Imagine that you’re ten, you’ve received your Hogwarts letter and taking the train on platform 9 and 3 quarters you arrive at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The excitement and curiosity is gleaming in your eyes. Along with hundreds of other just like you, you walk into the Great Hall for the Sorting Ceremony. The new generation of Hogwarts first-year students will be placed into four Hogwarts Houses. The Sorting Hat moves through your mind to decide if your primary characteristics are courage and bravery (Gryffindor), determination (Slytherin), hard work and fairmindedness (Hufflepuff), or intellect (Ravenclaw). Regrettably, we didn’t receive our letter and live with the brand ‘muggles’ but we can still find out which house would we be sorted in if we were lucky enough to be a wizard. Our Hogwarts Houses trivia questions and answers quiz compilation let’s all the muggles like you to testify your knowledge when it comes to be the ultimate Potterhead.
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Here are Hogwarts Houses Trivia Question and Answers for you and your friends to play along and experience a fun filled trivia reunion. Let’s see if you get more than 90% right. And if you do then Hogwarts made a mistake by not sending you your letter.
Intriguing Hogwarts Houses Trivia Facts:
According to the author, J. K. Rowling, “I invented the names of the Houses on the back of an airplane sick bag! This is true. I love inventing names, but I also collect unusual names, so that I can look through my notebook and choose one that suits a new character.”
In the books, twins Parvati and Padma Patil were placed in different houses – Parvati in Gryffindor and Padma in Ravenclaw. However, in the Harry Potter movies, the twins were both sorted in Gryffindor.
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry is located in Scotland.
Gryffindor corresponds to the symbol of fire
Gryffindor House’s main entrance is located on the 7th floor, East Wing.
Hufflepuff’s dormitories are located in the basement, near the castle’s kitchens.
Ravenclaw, which values knowledge and intelligence unlocks the door by asking a riddle instead of passwords (like the other 3 houses).
The Slytherin dorms are reached through a bare stone wall in the Dungeon. Its common room lies beneath he Black Lake.
Most people assume that Ravenclaw has a raven, but that’s not the case. It’s easy to assume so, of course, given that the word ‘raven’ is right there in the name. It is actually an eagle.
In the movies Ravenclaws colors are blue and silverm while in the book they are blue and bronze.
Hogwarts House Characters’ Trivia Questions & Answers
Q: Name the famous ghost that wanders the common room of Gryffindor?