The Little Mermaid Quiz

QUIZ MAKER: Lila Keane


CATEGORY: Disney Movies, Movie Trivia Quiz

The Little Mermaid was a groundbreaking film for Disney, ushering in a new era of animated musicals that would dominate the box office for the next decade.

The film’s catchy songs and stunning animation made it an instant classic, and has since become a beloved favorite for generations of fans.

So, how well do you remember Ariel, Sebastian, and the rest of the undersea gang?

Let’s find out with this Little Mermaid trivia and see if you’re a true fan of this Disney classic.

The Little Mermaid Trivia

#1. How is Ursula's enchantment over Eric broken?

#2. Who does Eric almost marry?

#3. Ariel saves Eric when he falls overboard during a storm.

#4. What deal did Ariel make with Ursula in The Little Mermaid?

#5. What does Ursula do with Ariel's voice?

#6. What event does Ariel, Flounder, and Sebastian go to on the ocean surface?

#7. What does Ursula do to Eric to make him forget about Ariel?

#8. What does Scuttle do to disrupt Eric and Vanessa's wedding?

#9. What kind of advisor is Sebastian to King Triton?

#10. Ursula puts Ariel's voice in a seashell.

#11. What will happen if Ariel does not receive "True love's kiss" from Eric?

#12. Ariel must receive true love's kiss from Eric within three days to remain human permanently.

#13. How many Academy Awards did The Little Mermaid win?

#14. The Little Mermaid was Disney's first animated fairy tale since Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937).

#15. Which song from The Little Mermaid was inducted into the Hall of Fame – Songs category?

#16. Who disrupts Ariel and Eric's almost-kiss?

#17. What is Ariel's dream in The Little Mermaid?

#18. Melissa Fahn was cast as the voice actor for Ariel in The Little Mermaid.

#19. What happens if Ariel fails to get Eric's kiss within the given time?

#20. What happens to Ariel at the end of the story?

#21. Who composed the score for The Little Mermaid?

#22. What is the name of the mermaid princess in The Little Mermaid?

#23. Who takes Ariel's place as Ursula's prisoner?

#24. Ariel transforms back into a mermaid permanently after failing to receive "True love's kiss" from Eric.

#25. What is forbidden between merpeople and humans?

#26. Flotsam and Jetsam are two blue eels who convince Ariel to visit Ursula.

#27. Ariel falls in love with Eric at first sight.

#28. Which of the following awards did The Little Mermaid NOT win?

#29. What does Ariel collect in her grotto?

#30. Who does Ursula transform into to enchant Eric?

#31. Which song from The Little Mermaid won the Academy Award for Best Original Song?

#32. Who kills Flotsam and Jetsam?

#33. Who does Ariel fall in love with at first sight?

#34. Who disrupts the wedding between Eric and Vanessa?

#35. Why is contact between merpeople and humans forbidden?

#36. What year was The Little Mermaid released in theaters?

#37. Who is Triton?

#38. What is the name of the prequel of The Little Mermaid?

#39. Scuttle is a crab who serves as Triton's adviser and court composer.

#40. Ariel makes a deal with Ursula to become human for one day.

#41. How many times has The Little Mermaid's soundtrack been certified platinum?

#42. How does Ariel save Eric?

#43. Who wrote and directed The Little Mermaid?

#44. Eric is hypnotized by Ursula and forgets about Ariel.

#45. What academy awards did The Little Mermaid win?

#46. Who produced The Little Mermaid?

#47. Who does Ursula kidnap after the wedding is disrupted?

#48. What does Ariel do to be with Eric?

#49. When was the soundtrack for The Little Mermaid certified double platinum?

#50. Who wrote the songs for The Little Mermaid?

#51. Which song from The Little Mermaid won the Gloden Globe Award for Best Original Song?

#52. What does Triton do to Ariel's collection of artifacts?

#53. Eric kills Ursula by impaling her in the abdomen with a harpoon.

#54. Who does Ariel fall in love with?

#55. Where does Ariel live?

#56. How does Ursula die?

#57. When was The Little Mermaid released?

#58. Who gives Ariel inaccurate information about humans?

#59. Who takes Ariel to the surface after she becomes human?

#60. Triton agrees to take Ariel's place as Ursula's prisoner.



Bravo! You have proven yourself to be a true Little Mermaid expert. From Sebastian’s catchy tunes to Ursula’s evil schemes, you know everything there is to know about this underwater adventure. You could probably swim alongside Flounder and Sebastian and help Ariel defeat Ursula herself. Be proud of yourself for acing this quiz and proving your love for this classic Disney movie. Keep up the great work! When you’re ready, you can re-do the trivia for a chance at a better score 🙂
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You might know the basics of the story and recognize a few of the characters, but you probably wouldn’t be able to name all of Ariel’s sisters or sing all the lyrics to “Under the Sea.”

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Lila has been a Disney fanatic since childhood and has what some would describe as an encyclopedic knowledge of all things Disney. She enjoys researching fun facts and trivia about Disney movies, characters, and theme parks to share with others. Lila's love for Disney is contagious, and she hopes to spread the Disney magic to everyone who takes her quizzes.

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