Off the Wall About Harry Potter, #4 Trivia Quiz

 

“Go on, have a pasty,” said Harry, who had never had anything to share before or, indeed, anyone to share it with. It was a nice feeling, sitting there with Ron, eating their way through all Harry’s pasties, cakes, and candies (the sandwiches lay forgotten).”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Hermione was screaming again: the sound went through Harry like physical pain.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I feel I owe you another explanation Harry,” said Dumbledore hesitantly. “You may, perhaps, wondered why I never chose you as a prefect? I must confess…that I rather thought…you had enough responsibility to be going on with.”
JK Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Killing rips the soul apart.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“The poor things keep calling in those – those pumbles, I think they’re called – you know, the ones who mend pipes and things – ”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“In dreams, we enter a world that’s entirely our own.”
J.K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Mad Eye’ Moody on the Avada Kedavra curse: “Not nice,” he said calmly. “Not pleasant. And there’s no counter curse. There’s no blocking it. Only one known person has ever survived it, and he’s sitting right in front of me.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“He sounds exactly like Moody,” said Harry quietly, tucking the letter away again inside his robes. “‘Constant vigilance!’ You’d think I walk around with my eyes shut, banging off the walls….”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Ron gave a tiny jerk of the head that Harry understood to mean, Well – if you must.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Because, sometimes you’ve
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“Oh you is a bad elf, Dobby!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“I think I’m a tiny bit like Harry ‘cos I’d like to have an owl. Yeah, that’s the tiny bit, actually.”
Daniel Radcliffe Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Which only goes to show that the best of us must sometimes eat our words,’ Dumbledore went on, smiling.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“He was about to go home, about to return to the place where he had had a family. It was in Godric’s Hollow that, but for Voldemort, he would have grown up and spent every school holiday. He could have invited friends to his house. . . . He might even have had brothers and sisters. . . . It would have been his mother who had made his seventeenth birthday cake. The life he had lost had hardly ever seemed so real to him as at this moment, when he knew he was about to see the place where it had been taken from him.”
J.K. Rowling, The Tales of Beedle the Bard

“At that moment, Harry fully understood for the first time why people said Dumbledore was the only wizard Voldemort had ever feared. The look upon Dumbledore’s face as he stared down at the unconscious form of Mad-Eye moody was more terrible than Harry could have ever imagined. There was no benign smile upon Dumbledore’s face, no twinkle in the eyes behind the spectacles. There was cold fury in every line of the ancient face; a sense of power radiated from Dumbledore as though he were giving off burning heat.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“But Death was cunning.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Yeah,” said Ron, “and lucky Harry doesn’t lose his head in a crisis — ‘there’s no wood,’
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Is it true?” he said. “They’re saying all down the train that Harry Potter’s in this compartment. So it’s you, is it?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Parents shouldn’t leave their kids unless —unless they’ve got to.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“The ones that love us never really leave us.”
J. K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Friday was an important day for Harry and Ron. They finally managed to find their way down to the Great Hall without getting lost once.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Aunt Petunia burst into tears. Hestia Jones gave her an approving look that changed to outrage as Aunt Petunia ran forward and embraced Dudley rather than Harry.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality

“Dudley thought for a moment. It looked like hard work.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“With another shock of excitement, Harry saw Sirius give James the thumbs-up.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Why does any kind of cynicism appeal to people? Because it seems like a mark of maturity, of sophistication, like you’ve seen everything and know better. Or because putting something down feels like pushing yourself up.”
Eliezer Yudkowsky, The Retribution of Mara Dyer

“Hello, Harry!” she said.
J.K. Rowling, The Midnight Mayor

“You should have told her differently,’ said Hermione, still with that maddeningly patient air. ‘You should have said it was really annoying, but I’d made you promise to come along to the Three Broomsticks, and you really didn’t want to go, you’d much rather spend the whole day with her, but unfortunately you thought you really ought to meet me and would she please, please come along with you, and hopefully you’d be able to get away more quickly? And it might have been a good idea to mention how ugly you think I am too,’ Hermione added as an afterthought.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Start the Quiz”

  • Question of

    After running away from the Dursley’s, Harry took up a room at the Leaky Cauldron. What number room did he stay in?

