King of the Elephants: The Babar Quiz
He's been king of the elephants for nearly a century, but how much do you remember about this beloved royal animal? Take our quiz to find out!
Who wrote the first Babar books?
- A.A. Milne
- Jean de Brunhoff
- Lewis Carroll
True or false: Jean de Brunhoff wrote his Babar books hoping to strike it rich.
What year was the first book about Babar published?
How many books did Jean de Brunhoff complete before his death?
How old was Laurent de Brunhoff when he completed his father's seventh Babar book?
What year did Laurent publish his first Babar book on his own?
How many Babar books were sold in the U.S. by 2011?
- 3 million
- 10 million
- 21 million
Which of these is a frequent criticism of the series?
- animal cruelty
- poor artwork
Why did the king of the elephants die in the first Babar book?
- old age
- bad food
What is the name of Babar's wife?
What year do Babar and Celeste become parents?
Who is NOT one of Babar's triplets?
What year do Babar and his wife have their fourth and final child?
Where does Flora eventually meet her husband?
- the supermarket
- the Celesteville games
- an airplane
What kills Babar's mother?
What species is at war with the elephants in "Babar the King"?
What color is Babar's standard suit?
What year did the animated "Babar" television series premiere?
What kind of animal is Zephir?
How do Babar and Celeste travel the world for their honeymoon?
- hot-air balloon
What year was "Babar on Paradise Island" released?
Who is the prime minister of Celesteville?
What type of animal is Rataxes?
What is the name of Lord Rataxes' assistant?
What is the name of Babar's troublemaking brother?
Who is the best cook in all of Celesteville?
What is the name of Babar's grandson, who first appeared in a 2010 animated series?
What is Badou's favorite saying?
- "My tusks!"
What kind of animal is Chiku?
What sport does Babar demonstrate, according to a 2002 book?