Collective Noun Quiz

Collective nouns are nouns that refer to a collection or a group of people or things that share some characteristics. These are very common in the English language, but not everyone has heard of all of them.

Are you looking for a quick way to test your knowledge of nouns? If so, this fun quiz may be the right one for you!

Collective Noun Quiz Instructions:

  • There will be 30 multiple choice questions in this quiz.
  • Answers to the questions will change randomly each time you start this quiz.
  • Practice this quiz at least three times to secure High Marks.
  • At the End of the quiz, you can see your scores and ratings.
  • If you found any incorrect answers in the quiz, click on the quiz title and comment on that MCQ so our team can update the incorrect answer on time.

  • Question of

    I saw a ______ of fish near the beach.

    • colony
    • school
    • flock
  • Question of

    We can see flocks of ______ in summer.

    • birds
    • ants
    • horse
  • Question of

    If you see a swarm of ______, please take as many photographs as you can!

    • hippos
    • camels
    • bees
  • Question of

    I think there is a panel of ______ who are going to inform us about the topic.

    • experts
    • people
    • leaders
  • Question of

    What is a group of bananas called?

    • Herd
    • Bunch
    • Crowd
  • Question of

    Select the collective noun.

    • Continent
    • Fleet
    • Plane
  • Question of

    He has a large ______ of stamps.

    • pack
    • amount
    • collection
  • Question of

    A ______ of musicians.

    • troupe
    • crowd
    • band
  • Question of

    Which one is not correct?

    • A zoo of lions
    • A patrol of policeman
    • A nest of mice
  • Question of

    A ______ of chocolates.

    • piece
    • bar
    • pot
  • Question of

    Which group shows collective nouns ONLY?

    • Family, taxes, friends, geese, Falkland Islands
    • Rew, couple, herd, staff, Congress
    • Cousins, heard, pair, students, United States
  • Question of

    Choose the sentence that emphasizes the collective noun acting as individuals.

    • The gymnastics team have been discussing practice times but they can’t agree.
    • The gymnastics team has been discussing practice times, but they can’t agree.
    • The gymnastics team has been discussing practice times, but it can’t agree.
  • Question of

    The ______ of the play decided to have a party after the first show.

    • Team
    • Cast
    • Staff
  • Question of

    Our football ______ needs to buy new uniforms.

    • Team
    • Pack
    • Crew
  • Question of

    The pack of ______ running off in different directions.

    • Horse
    • Dog
    • Owl
  • Question of

    Every fall, the English ______ write book reports on their summer reading.

    • crowd
    • team
    • class
  • Question of

    The baseball ______ is headed to the Nationals after winning the Alabama State finals.

    • group
    • crowd
    • team
  • Question of

    A group of wolves?

    • School
    • Pack
    • String
  • Question of

    The ______ was on the march for several days.

    • legion
    • crowd
    • army
  • Question of

    The ______ played as hard as they could, but they just couldn’t score a goal.

    • team
    • group
    • crowd
  • Question of

    The ______ of the British Royal Navy was very strong in the nineteenth century.

    • mob
    • fleet
    • crew
  • Question of

    Disease reduced the farmer’s ______ from 90 to 65 cows.

    • stack
    • herd
    • pride
  • Question of

    She was attacked by a ______ of wasps.

    • suite
    • pack
    • crowd
  • Question of

    A ______ of shouting people overturned cars, set fire to shops and attacked a police station.

    • mob
    • crew
    • fleet
  • Question of

    Some spectators in the ______ disagreed with the referee’s decision.

    • crowd
    • bunch
    • audience
  • Question of

    What is a group of crows called?

    • Murder
    • Pride
    • Team
  • Question of

    What is a group of camels called?

    • Herd
    • Pod
    • Caravan
  • Question of

    What is a group of fish called?

    • School
    • Team
    • Pack
  • Question of

    What is a group of ants called?

    • Herd
    • Colony
    • Army
  • Question of

    What is a group of lions called?

    • Gaggle
    • Pride
    • Herd

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