# of pages written: 5
# of literary mags submitted to: 2
Yesterday I made up some trivia questions for my own amusement (and yours, too!) Here are the answers.
Pretty Pretty Princess Trivia: Children’s Books That Were Made Into Movies: ANSWERS!
#1 In the movie The Wizard of Oz, the magical shoes Dorothy takes from the Wicked Witch are ruby. What color are they in the book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by Frank L. Baum?
#2 What is the name (first and last) of the character played by Margaret Hamilton who is a mean woman in Kansas (who later becomes the Wicked Witch of the West) in the movie The Wizard of Oz?
#3 Name two of Jess’s four sisters in the book Bridge to Terabithia.
Their names are May Belle, Joyce, Brenda, and Ellie
#4 Who plays Jess’s music teacher in the movie version of Bridge to Terabithia?
#5 What is Zero’s real name in the book Holes by Louis Sachar?
#6 What is the one noticeable physical difference between the character Stanley Yelnats in the book Holes and Shia LeBouf, who plays Stanely in the movie version?
In the book Stanley is overweight (The movie’s pretty good otherwise.)
#7 Name 3 physical characteristics of “real witches” according to the book The Witches by Roald Dahl.
Real witches are bald with purple eyes and they have no toes. They also have large nostrils and think that children smell like dogs’ droppings.
#8 Which famous actress plays The Grand High Witch in the 1990 movie version of Roald Dahl’s The Witches?
#9 What candy does the White Witch give to Edmund in the book The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe?
Turkish delight (yum!)
#10 James McAvoy, who played Mr. Tumnus in The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, starred in two different Oscar-winning movies. What were they?
Atonement and The Last King of Scotland
#11 The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman is the first book in the His Dark Materials trilogy. Name the two other books.
The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass
#12 Name the famous actor and actress who play Lyra’s parents in the movie version of The Golden Compass.
Daniel Craig and Nicole Kidman (terrible casting choice – two blue-eyed parents can’t make a brown-eyed baby!)
#13 In what year was the final Harry Potter book (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows) released?
#14 In what year was the final Harry Potter movie (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2) released?
How’d you score?