Harry Potter Hogwarts Sorting Hat Quiz

Harry Potter Hogwarts Sorting Hat Quiz

An accurate quiz that will determine your Hogwarts house! Using both questions written by JK Rowling and other Potterheads, this quiz will help you determine whether you are really a Gryffindor, Slytherin, Ravenclaw, or Hufflepuff!

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You enter an enchanted garden. What would you be most curious to examine first?

You enter an enchanted garden. What would you be most curious to examine first?
The silver leafed tree bearing golden apples
The fat red toadstools that appear to be talking to each other
The bubbling pool, in the depths of which something luminous is
swirling
The statue of an old wizard with a strangely twinkling eye

Which of the following do you find most difficult to deal with?

Which of the following do you find most difficult to deal with?
Hunger
Cold
Loneliness
Boredom
Being Ignored

A Muggle confronts you and says that they are sure you are a witch or wizard. Do you:

A Muggle confronts you and says that they are sure you are a witch or wizard. Do you:
Ask what makes them think so
Agree, and ask whether they’d like a free sample of a jinx
Agree, and walk away, leaving them to wonder whether you are
bluffing
Tell them that you are worried about their mental health, and
offer to call a doctor

If someone made you mad and you stormed out, would you...

If someone made you mad and you stormed out, would you...
Slam the door behind you for satisfaction
Leave it wide open for the satisfaction of knowing that they'll have
to get up and close it
Close it quietly so as not to make a ruckus

Which nightmare would frighten you most?

Which nightmare would frighten you most?
Standing on top of something very high and realizing suddenly
that there are no hand- or footholds, nor any barrier to stop you
falling
An eye at the keyhole of the dark, windowless room in which you
are locked
Waking up to find that neither your friends nor your family have
any idea who you are
Being forced to speak in such a silly voice that hardly anyone can
understand you, and everyone laughs at you

Four goblets are placed before you. Which would you choose to drink?

Four goblets are placed before you. Which would you choose to drink?
The foaming, frothing, silvery liquid that sparkles as though
containing ground diamonds
The smooth, thick, richly purple drink that gives off a delicious
smell of chocolate and plums
The golden liquid so bright that it hurts the eye, and which makes
sunspots dance all around the room
The mysterious black liquid that gleams like ink, and gives off
fumes that make you see strange visions

Forest or river?

Forest or river?
Forest
River

Which road tempts you most?

Which road tempts you most?
The wide, sunny, grassy lane
The narrow, dark, lantern-lit alley
The twisting, leaf-strewn path through woods
The cobbled street lined with ancient buildings

After you have died, what would you most like people to do when they hear your name?

After you have died, what would you most like people to do when they hear your name?
Miss you, but smile
Ask for more stories about your adventures
Think with admiration of you achievements
I don’t care what people think of me after I’m dead; it’s what they
think of me while I’m alive that counts

Your friend accidentally ends up in a life or death situation. How do you react?

Your friend accidentally ends up in a life or death situation. How do you react?
I would die for my friend
I would kill for my friend
I would find a way to get them out of the situation

Dawn or Dusk?

Dawn or Dusk?
Dawn
Dusk

Late at night, walking alone down the street, you hear a peculiar cry that you believe to have a magical source. Do you:

Late at night, walking alone down the street, you hear a peculiar cry that you believe to have a magical source. Do you:
Proceed with caution, keeping one hand on your concealed wand
and an eye out for any disturbance
Draw your wand and try to discover the source of the noise
Draw your wand and stand your ground
Withdraw into the shadows to await developments, while mentally
reviewing the most appropriate defensive and offensive spells,
should trouble occur

How would you like to be known to history?

How would you like to be known to history?
The Wise
The Good
The Bold
The Great

A troll has gone berserk in the Headmaster’s study at Hogwarts. It is about to smash, crush and tear several irreplaceable items and treasures, including a cure for dragon pox, which the Headmaster has nearly perfected; student records going back 1000 years and a mysterious handwritten book full of strange runes, believed to have belonged to Merlin. In which order would you rescue these objects from the troll’s club, if you could? (Select Order)

A troll has gone berserk in the Headmaster’s study at Hogwarts. It is about to smash, crush and tear several irreplaceable items and treasures, including a cure for dragon pox, which the Headmaster has nearly perfected; student records going back 1000 years and a mysterious handwritten book full of strange runes, believed to have belonged to Merlin. In which order would you rescue these objects from the troll’s club, if you could? (Select Order)
1. Dragon Pox Cure 2. Merlin's Book 3. Student's Records
1. Cure 2. Records 3. Book
1. Book 2. Cure 3. Records
1. Book 2. Records 3. Cure
1. Records 2. Cure 3. Book
1. Records 2. Book 3. Cure

Are you Type A or Type B (personality)?

