Rumpelstiltskin

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
The editorial team at ProProfs Quizzes consists of a select group of subject experts, trivia writers, and quiz masters who have authored over 10,000 quizzes taken by more than 100 million users. This team includes our in-house seasoned quiz moderators and subject matter experts. Our editorial experts, spread across the world, are rigorously trained using our comprehensive guidelines to ensure that you receive the highest quality quizzes.
Learn about Our Editorial Process
| By Fanniearcher
F
Fanniearcher
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 2 | Total Attempts: 2,718
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 1,537

SettingsSettingsSettings
Rumpelstiltskin Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    The miller boasted that he had a daughter who could spin straw into gold.  He boasted because he wanted to ...

    • A.

      Ask the king a favor.

    • B.

      Make himself appear important.

    • C.

      Give the king some gold.

    Correct Answer
    B. Make himself appear important.
    Explanation
    The miller boasted about his daughter's ability to spin straw into gold to make himself appear important. By exaggerating his daughter's skills, he hoped to gain attention and admiration from others, possibly to elevate his social status or gain favor with the king.

    Rate this question:

  • 2. 

    The daughter was given until ______to spin a room full of straw into gold.

    Correct Answer
    dawn
    tomorrow
    the next day
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "dawn, tomorrow, the next day" because these options all indicate a specific time frame in which the daughter was given to complete the task of spinning straw into gold. "Dawn" refers to the early morning, "tomorrow" refers to the following day, and "the next day" refers to the day after the present day. All of these options provide a clear deadline for the daughter to complete her task.

    Rate this question:

  • 3. 

    For spinning the first room of straw into to gold, what was the first gift the girl gave the little man?

    • A.

      She gave him a kiss.

    • B.

      She gave him new shoes.

    • C.

      She gave him her necklace.

    Correct Answer
    C. She gave him her necklace.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "She gave him her necklace." In the story, the girl is asked to spin straw into gold by the little man. In return, she offers him gifts. The first gift she gives him is her necklace. This is significant because it shows her willingness to sacrifice something valuable in order to receive the little man's help.

    Rate this question:

  • 4. 

    What threat did the king make if the girl didn't spin straw into gold?

    • A.

      She would die.

    • B.

      She would spend the rest of her life in jail.

    • C.

      He would imprison her father.

    Correct Answer
    A. She would die.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "She would die." In the story, the king threatens the girl that if she doesn't spin straw into gold, she will face death as a consequence. This demonstrates the severity of the king's demand and the extreme consequences that the girl would face if she fails to fulfill it.

    Rate this question:

  • 5. 

    On the third night, the girl was told that she would become the ____________of the king, if she succeeded in spinning the straw into gold.

    Correct Answer
    wife
    queen
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "wife, queen" because the girl was promised that she would become the wife of the king if she successfully spun the straw into gold. However, it is also possible that she could become the queen if she married the king and he later became the ruler. Both options are valid based on the given information.

    Rate this question:

  • 6. 

    On the third night, the little man asked the girl to promise to give him ....

    • A.

      The gold in the first two rooms.

    • B.

      Her first child.

    • C.

      Her crown, when she became queen.

    Correct Answer
    B. Her first child.
    Explanation
    The little man asked the girl to promise to give him her first child. This suggests that the little man had some kind of ulterior motive or hidden agenda. It implies that he had some sort of power over the girl and was using her desperation for his own gain. This answer raises questions about the intentions and morality of the little man, as well as the girl's decision-making process and the consequences of her promise.

    Rate this question:

  • 7. 

    The queen gave  _______________________.

    • A.

      The little man all of her riches

    • B.

      Birth to a beautiful baby daughter.

    • C.

      Her father several hundred dollars.

    Correct Answer
    B. Birth to a beautiful baby daughter.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "birth to a beautiful baby daughter." This is the most logical and grammatically correct option among the given choices. It implies that the queen gave birth to a baby daughter, which is a significant event in her life. The other options, such as giving riches to a little man or giving money to her father, do not make as much sense in the context of the sentence.

    Rate this question:

  • 8. 

    _____________________ was dearer to the little man than all the treasures in the world.

    Correct Answer
    something alive
    something living
    Explanation
    The little man valued something that was alive or living more than any material possessions.

    Rate this question:

  • 9. 

    How long did the little man give the queen to find out his name? **Remember!  Write a complete sentence with capital letters and punctuation!

    Correct Answer
    He gave her three days.
    He gave her 3 days.
    Explanation
    The little man gave the queen three days to find out his name.

    Rate this question:

  • 10. 

    When the queen guessed names, what did the little man always answer? ***Remember to use capital letters and punctuation in your complete sentence!

    Correct Answer
    That is not my name.
    Explanation
    The little man always answered "That is not my name" when the queen guessed names.

    Rate this question:

  • 11. 

    The messenger learned that the little man lived ___________________.

    • A.

      In a little tent in the woods.

    • B.

      In a little house near a high mountain at the end of the forest.

    • C.

      On the road out of town.

    Correct Answer
    B. In a little house near a high mountain at the end of the forest.
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "in a little house near a high mountain at the end of the forest." This answer suggests that the little man lives in a secluded area, away from the town and deep into the forest. The mention of a high mountain adds to the sense of remoteness and solitude.

    Rate this question:

  • 12. 

    Rumpelstiltskin sang a little song.  What are the rhyming words in the song? ***Remember to put one space OR a comma between each word.

    Correct Answer
    bake take fame name
    bake, take, fame, name
    Explanation
    The rhyming words in the song are "bake", "take", "fame", and "name".

    Rate this question:

  • 13. 

    Rumpelstiltskin thought _____________told the queen his name.

    • A.

      The messenger

    • B.

      The king

    • C.

      The devil

    Correct Answer
    C. The devil
    Explanation
    Rumpelstiltskin thought the devil told the queen his name. This implies that Rumpelstiltskin believed that only a supernatural being like the devil would have been able to reveal his true identity to the queen. It suggests that Rumpelstiltskin considered his name to be a closely guarded secret, known only to himself and a powerful entity like the devil.

    Rate this question:

Quiz Review Timeline +

Our quizzes are rigorously reviewed, monitored and continuously updated by our expert board to maintain accuracy, relevance, and timeliness.

  • Current Version
  • Mar 18, 2023
    Quiz Edited by
    ProProfs Editorial Team
  • Mar 10, 2011
    Quiz Created by
    Fanniearcher
Back to Top Back to top
Advertisement
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.