Amish Trivia PLUS a Giveaway!

Life with LilyWant to win a copy of Life with Lily? Now through Thursday at midnight, I’ll be testing your knowledge of the Amish. To be entered, answer the following questions correctly and email your answers to caitlin@litfusegroup.com. I’ll be announcing the winners on my blog on Friday—and there will be three winners!!

1. True or false? Old Order Amish can’t own cars, nor can they travel in them.

2. The Amish attend school through: a) fourth grade b) sixth grade c) eighth grade d) twelfth grade.

3. True or false? The Amish celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas.

4. The Amish get married in: a) spring b)summer c) fall d) winter.

5. True or false? Amish women trim their hair, and unmarried men can have moustaches.

Good luck! If you have any questions, please send them to caitlin@litfusegroup.com. 

*Only those in the U.S. are eligible to win.

About Suzanne

Suzanne Woods Fisher writes bestselling, award winning fiction and non-fiction books about the Old Order Amish for Revell Books. Her interest in the Plain People began with her Old Order German Baptist grandfather, raised in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. Suzanne's app, Amish Wisdom, delivers a daily Amish proverb to your phone or iPad. She writes a bi-monthly column for Christian Post and Cooking & Such magazine. She lives with her family in California and raises puppies for Guide Dogs for the Blind. To Suzanne's way of thinking, you can't take life too seriously when a puppy is running through your house with someone's underwear in its mouth.

Comments

  1. Lauren Boughner says:

    F,c,f,c,f

  2. Sharon Lewis says:

    1. false
    2. C
    3. true, with simplicity
    4. C
    5. false

  3. Jean Smith says:

    False
    C
    True
    Fall
    False

  4. Geri says:

    1. false
    2. c
    3. true
    4. D
    5. False

  5. Theresa Doss says:

    False
    C
    true but more simple than us English do
    fall..after the harvest
    pfalse for both women and men

  6. Vickie says:

    1. False
    2. c) eighth grade
    3. True
    4. c) fall
    5. False

  7. Amy says:

    OK:
    1 is false,
    2 is C,
    3 is True,
    4 is C, and
    5 is false.
    How’d I do?? lol

  8. 1. False
    2. C
    3. True
    4. C
    5. False

  9. mary ellen ashenfelder says:

    1 False
    2 C
    3 True
    4 C
    5 False

  10. Paul M Wipf says:

    1. True; Old Order Amish can’t own cars, nor can they travel in them.
    Old Order Amish are not allowed to own cars, however they can Hire a driver and van and travel with them.

    2. The Amish attend school through: c) eighth grade
    3. True; The Amish celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas.

    4. The Amish get married in: c) fall

    5. false? Amish women trim their hair, and unmarried men can have moustaches.

  11. 1. False
    2. C–eighth grade
    3. True–but much simpler
    4. C–Fall after the harvest is in
    5. False–women do not cut their; no mustache

  12. Joan adis says:

    True
    Eighth grade
    True both days
    C fall after harvest season
    False women never cut hair and men do not have mustaches

  13. Sherry Riddle says:

    False, c, true, c false

  14. Cindi Altman says:

    1. False. They are allowed to ride in them
    2. C. Amish attend school through the 8th grade
    3. True, they do celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas
    4. C. Amish get married in the fall. (Some areas even extend the wedding season into winter if there are a lot getting married)
    5. False. Women never cut their hair and unmarried men are clean shaven

  15. JoJo Sutis says:

    FALSE
    C
    TRUE
    C
    FALSE

  16. 1) False
    2) C
    3) True but simple
    4) D
    5) False

  17. Carolsue says:

    1. False
    2. C
    3. True, just no decorations, etc.
    4. C
    5. False