Children’s Entertainment

Children’s Entertainment Quizzes – Our bank of ready-made pub quizzes on the topic of children’s entertainment.

Animations Quiz

Quiz 150 – Round 4 – Cartoons

Animations Quiz – We will give you three characters from an animated film. Can you name the film?

1. Simba, Scar and Mufasa

The Lion King (1994)

2. Alfredo Linguini, Anton Ego and Auguste Gusteau

Rataouille (2007)

3. Jack Skellington, Oogie Boogie and Dr. Finkelstein

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)

4. Boo, James P. Sullivan (Sulley) and Mike Wazowski

Monsters Inc. (2001)

5. Thumper, Faline and Flower

Bambi (1942)

6. Sadness, Joy and Disgust

Inside Out (2015)

7. Ariel, Ursula and Sebastian

The Little Mermaid (1989)

8. Geppetto, Jiminy Cricket and Figaro

Pinnochio (1940)

9. Po, Tigress and Master Shifu

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

10. Mrs Jumbo, Mr Stork and Timothy Q. Mouse

Dumbo (1941)


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Beatrix Potter Quiz

Quiz 147 – Round 2 – Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter Quiz – Which types of animal are the following Beatrix Potter characters?

1. Mrs Tiggy-Winkle


2. Jeremy Fisher


3. Miss Moppet


4. Mr Tod


5. Timmy Tiptoes


6. Samuel Whiskers


7. Tommy Brock


8. Simpkin

Cat (The Tailor of Gloucester’s cat)

9. Aunt Pettitoes


10. Cecily Parsley



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Nursery Rhymes Quiz

Quiz 143 – Round 5 – Nursery Rhymes

Nursery Rhymes Quiz – Pub quiz questions and answers all about nursery rhymes.

1. Where did ‘Old Mother Hubbard’ go to find food for her dog?

The baker’s (She went to the baker’s to buy him some bread, but when she came home the poor dog was dead!)

2. What did the ‘Three Little Kittens’ lose?

Their mittens

3. In ‘This Little Piggy’ which ‘toe’ had roast beef?

The middle toe

4. How many bags of wool did ‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ have?


5. In ‘Bye, Baby Bunting’, why had Daddy gone hunting?

To get a rabbit skin (to wrap the baby Bunting in)

6. Which was the second creature to be swallowed by ‘The Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly’?

A spider

7. What happened to Solomon Grundy on Sunday?

He was buried

8. Why did Jack and Jill go up the hill?

To fetch a pail of water

9. How many blackbirds were baked in a pie in ‘Sing a Song of Sixpence’?

24 (Four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie)

10. How many days old do some people like their ‘pease-porridge’?

9 (Pease Porridge Hot – Some like it in the pot, nine days old)


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Children's Book Quiz

Quiz 139 – Round 6 – Children’s Books

Children’s Book Quiz – From which books have the following opening lines been taken?

1. “The first place that I can well remember was a large pleasant meadow with a pond of clear water in it.”

Black Beauty – Anna Sewell

2. “Once there were four children whose names were Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy.”

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – C.S. Lewis

3. “It was seven o’clock of a very warm evening in the Seeonee hills when Father Wolf woke up from his day’s rest, scratched himself, yawned, and spread out his paws one after the other to get rid of the sleepy feeling in their tips.”

The Jungle Book – Rudyard Kipling

4. “The Mole had been working very hard all the morning, spring-cleaning his little home.”

The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame

5. “These two very old people are the father and mother of Mr. Bucket.”

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

6. “It was 7 minutes after midnight. The dog was lying on the grass in the middle of the lawn in front of Mrs Shears’ house. Its eyes were closed.”

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon

7. “If you went too near the edge of the chalk-pit the ground would give way. Barney had been told this often enough.”

Stig of the Dump – Clive King

8. “Mrs. Rachel Lynde lived just where the Avonlea main road dipped down into a little hollow, fringed with alders and ladies’ eardrops and traversed by a brook that had its source away back in the woods of the old Cuthbert place.”

Anne of Green Gables – L.M. Montgomery

9. “Miss Cackle’s Academy for Witches stood at the top of a high mountain surrounded by a pine forest.”

The Worst Witch – Jill Murphy

10. “Yes,’ said Tom bluntly, on opening the front door. ‘What d’you want?’ A harassed middle-aged woman in a green coat and felt hat stood on his step.”

Goodnight Mister Tom – Michelle Magorian


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Superhero Quiz

Quiz 112 – Round 2 – Super Heroes

In this superhero quiz all your contestants need to do is identify these superheroes from the name of the alter-ego.

1. Bruce Wayne


2. Tony Stark


3. Bruce Banner

The Incredible Hulk

4. Peter Parker


5. Hal Jordan

Green Lantern

6. Matt Murdock


7. Clark Kent


8. Barry Allen

The Flash

9. Diana Prince

Wonder Woman

10. Reed Richards

Mister Fantastic


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Children's Television Quiz

Quiz 109 – Round 2 – Children’s Television

1. What colour is Henry in the ‘Thomas the Tank Engine’ stories?


2.  What is the name of the nursery school teacher in ‘Balamory’?

Miss Hoolie

3.Which ‘Tot’ from ‘Tots TV’ had blue hair?


