There are many things about Christmas that we all know: the lyrics to "Jingle Bells," Scrooge's first name, how many reindeer pull Santa's sleigh. The Christmas tree is a fixture as familiar as it is ubiquitous; there's one on the White House lawn, our L.A. Times lobby, the local mall, and quite possibly in your living room. But how well do you know the Christmas tree – really know it? Take our Christmas tree quiz, taken from the charming, illustrated book "Inventing the Christmas Tree" by Bernd Brunner, published by Yale University Press.
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