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 walked with a limp He lost his right thumb He lost his left arm He broke his back2. What did the Thwaite boy tell young Roald that Licorice Bootlaces were made from? Rat's blood Mashed up flies Rubber tires Tar3. What was the punishment for the Great Mouse Plot? Four strokes with the cane Community service Loss of tuck boxes Grounded for a month4. What did the doctor remove during young Roald's first operation? His appendix Loose tooth His adenoids Ingrown toenail5. How did Roald sign all his letters home? Miss you, Boy Love, Roald Hugs and kisses, Roald Love from Boy6. What was poor Ellis in the sick room for? Pneumonia Appendicitis A boil Broken arm7. What brand of tobacco was supposed to be in the ancient half-sister's husband's pipe? Blend Eleven Aromatic Navy Cut Kentucky Club Royal Vintage8. At Repton, what was "Boazers" a slang term for? Housemasters Matrons Head boys Prefects9. Which chocolate company sent the boys new candy bars to test? Nestle Wonka's Hershey's Cadbury10. At the end of the story, where is Dahl headed? South America London Dutch East Indies East AfricaTime is Up!