5: 2-7 February: ________, 立春 (lìchūn)
LughnasadhSamhainImbolcBeltane

Question 6: These days originated as pagan holidays in Sweden, Norway, ________, United Kingdom and Ireland, and survive in modern times as neopagan holidays.
GermanyRussiaEstoniaFinland

Question 7: 3-10 August: ________, 立秋 (lìqiū)
ImbolcSamhainLughnasadhBeltane

Question 8: In others, including the modern ________', the cross-quarter days mark the middle of each season (see astronomical seasons).
PhilippinesUnited StatesAlaskaCanada

Question 9: 5-10 November: ________, 立冬 (lìdōng)
ImbolcLughnasadhBeltaneSamhain







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