Fun > Trivia Quizzes > Matilda Quiz Matilda Quiz Are you smart enough to take on the Trunchbull? Put your brainpower to the test with this trivia quiz! Matilda Quiz (Photo courtesy of timetrax23.) 1. What is Matilda's brother's name? Danny James Michael Magnus2. What was the first "grown-up" book that Matilda read? War and Peace Just So Stories The Red Pony Great Expectations3. Where does Matilda's mysterious power "shoot" from? Her elbow The top of her head Her finger Her eyes4. What does Matilda's mother do all day long? Play bingo Exercise Shop Dye her hair5. What was Fred's parrot's name? Polly Chopper Nigel Bruce6. What does Mr. Wormwood use to make his cars' engines run smoothly? Honey Extra oil Sawdust An electric drill7. Every day Mr. Wormwood put something on his hair. What was it? Styling cream Wax Peroxide Hair tonic8. What was Miss Honey's first name? Jennifer Hortensia Lavender Agatha9. What name is on the gate of Matilda's house? Happy Valley Comfy Cottage Cosy Nook Gipsy House10. What is Matilda's complaint about the books of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien? Too long Too difficult No funny bits No romance11. The Trunchbull puts children in a cupboard to punish them. What is it called? The Coffin The Stifler The Chokey The Black Hole12. Who put itching powder in the Trunchbull's knickers? Miss Honey Hortensia Lavender Matilda13. In what event did the Trunchbull compete at the Olympics? Javelin Hammer throw 100 yard dash Weightlifting14. What did Bruce Bogtrotter steal from the Trunchbull? Riding crop Medal Egg salad sandwich Chocolate cake15. What does Lavender put in the Trunchbull's water jug? A newt A goldfish A mouse A frog16. According to the Trunchbull, the perfect school would have...? No children Uniforms Strict discipline Corporal punishment17. What relation is the Trunchbull to Miss Honey? Her cousin Her grandmother Her mother Her aunt18. What was Miss Honey's father's name? Nigel Magnus Victor Harry19. What is Matilda's third and final miracle? Writing on the chalkboard Tipping the glass Lifting a child Flying20. Where does the Wormwood family (minus Matilda) move at the end of the story? Spain Australia Russia USATime is Up!