Harry Potter Houses of Hogwarts Trivia Quiz

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Harry Potter House Quiz

How well do you know the Houses of Hogwarts? I mean...really...how well do you know them? Take this Hogwarts House quiz to find out just how deep your knowledge of Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff, and Slytherin really is. Sure, there are some softballs in there...but achieving a perfect score is harder than catching the Golden Snitch in a lightning storm! This quiz is 20 questions and you have 3 minutes to complete it. Click “Start” to test your knowledge! Good luck!

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What other House did the Sorting Hat consider for Peter Pettigrew?

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Giant hourglasses keep track of the House Cup points. Which jewel is used for the Hufflepuff House?

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What subject is often associated with House Slytherin?

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What was the first name of the Hogwarts founder Slytherin?

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Who is the ghost of Gryffindor?

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What House was Horace Slughorn sorted in when he was a student in Hogwarts?

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Which Hogwarts founder was the owner of the Sorting Hat?

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Which element is associated with House Slytherin?

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What subject is often associated with House Gryffindor?

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What House won the first Pottermore cup?

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Which of the Houses has no association with the concept of loyalty?

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What was the first name of the Hogwarts founder Hufflepuff?

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Which House was Gilderoy Lockhart sorted into?

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Who was the Slytherin Seeker in the first Harry Potter book?

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Parvati Patil is a Gryffindor, but which House does her twin sister belong to?

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Fill in the missing word: Or yet in wise old Ravenclaw if you've a ready mind, where those of ________ will always find their kind.

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What other House did the Sorting Hat consider for Minerva McGonagall?

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Which House was Rita Skeeter in?

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Who is the Head of Ravenclaw House?

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Which House was Cedric Diggory in?

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Can you pass the Harry Potter house test?

JK Rowling’s series of Harry Potter books is an undeniable classic, and for years fans have been asking, “What Harry Potter House am I?” While we don’t know what the Sorting Hat would have decided for you but as you go through this set of questions you’ll likely figure out which house you know the most about. Our test bank contains a large amount of questions so feel free to take it multiple times as the test will continually change.

Here are a couple of example questions to see if you’re prepared for this test.

1. Which Quidditch team did M. G. McGonagall play for?

a. Gryffindor
b. Hufflepuff
c. Ravenclaw
d. Slytherin

2. Which language was Salazar Slytherin able to speak that made him a Parselmouth?

a. Parselich
c. Runestongue
d. Baselish


  1. A – Gryffindor. M.G. McGonagall was a Hogwarts student in the 1970s, an award for the Gryffindor Quidditch team with his name on it is displayed on a plaque at Hogwarts. 
  2. B – Parseltongue. Salazar Slytherin was able to converse with snakes and other serpents using this language.