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50 Pokemon Trivia Questions and Answers

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Are you a big fan of Pokémon? Do you think you know everything there is to know about the popular anime and video game franchise? Test your knowledge with this ultimate Pokémon trivia quiz!

1. What type of Pokemon is Ash's Electric Mouse?

A. Charmander

B. Pikachu

C. Bulbasaur

D. Squirtle

Of course, the answer is B. Pikachu, Ash's trusty sidekick, and loyal friend! Pikachu is one of the most popular Pokemon around, and has even been featured in his own movie!

2. What is the Name of the First Town Ash Visits in the Anime?

A. Pallet Town

B. Viridian City

C. Pewter City

D. Cerulean City

The answer is of course A. Pallet Town, Ash's home town where he starts his journey! Ash sets out on his adventure from here, and it's the first time we meet some of his key friends like Misty and Brock!

3. Who is the Gym Leader of Pewter City?

A. Misty

B. Brock

C. Lt. Surge

D. Giovanni

The answer is C. Lt. Surge, the Gym Leader of Pewter City and the first one Ash challenges on his journey! Lt. Surge specializes in Electric-type Pokemon, so Ash had to be extra careful when taking him on!

4. What type of Pokemon is Gengar?

A. Fire

B. Ghost

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C. Psychic

D. Dark

The answer is B. Ghost! Gengar is a popular Ghost-type Pokemon that Ash encounters early on in his journey. It's known for being very sneaky and mischievous, often playing tricks on people!

5. What Was the Name of the First Pokemon Ash Caught?

A. Caterpie

B. Pidgey

C. Rattata

D. Pikachu

The answer is A. Caterpie! Ash caught Caterpie in the very first episode of the anime, and it quickly became one of his closest friends. It even evolved into a Butterfree later on!

6. What is the Name of Misty's Bike?

A. Bicyclone

B. Bikey

C. Rapidash

D. Wartortle

The answer is A. Bicyclone! Misty's bike is a very special one that can even transform into a waterbike, perfect for Misty since she's a Gym Leader specializing in Water-type Pokemon!

7. What is the Name of Brock's Family Rock Pokemon?

A. Vulpix

B. Geodude

C. Onix

D. Rhyhorn

The answer is C. Onix! Brock's family owns a rock Pokemon ranch, and Onix is one of the many rock types that they have there. It's very loyal to Brock and is always ready to help out!

8. Who is the Gym Leader of Celadon City?

A. Erika

B. Sabrina

C. Blaine

D. Giovanni

The answer is A. Erika! Erika is the Gym Leader of Celadon City, and she specializes in Grass-type Pokemon. Ash had a tough time taking her on, but he eventually emerged victorious!

9. What Type of Pokemon is Jigglypuff?

A. Normal

B. Fairy

C. Poison

D. Psychic

The answer is A. Normal! Jigglypuff is a popular Normal-type Pokemon that Ash and his friends encounter on their journey. It has a very unique ability to put people to sleep with its singing, which often leads to frustration for Jigglypuff when nobody can stay awake to hear it!

It was originally a "Normal" but was later updated to Normal-Fairy, so if someone opted for Fairy you could award half a point here.

10. What is the Name of Team Rocket's Pokemon Cat?

A. Purrloin

B. Persian

C. Manectric

D. Meowth

The answer is D. Meowth! Team Rocket's Meowth is one of the main reasons why the team is so successful in their pursuits, as it has the unique ability to talk and often comes up with clever plans. Meowth is also fiercely loyal to Jessie and James, even though they don't always treat him well!

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11. Who is Ash's First Rival in the Anime?

A. Gary Oak

B. Barry

C. Trip

D. Paul

The answer is A. Gary Oak! Ash and Gary have been rivals since they were first introduced, and their rivalry has continued on throughout the anime. They're both very strong Trainers, and it's always exciting to see who will come out on top when they battle!

