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The Hardest "Fellowship Of The Ring" Quiz You'll Take Today

"YOU DID NOT PASS" — Gandalf, if you fail this quiz

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Note: All answers are based on what happens in the book not the movie. Don't get tripped up!

  1. 1. Bilbo and Frodo celebrate turning what ages on the day of the Party?

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    Bilbo turned 111 and Frodo turned 33 on September 22, 3001.

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  2. 2.

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    Seventeen years after Bilbo, Frodo leaves the Shire the day after his 50th birthday.

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  3. 3. Fill in the blanks:

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    "Three Rings for the Elven-kings under the sky / Seven for the Dwarf-lords in their halls of stone / Nine for Mortal Men doomed to die / One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne"

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  4. 4.

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    Blackberries
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    Blackberries
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    Apples
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    Apples
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    Mushrooms
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    Mushrooms
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    When Frodo was a young Hobbit, Farmer Maggot caught him trying to steal his mushrooms. Years later, he gives Frodo a basket full of them.

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  5. 5.

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    He rescues Merry and Pippin from Old Man Willow.
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    The ring has no effect on him.
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    He lives with his daughter Goldberry.
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    He rescues the Hobbits from the Barrow-wights.
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    He is the Master of the wood, water, and hill.
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    Goldberry, daughter of the River, is Tom Bombadil's wife.

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  6. 6.

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    Bill the Pony isn't in great shape when they purchase him in Bree, but by the time they leave Rivendell he's practically a new horse.

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  7. 7. What does Aragorn use to ease the pain of Frodo's Morgul-wound?

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    Athelas is a healing plant that was brought to Middle Earth by the Men of the West.

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  8. 8.

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    Asfaloth belongs to Glorfindel, who commands the horse to bring Frodo across the river.

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  9. 9.

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    A bow made of dragon-horn
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    A bow made of dragon-horn
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    A green stone
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    A green stone
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    A boat with a swan-shaped prow
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    A boat with a swan-shaped prow
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    Elven-maids
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    Elven-maids
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    After performing his newest song, Bilbo asks the Elves if they could tell which parts he wrote and which were The Dúnadan's. It turns out they were all Bilbo's, and Aragorn had only asked him to include a green stone.

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  10. 10.

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    Lindir was not present at the Council of Elrond, but you probably remember him from when Bilbo recited his Song of Eärendil.

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  11. 11. __________ is responsible for the blizzard that prevents the Fellowship from taking the mountain pass.

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    The mountain Caradhras, known to Dwarves as the Cruel, causes the blizzard that keeps the company from passing.

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  12. 12. What is the Elvish word for "friend" that opens the Doors of Durin?

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    Mellon means "friend" in Sindarin.

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  13. 13.

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    Waybread
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    Waybread
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    Grey Pilgrim
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    Grey Pilgrim
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    Mist-thread
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    Mist-thread
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    Moria-silver
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    Moria-silver
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    Light of Eärendil
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    Light of Eärendil
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    Elfstone
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    Elfstone
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    Mithril, also known as Moria-silver or true-silver, was the true wealth of Moria.

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  14. 14.

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    Gandalf faces the Balrog on the Bridge of Khazad-dûm.

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  15. 15. Which was not a parting gift of Galadriel?

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    Fëanorian lamps give off a blue light from a flame inside a white crystal. They originated in Valinor and are referenced in Unfinished Tales.

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  16. 16. Where does Gollum first pick up the Fellowship's trail?

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    Gollum first picks up on their trail in Moria and later follows them down the Anduin by paddling on a log.

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  17. 17.

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    It is at Amon Hen where Frodo decides he must go forth alone. Sam of course, would never allow it <3

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