Are you familiar with nursery rhymes? Lullabies are common nursery rhymes. A nursery rhyme is a customary poem or song for children. The common usage of this term originated in the late 18th/early 19th century. The term Mother Goose rhymes are synonymous with nursery rhymes. Examples of popular nursery rhymes are Mary had a little lamb and Humpy Dumpty. If you intend to learn more about nursery rhymes, complete this quiz.
Questions and Answers
This fellow is fond of the taste of pumpkins, and he also found that a pumpkin is a great place to put his wife!
Name the nursery rhyme!
This elderly agricultural man is famous for his many vocal animals.
This retired payless employee had so many children she didn't know what to do.
Hardly a vegetarian and never sharing his food with others, the 3rd little oinker loved this type of meat.
Quite mean with a knife, this person chopped the tails off of 3 blind mice.
What did little jack horner pull out of a mincemeat pie with his thumb?
What did I ask the baker's man to bake be as fast as he can?
Who was fast asleep under a haystack when the sheep was in the meadow and the cow in the corn?
This disagreeable girl with a remarkable green thumb can really make those cockleshells grow!
For the rest of the questions, finish the next line in the nursery rhyme. don't worry if it says you were wrong, i will be looking these over and then scoring them.
Baa, baa, black sheep,
Have you any wool?
Yes, sir, yes, sir,
Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.
And on his farm he had a cow, E-I-E-I-O.
Sing a song of sixpence,
A pocket full of rye;
Four and twenty blackbirds
Baked in a pie.
When the pie was opened,
They all began to sing.
Now, wasn't that a dainty dish
To set before the King?
The King was in his countinghouse,
Counting out his money;
The Queen was in the parlor
Eating bread and honey.
The maid was in the garden,
Hanging out the clothes.
Along there came a big black bird
Old Mother Hubbard
Went to the cupboard
To fetch her poor dog a bone;
But when she came there
The cupboard was bare,
Mary, Mary, quite contrary,
How does your garden grow?
With silver bells and cockleshells,