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The Travel Ekspert's Holiday Travel Costs Quiz
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The holidays are almost here, so let's have some fun.  See how you do with my holiday travel costs quiz.  The answers are posted below, so no peeking.

Question 1 - From 2003 to 2011, in which year did we see the lowest national average Thanksgiving airfare?

Question 2 - For the same years, when did we see the most expensive average Thanksgiving airfare?

Question 3 - In what year did we see the cheapest Christmas average airfare?

Question 4 - In what year did we see the most expensive Christmas average airfare?

Question 5 - Over the nine years 2003-2011, in how many years did we see average Christmas airfares top $400?

Question 6 - Over the same nine years, in how many years did we see average Thanksgiving airfares top $400?

Question 7 - For a bag to be considered overweight, how much does it have to weigh?

Question 8 - Are checked-bag fees round-trip or one-way?

Question 9 - True or False: There is a baggage fee for carry-on luggage.

Question 10 - Santa Claus would or would not have to pay baggage fees for all his presents

Answers

Question 1 - 2004, $313.

Question 2 - 2011, $407.

Question 3 -  2004, $340.

Question 4 - 2008, $452.

Question 5 - 6, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006.

Question 6 - 1, 2011.

Question 7 - 50 lbs.

Question 8 - Checked-bag fees are charged each way.

Question 9 - False.  As long as the carry-on is within size and weight limits, there is no charge.

Question 10 - What do you think?

Happy Holidays from The Travel Ekspert

 

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