157 "Harry Potter" Trivia Questions And Answers That Will Make You Say, "Accio, Remembrall"

    You cannot call yourself a true Gryffindor/Hufflepuff/Slytherin/Ravenclaw unless you can answer all of these. Sorry.

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    Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, and Harry Potter

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    1. Where did Hermione hold the first meeting for students interested in joining Dumbledore's Army?

    The Hog's Head

    2. What is Hermione's cat's name?


    3. Which pub in London conceals the entrance to Diagon Alley?

    Hagrid holding a pink umbrella

    4. What eavesdropping tool did Fred and George invent in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix?

    Extendable Ears

    5. Who is the Slytherin ghost?

    The Bloody Baron

    6. What does Harry name his children?

    James Sirius, Albus Severus, and Lily Luna

    7. Where would you look to find a bezoar?

    In the stomach of a goat

    8. In the book version of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, what is the name of Dudley's friend who goes to the zoo with the Dursleys and Harry?


    9. And what type of animal does Harry accidentally set free while they're at the zoo?

    A boa constrictor 

    10. What is the name of the couple that attends dinner at the Dursley's when Dobby shows up to stop Harry from retuning to Hogwarts?

    Harry Potter holding a hovering cake over a woman and a man

    11. What does the boggart turn into when Mrs. Weasley sees it?

    Her entire family and Harry lying dead on the floor

    12. In the book version of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, who finds Harry on the Hogwarts Express after Malfoy breaks his nose and leaves him under the Invisibility Cloak?


    13. How was Hermione able to take extra lessons?

    She used a time-turner

    14. Who is manipulated into vandalizing Hogwarts with messages about the Chamber of Secrets?

    Ginny Weasley

    15. Which insect is Ron afraid of?

    Ron Weasley looking petrified

    16. What’s the name of Hagrid’s half-brother?


    17. What is Hermione’s patronus?

    An otter

    18. What is the name of the Weasley twins’ magic joke shop?

    Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes

    19. Where was Harry Potter born?

    Godric's Hollow

    20. What is Professor McGonagall’s animagus?

    Professor McGonagall and Neville Longbottom

    21. What is the name of the Gryffindor ghost?

    Nearly Headless Nick.

    22. What type of creature is Fluffy?

    A three-headed dog

    23. Who is Harry's godfather?

    Sirius Black 

    24. What is Voldemort's real name?

    Voldemort casting a spell

    25. What is the British term for a nonmagical person?


    26. Who is NOT in Gryffindor: Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, Draco Malfoy, or Ginny Weasley?

    Draco Malfoy

    27. What is Harry's middle name?


    28. What year do Hogwarts students take O.W.L.s?

    Fifth year

    29. Who sent Harry his Firebolt?

    Sirius Black 

    30. Which Weasley dies during the final battle of Hogwarts?

    Fred Weasley

    31. What magazine does Xenophilius Lovegood publish?

    The Quibbler

    32. Which incantation can levitate an object?

    Wingardium Leviosa

    Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger

    33. What did Harry do to get him temporarily expelled from Hogwarts?

    He chases away dementors 

    34. What's the address of the Black family home?

    12 Grimmauld Place

    35. When is Harry's birthday?

    July 31

    Harry Potter

    36. What is the correct birth order of the Weasley children?

    Bill, Charlie, Percy, Fred and George, Ron, Ginny

    37. Who anonymously sends Harry his father's Invisibility Cloak on Christmas?

    Albus Dumbledore

    38. What is the animal symbol of Ravenclaw?


    39. What is the name of Hagrid's boarhound dog?


    Ron Weasley being licked by a dog

    40. And what about his pet dragon?


    41. Who betrays Lily and James Potter: Moony, Professor Snape, Padfoot, or Wormtail?


    42. What is the name of the Weasley family home?

    The Burrow

    43. What potion gives good luck to those who drink it?

    Felix Felicis

    44. What is the maiden name of sisters Lily Potter and Petunia Dursley?


    45. Who is NOT in Slytherin: Lavender Brown, Pansy Parkinson, Blaise Zabini, or Greggory Goyle?

    Lavender Brown

    46. What day did James and Lily Potter die?

    Oct. 31

    47. What class does Professor McGonagall teach?


    Professor McGonagall instructing pupils

    48. Who does Bill Weasley marry?

    Fleur Delacour

    49. What kind of wood is Harry's first wand made out of?


    50. How many Horcruxes did Voldemort create intentionally?


    51. Who wrote A History of Magic?

    Bathilda Bagshot

    52. Who kills Dobby?

    Bellatrix Lestrange

    Dobby the elf smiling

    53. What house is Justin Finch-Fletchley in?


    54. What does Hagrid use to channel the pieces of his wand once it's been broken?

    A pink umbrella

    55. How many players are on a Quidditch team?


    56. What children's book contains the story of the Deathly Hallows?

    The Tales of Beedle the Bard

    57. Where is the entrance to the Chamber of Secrets hidden?

    The girls' bathroom

    Harry running through the Chamber of Secrets

    58. What teleportation magic do sixth-years learn at Hogwarts?


    59. What kind of magical creature is Aragog?


    60. What is Ron's favorite Quidditch team?

    Chudley Cannons

    61. When is Neville's birthday?

    July 30

    Neville Longbottom

    62. What is James Potter's Marauder nickname?


    63. How is the Grey Lady related to Rowena Ravenclaw?

    She's Rowena's daughter.