4. Which green ‘Sesame Street’ character lives in a ‘trash can’?

Oscar the Grouch

5. Who was the original presenter of ‘Art Attack’?

Neil Buchanan

6. In which CBeebies programme would you find the character ‘Captain Adorable’?


7. Which late Eighties and early Nineties cartoon character had a butler called Igor?

Count Duckula

8. What are the first names of the ‘Chuckle Brothers’?

Barry and Paul

9. Which 1972 children’s television programme was presented by Rick Jones?


10. Which famous British actor narrates ‘In the Night Garden’?

Sir Derek Jacobi

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Nursery Rhymes Quiz

Quiz 107 – Round 2 – Nursery Rhymes

1. How many men did the ‘Grand Old Duke of York’ have?

Ten thousand

2. Where was I on my way to when I met a man with seven wives?

St. Ives

3. Who had silver buckles on his knee, yellow hair and was bright and fair?

Bobby Shafto

4. In the rhyme ‘One, Two, Buckle My Shoe’, what follows the numbers nine and ten?

A big, fat hen

5. Who stole the tarts that the Queen of Hearts made?

The Knave of Hearts

6. Rub-a-dub-dub, three men in a tub… Who were they?

The butcher, the baker and the candlestick-maker

7. Who killed Cock Robin?

The sparrow

8. Where did the crooked man find a crooked sixpence?

Upon a crooked stile

9. What was Little Miss Muffet eating?

Curds and Whey

10. If Monday’s child is ‘fair of face’, how is Friday’s child described?

Loving and giving






Quiz 45 – Round 3 – Cartoons

1. Which actress provides the voice of Meg Griffin in Family Guy?

Mila Kunis

2. Which musical piece by Modest Mussorgsky features in Disney’s animated film ‘Fantasia’, accompanied by images of the demon ‘Chernabog’ summoning evil spirits from their graves?

Night on Bald Mountain

3. In the Flintstones, what decoration does the baby Pebbles wear in her hair?

A bone

4. Matt Groening found fame with ‘The Simpsons’ – but which other animated television series did he create?


5. ‘Mammy Two Shoes’ was a character whose head was only once seen on screen – which two characters did she tend to have to clear up after?

Tom and Jerry

6. In the ‘Peanuts’ cartoons, what is the name of the small, yellow bird who is Snoopy’s best friend?


7. Which animated family first appeared on U.S. television in 1962, but lived in the futuristic ‘Orbit City’ in the year 2062?

The Jetsons

8. Jaga, Lion-O, Tygra and Panthro were characters appearing in which series?


9. On which street in Springfield do the Simpsons live?

Evergreen Terrace

10. Carl Fredricksen is the main character in which 2009 Disney Pixar film?






Quiz 36 – Round 4 – Children’s Entertainment

1. What type of animal is Beatrix Potter’s ‘Miss Moppet’?


2. Who lived at 29 Acacia Road, Nuttytown?


3. Gudrun Ure played which television character with super powers in the 80s?


4. Lyra, Brendan, Red and Kris are characters from which television and game series?


5. In a traditional ‘Punch and Judy’ show, what is the name of Mr Punch’s dog?


6. Which of the Teletubbies was green?


7. Keith Harris had a top ten hit in 1982 – what was the song called?

Orville’s Song

8. Who wrote the original series of ‘Young Bond’ spy novels for teens?

Charlie Higson

9. The CBeebies show about a small girl who lives with her family on the fictitious and remote Scottish island of Struay is known as Katie… what?


10. Who was the first female presenter of Blue Peter?

Leila Williams






Quiz 31 – Round 5 – Cartoons

Can you name the cartoon from its characters?

1. Charlie Brown, Peppermint Patty and Linus Van Pelt


2. Philip J. Fry, Bender Bending Rodriguez and Amy Wong


3. Ned Flanders, Selma Bouvier and Charles Montgomery Burns


4. Ernest Penfold, Colonel K and Baron Silas Greenback

Danger Mouse

5. Choo-Choo, Brain and Officer Charlie Dibble

Top Cat

6. Quinn Morgendorffer, Jane Lane and Trent Lane


7. Peter Griffin, Carter Pewterschmidt and Glenn Quagmire

Family Guy

8. Phineas Flynn, Perry the Platypus and Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz

Phineas and Ferb

9. Master Mate, Tom the Cabin Boy and Cut-Throat Jake

Captain Pugwash

10. Posie, Perkin and Pootle

The Flumps





Quiz 29 – Round 5 – Children’s Entertainment

1. Who narrated ‘Mr Benn’ in the 1970s cartoon series?

Ray Brooks

2. Name the 4 ‘Teletubbies’.

Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po

3. In which year was Blue Peter first broadcast?


4. In the nursery rhyme ‘Jack and Jill’, what did Jack mend his head with?

Vinegar and brown paper

5. Who wrote the Tracey Beaker books?

Jacqueline Wilson

6. In which children’s TV programme would you find the character ‘Igglepiggle’?

In the Night Garden

7. Which 1998 children’s book by David Almond was turned into a film, released in 2009?


8. Bagpuss became famous in the 70s, but what was the name of the girl who owned the shop?


9. Which Disney – Pixar film tells the tale of the elderly widower Carl Fredrickson?


10. Can you name all of Snow White’s seven dwarfs?

Doc, Happy, Sleepy, Sneezy, Grumpy, Dopey and Bashful