Harry Potter House Quiz: Let the Sorting Hat Decide Where You Belong!

Harry Potter House Quiz

We all heard of the most famous J.K. Rowling story. When she had the incredible thought of creating the ‘Harry Potter’ book series, she took a train going from Manchester City to London.

Did you know that she only needed a long ride to outline the general plot of the story almost instantly?

When you read the books (or watch the movies), the first thing that will catch attention is the fact that there are four houses in Hogwarts.

Each house represents specific ideas, so it’s only natural for fans to wonder to which one they belong. Well, take this Harry Potter House Quiz, and you shall find out!

  • Question of

    Which fault do you hate the most when you notice it in people?

    • Cowardice
    • Stupidity and unwillingness to learn
    • Dishonesty
    • Laziness
  • Question of

    Which pet would you bring with you to Hogwarts?

    • Owl
    • Cat
    • Toad
    • I don’t like pets, nor do I want to take care of one
  • Question of

    In the event of a troll attack, which item would you save first?

    • The cure for dragon pox
    • 1000-year old student records
    • An old book that’s full of strange runes
    • A magical golden necklace
  • Question of

    What’s your one must-achieve goal before you die?

    • I want to be surrounded by lifelong friends when it’s time to go
    • I want to learn everything there is to learn
    • I want to achieve success and travel around the world
    • I want to be filthy rich
  • Question of

    What would you see in the Mirror of Erised?

    • I’d see myself surrounded by a LOT OF FRIENDS
    • I’d see myself with all the knowledge in the world
    • I’d see myself living the life and exploring the world
    • I’d see myself surrounded by money and servants
  • Question of

    What’s your ideal career?

    • Firefighter
    • Teacher
    • Lawyer
    • Governor
  • Question of

    What would you do if you see a group of big guys bullying a nerd?

    • I’d stand up to the bullies, even if I end up in the hospital
    • I’d sympathize with the nerd, but I’d probably just walk by because I’m a nerd myself
    • I’d try to find the nerd and talk with him afterward
    • I’d laugh!
  • Question of

    Which of these professions do you like the most?

    • Agent
    • Screenwriter
    • Lawyer
    • Movie Star
  • Question of

    What do you do when you want to flirt with someone you like?

    • I don’t flirt. I just tell them that I like them!
    • I try to have deep conversations with them
    • I tell them some of my witty jokes
    • I deliver a cheesy pickup and wink *winks*
  • Question of

    What was your favorite extracurricular in high school?

    • Student club
    • Debate team
    • Sports team
    • Student government
  • Question of

    What would you do if you got out of the store just to find out you were a little undercharged?

    • I’d go back to the store and pay the difference
    • I’d tell them about it next time I’m there
    • I wouldn’t worry about it if it’s just a few cents/dollars off
    • I’d thank my luck!
  • Question of

    What’s your role in group trips?

    • I’m usually in charge of everything
    • I participate in the planning as the backup leader
    • I follow the leader and give out my opinion when needed
    • I just relax because I participate in group trips not to worry, but to enjoy my time
  • Question of

    What would you do if, by the end of year exams, you notice that a classmate is using an enchanted quill?

    • Pursue the classmate to admit what they’d done
    • Tell on them immediately, because cheating is wrong
    • Probably nothing, simply because I’m the top student anyway
    • Give them a high five because they managed to sneak an enchanted quill into the exam!
  • Question of

    What do you do when someone bullies you?

    • I stand up to them, of course!
    • I don’t give them much thought. I have better things to do (hint: hit the library)
    • I’d cry and never tell anyone about it
    • I’d tell my father, who’ll probably kill them in their sleep
  • Question of

    You’d feel really bad and hurt if someone called you:

    • Unkind
    • Ignorant
    • Boring
    • Weak
  • Question of

    How often do you cheat in class?

    • Does sharing answers and trying to help friends count as cheating?
    • NEVER
    • I try to avoid cheating, but sometimes, it’s the only way to stay afloat
    • Well, whenever I get the chance
  • Question of

    If you’re a student at Hogwarts, and you receive a Howler, it would probably be because you:

    • Snuck into the Forbidden Forest at night
    • Got caught in the library after hours
    • Come on, now! I’d never get a Howler because I do nothing wrong
    • Got caught cheating in an exam
  • Question of

    When creating a PowerPoint presentation for a class project, how does the process usually go?

