Fun > Trivia Quizzes > Boy – Tales of Childhood Quiz 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?He lost his left armHe walked with a limpHe lost his right thumbHe broke his back2. What did the Thwaite boy tell young Roald that Licorice Bootlaces were made from?TarMashed up fliesRubber tiresRat's blood3. What was the punishment for the Great Mouse Plot?Community serviceFour strokes with the caneLoss of tuck boxesGrounded for a month4. What did the doctor remove during young Roald's first operation?His adenoidsHis appendixIngrown toenailLoose tooth5. How did Roald sign all his letters home?Love, RoaldLove from BoyMiss you, BoyHugs and kisses, Roald6. What was poor Ellis in the sick room for?AppendicitisA boilBroken armPneumonia7. What brand of tobacco was supposed to be in the ancient half-sister's husband's pipe?Navy CutRoyal VintageBlend Eleven AromaticKentucky Club8. At Repton, what was "Boazers" a slang term for?Head boysHousemastersMatronsPrefects9. Which chocolate company sent the boys new candy bars to test?CadburyNestleHershey'sWonka's10. At the end of the story, where is Dahl headed?East AfricaSouth AmericaLondonDutch East IndiesTime is Up!