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How Well do You Know the Riddles from The Hobbit?

Only true Hobbit fans can remember the answers to the riddles from The Hobbit. Good luck. (It'll help if you've read the book) Also, if you don't own the entire Extended Middle Earth Series on Blu Ray or DVD, you're missing out! Grab the box set here.

Question 1 of 8.


What has roots as nobody sees, Is taller than trees, Up, up it goes, And yet never grows?

1. A Forest
2. A Valley
3. A Mountain
4. A Castle
5. The Shire
Question 2 of 8.


Thirty white horses on a red hill, First they champ, Then they stamp, Then they stand still.

1. Dominos
2. Gandalf's Horse and His Family
3. Unicorns
4. Teeth
Question 3 of 8.


Voiceless it cries, Wingless flutters, Toothless bites, Mouthless mutters.

1. Wind
2. Magic
3. Butterfly
4. Water
Question 4 of 8.


An eye in a blue face Saw an eye in a green face. "That eye is like to this eye" Said the first eye, "But in low place, Not in high place."

1. A Coin
2. The Sun
3. TreeBeard
4. A Nose
Question 5 of 8.


It cannot be seen, cannot be felt, Cannot be heard, cannot be smelt. It lies behind stars and under hills, And empty holes it fills. It comes first and follows after, Ends life, kills laughter.

1. Sarcasm
2. Dark
3. Caves
4. Death
Question 6 of 8.


A box without hinges, key, or lid, Yet golden treasure inside is hid.

1. An egg
2. Coin purse
3. A Heart
4. Love
Question 7 of 8.


Alive without breath, As cold as death; Never thirsty, ever drinking, All in mail never clinking.

1. Fish
2. Armor
3. Dragons
4. Soldiers
Question 8 of 8.


This thing all things devours: Birds, beasts, trees, flowers; Gnaws iron, bites steel; Grinds hard stones to meal; Slays king, ruins town, And beats high mountain down.

1. Fire
2. Time
3. Water
4. Entropy
5. Wind
6. A Dragon

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