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The Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Quiz
by Staff
Are you a fan of all things Harry Potter? Test your knowledge with this quiz and see if you're a muggle, a squib or a full-on wizard at HowStuffWorks!

Where does the book "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" fit in the series of seven titles?

  • fifth
  • sixth
  • seventh

Which Harry Potter character is the Half-Blood Prince?

  • Professor Snape
  • Professor Slughorn
  • Draco Malfoy

Which character says, "Age is foolish and forgetful when it underestimates youth," in the movie "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Professor McGonagall
  • Albus Dumbledore
  • Lord Voldemort

Which character accidentally eats chocolate cauldrons laced with a love potion in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Harry Potter
  • Argus Filch
  • Ron Weasley

In "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," the young actor who plays 11-year-old Tom Riddle is actor Ralph Fiennes' nephew.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

What year was the first Harry Potter book published?

  • 1990
  • 1993
  • 1997

When was the movie "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" released in the U.S.?

  • 2008
  • 2009
  • 2010

"Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" is the only film in the Harry Potter franchise to be nominated for an Oscar in which category?

  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Music
  • Best Art Direction

What class does Professor Slughorn teach in the 2009 film, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • History of Magic
  • Magical Creatures
  • Potions

What textbook does Harry Potter discover once belonged to the Half-Blood Prince?

  • Potions
  • Defense Against the Dark Arts
  • Herbology

Which horcrux do Harry and Dumbledore believe they have found in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Marvolo Gaunt's ring
  • Salazar Slytherin's locket
  • Nagini the snake

Who was the director of the film "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Chris Columbus
  • Alfonso Cuaron
  • David Yates

What bridge do Death Eaters destroy in the movie "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • London Bridge
  • Millennium Bridge
  • Brockdale Bridge

In the movie "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" which character says, "Excuse me, I have to go vomit?"

  • Hermione Granger
  • Ginny Weasley
  • Luna Lovegood

How old was actor Daniel Radcliffe when he first played Harry Potter in the popular film franchise?

  • 10
  • 11
  • 12

Which character does Ron Weasley briefly date in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Luna Lovegood
  • Cho Chang
  • Lavender Brown

Author J.K. Rowling was inspired to create the Harry Potter character while stuck on a train.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which character is ordered to kill Professor Dumbledore in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Draco Malfoy
  • Severus Snape
  • Bellatrix Lestrange

Which professor in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" fakes a memory in order to hide a secret?

  • Mad-Eye Moody
  • Snape
  • Slughorn

In "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" what potion does Harry give Ron before a Quidditch match?

  • Felix Felicis
  • Nothing
  • Calming Concoction

What is the name of the device Harry uses to view Professor Slughorn's memories in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Pensieve
  • Rememberall
  • Deluminator

What is the informal name of the group Professor Slughorn creates in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • The Hog Club
  • The Horn Club
  • The Slug Club

What kind of magical being is Kreacher in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • A troll
  • A house elf
  • A wizard

Which character was not invited to Professor Slughorn's Christmas party?

  • Ron Weasley
  • Harry Potter
  • Hermione Granger

Which actress plays the role of Hermione Granger in the "Harry Potter" movie franchise?

  • Bonnie Wright
  • Helena Bonham Carter
  • Emma Watson

In the film "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," which Hogwarts student says, "There's no need to call me sir, Professor?"

  • Ron Weasley
  • Harry Potter
  • Neville Longbottom

Who is Hermione's date to the Slug Club Christmas party in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Ron Weasley
  • Cormac McLaggen
  • Vicktor Crumb

Harry Potter's aunt and uncle live in the King's Cross neighborhood of London.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which character is Harry Potter's love interest in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Ginny Weasley
  • Cho Chang
  • Lun Lovegood

Which wizard kills Professor Dumbledore near the end of the movie, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?"

  • Bellatrix Lestrange
  • Draco Malfoy
  • Professor Snape