Elf on the ShelfYou could win your own Santa spy in the DailyNews elf quiz contest.

Santa scout at stake in elfin quiz

The Elf on the Shelf is a new holiday tradition, sent from the North Pole to homes around the world to help Santa determine who’s naughty and who’s nice.

Lily Powis of the alumni affairs and donor communications office wants to share this tradition with members of the campus community and has donated an elf still in its original packaging along with its accompanying book for a lucky DailyNews reader.

A trivia quiz about the 2003 movie Elf will determine the most deserving recipient. One winner will be selected at random from all correct responses received by noon Wednesday, November 30.

  1. Will Ferrell plays the titular character, a man who has been raised as an elf in Santa’s workshop. What is his name?
    a) Bobby
    b) Buddy
    c) Hermie
    d) Legolas
  2. Which comic actor plays his adoptive father, Papa Elf?
    a) Tim Allen
    b) Ed Asner
    c) Bob Newhart
    d) Steven Wright
  3. At the film’s climax, what song generates enough Christmas spirit to power Santa’s sleigh?
    a) Here Comes Santa Claus
    b) Jingle Bell Rock
    c) Must Be Santa
    d) Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to uofwnews@uwindsor.ca. One entry per contestant, please. Note: the decision of the judge in determining the most correct response is inviolable.