50 Harry Potter Quiz Questions and Answers

The fantasy world of the boy-who-lived Accio-ed into our lives almost two decades ago. Yet the craze around has never died out. Some of us are still waiting for Hogwart’s letter. As a diehard Potterhead, you’ve likely had countless Harry Potter movie marathons and re-read the book a gazillion times.

So do you consider yourself ‘the OG’ Potterhead? Have you absolutely smashed Harry Potter trivia quizzes on the internet?

If you haven’t, then Wingardium Leviosa your way into the magical brilliance of the Potterverse with our 50 Harry Potter quiz questions and answers. This Harry Potter quiz has it’s fair share of Muggle-friendly questions, while some will make you shout “Merlin’s beard”!

Only a true wizard will earn 50 points to Gryffindor. But as a true Potterhead, we’ve no doubt you’ll be able to name all the Harry Potter characters, magical spells and curses.

Get ready to test your Hermione-level knowledge skills because you’re about to enter the adventurous world of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Remember to keep a vial of Felix Felicis handy. You might need it.

Happy quizzing!

P.S – There’s a mighty movie quiz for you to take on afterwards, as well as our ultimate general knowledge quiz.

50 Harry Potter quiz questions and answers


  1. How many main franchise Harry Potter books and films are there in total?
  2. Which character appears first at the start of ‘Harry Potter & the Philosopher’s Stone’ film?
  3. In what year was Harry Potter born?
  4. Who made the glass disappear in the snake enclosure at the zoo in ‘Harry Potter & the Philosopher’s Stone’?
  5. Who told Harry he was a wizard?
  6. Which character does Harry first meet in Madam Malkin’s Robes for All Occasions?
  7. Who is seen drinking unicorn blood in the Forbidden Forest?
  8. Which vault did Harry and Hagrid visit before accessing the Potter’s vault in Gringotts?
  9. Whose body did Voldemort use to get the Philosopher’s Stone?
  10. How did Ron and Harry arrive at Hogwarts in ‘Harry Potter & the Chamber of Secrets’?
  11. Which book did Lucius Malfoy pull out from Ginny Weasley’s cauldron in Flourish and Blotts?
  12. Which poltergeist featured in the books but not appear in the movies?
  13. What place does Moaning Myrtle haunt in Hogwarts?
  14. Which spell did Gilderoy Lockhart use to heal Harry’s arm?
  15. Which professor fights off the Dementor attacking Harry in ‘Harry Potter & the Prisoner of Azkaban’?
  16. Which animal’s shape does Harry’s Patronus take?
  17. Which equipment did Hermione use to take different classes at the same exact time?
  18. Who was the Secret Keeper of the Potter family?
  19. How many secret passages were shown on the Marauder’s Map?
  20. Who turned Darco Malfoy into a ferret?
  21. Which two other schools joined Hogwarts for the Triwizard Tournament?
  22. What tool did Harry use in his first task in the Triwizard Tournament?
  23. Who gave Harry the Gillyweed to use for the second task in the ‘Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire’ movie?
  24. Where was the headquarters of the Order of the Phoenix located?
  25. What illegal spell did Harry use to save himself and Dudley at the beginning of ‘Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix’?
  26. What assignment did Dolores Umbridge give Harry as a punishment for “lying” about Voldemort?
  27. Who killed Sirius Black?
  28. What was the name of Hagrid’s half brother?
  29. Where do Voldemort and Dumbledore duel in ‘Harry Potter & the Order of the Phoenix’?
  30. How does Harry find out that his father bullied Professor Snape?
  31. Aside from Harry, which 2 other characters was able to see the Thestrals?
  32. Why did Harry and Dumbledore go to the cave by the lake?
  33. Where did Dumbledore first meet the young Tom Riddle?
  34. What is the name of the magical device used by Dumbledore and Harry to see memories?
  35. Who was the Half-Blood Prince?
  36. What does the spell ‘Felix Felicis’ actually do?
  37. Which student was cursed by the necklace during ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’?
  38. Why did Slughorn tamper with his own memory?
  39. What spell does Harry on Draco Malfoy during their famous bathroom fight in ‘Harry Potter & the Half-Blood Prince’?
  40. Which character is instructed by Voldemort to kill Dumbledore?
  41. What did Dumbledore give to Harry, Hermione and Ron in his will?
  42. Whose wedding was attacked by the Death Eaters in ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part I’?
  43. In what year was ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2’ released?
  44. Why did Voldemort kill Snape?
  45. What object did Ron and Hermione use destroy Helga Hufflepuff’s Cup in the Chambers of Secrets?
  46. Which character casted Fiendfyre in the Room of Requirement?
  47. What weapon did Neville use to kill Nagini?
  48. Who killed Bellatrix Lestrange?
  49. What did Harry Potter name his son?
  50. Which character famously said “Always”?

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  1. 7 books and 8 films.
  2. Professor Albus Dumbledore.
  3. 1980.
  4. Harry Potter.
  5. Rubeus Hagrid.
  6. Draco Malfoy.
  7. Voldemort.
  8. Vault 713.
  9. Professor Quirrell.
  10. The flying car.
  11. A Beginner’s Guide to Transfiguration.
  12. Peeves.
  13. The girl’s bathroom on the second floor.
  14. Brackium Emendo.
  15. Professor Lupin.
  16. A stag.
  17. A Time-Turner.
  18. Peter Pettigrew.
  19. 7.
  20. Professor Mad-Eye Moody.
  21. Beauxbatons & Durmstrang.
  22. His Firebolt broomstick.
  23. Neville Longbottom.
  24. 12 Grimmauld Place.
  25. Expecto Patronum.
  26. He was told to write ‘I must not tell lies’ with a cursed quill.
  27. Bellatrix Lestrange
  28. Grawp
  29. In the Ministry of Magic.
  30. He used Legilimency on Snape.
  31. Luna & Neville.
  32. To destroy the Horcrux (Salazar Slytherin’s locket).
  33. An orphanage.
  34. A Pensieve.
  35. Snape.
  36. It brings good luck to its drinker.
  37. Katie Bell.
  38. He told Tom Riddle about making the Horcruxes.
  39. Sectumsempra.
  40. Draco Malfoy
  41. The Golden Snitch, The Tale of Beedle the Bard & the Deluminator.
  42. Bill Weasley & Fleur Delacour.
  43. 2011.
  44. To gain control of the Elder Wand.
  45. A Basilisk fang.
  46. Gregory Goyle.
  47. The sword of Gryffindor.
  48. Molly Weasley.
  49. Albus Severus Potter.
  50. Severus Snape.

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