Insects Quizzes, Trivia and Puzzles
Insects Quizzes, Trivia

Insects Trivia Quizzes

  1. Home
  2. »
  3. Quizzes
  4. »
  5. Animal Trivia
  6. »
  7. Invertebrates

Fun Trivia
74 Insects quizzes and 1,036 Insects trivia questions.
Sub-Categories:
1.
  Six Squirmy Legs Six Squirmy Legs popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
While they come in many shapes and sizes, all insects have six legs. How much do you know about these commonly-seen insects?
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Jul 31 17
Average
looney_tunes editor
Jul 31 17
714 plays
2.
  Name that Buggy Bug Name that Buggy Bug popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about some of the colorful examples you'll find in the world of insects. Good luck!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, PootyPootwell, Aug 07 18
Recommended for grades: 2,3,4,5
Very Easy
PootyPootwell gold member
Aug 07 18
719 plays
3.
  The Humble Mosquito best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It may only be little but the mosquito has been man's greatest adversary in the animal kingdom, affecting social policy and even wars.
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Jan 23 21
Average
Snowman gold member
Jan 23 21
4113 plays
4.
  Bugs Will Live When We're Finished popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Beetles comprise about 40% of the insect population and 25% of all known animal life-forms. See if you know some of the more common ones.
Easier, 10 Qns, bigjohnsludge, Mar 18 17
Recommended for grades: 6,7,8,9,10,11,12
Easier
bigjohnsludge gold member
Mar 18 17
1507 plays
5.
  I Am The Insect popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
'I am the insect, attracted to your light...' That would be a moth, and they're just one of many kinds of insect out there. Here are ten of them - can you match each insect with the Latin name and hints?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Mar 28 18
Recommended for grades: 2,3,4,5
Very Easy
Kankurette gold member
Mar 28 18
728 plays
6.
  Tales from the Ant Hill Tales from the Ant Hill - 10 questions - 3 mins
Ants are one of the most numerous animals on the planet. The come in thousands of different species and are a vital part of their ecosystems.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Jan 15 17
Average
dcpddc478
Jan 15 17
407 plays
7.
  It's Not Too Easy to Kill An Insect! - 10 questions - 3 mins
It may not be easy to kill an insect, but sometimes it is necessary - get them before they get you! This quiz will test your knowledge of some of the the most dangerous insects on earth.
Easier, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Apr 01 18
Easier
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Apr 01 18
635 plays
8.
  Man's Worst Friend - The Mosquito great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Anyone who thinks that they are too small to make a difference has never tried to fall asleep with a mosquito in the room." Never a truer word was spoken.
Average, 10 Qns, pagea, Feb 27 18
Average
pagea
Feb 27 18
323 plays
9.
  You Lousy Stinking Louses...Er, Lice - 10 questions - 2 mins
Lice can be found on many bird and mammal species. Here are ten quick true-false questions about lice. See if you can quickly provide the answers.
Easier, 10 Qns, bernie73, Jan 24 22
Easier
bernie73 gold member
Jan 24 22
400 plays
10.
  Seventeen-Year Cicadas best quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Hear that chirping? On a seventeen-year-cycle in different regions of North America, three species of the Magicicada genus stage their mass invasions. Their chatter dominates the summers, but what do you know of what they're chattering about?
Difficult, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Jun 13 18
Difficult
CellarDoor gold member
Jun 13 18
1846 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What is the purpose of the dance performed by bees?

From Quiz "All about Bees"




