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1

December her 16th is the first ...

Posada

2

On this first posada, ..... is put out

Nacimiento (nativity scene)

3

The celebration of las posadas lasts .... days marking the .... of pregnancy

Nine, months

4

During Las posadas, Mexicans reenact the .... of Mary and Joseph to Bethlehem

Journey

5

Guests are often served ....., a hot cider

Ponche

6

Another part of the nightly celebration is the breaking of the ....

Piñata

7

The traditional piñata has seven cones, why

They are the 7 deadly sinsu

8

The stick that is used to break the piñata represents ....

Faith

9

December 24th

Nochebuena

10

Tamales are made with a corn paste called

Masa

11

On December 24th, the procession finally arrives at the church, and the .... is finally placed in the nativity scene

Baby Jesus

12

The mass on December 24th is called .... or rooster mass

Misa de gallo

13

December 25th is a day for .... and eating ....

Resting, recalentados (leftovers)

14

What's celebrated on December 28th

el Día de los Santos Inocentes

15

el Día de los Santos Inocentes is similar to ....

April fools day

16

Three days prior to el Día de los Reyes, children send .... into the sky with their wishes attached

Balloons

17

The arrival of the 3 kings takes place on ....

January 6

18

It is a tradition on 3 kings day to serve ...., a sweet bread

Rosca de reyes

19

The season ends with the celebration of

El Día de la Calendaria

20

Atole is a drink made with ....

Rice