    64. What does Charlie Weasley do for a living after graduation?

    Study dragons

    65. What name does Buckbeak get after being saved from execution?


    66. What is Dean Thomas's favorite sport?

    Football (soccer)

    67. What does Harry do with his winnings from the Triwizard Tournament?

    Gives it to the Weasley Twins

    Dumbledore in Goblet of Fire

    68. What is Voldemort's mother's name?


    69. Who are the Chasers on the Gryffindor Quidditch team when Harry joins?

    Alicia Spinnet, Angelina Johnson, and Katie Bell

    70. Who is the first person to ever successfully break into Gringotts?

    Quirinus Quirrell

    71. How is Bellatrix related to Tonks?

    Tonks is Bellatrix's niece.

    72. What family does Winky the house-elf belong to before working at Hogwarts?

    The Crouch family

    73. What is the full name of Nearly Headless Nick?

    Sir Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington

    Nearly Headless Nick popping out of table at Hogwarts

    74. How old was the Sorcerer's Stone co-creator Nicolas Flamel when he decided to destroy it?


    75. Monkshood and wolfsbane are the same plant, also known as what?


    76. How many staircases does Hogwarts have?


    77. In the Hall of Prophecy, there are rows and rows of glowing orbs. Which row contains the prophecy about Harry and Voldemort?


    Harry Potter

    78. How many possible Quidditch fouls are there?


    79. Dumbledore has a scar above his left knee that is a perfect map of what?

    The London Underground

    80. For Harry's 17th birthday, what color did Hermione turn the leaves of the Weasleys’ crabapple tree?


    81. Cedric Diggory let Harry use the prefect's bathroom in The Goblet of Fire. What man's statue is next to the lavatory entrance?

    Boris the Bewildered

    82. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, how do Hermione, Harry, and Ron find Crookshanks?

    He jumps on Ron's head at the Magical Menagerie.

    83. What is the max speed of a Firebolt broomstick?

    150 mph

    84. In the Quidditch World Cup, Ireland's team had three main chasers: Mullet, Troy, and Moran. Which one scored the first goal?


    Hermione Granger, Harry Potter and the Weasleys cheering

    85. Voldemort stole Helga Hufflepuff's cup from an old woman named Hepzibah Smith. What was the name of her house-elf?


    86. Ginny Weasley bought a pet Pygmy Puff from her older brothers' joke shop. What did she name it?


    87. Who killed the Grey Lady?

    The Bloody Baron

    88. What was the name of the Quidditch team on the sock Mrs. Weasley tries to give to Harry?

    Puddlemere United

    89. What color is Teddy Lupin's hair when he is born?


    90. Which scent attracts Hermione Granger?

    Freshly mown grass, mint toothpaste, and fresh parchment

    91. How many times did Gilderoy Lockhart win Witch Weekly's Most Charming Smile Award?


    Gilderoy Lockhart with a cage of cornish pixies

    92. What is the core of Draco Malfoy's wand?

    Unicorn hair

    93. Who is the matron of the orphanage where Voldemort grows up?

    Mrs. Cole

    94. What was the name of the orphanage where Lord Voldemort grew up?

    Wool's Orphanage

    95. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, whose portrait replaces the Fat Lady after she is attacked?

    Sir Cadogan

    96. What does Professor Kettleburn wish to do after retiring from Hogwarts?

    Enjoy more time with his remaining limbs

    97. What is Lockhart's favorite color?


    98. In Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, where were Harry, Hermione, and Ron coming from when they found Mrs. Norris petrified?

    Nearly Headless Nick's Deathday Party

    99. What does Hermione say Jupiter's largest moon is?


    100. When did Harry learn Accio?

    Year 4

    Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger

    101. What is Lily Potter's birthday?

    Jan. 30, 1960

    102. What is Snape's birthday?

    Jan. 9, 1960

    Close-up of Professor Severus Snape

    103. Why did Hermione miss the lesson on Cheering Charms?

    Draco's cruel behavior led her to miss the class.

    104. In Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, in the Weasleys' magical clock, what are all of the hands pointed to when Harry arrives at the Burrow?

