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?MagnusMichaelJamesDanny2. What was the first "grown-up" book that Matilda read?Just So StoriesGreat ExpectationsThe Red PonyWar and Peace3. Where does Matilda's mysterious power "shoot" from?Her eyesThe top of her headHer fingerHer elbow4. What does Matilda's mother do all day long?Play bingoShopExerciseDye her hair5. What was Fred's parrot's name?ChopperPollyBruceNigel6. What does Mr. Wormwood use to make his cars' engines run smoothly?SawdustAn electric drillExtra oilHoney7. Every day Mr. Wormwood put something on his hair. What was it?Hair tonicWaxStyling creamPeroxide8. What was Miss Honey's first name?JenniferAgathaHortensiaLavender9. What name is on the gate of Matilda's house?Gipsy HouseComfy CottageCosy NookHappy Valley10. What is Matilda's complaint about the books of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien?No romanceToo longNo funny bitsToo difficult11. The Trunchbull puts children in a cupboard to punish them. What is it called?The ChokeyThe CoffinThe Black HoleThe Stifler12. Who put itching powder in the Trunchbull's knickers?HortensiaMatildaMiss HoneyLavender13. In what event did the Trunchbull compete at the Olympics?Javelin100 yard dashWeightliftingHammer throw14. What did Bruce Bogtrotter steal from the Trunchbull?MedalEgg salad sandwichRiding cropChocolate cake15. What does Lavender put in the Trunchbull's water jug?A goldfishA frogA newtA mouse16. According to the Trunchbull, the perfect school would have...?Corporal punishmentNo childrenStrict disciplineUniforms17. What relation is the Trunchbull to Miss Honey?Her auntHer cousinHer motherHer grandmother18. What was Miss Honey's father's name?HarryVictorMagnusNigel19. What is Matilda's third and final miracle?FlyingWriting on the chalkboardTipping the glassLifting a child20. Where does the Wormwood family (minus Matilda) move at the end of the story?AustraliaSpainUSARussiaTime is Up!