WONDER #541: Why Aren’t There More Holidays?

Question 1 of 3

What term refers to any type of day set aside to celebrate something special?

  1. Friday
  2. holiday
  3. weekday
  4. weekend

Question 2 of 3

What is required to create a national holiday?

  1. presidential veto
  2. executive action
  3. an official act of Congress
  4. judicial review

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following is an example of an unofficial holiday?

  1. Independence Day
  2. Thanksgiving
  3. Christmas
  4. April Fool's Day

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