How well do you know about Potions Trivia Quiz

 

“Ron’s indignation on his behalf was worth about a hundred points to him.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“I WILL NOT TOLERATE MENTION OF YOUR ABNORMALITY UNDER THIS ROOF!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“And he knew that at that moment, they understood each other perfectly, and when he told her what he was going to do now, she would not say ‘be careful’ or ‘don’t do it’, but she would accept his decision because she would not have expected anything less of him.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“This is your copy of
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Give her hell from us, Peeves.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Wild!” Ron said, twiddling the replay knob on the side. “I can make that old bloke down there pick his nose again… and again… and again…”
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Yes, my tiara sets off the whole thing nicely,” said Auntie Muriel in a rather carrying whisper. “But I must say, Ginevra’s dress is far too low-cut.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Scrimgeour: “It’s time you learned some respect!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“But…surely you know where your nephew is going?’ she asked, looking bewildered.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“There is a room in the Department of Mysteries, that is kept locked at all times. It contains a force that is at once more wonderful and more terrible than death, than human intelligence, than forces of nature. It is also, perhaps, the most mysterious of the many subjects for study that reside there. It is the power held within that room that you possess in such quantities and which Voldemort has not at all. That power took you to save Sirius tonight. That power also saved you from possession by Voldemort, because he could not bear to reside in a body so full of the force he detests. In the end, it mattered not that you could not close your mind. It was your heart that saved you.”
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Okay. Now my skin is really prickling. I’ve read all the Harry Potter books, all five of them. I don’t remember any half-blood prince.
Sophie Kinsella, Remember Me?

“Oh, these people’s minds work in strange ways, Petunia, they’re not like you and me,” said Uncle Vernon, trying to knock in a nail with the piece of fruitcake Aunt Petunia had just brought him.”
J.K. Rowling , Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“I only want power so I can get books.”
Eliezer Yudkowsky, Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality

“And Death spoke to them —’”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Hello, Professor McGonagall,” said Moody calmly, bouncing the ferret still higher.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Dear Child,
Shannon L. Alder Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Hermione, if Harry’s seen a Grim, that’s — that’s bad,” he said.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“He read the letter again, but could not take in any more meaning than he had done the first time and was reduced to staring at the handwriting itself. She had made her g’s the same way he did : he searched through the letter for every one of them, and each felt like a friendly little wave glimpsed from behind a veil. The letter was an incredible treasure, proof that Lily Potter had lived, really lived, that her warm hand had once moved across this parchment, tracing ink into these letters, these words, words about him, Harry, her son.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Fools who wear their hearts proudly on their sleeves, who cannot control their emotions, who wallow in sad memories and allow themselves to be provoked this easily — weak people, in other words…”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Sure you can manage that broom, Potter?” said a cold, drawling voice.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“It’s leviOsa, not levioSA!”
J.K. Rowling, Wicked

“Repeat after me, Mr. Black: I do believe in commas. I do, I do.”
Jaida Jones Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“But from that moment on, Hermione Granger became their friend. Because there are somethings you can’t go through in life and become friends, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.”
J.K. Rowling One of Our Thursdays Is Missing

“Grabbing a scarf off the chair, I threw it at him.
Jennifer L. Armentrout, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“To the Dark Lord,
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“She wasn’t the only one to be physically morphed by reader expectation. Miss Havisham was now elderly whether she liked it or not, and Sherlock Holmes wore a deerstalker and smoked a ridiculously large pipe. The problem wasn’t just confined to the classics. Harry Potter was seriously pissed off that he’d have to spend the rest of life looking like Daniel Radcliffe.”
Jasper Fforde, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“I—I didn’t think—”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Start the Quiz”

  • Question of

    Daisy roots, shrivelfig, caterpillar, rat spleen, leech juice – these are the ingredients of what potion?

    • truth potion
    • swelling solution
    • shrinking solution
    • wit-sharpening potion
  • Question of

    The Polyjuice Potion is a complicated potion, and it takes a long time to prepare. For how long must the lacewing flies be stewed before the potion is ready?

    • 21 days
    • 7 days
    • 14 days
    • 28 days
  • Question of

    For what sort of potion would you use Ashwinder eggs?

    • poison
    • love potion
    • truth potion
    • memory potion
  • Question of

    In what sort of potion might you find armadillo bile?

    • Wit-sharpening potion
    • Swelling solution
    • Pepperup potion
    • Poison
  • Question of

    What potion does Professor Snape use on his students when a firecracker explodes in Goyle’s cauldron and showers the class with Swelling Solution?

    • Counter-swelling solution
    • Shrinking solution
    • Reducing solution
    • Deflating draught
  • Question of

    What poisonous plant also goes by the name of wolfsbane and monkshood, and is an ingredient in the potion that Professor Snape prepares for Professor Lupin?

    • Agaric
    • Aconite
    • Actaea
    • Amanita
  • Question of

    In the fifth year, Snape assigns much more difficult potions to prepare the students for their OWLs. What is the first potion that he assigns?

    • Draught of Living Death
    • Strengthening Solution
    • Draught of Peace
    • Confusing Concoction
  • Question of

    What colour should the Strengthening Solution be?

    • turquoise
    • pink
    • orange
    • red
  • Question of

    Scurvy-grass, lovage, and sneezewort are all plants which are of use in what kind of potion?

    • strength potion
    • love potion
    • truth potion
    • confusing potion
  • Question of

    For how long must veritaserum mature before it is ready for use?

    • 1 year
    • 1 day
    • 1 month
    • 1 week
  • Question of

    Glumbumble treacle can be used to cure what condition?

    • fever
    • melancholy
    • nausea
    • hysteria
  • Question of

    Amortentia is a potion easily recognizable by its distinctive mother of pearl sheen and the way its steam rises in characteristic spirals. It has a different odor to everyone who smells it. What sort of a potion is it?

    • glamour potion
    • love potion
    • poison
    • luck potion
  • Question of

    This yellowish subtsance which smells of petrol is of use in curing acne.

    • armadillo bile
    • leech juice
    • glumbumble treacle
    • bubotuber pus
  • Question of

    Occasional side effects of the Elixir to induce Euphoria are excessive singing and nose-tweaking. What might be used to counteract those effects?

    • lemon juice
    • peppermint
    • sour milk
    • honey
  • Question of

    This potion has the colour of molten gold, and while exposed to the air, large drops will leap like goldfish above the surface without spilling.

    • Amortentia
    • Scintillation Solution
    • Unctuous Unction
    • Felix Felicis

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