20 BEST Little Mermaid Quiz Questions and Answers

It’s time for an adventure under the sea! Come test your knowledge of the classic songs, iconic characters and Disney magic with this Little Mermaid quiz.

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The animated classic The Little Mermaid is one of our favorite Disney films of all-time. It not only has some of Disney’s most iconic songs (Under the Sea, Part of Your World, Poor Unfortunate Souls), but also the funniest characters.

How can you not love Ariel, Sebastian, Scuttle, Flounder, and of course, the epic sea-witch Disney villain Ursula! She even gives Cruella a run for her money!

And believe it or not, the film almost didn’t happen! In fact, the development of The Little Mermaid had been back and forth at Disney since the 1940s. 

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The Little Mermaid is one of the best Disney films

Looking for the best Little Mermaid trivia questions?

And did you know that Ariel’s hair wasn’t even supposed to be red? And that Sebastian was supposed to be British? If you knew this already, you may have an advantage with these Little Mermaid trivia questions!

The Little Mermaid is also the latest Disney film to be remade in live-action, with the film slated for release in 2023. 

Are you excited for this reimagining? Or do you prefer to keep rewatching the original?

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Can you remember the year this originally came out?

Are you feeling confident that your knowledge of King Triton and his family will carry you through this Little Mermaid quiz or will you be “Flounder’-ing for the right answers?

There’s only one way to find out! Let’s explore the world of The Little Mermaid together.

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It’s time to dive into our questions about The Little Mermaid!

Little Mermaid Quiz

The Little Mermaid was originally a fairytale by what author?

In what year was Disney's The Little Mermaid theatrically released?

What actress will play Ariel in the 2023 live-action remake of The Little Mermaid?

What's the name of the kingdom ruled by King Triton?

What are the names of Ursula's eel minions?

Originally intended to be British, Sebastian has what accent instead?

Over one million of what were hand drawn for The Little Mermaid?

The design and character traits of Ursula were based on what drag performer?

Who is the renowned composer of The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and more?

How much did The Little Mermaid earn during its theatrical release in North America?

What's the name of the Disneyland ride that tells the story of The Little Mermaid?

What's the title of the direct-to-video sequel to The Little Mermaid released in 2000?

What actress played Ursula in the 2019 stage show Little Mermaid Live?

What Golden Girls actress was Disney's first choice to voice Ursula in The Little Mermaid?

Ariel is the daughter of King Triton, which means she is the cousin of what other Disney character?

Ariel's iconic red hair was originally supposed to be what color?

The Little Mermaid began a string of highly successful Disney films known as the what?

The animation of Ariel was modelled after what actress?

The famous Little Mermaid statue is one of the most popular tourist attractions in what European city?

The Little Mermaid was the first animated movie to be nominated for Best Picture at what award ceremony?

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  1. Ultimate Quiz Night
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  3. The Big Pub Quiz

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Did you know the fairytale was originally written by Hans Christian Andersen?

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