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You Absolutely Hive to Take this Bee Quiz!

How much do you know those buzzing honey merchants, the humble bee? This quiz will test even the biggest apiculturist!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:ย  October 17th 2023

Everyone knows that bees are fond of making honey, work in hives and make a relaxing noise when they're not busy. What how far does your knowledge of these awesome insects stretch? Are you a bee expert? This 10-question trivia quiz will make your brain buzz!

1/10 Honey

What is the name of the stuff that bees collect from flowers and use to make honey?


How many wings does a bee usually have?

3/10 A family watching a bee hive enthusiast

What is the special dance that bees use to communicate with other members of the hive called?

4/10 A honey bee sitting on a violet flower

What is the name of the male bee in a hive?

5/10 A toy bear eating honey

What is the term for the process by which bees transform nectar into honey inside the hive?

6/10 A beekeeper and a close up of a beehive

Which of the following is NOT a type of bee found in a hive?

7/10 Bee quiz

What is the lifespan of a worker bee during the summer months?

8/10 A queen be

What is the queen bee's job in a hive?

9/10 A bee expert

Which famous scientist is often credited with discovering the concept of "the waggle dance" in bees?

10/10 A beekeeper

What is another name for beekeeping?

Result: Oh no

Oh no! Are you more of a wasp enthusiast? Is this not the result you were expecting? Why not HIVE another go?

Result: Good try

Good try! You know a fair bit about bees, don't you? How about taking the quiz again to see if you can do even better?

Result: Great work

Great work! You know lots about bees and must have honey every morning to get a score of this size. Are you up for taking the quiz again to see if you can get a perfect score?

Result: Wow

Wow! You're either a bee expert or an actual bee to get a score like this! You're perfect score is creating a buzz at the trivia hive!