Avoid Being Eaten: Test Your Dragon Lore
by Staff
Depending on where you live, dragons are creatures to fear or revere -- and wherever they’re from, they’re just about always a force to be reckoned with. How well do you know your dragon lore?

A dragon is part of which royal coat of arms?

  • Prince of Thailand
  • Prince of Monaco
  • Prince of Wales

Where is one of the world's most famous dragon sculptures located?

  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Beijing, China
  • Cairo, Egypt

What Mandarin word is part of the name for the Chinese dinosaur <i>Dilong paradoxus</i>?

  • di
  • lóng
  • dóxus

True or False: There's a dragon in Poland that breathes fire when cued via text request.

  • True
  • False

Who is Dragon*Con a convention for (mainly)?

  • cryptozoologists
  • sci-fi and fantasy enthusiasts
  • scientists

Who were the first people to record a sighting of Scotland's Loch Ness monster?

  • boaters who hightailed it to shore
  • a shop owner near the lake
  • an ancient people called Picts

What does a cryptozoologist do?

  • studies extinct or mythological creatures
  • studies dinosaurs
  • studies fossils

What are European dragons known for eating?

  • trees
  • the flower of a rare water lily
  • fair maidens

Which influential psychiatrist used dragons to help form his theory?

  • Carl Jung
  • Abraham Maslow
  • Sigmund Freud

Which animated movie featured a small, friendly dragon with a good sense of humor?

  • &quot;Eragon&quot;
  • &quot;Mulan&quot;
  • &quot;Puff, the Magic Dragon&quot;

Which dragon is part of an urban legend regarding marijuana use?

  • Puff, the Magic Dragon
  • Smaug
  • Kilgharrah

Which fashion designer is known for incorporating dragon designs into clothing?

  • Ralph Lauren
  • Vera Wang
  • Ed Hardy

Which dragon, originally thought to be a male, turned out to be female?

  • Tiamat
  • Norberta
  • Corletta

Which game involving role-playing and winged, fire-breathing beasts is the oldest?

  • Dragon Sun
  • Dragon Fable
  • Dungeons & Dragons

Where's the best place to spot a modern dragon?

  • in the sky
  • in a cave
  • in an underwater lair

Who was the Jabberwock, a famous literary figment, created by?

  • Ray Bradbury
  • J.K. Rowling
  • Lewis Carroll

What was the name of the dragon that liked to hoard gold in "The Hobbit"?

  • Fang
  • Smaug
  • Goldie

Which dragon became an Internet sensation?

  • Trogdor the Burninator
  • Pudgy, the Hungry Dragon
  • Kilgharrah

Does the Bible mention a dragon?

  • only in the Dead Sea scrolls
  • no
  • yes

What is the name of the dragon that the hero must slay in the poem "Beowulf"?

  • Grendel
  • Puff
  • Monstrous Nightmare
  • None of these