Do you know the secrets of tortoise language? Take this quiz and find out!
(Photo courtesy of Steve Slater.)
What was Mr. Hoppy’s other love (besides Mrs. Silver)?
Going to pet stores
What was Mrs. Silver’s tortoise’s name?
How much did Mrs. Silver’s original tortoise weigh?
How is Tortoise language different from English?
Tortoise is backwards
Tortoise is upside-down
Tortoise is like Pig Latin
They’re the same
How many tortoises does Mr. Hoppy buy from the pet stores?
What does Mr. Hoppy feed all the tortoises?
Tortoise food pellets
What did Mr. Hoppy do before he retired?
Run a pet store
Own a flower shop
How long does Mr. Hoppy’s plan last?
What’s the problem with Tortoise Number 8?
He’s still too little
He’s a little too big
He bites people
He’s not the right color
How long did it end up taking Mrs. Silver’s original tortoise to double in size?
Oh dear! I think you’ve forgotten some of the story! Time for a re-read.
Not bad. You can still do better though!
Congratulations! You are a Dahl trivia master.