Quiz: How Well Do You Know Harry Potter? The O.W.L. Edition

If you're a serious Harry Potter fan, now's your chance to prove it. Following up on our last quiz, which was mostly centered around Harry Potter movie questions, this one expands to include trivia related to the books. Those who are fully immersed in J.K. Rowling's magical fandom should be able to get most of these without having to use a Smart-Answer quill, but let's see how you do...

Be sure to read the questions and answers carefully! Some of them are tricky...

To those who finished...

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Like we said, this one was a bit harder than the last quiz we posted, but if you got Outstanding, congratulations! You're a true Harry Potter fan.

Want the answers? Continue on to see the results...


What is the name of the device Dumbledore uses to put out the street lights on Privet Drive?


In which order were the Weasley kids born?

Bill, Charlie, Percy, Fred, George, Ron, Ginny

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Which is NOT one of Voldemort's horcruxes?

Helga Hufflepuff's diadem. (The horcrux is Ravenclaw's diadem)

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Who took Fleur to the Yule Ball?

Roger Davies

Which of these characters was never Headmaster (or Headmistress) of Hogwarts...

All of them were headmasters.

Fill in the blank: The Chamber Of Secrets Has Been Opened. Enemies Of _, _Beware

The Heir

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Which pet was never owned by a Weasley?


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In the first movie, Harry meets Draco at Hogwarts. Where does Harry first encounter Draco in the book?

At Madam Malkin's Robes for All Occasions.

Which of these is not one of the Deathly Hallows?

The Blackthorn Wand

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In a wizarding duel, what does Expelliarmus do?

Disarms an opponent.

Fill in the blank: The one with the power to vanquish the Dark Lord approaches... Born to those who___, born as the seventh month dies...

Have thrice defied him.

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Where do the eventual members of Dumbledore's Army first meet to discuss forming a Defense Against the Dark Arts club in Order of the Phoenix?

The Hog's Head

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Which set of ingredients were used to bring Voldemort back in Goblet of Fire?

Wormtail's hand, Harry's blood, Tom Riddle's bone.

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Which characters did Warwick Davis play in the Harry Potter movies?

Professor Flitwick and Griphook

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Which student fell in the lake on their trip to the castle on their first day at Hogwarts?

Dennis Creevey

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How many sickles are there to a galleon?


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Whose hair did Hermione intend to use for her portion of the Polyjuice potion in Chamber of Secrets?

Millicent Bulstrode

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Hermione creates SPEW in an effort to protect the rights of...

House elves

Where does Dudley Dursley attend school?

Smeltings Academy

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All of above (Bellatrix is Sirius' cousin, Tonks is the daughter of his cousin Andromeda, Draco is the son of his cousin Narcissa)

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In the book, Dobby's very last words are...

Harry Potter.

RIP Dobby.

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In the books, in Quidditch, what happens when the seeker catches the snitch?

Their team receives 150 points and the game ends.

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In Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, what did Kreacher give Harry for Christmas?

A bunch of maggots.

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Which story is NOT included in The Tales of Beedle the Bard?

Wella Witch And The Croaking Toad

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According to a reference on Pottermore, who ends up marrying the grandson of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them's Newt Scamander?

Luna Lovegood

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