12. What type of Pokemon is Snorlax?

A. Normal

B. Fire

C. Water

D. Grass

The answer is A. Normal! Snorlax is a popular Normal-type Pokemon that Ash encounters on his journey. It's known for its massive size and weight, and its ability to fall asleep at the drop of a hat!

13. Who is the Gym Leader of Fuchsia City?

A. Giovanni

B. Koga

C. Sabrina

D. Blaine

The answer is B. Koga! Koga is the Gym Leader of Fuchsia City, and he specializes in Poison-type Pokemon. Ash had a tough time taking him on, but he eventually emerged victorious!

14. What Type of Pokemon is Golem?

A. Rock

B. Electric

C. Ground

D. Fire

The answer is A. Rock! Golem is a popular Rock-type Pokemon that Ash encounters on his journey. It's known for its massive size and weight, and its ability to launch powerful rock attacks!

15. Who is the Gym Leader of Cinnabar Island?

A. Blaine

B. Erika

C. Giovanni

D. Misty

The answer is C. Giovanni! Giovanni is the Gym Leader of Cinnabar Island, and he specializes in Fire-type Pokemon. Ash had a tough time taking him on, but he eventually emerged victorious!

16. Which Type of Pokemon Does Not Exist?

A. Normal

B. Fairy

C. Glass

D. Fire

The answer is C. Glass! There is no such thing as a Glass-type Pokemon, making this answer correct.

17. When was Pokemon First Released?

A. 1977

B. 1996

C. 1998

D. 2002

The answer is B. 1996! Pokemon was first released in Japan in 1996, and it quickly became a phenomenon. It wasn't released in the United States until 1998, but it still managed to take the world by storm!

18. Who is the Gym Leader of Saffron City?

A. Misty

B. Lt. Surge

C. Erika

D. Sabrina

The answer is D. Sabrina! Sabrina is the Gym Leader of Saffron City, and she specializes in Psychic-type Pokemon. Ash had a tough time taking her on, but he eventually emerged victorious!

19. What Type of Pokemon is Pikachu?

A. Normal

B. Electric

C. Fire

D. Ground

The answer is B. Electric! Pikachu is the most popular Electric-type Pokemon, and it's also Ash's starter Pokemon. Pikachu is known for its adorable appearance and its powerful electric attacks!

20. What Type of Pokemon is Weakest Against Grass?

A. Rock

B. Ground

C. Bug

D. Flying

The answer is C. Bug! Bug-type Pokemon are weak against Grass-type attacks, making this the correct answer.

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21. How Many Different Pokemon Can Eevee Evolve Into?

A. 3

B. 5

C. 7

D. 9

The answer is B. 5! Eevee can evolve into five different Pokemon, including Vaporeon, Jolteon, Flareon, Espeon, and Umbreon. Each evolution has its own unique powers and abilities, making Eevee a very versatile Pokemon! Bonus points for naming them.

22. What Were the Legendary Pokemon Called in Pokemon Silver and Gold?

A. Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos

B. Ho-oh, Lugia, and Celebi

C. Raikou, Entei, and Suicune

D. Kyogre, Groudon, and Rayquaza

The answer is B. Ho-oh, Lugia, and Celebi! These three legendary Pokemon were the stars of Pokemon Silver, and they're still some of the most popular legendaries to this day. Ho-oh is a Fire/Flying-type, Lugia is a Psychic/Flying-type, and Celebi is a Psychic/Grass-type.

23. What is Brock's Main Pokemon?

A. Onix

B. Pikachu

C. Geodude

D. Vulpix

The answer is A. Onix! Brock is the Gym Leader of Pewter City, and his main Pokemon is Onix, a Rock-type. Ash had a tough time taking him on, but he eventually emerged victorious!

24. What Pokemon does Bulbasaur Evolve Into?

A. Ivysaur

B. Venusaur

C. Squirtle

D. Charmander

The answer is A. Ivysaur! Bulbasaur is a Grass/Poison-type Pokemon that evolves into Ivysaur, a Grass/Poison-type Pokemon. Ivysaur is larger and more powerful than Bulbasaur, and it can use stronger attacks.

