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Marvellous Matilda's Magical Lyrics Quiz

Matilda The Musical has got some of the catchiest songs ever, but how well do you know the lyrics!?

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  December 16th 2022

They get stuck in your head easily enough, but have the lyrics from this fantastic film stayed in your brain long enough for you to ace this quiz? There’s only one way to find out once and for all and that’s right here - or of course you could sing them to yourself! Let’s give it a go!

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Finish the line: ‘Nobody but me is gonna change my story, Sometimes you have to be…’

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Finish the line: ‘And if you cry it will be double, you should stay out of trouble…’


What is on the bottom of the Chokey?


What does Bruce cover himself in?


What was Miss Trunchbull the champion of?

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In ‘Naughty’ what were Jack and Jill?

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What language does Miss Trunchbull also use in the song ‘The Hammer’?


Finish the line: ‘Quiet...Like silence, but not really silent…’


What is Miss Honey’s table perfect for?

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What will the children be when they grow up?

Uh oh! Maybe it’s time you rewatched this wonderful film and paid proper attention to the lyrics! To be honest, watching it again isn’t a bad thing, it’s a great film so why not!? You could always have another go and try your luck again!

Nice! A very respectable score! You’ve done well here and it’s obvious you know your way around the songs in Matilda, which is impressive to say the least. But why not have another go and see if you can do even better? The skies are the limit!

Great work! You’ve scored really high here - you must have been singing along through the whole quiz! Being able to remember lyrics is a great skill and if you keep on practising you’ve got a bright future ahead of you! There’s nothing quite like a sing-a-long! Well done!

Wow! Awesome! You’ve scored full marks! This is really really impressive, you must have used some kind of magic? No? You must just be really smart then! Take a bow, the audience is stunned by your score - why not take a little break and enjoy your triumph and victory?