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 right thumb He lost his left arm He walked with a limp He broke his back2. What did the Thwaite boy tell young Roald that Licorice Bootlaces were made from? Tar Mashed up flies Rat's blood Rubber tires3. What was the punishment for the Great Mouse Plot? Four strokes with the cane Loss of tuck boxes Community service Grounded for a month4. What did the doctor remove during young Roald's first operation? Loose tooth His appendix Ingrown toenail His adenoids5. How did Roald sign all his letters home? Love from Boy Miss you, Boy Love, Roald Hugs and kisses, Roald6. What was poor Ellis in the sick room for? A boil Broken arm Pneumonia Appendicitis7. What brand of tobacco was supposed to be in the ancient half-sister's husband's pipe? Blend Eleven Aromatic Kentucky Club Navy Cut Royal Vintage8. At Repton, what was "Boazers" a slang term for? Housemasters Prefects Head boys Matrons9. Which chocolate company sent the boys new candy bars to test? Cadbury Nestle Hershey's Wonka's10. At the end of the story, where is Dahl headed? South America London Dutch East Indies East AfricaTime is Up!