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Come browse through our many quizzes on the works of JRR Tolkien - it's not just hobbits!
324 quizzes and 4,536 trivia questions.
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  Issues for a Modern Day Middle Earth editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Imagine, if you will, what life would be like in Middle Earth in the 21st century. Here's a quiz about some of the issues that may occur.
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, Jul 13 13
Average
quogequox
6352 plays
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  Middle Earth Logic great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you work out how these people, places or things are linked? And can you find the next one in the sequence?
Average, 10 Qns, Elanor, Nov 15 20
Average
Elanor
Nov 15 20
5426 plays
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  The A-Z of Tolkien popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 4 mins
Each answer begins with a different letter of the alphabet, starting with "A". "X" is missed out but is incorporated into the "S" question.
Average, 25 Qns, cal79, Oct 04 19
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cal79
Oct 04 19
4718 plays
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  J.R.R.Tolkien Life and Literature Quiz great trivia quiz - 25 questions - 4 mins
This quiz has questions based on the many novels written by J.R.R. Tolkien. The answers mostly come from 'The Hobbit' and 'Lord of the Rings', but some questions are from his other works. Also, there are a few questions relating to the author himself.
Average, 25 Qns, Vanyar, Apr 19 22
Average
Vanyar
Apr 19 22
4374 plays
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  The History of Middle-earth popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This 12-volume compilation of the work of JRR Tolkien, collected and edited by his son Christopher between 1983 and 1996, shows how Tolkien's conception of Middle-earth evolved over time. NB:Accents have been omitted, as ASCII code can distort them.
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, May 26 17
Average
looney_tunes editor
May 26 17
1212 plays
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  The One Ring of Sauron the Great great trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
Questions related to the One Ring of Sauron.
Tough, 15 Qns, Birdman33, Nov 14 09
Tough
Birdman33
3904 plays
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  Conflict in Middle-Earth great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 7 mins
Questions related to the many wars, battles, and skirmishes fought in (and around) Middle-Earth.
Tough, 20 Qns, Birdman33, May 23 11
Tough
Birdman33
1583 plays
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  J.R.R. Tolkien Meets the Bible great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Many interesting analogies can be drawn from several biblical figures and events to ones in J.R.R. Tolkien's works. See how many you can infer from the descriptions I give. Good Luck.
Average, 10 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Jan 02 21
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LeoDaVinci editor
Jan 02 21
2370 plays
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  Last Battle of Arda best quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
The Dagor Dagorath, Armageddon, Ragnarök, End of the World, Judgement Day... this battle has yet to be in Tolkien's world. What do you know of the Last Battle?
Tough, 15 Qns, LeoDaVinci, Dec 21 15
Tough
LeoDaVinci editor
1367 plays
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  A-Z of Arda popular trivia quiz - 25 questions - 7 mins
Answers may draw on "The Hobbit", "The Lord Of The Rings", "The Silmarillion" or "Unfinished Tales". N.B. Accented characters (ë, ú, etc) will not be used in questions OR answers for this quiz.
Average, 25 Qns, mindlessmunkey, Mar 29 04
Average
mindlessmunkey
2273 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What does Tinuviel translate to in the Common Tongue?

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  A Tolkien of Gratitude - 10 questions - 4 mins
In Tolkien's works, gifts - often given to express gratitude - play an important role. The questions are based on "The Silmarillion", "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings".
Average, 10 Qns, LadyNym, Mar 02 16
Average
LadyNym gold member
Mar 02 16
527 plays
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  Murder Most Foul in Middle Earth popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
It's not all epic battles, sometimes it's personal.
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, May 23 11
Average
quogequox
3451 plays
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  Between The Hobbit and LOTR best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz covers the years between the events in "The Hobbit" and "Lord of the Rings", both written by J.R.R. Tolkien. Most information comes from the appendices in LOTR. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, JessicaNJpa, Apr 13 12
Tough
JessicaNJpa
809 plays
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  Middle Earth Food and Drink great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
We all know that Hobbits love to partake of the odd snack or two, so why not try this quiz - featuring the food and drink mentioned in Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' and 'Lord of the Rings'. Bon appetit!