11.
For over 300 million years this planet has been graced with the presence of dragonflies and their cousins, the damselflies. This quiz takes a brief look at the life cycle and physiology of these fascinating and captivating insects.
Tough, 10 Qns, SisterSeagull, Aug 27 20
Tough
SisterSeagull gold member
Aug 27 20
203 plays
12.
  Insects Quiz for Experts - 15 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about the insect world?
Average, 15 Qns, casper423, Mar 29 18
Average
casper423
Mar 29 18
5651 plays
13.
  Pesky Ladybugs! A Semi-serious Quiz popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Prepare for a shock! Exotic predators are replacing the cute little bugs that children delight to hold in their palms. How much do you know about the invasive and vicious Harmonia axyridis?
Tough, 10 Qns, uglybird, Jun 22 08
Tough
uglybird gold member
1288 plays
14.
  Insect Orders - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz covers the names of orders in the class Insecta.
Average, 10 Qns, Trooper_nut, Nov 18 20
Average
Trooper_nut
Nov 18 20
1500 plays
15.
How well do you know the champions of the insect world?
Tough, 10 Qns, kino76, Sep 18 16
Tough
kino76 gold member
Sep 18 16
293 plays
16.
  Fruit Flies Like a Banana popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The humble fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster, is a fascinating little creature beloved by students of genetics and hated by wine drinkers. See what you know - not all of these questions need specialised knowledge!
Tough, 10 Qns, Mistigris, Aug 19 14
Tough
Mistigris
999 plays
17.
  Bedbugs - 15 questions - 4 mins
Bedbugs! What do you know about them? Try this quiz and find out. You just might be surprised.
Average, 15 Qns, Trufflesss, May 03 11
Average
Trufflesss
572 plays
18.
  I've Seen An Elephant Fly - 10 questions - 5 mins
The obvious quiz with a title like this one would be about a young big eared pachyderm. However, here instead, is a quiz on flies. Thank you to Mink for the title challenge.
Average, 10 Qns, martinjudo, Sep 24 09
Average
martinjudo
588 plays
19.
  Dragonflies and Damselflies - 10 questions - 5 mins
As they patrol the edge of the pond, or skim along the water's surface at incredible speeds...dragonflies and damselflies form an important part of wetland wildlife. Come splash in the puddles of fact and fiction !
Tough, 10 Qns, catnippin, Jun 10 22
Tough
catnippin
Jun 10 22
1783 plays
20.
  Big Creepy Crawlies - 10 questions - 4 mins
There are some big insects in our world. This quiz will ask about ten of the largest found around the globe.
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Aug 15 20
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Aug 15 20
301 plays
21.
  Coleoptera: the wonderful world of beetles! - 10 questions - 3 mins
"The beetles are at once absolutely typical of, and unique among, the Insects". --Roy Crowson, The Biology of the Coleoptera
Average, 10 Qns, Leki, Aug 06 22
Average
Leki
Aug 06 22
1338 plays
22.
  You Want Flies With That? - 10 questions - 3 mins
Living in Australia there is one thing we have all learned to put up with - flies! Of course we don't like them but its a fact of life that they are here. So here is a quiz all about flies. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, wenray, Mar 13 13
Tough
wenray
372 plays
23.
  All About Ants - 10 questions - 3 mins
This my first quiz. It's all about one of my favorite insects... ants.
Average, 10 Qns, apophis57, Jan 20 21
Average
apophis57
Jan 20 21
1167 plays
24.
  The Amazing Cockroach popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Throughout the world the cockroach is feared, despised and treated with revulsion. Millions of dollars are spent annually, trying to eradicate this insect. What do you really know about this fascinating creature?
Tough, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Sep 15 09
Tough
dcpddc478
952 plays
25.
  Identify That Bug! - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is all about classification (Orders and Families). Join me as I explore the amazing world of insects around me. **Based on a true story** (This quiz is designed for novice insect enthusiasts)
Average, 10 Qns, theskink, Aug 11 10
Average
theskink
542 plays
26.
  The Insect World - 15 questions - 5 mins
What do you know about the insect world? Take this quiz to find out!
Tough, 15 Qns, GeniusBoy, Apr 10 21
Tough
GeniusBoy
Apr 10 21
2096 plays
27.
  Grasshoppers! - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is a quiz pertaining to one of the most fascinating of the world's insects!
Average, 10 Qns, macabrescribe, Jul 24 14
Average
macabrescribe
2003 plays
28.
  Pesky Houseflies - 10 questions - 4 mins
We've all encountered houseflies in our lives, and probably had swatted them away. But, how much do you exactly know about this common pest?
Tough, 10 Qns, dijonmustard, Mar 20 18
Tough
dijonmustard
Mar 20 18
1346 plays
29.
  Robber Flies - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz containing basic questions about the family of flies known as robber flies. It deals with North American types only.
Average, 10 Qns, Maijin, May 13 22
Average
Maijin
May 13 22
600 plays
30.
Lovebugs are both a bane and a boon to the southern states of the United States. They eat rotting vegetation but also gum up motor vehicle paint jobs as well as can get stuck in vehicle engines.
Average, 10 Qns, Taltarzac, Oct 08 13
Average
Taltarzac gold member
258 plays
31.
  Termites: The Silent Invader - 10 questions - 4 mins
Termites provide a significant ecological function, however, they can also cause untold damage for unsuspecting humans. Here are just a few questions on the mighty termite!
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Mar 02 11
Average
mlcmlc gold member
414 plays
32.
  Mating Tactics of Creepy Crawlies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
It's all about making sure that your genes are the ones passed on to the next generation. How would you go about wooing the ladies if you lived life in the underbrush?
