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?MagnusMichaelDannyJames2. What was the first "grown-up" book that Matilda read?The Red PonyWar and PeaceGreat ExpectationsJust So Stories3. Where does Matilda's mysterious power "shoot" from?Her elbowThe top of her headHer eyesHer finger4. What does Matilda's mother do all day long?Dye her hairShopExercisePlay bingo5. What was Fred's parrot's name?NigelBrucePollyChopper6. What does Mr. Wormwood use to make his cars' engines run smoothly?An electric drillSawdustExtra oilHoney7. Every day Mr. Wormwood put something on his hair. What was it?Hair tonicPeroxideStyling creamWax8. What was Miss Honey's first name?HortensiaJenniferLavenderAgatha9. What name is on the gate of Matilda's house?Happy ValleyComfy CottageCosy NookGipsy House10. What is Matilda's complaint about the books of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien?Too longNo romanceToo difficultNo funny bits11. The Trunchbull puts children in a cupboard to punish them. What is it called?The CoffinThe ChokeyThe Black HoleThe Stifler12. Who put itching powder in the Trunchbull's knickers?Miss HoneyMatildaHortensiaLavender13. In what event did the Trunchbull compete at the Olympics?Hammer throwJavelinWeightlifting100 yard dash14. What did Bruce Bogtrotter steal from the Trunchbull?Riding cropEgg salad sandwichChocolate cakeMedal15. What does Lavender put in the Trunchbull's water jug?A frogA mouseA newtA goldfish16. According to the Trunchbull, the perfect school would have...?Strict disciplineCorporal punishmentUniformsNo children17. What relation is the Trunchbull to Miss Honey?Her auntHer motherHer cousinHer grandmother18. What was Miss Honey's father's name?VictorMagnusHarryNigel19. What is Matilda's third and final miracle?Writing on the chalkboardTipping the glassLifting a childFlying20. Where does the Wormwood family (minus Matilda) move at the end of the story?SpainRussiaAustraliaUSATime is Up!