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 color were the Hufflepuff robes in the video game adaptations of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets?

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Who became Head of Gryffindor after Minerva McGonagall?

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What subject is often associated with House Hufflepuff?

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

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What is the Hufflepuff animal?

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What other House did the Sorting hat consider for Filius Flitwick?

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Which House was Moaning Myrtle in?

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Who won the Quidditch Cup in the first book?

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What is the element associated with Ravenclaw?

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Complete the song: You might belong in Gryffindor where dwell the brave at heart. Their ______, nerve, and chivalry set Gryffindors apart.

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What is the element associated with Gryffindor?

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Who is the ghost of Hufflepuff?

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

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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 animal is on the Ravenclaw crest?

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What was the first name of the Hogwarts founder Gryffindor?

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What subject is often associated with House Gryffindor?

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Which of these families has only ever been sorted in Slytherin?

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Which House was Rita Skeeter 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.