Average, 10 Qns, Elanor, Aug 28 09
Average
Elanor
4532 plays
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  Tolkien: Similarities and Differences - 10 questions - 3 mins
For example if I give you the name Merry and the choice of answers is Pippin, Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli then the correct answer is Pippin because they are both Hobbits. Some questions may be quite tricky. Questions 4 and 8 ask you for a difference.
Average, 10 Qns, cal79, Feb 17 18
Average
cal79
Feb 17 18
3683 plays
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  Weapons of Middle-Earth popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Questions related to the weapons of Tolkien's world.
Average, 10 Qns, Birdman33, Jun 10 06
Average
Birdman33
4026 plays
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  Tolkien mixture - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about one of my favourite authors.
Average, 10 Qns, Cal79, Sep 02 05
Average
Cal79
2854 plays
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  Tough Tolkien Quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
I really liked 'Lord of the Rings', but this is a very tough quiz, I hope you like it and know a lot about the works of Tolkien
Tough, 15 Qns, Cold_Fusion, Jan 14 17
Tough
Cold_Fusion
Jan 14 17
3260 plays
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  Middle Earth Analogies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Some analogies about Middle Earth and its famous folk. It works like this; The Shire is to Hobbits as Fangorn is to what? Ents, of course.
Average, 10 Qns, quogequox, Sep 29 05
Average
quogequox
1802 plays
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  Lord of the Rings Past great trivia quiz - 25 questions - 6 mins
Maybe harder for some non-hardcore readers of J.R.R. Tolkien's books. So, "Lord of the Rings" fanatics, have fun on this one! And to everybody else, good luck!
Difficult, 25 Qns, modog97, Apr 19 04
Difficult
modog97
2363 plays
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  Middle Earth Odd-One-Out - 10 questions - 3 mins
Quite simply, spot the odd one out among these Tolkien foursomes.
Tough, 10 Qns, Elanor, Jan 18 18
Tough
Elanor
Jan 18 18
2556 plays
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  Hobbit Adventure Trivia - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is from 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord Of The Rings', this is my first quiz, I hope it is not boring. It concerns the characters in both these stories. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, kaak, Sep 25 21
Average
kaak
Sep 25 21
1377 plays
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  Middle Earth Trivia - 10 questions - 5 mins
I hope you like this little 'Lord of The Rings' test. I really enjoyed this book and I hope you do well on the quiz, Good Luck.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Cold_fusion, Sep 10 10
Difficult
Cold_fusion
1251 plays
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  Tolkien's World - Creatures Of Arda - 15 questions - 4 mins
This isn't just "The Lord of the Rings", although that plays a large part. This is Tolkien in full, so have fun, and good luck!
Average, 15 Qns, lotryan, Jan 06 07
Average
lotryan
838 plays
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  Stupendously Silmarillion - 10 questions - 5 mins
Think you know 'The Silmarillion'? Then think again before your ego crumbles to my quiz! This quiz also contains question from 'Unfinished Tales', so you might have to read both books before starting.
Average, 10 Qns, crucifix, Oct 17 21
Average
crucifix
Oct 17 21
753 plays
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A quiz on some not very well known places in Middle-Earth, and some not very well known people in Middle-Earth. Have fun!
Tough, 20 Qns, modog97, Apr 04 20
Tough
modog97
Apr 04 20
1877 plays
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  Which Weapon? - 10 questions - 4 mins
Along with naming characters and places, J.R.R Tolkien created many named weapons, primarily swords. This is a quiz that will ask the names and the owners of many of his weapons.
Average, 10 Qns, LuthienT, Nov 19 17
Average
LuthienT
Nov 19 17
3469 plays
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  "The Lord of the Rings" Baker's Dozen - 15 questions - 7 mins
...with 2 bonus questions. Yet another quiz based on the books by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Difficult, 15 Qns, JaneYan, Jan 23 06
Difficult
JaneYan
1259 plays
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  Mathematical Tolkien - 10 questions - 5 mins
Can Literature and Mathematics be combined? The answer is "Yes". This quiz tests your knowledge of J.R.R. Tolkien's fantastical world and Mathematics. I wish good luck to all of you.
Tough, 10 Qns, ulmo777, May 01 21
Tough
ulmo777
May 01 21
672 plays
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  Tolkien Freaks Only - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is only for the serious, obsessed Tolkien fans. Take at your own risk! The material in the questions can be found in 'The Lord of the Rings' Trilogy and 'The Silmarillion'.
