Hogwarts Quiz
by Staff
We Muggles can't study at Hogwarts, but we can content ourselves with an encyclopedic knowledge of the place. Test your school spirit, whether you be Ravenclaw, Gryffindor, Hufflepuff or Slytherin.

Where does Moaning Myrtle like to hang out?

  • the library
  • bathrooms
  • Ravenclaw's common room

Who founded Hogwarts?

  • Albus Dumbledore's great great great grandfather
  • Godric Gryffindor, Helga Hufflepuff, Rowena Ravenclaw and Salazar Slytherin
  • Godric Gryffindor and Rowena Ravenclaw

After Dumbledore was out of the position, several people were headmaster/mistress of the school. Which one of these characters had the job?

  • Barty Crouch
  • Dolores Umbridge
  • Cornelius Fudge

On what date does the Hogwarts school year start?

  • September 15
  • October 1
  • September 1

What creatures bring some students to Hogwarts?

  • centaurs
  • thestrals
  • dragons

Who is Ravenclaw's head of House?

  • Rowena Ravenclaw
  • Sybill Trelawney
  • Filius Flitwick

What is the term for a student who is in charge of their house?

  • counsellor
  • prefect
  • R.A.

What House has a reputation for wit and wisdom?

  • Ravenclaw
  • Hufflepuff
  • Gryffindor

Where do Hogwarts pupils and staff eat their meals?

  • The Giant Table
  • The Grand Dining Room
  • The Great Hall

What event took place at Hogwarts during the Triwizard Tournament?

  • Wizard Waltz
  • Christmas Celebration
  • Yule Ball

What tests are fifth-years students required to take at Hogwarts?

  • O.W.L.s
  • N.E.W.T.s
  • S.A.T.s

What does N.E.W.T.s stand for?

  • Nastily Exhausting Wizarding Test
  • Not Entirely Wholesome Tests
  • No Excuses Wizarding Tests

What is the difference between O.W.Ls and N.E.W.T.s?

  • O.W.L.s determine if a student can continue studying a subject; N.E.W.T.s determine their proficiency in a certain subject
  • O.W.L.s are only test potions and dark arts; N.E.W.T.s test many more subjects
  • A failing N.E.W.T. grade will get you kicked out of Hogwarts

What village are Hogwarts students allowed to visit with permission?

  • Hallowscot
  • London
  • Hogsmeade

What is a subject taught at Hogwarts?

  • Mandarin
  • Maths
  • Arithmancy

After the Ministry of Magic (and Voldemort) takes over Hogwarts, what subject was revamped to take on a dark agenda?

  • Muggle Studies
  • Evil Studies
  • Curses and Oaths

What is the Hogwarts motto?

  • One for all, all for magic.
  • Never tickle a sleeping dragon.
  • When magic fails, choose friendship.

Who is Peeves?

  • a poltergeist that causes mischief
  • a ghost that haunt the Great Hall
  • the Hogwarts chef

Mrs. Norris is:

  • the school nurse
  • the Charms professor's wife
  • a cat

Argus Filch is the Hogwarts:

  • lawyer
  • caretaker
  • janitor

The matron and head of the Hogwarts hospital ward is:

  • Argus Filch
  • Madame Pomfrey
  • Mrs. Norris

What was Horace Slughorn's group of select students called?

  • The Horace Harmy
  • Sluggy's Students
  • The Slug Club

Who is the head of Hufflepuff House?

  • Pomona Sprout
  • Nymphadora Tonks
  • Irma Pince

How are Hogwarts acceptance letters delivered to wizarding families?

  • owl
  • wizard
  • a Hogwarts faculty member

How are Hogwarts acceptance letters delivered to Muggle-borns?

  • a Hogwarts faculty member
  • owl
  • wizard

What is the Hufflepuff animal emblem?

  • otter
  • badger
  • beaver

What are Ravenclaw's colors?

  • Blue and bronze
  • Blue and pink
  • Green and orange

Who guards the entrance to the Gryffindor common room?

  • Moaning Myrtle
  • Nearly Headless Nick
  • the Fat Lady

Although he starts off as Keeper of the Keys and Grounds, what professorship does Hagrid eventually receive?

  • Beasts and Birds
  • Herbs and Plants
  • Care of Magical Creatures

Hogwarts is in what region of Great Britain?

  • Scotland
  • York
  • Wales