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Flashcards in Round 9- Practice Questions 2009 Deck (20):
1

Who wrote a series of comic novels about a boy detective and a white fox terrier?

Herge

2

J.K Rowling shares the same birthday as Harry Potter. What is that date?

31st July

3

What was Bod, the main character's name short for in The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman?

Nobody

4

Who did Nathaniel ask to help him steal the Amulet of Samarkand?

Bartimaeus

5

What house was protected by a circle of magical stones in the movie version but which was not mentioned at all in the book series?

The Spiderwick Chronicles (accept Spiderwick mansion)

6

Who had one side of her hair coloured white and the other side coloured black?

Cruella De Vil

7

What type of animal was the only one mentioned in the nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty?

Horse

8

Who escaped from the cave of the Cyclops?

Ulysses and his men (accept Odysseus)

9

What colour was the Teletubbie, Tinky Winkie?

Purple

10

In what book by Roald Dahl did Mr Hoppy suggest to Mrs Silver that in order for Alfie to grow she should whisper the words teg reggib three times a day?

Esio Trot

11

Who was the famous middle-eastern sailor renowned for seven fantastic voyages in the book The Arabian Nights?

Sinbad

12

What girl was carried north to Lapland in a Gyptian ship?

Lyra

13

What's the name of the little white mouse in a series of picture book that doesn't want to do anything but dance?

Angelina

14

In the picture book The Cat in the Hat who warned the children that the cat should not be allowed in to play?

Fish

15

What pig went on to great things as a champion sheep herder?

Babe

16

In Mark Robson's Imperial Spy series by what other name was Lady Alyssa known: Fatima, Femke or Fenella?

Femeke

17

Who freed a medieval town from a plague of rats during the 13th century?

The Pied Piper of Hamelin

18

What was the name of the hyperactive, wayward and troublesome puppet, who after many incidents, matured into a responsible person?

Pinocchio

19

'Pocket Monsters' or pokemon originated from what country?

Japan

20

What was the name of the German boy in the novel The Boy in Striped Pyjamas?

Bruno