25. How Old is Ash at the Start of the Series?

A. 10

B. 12

C. 14

D. 16

The answer is A. 10! Ash is 10 years old at the start of the series, making him the youngest main character in the Pokemon anime. He's eager to become a Pokemon Master, and he sets out on his journey with that goal in mind.

26. What is the Name of Ash's Mother?

A. Delia

B. Daisy

C. Misty

D. Brock

The answer is A. Delia! Ash's mother is Delia, and she's a caring woman who always offers her son advice and support. She's also a bit of a klutz, but she means well!

27. What is the Name of Gary's Sister?

A. Misty

B. May

C. Dawn

D. Jessie

The answer is B. May! Gary's sister is May, and she's a Pokemon Coordinator. She's also Ash's love interest, and she eventually joins him on his journey.

28. What is Professor Oak's First Name?

A. Samuel

B. Charles

C. Gary

D. Harold

The answer is A. Samuel! Professor Oak's first name is Samuel, and he's a famous Pokemon researcher. He's also Ash's grandfather, and he gives Ash his first Pokemon, Pikachu.

29. What does Misty Want to be When She Grows Up?

A. A Pokemon Master

B. A Gym Leader

C. A Pokemon Coordinator

D. A Pokémon Ranger

The answer is B. A Gym Leader! Misty is a Gym Leader, and she specializes in Water-type Pokemon. She's a tough opponent, but Ash eventually defeats her and earns his Cascade Badge.

30. Who is the First Person Ash Meets on His Journey?

A. Pikachu

B. Professor Oak

C. Misty

D. Brock

The answer is B. Professor Oak! Ash meets Professor Oak when he goes to get his first Pokemon, and Oak gives him Pikachu. Ash then sets out on his journey, meeting Misty and Brock along the way.

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31. How Many Badges Does Ash Need to Collect Before He Can Enter the Pokemon League?

A. 5

B. 8

C. 10

D. 12

The answer is B. 8! Ash needs to collect 8 Gym Badges before he can enter the Pokemon League, and he eventually succeeds in doing so. He then goes on to compete in the League, but he ultimately loses.

32. How Many Pokemon Does Ash Catch During His Journey?

A. 60

B. 70

C. 80

D. 90

The answer is C. 80! Ash catches a total of 80 Pokemon during his journey, not including the ones he catches in the spin-off series. He has a wide variety of Pokemon, from common to rare and from weak to strong.

33. How many Pokemon are there in the original Pokemon?

A. 151

B. 251

C. 386

D. 493

The answer is A. 151! There are a total of 151 Pokemon in the original Pokemon, and Ash catches most of them during his journey. Some of them are rare and hard to find, but he eventually catches them all.

34. What Color is Pikachu?

A. Yellow

B. Brown

C. Blue

D. Black

The answer is A. Yellow! Pikachu is a small, yellow Pokemon that looks like a mouse. It's one of the most popular and iconic Pokemon, and it's also Ash's best friend and partner.

35. Which of These is Not One of Ash's Pokemon?

A. Pidgeot

B. Bulbasaur

C. Charizard

D. Squirtle

The answer is D. Squirtle! Squirtle is not one of Ash's Pokemon, but it's one of the three starters that Professor Oak offers to Ash at the beginning of his journey. Ash chooses Pikachu instead, and he later meets Squirtle's trainer, Misty.

36. What type of Pokemon is Charmander?

A. Fire

B. Grass

C. Water

D. Electric

The answer is A. Fire! Charmander is a Fire-type Pokemon, and it's one of the three starters that Ash could have chosen at the beginning of his journey. He didn't choose Charmander, but he later meets its trainer, Brock.

