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The Ultimate Fishing with Kids Quiz
by Staff
Fishing is a fun and peaceful activity for all to enjoy, but if you're going to take your kids along, you should prepare for the day to revolve around them. It may not turn out to be fishing at its finest, but it could be parenting at its finest. Take our quiz to learn more about how to enjoy a day fishing with your kids.

What is the most important thing to remember when fishing with your kids?

  • You must adjust the activity to suit their age and their needs.
  • You must always remind them who's boss.
  • You must remind them to behave properly.

What is the best way to protect your kids from the sun?

  • sunscreen
  • a hat
  • indoor activities

Whenever you spend time with children while near water, you should make sure to have which of these?

  • a fast boat
  • the Coast Guard
  • a life jacket

What length rod is best for children?

  • 3 feet
  • 6 feet
  • 12 feet

Children, and anyone first learning to fish, should use what type of reel?

  • bait casting reel
  • open face reel
  • spin cast reel

Approximately how much should a child's first reel cost?

  • 20
  • 50
  • 100

For safety reasons you should use which type of hooks?

  • barbless
  • barbed
  • double barbed

Which of these figures represents the smallest fishing hook?

  • 5
  • 10
  • 32

Which of these tools should you use to remove a hook from a fish?

  • a wire cutter
  • needle-nosed pliers
  • a wrench

What sort of bobber should you use when fishing with kids?

  • blue
  • large and colorful
  • professional grade

What is the best kind of bait for children to use?

  • fishing flies
  • worms
  • spinner bait

Where should you go to find a large variety of fishing equipment?

  • a garage sale
  • Sears
  • a sporting goods store

What should you do with a fish after you catch it?

  • release it
  • kill it and eat it
  • take it home

Before you go fishing, you must make sure you have which of these?

  • a fishing license
  • a powerful boat
  • a cool fishing hat

Where should you go to find out about your state's fishing and licensing policies?

  • a bait shop
  • city hall
  • the Internet