back to top

How Well Do You Know The Harry Potter Books?

In honor of J.K. Rowling and Harry Potter's birthday, here's a quiz for only the truest of fans.

Posted on
  1. 1. There are 700 types of fouls in Quidditch.

    askamathematician.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    All 700 fouls occurred during the very first Quidditch World Cup match.

  2. 2. Harry gave his Triwizard winnings of 1,000 galleons to Fred and George Weasley.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Triwizard winnings were 1,000 galleons, which amounts to about $10,000 in modern U.S. currency, according to the Harry Potter Lexicon converter.

  3. 3. In "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," Hermione Granger was the first student to be sorted.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The sorting ceremony is alphabetical, meaning Hannah Abbott was the first to be sorted in her class.

  4. 4. Cho Chang's patronus is a swan.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was seen during a Dumbledore's Army meeting before Easter.

  5. 5. The Sonorus Charm can be used to amplify one's voice.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    However, you must proceed with caution when using this charm since using it on yourself for a long period of time will result in hoarseness thereafter.

  6. 6. Squibs can see Dementors.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Squibs cannot see them, but have enough magical knowledge to identify their effects.

  7. 7. Miranda Goshawk is the author of "A History of Magic."

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It was written by Bathilda Bagshot.

  8. 8. Professor Sprout's first name is Pomona.

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Thank Pomona for the Mandrake Resorative Draught!

  9. 9. Harry took Padma Patil to the Yule Ball in "Goblet of Fire."

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Harry took Padma's sister, Parvati, while Ron was Padma's date.

  10. 10. S.P.E.W. is an acronym for "Society for the Promotion of Elfish Welfare."

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    True
    False
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    A society led by Hermione, of course.

  11. 11. What is Dumbledore’s full name?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Albus Wulfric Percival Brian Dumbledore
    Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore
    Albus Brian Percival Wulfric Dumbledore
    Albus Brian Wulfric Percival Dumbledore
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Long live APWBD!

  12. 12. Which house does Gilderoy Lockhart belong to?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Gryffindor
    Slytherin
    Hufflepuff
    Ravenclaw
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He may not seem like the brightest crayon in the box, but you've got to give him some credit for his memory charm skills.

  13. 13. What type of dragon does Viktor Krum battle in the first task of the Triwizard Tournament?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Swedish Short-Snout
    Chinese Fireball
    Hungarian Horntail
    Common Welsh Green
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He used the Conjunctivitis Curse to blind the dragon and retrieve his golden egg.

  14. 14. What is Dean Thomas' boggart?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    A banshee
    Voldemort
    A severed hand walking on its own
    A giant cobra
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He uses the Ridikkulus Charm to trap the hand in a mousetrap.

  15. 15. Which of the following is not a potion Hermione identifies on the first day of Slughorn's class?

    nydailynews.com
    Vitamix Potion
    Felix Felicis
    Amortentia
    Veritaserum
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    She identifies Veritaserum (truth potion), Polyjuice Potion (transformation potion), Amortentia (love potion), and Felix Felicis (liquid luck).

  16. 16. In which village did the Riddle family reside?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Great Hangleton
    Great Hallow
    Little Hangleton
    Little Hallow
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    And on the outskirts of Little Hangleton lived the Gaunts, the last direct descendants of Salazar Slytherin.

  17. 17. Who is Harry disguised as at Bill and Fleur’s wedding?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Cousin Barry
    Cousin Billy
    Cousin Bilius
    Cousin Barny
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    For his own protection, Harry was disguised as a Weasley by way of Polyjuice Potion and the hair of a red-headed Muggle boy.

  18. 18. Which Quidditch team does Oliver Wood join after graduating from Hogwarts?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Holyhead Harpies
    Chudley Cannons
    Puddlemere United
    Kenmare Kestrels
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    After leaving Hogwarts, Oliver became a professional Quidditch player for Puddlemere United's reserve team. In the summer of 1994, he attended the Quidditch World Cup, where he saw Harry and introduced him to his parents.

  19. 19. Who's the head of the Department of Magical Games and Sports?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Ludo Bagman
    Igor Karkaroff
    Cornelius Fudge
    Albus Dumbledore
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Ludo took part in organizing the Quidditch World Cup of 1994.

  20. 20. What is Arthur Weasley’s greatest ambition?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    To know the function of a rubber duck.
    To live one day as a Muggle.
    To fix a TV without magic.
    To find out how airplanes stay up.
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    He is definitely fascinated by Muggle artifacts, but Arthur Weasley ultimately wants to discover how airplanes stay airborne.

  21. 21. What is Lee Jordan's code name on the underground radio show in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    River
    Pop Pop
    Lightning
    Lake
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    During the height of the Second Wizarding War, Lee co-hosted a radio show called "Potterwatch," under the codename "River."

  22. 22. What's a bezoar?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    A stone taken from the stomach of a cat
    A stone taken from the kidney of a sheep
    A stone taken from the kidney of a lion
    A stone taken from the stomach of a goat
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    It's an antidote that will save a person from most poisons.

  23. 23. To whom did the Sorting Hat originally belong?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Helga Hufflepuff
    Salazar Slytherin
    Rowena Ravenclaw
    Godric Gryffindor
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    The Sorting Hat originally belonged to Godric Gryffindor, one of the founders of Hogwarts.

  24. 24. Who signs Harry's expulsion letter from Hogwarts in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Amelia Bones
    Mafalda Hopkirk
    Dolores Umbridge
    Minerva McGonagall
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Under the order of Minister for Magic Cornelius Fudge, Mafalda sent a notice to Harry expelling him from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for his use of the Patronus Charm in front of his cousin Dudley, a Muggle.

  25. 25. Behind which Hogwarts statue is the secret passage to Honeydukes in Hogsmeade?

    harrypotter.wikia.com
    Boris the Bewildered
    Gargoyle
    One-Eyed Witch
    Wilfrid the Wistful
    Correct!
    Wrong!

    Harry Potter first learned of the One-Eyed Witch passageway from Fred and George Weasley when they gave him the Marauder's Map in 1993.

How Well Do You Know The Harry Potter Books?

Promoted

Every. Tasty. Video. EVER. The new Tasty app is here!

Dismiss