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Quiz: How well do you know the magical world of Harry Potter?

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Quiz: How well do you know the magical world of Harry Potter?
Do you know your horcruxes from your deathly hallows? What about your hippogriffs from your thestrals? Test your Harry Potter knowledge with this quiz!
It's time to take your NEWTs (Nastily Exhausting Wizarding Tests)! Will you pass with flying colours or will you need to retake seventh year? 

Question 1: Hogwarts Houses

In which house was Harry Potter sorted when he first arrived at Hogwarts?
a) Hufflepuff
b) Ravenclaw
c) Gryffindor
d) Slytherin

Question 2: Magical Creatures

What magical creature does Hagrid introduce the students to in their first Care of Magical Creatures lesson?
a) Hippogriff
b) Blast-Ended Skrewt
c) Thestral
d) Acromantula

Question 3: Quidditch

Which position does Harry play on the Gryffindor Quidditch team?
a) Seeker
b) Chaser
c) Keeper
d) Beater

Question 4: Wizarding World History

Who was the founder of the Order of the Phoenix?
a) Albus Dumbledore
b) Sirius Black
c) James Potter
d) Severus Snape

Question 5: Charms

What spell does Harry use to summon his broomstick during the first Quidditch match in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone?
a) Expelliarmus
b) Accio
c) Lumos
d) Wingardium Leviosa
Hermione making polyjuice potion in Harry Potter

Question 6: Potions

What is the main ingredient in the Polyjuice Potion?
a) Mandrake Root
b) Boomslang Skin
c) Lacewing Flies
d) A piece of the person you're turning into

Question 7: Magical Objects

What is the name of the mirror that shows the deepest desires of a person's heart?
a) Mirror of Erised
b) Mirror of Destiny
c) Mirror of Dreams
d) Mirror of Fate

Question 8: Animagus

What animal can Sirius Black transform into?
a) Stag
b) Dog
c) Rat
d) Cat

Question 9: Hogwarts Professors

Who teaches Defense Against the Dark Arts in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban?
b) Professor Snape
c) Professor Lupin
d) Professor Lockhart

Question 10: Horcruxes

How many Horcruxes does Lord Voldemort create in total?
a) 5
b) 6
c) 7
d) 8


  1. c) Gryffindor
  2. a) Hippogriff
  3. a) Seeker
  4. a) Albus Dumbledore
  5. b) Accio
  6. d) A piece of the person you're turning into
  7. a) Mirror of Erised
  8. b) Dog
  9. c) Professor Lupin
  10. c) 7
How did you do? Will you get a job at the Ministry of Magic, or is it another year at Hogwarts for you? 
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