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Roald Dahl Quiz

Roald Dahl's life, books, the films etc. 12 Questions.

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Roald Dahl's real name was Ronald Doyle. True or false?

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Which country were both Roald Dahl's parents born?

  • Sweden
  • Wales
  • Denmark
  • Norway

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Who was the illustrator of the first edition of Roald Dahl's book "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"?

  • Quentin Crisp
  • Faith Jacques
  • Quentin Blake
  • Pauline Baynes

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Which of the following is not the title of a children's book by Roald Dahl?

  • The Twits
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
  • Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
  • James and the Giant Peach

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Which famous film star was the first wife of Roald Dahl?

  • Patricia Neal
  • Joanne Woodward
  • Googie Withers
  • Jean Simmons

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Which of the following is not the title of a collection of Roald Dahl's short stories for adults?

  • Kiss Kiss
  • Someone Like You
  • My Oedipus Complex
  • Switch Bitch

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Which of Roald Dahl's children's books has yet to be released as a film?

  • The Gremlins
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • The Witches
  • Matilda

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When some of Roald Dahl's adult stories were televised by ITV, what was the series called?

  • Tales of Mystery and Imagination?
  • One Step Beyond
  • The Twilight Zone
  • Tales of the Unexpected

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Sophie Dahl is Roald Dahl's granddaughter. Who was her other grandfather?

  • Stanley Holloway
  • Peter Sellers
  • Rex Harrison
  • Robert Morley

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In which city was Roald Dahl's family home when he was a child?

  • Edinburgh
  • Cardiff
  • London
  • Belfast

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Which unlikely pair played Roald Dahl and Patricia Neal in the film "The Patricia Neal Story"?

  • Britt Ekland and Walter Matthau
  • Joan Crawford and Laurence Olivier
  • Glenda Jackson and Dirk Bogarde
  • Vanessa Redgrave and Leslie Phillips

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In which county is the Roald Dahl Museum, Great Missenden?

  • Berkshire
  • Buckinghamshire
  • Hertfordshire
  • Hampshire