    • 7
    • 11
    • 9
    • 3
  • Question of

    While exploring all of those amazing shops in Diagon Alley, Harry returned almost everyday to gaze longingly at his dream broom, the Firebolt. What type of wood was the Firebolt’s handle made of?

    • Ash
    • Mahogany
    • Yew
    • Holly
  • Question of

    While having dinner with Hermione and the Weasley family on the last night before their return to Hogwarts, Fred asks Mr. Weasley how they will be getting to King’s Cross the following day. What does Mr. Weasley answer?

    • ‘The ministry is sending a couple of taxis.’
    • ‘We’ll be doing side-along apparation.’
    • ‘The ministry’s providing a couple of cars.’
    • ‘It’s a just a short walk from here.’
  • Question of

    When arriving for their first Care of Magical Creatures class, the students had all found ways of controlling their book ‘Monster Book of Monsters’. How had Draco Malfoy restrained his?

    • Clamped it together with binder clips
    • Belted it shut
    • Bound it shut with a length of rope
    • Crammed it inside a tight bag
  • Question of

    When battling the boggart in Defense Against the Dark Arts, what form did it take when facing Dean Thomas?

    • A Banshee
    • A Severed Hand
    • A Mummy
    • A Bloody Eyeball
  • Question of

    While Ron, Hermione, and his other classmates are in Hogsmeade, Harry stops in for a chat with Professor Lupin. What did Lupin tell Harry he had just taken delivery of for their next lesson?

    • Hinkypunks
    • Red Caps
    • Grindylows
    • Kappas
  • Question of

    When having a drink in the Three Broomsticks with Rosmerta, Professor Flitwick, Cornelius Fudge, and Hagrid, Professor McGonagall orders which drink?

    • Four pints of mulled mead
    • A small gillywater
    • A cherry syrup soda with ice and an umbrella
    • Red currant rum
  • Question of

    For Christmas, Harry and Ron receive yet another handmade sweater from Mrs. Weasley. Ron’s is, as usual, maroon. Harry’s is which color?

    • Emerald
    • Scarlet
    • Navy
    • Hunter
  • Question of

    In the book during Harry’s first Quidditch match on his Firebolt, who is the new seeker for the opposing team?

    • Draco Malfoy of Slytherin
    • Cho Chang of Ravenclaw
    • Cedric Diggory of Hufflepuff
    • Zacharias Smith of Hufflepuff
  • Question of

    What is the name of the man sent to execute Buckbeak, whom we later find out to be a Death Eater?

    • Avery
    • Rosier
    • Nott
    • Macnair
  • Question of

    While in the Shrieking Shack, Hermione argues that Peter Pettigrew can’t be an Animagus because they must be registered with the Ministry of Magic. At the time, how many REGISTERED Animagi did Hermione say there had been in that century?

    • 13
    • 10
    • 11
    • 7
  • Question of

    After fighting off the Dementors, Ron, Harry, and Hermione are in the hospital wing being tended to by Madam Pomfrey. What is her first name?

    • Penelope
    • Poppy
    • Perenelle
    • Pomona
  • Question of

    After being captured by Snape, Sirius was being held in a room while waiting for the Dementors to perform their kiss. Where was the room located?

    • Thirteenth window from the right of the Astronomy Tower
    • Thirteenth window from the right of the West Tower
    • Sixteenth window from the right of the West Tower
    • Sixteenth window from the right of the Astronomy Tower
  • Question of

    Harry has been reading ‘A History of Magic’ hoping to find facts to help write his paper ‘Witch Burning in the 14th Century was Completely Pointless…Discuss’. Which witch enjoyed being burned so much that she allowed herself to be caught no less that 47 times?

    • Sulwyn the Strange
    • Wendelin the Weird
    • Odelia the Odd
    • Bozica the Bizarre
  • Question of

    On his birthday, Harry received cards from, among others, Ron. Included in Ron’s package was a Daily Prophet photo of him and his family in Egypt. In this photo, what type of hat is Percy wearing?

    • A fez
    • A ballcap
    • A beret
    • A page-boy

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