Boy – Tales of Childhood Quiz

Are you a true Dahl expert? Test your knowledge of Roald Dahl's childhood adventures!

Boy - Tales of Childhood Quiz

(Photo courtesy of Angelo Amboldi.)

1
Roald Dahl's father had an accident as a boy. What was the result?
2
What did the Thwaite boy tell young Roald that Licorice Bootlaces were made from?
3
What was the punishment for the Great Mouse Plot?
4
What did the doctor remove during young Roald's first operation?
5
How did Roald sign all his letters home?
6
What was poor Ellis in the sick room for?
7
What brand of tobacco was supposed to be in the ancient half-sister's husband's pipe?
8
At Repton, what was "Boazers" a slang term for?
9
Which chocolate company sent the boys new candy bars to test?
10
At the end of the story, where is Dahl headed?