American Legends & Folktales: Lesson for Kids

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Which of the following American folktale characters are best known for their skills in the woods?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following words best describes Paul Bunyan?

2. What was Johnny Appleseed's real name?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

There have been some great American myths throughout time. You can see what you know about them thanks to the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to see what you know about:

  • A description of Paul Bunyan
  • An American folktale character that is known for his skills in the woods
  • What John Henry raced against
  • Johnny Appleseed's real name

Skills Practiced

  • Remembering details - remember what you learned about facts regarding legends and folktales
  • Reading awareness - make sure that you know the most important information from the lesson on American myths
  • Learning practice - use what you learned to answer questions about different American folktales and their characters

Additional Learning

Take some more time to learn by using the lesson called American Legends & Folktales: Lesson for Kids. This lesson lets you:

  • See how legends spread
  • Determine what makes an American folktale
  • Review the truths behind Johnny Appleseed
Support