Think You Know Your Mythological Creatures? Take This 20-Question Quiz and Prove It!

Think You Know Your Mythological Creatures? Take This 20-Question Quiz and Prove It!

Question 1: Which creature is a horse with a single horn on its forehead?


A) Pegasus


B) Unicorn


C) Centaur

Question 2: What is the name of the three-headed dog that guards the entrance to the underworld in Greek mythology?


A) Orthrus


B) Cerberus


C) Anubis

Question 3: Which creature has the upper body of a human and the lower body of a lion?


A) Sphinx


B) Manticore


C) Chimera

Question 4: In Norse mythology, what is the name of the serpent that surrounds Midgard?


A) Nidhogg


B) Fafnir


C) Jormungandr

Question 5: The legendary creature that is half-man and half-bull is known as what?


A) Minotaur


B) Satyr


C) Gorgon

Question 6: Which creature is known for luring sailors to their doom with their enchanting music?


A) Harpies


B) Sirens


C) Nymphs

Question 7: What is the name of the fire-breathing female monster in Greek mythology that has a lion’s head, a goat’s body, and a serpent’s tail?


A) Griffin


B) Chimera


C) Hydra

Question 8: In Slavic folklore, which creature is known to be a malevolent spirit associated with the winter and snow?


A) Domovoi


B) Rusalka


C) Morozko

Question 9: Which mythological creature is a giant with only one eye in the middle of its forehead?


A) Cyclops


B) Golem


C) Titan

Question 10: In Japanese folklore, what is the shape-shifting creature that can transform into a human or an object?


A) Kitsune


B) Tengu


C) Tanuki

Question 11: What is the name of the winged horse in Greek mythology?


A) Chimera


B) Pegasus


C) Hippogriff

Question 12: Which creature is a bird that is reborn from its ashes?


A) Roc


B) Phoenix


C) Thunderbird

Question 13: In Hindu mythology, which creature is a sacred white elephant?


A) Ganesha


B) Makara


C) Airavata

Question 14: Which creature is a dragon-like beast commonly depicted in Chinese mythology?


A) Qilin


B) Long


C) Fenghuang

Question 15: In Celtic folklore, which creature is a water horse known to be capable of shape-shifting?


A) Selkie


B) Kelpie


C) Banshee

Question 16: What is the name of the legendary sea monster in Scandinavian folklore?


A) Kraken


B) Leviathan


C) Jormungandr

Question 17: Which creature is a mischievous spirit in English folklore that is known to enjoy causing havoc?


A) Brownie


B) Puck


C) Hobgoblin

Question 18: In Greek mythology, which creature is half-man and half-horse?


A) Minotaur


B) Satyr


C) Centaur

Question 19: Which creature is a legendary bird in Arabian folklore that is extremely large and long-lived?


A) Phoenix


B) Simurgh


C) Roc

Question 20: In Mesoamerican folklore, which feathered serpent deity is known for its role in creation?


A) Quetzalcoatl


B) Tezcatlipoca


C) Huitzilopochtli

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