Nursery Rhymes Quiz Exam: Trivia!

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A nursery rhyme is an old-fashioned poem or song that was not initially intended for children but was adapted to be more appropriate for children. Some examples of popular nursery rhymes include Little Miss Muffet, Ring around the Rosie, Mary Mary quite contrary, and Pat a cake, Pat a cake Baker’s Man. If you want to know more, try this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In the rhyme "All Around the Mulberry Bush", who chased the weasel?
    • A. 

      Girl

    • B. 

      Cat

    • C. 

      Monkey

    • D. 

      Giraffe

  • 2. 
    In the rhyme "Baa, Baa, Black Sheep", how many bags of wool are mentioned?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      5

  • 3. 
    Finish the line from "The Farmer in the Dell": "Hi-ho..."?
    • A. 

      The Fairy-O

    • B. 

      The Derry-O

    • C. 

      The Cherry-O

    • D. 

      Fi Fum

  • 4. 
    In the rhyme "Hey Diddle Diddle", who runs away with the spoon?
    • A. 

      The Cow

    • B. 

      The Dish

    • C. 

      The Fork

    • D. 

      The Knife

  • 5. 
    In the rhyme "Hickory Dickory Dock", what time did the clock strike?
    • A. 

      11

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      1

    • D. 

      12

  • 6. 
    In the rhyme "Humpty Dumpty", where was Humpty Dumpty sitting?
    • A. 

      On A Wall

    • B. 

      On A Horse

    • C. 

      In The Grass

    • D. 

      On A Chair

  • 7. 
    Which nursery rhyme character had so many children she didn't know what to do?
    • A. 

      Miss Muffet

    • B. 

      Little Bo Peep

    • C. 

      Old Mother Hubbard

    • D. 

      The Old Lady Who Lived In A Shoe

  • 8. 
    In the nursery rhyme, what couldn't Jack Sprat's wife eat?
    • A. 

      Beans

    • B. 

      Lean

    • C. 

      Peels

    • D. 

      Weeds

  • 9. 
    Who does an apple a day keep away?
    • A. 

      A Teacher

    • B. 

      Johnny Appleseed

    • C. 

      A Doctor

    • D. 

      A Farmer

  • 10. 
    What is the star like in "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"?
    • A. 

      A Ruby

    • B. 

      Snow

    • C. 

      An Emerald

    • D. 

      A Diamond

  • 11. 
    What did the old woman in the shoe have too many of?
    • A. 

      Shoelaces

    • B. 

      Children

    • C. 

      Cats

    • D. 

      Friends

  • 12. 
    What song asks you to "shake it all about"?
    • A. 

      Hokey Pokey

    • B. 

      Chicken Dance

    • C. 

      Where Is Thumbkin?

    • D. 

      Hot Cross Buns

  • 13. 
    Whose men tried to put "Humpty Dumpty" back together?
    • A. 

      The King

    • B. 

      The Prince

    • C. 

      The Queen

    • D. 

      The Knight

  • 14. 
    Whom can one see at Banbury Cross?
    • A. 

      A Strong Man On A Horse

    • B. 

      Blonde Lady With White Hair

    • C. 

      A Lady Who Sings A Lullaby

    • D. 

      A Fine Lady

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