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? James Magnus Michael Danny2. What was the first "grown-up" book that Matilda read? The Red Pony Just So Stories Great Expectations War and Peace3. Where does Matilda's mysterious power "shoot" from? Her finger Her eyes Her elbow The top of her head4. What does Matilda's mother do all day long? Play bingo Dye her hair Exercise Shop5. What was Fred's parrot's name? Bruce Chopper Polly Nigel6. What does Mr. Wormwood use to make his cars' engines run smoothly? Honey An electric drill Extra oil Sawdust7. Every day Mr. Wormwood put something on his hair. What was it? Wax Peroxide Styling cream Hair tonic8. What was Miss Honey's first name? Lavender Hortensia Agatha Jennifer9. What name is on the gate of Matilda's house? Gipsy House Comfy Cottage Happy Valley Cosy Nook10. What is Matilda's complaint about the books of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien? Too long Too difficult No romance No funny bits11. The Trunchbull puts children in a cupboard to punish them. What is it called? The Coffin The Chokey The Black Hole The Stifler12. Who put itching powder in the Trunchbull's knickers? Hortensia Miss Honey 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? Egg salad sandwich Riding crop Medal Chocolate cake15. What does Lavender put in the Trunchbull's water jug? A frog A newt A mouse A goldfish16. 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 cousin Her grandmother Her mother Her aunt18. What was Miss Honey's father's name? Victor Magnus Harry Nigel19. What is Matilda's third and final miracle? Flying Writing on the chalkboard Tipping the glass Lifting a child20. Where does the Wormwood family (minus Matilda) move at the end of the story? Russia Spain USA AustraliaTime is Up!