    Mortal peril

    105. What does Ginny say Ron has a tattoo of?

    A Pygmy Puff

    106. What is the middle name of Harry's daughter, Lily?


    107. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, where is the secret passage from Hogwarts to Honeydukes hidden?

    Beneath the statue of the one-eyed witch

    108. What is Ron's middle name?


    Ron Weasley

    109. Who is the second Peverell brother?

    Cadmus Peverell

    110. What is the magical equipment store in Hogsmeade?

    Dervish and Banges

    111. Who is the Hogwarts student who cursed herself to get rid of her acne?

    Eloise Midgen

    112. Who is Neville Longbottom's father?

    Frank Longbottom

    113. What is Ginny's full name?

    Ginevra Weasley

    Ginevra Weasley

    114. What is the name of the all-female Quidditch team?

    Holyhead Harpies

    115. Who is the the third Peverell brother?

    Ignotus Peverell

    116. What is Hermione’s middle name?


    117. Who is the catlike magical creature with the tail of a lion?


    118. What is Dumbledore’s favorite Muggle sweet?

    Lemon drops

    119. What does Mr. Weasley call Mrs. Weasley when they’re alone together?


    120. What is the spell to turn off Lumos?


    121. What is the color of Crookshanks’s fur?


    122. Who is Nicolas Flamel’s wife?

    Perenelle Flamel

    123. What is the largest ball used in Quidditch?

    The Quaffle

    Harry Potter playing Quidditch

    124. What is Dumbledore’s favorite flavor of jam?


    125. What is Professor Trelawney’s first name?


    126. What is the number of Knuts in a Sickle?


    127. Who are the employees of the Department of Mysteries?


    128. Who is Bill and Fleur's eldest child?

    Victoire Weasley

    129. What is Dumbledore's middle name?

    "Percival Wulfric Brian"

    Harry with Dumbledore

    130. What is the Christmas event held to celebrate the Triwizard Tournament?

    Yule Ball

    131. Which house is Hannah Abbott sorted into?


    132. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, what name does Harry give Stan when he gets on the Knight Bus?

    Neville Longbottom

    133. What mascot do the Bulgarians bring to the Quidditch World Cup?


    134. What does S.P.E.W. stand for?

    Society for the Promotion of Elfish Welfare

    135. What happened to Neville's parents?

    They were tortured through the Cruciatus Curse and were then sent to St. Mungo's Hospital.

    136. During the third task in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, what is the answer to the sphinx's riddle?


    137. How was Rita Skeeter listening to private conversations at Hogwarts all year?

    She's secretly an Animagus and can turn into a beetle, so she was hiding all around school.

    138. What does the Howler that Aunt Petunia receives say?

    "Remember my last, Petunia."

    139. Who tells Harry about the Room of Requirement?


    140. In Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, what is the name of the Muggle whom Voldemort kills inside the Riddle House?

    Frank Bryce

    141. How did Harry, Ron, and Hermione communicate to the other members of Dumbledore's Army that they were meeting?

    Hermione created fake Galleons that show the date and time on the side.

    Harry Potter

    142. While Neville is at St. Mungo's, what does his mom give him as a gift?

    A gum wrapper

    143. What is the name of the centaur that replaces Trelawney as the professor of Divination?


    144. Why does the Order of the Phoenix move out of 12 Grimmauld Place after Sirius's death?

    Even though Sirius left Harry the house, they were afraid the deed would pass to Bellatrix.

    145. What nickname does Ginny give Fleur in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?


    146. How did Ginny end up at the Slug Club meeting on the Hogwarts Express?

    Slughorn caught Ginny performing a really good hex.

    147. During his first visit with Tom Riddle, what does Dumbledore have Tom take out of his wardrobe at the orphanage?

    A box of stuff he stole from other children

    148. While learning to Apparate, what are the "three D's" everyone must remember?

    "Destination, determination, deliberation"

    149. What's Ron's cover story as to why he's not at Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

    He has a highly contagious case of spattergroit.

    Hermione and Ron embracing and looking anguished

    150. What fake name does Harry use while attending Bill and Fleur's wedding in disguise in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

    Barny Weasley

    151. After breaking into the Ministry of Magic, what does Harry steal from Umbridge's office in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

    Moody's magical eye

    152. What quote is written on James and Lily's grave in Godric's Hollow?

    "The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death."

    153. How do the Death Eaters find Harry, Hermione, and Ron in the forest before they are taken to Malfoy Manor in the book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows?

    Harry says Voldemort's name.

    154. How does Peter Pettigrew die?

    His silver hand strangles him after he shows Harry mercy.

    155. What caused Ariana Dumbledore to stop using magic?

    She was attacked by Muggle boys when she was 6 years old.

    156. How do you get into Ravenclaw's common room?

    You have to answer a question or riddle.

    157. And finally, how do Lily and Snape meet for the first time?

    Snape lived in the same town and introduced himself to Lily after he saw her doing magic.

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