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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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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)
4110 plays
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)
5160 plays
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)
2559 plays
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)
6426 plays
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)
Dec 22 16
255 plays
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)
6636 plays
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)
4788 plays
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)
9525 plays
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)
828 plays
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)
2886 plays
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)
22443 plays
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)
3498 plays
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)
432 plays
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)
Dec 14 16
1029 plays
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)
2973 plays
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)
3048 plays
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)
1113 plays
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)
May 23 16
1002 plays
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)
513 plays
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)
May 29 16
708 plays
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)
642 plays
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)
22977 plays
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)
Jul 19 16
726 plays
Fabled Headlines 2

Read the headlines and guess the fable, fairy tale, or nursery rhyme.
Average (10 qns)
11655 plays
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)
531 plays
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)
Feb 24 16
516 plays
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)
3678 plays
Obscure and Not So Obscure Fairy Tales

I'll give a clue about the story and you choose the correct title.
Average (10 qns)
9669 plays
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)
1404 plays
Oh, What a Grimm Tale!

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