Last week for Harry Potter Trivia!

For the month of October, we will be holding a weekly Harry Potter trivia contest, with prizes including a set of 8 passes to Crown City Cinemas for your own private screening of your favorite Harry Potter movie (or other movie of your choice).  So grab your favorite Harry Potter fans and see if you can answer these questions (without resorting to a Google search!). The virtual trivia quiz will be posted on Fridays and responses will be due the following Thursday by noon. Winners will be announced and contacted Thursday afternoon. Good luck!


Week 1 – October 2-8

Week 2 – October 9-15

Week 3 – October 16-22

Week 4 – October 23-29


Here are the answers for Week 1:

What garment is part of the Deathly Hallows? The Cloak of Invisibility

Which character gave Harry Potter his first birthday cake? Hagrid

Who was the headmaster before Dumbledore? Armando Dippet

What is Harry’s Gringott’s vault number? 687

Who is the youngest of the Weasley children? Ginny

If you delay opening this item, it explodes and then delivers its message even louder than normal. What is it? A howler

Hermione’s parents are in what profession? Dentistry

What is the name of the werewolf that scars Bill Weasley? Fenrir Greyback

Where was the lost diadem of Ravenclaw? The Room of Requirement

Who escaped Azkaban by turning into a dog? Sirius Black


Here are the answers for Week 2:

Who’s patronus is a phoenix? Dumbledore

Who was with Hagrid and Dumbledore when they placed baby Harry on the Dursley’s doorstep? McGonagall

What spell summons the Dark Mark? Morsmordre

This object looks like an hourglass on a necklace and Hermione used it to take more Hogwarts classes. Time Turner

Neville used this item to kill Nagini, Voldemort’s snake. Godric Gryffindor’s Sword

Who started a campaign for House Elves’ rights? Hermione Granger

What did Snape see in the Mirror of Erised? Himself with Lily (Potter) Evans

Who is the Hogwarts librarian? Irma Pince

What is the core of Draco Malfoy’s wand? Unicorn hair

What is the name of Luna Lovegood’s eccentric father? Xenophilius Lovegood


Here are the answers for Week 3:

How does Harry manage to breathe underwater during the second task of the Triwizard Tournament? He eats gillyweed.

Who guards the entrance to the Gryffindor common room? The Fat Lady

Who is NOT a member of the Order of the Phoenix? Cornelius Fudge

A wizard who cannot do magic is known as a: Squib

Where does Hermione brew her first batch of Polyjuice Potion? Moaning Myrtle’s Bathroom

What does one say to close the Marauder’s Map and make it blank again? Mischief Managed

The three kinds of balls used in Quidditch are Bludgers, Snitches, and… Quaffles

Who has been stealing Harry’s letters from Ron and Hermione at the beginning of ‘Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets’? Dobby

From what King’s Cross platform does the Hogwarts Express leave? Nine and three quarters

What’s the name of Filch’s cat? Mrs. Norris