WONDER #1211: How Were Birthstones Chosen for Each Month?

Question 1 of 3

Birthstones can be traced back to the design of what priestly garment in the Bible?

  1. ephod
  2. breastplate
  3. headpiece
  4. pants

Question 2 of 3

Which gemstone is the birthstone for the month of January?

  1. garnet
  2. diamond
  3. opal
  4. pearl

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is NOT usually associated with birthstones?

  1. good luck
  2. healing powers
  3. communicating with animals
  4. protection from evil

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