Are you Type A or Type B (personality)?
Type A
Type B

What are you most looking forward to learning at Hogwarts?

What are you most looking forward to learning at Hogwarts?
Every area of magic that I can
Apparition and Disapparition
Transfiguration
Flying on a broomstick
Hexes and jinxes

All about magical creatures, and how to befriend/care for them
Secrets about the castle

Which Hogwarts book would you be most interested in reading?

Which Hogwarts book would you be most interested in reading?
The Standard Book of Spells
A History of Magic
A Beginner's Guide to Transfiguration
One Thousand Magical Herbs and Fungi
Magical Drafts and Potions
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Magical Theory
The Dark Forces: A Guide to Self-Protection
Unfogging the Future
The Monster Book of Monsters

Which house would you choose to be in?

Which house would you choose to be in?
Gryffindor
Slytherin
Ravenclaw
Hufflepuff
No preference

You and two friends need to cross a bridge guarded by a river troll who insists on fighting one of you before he will let all of you pass. Do you:

You and two friends need to cross a bridge guarded by a river troll who insists on fighting one of you before he will let all of you pass. Do you:
Attempt to confuse the troll into letting all three of you pass
without fighting
Suggest drawing lots to decide which of you will fight
Suggest that all three of you should fight (without telling the troll)
Volunteer to fight

Which of the following would you most like to study?

Which of the following would you most like to study?
Centaurs
Goblins
Merpeople
Ghosts
Vampires
Werewolves
Trolls

Once every century, the Flutterby bush produces flowers that adapt their scent to attract the unwary. If it lured you, it would smell of:

Once every century, the Flutterby bush produces flowers that adapt their scent to attract the unwary. If it lured you, it would smell of:
A crackling log fire
Fresh parchment
Home
The sea

One of your house mates has cheated in a Hogwarts exam by using a Self-Spelling Quill. Now he has come top of the class in Charms, beating you into second place. Professor Flitwick is suspicious of what happened. He draws you to one side after his lesson and asks you whether or not your classmate used a forbidden quill. What do you do?

One of your house mates has cheated in a Hogwarts exam by using a Self-Spelling Quill. Now he has come top of the class in Charms, beating you into second place. Professor Flitwick is suspicious of what happened. He draws you to one side after his lesson and asks you whether or not your classmate used a forbidden quill. What do you do?
Lie and say you don’t know (but hope that somebody else tells
Professor Flitwick the truth)
You would not wait to be asked to tell Professor Flitwick the truth.
If you knew that somebody was using a forbidden quill, you
would tell the teacher before the exam started
Tell Professor Flitwick the truth. If your classmate is prepared to
win by cheating, he deserves to be found out. Also, as you are
both in the same house, any points he loses will be regained by
you, for coming first in his place
Tell Professor Flitwick that he ought to ask your classmate (and
resolve to tell your classmate that if he doesn’t tell the truth, you
will)

Which would you rather be?

Which would you rather be?
Trusted
Liked
Imitated
Praised
Feared
Envied

If you could have any power, which would you choose?

If you could have any power, which would you choose?
The power to read minds
The power of invisibility
The power of superhuman strength
The power to speak to animals
The power to change the past
The power to change your appearance at will

You come across a locked door. What do you do?

You come across a locked door. What do you do?
Kick it down
Pick the lock
Search for the key
Knock

Moon or Stars?

Moon or Stars?
Moon
Stars

Four boxes are placed before you. Which would you try and open

Four boxes are placed before you. Which would you try and open
The small tortoiseshell box, embellished with gold, inside which
some small creature seems to be squeaking
The gleaming jet black box with a silver lock and key, marked
with a mysterious rune that you know to be the mark of Merlin
The ornate golden casket, standing on clawed feet, whose
inscription warns that both secret knowledge and unbearable
temptation lie within
The small pewter box, unassuming and plain, with a scratched
message upon it that reads ‘I open only for the worthy'

Which of the following would you most hate people to call you?

Which of the following would you most hate people to call you?
Ordinary
Ignorant
Cowardly
Selfish

Given the choice, would you rather invent a potion that would guarantee you:

Given the choice, would you rather invent a potion that would guarantee you:
Glory
Wisdom
Love
Power