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Harry Potter night 7th Feb 2019

Harry Potter Quiz

4 February 2019

To mark Harry Potter night this Thursday 7th February why not prove how much of a fan you are and test your Harry Potter knowledge with this rather tricky quiz? There are four rounds each with five questions of increasing difficulty. Keep a record of your answers and correct answers will be posted next week!


Round 1: HOGWARTS FACTS AND HISTORY

 

Question 1 for 10 points:

The school year at Hogwarts begins on which day?

Question 2 for 20 points:

Which of these professors has not been a headmaster or headmistress at Hogwarts?

a. Dolores Umbridge

b. Filius Flitwick

c. Severus Snape

Question 3 for 50 points:

Which four wizards and witches founded Hogwarts?

Question 4 for 100 points:

Hogwarts is hidden from Muggles. What do Muggles see when they look at the school?

Question 5 for 150 points:

Which accolade did Harry Potter’s parents, James and Lily, hold in their time at Hogwarts?

 

Round 2: SECRET ROOMS, TUNNELS AND PASSWORDS

 

Question 1 for 10 points:

What is the name of the room in Hogwarts that you can only find when you have real need of it?

Question 2 for 20 points:

The Marauder’s Map shows how many secret passageways out of Hogwarts?

Question 3 for 50 points:

Name one of the passwords given to access the Gryffindor common room.

Bonus 5 points for each additional answer.

Question 4 for 100 points:

The secret passage that leads from Hogwarts to Honeydukes is accessed through which statue found on the third floor corridor?

Bonus 10 points if you know the word you need to say when you tap the statue.

Question 5 for 150 points:

The portrait of which person hides a passageway between the Hog’s Head pub in Hogsmeade and the Room of Requirement?

 

Round 3: GHOSTS

 

Question 1 for 10 points:

What is the name of the poltergeist who haunts Hogwarts?

Bonus 10 points if you can name the only ghost who the poltergeist is scared of.

Question 2 for 20 points:

In Harry’s second year he was invited to attend what celebration of Nearly Headless Nick’s?

Question 3 for 50 points:

What house was Moaning Myrtle sorted into?

Bonus 20 points if you can give Moaning Myrtle’s real name.

Question 4 for 100 points:

Which ghost was the daughter of Rowena Ravenclaw?

Question 5 for 150 points:

Why was Sir Nicholas de Mimsy-Porpington (Nearly Headless Nick) sentenced to death?

 

Round 4: HOGWARTS MISCELLANY

 

Question 1 for 10 points:

Hogwarts students take their O.W.L.s in their fifth year, when they are fifteen years old. What do the letters O, W and L stand for?

Question 2 for 20 points:

Rubeus Hagrid was expelled while raising a large creature called an Acromantula. What is an Acromantula?

Question 3 for 50 points:

Professor Albus Dumbledore has a scar above his left knee in the shape of what?

Question 4 for 100 points:

How many staircases are there in Hogwarts castle?

For a bonus 50 points: There is a staircase in Hogwarts with a trick step halfway up, which Neville always forgets to jump. What year was Harry in when he got stuck on the step?

Question 5 for 150 points:

When Sirius Black was arrested in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban he was locked in what room?