Trivia Quiz: The Owl and the Pussycat

Braingle's Daily Trivia Quiz for May 10, 2020

A Literature > Poetry Quiz : This quiz follows the tale told in the verses of the famous nonsense poem.

1. Complete the opening lines: "The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful ____ boat."
2. In addition to some money, what did they take for the journey?
3. The money and food were "wrapped up in a five pound note."
4. Which of the following statements is correct, according to the poem?
5. As they sailed beneath the stars, the owl serenaded the pussycat, singing and playing which of these instruments?
6. After deciding to marry, they "sailed away, for _____".
7. They kept sailing until they came to "the land where the ____ grows".
8. They bought the wedding ring from a nearby piggy-wig.
9. Finally, they were married. Which animal officiated?
10. To celebrate, "They dined on mice, and dogfish on rice, Which they ate with a runcible spoon".
11. Identify the poet who wrote this. He penned many works of nonsense and is especially known for his limericks.

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