Nursery Rhymes

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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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