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How Much Do you Know About Dennis?

To celebrate the release of The Dennis Collection, here's a totally troublemaking trivia test!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  July 1st 2021

See how many points you can score!

1/15 Dennis, old and new

When did Dennis make his first appearance in the Beano?

2/15 Gnasher

When did Gnasher become his pet dog?

3/15 Dennis birthday wishes

What date is Dennis' birthday?

4/15 Dennis's sister

What is Dennis' stinkbomb sister called?

5/15 Dennis and the famous footballer

Dennis helped this famous footballer look for a home in Beanotown. Who was it?

6/15 Dennis against a picture of Beanotown

Where does he live in Beanotown?

7/15 Drawing Dennis

The first 3 artists to draw Dennis had the same name. What was it?

8/15 Luke Skywalker, Dennis and Minnie

Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films, is a member of the Dennis the Menace Fan Club. True or false?

9/15 Dennis and Gnasher

When Dennis first appeared in the Beano, he didn't wear his red and black stripy jumper. What did he wear?

10/15 A Beano cover from 1991

How did Dennis' name come about?

11/15 Dennis and Gnasher on a go-kart

What was different about Dennis between 1954 and 1960?

12/15 Dennis in a Christmas jumper

For one week only in 2018, Dennis wore a Christmas jumper to help the Save the Children charity. Which Beano character was on the front?

13/15 Dennis's mum

What is Dennis' mum called?


When Beano turned 70 on August 2, 2008, readers were encouraged to be naughty like Dennis. What was this historic 24-hour period called?

15/15 Dennis at the BBC in London

What did BBC News once describe Dennis as?

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