Tough, 10 Qns, jondalah, Dec 03 17
Tough
jondalah
Dec 03 17
996 plays
33.
  That Evil Weevil! - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will cover the facts about the boll weevil and its destructive ways.
Average, 10 Qns, lout62001, Jan 27 14
Average
lout62001 gold member
319 plays
34.
  Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite! - 10 questions - 4 mins
"Good night, sleep tight, don't let the bed bugs bite!" Do you know the facts about these creepiest of critters?
Average, 10 Qns, bluestocking, Jan 19 13
Average
bluestocking
481 plays
35.
  My Grannie Was A Silver Fish - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about the small, wingless insect known as a silverfish or fishmoth.
Average, 10 Qns, workisboring, Aug 19 15
Average
workisboring gold member
183 plays
36.
  The Buzz About Bugs - 10 questions - 5 mins
These diverse and versatile creatures can be diverting in their forms and habits. Even if you don't have all the answers here, the questions may be worthwhile for the perspectives they give on the miniature insect worlds that go on around us.
Tough, 10 Qns, JordanW71, Jan 30 14
Tough
JordanW71
430 plays
37.
  Really Bugging Me - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is on a variety of insect topics. Some questions are a little easier than others. I hope you learn something new!
Tough, 10 Qns, myrab51, Jun 22 08
Tough
myrab51
1167 plays
38.
  North American Insects - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about insects found in North America.
Average, 10 Qns, Morrigan716, Jun 13 20
Average
Morrigan716 gold member
Jun 13 20
3315 plays
39.
  Entomology Test Your Knowledge - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is full of the information about insects that I learned from the FFA contest team I was on. Most of the information comes from the book "The Practical Entomologist."
Average, 10 Qns, calbert_05, Feb 19 22
Average
calbert_05
Feb 19 22
917 plays
40.
  The Cockroach - 10 questions - 4 mins
People of any large city know just what it is like to meet cockroaches up close and personal. Anyone living in urban areas should do just fine on this quiz. Those of you who don't consider yourself warned (and a little lucky).
Tough, 10 Qns, Yankeegirl742, Apr 27 19
Tough
Yankeegirl742
Apr 27 19
476 plays
41.
  Identify That Bug! (Harder) - 10 questions - 7 mins
This quiz is all about classification (Orders and Families). Join me as I explore the amazing world of insects around me. **Based on a true story** (This quiz is designed for more experienced entomologists).
Tough, 10 Qns, theskink, Jul 26 10
Tough
theskink
318 plays
42.
  Damsel, Dragon or Butter.... - 10 questions - 6 mins
Fly that is. I'll give you a name, you tell me which it is. All answers are fill in the blanks; enter either Damselfly, Dragonfly or Butterfly. Good luck.
Tough, 10 Qns, miaow, Jan 08 20
Tough
miaow
Jan 08 20
964 plays
43.
  Camel Crickets - What's up with them? - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about camel crickets. Brought to you by Polaris101's Quiz Challenge. Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, zebra101, Jul 23 09
Tough
zebra101
417 plays
44.
  Entomology ( the study of insects) - 10 questions - 4 mins
Insects are a remarkable group of animals. They play a significant role in the world of nature. Test your knowledge and try my quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, clementine2011, May 10 20
Average
clementine2011
May 10 20
535 plays
45.
  Hymenoptera Part 1 - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz deals with North American members of the insect order, Hymenoptera. In particular, cicada killers, certain parasite types and velvet ants are covered. Proceed if you wish.
Tough, 10 Qns, Maijin, Nov 05 18
Tough
Maijin
Nov 05 18
586 plays
46.
  Ladybugs - 10 questions - 4 mins
Just a little quiz on the cute little ladybug.
Tough, 10 Qns, MommyPanda, Feb 24 21
Tough
MommyPanda
Feb 24 21
1145 plays
47.
  Insects - 5 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about insects. Have fun.
Tough, 5 Qns, LilSpikey, May 23 18
Tough
LilSpikey
May 23 18
1738 plays
48.
  10 Entomology Questions - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about one of the most amazing classes of animals; Insects!
Tough, 10 Qns, TheSkink, Jun 22 08
Tough
TheSkink
1075 plays
49.
  Critters - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's difficult to come up with something new, but I was looking at my grandsons bug book and thought, 'why not'. Have fun, it's not as bad as you think.
Difficult, 10 Qns, finlady, Aug 12 18
Difficult
finlady
Aug 12 18
1351 plays
50.
  The Ant Lions of the Family Myrmeleontidae - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ant lions are cool little bugs! They're very interesting. I found a colony of them in my yard recently, and I didn't even know they lived in New England! How much do you know about the Myrmeleontidae?
Difficult, 10 Qns, jadranska, Jun 22 08
Difficult
jadranska
653 plays
51.
  Preserving Insects! - 5 questions - 5 mins
Everything you never wanted to know about catching and preserving insects but didn't think to ask.
Difficult, 5 Qns, quogequox, Dec 03 17
Difficult
quogequox
Dec 03 17
1069 plays
This is category 18051
Last Updated Nov 26 2022 5:50 AM
play trivia = Top 5% Rated Quiz, take trivia quiz Top 10% Rated Quiz, test trivia quiz Top 20% Rated Quiz, popular trivia A Well Rated Quiz
new quizzes = added recently, editor pick = Editor's Pick editor = FunTrivia Editor gold = Gold Member

Teachers / educators: FunTrivia welcomes the use of our website and quizzes in the classroom as a teaching aid or for preparing and testing students. See our education section. Our quizzes are printable and may be used as question sheets by k-12 teachers, parents, and home schoolers.

 ·  All questions, answers, and quiz content on this website is copyright FunTrivia, Inc and may not be reproduced without permission. Any images from TV shows and movies are copyright their studios, and are being used under "fair use" for commentary and education.