Average, 10 Qns, elvenchick, Dec 23 12
Average
elvenchick
3099 plays
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  Ultimate Tolkien : Part Two - 10 questions - 4 mins
Welcome to the 2nd Ultimate Tolkien Quiz! J.R.R. Tolkien is one of my favorite authors, and I sure enjoyed finding the information, and making it into a quiz was also great. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.
Average, 10 Qns, God'sbuddy7, Nov 08 10
Average
God'sbuddy7
664 plays
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  A Tolkien Primer - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a simple quiz that deals with some basic Tolkien knowledge. I will add more in-depth ones later on.
Tough, 10 Qns, johnguilt, Mar 31 10
Tough
johnguilt
2936 plays
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  Middle-Earth and its History - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is my second Tolkien quiz, and probably a little bit harder than the first. It deals with a number of Middle-Earth works.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, johnguilt, Mar 29 14
Very Difficult
johnguilt
2215 plays
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  Just Tolkien EXPERTS - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is specially designed for Tolkien readers who have read at least 75% of his published works. If you're not a Tolkiendil, don't try it. Here it goes!!
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, adunakhor, Jan 02 21
Very Difficult
adunakhor
Jan 02 21
2003 plays
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A quiz on Tolkien's works . . . with a new twist. All answer begin with the letter "a". This quiz is primarily fill-in-the-blank.
Tough, 10 Qns, SkiersDream, Jan 08 04
Tough
SkiersDream
1243 plays
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Following my "Tolkien Book Trivia -- All Answers Begin With 'A'" quiz, here's a quiz for the letter "B".
Average, 10 Qns, SkiersDream, May 08 13
Average
SkiersDream
1851 plays
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  Tolkien's World: History & Geography - 10 questions - 3 mins
I hope you enjoy my quiz on Tolkien's world. This isn't just the events of "The Lord Of The Rings", so you should be aware that I will cover the First and Second Ages.
Average, 10 Qns, pample mousse, Nov 07 10
Average
pample mousse
1524 plays
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  Tolkien Questions - 10 questions - 6 mins
A brief quiz on J. R. R. Tolkien.
Difficult, 10 Qns, awkins, Sep 02 09
Difficult
awkins
1481 plays
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  Development of "The Lord of the Rings" - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about the original ideas Tolkien had for "The Lord of the Rings". (Taken from "The History of Middle Earth" books, written by J.R.R. Tolkien and edited by Christopher Tolkien)
Difficult, 10 Qns, elenaran, Jun 04 05
Difficult
elenaran
661 plays
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  The Palantiri - 10 questions - 4 mins
Little is said about the Palantiri stones, but if you have read more carefully the "Lord of the Rings" and the "Unfinished Tales" you'll handle this quiz.
Tough, 10 Qns, VARDA, Jul 03 03
Tough
VARDA
970 plays
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A quiz about the original ideas Tolkien had for "The Lord of the Rings" (All questions are taken from the "History of Middle-Earth" books) (I advise you to try parts one and two of this quiz before you take this one)
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, elenaran, Aug 03 05
Very Difficult
elenaran
468 plays
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  Lord of the Rings Unknown Facts...... - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz contains some not very well known facts about people and things in Middle-Earth. Good Luck (you're gonna need it)!
Difficult, 10 Qns, modog97, May 16 08
Difficult
modog97
1018 plays
43.
  Development of "Lord of the Rings" (part 2) - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz about the original ideas Tolkien had for "The Lord of the Rings" (All questions are taken from the "History of Middle-Earth" books) (I advise you to try part one of this quiz before you take this one)
Difficult, 10 Qns, Elenaran, Jun 25 05
Difficult
Elenaran
609 plays
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  'Lord Of The Rings' Dates - 10 questions - 4 mins
Every question is taken from appendix B.
Tough, 10 Qns, chazomalfungus, Jul 03 03
Tough
chazomalfungus
1002 plays
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  Middle-Earth Math - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz involving math and numbers of things in Middle-Earth. The math stuff shouldn't be difficult, it doesn't go beyond basic algebra. Please let me know if anything looks incorrect and Remember to simplify stuff. Good luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, fingolfin7lotr, Dec 21 17
Difficult
fingolfin7lotr
Dec 21 17
597 plays
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