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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Who became Head of Gryffindor after Minerva McGonagall?

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Which House was Gilderoy Lockhart sorted into?

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Which founder's relic was not made into a Horcrux by Voldemort?

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

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Which element is associated with House Slytherin?

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What is the element associated with Gryffindor?

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What House won the first Pottermore cup?

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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 House was Albus Dumbledore sorted in?

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Fill in the lyrics: You might belong in Hufflepuff where they are just and loyal. Those patient Hufflepuffs are true and unafraid of _______.

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What subject is often associated with House Slytherin?

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What animal is on the Ravenclaw crest?

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Who is the ghost of Ravenclaw?

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Which House was Moaning Myrtle in?

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

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What subject is often associated with House Gryffindor?

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Who is the Head of Ravenclaw House?

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Finish the song: Or perhaps in Slytherin you'll make your real friends. Those ________ folks use any means to achieve their ends.

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

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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.