    • I usually take charge of everything, assign the roles of everyone, but end up doing all the work
    • Although I do most of the research and writing, others tend to make it flashy
    • I try to do a bit of everything
    • I tend to do as little as possible. Otherwise, what’s the point of being in a group?
  • Question of

    How do you imagine a great summer vacation?

    • Catching up with old friends
    • Summer school, of course!
    • Just relaxing on the porch with a good book in hand
    • A vacation that includes sky diving, parachuting, and everything in between!
  • Question of

    To which of the following Dumbledore quotes do you relate the most?

    • “It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.”
    • “Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.”
    • “Pity the living, and above all, those who live without love.”
    • “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.”
  • Question of

    How would you describe your relationships with your closest friends?

    • I love my friends, and I’d do anything for them!
    • I only have a few friends who I truly trust with my life
    • I don’t make new friends that often
    • I only befriend those who can help me succeed
  • Question of

    Of which skill are you proud the most?

    • My ability to make new friends
    • My ability to learn anything fast
    • My ability to keep secrets
    • My ability to control people and get what I want
  • Question of

    Where would you go during Saturday nights in Hogwarts?

    • I’d go out exploring the Forbidden Forrest
    • I’d spend them in the library, obviously!
    • Probably the kitchens
    • I’d head to the Room of Requirement
  • Question of

    Which of the following goblets would you choose?

    • The mysterious black liquid
    • The smooth, tricky, purple drink that smells of chocolate
    • The sparkling, foaming, silvery liquid
    • The ever-shining golden liquid
  • Question of

    How would you like to be known to future generations?

    • The Good
    • The Wise
    • The Brave
    • The Greatest of all
  • Question of

    What are you looking forward to learning in Hogwarts?

    • Everything there is to know about magical creatures and how to befriend them
    • Well, everything!
    • Transfiguration
    • Hexes and jinxes
  • Question of

    Which road tempts you the most?

    • The mysterious road through the forest
    • The sunny, grassy road
    • The ill-lit road through the city at night
    • The road going through my family-named street
  • Question of

    What would you do if you were trapped in a burning building?

    • I’d try to help any friend who’s in building
    • I’d probably try to save people. I’m not sure, though!
    • If I can save anyone, I’d do it, but only if there’s no danger to my life
    • I’d save my skin, of course!
  • Question of

    What would you do if your parents wouldn’t let you go to an enormous wizard banquet?

    • I’d sneak out. They’ll never know.
    • I’d stay home, of course. They know what’s best for me.
    • I’d stay home and give them the silent treatment.
    • I’d whine until they let me go.
  • Question of

    Which color do you like the most?

    • Red
    • Blue
    • Yellow
    • Green
  • Question of

    When your friends describe you, they say that you’re:

    • Brave
    • Smart
    • Kind
    • Ambitious
  • Question of

    What scares you the most?

    • Being lonely
    • Looking stupid
    • Having a boring life
    • Losing all of my money
  • Question of

    How do you prepare for big exams?

    • I study with my friends
    • I study day and night in the library
    • I study through application, because that’s how I learn best
    • I look into the best ways to cheat in an exam
  • Question of

    Which pastime would you adopt at Hogwarts?

    • Daydreaming
    • Reading and writing
    • Camping in the wild
    • Shopping
  • Question of

    What would you save if your house in on fire?

    • My pet
    • My favorite book
    • My guitar
    • My family heirloom
  • Question of

    Choose an element:

    • Water
    • Earth
    • Air
    • Fire
  • Question of

    What movie genre do you prefer?

    • Mystery/Thriller
    • Documentaries
    • Action/Adventure
    • Romantic Comedy
  • Question of

    Which magical item would you use the most?

    • A Wand
    • A Cauldron
    • Spoken Spells
    • Magical Objects
  • Question of

    How good are you at keeping secrets?

    • I’d take any secret with me to the grave
    • Pretty good
    • I’m good at keeping secrets, but I don’t like them
    • For me, secrets are loans I can gain interest on
  • Question of

    Finally, which Hogwarts House do you personally prefer?

    • Gryffindor
    • Ravenclaw
    • Hufflepuff
    • Slytherin

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