The Great Storybook Quiz - The Gruffalo

Updated: Apr 18

Take our Gruffalo quiz and see how well you really know the book!


Use our questions below should you miss any!

SECTION 1 - TASTER

1. What colour is the Mouse

Brown  

2. What animals appear in The Gruffalo story?

Mouse, Fox, Owl, Snake, Gruffalo

3. What was the second animal Mouse meets? 

Owl 

4. What’s the fourth animal Mouse meets? 

The Gruffalo 

5. Where does the Mouse take a stroll?

Deep Dark Wood

6. Who’s afraid of the Mouse?

Everyone!

SECTION 2 – FOX, OWL & SNAKE

FOX

1. Where does Fox live? 

Underground

2. What is the colour is the tip of Fox’s tale?  

Black/ Brown 

3. What does Fox invite Mouse to? 

Lunch 

4. What does Mouse tell Fox about the Gruffalo?

  • Terrible Tusks 

  • Terrible Claws  

  • Terrible Teeth 

  • Terrible Jaws 

5. Where does Mouse tell Fox he’s meeting the Gruffalo?

Rocks 

6. How does the Gruffalo like to eat his Fox (according to Mouse)?

  • BBQ

  • Roasted 

  • Sautéed

  • Boiled

OWL

7. Where does Owl live? 

Treetop house

8. Name the 3 other creatures on the page when Mouse is crossing the stream on a log (towards Owl)

  • Bird  

  • Owl

  • Dragon Fly

9. What does Owl invite Mouse to? 

Tea  

10. Where does Mouse tell Owl he’s meeting the Gruffalo?

Stream

11. How does the Gruffalo like to eat his Owl (according to Mouse)? 

  • Ice cream 

  • Sorbet 

  • Ice cube 

  • Banana split 

12. What does Owl say when her gets frightened? 

Toowit Toowhoo 

SNAKE

13. Where does Snake live?

Log pile house 

14. How many frogs can you see when Mouse meets Snake? 

2

15. What does Snake invite Mouse to? 

Feast 

16. Where does Mouse tell Snake he’s meeting The Gruffalo? 

Lake 

17. How does the Gruffalo like to eat his Snake (according to the Mouse)?

  • Scrambled 

  • Poached 

  • Sunny side up 

  • Hard Boiled 

18. What does Mouse say to himself after meeting, Fox, Owl & Snake? 

"There’s no such thing as a Gruffalo" 

SECTION 3 - THE GRUFFALO

1. Does the Gruffalo have a tail?  

Yes

2. What colour are the prickles on the Gruffalo’s back? 

Purple

3. What does the Gruffalo have that’s poisonous on his nose? 

Wart

4. Which one is incorrect?

  • Terrible Tusks

  • Terrible Paws 

  • Terrible Claws 

  • Terrible Jaws 

5. How many parts of the Gruffalo does the story describe?

  1. Back

  2. Eyes

  3. Nose

  4. Tusks

  5. Teeth & Jaws (could be 2) 

  6. Claws

  7. Knees

  8. Toes

6. What colour are the Gruffalo’s eyes? 

Orange

7. What colour is the Gruffalo’s tongue? 

Black 

8. How would the Gruffalo like to eat Mouse? 

On a slice of bread 

9. Does the Gruffalo walk...

  • In front of Mouse 

  • Behind Mouse 

  • By Mouse’s side 

10. What does the Gruffalo hear in the leaves ahead? 

Hiss / Snake

11. How does the Mouse greet Fox, Snake & Owl when he’s with The Gruffalo?

  • Why, Hello 

  • Hi Ya!  

  • Howdy 

  • Good Day

12. What did the mouse tell the Gruffalo his favourite food was?

Gruffalo Crumble 

13. How quick is the Gruffalo when fleeing from Mouse? 

‘quick as the wind’ 

14. What happens to Mouse’s tummy at the end of the story?

It Rumbles 

15. What did the Mouse eat at the end of the story? 

A nut 

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