GAME NAME:

VALENTINE'S DAY TREATS

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Explanation

ORIGINAL STORY

HOW IT

BEGAN

USE THE CLUES TO FILL IN THE

SPACES ABOUT THE ORIGIN OF

VALENTINE'S DAY.

FLOWERS FOR LOVE

ROSES

TELL WHAT COLOR OF ROSE

MATCHES THE CLUE

ACCORDING TO TRADITION.

SYMBOLS OF VALENTINE'S

DAY

SYMBOLS

IDENTIFY THE SYMBOL OF THE

HOLIDAY FROM THE CLUE.

ROMANTIC JOKES

LAUGH A

LITTLE

ANSWER THE RIDDLES.

BELIEFS

BELIEFS

ARE THESE ONCE-BELIEVED

STATEMENTS TRUE AS

WRITTEN OR HAVE THEY BEEN

THE KISS PART 1

THE KISS

PART 1

ARE THESE STATEMENTS

ABOUT KISSING TRUE OR NOT?

.

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

VALENTINE WAS A ____.

WHAT IS A PRIEST?

THE MOST POPULAR COLOR

AND FLOWER BOUGHT BY MEN

WHICH SIGNIFIES STRONG

FEELINGS

WHAT IS THE RED

ROSE?

THE YOUNG SON OF VENUS

WHO SHOOTS PEOPLE WITH

AN ARROW TO HAVE THEM

FALL IN LOVE WITH THE FIRST

PERSON THEY SEE

WHO IS CUPID?

WHAT DID THE CHOCOLATE

SYRUP SAY TO THE ICE

CREAM?

ANSWER:  "I'M SWEET

ON YOU."

TO WEAR YOUR HEART ON

YOUR SLEEVE STEMS FROM

WHEN MEN AND WOMEN DREW

NAMES AND WORE THEM ON

THEIR SLEEVES FOR A WEEK.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

IT'S ESTIMATED THAT THE

AVERAGE PERSON WILL SPEND

OVER 20,000 MINUTES KISSING

IN THEIR LIFETIME. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?  IT'S

20, 160 MINUTES.

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

THE EMPEROR OUTLAWED

MARRIAGE FOR YOUNG MEN

SO THEY WOULD BE BETTER

______.

WHAT ARE SOLDIERS?

ROSE COLOR WHICH MEANS

TRUE LOVE AND PURITY OF

MIND

WHAT IS WHITE?

HANDKERCHIEFS MADE FROM

THIS WERE SOMETIMES

DROPPED TO ATTRACT MEN.

WHAT IS LACE?

WHAT DID THE PAPER CLIP SAY

TO THE MAGNET?

ANSWER: "I FIND YOU

VERY ATTRACTIVE."

IF A WOMAN KEEPS A GIFT OF

JEWELRY FROM A MAN, SHE

PLANS TO MARRY HIM. TRUE

OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS A GIFT OF

ESKIMOS RUB NOSES FOR

KISSING. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

VALENTINE MARRIED YOUNG

PEOPLE IN LOVE SECRETLY,

BUT THE EMPEROR FOUND OUT

AND PUT HIM IN ____.

WHAT IS PRISON?

THE ROSE COLOR FOR

FRIENDSHIP

WHAT IS YELLOW?

COLORFUL AFRICAN BIRDS

WHICH LIVE IN PAIRS

WHAT ARE LOVEBIRDS?

WHAT DO FARMERS GIVE

THEIR WIVES ON VALENTINE'S

DAY?

ANSWER:  HOGS AND

KISSES!

IF YOU BLOW THE SEEDS OFF

A DANDELION, THE SEEDS LEFT

ON THE STEM ARE THE

NUMBER OF HUSBANDS YOU

WILL HAVE. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT'S

SUPPOSED TO BE THE

KISSING DOES NOT HELP

REDUCE TOOTH DECAY. TRUE

OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE? IT

HELPS PRODUCE SALIVA

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

WHILE IN PRISON, HE FELL IN

LOVE WITH THE JAILER'S

DAUGHTER WHO VISITED HIM

AND HE SIGNED A LETTER FOR

HER WITH "FROM YOUR ____."

WHAT IS VALENTINE?

ROSE COLOR FOR FAREWELL

WHAT IS BLACK?

THESE BIRDS MATE FOR LIFE

AND SHARE CARE OF THEIR

BABIES.

WHAT ARE DOVES?

WHAT DID THE BAT SAY TO HIS

GIRLFRIEND?

ANSWER:  "YOU'RE FUN

TO HANG AROUND WITH."

WHEN LOVE SEATS WERE

FIRST MADE, THEY WERE FOR

WOMEN WHO WORE WIDE

DRESSES. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

CANADIAN PORCUPINES KISS

EACH OTHER ON THE LIPS.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

VALENTINE DIED ON FEBRUARY

14TH, IN THE YEAR 1192. TRUE

OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS 269 OR 270.

THE ROSE COLOR FOR LOVE,

FRIENDSHIP, OR SWEETHEART

WHAT IS PURPLE?

PIERCED BY CUPID'S ARROW,

IT'S THE MOST POWERFUL

SYMBOL OF LOVE.

WHAT IS THE HEART?

WHY DID THE CANNIBAL BREAK

UP WITH HIS GIRLFRIEND?

ANSWER:  SHE DIDN'T

SUIT HIS TASTE!

WHILE TWISTING OFF THE

STEM OF AN APPLE, RECITE

NAMES OF PEOPLE YOU MIGHT

MARRY, AND WHEN IT COMES

OFF, THAT'S THE PERSON.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

30% OF ALL PEOPLE KISS

BEFORE THEY TURN 14. TRUE

OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT'S

50%.