37. How many types of pokemon are there?

A. 15

B. 18

C. 21

D. 24

The answer is B. 18! There are a total of 18 types of Pokemon, not including the ones that have been added in the newer generations. Each type has its own strengths and weaknesses, and trainers must choose their teams carefully in order to be successful

38. Which Pokemon is Number 151 on the Pokedex?

A. Mew

B. Mewtwo

C. Celebi

D. Jirachi

The answer is A. Mew! Mew is the 151st Pokemon on the Pokedex, and it's a rare and powerful Psychic-type. It's not often seen, but Ash manages to catch one during his journey.

39. Which of These is Not an Atavistic Trait That Pikachu Possesses?

A. Thick fur

B. Cheek pouches

C. A long tail

D. Sharp teeth

The answer is D. Sharp teeth! Pikachu does not have sharp teeth, but it does have thick fur, cheek pouches, and a long tail. These are all atavistic traits that it shares with its evolutionary relatives, the Raichu.

40. Which of these is not a legendary Pokemon?

A. Zapdos

B. Articuno

C. Moltres

D. Dragonite

The answer is D. Dragonite! Dragonite is not a legendary Pokemon, but it is a powerful and rare Dragon-type. Ash catches one during his journey, and it becomes a valuable member of his team.

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41. What Pokemon Does a Kakun Evolve Into?

A. Beedrill

B. Butterfree

C. Pidgeot

D. Metapod

The answer is A. Beedrill! Kakun evolves into Beedrill, which is a powerful Bug/Poison-type Pokemon. It's one of the strongest Pokemon in Ash's team, and it's also one of the most feared.

42. What is the Largest Pokemon?

A. Wailord

B. Kyogre

C. Groudon

D. Dialg

The answer is A. Wailord! Wailord is the largest Pokemon, and it's a massive Water-type. It's so big that it can easily carry humans and other Pokemon on its back.

43. What is the Smallest Pokemon?

A. Jirachi

B. Azurill

C. Wynaut

D. Celebi

The answer is B. Azurill! Azurill is the smallest Pokemon, and it's a small Water-type. It's so tiny that it can easily hide in the palm of your hand.

44. What is the Rarest Pokemon?

A. Mew

B. Mewtwo

C. Celebi

D. Jirach

The answer is C. Celebi! Celebi is the rarest Pokemon, and it's a legendary Psychic-type. It's so rare that it's often called the "mirage Pokemon."

45. What is the Most Common Pokemon?

A. Rattata

B. Pidgey

C. Caterpie

D. Weedle

The answer is A. Rattata! Rattata is the most common Pokemon, and it's a small Normal-type. It's so common that it's often considered to be a pest.

46. What is the Strongest Pokemon?

A. Arceus

B. Mewtwo

C. Dragonite

D. Tyranitar

The answer is A. Arceus! Arceus is the strongest Pokemon, and it's a legendary Normal-type. It's so powerful that it's often called the "God Pokemon."

47. What is the Weakest Pokemon?

A. Magikarp

B. Feebas

C. Luvdisc

D. Smeargle

The answer is A. Magikarp! Magikarp is the weakest Pokemon, and it's a small Water-type. It's so weak that it can't even learn any moves on its own.

48. What is Magikarp's Attack Called?

A. Splash

B. Tackle

C. Flail

D. Pound

The answer is A. Splash! Magikarp's only attack is called Splash, and it doesn't do any damage. It's so weak that it's often considered to be useless.

49. What Pokemon Does a Pikachu Evolve Into?

A. Raichu

B. Jolteon

C. Flareon

D. Vaporeon

The answer is A. Raichu! Pikachu evolves into Raichu, which is a powerful Electric-type Pokemon. It's one of the strongest Pokemon in Ash's team, and it's also one of the most feared.

50. What is Pikachu's Signature Move?

A. Thunderbolt

B. Quick Attack

C. Volt Tackle

D. Thunder Wave

The answer is C. Volt Tackle! Pikachu's signature move is called Volt Tackle, and it's a powerful Electric-type move. It's so strong that it can sometimes knock out Pokemon in one hit.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2022 Elin Beck

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