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 house do the Black family members get sorted into most often?

2 / 20

Who is the ghost of Ravenclaw?

3 / 20

Who is the ghost of Gryffindor?

4 / 20

Who was the Ravenclaw Quidditch Captain in the Prisoner of Azkaban?

5 / 20

To which House did Nymphadora Tonks belong?

6 / 20

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

7 / 20

What subject is often associated with House Hufflepuff?

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

9 / 20

What House won the first Pottermore cup?

10 / 20

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

12 / 20

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

13 / 20

Which House was Gilderoy Lockhart sorted into?

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What subject is often associated with House Slytherin?

15 / 20

What is the element associated with Hufflepuff?

16 / 20

What was the first name of the Hogwarts founder Gryffindor?

17 / 20

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

18 / 20

What color goes with blue to make the Ravenclaw sigil?

19 / 20

Which House was Cedric Diggory in?

20 / 20

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

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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.