The Ultimate
James and the Giant Peach
Book Quiz

Question 1 of 14

What are the names of James’ aunts?

  • Spiker and Sponge
  • Sponge and Gertrude
  • Spiker and Gertrude
  • Gertrude and Myrtle

Question 2 of 14

What does the mysterious man give James?

  • crocodile tongues
  • Arrow heads
  • Orange thimbles
  • rabbit feet

Question 3 of 14

Who is the leader of the giant bugs inside the peach?

  • grasshopper
  • centipede
  • Glow worm
  • Ladybug

Question 4 of 14

What do James and the insects tie to the peach to travel across the ocean?

  • Seagulls
  • Pigeons
  • Dolphins
  • Sharks

Question 5 of 14

How did James’ parents die?

  • A runaway rhino
  • Car crash
  • Drowning
  • House fire

Question 6 of 14

Why do the cloud-men get angry with James and his crew?

  • The centipede insults them
  • The grasshopper steals something from them
  • They trespass in the cloud-men’s territory
  • They think they stole the giant peach

Question 7 of 14

What famous building does the peach land on

  • Empire State Building
  • Rockefeller Center
  • Chrysler Building
  • Hancock Tower

Question 8 of 14

What happens to the peach?

  • The children of the city eat it
  • It rots away
  • The police make James and his crew throw it in the ocean
  • A flock of birds eat it

Question 9 of 14

Which is not something to happens to the insects?

  • Earthworm performs with the New York Symphony Orchestra
  • ladybug marrying the Fire chief
  • Miss Spider becomes a tightrope manufacturer
  • Glow worm lights the Statue of Liberty

Question 10 of 14

Where do James and his new family live after the peach is gone?

  • Inside the peach pit
  • Atop the Empire State Building
  • In Conneticut
  • In James’ aunts old house

Question 11 of 14

There is an allusion to another Roald Dahl book as the peach rolls down the hill to the ocean. What is it?

  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
  • The BFG
  • Matilda
  • The Witches

Question 12 of 14

Who/what cuts the strings keeping the peach in the sky?

  • A passenger jet
  • The centipede
  • Lightning
  • James

Question 13 of 14

Which is not true of Aunt Spiker?

  • She is obese
  • She is smarter than her sister
  • She is tall and thin
  • She has steel-framed glasses

Question 14 of 14

Which insect never speaks?

  • The silkworm
  • The ladybug
  • The spider
  • The grasshopper

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