 CATEGORY:   

ST. VALENTINE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

IT WAS THE ANCIENT COUNTRYWHERE VALENTINE LIVED.    

 Response:   

WHAT IS ROME?

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THE CARD COMPANY

THE CARD

COMPANY

DETERMINE WHETHER IF

THESE FACTS ABOUT

HALLMARK ARE TRUE.

ROMANTIC POEMS

LOVE

LINES

COMPLETE THE LINES TO

THESE ROMANTIC  POEMS.

LOVE BIRDS

LOVE

BIRDS

ACCORDING TO TRADITION,

WHAT KIND OF MAN WOULD A

WOMAN MARRY IF SHE SAW

GIFTS

GIFTS

IDENTIFY THE GIFT FROM THE

DESCRIPTION.

IT ALL ADDS UP

LITTLE

KNOWN

FACTS

DETERMINE IF THESE FACTS

ABOUT VALENTINE'S DAY ARE

TRUE OR NOT.

THE KISS PART 2

THE KISS

PART 2

ARE THESE STATEMENTS

ABOUT KISSING TRUE OR NOT?

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

SINCE 1930, HALLMARK HAS

MADE CARDS TO BE MAILED IN

ENVELOPES. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS 1915.

MY LOVE IS LIKE AN OCEAN IT

GOES DOWN SO DEEP MY

LOVE IS LIKE A ROSE WHOSE

BEAUTY YOU WANT TO ____

WHAT IS KEEP?

BLACKBIRD PRIEST OR

FARMER?

WHAT IS A PRIEST?

PROBABLY, THE MOST

TRADITIONAL ROMANTIC

PRESENT

WHAT ARE FLOWERS?

VALENTINE'S DAY IS THE

NUMBER ONE HOLIDAY FOR

GIVING CARDS. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT'S

NUMBER 2.

YOU BURN 26 CALORIES FOR A

ONE MINUTE KISS. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

JOYCE HALL, THE FOUNDER,

STARTED HER BUSINESS AS A

TEENAGER IN 1910 OUT OF TWO

SHOEBOXES. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

I WROTE YOUR NAME IN THE

SKY, BUT THE WIND BLEW IT

AWAY. I WROTE YOUR NAME IN

THE SAND, BUT THE WAVES

WASHED IT ____.

WHAT IS AWAY?

ROBIN RICH MAN OR SAILOR?

WHAT IS A SAILOR?

PACKAGING IS IMPORTANT

WHEN YOU GIVE THESE

SWEETS.

WHAT ARE CHOCOLATES?

ALMOST 80 PER CENT OF

VALENTINE'S DAY CARDS ARE

BOUGHT WITHIN 6 DAYS OF

THE HOLIDAY. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT'S

60%.

THE RECORD FOR THE MOST

COUPLES KISSING AT THE

SAME TIME IS 1,800. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

IS 1,600.

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

JOYCE HALL WAS FROM

NORFOLK, NEBRASKA.

WHAT IS TRUE?

THE CALMING OF YOUR

PRESENCE, THE BEATING OF

YOUR HEART. THE PROMISE OF

TOMORROW, THAT WE MAY

NEVER ____.

WHAT IS PART?

SPARROW A GOOD MAN OR

FARMER?

WHAT IS A FARMER?

MADE FOR YOUR

APPEARANCE, TYPES OF THIS

SUCH AS RINGS ARE

TRADITIONAL FOR SPECIFIC

EVENTS AND STONES HAVE

DIFFERENT MEANINGS.

WHAT IS JEWELRY?

IN 1997, EACH AMERICAN ATE

ABOUT 27 POUNDS OF CANDY

IN ONE YEAR. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

ROMANS KISSED EACH OTHER

ON THE EYES OR MOUTH WHEN

SAYING GOODBYE. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS DURING THE

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

SHE MOVED TO OMAHA

WHERE SHE BUILT IT INTO A

BUSINESS AND GLOBAL

EMPIRE. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS IN KANSAS CITY.

YOU ARE THE SUN THAT

ALWAYS SEEMS TO ____ UP

MY DAY.

WHAT IS BRIGHTEN?

BLUEBIRD A HAPPY MAN OR

GOOD MAN?

WHAT IS A HAPPY MAN?

SOFT, CUDDLY STUFFED

ANIMAL WITH A ROMANTIC

MESSAGE.

WHAT IS A TEDDY

BEAR?

15% OF U.S. WOMEN SEND

THEMSELVES FLOWERS ON

VALENTINE'S DAY. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

THE LONGEST UNDERWATER

KISS WAS OVER TWO MINUTES.

TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?  IT

WAS 2 MINUTES, 18

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

HALLMARK MAKES CARDS IN

30 LANGUAGES AND IN MORE

THAN 100 COUNTRIES. TRUE OR

FALSE?

WHAT IS TRUE?

THE BEST MIRROR IS AN OLD

_____.

WHAT IS FRIEND?

DOVE A GOOD MAN OR RICH

MAN?

WHAT IS A GOOD MAN?

SOME OF THE BEST GIFTS ARE

ONES INVOLVING YOU _____

______ _______.

WHAT IS "SPENDING

TIME TOGETHER?"

IN 2004, THE MEDIAN AGE FOR

A WOMAN AT HER FIRST

MARRIAGE WAS 27.8 YEARS

OLD. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT

WAS 25.8 YEARS.

A STANDARD GREETING IN

CANADA IS A KISS ON BOTH

CHEEKS. TRUE OR FALSE?

WHAT IS FALSE?  IT'S

IN EUROPE.

 CATEGORY:   

ST. VALENTINE  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

IT WAS THE ANCIENT COUNTRYWHERE VALENTINE LIVED.    

 Response:   

WHAT IS ROME?

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