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The Ultimate Quidditch Quiz
by Staff
Quidditch may have started on the pages of Harry Potter, but fans who grew up with these books have transformed the game into a real-life sport for muggles and pure-bloods alike.

What is quidditch named for?

  • Sir Arthur Quidditch
  • Queerditch Marsh
  • a brand of racing brooms

How many goals does each team have?

  • one
  • two
  • three

What ball is thrown through the hoops to score points?

  • quaffle
  • bludger
  • snitch

How many bludgers are used in each quidditch match?

  • zero
  • one
  • two

How many beaters are on each team?

  • two
  • four
  • six

How many points will you earn if you throw the quaffle through one of the goals?

  • 5
  • 10
  • 20

How many points do players earn for catching the golden snitch?

  • 100
  • 150
  • 300

How long does a quidditch game last?

  • 1 hour
  • 2 hours
  • until the snitch is caught

How many players are on a quidditch team?

  • 3
  • 5
  • 7

What is the name of the player who blocks the goal?

  • goalie
  • blocker
  • keeper

What was Harry Potter's position in quidditch?

  • seeker
  • beater
  • chaser

How many chasers are on each team?

  • 2
  • 3
  • 4

Players once used a real bird in the place of the snitch.

  • true
  • false

Players can use their wands to cast spells on other players during the game.

  • true
  • false

When was the first Quidditch World Cup held?

  • 1273
  • 1473
  • 1673

How many recorded fouls are there in the quidditch rule books?

  • 100
  • 300
  • 700

What's it called when you hold the tale of another player's broom to slow him down?

  • blogging
  • blagging
  • blotching

What term describes flying straight at another player with the intent to collide?

  • blatching
  • batching
  • feinting

Chasers won't get points if they're holding the quaffle as it passes through the goal.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Any player can earn 150 points for catching the snitch.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

Which players can commit a Wronski Feint?

  • chasers
  • beaters
  • seekers

What position did Ron Weasley play?

  • keeper
  • seeker
  • beater

What position did Fred and George play?

  • beaters
  • keepers
  • chasers

Why did Draco Malfoy win the role of seeker?

  • He was so nice to everyone.
  • He was an amazing player.
  • His dad bought everyone brooms.

What country does Viktor Krum hail from?

  • Bulgaria
  • Australia
  • Russia

Which of these positions did Ginny never hold?

  • seeker
  • beater
  • chaser

What was the title of the 2014 documentary about the real-life sport of quidditch?

  • "Quaffle
  • "Mudbloods"
  • "Wingardium"

What college is credited with starting the sport of quidditch?

  • Stanford
  • UCLA
  • Middlebury

In real-life quidditch, players have ditched the brooms.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE

The snitch is worth much less in real-life quidditch than it is in the novels.

  • TRUE
  • FALSE