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Fairy tales are not just for kids - and if you've read the original versions of many of them, you will realise that they were distinctly R-rated in content! Quizzes here are on the literary versions of the stories, not any movie or television adaptations.   

There are 50 quizzes and 500 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Haiku Fairy Tales

The Pi team has decided to branch out into writing haiku. See if you can use our little verses to identify the fairytale story or character.
Very Easy (10 qns)
Calpurnia09
4110 plays
2
MotherGoose's "Mother Goose" Quiz

Most of the information for this quiz came from the Mother Goose Society website. This society was founded in 1987 to promote the tradition of Mother Goose rhymes and tales. (Note: this quiz is not for children).
Difficult (10 qns)
MotherGoose
5160 plays
3
Grimm Tales

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm gathered and published more than 200 fairy tales (of Germanic origin). How well do you know these ten?
Average (10 qns)
reedy
2559 plays
4
Verdict: Guilty!

This is a quiz about all the criminal creatures running wild in the Grimm fairy tales. They are standing now at the court of law. There is just one verdict possible: guilty!
Average (10 qns)
heidi66
6426 plays
5
All Twisted Up Pt. 2

To protect fairy tales everywhere you must match the twisted fairy tales with the fairy tales the story represents.
Average (10 qns)
pennie1478
Dec 22 16
255 plays
6
How Grimm

A quiz about the works of the Brothers Grimm, exploring some of their wonderful fairy tales. Thanks to kyleisalive for the author challenge!
Easy (10 qns)
Jennifer5
6636 plays
7
Grimm: The Brothers and Their Tales

The Brothers Grimm are responsible for some of the most recognizeable and loved tales in history. Following is a short quiz about the brothers and their works.
Tough (10 qns)
k_kenstein
4788 plays
8
Fairy Tale Trivia

This quiz goes back to the roots of the original fairy tales. No Disney cheat sheets will work here.
Tough (15 qns)
shs05
9525 plays
9
Hungry Like the Wolf

This quiz is not about the Duran Duran song, nor is it about stories for children only. Folktales and fairy tales about wolves tap into fears of being devoured, literally or figuratively. Consider who's eating what (or whom) in these tales about wolves.
Tough (10 qns)
nannywoo
828 plays
10
Once Upon A Time

Once upon a time a player took a quiz. Can you work out the names of these fairy tales from the photo clues given? Have fun.
Easy (10 qns)
Creedy
2886 plays
11
Fabled Headlines

News Headlines give us the scoop in only a few words. Can you guess the fables, fairy tales, children's stories and nursery rhymes described by these headlines?
Very Easy (10 qns)
herbie_green
22443 plays
12
Once Upon A Time, There Was A...

These Fables, Folk Tales and Fairy Tales from around the world should be easy enough to analyze, based on the information given in each question. Hope you have fun! (Wikipedia was used as the source of information for this quiz.)
Easy (10 qns)
logcrawler
3498 plays
13
Variations of "Cinderella"

This is about versions of the "Cinderella" fairytale from various cultures/countries. You may or may not have actually heard of these versions. If you don't know them, consider it a learning experience.
Tough (10 qns)
Ceduh
432 plays
14
11 Pipers Piping

The story popularly known in the English-speaking world as "The Pied Piper of Hamelin" has inspired numerous retellings, adaptations and allusions over the years. This quiz covers eleven literary treatments of this fabled legend.
Average (10 qns)
jmorrow
Dec 14 16
1029 plays
15
She Made Her Breakfast and the Bed

Did Goldilocks make her breakfast and the bed? Find out more in this quiz about "Goldilocks and the Three Bears".
Very Easy (10 qns)
Plodd
2973 plays
16
The Moral of the Story is...

I'm going to give you a short description of the fable in headline format, and you tell me what the moral of the story is.
Very Easy (10 qns)
urubu715
3048 plays
17
What X Did Next

Mysterious strangers feature in many a fairy tale or fable. Here are a few of them to identify.
Very Easy (10 qns)
dellastreet
1113 plays
18
What's the Right Fairytale?

What is the right fairytale? Using the clues I give you, answer the questions in this quiz. This quiz may contain some content that appears kiddish, but most of it is about the original fairy-tales.
Very Easy (10 qns)
Kittenlove30
May 23 16
1002 plays
19
Goodnight Moon

"Goodnight Moon" is a well known American bedtime story. Here's a collection of Akbar-Birbal stories that are popular among children in India. Since they were passed down orally, there may be multiple versions of the same tale with minor variations.
Average (10 qns)
zorba_scank
513 plays
20
If Snowmen Could Talk....

One of my favorite authors is Hans Christian Andersen. This quiz is about some of his fairytales. See if you can match them to my descriptions of them.
Very Easy (10 qns)
Ceduh
May 29 16
708 plays
21
What Grimms' Fairy Tale Is It?

This quiz is about some of the more obscure Grimms' fairy tales. Hope you enjoy it.
Tough (10 qns)
ClaudiaCat
642 plays
22
Disney Fairy Tales Vs. Classic Faery Tales

You think you know your Faery Tales? I'm not talking about those censored, for your viewing pleasure Disney cartoons you're thinking of, NO! I'm talking about the literature BEHIND the cartoons...So go ahead...enter the land of Snow White...If you dare.
Difficult (10 qns)
August
22977 plays
23
And They Lived Happily Ever After

Once upon a time, in a land far, far, away, the Llama Book Club spent time in a world of imagination, full of fairies and dragons, magic, and true love. Join them as they take you on a journey through the pages of their favorite fairy tales.
Easy (10 qns)
kaddarsgirl
Jul 19 16
726 plays
24
Fabled Headlines 2

Read the headlines and guess the fable, fairy tale, or nursery rhyme.
Average (10 qns)
herbie_green
11655 plays
25
Rumpelstiltskin Mania

'Rumpelstiltskin' was one of Grimm Brothers original 'Children's and Household Tales', published in 1812. The original fairy tales were written in German and more tranquil than the 1857 horrific translation.
Average (10 qns)
mini70
531 plays
26
Whatever You Want Me to Be

In fairy tales and fables, people and animals are often turned into other creatures, by accident or design. These are a few I was able to find.
Average (10 qns)
kino76
Feb 24 16
516 plays
27
Wait, What Comes Next?

This is an Author Challenge set by ThurstAsh13. The quiz is based on well-known fairy tales - see how much you can remember! Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
JaneMarple
3678 plays
28
Obscure and Not So Obscure Fairy Tales

I'll give a clue about the story and you choose the correct title.
Average (10 qns)
pipingxena
9669 plays
29
Fables II: Aesop's Supposed Tales

Fables under Aesop's name are well-known, but whether he wrote them is uncertain. These fables can teach us a true conduct in life with their morals. Can you remember what moral matches what fable?
Very Difficult (10 qns)
riobr
1404 plays
30
Oh, What a Grimm Tale!

Think you know the Grimm Brothers' tales? Take this quiz and find out.
Average (10 qns)
nmerr
1437 plays
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