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 Magnus Michael2. What was the first "grown-up" book that Matilda read? Great Expectations War and Peace Just So Stories The Red Pony3. Where does Matilda's mysterious power "shoot" from? The top of her head Her elbow Her finger Her eyes4. What does Matilda's mother do all day long? Dye her hair Play bingo Shop Exercise5. What was Fred's parrot's name? Polly Nigel Bruce Chopper6. What does Mr. Wormwood use to make his cars' engines run smoothly? Extra oil Honey An electric drill Sawdust7. Every day Mr. Wormwood put something on his hair. What was it? Hair tonic Styling cream Peroxide Wax8. What was Miss Honey's first name? Jennifer Lavender Hortensia Agatha9. What name is on the gate of Matilda's house? Comfy Cottage Gipsy House Cosy Nook Happy Valley10. What is Matilda's complaint about the books of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien? Too long No romance No funny bits Too difficult11. The Trunchbull puts children in a cupboard to punish them. What is it called? The Stifler The Chokey The Coffin The Black Hole12. Who put itching powder in the Trunchbull's knickers? Matilda Hortensia Lavender Miss Honey13. In what event did the Trunchbull compete at the Olympics? 100 yard dash Hammer throw Javelin 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 frog A goldfish A mouse A newt16. According to the Trunchbull, the perfect school would have...? Corporal punishment Strict discipline No children Uniforms17. What relation is the Trunchbull to Miss Honey? Her aunt Her cousin Her grandmother Her mother18. What was Miss Honey's father's name? Magnus Harry Nigel Victor19. What is Matilda's third and final miracle? Tipping the glass Writing on the chalkboard Flying Lifting a child20. Where does the Wormwood family (minus Matilda) move at the end of the story? Spain USA Australia RussiaTime is Up!