Interesting Facts Quiz: Disney Princesses


By: Kennita Leon

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

The world of Disney, not to be confused with Disney World, has been around for almost a century. Over those many, many decades, this animation company has brought many movies and even more characters to viewers around the world. Among these characters, we have kings, queens, princes and, of course, the princesses. 

Whether they were born or married into royalty, these female characters are some of the most recognizable in the world. So, we want to see just how much you know about them. We've scoured the internet for some facts about our favorite Disney princesses, which include Moana, Mulan, Ariel and Tinkerbell. We want to know if you know what color hair Cinderella was originally drawn with, if you know who the oldest princess is, if you know which princess only spoke 18 lines and if you know which princess had the most outfit changes. 

If you've been paying attention to Disney movies from the time you were a little girl or boy, then this shouldn't be a problem for you. If. however, you just became a Disney princess fan, then you may be one of the many who pass but won't ace this quiz. If you want to find out which one you are, come try this Disney princess quiz. 

Who was the first Disney princess?

The fairest of them all, Snow White was the first Disney princess. Some of her distinctive characteristics include the ability to communicate with animals.


Which demigod does Moana go on her journey with?

Disney's Polynesian princess, Moana, becomes her own hero on her quest with demigod Maui.


How many princesses before Elsa had magic powers?

Elsa, the Snow Queen of Arendelle, is the second Disney princess to have magical powers.


Was Mulan based on a true story?

The story of Princess Mulan was developed based on an ancient Chinese legendary female warrior named Hua Mulan.


What power did Rapunzel have?

Best known for her 70-foot long golden hair, Disney princess Rapunzel has the supernatural power of healing.


Which princess was the first to be in an interracial relationship?

Inspired by a true story, the Disney Native American princess Pocahontas is the only princess to participate in an interracial relationship.


Which princess' name was originally Badroulbadour?

Disney's second youngest princess, Jasmine, was originally named Badroulbadour, based on an Arabic folk tale character.


Which princess' name means "lion of God" in Hebrew?

Born as a little mermaid who longs to live on land, Ariel's name means "lion of God" in Hebrew. It's also the title of a 1977 song.


Who is Anna's older sister?

Princess Anna of Arendelle is the younger sister of Queen Elsa. Her key features are her blue eyes and strawberry blonde hair.


True or false: Snow White was initially drawn with blonde hair.

We know her with lips red as a rose, hair black as ebony skin white as snow. However, Princess Snow White was originally drawn with blonde hair.


Which Disney princess is the only one who had a conventional job?

The only Disney princess with a job, Princess Tiana is African-American. She is a waitress who dreams of owning her own restaurant.


Which of these princesses is best at archery?

Distinguished by her red frizzy hair, Merida has three brothers and is very good at archery. She is Scottish.


Which princess fell for Hercules?

Megara was a princess in Greek mythology in the story of Hercules. She's known to be afraid of heights.


What country was Belle from?

French Princess Belle is identified by her one flaw - "a wisp of hair that keeps falling in her face." Belle means "beautiful" in French.


Which of these official princesses wasn't a princess in her movie?

Although an official Disney princess, Mulan is in no way a royal princess in her story.


Which other name was Aurora known as?

More popularly referred to as Sleeping Beauty, Aurora was also known by the name Briar Rose.


Who did the ocean speak to?

Unlike other Disney princesses who interact with animals, Princess Moana interacts with the ocean.


How old was Cinderella when she married the prince?

The most famous of Disney princesses, Cinderella, age nineteen, married into royalty. The prince's age is unknown.


What kind of fairy is Tinkerbell?

Best known as Peter Pan's jealous and loving best friend, Tinkerbell is a tinker fairy. Each tinker fairy has a special talent.


What kind of powers does Elsa have?

Born with the power to make ice and snow, Queen Elsa of Arendelle goes from being a villain to a hero in the movie "Frozen."


Which princess was based on Matoaka?

Disney's Princess Pocahontas character was based on a young Native American named Matoaka.


Which princess was kidnapped as a baby?

Princess Rapunzel was held captive by an old witch because her parents had stolen her rare magical flower. She was imprisoned in a tower.


What name was Anna originally supposed to have?

Considered to be one of the most relatable Disney princesses, Princess Anna of Arendelle was originally named Greta.


How old was Alice?

Best known for daydreaming, Alice a 12-year-old girl, has blonde hair and blue eyes. In the original books, she was several years younger.


Which princess has the most outfits in her story?

Princess Tiana has the most extensive wardrobe of all Disney princesses, with a total of 11 costumes.


Which princess, who was orphaned, was also born into royalty?

Orphaned at a young age, Princess Snow White is of royal blood. Why must fairy-tale stepmothers always be evil?


Who is the only princess who wore more pants than dresses?

Rather than the customary princess gown or dress, Jasmine sports an Arabic costume of a top and pants of sheer material.


Which princess only spoke 18 lines?

Asleep for most of her story, Sleeping Beauty. also known as Aurora, only spoke 18 lines. The only Disney title character who spoke less is Dumbo.


In actual mythology, which princess is the daughter of the King of Thebes?

Better known as Meg, Megara is the oldest daughter of the King of Thebes. The king is known as Creon, in actual Greek mythology.


Which princess tried to be like her friends before accepting who she was?

Nickname Tink, Tinker Bell at first did not like being a tinker fairy. She tried tirelessly to be like her friends before accepting who she was.


Which princess is great at sword fighting and horse riding?

Deemed the most feminist Disney princess, Merida is skilled in sword fighting and horse riding.


Which princess, besides Merida, Moana and Pocahontas, could shoot arrows?

Mulan is a Chinese female warrior. Like princess Merida, she is trained in archery.


Which princess' name means "ocean"?

Princess Moana's name means "ocean" in Hawaiian and New Zealand Maori.


What color tail did Ariel originally have?

She's the mermaid who loves to sing. Ariel originally had black hair and a blue tail.


Who is the only Disney princess to become queen?

Queen Elsa of Arendelle is not only the oldest Disney princess, at age 21, but also the only Disney princess to become a queen.


Belle is the only person in her town who wears which color?

Princess Belle from "Beauty and the Beast" is the only person in her town to wear blue. This indicates that she is an outsider.


What was the name of the only Greek Disney princess?

A character from Greek mythology, Princess Megara was given to Hercules as a reward by her father, King Creon.


What was Cinderella's shoe size?

Cinderella wears a dainty shoe size of 4 ½. Stepsisters Drizella and Anastasia had much larger feet.


Who is responsible for the white streak in Anna's hair?

Princess Anna, a redhead, has a signature pigtail hairdo with a grey/white streak she obtained when she was struck by her sister Elsa as a child.


Which two traits did Tiana have?

Born in America, Tiana is left-handed and has a unique trait: dimples.


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