Harry Potter Basics

This quiz should be easy, even if you've just watched the movie. Some questions might be harder, and the answers can only be found in the books.
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Who gave Harry his Firebolt?
  • Dumbledore
  • Lupin
  • Sirius Black
  • It was his dads
  • Nobody, he bought it
  • McGonagall
  • Snape
  • Oliver Woods
  • 2
    In which book is the dark mark first mentioned?
  • The Philosopher's Stone
  • The Chamber of Secrets
  • The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • The Goblet of Fire
  • The Order of the Pheonix
  • The Half-blood Prince
  • The Deathly Hallows
  • 3
    Who had the Elder Wand during the first six books?
  • Voldemort
  • Snape
  • Gregorovitch
  • Bellatrix
  • Dumbledore
  • Harry
  • Hermione
  • The elder wand doesn't exist
  • 4
    Who gave Harry the gilleweed so he could do the second task in the Goblet of Fire?
  • Neville
  • Dobby
  • Mad-eye Moody/Bartemius Crouch Jr.
  • Ron
  • Hermione
  • Luna
  • 5
    When's Nearly Headless Nick's birthday?
  • April 18th
  • June 3rd
  • Valentine's Day
  • Christmas
  • Halloween
  • 6
    Who killed Cedric Diggory?
  • Bellatrix
  • Bartemius Crouch Jr.
  • Voldemort
  • Wormtail
  • Lucius Malfoy
  • Snape
  • 7
    Why was Voldemort so determined to kill Harry?
  • He was mad at his dad and wanted to kill his whole family
  • He was Dumbledore's favourite student, and he really didn't like Dumbledore
  • He was killing random people and he couldn't kill Harry though, and wanted revenge
  • There was a prophecy that said "neither could live while the other survives."
  • He wanted to avenge Snape and kill their family, since Snape hated them
  • 8
    Why was Harry so good at potions in the sixth book?
  • He was cheating
  • Slughorn made potions class super easy
  • Snape was finally gone and not giving him bad grades for the heck of it
  • He had a potions book with all the answers inside, and how to make the potions even better
  • He just happened to be doing good that year
  • He was trying to impress Ginny and worked extra hard
  • 9
    How did Snape die?
  • Arthur Weasley killed him
  • A death eater was firing killing curses everywhere and one hit him.
  • He drowned
  • Dumbledore killed him
  • Voldemort told Nagini to kill him
  • Voldemort told Bellatrix to kill him
  • He fell off a cliff
  • He died in the room of requirement when Crabbe and Goyle were burning everything
  • 10
    Which book was the longest?
  • The Philosopher's Stone
  • The Chamber of Secrets
  • The Prisoner of Azkaban
  • The Goblet of Fire
  • The Order of the Pheonix
  • The Half-blood Prince
  • The Deathly Hallows
  • 11
    Which of the following was not a defense against the dark arts teacher ever?
  • Quirrel
  • Lockhart
  • Lupin
  • Moody
  • Umbridge
  • Snape
  • 12
    How many times did Mrs Weasley give birth?
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 13
    Is James Potter older than Lily Potter, seeing as husbands are usually older than their wives?
  • Yes
  • No
  • 14
    What job did Neville get when he grew up?
  • He was an auror
  • He was headmaster at Hogwarts
  • He worked in the Department of Mysteries
  • He was the Herbology teacher at Hogwarts
  • He worked at Gringotts
  • 15
    How many headmasters die in the series?
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 16
    How many books was Voldemort not in at all?
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 17
    What happened to Ron after they had apparated and escaped from the ministry in the last book?
  • He died
  • A death eater pulled him so he couldn't apparate
  • He apparated to the wrong spot.
  • He got spliched
  • Nothing
  • He tripped and fell head first into the fire, then head first onto the ground afterwards
  • 18
    Who was secret keeper of the headquarters of the Order of the Pheonix
  • Snape
  • Mr Weasley
  • Harry
  • Tonks
  • Dumbledore
  • Sirius
  • Lupin
  • Moody
  • 19
    What was the "Unexpected Task" in the Triwizard Tournament in the fourth book?
  • The task with the lake
  • Dueling each other
  • The Yule Ball
  • Stealing stuff from Snape to make potions
  • 20
    Where did Harry first see Sirius Black?
  • In the newspaper Stan was reading on the Knight Bus
  • When he met him in the third book
  • On the news the Dursleys were watching
  • In a dream
  • Through a security camera
  • Inside the Chamber of Secrets
  • 21
    When McGonagall said seventh-years were allowed to fight in the battle of Hogwarts in the end of the last book, around how namy Grifindors wanted to fight?
  • 20 students
  • Three quarters of them
  • 100 students
  • All of them
  • Half of them
  • One third of them
  • Two fifths of them
  • 95% of them
  • 22
    When did Snape realize Harry had his old potions textbook?
  • When he saw Harry's textbook
  • When Slughorn told him about
  • When Harry wouldn't show him his potions book
  • When Harry was talking about the half-blood prince
  • When Harry used one of his spells on a student
  • When he saw Harry's potion he made in class
  • Yesterday
  • 23
    Who did Neville get married to?
  • Luna
  • Hermione
  • Ginny
  • Cho
  • The book didn't say
  • 24
    Who became the master of the elder wand after Dumbledore?
  • Snape
  • Bellatrix
  • Voldemort
  • Malfoy
  • Crabbe
  • Goyle
  • Greyback
  • 25
    Who was jinxing Harry's broom while he was playing quidditch in the first book?
  • Dumbledore
  • Snape
  • Hagrid
  • Voldemort
  • Quirrel
  • Malfoy
  • Nobody, Harry was just flying really badly at the time
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