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The Big Friendly Giant




The BFG Book Quiz


Put your knowledge of the book 'The BFG' to the test by completing the quiz below. When finished you might want to try your hand at one of our other book quizzes.



1. Who is in charge of the girl's orpanage?
  • Mrs. Clonkers
  • Mrs. Bonkers
  • Mrs. Clookers


2. What is the name of the foul-tasting vegetables that the Big Friendly Giant eats?
  • Smellcumber
  • Snottcumber
  • Snozzcumber


3. What is the drink called which causes noisy flatulence?
  • Frobscottle
  • Flembottle
  • Fartswelly


4. What word does the BFG use instead of farting (flatulence)?
  • Whizpooping
  • Whizpburping
  • Whizpopping


5. Who is the most powerful giant?
  • Maidmasher
  • Bloodbottler
  • Fleshlumpeater


6. Why do Sophie and the BFG visit the Queen of England?
  • To have a look around Buckingham Palace
  • To persuade her to imprison the other giants
  • In the hope of getting a later invitation to a tea party


7. Who does the Queen telephone to check BFG's story?
  • The Sultan of Baghdad and the King of Denmark
  • The Queen of Norway and the Sultan of Baghdad
  • The King of Sweden and the Sultan of Baghdad


8. How are the man-eating giants transported to London?
  • Flown back suspended under helicopters
  • Flown back inside cargo planes
  • It doesn't say exactly


9. Who is the most difficult of the giants to catch?
  • Meatdripper
  • Fleshlumpeater
  • Gizzardgulper


10. What do Danes taste like?
  • Hats
  • Pork
  • Dogs




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Selected quotes from The BFG:


"You is getting nosier than a parker." 



"The witching hour, somebody had once whispered to her, was a special moment in the middle of the night when every child and every grown-up was in a deep deep sleep, and all the dark things came out from hiding and had the world all to themselves."



"What I mean and what I say is two different things," the BFG announced rather grandly."





"I is reading it hundreds of times,' the BFG said. 'And I is still reading it and teaching new words to myself and how to write them. It is the most scrumdiddlyumptious story." 



"Don't gobblefunk around with words."



"Meanings is not important, said the BFG. I cannot be right all the time. Quite often I is left instead of right."




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